Big Blue River Elevated In Beatrice, Flood Risk Low

BEATRICE - Heavy rainfall in Southeast Nebraska has the Big Blue River elevated again. It is currently 14.6 feet deep, the river has crested and is now decending in depth. There was no flooding wit... Read More

BEATRICE - A single vehicle accident east of Beatrice occurred just before noon on Friday and injured two occupants The single vehicle crashed about a mile east of Hannibal Park on Hoyt street. The initial call went out around 11:50 a.m. Upon arri... Read More

Swimmers can register at today's open house to be the first at the new aquatic center in Steinhart Park. The pool opens at 1 p.m. on Saturday, but first, swimmers can register to go first of the diving boards, speed slide, spiral slide and lazy ri... Read More

SIDNEY – The Fremont County Sheriff’s Office with the county K9 unit arrested two Oklahoma men on charges of harboring a runaway. On Wednesday afternoon a deputy stopped a black 1999 Honda Accord for a registration violation on Interstate 29 n... Read More

AUBURN – A man and his passenger escaped serious injury following a train collision Friday morning east of Auburn. The locomotive of a Union Pacific train and a Ford 150 pickup truck met at the Highway 136 intersection shortly after 8 a.m., caus... Read More

With more than two inches of rain falling across the region Thursday and another one to two inches expected through Saturday morning, the National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch for northwest Missouri, and flood warnings for area riv... Read More

Omaha-based grain trader Gavilon said Thursday that it has cut an unspecified number of jobs, months after the top three executives left following a scathing rebuke of their performance by the home office in Japan. Gavilon spokesman Patrick Burke ... Read More

BEATRICE  - Severe weather that hit southeast Nebraska Thursday afternoon caused multiple radar indicated tornado warnings near Wilber, Cortland, Hickman and in Johnson County. Those same storms brought with them flash floods that closed down Hig... Read More

CRETE – Another afternoon and evening of severe weather Thursday in southeast Nebraska as several cities and towns were hit with severe thunderstorms as well as flash flood and tornado warnings. Interim Saline County Emergency Managemen... Read More

BEATRICE - The 18th annual Tallgrass Prairie Fiddle Festival will take place at the Homestead National Monument of America on Saturday during the early afternoon. "It's fun. It is a great positive energetic atmosphere." The competition includes... Read More

Severe storms began firing up Thursday afternoon in the central Plains, including southeast Nebraska, as unstable atmospheric conditions placed most of the region at risk of damaging winds, hail, heavy rain and possible tornadoes. More than two i... Read More