Former Richardson County Deputy Facing New Charges

FALLS CITY - A former Richardson County deputy who pled to criminal mischief charges after falsely reporting a shootout near Auburn, is facing new charges in Richardson County. Joshua Nincehelser, ... Read More

PAWNEE CITY - Justin D. Kalina, 33, of Table Rock is scheduled for a hearing in Pawnee County on a first degree assault charge. Court records say that Danny Demmers told County Sheriff Jayme Reed that Kalina had assaulted him just north of Table R... Read More

LINCOLN - Gov. Pete Ricketts is speaking out against the Environmental Protection Agency's recent Waters of the U.S. rule. The EPA and the Army Corps of Engineers filed the regulation on Monday, beginning a 60-day period in which it can be legally... Read More

WAYNE - This time, outgoing Wayne State College President Curt Frye plans to stay retired. Frye had his last day on the job as president on Tuesday, retiring after what he calls a “quick 30 years” working at the college in northeast Nebraska. ... Read More

PIERCE – A two vehicle accident has killed a Columbus man outside of Pierce. A straight truck hauling fertilizer and driven by 22-year old Brycen Hockemeier of Tilden was being followed by a semi-tanker truck driven by 39-year old Charles Smit... Read More

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A haze is blanketing much of the Midwest as strong winds carry smoke from forest fires in Canada thousands of miles to the south. National Weather Service forecasters say Tuesday that smoke from wildfires in northern Sask... Read More

CRAIG, MO - With Fourth of July coming up this weekend, many folks will be celebrating in the great outdoors. Big Lake State Park in Craig, MO offers relaxation among other activities such as; biking, hiking, swimming, fishing, kayaking and canoeing.... Read More

SYRACUSE - Midwest Farmers Cooperative broke ground on a $25 million facility near Syracuse Tuesday that promises to transform grain hauling in the region and open global markets for local farmers. Cooperative CEO Dale Piper said the company handl... Read More

EMERSON - Authorities in Thurston County have released the identity of a man killed in a grain bin accident on Monday afternoon. A press release from Thurston County Sheriff Shelly Perez says Todd Martin, 53, of rural Emerson was killed in the acc... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY, NE - Country music artist, Jon Pardi will be celebrating the 4th of July in River Country. Pardi is the headliner for the Independence Day concert hosted by Three Hills Event Center in Nebraska City on Saturday. Pardi's single "Up ... Read More

SYRACUSE - An SUV rollover on Angle Road east of Syracuse sent two women to the hospital Saturday night. Brenda L. Miller, 52, of Lavista was driving a Toyota RV4 on the rock road less than a mile off of Highway 50 when the SUV left the roadway an... Read More