Nemaha County Remains Among Nebraska's Last Zoned

_informq.push(); AUBURN – Nemaha County commissioners offered differing views regarding countywide zoning that could impact people who want to build new houses in areas that rely on dirt ro... Read More

Girl Testifies Against Nebraska City Preacher At Evidence Hearing

NEBRASKA CITY – Otoe County Attorney David Partsch called a girl to testify Friday against a Nebraska City preacher charged with nine counts, including sexual assault of a child in 2016. The girl is not an alleged victim in the current case, but... Read More

Sheriff Released Wanted Poster For Kirkendall

FALLS CITY – The Richardson County Sheriff’s Office has posted a wanted poster for 43-year-old Travis Kirkendall. Kirkendall, whose last known address is in Falls City, has cases pending on allegations that include driving a stolen van through... Read More

Pioneers Announce #BeKind Awards At Open House

NEBRASKA CITY – Nebraska City school officials recognized students participating in the #BeKind movement during an open house at the newly remodeled central office building. The Pioneer choir group Expressions sang prior to the ribbon cutting ce... Read More

Missouri Driver Pulls In Front Of Freight Truck On Highway 50

PLATTSMOUTH – Sheriff William Brueggemann reports that a Missouri woman pulled in front of truck and semi-trailer at the intersection of highway 34 and 50 on Monday evening. 74-year-old Brenda Price of Missouri was southbound on Highway 50 in a ... Read More

November firearm season for deer opening Saturday in Nebraska

This Saturday, the November firearm season for whitetail deer opens in the state of Nebraska, and will remain open until Nov. 18. Matt Taylor, the game warden and conservation officer for Thayer, Fillmore and Jefferson Counties, expects a busy dee... Read More

Republicans Say Stakes High In Mid-Term Election

NEBRASKA CITY – Nebraskans will be making important decisions about the direction of the state and country in the Nov. 6 election, Nebraska Republican candidates said Thursday on visits to Plattsmouth and Nebraska City. Lt. Gov. Mike Foley said ... Read More

Grand Opening Held For New Hospital At Syracuse

SYRACUSE – Syracuse Area Health held a grand opening for its new hospital Thursday afternoon. Hospital President Michael Harvey said the new 73,000-square-foot facility, which includes a health clinic, was needed as hospital services expanded an... Read More

Sheriff Says Accidental Rifle Shot Injures Louisville Man

PLATTSMOUTH - Cass County Sheriff Wm. C. Brueggemann reports an injury after a gun accidentally discharged. Deputies and Louisville Rescue responded on Tuesday to a Mahoney Road residence, where a round from a rifle went through the living room wa... Read More

Nixon Chooses Bests Costume At NC's Trail of Treats

NEBRASKA CITY – Former U.S. President Richard Nixon was reportedly on hand for the Trail of Treats in downtown Nebraska City Wednesday. Nixon offered his picks for best costume. Nixon's press secretary said he was able to get official support... Read More

Clerk's Office Gets Halloween Send-Off In Otoe County

NEBRASKA CITY – It’s a scary time in county government by the looks of things. Halloween has come and the assessor’s office was represented by the haunted bride, a witch, and a bat, zombie and mummy. The treasurer’s office were the mini... Read More