Question of Flower Baskets Goes to City Council

Kelly Bequette owner of the Keeping Room will be asking the Nebraska City city council Monday to approve a beautification project in down town Nebraska CIty. The plan calls for 88 flower baskets to... Read More

Job descriptions for the city administrator and city clerk are included on the agenda at Monday's 6 p.m . meeting of the Nebraska City City Council. An earlier motion to re-appoint the current city administrator Joe Johnson and City Clerk Arnold E... Read More

HUMPHREY - A man has been life-flighted after his vehicle collided with a dump truck on HWY 81 Thursday afternoon. The accident occurred at HWY 81 and 505th Street at approximately 3:00 p.m., with authorities redirecting Northbound traffic for clo... Read More

COLUMBUS - A Columbus woman is going to be facing multiple felony and misdemeanor charges in multiple counties over the upcoming months. 20 year-old Mallory Smith appeared in Platte County Court at 9:30 A.M. Thursday morning via video link from th... Read More

HUMPHREY – (Updated at 4:20 PM, Thursday) A serious accident on Highway 81, just north of Humphrey has sent at least one patient to an Omaha hospital via Life Net's helicopter. Just after 3:00 PM Thursday, a vehcile collided with a manure semi at t... Read More

WATERLOO, Neb. (AP) - A Platte River ice jam near Omaha has broken up on its own, so officials have canceled plans to attack it with dynamite. The 1½-mile-long jam had backed up river water in western Douglas County, just west of Omaha, and parts... Read More

ALBION - Two Boone County teenagers are facing felony charges after law enforcement officials say they broke into the Petersburg Fire Hall. Eighteen-year old Christian Ketteler and 19-year old Bryce Paulsen made their first appearances in Boone Co... Read More

NORFOLK – Many big ticket issues surrounding agriculture will be on display in March at the 27th Governor's Ag Conference in Kearney. Governor Pete Ricketts announced in a conference call Thursday morning that his first Governor's Ag Conference ... Read More

NORFOLK - A Norfolk doctor has been put on probation and fined following allegations of an illicit relationship with a patient. An agreed settlement between the Nebraska Attorney General's office and Dr. Rodrigo Gomez-Cordero was signed by the Dep... Read More

Richardson County prosecutors have filed charges against a Falls City man on allegations that he stole an anvil from a garage on Schoenheit Street. Joshua D. Choate, 27, is charged with theft and tampering with a witness. Court records say the gar... Read More

ALBION - A Petersburg man facing multiple animal cruelty charges is asking for a preliminary hearing. Sixty-six year old James Majerus made his initial appearance in Boone County Court Thursday. Majerus faces 13 counts of animal cruelty and neglec... Read More