Students rejuvenating old tradition at Nebraska City High School

NEBRASKA CITY - It's been so long since Nebraska City High School has held a Homecoming Parade that current principal Brian Hoover, who began in his position in 1999, had no idea the school ever had o... Read More

Peru State selects Shenandoah native as Homecoming Parade Grand Marshal

PERU - The Peru State College Student Senate announced their selection of Carlos Harrison of Shenandoah, Iowa, as the Grand Marshal of the Homecoming Parade to be held on October 6. Harrison is a 1951 graduate and longtime supporter of Peru State Col... Read More

Keep NC Beautiful Organizing AppleJack Litter Campaign

NEBRASKA CITY – Keep Nebraska City Beautiful is planning a litter clean-up campaign through the AppleJack Festival. Administrator Brittany Szydelko  updated Rotarians Wednesday on the organization’s origins and its purpose. Szydelko: “Ba... Read More

Sheriff Says Facebook Post Depicts Domestic Assault

A Glenwood man sought by the Fremont County Sheriff’s Office has been arrested in Omaha. The sheriff's office sought the arrest of 22-year-old Marcus Pierce in connection with a Facebook post that appears to show a domestic assault. The sheri... Read More

Sheriff Says Kansas Man Made Threat With Knife

FALLS CITY – The Richardson County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Haysville, Kan., man involved in a pursuit across the Kansas border. A press release says 42-year-old Markus Totten was booked on charges of terroristic threats, use of a weapon to c... Read More

Falls City Search Yields Drug Arrest

FALLS CITY - After a two-week drug investigation, the Richardson County Sheriff’s Office served a search warrant in Falls City. Kenneth Kaster Jr., 57, was arrested for suspicion of distribution of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana... Read More

Former Clerk Says Facts Are Undisputed In Dismissal Case

NEBRASKA CITY  - Former city clerk Arnold Ehlers  has filed a motion for summary judgment in a case stemming from a city council vote in 2015 not to re-appoint him. The motion claims the city violated open meeting laws and retaliated against Ehl... Read More

Inmates Set For Hearings On Assault Charges

TECUMSEH – October court hearings are scheduled for Tecumseh State Correctional Institute inmates on assault charges. A preliminary hearing is set Oct. 3 for Cody Wilbourn, 27, who is serving a six-year sentence for burglary in Dawson County. ... Read More

Car Pulls In Front Of Truck At Plattsmouth Intersection

PLATTSMOUTH – A woman was taken to a trauma center Friday afternoon for injuries suffered in a Highway 75 accident at Plattsmouth. Officials at the scene said the woman was stopped in the turn lane on the highway waiting to turn left onto B Aven... Read More

'He's living the high life': Steak, ice cream on dying dog's bucket list

Life got rough for Parker this summer. The 4-year-old boxer mix was diagnosed with terminal cancer, then his owner abandoned him. But now with help from an Omaha rescue group and an Iowa kennel, he’s living it up. The rescue group, Helping... Read More

Missouri Women Arrested On Possession Charges

SIDNEY – Fremont County Sheriff Kevin Aistrope reports the arrest of two Missouri  women on possession charges. Deputies were called to Finders Keepers Antique Mall near the Nebraska City exit of Interstate 29. The sheriff says deputies arre... Read More