State troopers seize 182 pounds of pot during traffic stop on I-80 in Seward County

Nebraska State Patrol troopers have seized 182 pounds of marijuana following a traffic stop on Interstate 80 in Seward County. About 1:50 p.m. Thursday, a trooper spotted an eastbound 201... Read More

PERU - The Peru State football team will conclude their spring workouts with the annual "Blue and White" scrimmage tonight (Friday) at 8 p.m. at the Oak Bowl in Peru. Steve Schneider, going into his eighth season as the Bobcats' head coach, announ... Read More

ARNOLD—Another earthquake has been recorded in the Custer County area near Arnold, 31 km east southeast of Stapleton. The 3.3 magnitude earthquake occurred at approximately 8:15 a.m. on Thursday, according to the United State Geological Survey (USG... Read More

BEATRICE – A judge has given both sides time to submit written arguments in a Gage County District Court bench trial over a zoning dispute. Gage County’s denial of a permit for an anhydrous ammonia operation is being challenged by Holtmeier Br... Read More

BEATRICE – Local police arrested a man overnight on suspicion of driving while intoxicated and domestic assault. Beatrice officers were called to the two-hundred block of North Bell Street, on a report of an assault.  Officers arriving on scene... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY – Otoe County Sheriff’s Deputy Brian Briley has had some busy mornings this week with the discovery of methamphetamine and three pounds of marijuana in separate traffic stops. On Thursday, Deputy Briley clocked a Mazda Tribute wi... Read More

BEATRICE – A preliminary hearing has been scheduled for a Beatrice man charged with attempted murder. 33-year-old Nathan King is charged in the shooting of Boston Bieler, at a rural Beatrice home, last March 11th. King appeared with his attor... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY – Three sheriff deputy cruisers were rammed following a high speed chase on Highway 2 Thursday evening. Fremont County sheriff’s deputies initiated the chase of 39-year-old Jay Rickman. The pursuit was overtaken by an Otoe County... Read More

BEATRICE -  A Beatrice man was taken to the local hospital Thursday after his leg was pinned by an overturned tractor. Beatrice Fire and Rescue personnel were sent to the area of 25th and Court in the east part of the city, at around 3:38 p.m.  ... Read More

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The University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s chancellor on Thursday proposed $2.9 million in cuts from UNL’s budget in 2018-19. Ronnie Green’s plan includes eliminating the electronics engineering bachelor’s degree and the Center for Instructional... Read More