Top Seeds Sweep Pioneer Conference Tournament Championships

FRIEND - Sacred Heart and Lourdes Central Catholic entered the Pioneer Conference Tournament atop the standings and they proved it Saturday night. The girls championship came first and Sacred Hear... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A new state report says Nebraska groundwater is recovering from the drought that ran from early 2012 through summer 2013. The report released Friday says that from spring 2014 to spring 2015, groundwater levels began to rise... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- Lawmakers have passed a bill that would end Nebraska's status as the only state which prohibits in-state meatpackers from owning hogs. Senators voted 34-14 on Friday to approve the measure, which divided the state's farm gro... Read More

FALLS CITY - Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) will meet constituents of the Third District during a mobile office hosted by the Falls City Chamber of Commerce on Monday, February 8, in Falls City. A mobile office allows constituents to meet directly ... Read More

FRIEND - Four quarters wasn't enough to determine the winner of #1 seed Lourdes Central Catholic and #5 seed HTRS. Trailing by two with less than twenty seconds left in the fourth quarter, Nolan Schafer drove in and finished a lay in with a foul t... Read More

LINCOLN - The Supreme Court has upheld the first degree murder conviction of a Ewing man. The Nebraska Supreme Court Friday upheld the conviction in the case of Matthew Hinrichsen. Hinrichsen was convicted by a jury in 2013 of first degree murder ... Read More

MADISON - A Norfolk company is taking the Board of Adjustments to court over their decision to allow Our Savior's Lutheran Church to move into the former Eagle Distributing building. Vulcraft filed an appeal against the board this week in Madison ... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - Nebraska City emergency responders pulled a Nebraska City woman from her vehicle after it slid off of Third Street and tipped over on its side. Shortly before 5 a.m. Thursday, 64-year-old Ann Lerdahl was driving a pickup on the str... Read More

Two cases of Zika virus have been reported in the Omaha area, the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services reported Thursday. Both cases, one in Douglas County and one in Sarpy County, are travel-related. The two patients are women in thei... Read More

MUSCOTAH, KS - While trying to update their earth contact home, the Smith family recently discovered that their entire house had been built wrong. The home's boiler pipes touch the concrete floor. There is a 2 inch air space between the concre... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - A bill that would ban small, flame-powered paper air balloons in Nebraska is headed to a final vote in the Legislature. Senators gave the measure second-round approval Thursday with a voice vote. The bill's advocates say th... Read More