Cook Woman Suspected Of Role In Undercover Drug Buy

NEBRASKA CITY – A Cook woman has been arrested as the result of an undercover drug operation conducted by the Nebraska State Patrol. Court records say a confidential informant provided $110 of un... Read More

Lincoln fire officials were investigating a fatal house fire that occurred early Thursday just south of the University of Nebraska’s East Campus. Fire officials said they could not release the name or age of the person who died in the ... Read More

When it comes to science education in Nebraska and Iowa, the test tube is half full, according to results of a national science test released Thursday. Both states placed in the upper third of the country for science proficiency on the 2015 Nation... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Nebraska prison officials say a prison staff member has been assaulted by an inmate. A news release from the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services says the assaulted occurred Wednesday afternoon at the maximum security ... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - Southeast Community College’s new learning centers in Nebraska City and Plattsmouth were credited Wednesday for opening new opportunities for life-long learning and workforce development. Following a ribbon cutting at Nebraska Ci... Read More

COLUMBUS - A local man is scheduled to be sentenced for physically abusing his girlfriend's baby. Twenty-four-year-old Francisco Villatoro plead no contest to misdemeanor negligent child abuse, false reporting, and attempted tampering with a wi... Read More

A 14-year-old boy died Monday after being thrown from an all-terrain vehicle in a bean field near Hamburg, Iowa, the Fremont County Sheriff’s Office reported. A Sheriff’s Office press release said Cameron Owen was operating the ATV w... Read More

LINCOLN — The secretary of state has discontinued radio advertisements about Nebraska’s death penalty referendum after a complaint by a group that opposes capital punishment. Secretary of State John Gale and the Nebraska Broadcasters... Read More

LINCOLN — Deer are more active this time of the fall. Crops are being harvested and deer breeding season is in full swing. The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission has suggestions to help drivers avoid deer-vehicle accidents and lessen the risk o... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY, NE - The Lourdes Central Catholic football team finished with one loss in 2015, but was eliminated at home by Bloomfield in the first round of the Class D1 State Football Playoffs. The Knights played only two teams with winning reco... Read More

BEATRICE – The Nebraska District One Probation office in Beatrice is set to become one of state’s latest reporting centers, early next month. An open house is scheduled at the probation office, November 7th, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.  The office ... Read More