Sheriff Says Burglary Suspect Caught After High-Speed Pursuit

FALLS CITY – The Richardson County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a burglary suspect. A press release says 20-year-old Bryant Jorn “was caught in the act of burglary” at a Richardso... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY — Nebraska's new tourism marketing campaign concedes that the state is a bit boring, yet hopes to lure travelers by highlighting that you can escape noisy cities in the state and create your own fun. "Nebraska Nice," the old tou... Read More

POTTER - Students at a junior and senior high school in the Nebraska Panhandle were served chili with kangaroo meat mixed with beef without their knowing, according to a release from Potter-Dix Public Schools. Head Cook Kevin Frei said he added th... Read More

BEATRICE – Some needy Beatrice elementary students will be able to stay warm, this fall and winter season.  Wednesday, the Beatrice Fire Department and the local Knights of Columbus chapter handed out free coats to kids, at Paddock Lane Elementary... Read More

TALLAHASSEE, FL — Nebraska crews are coming home after helping restore power to some Florida Panhandle communities struck by Hurricane Michael. The Lincoln Electric System announced on Twitter Wednesday that the mutual aid crews it sent to Tallaha... Read More

BEATRICE – Over one-hundred state employees were recognized Wednesday at the Beatrice State Developmental Center.  The Nebraska Department of Administrative Services 2018 Recognition events are being held this week and next, in seven cities.  Lie... Read More

LINCOLN — Eric Ramos, accused of killing a fellow inmate during a prison riot in 2017, will face a new trial in a new location following a mistrial this summer. Ramos is accused in the murder of Michael Galindo, who was found dead after inmates... Read More

A Lincoln woman charged with first-degree sexual assault of a 14-year-old boy told a Cass County sheriff's deputy that the two shared a marijuana joint before going into the bedroom of a Plattsmouth home. Janelle L. Carlson, 39, surrendered to aut... Read More

Omaha, NE.—In their first of three debates Democrat Kara Eastman and Republican Congressman Don Bacon couldn't see eye to eye on almost anything. From taxes and health care to immigration and abortion both stood with their parties. (Watch for Y... Read More

BEATRICE – Southeast Community College is getting a jump on considering tuition and fees, preparing to convert from a quarter, to a semester system in the fall of 2019. Tuesday, the SCC Board, meeting in Falls City, reviewed information and a pl... Read More

OSMOND, NE — Three students are in the hospital after a school bus and semi-trailer collision Tuesday afternoon. Osmond Rescue received a call of a semi-trailer rear-ending a school bus around 3:00 on Highway 20 two miles east of Osmond.  The Ne... Read More