Beatrice Area Agriculture Leader Found Dead in Farm Pond

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 w... 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

BEATRICE - With volleyball season beginning next week, Freeman and Beatrice used a full live scrimmage to prepare themselves for this year. Beatrice enters the 2016 season fresh off of a 16-17 record. Second year Head Coach Melissa Buss is ready f... Read More

BEATRICE - As summer winds to an end pools start closing and the smell of sunscreen leaves the air. But at the Beatrice Water Park before the pool is drained the smell of suntan lotion is exchanged with the smell of wet dog. As a partnership with the... Read More

SYRACUSE - Last season, Syracuse was one play away from knocking off undefeated Boys Town in Omaha in the first round of the state football playoffs. But the Rocket two-point conversion was unsuccessful and Boys Town escaped with a narrow 14-13 v... Read More

FALLS CITY, NE - For the first time in nine years, Falls City Sacred Heart and Lourdes Central Catholic will meet on the football field. The two square off at 7:00 Friday night at Jug Brown Stadium in Falls City. The last time the two teams square... Read More

AUBURN -The Nemaha County Sheriff’s Department wants to warn folks in southeast Nebraska about a phone scam in the area. Various people in Nemaha County have reported getting contacted by a person claiming to work for the IRS that asks for bank... Read More