City Administrator Reports Activities Prior to Failed Appointment Vote

Nebraska City Administrator Joe Johnson gave city commissioners a detailed report of his activities in the month prior to a  Dec. 1 vote where a motion for his re-appointment failed. Johnson's a... Read More

Investigators say a Nebraska City man pulled a handgun Sunday night  during an argument with his wife and pulled the trigger. Otoe County Attorney David Partsch said 31-year-old Marion Bock says the gun's safety mechanism was engaged. The gun ... Read More

Mandy Maher and Heidi Lowthorp of the Iowa State Extension Outreach in Sidney led 13 youth at a Dec. 13 babysitting class. The American Red Cross training course focused on handling emergencies, food and nutrition, diapering and appropriation inte... Read More

PITTSBURGH (AP) - A Crete man who saved two 14-year old boys from drowning after they fell through ice in Duncan is among 19 people being honored with medals and cash from the Pittsburgh-based Carnegie Heroes Fund Commission. Forty-five year old ... Read More

STANTON - Just a few months after Pilger was devastated by a tornado that hit the town, people are still in the recovery process. In order to help those in need, the annual Small Town Christmas held a fundraiser for the Northeast Nebraska Long Ter... Read More

PILGER - Dozens of flags damaged in this past June's twin tornadoes are being replaced thanks to a national organization. The Woodmen of the World joined Nebraska Lt. Governor John Nelson Friday to donate over 50 flags and ten flag cases to the Vi... Read More

PETERSBURG - A Petersburg man who's has prior convictions for animal cruelty, had five horses removed from his property Thursday and more on Friday, according to the Nebraska Humane Society. The Humane Society's Vice-President of Field Operations... Read More

(Lincoln, Neb.) Governor Dave Heineman has awarded the City of Nebraska City with $238,400 in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Tourism Development funding to renovate the Lied Lodge and Conference Center. “It is a pleasure to help suppo... Read More

PETERSBURG - A Petersburg man who's already been found guilty of animal cruelty charges is having horses removed from his property. Boone County Sheriff Denny Johnson says his office is working with the Nebraska Humane Society to remove some hors... Read More

A roll-over accident on Highway 2 Friday morning sent a Bellevue man to the hospital. Cody E. Peterson, 19, was driving a truck he purchased just four days before. The 2006 Ford F150 left the westbound lane and into the grass median. Peterson corr... Read More

The Senate Voted 76-16 Tuesday night to pass a temporary extension of several tax provisions, which include Section 179. Section 179 allows farmers and small businesses to deduct up to $500,000 of equipment or software from their taxes by the end of ... Read More