Tornadoes target Fremont County

Fremont County, Iowa, was at the heart of one of the most widely seen and videoed tornadoes Tuesday afternoon. The roofs of two houses outside of Farragut, north of Highway 2, were ripped... Read More

Police Say AK-47 Bandit who allegedly robbed Nebraska City Bank may be in custody

HELENA, Mont. -- Federal agents found homemade bombs in the Montana home of a man they suspect is the "AK-47 Bandit," who is wanted for a string of bank robberies and is accused of shooting at a Kansas state trooper, according to authorities and cour... Read More

Nebraska City High Schooler Heading to Europe for International Dog Agility Competition

NEBRASKA CITY - For as long as she can remember, dog agility competitions have been a part of Anna Gigstad's life. "My mom has been doing it for years and when I was a baby she'd have me in her backpack and I'd go to these events with her," says G... Read More

Emergency Services Maintains Power During Nebraska City Outage

NEBRASKA CITY – A lightning strike at 9:20 a.m. today knocked Nebraska City off of the electrical power grid. Nebraska  City Utilities used a “dark start” technique at its power plant to bring electrical power back up. Diesel fuel is used t... Read More

Concert, Hypnotist, Chainsaw Carver and More Planned for July's Nemaha County Fair

AUBURN, Neb. - The anticipation is rising for the Nemaha County Fair in Auburn. This year's fair, which is planned for July 13th-16th, will give the public two chances to see a hypnotist on Friday the 14th. Edward Wunder, a comedy stage hypnotist... Read More

SYRACUSE, NE - The Nebraska City American Legion Baseball team built a five-run lead in the fifth inning and held-off a late Springfield rally to win their first Southeastern Nebraska Baseball Conference championship in program history, 7-5, Sunday ... Read More

Old-fashioned Tecumseh soda fountain pays tribute to local heroes

TECUMSEH, Neb. — Thousands of eyes stare down at you while you sip your coffee or sodas at the Ramsey Family Fountain in Tecumseh. They are the eyes of more than 750 military service members from Johnson County, whose photographs have... Read More

SENBC Tournament: Nebraska City wins division, will play for conference title Sunday

FALLS CITY, NE - The Nebraska City American Legion Baseball team will try to win their first Southeastern Nebraska Baseball Conference Tournament title Sunday after claiming the Southern Division championship, 4-2, Friday over Syracuse at Southeast... Read More

State Patrol Under the Microscope Following NCN Investigation

Omaha, NE—Just days after a News Channel Nebraska investigation first reported questionable circumstances surrounding a deadly high speed state patrol chase, the patrol is getting a top to bottom "agency wide review." Gov. Pete Ricketts announci... Read More

Upcoming Solar Eclipse Could Major Boon for Falls City

FALLS CITY - The town of Falls City could soon see a flood of people as a rare solar eclipse is set to pass the city in August. "Hotels are booked, camping grounds are all booked, so we really just don't know how many people to expect, it could b... Read More

Johnson Father's Day Chicken Bar-B-Que Called A Success On Land And Sky

JOHNSON - Contributors to the “Johnson Rag” are calling the 53rd annual Johnson Father’s Day Chicken Bar-B-Que a success from every angle. Seth Moerer used his drone to get an aerial angle of 150 people gathered together to form a map of Neb... Read More