Beatrice Tourism Holds Yearly Awards Ceremony Tuesday

BEATRICE - Gage County Tourism held their yearly award ceremony Tuesday night at the Homestead National Monument of America Education Center. Director of Gage County Tourism Abby Schademann says th... Read More

BEATRICE - The Homestead National Monument of America has a new art display up that is made entirely out of duct tape. "People have this image of what duct tape is, what duct tape is supposed to look like. This art that he has created using duct t... Read More

FALLS CITY - Falls City High School is honoring those students who have worked hard and studied diligently this year. FCHS will also honor those senior students who have chosen to further their education in the fall. Each senior will be presented wi... Read More

The Kregel Windmill Factory Museum unveiled its new state historical marker during the Arbor Day celebration on April 30. David Silcox, a museum volunteer who remembers coming to Art Kregel’s business as a child, said the museum is worthy of the... Read More

The Nebraska State Fair is firming up its concert lineup with some big acts. Lady Antebellum, Train and Thomas Rhett will play opening weekend at the fair, which takes place in Grand Island between Aug. 26 and Sept. 5. Country singer Thomas R... Read More

PLATTSMOUTH - Secretary of State John Gale says a recent mock election ensures the state’s 93 counties are ready for the May 10 primary election. The mock election is a standard prior to every election to test machines and tabulate ballots. The ... Read More

PLATTSMOUTH - An Iowa man was taken into custody Friday after a police pursuit in Plattsmouth. Iowa officials notified the Cass County Sheriff's Office of a pursuit that was triggered by a traffic stop in Mills County and was approaching the Misso... Read More

LINCOLN - Voter registration has soared in Nebraska. Will that translate to greater turnout for Election Day? Secretary of State John Gale says he’s hopeful, but turnout would need to be nearly record-breaking to make it happen. “It’s an ... Read More

LINCOLN - Some local legislators are putting their efforts into backing a victory for Ted Cruz in Nebraska. The Republican presidential candidate announced his Nebraska leadership team over the weekend, which includes Sen. Jim Scheer of Norfolk, ... Read More

PLATTSMOUTH - The Plattsmouth City Council agreed Monday to accept a $25,000 matching grant from Cass County Tourism to help encourage travelers on the new Highway 75 expressway to make a stop in the community. Plattsmouth is developing its “gat... Read More

PLATTSMOUTH - Plattsmouth takes its spring cleaning seriously. The city’s spring collection for residences brought in 293 tons of used furniture and other discarded items. There was an additional 33 tons of iron and steel. City Administrator ... Read More