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COLUMBUS - The 4th of July weekend is a special time every year for families and friends to get together and celebrate America's freedom. Friday evening area residents gathered at Ag Park for the... Read More

A single county clerk out of Nebraska’s 93 counties stands ready to defy the U.S. Supreme Court. Sioux County Clerk Michele Zimmerman, citing her religious beliefs, says she will not issue same-sex marriage licenses. The rest of her fellow count... Read More

LINCOLN - Millions of Americans are expected to travel other Fourth of July weekend. AAA predicts more than 41-million Americans will go head on a summer road trip from July 1st to July 5th. Of those heading out of town, 85% are expected to driv... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY, NE - Country music artist, Jon Pardi will be celebrating the 4th of July in River Country. Pardi is the headliner for the Independence Day concert hosted by Three Hills Event Center in Nebraska City on Saturday. Pardi's single "Up ... Read More

NORFOLK - Volunteers are going to be spending their holiday weekend trying to get the death penalty issue on the 2016 ballot. Norfolk Sen. Jim Scheer has donated some office space on S. 13th Street to allow local volunteers to set up an office whe... Read More

LINCOLN - This 4th of July holiday period is projected to be the busiest since 2007, according to AAA. According to the agency, 41.9 million American's will travel this holiday period. This on top of the lowest gas prices in five years means road... Read More

LINCOLN - Whether out shopping, at home watching television or even in the car listening to the radio you may begin to hear messages regarding the death penalty in Nebraska. Thursday a radio campaign kicked off, joining both television advertise... Read More

COLUMBUS - The Nebraska State Patrol will be putting in extra hours on the road over the July 4th holiday in an effort to reduce the potential for serious injury and fatality crashes across the state. Beginning, Friday, July 3 and running through... Read More

HUMBOLDT - The 2015 4-H/FFA Junior Fair will begin on Monday, July 20th. This event will be presenting a display of the 4-H and FFA member skills and demonstrations.  The event will conclude on Saturday, July 25th. Also, pre-fair events in Humbold... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska health authorities have reported the state's first human case of West Nile virus for 2015. The Nebraska Health and Human Services Department said in a news release Thursday that someone who lives in the Central Dist... Read More

COLUMBUS - A Columbus woman is facing felony fraud in Platte County Court after applying for, and accepting, benefits for children that do not live with her. Columbus Police Captain Todd Thalken says police officers responded to a Nuisance/Trash V... Read More