Sheriff Provides Update On Fremont County Car Theft Ring

SIDNEY – Fremont County Sheriff Kevin Aistrope is reporting three arrests linked to Monday night’s investigation into stolen vehicles and pursuit. The sheriff says the three are linked to a rin... Read More

Nemaha Board Approves 5 Percent Pay Raises

AUBURN - Nemaha County commissioners approved salary increase and elected board officers at their Jan. 10 meeting. Commissioners set salaries to include a 5 percent increase the next two years and 2.5 percent increases each year to 2022. The co... Read More

Rural Water District Seeks Help Locating Leak

NEBRASKA CITY - Officials from the Otoe County Rural Water District No. 1 are asking customers to help pinpoint a water leak. Ed Rowen said the water usage in the area has tripled over the last five days, but they have not found the leak. Rowen... Read More

Bone chilling cold this morning, sun tomorrow, significant snow by Sunday?

VALLEY/OMAHA -- A Wind Chill Advisory from Norfolk south to the Kansas border calls for wind chills from 15 below zero to near 30 below zero through noon today. A Wind Chill Warning has been issued north and west of Norfolk until noon today as foreca... Read More

Misuse Threatens Syracuse Brush Pile

SYRACUSE - The Syracuse City Council warned residents that they may lose the privilege of dumping yard waste in the brush pile. Kent Backer who hauls away debris from the cit burn pile says he will double his rate to $12,000 a year because of garb... Read More

Wary Over Robberies, Syracuse Bank Keeps Door Locked

SYRACUSE - Growing concerns in small communities that have a bank was topic of the Syracuse City Council’s first meeting of the year. Chief Deputy Mike Holland received a call from Councilman Alan Britton, who is also an officer at First Bank of... Read More

Watermeier Wants 10 Times More Property Tax Relief

LINCOLN -- State Sen. Dan Watermeier remarked on his proposal for $10 in property tax relief for every $1 in income tax relief in his weekly legislative update. He said tax cuts are proposed despite the lastest projection of a $173 million revenue... Read More

Wind chill values could reach 30 below zero Tuesday morning

The National Weather service office in Valley is keeping southeast Nebraska, southwest Iowa and northeast Kansas in a wind chill advisory until noon Tuesday. The advisory goes into effect at 5 p.m. this evening (Monday). Northwest Missouri has bee... Read More

Peru State Plans Martin Luther King Jr. Activities

PERU - Peru State College Council for Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion has announced a week of activities to celebrate social justice in remembrance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. beginning Monday, Jan. 15. Monday (1/15): Social Justice Ple... Read More

Peru State Hosts Museum of Nebraska Art Exhibits

PERU - Peru State College continues its sesquicentennial celebration this month by hosting two exhibits from the Museum of Nebraska Art - Kearney: Early Nebraska Women Artists and Charles Guildner: Rural Schoolhouses. The Peru State Art Gallery is... Read More

The sun is shining, but roads remain slick across the region

The snow appears to have moved out of the area, but it's still windy. Slick roads and sidewalks remain a concern. Hazardous travel conditions are expected throughout the day Thursday due to freezing drizzle/rain, stiff winds and snow across mo... Read More