Nebraska City Museums Report Up-Tick In Visitations

NEBRASKA CITY – Nebraska City Museum Coordinator Dean Shissler reports over 16,000 visitors in the first 10 months of the year during the Community Growth Fund program that provides free admission f... Read More

Courthouse Bell And Sirens Ring For Tree Lighting

_informq.push(); NEBRASKA CITY – Santa Claus arrived on fire engine and the bell rang atop the Otoe County courthouse for the annual tree lighting ceremony Saturday. It is the third year for the lighting on the north lawn of the courtho... Read More

Snow Emergency Declared In Nebraska City

_informq.push(); NEBRASKA CITY - Nebraska City officials declared a snow emergency at 10 a.m. and continuing through Monday morning. The snow emergency means there is no parking on streets designated at snow routes, which includes Central Avenu... Read More

Fifth Grader Makes Case For More Backyard Chickens

NEBRASKA CITY - Nebraska City fifth  grader Tigerlilly Weaver asked city commissioners Monday to change city codes that prohibit  most citizens from the ability to own and raise backyard chickens. Citing current city ordinance, keeping of chicke... Read More

Baragary Named Commended Scholar

NEBRASKA CITY – Lourdes Central Catholic senior Ashley Baragary has been named a commended student in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program. She was among 1.5 million juniors to the take tests for the program. The top 3.3 percent is recogn... Read More

No Shave November Benefits Food Pantry

NEBRASKA CITY – Nebraska City police are participating in “No Shave November.” Police  Chief Dave Lacy said this year police will bring attention to the local food bank program. Lacy: “ I have been informed that this time of year, seem... Read More

NCTC Organizes Holiday Auction For 'Small Business Saturday'

NEBRASKA CITY – Nebraska City Tourism and Commerce is organizing the Shop the City and Holiday Auction for “Small Business Saturday” on Nov. 24. Every dollar spent at participating businesses Nov. 23 to Dec. 16 will earn customers a voucher ... Read More

Santa Scheduled At Old Stone Cabin

NEBRASKA CITY – NCTC is welcoming Santa Claus at the Old Stone Cabin on Sunday, Dec. 2. Santa will greet kids and small pets from 1 to 3 p.m., posing for pictures and passing out candy canes. NCTC’s Community Development Committee is accept... Read More

Kregel Windmill Factory Museum Hosting Silent Auction

NEBRASKA CITY – The Kregel Windmill Factory Museum is hosting its third annual holiday silent auction from noon to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 8. Bids on over 50 items can be placed today until 5 p.m.  Dec. 8 on the Kregel Museum website, on Faceb... Read More

US Capitol Christmas Tree Arrives Monday In Nebraska City

NEBRASKA CITY – NCTC will host a program Monday from 5:30 to 7 p.m. for the arrival of the US Capitol Christmas tree. The tree embarked on its 3,000-mile trip to Washington, D.C., from Willamette National Forest in Oregon and will arrive in Nebr... Read More

City Council Considers  Backyard Chickens

NEBRASKA CITY – The Nebraska City City Council is scheduled to meet at 6 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 19. The agenda includes an ordinance allowing “backyard chickens,” library heating and air project and an offer to purchase a city lot at 301 Centr... Read More