Salem Woman Says Liming Acted In Her Defense

FALLS CITY – A Salem woman says 45-year-old James Liming was acting in her defense when he confronted men at her residence and fired shots into their vehicle. Sheriff deputies arrested Liming aft... Read More

BEATRICE - It has been one year since the ribbon was cut on the Southeast Community College Learning Center, at Hebron.  Tuesday, the SCC Board of Governors held their monthly meeting at the center, a repurposed former elementary school building on ... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. – Senators Jim Risch (R-ID), Joe Manchin (D-WV), Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) and Lamar Alexander (R-TN), introduced the Recovering America's Wildlife Act on Tuesday, July 17. The Recovering America’s Wildlife Act, if passed, would invest... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - The Flood Warning for the Missouri River in southeast Nebraska, southwest Iowa and northwest Missouri continues. The river will remain near flood stage until early Friday afternoon. Minor flooding is occurring and in the forecas... Read More

GRANT, Neb. - Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts will be among the attendees at the grand opening of Aurora Cooperative's new A-Stop 24 pump site north of Grant on Friday. The new gas station will provide E10, E15, E30, E85 and diesel around the clock. T... Read More

CHADRON, Neb. – Nebraska Game and Parks Commission officials have confirmed that a male mountain lion killed a domestic goat near Chadron in Dawes County. The goat’s owner contacted Game and Parks officials July 16 after finding the dead animal.... Read More

BEATRICE – The 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has rejected Gage County’s request to have the full court reconsider a three-judge panel’s ruling against the county, in the Beatrice Six case. Gage County Attorney Roger Harris says county su... Read More

COMSTOCK—Researchers have reason to believe that mammoths and mammoth hunters may have lived in the Custer County area thousands of years ago. An archaeological dig is underway this week south of Comstock. Local resident Bernie Kowalski and rese... Read More

BEATRICE – Construction of a new extended-stay hotel in north Beatrice is expected to begin next spring and be completed in time for opening in the spring of 2020. Recently, Beatrice Lodging LLC applied to make use of tax increment financing to ... Read More

BEATRICE – Beatrice Street crews have reopened Dorsey Avenue to travel, but a section of North 19th is now closed for construction.  Part of 19th is closed between Court and Lincoln Streets. New concrete surface is being installed. City Adminis... Read More

HEBRON, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a man checking cattle died after his utility vehicle overturned in southeast Nebraska. Thayer County Sheriff David Lee said Clayton Hergott, 37, was ejected and then trapped beneath the UTV after it went o... Read More