Gov. Ricketts' Veto of Death Penalty Repeal Overturned
LINCOLN -- State lawmakers preserved the death penalty in Nebraska Wednesday afternoon in an 30-19 override of Gov. Pete Ricketts’ veto. Nebraska’s death penalty was reinstated Wednesday afternoon when lawmakers failed to overr...Read More
Rain Shuts Down Soybean Planting
AUBURN, NE - April showers bring May flowers, but May showers do not bring soybeans. The recent onslaught of rain that southeastern Nebraska experienced has done more damage than just flooding. Though 80% of corn is already planted, less than 25% of soybeans are currently in the field. The rainy weather and poor soil conditions have kept farmers from planting crops. “It’s pretty much shu...Read Full Article
Kids are loving the Falls City Pool
FALLS CITY - The Falls City Aquatic Center is now open for their summer hours. The pool opened o...
Southeast Nebraska Senators Speak in Support of Death Penalty
LINCOLN, NE -- Southeast Nebraska state senators Dan Watermeier of Syracuse and Bill Kintner of Papi...
Richardson County operated radios experiencing poor reception
FALLS CITY - EMA Director, Brian Dixon, met with the County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday to re...
Free Health Screenings will be available in Falls City
FALLS CITY - The Health Mart Healthy Living Tour will be stopping by the Falls City KEX RX Pharmacy ...
Schedule Released for Fremont County Fair, Alternatives for Poultry Show Considered
Iowa State Extension has recently distributed the Fremont County Fair book. The fair opens Tuesday,...
Huskers Set for NCAA West Prelims in Austin
The postseason journey for the Nebraska track and field team begins in Austin, Texas this week with the NCAA West Preliminary Round. The meet runs Thursday, May 28-Saturday, May 30 with action starting at Noon each day. Athletes who rank among the top 48 in their respective events earned berths into the NCAA West Preliminary Round, as well as the 24 best relay times. The Husker men and women ea...Read Full Article
Brett Eibner’s Hit Starts Storm Chasers' Rally, but Tacoma Wins in 9th
Brett Eibner missed a go-ahead grand slam in the sixth inning by perhaps a foot Tuesday. He settl...
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 20...
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...