Pickup in Wrong Lane Sideswipes SUV, in West Beatrice

BEATRICE -  Police were testing a motorist for possible alcohol use after a sideswipe collision that blocked part of West Court in Beatrice during the five p.m. hour, yesterday. :25     ... Read More

Woman Serving Lancaster Prison Sentence, Receives Gage County Prison Term

BEATRICE – A 44-year-old woman serving a Lancaster County prison term, has had additional time tacked onto that sentence from Gage County. Ramona Stubben has been sentenced to concurrent prison sentences in Gage County District Court….20-to-36... Read More

UPDATE: Missing Woman in Fairbury Found Safe

FAIRBURY -  82-year-old Nyla Stanton of Fairbury who was missing earlier Wednesday afternoon has been found safe in Ohiowa. She was seen leaving the Jefferson Community Health Center around 1:30 p.m., driving 2013 Black Cadillac, and police repor... Read More

Santa Is Making Another Appearance Before Christmas

TABLE ROCK - If your kids still want to get their last Christmas wishes in to Santa, bring them to Table Rock Trade Day on Thursday, Dec. 22, from 5 - 7 p.m. Trade Day is being put on by Den's Country Meats and will be held at the new Table Rock f... Read More

Southeast Community College Purchasing Falls City Property

LINCOLN – Southeast Community College is purchasing slightly less than eight acres of property at the northwest edge of Falls City, where the school plans to construct a new learning center. The SCC Board of Governor’s approved having the coll... Read More

Seven-Term College Board Member Recognized

BEATRICE -  A Southeast Community College Board member who’s watched the college grow for nearly three decades, is retiring from the board at the end of this year. Ruth Johnson, of Lincoln, was recognized at her final SCC Board meeting, held in... Read More

Fairbury City Museum Shows Lots of History Can Come From a Small Town

FAIRBURY - For nearly 100 years, the Fairbury City Museum has shown residents and visitors what it's been like to be from Fairbury. In what began as a simple store front, the museum has grown into its location at 12th and Elm Streets. It's inside ... Read More

Endicott Home A 'Total Loss' After Monday Fire

ENDICOTT - An Endicott trailer home that was engulfed in flames Monday is a "total loss" according to Fairbury Rural Fire Department Chief Kenny Krause. Crews were called to the blaze shortly before noon and Krause said a significant part of the h... Read More

Still Standing, Awaiting Demolition

BEATRICE -  Bringing down a condemned building in downtown Beatrice may not be completed before the end of this year, but crews are doing preparation work for the demolition. The roof on the building at 407 Court Street collapsed in October, of 2... Read More

Beatrice Firefighters Summoned to Church Water Leak

BEATRICE -  An alarm company’s call sent Beatrice Firefighters to the Centenary United Methodist Church Monday night, where a sprinkler system malfunction happened. Beatrice Firefighter Mike Arterburn says department personnel were dispatched t... Read More

Ash Trees Marked, in Beatrice

BEATRICE -  The Public Properties Department of the City of Beatrice has begun marking ash trees on city property to be taken out, in advance of an insect that has a devastating effect on ash tree population. :14               ... Read More