On a roll in Malvern, Iowa: Town’s economic revival is centered on fine arts, recreation, preservation

MALVERN, Iowa — It’s taken two decades, but this community is beginning to thrive again. As with many other rural communities, Malvern, Iowa, suffered as the number of farm families d... Read More

SYRACUSE - In a back and forth game the Boys Town Cowboys were just happy to escape with a 20-14 victory. The Cowboys stopped the Rockets on the final drive of the game. Dylan Randall picked off Monty Roberts on 4th down, as the QB was falling to... Read More

BEATRICE – The body of a man influential in farming and county government was recovered from a pond near Clatonia last night. Gage County Attorney Roger Harris says 68-year-old Wayne Brinkmeyer was found by Clatonia Fire and Rescue personnel on ... Read More

LINCOLN — The chief of the union that represents state corrections officers charged Friday that Gov. Pete Ricketts is "playing a game" with already pending negotiations to improve worker pay and working conditions. Mike Marvin, executi... Read More

COLUMBUS - A man wanted in Platte County for selling meth to an informant was arrested on additional charges including assaulting an officer and resisting arrest. Columbus Police Captain Todd Thalken says officers were called to the 2400 block of ... Read More

WYMORE - Friday night's matchup between Southern and Falls City has plenty of key plot points, and for the first time, those plot points will be turned into a video production live on NCN 21. The Tigers come off of a 7-3 season, one in which was e... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - 40 percent of the bridges in Nebraska are over 50 years old, therefore many of the bridges in the state are in need of repair. Now, the state will be coming to the table with a bridge match program that was discussed in Friday's ... Read More

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. -  Grand Island police arrested a man for growing marijuana in his house. Police arrested Curt Bickford Thursday morning. They found 13 marijuana plants growing in buckets in a house on West 12th street. They also found variou... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - Nebraska City’s economic development fund advisors have given their approval of an incentive grant to construct a new Holiday Inn Express in Nebraska City. Minutes from the LB840 advisory committee’s July 29 meeting, say Deven ... Read More

LINCOLN — The Nebraska Attorney General’s Office on Thursday issued a memo defending its position that it lacked jurisdiction to prosecute State Sen. Bill Kintner, who used a state-issued laptop outside of Nebraska to engage in cybersex. Becau... Read More

CLATONIA, Neb. Lincoln Fire and Rescue's dive team responded on a mutual aid call on a report of a missing person in an irrigation pond near Clatonia. LFR said it got the call to respond around 9:00 Wednesday night to SW 72nd and West Cedar R... Read More