Eric Church will kick off his 2019 tour with back-to-back nights in Omaha

Country star Eric Church is doubling down. His 2019 tour will feature two nights of concerts in 18 cities. And we get to see it first. Church's tour will start with two shows on ... Read More

Four-State Thunderstorm Line Packs Gusty Winds

BEATRICE – A line of thunderstorms extending from central Kansas through Nebraska, Iowa and into Minnesota brought strong winds, some large hail and tree damage last night. Storm warnings were posted for several southeast and south-central Nebra... Read More

Council Bluffs woman arrested after police say she vandalized her ex's car and sent him photos

It sounds like something out of a country music revenge ballad. Police said a Council Bluffs woman carved an insult into a car driven by her ex-boyfriend — after she discovered he was with another woman — and then sent pictures of th... Read More

June trial date set for accused killer Aubrey Trail, whose request for a TV or radio is denied

LINCOLN — A man accused in the slaying of Lincoln store clerk Sydney Loofe is now scheduled to go on trial June 17. The trial date for Aubrey Trail, 52, was set Thursday after a brief court appearance in Saline County District Court in Wilber, ... Read More

Cyber Experts Working With City of Beatrice, on Aftermath of Computer Hack

BEATRICE – Working with cyber security experts, the City of Beatrice is hoping to ward off another computer hacking that disabled city computers and phone systems, this week. Mayor Stan Wirth said on KWBE, Thursday, that the city was likely a ra... Read More

Beatrice Heartland Foods, to Become Russ's Market

BEATRICE - A Nebraska grocery company will be taking over a Beatrice food store.  Heartland Foods along East Court Street will become a Russ’s Market Store, with the transaction expected to be completed next month. Pat Raybould, president of Li... Read More

Southeast Community College Planning For Switch to Semester System

BEATRICE – One of the last higher education institutions in the region using the quarter-system….Southeast Community College will begin using a semester calendar, beginning in the fall of 2019. August 26th of next year is the conversion date... Read More

Family tragedy forces Alan Jackson to postpone Omaha concert

Alan Jackson has postponed Friday’s concert at CHI Health Center in Omaha. The concert will be rescheduled, but a new date has not been announced. Jackson’s son-in-law, Ben Selecman, died in a fall last week. A lawyer marrie... Read More

Check your wallet, dresser drawer: $1 million lottery ticket sold in Belllevue expires soon

Check your wallet, sock drawer and glove compartment. The clock is ticking down on a Powerball ticket worth $1 million. The winning ticket was bought this spring at a Bellevue Kwik Shop, 2103 Capehart Road. Nebraska lottery off... Read More

Minor Injuries When Car Rolls Over, into Soybean Field

BEATRICE – A female driver was transported for medical treatment after her car went off U.S. Highway 77 south of Beatrice and rolled, apparently while avoiding a semitrailer truck that had turned onto the highway in front of her. The accident ha... Read More

1,000 pounds of marijuana seized in Sarpy County

Authorities found 1,000 pounds of marijuana after a traffic stop in Sarpy County early Wednesday morning. A Sarpy County sheriff's deputy pulled over a van on Interstate 80 south of Harrison Street/Giles Road exit about 2:30 a.m., according to a p... Read More