Free Health Screenings will be available in Falls City

FALLS CITY - The Health Mart Healthy Living Tour will be stopping by the Falls City KEX RX Pharmacy & Home Care. Free screenings for diabetes, cholesterol and other health areas will be available... Read More

FALLS CITY - On Tuesday,  Highway Superintendent, Scott Huppert, updated the County Commissioners Board on the road and bridge maintenance. Huppert reported that rock hauling is underway, but there is currently a shortage of rock at the DuBois qua... Read More

  Nebraska City police officers were among the law enforcement officers in a funeral procession Tuesday for Omaha Police Officer Kerrie Orozco. Police Sgt. Dana Schebaum and Officers Jason Holman and Coray Bell volunteered to attend the fu... Read More

ROCKPORT, MO -- A Columbus, Nebraska woman has died following a one-vehicle accident on I-29 near Rock Port, Missouri on Tuesday. According to a press release from the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Christina Pace, age 30 of Columbus, was killed afte... Read More

OMAHA, Neb. - Today, hundreds gathered at St. Joseph Cemetery, in Council Bluffs, to say farewell to Omaha Police Officer Orozco. Family members, friends and the law enforcement community attended Orozco’s funeral in St. John’s Catholic Church ... Read More

FALLS CITY - Falls City resident, John Crofford, was arrested by the Falls City Police Dept. on Saturday. Assistant Police Chief, Jamie Baker, says, "Falls City Police Department received a complaint of an uncontrollable individual on 12th bl... Read More

The Otoe County Sheriff’s Office is hoping to replace its in-car cameras over the next budget year in preparation for equipping body cameras. Chief Deputy Mike Holland said the sheriff’s office is currently seeking bids for wireless in-car cam... Read More

LINCOLN - Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts has vetoed a bill to abolish the death penalty in the traditionally conservative state, sending it back to lawmakers who will attempt an override. Nebraska lawmakers passed the bill last week with a veto-proo... Read More

A saddened, solemn community folded Officer Kerrie Orozco into its embrace Tuesday before letting her go. Hundreds of family members, friends and colleagues in blue attended Orozco’s funeral at St. John’s Catholic Church at Creighton Universit... Read More

FALLS CITY - Former Falls City Mayor, Rodney Vandeberg, passed away on Saturday at the age of 78 years old. Vandeberg served as Mayor for Falls City for two terms, as well as serving as the President of First National Bank until it was sold to F&am... Read More

Hundreds of supporters came to the funeral of slain Omaha Police Officer Kerrie Orozco to shield mourners from a handful of protesters. Wearing blue, about a hundred people arrived at 24th and Cuming Streets, where the protesters intended to meet.... Read More