Gage County Receives Severe Storms, Tornado Warnings Thursday Afternoon

BEATRICE  - Severe weather that hit southeast Nebraska Thursday afternoon caused multiple radar indicated tornado warnings near Wilber, Courtland, Hickman and in Johnson County. Those same storms ... Read More

LINCOLN — The troubled Nebraska Tourism Commission fired its director Thursday, and pledged to correct lax financial oversight uncovered in a recent state audit. Kathy McKillip, who had headed the commission since 2011, was fired on an 8-0 vote.... Read More

NEMAHA - A single vehicle accident near Humboldt on Saturday, May 14th, has left Courtney Michl, 19, in critical condition. There will be a fundraiser in Nemaha on Friday evening. Aunt of Michl, Ruth Heywood, is hosting a fundraiser at her busine... Read More

The National Weather Service in Omaha/Valley have issued a Flood Watch through Friday morning. The Flash Flood includes Fremont and Page counties in Southwest Iowa; Gage, Jefferson, Johnson, Lancaster, Nemaha,  Otoe, Pawnee, and Richardson counti... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - With over a foot of rain in the first 25 days of May, River Country could be headed into an extraordinary year for mosquito populations. The Nemaha NRD’s Nebraska Rain Project shows 12.5 inches of rainfall for the district since ... Read More

The pitches most susceptible to hard contact were the ones Nebraska's hitters watched sail by, and the rest of the offerings could only be softly knocked into the field of play. That's how NU's top prospect summed up the Huskers' short stay in the... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) A woman has died after crashing into a tree in Lincoln, according to LPD. Police say 23-year-old Tewau Blackeyes was pronounced dead at a Lincoln hospital around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday. The accident was reported on May 22nd ... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - Otoe County commissioners approved 177 property tax exemptions at their meeting Tuesday, as well the removal of properties associated with the old St. Mary’s Hospital in Nebraska City. Assessor Therese Gruber said the building, h... Read More

OMAHA, NE - Damaging winds, large hail and even tornadoes are possible across the region Thursday. The National Weather Service says there is an enhanced risk of severe weather during the afternoon and into tonight across southeast Nebraska, south... Read More

George Thompson LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - A Douglas County prosecutor whose father was a judge has been chosen for a district court judgeship in eastern Nebraska. Gov. Pete Ricketts announced Wednesday that he's selected 45-year-old George Thompson... Read More

LINCOLN - It was McCook's Noah Hoffman who came out on top in the Class B state golf championship for the second year in a row. He shot one under in both rounds. As far as area golfers go, Carson Blecke of Plattsmouth shot a 76 to finish 14 over a... Read More