Ex-York Prison Worker Sentenced for Having Sex with Inmate

YORK, Neb. (AP) -- A former worker at the state women's prison in York has been sentenced for having a sexual relationship with an inmate there. On Monday Michael Weichman was given one to two yea... Read More

NORFOLK - Comedian, actor and impressionist Kevin Pollak will be the recipient of this year's Johnny Carson Comedy Legend award. Organizers of the Great American Comedy Festival announced the recipient of the annual award Tuesday. Pollak's stan... Read More

BATTLE CREEK - A Plainview man has been identified as the man killed in a one-vehicle accident near Battle Creek last Friday. Officials with the Madison County Sheriff's office say 27-year old Kervin Hilpipre was killed in the accident late Friday... Read More

FALLS CITY - Falls City middle schoolers gathered for a packed gym  Monday evening to perform a multitude of songs. Performers included the sixth, seventh, and eighth grade bands along with the sixth, seventh, and eighth grade chorus. In addition... Read More

HASTINGS - Rough weather conditions made the driving difficult in the high school Power Drive competition in Hastings. A  damp track combined with cold and windy conditions made racing difficult in the third competition of the 2015 Power Drive Ch... Read More

NORFOLK - For many, college is a place to redefine themselves. But two Norfolk college students have taken their passion for keeping their peers safe with them to campus. Northeast Community College students Taylor Ewald and Brooke Gettman have a... Read More

LINCOLN, NE - High school students around southeast Nebraska competed in 2015 District Music Contests last week at area high schools. Many musicians, including singers and band members, are walking away with 'Outstanding Performances' and 'Honorable ... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY, NE - A Nebraska City man was transported to CHI Health St. Mary's late Monday afternoon after the car he was working on rolled off a curb and pinned his head between the car and a driveway. NCPD Captain, Lonnie Neeman said the car w... Read More

Local and state officials joined Gov. Pete Ricketts Saturday to recognize Nebraska’s oldest public building on its 150th anniversary. Its story dates back to 1841, when Col. Stephen Kearny came up the Missouri River to look for a site for a gove... Read More

KEARNEY - Students attending the University of Nebraska at Kearney will be able to get a “hands-on” flying experience. The College’s Aviation Systems Management Program recently purchased a $130,000 brand new Redbird Flight simulator. The... Read More

NORFOLK - An attempt by police to break up a disturbance in Norfolk ended with a man leaping from a balcony to avoid authorities and two people being arrested. Norfolk Police Captain Michael Bauer says 20-year-olds Cristian Diaz and Daniel Santiag... Read More