Falls City Firefighters Schedule Soup Supper

FALLS CITY – The Falls City Volunteer Fire Department is hosting its annual soup supper at 1820 Towle Street on Oct. 7. Firefighters will serve chili, vegetable beef, chicken noodle soup and dess... Read More

Falls City Hosting

FALLS CITY – Falls City is hosting its Cobblestone Beach Bash Aug. 23 to 26th. In keeping with the annual Cobblestone Festival’s theme this year, businesses are encouraged to wear beach gear at work on Thursday. The firemen’s fishing cont... Read More

Falls City Cuts Overnight WiFi Near Public Library

FALLS CITY – Taking Back Our Community hailed the city's  move to scale back overnight wireless Internet connection on the grounds of the public library. Stan Coupe asked City Clerk Gary Jorn for an update on the WiFi hours. Jorn: “You guy... Read More

Bindle Places Emergency Services At Top Of Falls City Priorities

FALLS CITY – News Channel Nebraska caught up with Falls City mayor candidate Shawna Bindle at the National Night Event at Stanton Lake. Bindle: “I think this community is great. I’ve worked in EMS for over 20 years, so, the fact that our com... Read More

Sheriff Reports 700 Weapon Violations At Courthouse

FALLS CITY – The Richardson County Sheriff’s Office reports the discovery of over 700 weapon violations since it stationed at metal detector and deputy at the courthouse entrance. Violations include knives, ammo, guns, pepper spray and other c... Read More

Police Say Burglary Suspect Fled Through City Park

FALLS CITY – A Falls City man, who is currently set for arraignment on a burglary charge, has been arrested on new allegations of theft and driving a stolen van through a city park to avoid arrest. The Richardson County Sheriff’s Office report... Read More

Drive-Thru Job Fair Planned At Falls City

FALLS CITY – Falls City is offering a new tool for job seekers, a drive-thru job fair. Kari Janssen of the Nebraska Department of Labor says every job seeker that drives through the parking lot of the Falls City Library from 3 to 5 p.m. on Sept.... Read More

Falls City Packs Activities For Kids Into National Night Out

FALLS CITY – Falls City celebrated the 35th anniversary of National Night Out at a new location and with an extra emphasis on interaction between police, first responders and kids. The event featured free hot dogs, helicopter landing, fire escap... Read More

Falls City Man Urges Hands-Free Technology For Police Cell Phones

FALLS CITY – Falls City resident Lonnie Blevins urged the city council Monday to equip police with hands-free phone technology to reduce distractions by cellular phones. He said wireless technology, such as Bluetooth, is widely available in Amer... Read More

EDGE May Participate In Talent Recruitment Campaign

FALLS CITY – Becky Cromer of Falls City EDGE updated the Falls City council Monday on quarterly activities including a corporate visit to Falls City Foods. The pet food processor announced its new Falls City location in 2017 and gave Falls City ... Read More

Higher Pay Proposed For Falls City Council

FALLS CITY – Councilwoman Judy Murphy suggested a pay raise for the mayor and city council members at Monday’s meeting. Murphy advised more than doubling the mayor’s yearly salary from $2,600  to $5,400 and a 40 percent increase for city co... Read More