Republicans Defend Democrat Krist Against 'Gotcha' Politics

Omaha  NE.--Half a dozen Republicans are among 21 current and former state lawmakers signing a letter backing Democrat Bob Krist against personal charges leveled by the GOP. The Nebraska Republica... Read More

Cyber Experts Working With City of Beatrice, on Aftermath of Computer Hack

BEATRICE – Working with cyber security experts, the City of Beatrice is hoping to ward off another computer hacking that disabled city computers and phone systems, this week. Mayor Stan Wirth said on KWBE, Thursday, that the city was likely a ra... Read More

Ricketts 'Knew' About Krist Videos But...

Omaha, NE.—In an exclusive interview with News Channel Nebraska, Gov. Pete Ricketts says when it comes to three controversial videos regarding his Democratic rival, State Sen. Bob Krist, Ricketts knew about the videos before they were released by t... Read More

Beatrice Heartland Foods, to Become Russ's Market

BEATRICE - A Nebraska grocery company will be taking over a Beatrice food store.  Heartland Foods along East Court Street will become a Russ’s Market Store, with the transaction expected to be completed next month. Pat Raybould, president of Li... Read More

Southeast Community College Planning For Switch to Semester System

BEATRICE – One of the last higher education institutions in the region using the quarter-system….Southeast Community College will begin using a semester calendar, beginning in the fall of 2019. August 26th of next year is the conversion date... Read More

Senator Laura Ebke says medical marijiuana laws in Nebraska should be reexamined

A cannabidiol oil study authorized by the Nebraska Legislature in 2015 has shown the majority of 23 patients in the study have benefited from the cannabis derivative, according to a report from the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Patients i... Read More

Johnson County Central tailback Josh Bailey would rather run you over than make you miss

TECUMSEH - A freshman, sophomore, three juniors and a senior are paving the way along the offensive line for senior running back Josh Bailey to run for 951 yards and 12 touchdowns in just four games for the Johnson County Central football team. Ce... Read More

Minor Injuries When Car Rolls Over, into Soybean Field

BEATRICE – A female driver was transported for medical treatment after her car went off U.S. Highway 77 south of Beatrice and rolled, apparently while avoiding a semitrailer truck that had turned onto the highway in front of her. The accident ha... Read More

1,000 pounds of marijuana seized in Sarpy County

Authorities found 1,000 pounds of marijuana after a traffic stop in Sarpy County early Wednesday morning. A Sarpy County sheriff's deputy pulled over a van on Interstate 80 south of Harrison Street/Giles Road exit about 2:30 a.m., according to a p... Read More

Phones Back On......Computer Systems, Not

BEATRICE – City government phones in Beatrice are working again… :13                  “might come up” Beatrice Police Chief Bruce Lang says computers, are another matter. :17                 ... Read More

Southeast Community College Projects Moving Forward

BEATRICE - Southeast Community College has set the guaranteed maximum price it will pay for construction of a new student dining hall, on the Beatrice Campus. The SCC Board, meeting in Milford Tuesday, set that figure at about $3.87 million. SCC A... Read More