New Events Beat the Rain At NCTC's Freedom Festival

NEBRASKA CITY – Several new events were featured at Nebraska City’s freedom festival this year. Dean Duvall and Kyle Lee won the corn hole tournament held as a Nebraska City wrestling fundraise... Read More

Spotty Thunderstorms In The Forecast Saturday

NEBRASKA CITY – Isolated thunderstorms are in the forecast, but Accuweather.com is showing clear skies for today’s Nemaha County Fair Parade. Cooler temps are forecast for Saturday and spotty thunderstorms are expected at 7 a.m., 9 a.m. and 5 ... Read More

School Fills Foreign Exchange Student Capacity

NEBRASKA CITY – The Nebraska City School Board filled the school’s capacity for foreign exchange students and held a public hearing on student fees at its July 9 meeting. Following the hearing, the board increased school lunch fees by a nickel... Read More

Bicyclist Taken To Hospital After Third Corso Crash

NEBRASKA CITY - A Hispanic Nebraska City man was taken to CHI Health St. Mary's Tuesday afternoon after a collision at the bottom of the hill on Third Corso and 12th Street. A neighbor attended to the man, saying he was not speaking English, but h... Read More

Four-Lane Highway 75 From NC To Murray In Design Phase

LINCOLN - Highway 50 at Louisville and Highway 75 at Nebraska City are among the highway design projects included in the state's recently-announced road plan. Projects listed for construction this year  include: A four-lane, divided highway ... Read More

Bequette Leery Over Bonding Method For Library

NEBRASKA CITY-  Nebraska City commissioners considered funding options for a new heating and air system at the  Morton James Public Library. Those options are: Place a bond issue for a public vote Create municipal facilities corporation ... Read More

Crime Stoppers Search For Missing Pickup Truck

NEBRASKA CITY – Nebraska City Crime Stoppers are looking for public assistance in solving a theft at Arbor Auto Sales. A white, 2000 Dodge pickup is missing from their lot. It was last seen in the afternoon of July 3 and was discovered missin... Read More

Children's Theater Plans Nebraska City Auditions

NEBRASKA CITY – The Missoula Children’s Theatre has scheduled auditions at 9:30 a.m. on July 30 at the high school auditorium. Students from first to 12th grade can audition for the 50 student cast of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. A week of... Read More

First Woman Joins Color Guard For Fireworks Show

NEBRASKA CITY – Roger Kopf of Nebraska City reports a first for the city’s Fourth of July ceremony. He suspects for the first time in Nebraska City history, the color guard presenting the flag before the fireworks show included a member of the... Read More

Yearsley Denied Burial Of Dog In Wyuka Cemetery

NEBRASKA CITY- City commissioners  denied  Diana Yearsley’s request Monday  to have her poodle Tiffany buried in a family plot at Nebraska City’s Wyuka Cemetery. City Attorney David Partsch said current rules do not allow pets. Partsch: ... Read More

NCTC Plans Lemonade Stand Contest July 28

NEBRASKA CITY – Nebraska City Tourism and Commerce is hosting a lemonade stand contest during the Lemon Days July 27 to 29. Residents 14 and under can enter the contest with a $5  registration fee by Friday, July 20. Prizes will be awarded f... Read More