Ricketts Vetoes Bill to Abolish Nebraska's Death Penalty
LINCOLN - Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts has vetoed a bill to abolish the death penalty in the traditionally conservative state, sending it back to lawmakers who will attempt an override. Nebraska lawmakers passed the bill last week with a...Read More
Falls City Man Arrested for 3rd Degree Assualt
FALLS CITY - Falls City resident, John Crofford, was arrested by the Falls City Police Dept. on Saturday. Assistant Police Chief, Jamie Baker, says, "Falls City Police Department received a complaint of an uncontrollable individual on 12th block of Harlan Street. Officer Digiacomo arrived, ultimately arresting John Crofford for 3rd Degree Assault, Terroristic Threats and Disturbing the Pea...Read Full Article
Otoe County Sheriff's Office Seeking Camera Upgrades
The Otoe County Sheriff’s Office is hoping to replace its in-car cameras over the next budget year...
Former Falls City Mayor, Rodney Vandeberg, passes away
FALLS CITY - Former Falls City Mayor, Rodney Vandeberg, passed away on Saturday at the age of 78 ye...
'This Stops the Trauma,' Says Sister of Michael Ryan's Victim
LINCOLN — Miriam Thimm Kelle never wanted the state to execute the man responsible for the torture...
Seven Guns Arrive at Civil War Museum in Nebraska City
The GAR Hall Civil War Museum in Nebraska City accepted a donation of seven guns, a saddle and other...
Nebraska City Residents Gather in Respect for Officer Orozco
About two dozen Nebraska City residents gathered at the Rowe Safety Complex on Memorial Day in honor...
Freeman Set To Represent Pawnee City In Boys State Golf Tournament
TABLE ROCK, NE - Connor Freeman will be on his way to Kearney Tuesday afternoon to compete in the 2015 NSAA boys state golf tournament. Competing for Pawnee City Public School in the class D state final, Freeman is heading into the first day after placing fourth in districts with a 95. Pawnee City came in fourth place as a team with a team score of 431. Freeman likes the fact that the course...Read Full Article
Huskers Extend Contracts of Tim Miles, Connie Yori
LINCOLN — With a new one-year contract extension in his pocket, Nebraska men’s basketball coach ...
Storm Chasers Use Long Ball to Rally for Win Over Tacoma
The Omaha Storm Chasers (22-23) used a pair of two-run homers in the eighth to put together a late c...
Big Ten Gets Record Five Teams in NCAA Tournament Field
A banner year for Big Ten baseball got even better Monday as a record five conference teams landed s...
Nebraska Boys Track and Field Leaders, May 25
100 meters A: KJ Cotton, Papillion-La Vista, 10.55 Tre Sanders, Omaha Central, 10.72 Jared ...
Nebraska Girls Track and Field Leaders, May 25
100 meters A: Chloe Akin-Otiko, Bellevue West, 11.69 Hannah Shield, Lincoln Southwest, 12.18 ...