City Orders Special Audit as Proposed Budget Advances

NEBRASKA CITY - Faced with expenses in the millions of dollars for un-budgeted road work, departments with scattered pay raises over the past four years and two broken-down dump trucks that threaten... Read More

FALLS CITY - Brady Beran is a survivor of a severe concussion that he received while playing in a high school football game back in 2004. Beran spent five weeks in a coma and three months in hospitals. Once transferred to a rehabilitation hospital, ... Read More

FALLS CITY - Thirteen-year-old Hailey Dorste is a happy, healthy eighth grader who understands the importance of blood donation all too well. This is why her family, the Falls City community and the American Red Cross are teaming up to hold two upcom... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY -- A Nebraska City man faces child abuse and false imprisonment charges on allegations that he used duct tape to tie down two boys and force them to watch the movie "Mommy Dearest." Police arrested Glenn Oliver, 29, who was babysitti... Read More

AUBURN - The Auburn Memorial Library will be bringing back the memories of Annie Oakley. On September 24th, at 7 p.m., they will be hosting the Humanities Program, The Life and Legacy of Annie Oakley. The speaker for the event will be Charlotte En... Read More

MADISON - The trial of a Woodland Park man facing charges of enticement by electronic device has been delayed again. Twenty-year old Michael Herlick appeared in Madison County District Court on Monday. He faces felony enticement charges related to... Read More

PLATTSMOUTH - Sheriff Wm. Brueggemann reports that on Aug. 17 deputies from the Cass County Sheriff’s Office, working in cooperation with the Nebraska State Patrol and the United States Marshals Service, conducted compliance checks with all convict... Read More

A man was killed and three other people were injured Friday night in a head-on collision near Hastings, Iowa, in Mills County. Brent Jack, 46, of Emerson, Iowa, died in the crash.  Three Glenwood, Iowa, residents were injured. David Blum, 46; Ch... Read More

SHUBERT - Indian Cave State Park has a lot planned for Labor Day Weekend. The weekend will feature guided horse trail rides and living history demonstrations, including demonstrators dipping candles and making Granny's lye soap in the village of S... Read More

FALLS CITY - Zayne Heckenlively rushed for 131 yards and a touchdown as Falls City (1-0) cruised to a 30-8 win over Lincoln Lutheran. Heckenlively got things going early in the first quarter with a 30-yard touchdown run on the Tigers third play fr... Read More

PERU - As Peru St. opens with Central Methodist University Saturday night, they hit the field on Friday in preparation. The Bobcats finished 3-8 last season, but are ready for an improved year. Two seasons ago, they were ranked 22nd in the nation ... Read More