Falls City Police Prepare For Electronic Tickets

FALLS CITY – Falls City Police Chief Duane Armbruster announced a grant to implement eCitations and said officers will begin issuing electronic tickets within a year. The $12,259 Crime Commission... Read More

Click It or Ticket Set For Falls City

FALLS CITY - The Richardson County Sheriff’s Office will be participating in the Click It or Ticket  Mobilization from May 21 to June 3. During this time, sheriff’s deputies will be working extra hours of overtime focusing on seatbelt violati... Read More

Highway 75 Work Planned At Falls City

FALLS CITY  - The Nebraska Department of Transportation is planning a $2 million project on Highway 75 in Falls City. Pavement repairs will be made on the highway in the project area and resurfacing is planned north of 19th Street. Lane closur... Read More

Rhodd Prevails In Primary For Falls City Mayor

FALLS CITY – Here are the unofficial results out of Richardson County. District 1 commisisoner John Caverzagie, 190, 75; Kala Richey, 62. Mayor of Falls City Carla Rhodd, 221 Shawna Bindle, 216 Judy Murphy, 206 Jonathan Kirk... Read More

Momentum Builds For World War I Memorial At Falls City

FALLS CITY – Councilman Don Ferguson told the city council Monday that the update to Falls City’s Legion Park is ready to begin phase one, which is the World War I memorial. He said a  Richardson Foundation grant is significant in reaching ha... Read More

Falls City Council Considers Day Care, Volleyball and Flower Cart Damage

FALLS CITY – The Falls City City Council is scheduled to meet at 6 p.m. today at city hall. The agenda includes a conditional use permit for a child daycare center on 16th Street and a bid to remove structures and trees from Barada Street. Co... Read More

Tornado Warning Short Lived For Richardson County

VERDON – The National Weather Service issued a tornado warning for central Richardson County Wednesday evening, but Emergency Management Director Brian Kirkendall  said it lasted only moments. Kirkendall said there were two storm spotters in th... Read More

Sacred Heart's Wertenberger receives Believers & Achievers scholarship

LINCOLN - Falls City Sacred Heart's Sara Wertenberger was one of eight Nebraska high school seniors awarded with the Believers & Achievers $500 scholarship from the Nebraska School Activities Association and U.S. Bank. The NSAA and U.S. Bank c... Read More

Schock, Wertenberger score medals at journalism championships

NORFOLK - A pair of Falls City Sacred Heart students competed in the Nebraska School Activities Association Journalism Championships this week at Northeast Community College in Norfolk. Junior Chloe Schock was third in Entertainment Review Writin... Read More

Falls City Council Considers Day Care, House Rehab

FALLS CITY – The Falls City City Council is scheduled to meet at 6 p.m. on Monday, April 16. The agenda includes citywide housing rehabilitation, conditional use permit for daycare center on Valley Avenue and the quarterly EDGE report. Mayor ... Read More

Peru Community Impact Plans April 27 Clean Up

PERU- Peru State College, the Peru Community Impact Group and the City of Peru are partnering together for the citywide cleanup on Friday, April 27. Volunteers on collection teams and flower planters can meet at the  Peru City Hall at 9 a.m. Truc... Read More