Tips from The Beatrice Fire Department On Firework Safety

BEATRICE - Our Doug Lowery caught up with firefighter Nick Koch of the Beatrice Fire Department and discussed the issue of firework safety....... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - Nebraska City’s Tree Board discussed the inevitable annihilation of the city’s ash trees at its special meeting Thursday and searched for reasons to try and make a stand against the emerald ash borer. The green beetle, which has ... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - A 65-year-old bicycle rider was arrested Thursday for allegedly making threats at a fireworks stand. Investigators say the Nebraska City woman parked her bicycle near the stand and walked away. When she passed by later, she was ask... Read More

AUBURN - An Auburn woman was seriously injured Thursday in a three-car accident on Highway 75 in Auburn. The vehicles included a 2016 Ford pickup driven by Tyler T. Deters, 21, of Baileyville, Kan., a 2005 Chevrolet sedan driven by Cynthia A. Gent... Read More

FALLS CITY - The Falls City Police Department and the City of Falls City would like to extend an invitation to residents of Falls City, Richardson County, and the surrounding area to attend 'National Night Out' on August 2nd. "The 'National Ni... Read More

SIDNEY - Sheriff Kevin Aistrope reports that deputies were called to Hamburg Thursday night for a fight in progress. Upon arrival, deputies found that 28-year-old Michael McKibben of Hamburg had fled the scene. While continuing their investigat... Read More

NORFOLK - A Norfolk doctor is presenting himself as an alternative to the current leadership in Washington, D.C. Daniel Wik is running for Nebraska's District 1 seat in the U.S. House of Representatives as a Democrat. Thursday, Wik spoke to a grou... Read More

BEATRICE -  Worldlawn Power Equipment, Inc. is acquiring the former Husqvarna Turf Care Manufacturing Company Building in north Beatrice.   The Nebraska Governor’s Office announced the acquisition Thursday afternoon, in a news release. Reache... Read More

BEATRICE - A local organization has received a grant that will pay for fifty trees to be planted in local parks. Keep Beatrice Beautiful Executive Director Linda Grell says she filled out a grant in January, and found out earlier this month that B... Read More

PLATTSMOUTH - Plattsmouth firefighters extinguished a fire at a James Street house Thursday that occurred as the residents were in the process of moving. Gail Knaebel said her twin boys worked past midnight Wednesday and through the day Thursday t... Read More

NORFOLK, NE — Avoid the emergency room by celebrating The Fourth of July safely this year. Fireworks may be beautiful to watch, but they can also be dangerous. Emergency room physician, Dr. Douglas Dilly says there are easy safety tips to avoid ... Read More