News Channel Nebraska Announces Fall Sports Broadcast Schedule

NEBRASKA CITY, NE - Friday marks the start of fall sports coverage on News Channel Nebraska radio and television. The football season will kickoff with a pair of match-ups featuring four teams wh... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY – A Nebraska City woman was shocked Tuesday morning when she stepped out on her back porch to find a live armadillo that local officials say may be the first ever captured in Otoe County. Jeanna Pestel said she recognized the a... Read More

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. — Marine Pvt. Dale Robert Geddes was welcomed home to Grand Island on Monday, 72 years after his death, as his remains were laid to rest in Grand Island City Cemetery next to his parents, William G. and Minnie (Kent) Geddes.... Read More

BURR – The driver of Ford pickup escaped injury after turning into the path of a truck and semi-trailer near Burr on Friday. The Otoe County Sheriff’s Office reports a 2007 Ford pickup driven by Lori S. Buethe of Tecumseh and a truck and semi-... Read More

BEATRICE – Beatrice Police have arrested four suspects for alleged drug possession at an 1800 Scott Street apartment, where a five-year-old girl was present while drugs allegedly were being used. Appearance bonds were scheduled to be set Tuesday... Read More

DES MOINES (AP) — Weather is being blamed for a drop in attendance at this year’s Iowa State Fair. Some days were rainy, some extra hot and humid and some apparently were just right for attending the fair, which ended Sunday. The attendanc... Read More

A 27-year-old southwest Iowa man riding a mountain bike was critically injured Monday when he was struck by a pickup truck. The Iowa State Patrol said Brett Kissel of Sidney was taken by medical helicopter to Creighton University Medical... Read More

At least 19 people from the area joined some 1,500 other American Red Cross volunteers week to provide flood relief in Louisiana, a Red Cross official said Friday. Team members – 18 from Nebraska and one from southwest Iowa – headed to Baton R... Read More

Nebraska State Patrol troopers will be stressing the importance of wearing seat belts to fans attending high school football games across the state this fall. The “Friday Night Lights” effort is aimed at helping reduce serious injury... Read More

MURRAY, Neb. — Conestoga, which on Monday night unveiled its Class C softball state championship banner, plays its home games in a quaint, small-town setting at Young Park. A line of trees beyond the temporary fence that marks the end of the out... Read More

COLUMBUS -  A collision between a school bus and a truck that sent four people to the hospital, has resulted in a six year old girl being flown by medical helicopter to another facility. Platte County Sheriff Ed Wemhoff says 41-year-old James Le... Read More