Enjoy Variety of Memorial Day Weekend Events at State Parks

LINCOLN – Enjoy the outdoors at more than a dozen events in Nebraska state parks over the Memorial Day weekend, May 28 – 30. The events are as diverse as the parks themselves. They include: ... Read More

JOHNSON-The annual Father’s Day BBQ at Johnson, June 18-19, will feature new events this year, including the Johnson Street Market. The Street Market is scheduled for Sunday June 19 at the high school parking lot. Organizer Tara Gossman said ve... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - The Vietnam War ended over 40 years ago, but veterans in Nebraska City will soon have the privilege to visit the Vietnam Wall in Washington D.C. George Bowers, Gordon Ried, and Gary Hobbie will be a part of the Vietnam Combat Vet... Read More

UNION - Firefighters battled a tree fire early Monday afternoon just west of Union. The Nehawka Volunteer Fire Department was at the scene of a tree that ignited after lightning struck it earlier in the day. Currently, the fire department is st... Read More

INDIAN CAVE STATE PARK - After a year of construction the road leading to the popular cave at Indian Cave State Park has officially re-opened. The cave road was blocked off and closed last summer while workers were laying down fly ash on the new r... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - Mayor Bryan Bequette and his family will be the first to enter the new escape room in Nebraska City on Wednesday. The room is ready for the public to enjoy and on Wednesday, the mayor will be locked in it from 5-6 p.m. The opening ... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Kimmel Education and Research Center is hosting camps this summer for third through fifth graders on topics ranging from busy bugs to the science of germ control. The bug camp is scheduled June 23... Read More

MADISON - Madison County officials say a recall effort against the mayor of Madison has enough signatures to proceed. Madison County Clerk Nancy Scheer says the petition to recall Mayor Al Brandl received 229 valid signatures. Organizers needed ju... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY – A Nebraska City cemetery founded by pioneers and abolitionists is celebrating 150 years with a lunch and Memorial Day service on Sunday, May 29. Camp Creek Cemetery, named for  bands of Omaha, Oto, and Missouria Indians that cam... Read More

SIDNEY - A man involved in a collision while attempting to enter Interstate 29 near Nebraska City Saturday  was jailed for suspicion of second-offense driving under the influence. The Fremont County Sheriff’s Office reports that 52-year-old Ala... Read More

LINCOLN - The  racing community in Nebraska were shocked Saturday night, after one of their own, Joe Haag lost his life following a crash at Junction Motor Speedway which is located about 15 minutes south of York on Highway 81. The York Cou... Read More