Syracuse Reacts To National

NEBRASKA CITY – The Otoe County Sheriff’s Office says a nationwide social media threat caused concern Thursday morning for Syracuse High School, but authorities say there is no credible threat for... Read More

ESU Urges Mental Health Support For Nebraska Schools

NEBRASKA CITY – Gregg Robke  of the Nebraska Educational Service Unit 4 told Rotarians Wednesday that addressing mental health issues among children is a key to preventing school violence like the recent attack at a Florida school. The ESU is o... Read More

Election To Bring Humboldt A New Mayor

FALLS CITY - Humboldt will be getting a new mayor following this year’s election. Incumbent Mayor Crystal Dunekacke is not seeking re-election. Filing for the spot is Dale Oehm. There are three candidates seeking one seat in ward 1, Michael A... Read More

Plattsmouth Community Schools cancel classes in wake of threats

School was canceled at Plattsmouth Community Schools on Wednesday after the district received two threats against its schools, including one that was deemed “credible.” In the case of the credible threat, authorities in Cass Coun... Read More

Mother Nature Decides More Ice Would Be Good

VALLEY - If you haven't yet gotten your fill of scraping ice off your vehicle, then you're in luck. The National Weather Service office in Valley says another batch of freezing rain is likely to move through eastern Nebraska Wednesday evening. ... Read More

Freezing rain overnight coats area roadways with ice

NEBRASKA CITY - By now you realize it’s pretty slick across the region. Local law enforcement is reminding you to do yourself and other drivers a favor: "drive safe, slow down, increase your stopping distance and do your best to have a good day!" ... Read More

Police Arrest Counterfeit Suspect

NEBRASKA CITY – Police arrested a Nebraska City man Saturday for suspicion of passing counterfeit bills. Tag’s One Stop called police this weekend to report the discovery of a fake $10 bill. Police inquired next door at Subway, which also foun... Read More

Nebraska State Patrol offers civilian training for active-gunman situations

Authorities are reminding schools, businesses and other groups that the Nebraska State Patrol offers civilian training for active-gunman situations. The free program provides information on awareness and steps that a civilian can take to inc... Read More

Fareway pulls chicken salad in Nebraska, Iowa over salmonella concerns

DES MOINES (AP) — Chicken salad sold at Fareway grocery stores in five Midwest states has been pulled from stores because it could be contaminated with salmonella, and consumers are advised to throw it away after it made people sick in Iowa. ... Read More

Auburn School Hopes Roof Repair Buys Time

AUBURN – The Auburn School Board is hoping a roof patch above the center of the main competition gymnasium will defer a long-expected roof replacement. The board approved a $2,000 repair to the gym roof and Superintendent Kevin Reiman said he ho... Read More

Man Arrested After Rolling Navigator Near Nebraska City

NEBRASKA CITY - A Weston, Mo., man was arrested Tuesday after rolling his Lincoln Navigator on the eastbound lanes of Highway 2. A Nebraska State Patrol trooper responded to a dispatch report from Lincoln that a vehicle was all over the road. In a... Read More