After 5 years of Gains, Average Farmland Values in Nebraska Drop 3 Percent

OMAHA -- Average farmland values in Nebraska are down 3 percent from a year ago, a University of Nebraska-Lincoln survey showed, only the second decrease in 28 years. The annual survey of land appr... Read More

FALLS CITY - Members of the Lane Leadership Program are getting ready for a day at the states capitol as well as touring Hudl's headquarters. Consultant for the Lane Leadership Program Shawnna Silvius says the program consists of 8 members rangi... Read More

The fifth annual Southeast Nebraska Polar Plunge is scheduled at 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 7, at the Legion Memorial Park in Auburn. The event helps support more than 5,000 intellectually disabled athletes who are part of the Special Olympics of N... Read More

Domina Law Group has scheduled area meetings March 6-7 regarding water rights and the Syngeta corn litigation. The corn litigation involves Syngenta's Agrisure Viptera corn, also known as MIR 162, which was the focus of a disruption of grain to C... Read More

The Nebraska City City Council is scheduled to meet at 9:30 a.m. Thursday regarding an interim city clerk and other issues. The agenda for the special meeting at city hall includes the possible naming of former Otoe County treasurer Jackie Smith a... Read More

FALLS CITY - Some of Nebraska's oldest relics and art pieces can be found right here in Falls City's Richardson County Museum. Curator of the Richardson County Museum Jo Ann Auxier says some of the items they keep on display are the first of their... Read More

WAYNE - A Carroll man will be sentenced in May after pleading guilty to a number of child pornography charges Wednesday. Thirty-nine year old Ted Perry appeared in Wayne County District Court Wednesday. Perry pleaded guilty to nine counts of posse... Read More

Iowa District Judge Tim O’Grady denied a defense motion Wednesday for a new trial for Brian Heath Davis in the Holly Durben murder case. Prosecutors say Davis staged a shotgun blast in an upstairs bedroom of the home he shared with Durben near S... Read More

HOWELLS - A West Point man is dead following an accident south of the Highway 32/15 junction. Stanton County Sheriff Mike Unger says the accident happened on Highway 15 about eight miles northwest of Howells just before 5 p.m. Tuesday. Unger says ... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY, NE - Less than an inch of snow fell overnight Tuesday into Wednesday, covering roadways and sidewalks in River Country. Road departments in Nebraska, Iowa and Missouri are reporting accumulations on main highways and roads and are ... Read More

MADISON - The former zoning administrator for Madison County has pleaded guilty to theft. Fifty-five year old John Johnson pleaded guilty to a reduced charge of misdemeanor theft in Madison County Court on Tuesday. As part of a plea agreement, Joh... Read More