Snow Begins to Fall in River Country

Mainly wet snow will continue across parts of southeast Nebraska Saturday afternoon. The early rain/snow mix across parts of southeast Nebraska had pretty much changed over to all snow early Saturday... Read More

The National Weather Service in Omaha/Valley has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow, which is in effect from 6:00 PM this evening (Saturday) to 6:00 PM Sunday. Counties in southeast Nebraska include: Cass, Lancaster, Otoe, Joh... Read More

Kelly Bequette owner of the Keeping Room will be asking the Nebraska City city council Monday to approve a beautification project in down town Nebraska CIty. The plan calls for 88 flower baskets to be hung from 6th - 11th St. on Central Ave. from ... Read More

COLUMBUS - A Columbus man's car is totaled after getting hit in Columbus Thursday morning. Police Reports say 53 year-old Mark Stockman of Columbus  was driving a 1997 Chevy Cavalier when he was hit by a 2004 Toyota Pickup driven by 80 year-old R... Read More

LINCOLN - Senators are pushing a bill to legalize medical marijuana in Nebraska. Sen. Tommy Garrett introduced The Cannabis Compassion and Care Act (LB 643) which he says would help Nebraskans who are suffering from various debilitating illnesse... Read More

The Southeast Nebraska Polar Plunge is returning for its fifth year at Auburn’s Legion Memorial Park on March 7 to benefit disabled athletes who are part of Special Olympics Nebraska. Also returning first-time plunger in 2014 and last year’s old... Read More

Job descriptions for the city administrator and city clerk are included on the agenda at Monday's 6 p.m . meeting of the Nebraska City City Council. An earlier motion to re-appoint the current city administrator Joe Johnson and City Clerk Arnold E... Read More

HUMPHREY - A man has been life-flighted after his vehicle collided with a dump truck on HWY 81 Thursday afternoon. The accident occurred at HWY 81 and 505th Street at approximately 3:00 p.m., with authorities redirecting Northbound traffic for clo... Read More

COLUMBUS - A Columbus woman is going to be facing multiple felony and misdemeanor charges in multiple counties over the upcoming months. 20 year-old Mallory Smith appeared in Platte County Court at 9:30 A.M. Thursday morning via video link from th... Read More

HUMPHREY – (Updated at 4:20 PM, Thursday) A serious accident on Highway 81, just north of Humphrey has sent at least one patient to an Omaha hospital via Life Net's helicopter. Just after 3:00 PM Thursday, a vehcile collided with a manure semi at t... Read More

WATERLOO, Neb. (AP) - A Platte River ice jam near Omaha has broken up on its own, so officials have canceled plans to attack it with dynamite. The 1½-mile-long jam had backed up river water in western Douglas County, just west of Omaha, and parts... Read More