Fremont County Extension Hosts Babysitting Class

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, fo... 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

Nebraska business leaders plan to push for a highway expansion project between Norfolk and Fremont. The group "4 Lanes 4 Nebraska" was formed to promote state infrastructure projects. Members will focus on expanding part of U.S. Highway 275 from t... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. - Attorney General Jon Bruning was joined by Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt in filing a lawsuit in the U.S. Supreme Court seeking a declaration that Colorado's legalization of marijuana violates the United States Constitution.... Read More

Wildwood Golf Course at Nebraska City is set this spring to introduce foot golf. Jon Casey, golf pro at the municipal course, said rather than clubs and golf ball, players kick a soccer ball towards a hole. Casey: "Basic same rules of golf.... Read More

PILGER - State officials will be helping replace some damaged artifacts from the Pilger tornado. Nebraska Lt. Governor John Nelson will be in Pilger Friday. State officials say Nelson will be joining members of the Woodmen of the World to present ... Read More

COLUMBUS – Columbus leaders are heading an effort to honor America’s veterans and recognize the global impact a Columbus native had on an international scale. After visiting Normandy for the 70th Anniversary of D-Day last June, Congressman ... Read More