Nebraska attorney general wants to inform public on marijuana risk as state senators push legalization

LINCOLN, NE - Medical marijuana continues to be a key issue facing the Nebraska Legislature this session. In December, Nebraska senators Adam Morfeld and Anna Wishart created the Nebraskans for Sen... Read More

Washington County KS investigating hit-and-run

WASHINGTON, KS - The Washington County Sheriff's Office is investigating a hit-and-run accident which occurred on Friday. The accident occurred on U.S. Highway 36 just east of Yankee Road. The hit-and-run vehicle is a newer model, grey Chevrolet... Read More

Wilber-Clatonia student in critical condition following sledding accident

WILBER, NE -  A junior at Wilber-Clatonia High School suffered a serious head injury after he was involved in a sledding incident on Saturday. The Superintendent for Wilber-Clatonia Public Schools, Ray Collins, told several media outlets Monday t... Read More

Fairbury turns 150 this year, 'Early Settlements' program Sunday marked start of celebrations

FAIRBURY, NE - Fairbury turns 150 years old this year, and the city has already begun to celebrate the landmark birthday. On Sunday, the Fairbury City Museum hosted "Early Settlements of Jefferson County, Nebraska," a program focusing on the earl... Read More

Nebraska's political elite celebrate Ricketts' re-election and the state at inaugural ball

LINCOLN — The state’s political elite laid aside their partisan differences Saturday night to celebrate the election of Republican Pete Ricketts to a second term as governor. Almost 2,000 people dined on flank steak covered with a mu... Read More

Five people injured in three-vehicle crash in Lincoln

Five people were injured Saturday — two with potentially life-threatening injuries — in a three-vehicle collision in Lincoln, police said. They were taken to Bryan Medical Center's west campus and were still being evaluated Saturday evening, L... Read More

Learn about Nebraska fisheries management at public informational meetings

LINCOLN, Neb. – Anglers can learn about the status of Nebraska fisheries by attending one of seven public informational meetings this winter. Attendees will hear a presentation by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission on current and future projec... Read More

Fairbury street crews preparing for weekend snow

FAIRBURY, NE - A large swath of southeast Nebraska could be looking at significant snowfall this weekend. That means city crews around the area are preparing to deploy plows and trucks if necessary. In Fairbury, a snow emergency is only declar... Read More

Crete's Tuxedo Park to receive improvements, upgrades

CRETE, NE - The Crete City Council approved the design and location of the new restroom facility in Tuxedo Park at a regular meeting earlier this month. Building plans include men's and women's restrooms and ADA accessible water fountains in a bu... Read More

Create your promposal: Legally Prom returns in March

NEBRASKA CITY - The Legally Prom Committee has raised over $30,000 for Nebraska City organizations during the first three years of the event, including donations to the ballfield concession stand and Safe Ride Shuttle. Legally Prom originally star... Read More

26-year-old Lincoln police officer bought alcohol for teenage girlfriend, authorities say

A 26-year-old Lincoln police officer has been cited on suspicion of buying alcohol for a minor — his 19-year-old girlfriend, according to the Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office. The Sheriff’s Office investigated the case at the request of... Read More