Defending Champion Hoffman Leads in Class B State Golf Championship

LINCOLN - The Class B Golf State Championship features 77 golfers from 25 schools and day one at Pioneers Golf Course in Lincoln has eight golfers within five shots of the lead. Leading the way is ... Read More

SIDNEY-Fremont County supervisors agreed Tuesday to clear a drainage ditch that is clogged with beaver dams. A Fremont County resident called during the supervisor’s meeting encouraging swift action. He said a beaver dam near his house is causin... Read More

SYRACUSE - The Otoe County Genealogical Society is taking nominations to honor one-room school teachers at Nebraska Country School Conference July 8-9. These “One-Room Heroes” will be honored at a 5:30 p.m. dinner on Friday, July 8, during the... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - Syracuse Rescue Chief Tim Wilson added his voice Tuesday in support of a county-wide tax to help fund emergency medical services. Wilson and Nebraska City Paramedic Manager Andrew Snodgrass met with Otoe County commissioners regard... Read More

SIDNEY – An Oklahoma woman was arrested Sunday after a traffic accident in Fremont  County. Sheriff’s deputies responded west of  Riverton where a pickup truck  slammed into an embankment. A passenger, Era Whisper Ribbons, 26,  of  Edm... Read More

BEATRICE – If voters approve a multi-million dollar bond issue to replace or renovate Southeast Community College Campus buildings, the president of the school anticipates a 5-to-10 year transition to make all of the changes. SCC President Dr. P... Read More

Another round of storms moved through the region Monday night, a reminder that the forecast of a stormy week was holding up so far. There is a higher threat for severe weather today, and more storms are likely Wednesday and Thursday. ... Read More

A 21-year-old woman critically wounded in an alleged attempted carjacking last week is making a “miracle recovery,” her mother said Monday. Caitlyn “Catie” Novich of Plattsmouth, Nebraska, was taken to the Creighton University Medical Cent... Read More

LINCOLN – Enjoy the outdoors at more than a dozen events in Nebraska state parks over the Memorial Day weekend, May 28 – 30. The events are as diverse as the parks themselves. They include: May 28 – Migratory Bird Day, Indian Cave State... Read More

Hannah Huston had one last shot, and she gave it everything she had. On Monday's two-hour performance episode of "The Voice," the Lincoln teacher performed three songs in an effort to win it all. She started with a slow and somber version of Th... Read More

LINCOLN — The jury in the Patrick Combs trial was deadlocked on just one of four counts against him, according to an affidavit by the presiding juror. Now the former Husker game-day announcer is asking to be acquitted of the other charges. Lanca... Read More