Property Tax Impact Plays Big Role in Fourth Corso Viaduct Meetings Monday

NEBRASKA CITY - The public safety and finance committees for the Fourth Corso Viaduct met on Monday to continue discussion on future plans with the bridge. During the finance meeting, a big part... Read More

LINCOLN - In any vehicular pursuit in Nebraska, if an innocent third party is injured, law enforcement is held liable. Senator Dan Watermeier wanted to make sure there is a definition for "third party." On his weekly radio appearance, Senator Wa... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - Ronald L. Parrott, 36, appeared in Otoe County Court Friday morning on charges of assault and use of a deadly weapon to commit a felony. An arrest warrant was issued Feb. 1 for Parrott, who has a Lincoln address, based on allegatio... Read More

AUBURN - A grant from the federal Environmental Protection Agency is helping Auburn upgrade a quarter of its school bus fleet. The school board accepted bids Feb. 8 of nearly $70,000 for a 30-passenger bus from Masters Transportation and $179,000 ... Read More

AUBURN - Auburn’s street improvement plan is loaded with armor coating on 25 city blocks next year, but the brick Courthouse Avenue remains on the long-term priority list. Bridgmon Street Commissioner Harry Bridgmon said S and P streets were... Read More

(BEATRICE) – The Gage County Planning Commission has forwarded revised regulations governing wind farms, to the county’s board of supervisors.  Following a public hearing last night, the commission agreed to establish a sound limit on wind turbi... Read More

PLATTSMOUTH - The Plattsmouth City Council took action earlier this month against Johnny Morris’ residence at 1424 Second Ave. The city’s building inspector Kevin Larson determined the building’s condition is a nuisance. In July of 2014, the... Read More

Districts of death. All four classes in the state have one, and each could affect team races at next week’s state wrestling tournament. The one with perhaps the most firepower will be District B-1 at Norris, a field that includes the top thre... Read More

FALLS CITY - With the two schools only 26 miles apart, HTRS and Falls City brought a big crowd to Falls City High School on Thursday night. Brandt Chapple led the Tigers to a victory in the boys matchup. He scored 25 points in their 58-44 win. The... Read More

OHIOWA - The Fillmore County Development Corporation held their annual meeting Thursday night at the Lazy Horse Vineyard and Brewing Company's Tasting Room, located in Ohiowa. Special guests at the event included Sarah Skinner, Legislative Aid t... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - Susanne Williams cut the ribbon to a packed room Thursday for the grand opening of WilliNilli Art Gallery and Studio at 1124 Central Ave. Dozens of visitors came through the doors for the first time, some drawing near to inspect je... Read More