6th Annual Empty Bowls Soup Supper Kicks off Tuesday

FALLS CITY - The 6th Annual Empty Bowls Soup Supper will kick off Tuesday, March 10th at the Prichard Auditorium. The annual soup supper will begin at 5 P.M. and will run until 7 P.M. with the proc... Read More

COLUMBUS -- A Sargent with the Nebraska State Patrol tells Columbus News Team that Stephen Knott is alone in the home and that he has no hostages. The police stand-off started mid-morning following an early morning incident where Knott allegedly shot... Read More

FALLS CITY - Nine Falls City High School students competed in the 42nd annual Peru Business Contest Wednesday, with two students bringing home a medal. According Falls City Public Schools, Abby Gilkerson and Danielle Kirkendall received 3rd and 4t... Read More

COLUMBUS -- The grandmother of the 1 year-old child who Stephen Knott bit on the face and arms says that Knott tried to shoot his ex-girlfriend early this morning. Chrystal Butacan tells Columbus News Team that Stephen Knott is extremely dangerous an... Read More

Avoca Fire Chief Martin Brammier credits mutual aid for battling a fire at the Avoca bar for nearly six hours and saving nearby structures. The bar, known in the 1970s as Gibb’s Restaurant, Gussy’s Restaurant in the 2000s and most recently as ... Read More

The Nebraska State Patrol arrested a Nebraska City woman Thursday who had amassed as many as 198 failure -to-appear warrants. Amy Severe, 32, currently of Table Rock, had 10 Otoe County warrants and several warrants in Cass and Lancaster counties ... Read More

LINCOLN — One of the longest-serving members of Nebraska’s death row may not live long enough to be executed, according to a state senator working to repeal the death penalty. Michael Ryan, 66, who has lived on death row for 30 years, is suffe... Read More

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A federal appeals court has allowed Nebraska’s gay marriage ban to stay in place, putting a federal judge’s ruling striking down the ban on hold. The decision by the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals means that Nebraska’... Read More

ALBION - An Albion man will be having his preliminary hearing later this month after appearing in Boone County Court Thursday morning. Alan C. Choat, 73, had to use a walker in court; Deputies say he recently had back surgery. Choat is facing 11 cou... Read More

The Nemaha County attorney’s office has filed burglary and conspiracy charges against three people accused of involvement in a Dec. 22 burglary at the Amigo’s Restaurant in Auburn. Investigators say Anna M. Mikov, 23, and Jessica Raefleng, 29,... Read More

LINCOLN, NE - The top-ranked team in Class D-2 did what top-ranked teams should, and the result was a comfortable win in the first round of the girls state basketball tournament. Falls City Sacred Heart got double-digit scoring from three players ... Read More