Iowa Fugitives Arrested In Otoe County

NEBRASKA CITY – A Nebraska state trooper arrested four fugitives on felony warrants out of Iowa in Otoe County on Monday. Andrew Lawhon, 20, and Jonathan Duzenberry, 23, both of Centerville, Iowa... Read More

Probation Shifts Along With Otoe County Judges

NEBRASKA CITY – State probation is making changes to coincide with recent legislative action that moved Otoe County to the first judicial district. The county’s district court had previously been linked to Sarpy and Cass counties in District 2... Read More

Man Rescued From Overturned Mower

NEBRASKA CITY -  Nebraska City Fire and Rescue responded to Steamwagon Road near Arbor Lodge Tuesday morning on a report of a lawn mower on top of a man. Firefighters arrived to find the man trapped. With assistance of Lied Lodge and Conference C... Read More

Louisiana motorist gets 5 years for injuring camping bicyclist in southwest Iowa

SIDNEY, Iowa (AP) — A Louisiana man has been given five years in prison for injuring a bicyclist who was camping after a ride in Iowa. Court records say Danny Cardin of Homer Louisiana was sentenced Monday in Fremont County Courthouse ... Read More

American Legion Seeks Help For Memorial Day Flags

NEBRASKA CITY – The American Legion is seeking volunteers to put up flags around the courthouse at 6 a.m. on Monday, May 28. The flags will be taken down later that day at 3 p.m. Help is also needed erecting flags at Wyuka Cemetery on May 25.... Read More

Falls City Police Prepare For Electronic Tickets

FALLS CITY – Falls City Police Chief Duane Armbruster announced a grant to implement eCitations and said officers will begin issuing electronic tickets within a year. The $12,259 Crime Commission grant will help purchase scanners, computers and ... Read More

Falls City Hires Officers, Approve Water Contract For Indian Cave

FALLS CITY – The Falls City City Council  hired a new police officer and approved  a water contract for service to Indian Cave State Park at its meeting Monday. Police Chief Duane Armbruster said the hiring of Gloria Perez will bring the polic... Read More

Holtzman Wins Republican Nomination For County Board

AUBURN – The Nemaha County elections office announced Monday morning the winner of the Republican nomination for the district 3 seat on the county board. Incumbent Marvin Bohling and challenger Larry Holtzman were tied at 104 votes each at the c... Read More

1 of 4 girls injured in Cass County tubing accident sustained head injuries, sheriff says

A 47-year-old Omaha man was ticketed on suspicion of negligent driving after four girls were injured while tubing on Lake Waconda in Cass County. The girls, three of whom are 13 and one who is 15, were taken to the Nebraska Medical Cente... Read More

Iowa man, 28, is sentenced to jail in 2017 crash that killed Nebraska motorcyclist

A 28-year-old Iowa man has been sentenced to more than eight months in jail for a crash last year that claimed the life of a motorcyclist. Michael E. Bauman of Rock Rapids was sentenced Thursday in Cass County, Nebraska, to 250 days in jail. He h... Read More

Four juveniles injured while tubing on Lake Waconda in Cass County

Four juveniles were taken to an Omaha hospital after being injured while tubing Saturday on Lake Waconda in Cass County. The incident occurred about 5 p.m. when the four juveniles were riding on a large inner tube behind a powerboat ne... Read More