Daughters Suspected of Financial Exploitation of Sidney Man

SIDNEY - The Fremont County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of Roberta Lee Hovey, 62, of Omaha and Rebecca Ann Cook, 59, of Centerville, Texas, for suspicion of financially exploiting a resident... Read More

SYRACUSE - The 143rd Otoe County Fair is scheduled at the fairgrounds in Syracuse July 28-31. Events include the veterans parade at 7 p.m. on Thursday, July 28, and grand parade at 5 p.m. on Saturday, July 30. The Farmer Olympics is back for a ... Read More

COLUMBUS - A man and woman from Columbus were ejected from a motorcycle after attempting to pass a semi on Highway 30. Colfax County Attorney Denise Kracl says 47-year-old Delbert Bowen and 41-year-old Karen Bowen were riding on a motorcycle eastb... Read More

PLATTSMOUTH, NE - Nebraska state dual wrestling champions. Runner-up at the Nebraska School Activities Association State Wrestling Championships. Two individual state champions. Eight state medals. That is the resume of the 2016 Nebraska Wrestling Co... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - A Nebraska City man listed on the state’s sex offender registry was arrested Friday on new charges of sexual assault of a child. Preston Boehnke, 21, is accused of having sex with a 12-year-old girl less than a year after his rel... Read More

BEATRICE – A convicted sex offender has entered a plea to a reduced charge, in Gage County District Court. 34-year-old Eric Miner pleaded no contest Monday, to violating Nebraska’s Sex Offender Registry Act.   The charge was reduced from a s... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - Police arrested a 25-year-old Nebraska City man Friday for suspicion of forgery. Investigators suspect Tyler Eacret for forging over $11,000 worth of checks off of his father’s checking account since December. An arrest affida... Read More

The Fremont County Sheriff’s Office reports an arrest Saturday of a burglary suspect. At 1:50 a.m. on Saturday, deputies discovered an abandoned 4-wheeler, reported stolen out of Montgomery County, northeast of Sidney. At 9:30 that morning, dep... Read More

Teammates of Nebraska punter Sam Foltz remembered and praised him during a prayer vigil held at Memorial Stadium Sunday afternoon. Foltz, who died Saturday night in a car crash, was well-liked throughout the team, several teammates agree... Read More

SYRACUSE, NE - Maison Burnley drove in three runs as the Hickman Post 105 legion baseball team took home a 5-0 victory over Falls City at the Area B1 Senior Legion Baseball Tournament Sunday. Hickman went up for good in the first, scoring two ru... Read More

SYRACUSE, NE - The Nebraska City legion baseball team outlasted Beatrice on Sunday after four lead changes, squeaking out a 4-3 win at the Area B1 Senior Tournament in Syracuse. Beatrice jumped out to an early 1-0 lead in the top of the first. A ... Read More