The Depot Kitchen & Taproom Holds Grand Opening

NEBRASKA CITY - Nebraska City Tourism and Commerce held a ribbon cutting Wednesday at The Depot Kitchen & Taproom’s grand opening at the historic Burlington Northern Depot. NCTC Director Amy ... Read More

Burncast: Summer Vacation? No Days Off for this Lourdes Central Catholic Actress

NEBRASKA CITY, Neb. - Awards, a trip to Europe and live performances. What one actor or actress would like to do in a lifetime, Piper Monson is doing in one summer. The Lourdes Central Catholic junior-to-be was one of ten students across the stat... Read More

Nebraska City Preparing to Host Junior Legion State Baseball Tournament

NEBRASKA CITY, NE - Cleaning out the press box, organizing the dugouts, prepping the field and managing the bullpens. Final preparations are being made for the 2017 Class B Junior Legion State Baseball Tournament July 15-19 at Clemmy Holmes Field in... Read More

Farmer Olympics Returning To Otoe County Fair

SYRACUSE - The third annual Farmer Olympics are scheduled at the Otoe County Fair at 8 p.m. on Friday, July 28. Division 1, for teams of five between the ages eight to 15, includes a pedal tractor race, salt block lick, move the “cow pie,” Bob... Read More

Nebraska City Library To Host

NEBRASKA CITY - Summer activities continue at the Morton-James Public Library with events in July featuring “Weird Nebraska,” aspiring artists and the Museum of Nebraska Arts exhibit. Rev. Ray Boeche will be focusing on the unexplained regardi... Read More

New Building Hosts Administration, IMPACT Classrooms

NEBRASKA CITY - Nebraska City School Superintendent Jeff Edwards told school board members Monday that the district is preparing for a new school year with a centralized office and more room for IMPACT classrooms. The school acquired the former me... Read More


SYRACUSE, NE - Nebraska City police officer Jeff Lant is running for Otoe County Sheriff, again. In a Facebook video posted before the Germanfest Parade in Syracuse Saturday, Lant announced his candidacy by saying, "we're back to finish what we s... Read More

Child Custody Protester Denied Protection Order

NEBRASKA CITY - Otoe County District Judge Michael Smith has denied a protection order for a Nebraska City man who says he was harassed while protesting outside of the Otoe County Courthouse. 32-year-old Christopher Williams has been periodically ... Read More

NCTC Movie Series Continues Saturday With Rogue One

NEBRASKA CITY – Nebraska City Tourism and Commerce continues its 2017 movie series in the sunken parking lot with a July 8 showing of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Also scheduled are Moana on July 15, Space Jam on July 22, Finding Dory on July 2... Read More