Ohio man charged with first-degree murder in shooting death of 18-year-old Iowa woman

A 27-year-old Ohio man was charged Wednesday with first-degree murder in connection with the shooting death of an 18-year-old Iowa woman in Glenwood, Iowa. Mark Alan Troutman of Sylvania,... Read More

AUBURN - An Oct. 13 preliminary hearing is scheduled for an Auburn man accused of sexual assault of a child. In a complaint filed Monday, Charles M. Smith, 26, is charged with the sexual assault of an 11-year-old girl on Aug. 20. Court records ... Read More

BEATRICE – Over 450 students from 13 area schools had the opportunity to attend the 5th annual Explore-It Career Fair at Southeast Community College Tuesday morning. Students were able to talk to 35 different employers in fields that interested the... Read More

SHUBERT - There will be no shortage of Halloween activities this year at Indian Cave State Park. The events start on October 7th with a trick-or-treat event taking place from 6-8 p.m. with a cost of only $2 for children. This will allow you to tri... Read More

SIDNEY - On Tuesday night the Fremont County Sheriff’s Office received a call of an overturned vehicle in a farm pond located at 3021 165th St. north of Anderson, Iowa. A  green 1997 Dodge Ram 1500 pickup was recovered from the water at the sc... Read More

MADISON - Blood taken from a Norfolk man accused of vehicular homicide will be allowed as evidence at his upcoming trial. In a decision filed Tuesday, Madison County District Court Judge Mark Johnson overruled four motions to suppress blood and ur... Read More

COLUMBUS - One person was hospitalized Wednesday morning  after hitting a parked car and launching it into a neighboring yard. Columbus Police say a man was driving a red Pontiac Catalina westbound on 6th Street when he rear-ended a ford explorer... Read More

State election officials credited social media giant Facebook for prompting nearly 10,000 Nebraska voters to register online over the weekend. On Friday, Facebook posted nationwide registration reminders on the news feeds of users 18 and... Read More

The Nebraska Farm Bureau is coming out in opposition to a 369-million dollar bond issue from Southeast Community College. Farm Bureau president Steve Nelson says the project's ultimate goals aren't clearly spelled out, but one thing is clear, its 369... Read More

It is a Tuesday afternoon practice at Winside High School and everything seems normal in the small northeast Nebraska town, however, it is anything but. The Class D-2 eight-man football squad is down to just 11 players, including three freshmen, than... Read More

ODELL - The history between these two teams is pretty well known in Southeast Nebraska, and they both can play some pretty good volleyball. After the Lady Griffins won the first match of the season between Diller-Odell and Johnson-Brock on September ... Read More