NRA backs John Murante in Nebraska state treasurer's race, also endorses Ricketts and Evnen

Omaha mayoral challenger Taylor Royal tried to outflank State Sen. John Murante on gun rights in the race for Nebraska state treasurer. But the National Rifle Association sided Wednesday ... Read More

Despite national worries about intensifying drought in the south-central and southwest U.S., climatologists say there is no immediate threat of drought spreading into Nebraska. That said, southern Nebraska is the area of the state at gre... Read More

LINCOLN — A Douglas County District Court judge is among six applicants to replace Judge John Wright on the Nebraska Supreme Court. Wright, the senior member of the court, died in March after a long fight with cancer. He served 24 years on th... Read More

After 67 years Sgt. First Class Milton Beed returned home to be buried next to his family. Beed, who was killed in the Korean war could not be identified until recently through DNA testing. His death and the unknowing surrounding it was somethi... Read More

BROKEN BOW—A home away from home, the Brickstone Bed and Breakfast joined the Broken Bow Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday afternoon. A ribbon cutting took place next to the newly renovated pool area, complete with a diving board and a patio, fire pit... Read More

COLUMBUS - The Ramada burglar will be spending over a decade in prison after being sentenced in multiple cases. Jonathan Mally, 33, was sentenced to a minimum of 12 years and a maximum of 18 years in prison for a burglary back in October of 2017, ... Read More

COLUMBUS - A tree was planted at Lost Creek Elementary School, after a local 4th Grader won a drawing contest for the 811 dig hotline. Kyrstyn Long, as well as  the rest of her class and 8-11 year olds across the state,  submitted posters for th... Read More

SIDNEY – Fremont County Sheriff Kevin Aistrope said deputies were the target of an attempted murder Wednesday from a fleeing suspect. Tabor police alerted deputies to a fleeing vehicle that was the source of shots fired near the Fremont-Mills Hi... Read More

BEATRICE – With a booming prison population, Nebraska’s District Probation Offices and Reporting Centers are undertaking program efforts to turn felony offenders into productive citizens. Chief Southeast District Probation Officer, Jeremy Behr... Read More

BEATRICE – A Virginia, Nebraska resident is urging Gage County to get tougher on what he described as “an epidemic” of drug users stealing property for the money to feed their drug habit. James Libal commented before the Gage County Board We... Read More

DAVID CITY - A man was sentenced to probation after his felony charge was dropped in Butler County. Court documents say Jason Kunes, 41, of Columbus was charged with felony possession of a controlled substance and misdemeanor criminal mischief, wh... Read More