Jon Kipper to receive award for news coverage of Falls City schools

FALLS CITY -- News Channel Nebraska's Jon Kipper has been awarded the Nebraska State Educator's Association's 2017 News Media Award. Kipper, NCN's reporter in Falls City, was nominated by Gail Froe... Read More

Auburn Plans Armor Coating For 25 Blocks

AUBURN - Auburn is planning an asphalt armorcoat for about 25 city blocks this summer. The city’s one-year street improvement plan includes two projects for $60,000. One would put the chip and seal covering on 13th through 16th streets east of ... Read More

Falls City Bar Altercation in Felony Charges for Two Central Nebraska Men

FALLS CITY - An altercation outside a Falls City bar has spawned several felony charges. According to Assistant Police Chief, Jamie Baker, officers were called to the Would Eye bar in downtown Falls City on Sunday. At the scene they were told that... Read More

Man Charged After Scuffle With Knife At Auburn Bar

AUBURN - A 38-year-old Auburn man faces felony charges after a scuffle over a knife at the Whiskey Run Bar on Feb. 22. A Nemaha County sheriff’s deputy was dispatched to the bar shortly before midnight and arrived to find Shawn A. Dughman Sr. ou... Read More

Grand Jury Clears Deputy For Louisville Shooting

PLATTSMOUTH, Neb. (AP) - A grand jury has cleared a Cass County deputy sheriff in the shooting death last year of an unarmed motorist in eastern Nebraska. The grand jury on Thursday found that Deputy Tyler Reiff had reason to believe his life was ... Read More

Borchers-Williams, Higgins Claim Runner-Up Finishes at State Speech Meet

KEARNEY, NE - A pair of Nebraska City speech team members are bringing home the silver medal from the Nebraska School Activities Association State Speech Championships. Oliver Borchers-Williams earned two runner-up finishes Thursday at the Univers... Read More

Smith Aide Says Congressman Expects Voice In Trade Policy

AUBURN - Jerad Reimers of U.S. Representative Adrian Smith’s office told Nemaha County commissioners Wednesday the Congressman expects to have a voice in U.S. trade policy. Smith, who has his first committee chairmanship on the House human resou... Read More

B103 Holds St. Judes Kids Radiothon

NEBRASKA CITY - For another year, B103 radio station is working with St. Jude's Research Hospital to find a cure. The radiothon takes place Thursday and Friday, with all donations going to help the research hospital. Donations go to research an... Read More

River Country Cares for St. Jude Kids Radiothon

DONATE HERE River Country cares for St. Jude Kids! It’s St. Jude Week at Today’s Best Country, B103. Because of our Partners-in-Hope, families never receive a bill for treatment, travel, housing or food, because all a family should worry abou... Read More

Mail-In Election Begins April 17 For Auburn Community Center

AUBURN - Nemaha County Clerk Joyce Oakley has scheduled a mail-in election on the issue of a half cent sales tax to build a community center in Auburn. She said ballots will be mailed out to residents within the city limits on April 17. Ballots ca... Read More

Griswold High School claims first-ever B103 Quiz Bowl Title

NEBRASKA CITY, NE - Several high schools around southeast Nebraska, southwest Iowa and northeast Kansas competed in the first B103 Quiz Bowl - the quiz game that matches the varsity scholars of two great River Country high schools against each other,... Read More