Barry Jurgensen to Walk 500 Miles in Support of Abolishing Modern Day Slavery

NEBRASKA CITY - Arlington Schoolteacher Barry Jurgensen presented to his audience at the Mayhew Cabin about his journey he will be making this summer. Jurgensen presented "Walk Forever Free," which... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - A little rain wasn't going to stop runners from enjoying a nice long 5K or 10K run to start off Arbor Day Saturday. The Fun Run began at 8:30 a.m. in the Nebraska City High School Parking and featured over 100 runners. The 5K winne... Read More

LINCOLN — Nebraska and Oklahoma are asking to join an existing case challenging Colorado’s legal marijuana. Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson and Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt earlier this month filed a motion to intervene in th... Read More

Donald Trump is going to compete in Nebraska. Boxes with the Trump presidential campaign logo are showing up in a west Omaha office, where a source says Trump plans to establish a Nebraska office. Trump and Ted Cruz are expected to compete for ... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - The Apple Blossom Ball rocked the night at Kimmel Orchard & Vineyard during Friday night's festivities for Arbor Day Weekend. One of the managers at Kimmel Orchard & Vineyard, Erin Beethe, spoke with News Channel Nebraska a... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - Arbor Day Honorees Bill and Betty Davis and the 2016 Tree Planter Award recipient Erv Friesen put the finishing touches on new plantings of pine trees near the Old Stone Cabin in Steinhart Park. NCTC Director Amy Allgood said the c... Read More

AUBURN - Auburn High School will be closed on Monday to accomodate the East Central Nebraska Conference track meet. The meet was postponed from Saturday to Monday due to weather. Calvert Elementary, Bulldog Beginnings Preschool, and Little Lear... Read More

FAIRBURY – Jefferson Community Health Center (JCHC) in Fairbury has hired a new part-time Physician Assistant. Julie Grammer- Seifers, originally from Endicott, will be working one weekend a month at JCHC in the Emergency Room. Seifers ... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - The Nebraska City News-Press and Nebraska City Tourism and Commerce awarded the prestigious tree award to Patty Coates for her bur oak at 1217 Oak View Dr. Coates said the tree has a circumference of 157 inches and a diameter of mo... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - After hosting a children's program earlier in the day at Northside Elementary, Arbor Lodge State Historical Park invited students from Hayward Elementary to come and enjoy what the park had to offer. Laura Steinman talked to the st... Read More

BEATRICE - Beatrice sophomore Cameron Jurgens set a new school and meet record in the Shot Put at the Willis Jones Invitational at the House of Orange on a cold and blustery Friday. The Nebraska football recruit threw 63-feet, three inches on his ... Read More