Close Competition at Otoe County Dog Show

SYRACUSE, NE- It was a close competition Sunday morning between Schyler DeFreece and Dakota Hanley in the senior division of the Otoe County dog show. Both girls showed English Shepherds, also know... Read More

FALLS CITY - It was quite an eventful weekend in Falls City with the Jaycees Tractor Pull on Friday and Demolition Derby on Saturday.  ...... Read More

SYRACUSE - It was a busy day at the Otoe County Fair in Syracuse on Saturday. It featured a parade, some great achievements, and an event called the Farm Olympics. The parade kicked off the evening fun at the fair at 5 p.m. in downtown Syracuse. C... Read More

LINCOLN — Gov. Pete Ricketts has doubled his monetary backing of the petition drive to restore the death penalty in Nebraska. A report filed Friday shows the governor gave $100,000 to Nebraskans for the Death Penalty in early July, which comes o... Read More

SIDNEY - A week filled with fun is about to come to an end. Saturday is the final day for The Sidney Rodeo. The rodeo has been hard at work since Tuesday, with four rodeo performances already. It is sure to finish with a great day on Saturday, ... Read More

SYRACUSE - Saturday is proving to be one of the best days that The Otoe County Fair has to offer. It all begins at 8 a.m. when the 4-H, FFA and Open Class show their rabbits and swines. At 9 a.m., the Horse Show takes place in the arena, where the... Read More

SYRACUSE - In the Otoe County Fair's 143 year history, this year is the first to feature Double S Bull Riding. Stars in the bull riding industry such as Rudy Borntrager, Dustin Rains, and Levi Stepp appeared in the arena at the fairgrounds in Syra... Read More

SYRACUSE - Savannah Schafer of the Conestoga FFA invited animal activists to watch her FFA friends in action. The freshman at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln was the top showman at the Otoe County Fair and received the trophy for champion breed... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - Friday was the final day for the Steinhart Municipal Pool, and they went out with a bang. With the approval of the new pool bond back in November 2014, the end of the old Nebraska City pool has come. That didn't stop the community ... Read More

FALLS CITY - Governor Pete Ricketts stopped in Falls City on Friday afternoon to speak with community members about a range of topics from property taxes, EPA and renewable fuel, medicaid,  and creating new jobs within Nebraska. Governor Ricke... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - Governor Pete Ricketts returned to his birthplace to hold a town hall on Friday morning. The Lied Lodge & Conference Center was filled with people interested on what The Governor was going to discuss. Ricketts went on to talk a... Read More