Body of Man Recovered from Lake McConaughy

LINCOLN, Neb. (NGPC) – The body of a Littleton, Colorado man was recovered from Lake McConaughy on Aug. 20. At 11:19 a.m. Mountain time, the Lake McConaughy Dive Rescue (LMDR) team was paged to a... Read More

Charles Logan stands on Omaha’s street corners holding a sign. He’s not asking for money, but trying to embarrass those who do. The 66-year-old’s sign states, “If you need money, get a job and go to work! Get a job!” ... Read More

BEATRICE, Nebraska — Fickle weather made for suspenseful eclipse viewing Monday at Homestead National Monument of America. As the moon slid in front of the sun, thick clouds hung above the masses assembled, causing some to leave for clearer ecl... Read More

COLUMBUS - A Columbus man was arrested after allegedly sexually assaulting a juvenile over a three year period. Columbus Police arrested a 42-year-old local man on August 16th. A juvenile reported to police that the man had touched her inapprop... Read More

COLUMBUS - A Columbus man has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a child. Little details are currently available, but police records say a 42-year-old Columbus man was arrested for 3rd Degree Sexual Assault of a Child. The man was ... Read More

COLUMBUS - Two locals were arrested in an armed robbery from Wednesday at a downtown Columbus bar. Malinda Honea, 29, and Devin Piper, 21, were both arrested on multiple charges, after Honea allegedly robbed a bartender at gunpoint. Court records ... Read More

BEATRICE - Residents of the Kensington Senior Living Center in downtown Beatrice were right in the middle of one of the busier intersections during eclipse traffic, but residents and staff got the chance to chat with a lot of visitors from all over t... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - Amy Allgood of Nebraska City Tourism and Commerce called the turnout at the municipal airport for the Great American Eclipse on Monday fantastic. She spoke with News Channel Nebraska on the rim of totality. Allgood: “We’... Read More

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A former council member for the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska has been given probation for theft from the tribe's Iowa casino. Court records say 70-year-old Louis Houghton was sentenced Monday in U.S. District Court in Omaha to ... Read More

PERU - Peru State College’s plan to provide solar eclipse viewers to area schools got off to a rough start, but resulted in over 5,000 viewers distributed. The college provided viewers to students in Auburn, Falls City, HTRS, Johnson-Brock, Nebr... Read More