Nelsen Urges Swift Replacement of Ag Economist at Syracuse Extension

NEBRASKA CITY - Otoe County Board Chairman Tim Nelsen said Tuesday he is writing the University of Nebraska-Lincoln a letter urging the Cooperative Extension Program to swiftly fill an open agricultur... Read More

TALMAGE - TiAnn Allen can almost hear the hum of the bulldozers ready to clear lots on Talmage’s main street where brick commercial buildings have collapsed. It’s a hum that’s been heard in the village for much of the past 15 years and is not y... Read More

TECUMSEH - A representative of NioCorp visited with the Johnson County Commissioners at Tuesday morning's meeting. Geologist Trevor Mills stopped by to introduce himself and answer questions about NioCorp. He announced that he would be in town for... Read More

FALLS CITY - Someone is going to be on the "Naughty List" this year. Santa's house on the corner of 15th and Stone Streets in Falls City was broken into according to Chamber of Commerce Executive Director, David Branch, and the Falls City Police ... Read More

(LINCOLN) – The Nebraska Legislature’s Appropriations Committee took testimony today on a bill that would provide $16.8 million from the state’s general fund to capital construction projects on the campuses of Peru State, Wayne State and Chadro... Read More

(BEATRICE) – A rash of vehicle thefts and theft of other property in rural areas of Gage County has eased up, following the recent arrest of a suspect.  But, Gage County Sheriff Millard Gustafson says that doesn’t mean farmers and rural residenc... Read More

AUBURN - The parents of a national high school rodeo competitor asked the Auburn School Board Monday to let him be recognized with the other athletes in his senior class. Lonnie and Paula Oestmann said the school displays "parent-purchased" poster... Read More

AUBURN -  The Auburn City Council agreed Monday to purchase the public library children’s addition for just $10. The action concludes a 40-year financing arrangement involving the Auburn Memorial Library Foundation.  The foundation agreed to t... Read More

OMAHA - Chelsea Clinton is coming to Omaha. The daughter of Hillary Clinton, a Democratic presidential contender, is scheduled to campaign for her mother on Feb. 17. She will attend a campaign organizing event and talk about what is at stake in th... Read More

SIDNEY - With all the Cowboys that go to Sidney High School, none of them could have expected what was coming Monday night. Dairyland Donkey Ball brough donkey basketball to Sidney Elementary School. Sidney PIE, Sidney High School Student Council ... Read More

LINCOLN — One little piggie caused a three-vehicle accident on Interstate 80 on Friday; another little piggie apparently escaped. Steve Beal, the manager of Animal Control in Lincoln, said his officers were called twice on Friday afternoon to a ... Read More