Most Rulo residents feel relieved over Ryan's death

RULO - Cult Leader and convicted murderer, Michael Ryan, died on Sunday according to the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services. In March, Sen. Chambers had announced that Ryan had terminal br... Read More

TECUMSEH - Nebraska death row inmate Michael Ryan, 66, has died, according to the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services website. Michael Ryan, 66, who had lived on death row for 30 years, was suffering from terminal brain cancer, Sen. Erni... Read More

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - A passenger in a semitrailer traveling near Iowa City has died after the truck slammed into an overpass. The Associated Press reports that 39-year-old Gary Griffey, of Lafayette, Indiana, died at an Iowa City hospital follow... Read More

FALLS CITY - According to Superintendent, Tim Heckenlively, Falls City Public Schools has been awarded two grants, funded by the USDA. One grant that has been awarded to the district, is the USDA Fresh Fruits and Vegetable Grant. This program wil... Read More

The stars were out on an otherwise gray Saturday at Burke Stadium. Just ask novice weatherman and ace sprinter KJ Cotton. “It was a pretty gloomy day weather-wise, but winning both the 100 and 200 really brightened up the day, made it a whole... Read More

Your gateway to the outdoors is waiting. Picnic tables are painted, grills and campfire rings squared away, campsites and cabins spruced up and — not insignificantly — showers and latrines updated at hundreds of park sites across Nebraska and ... Read More

HUMPHREY - Memorial Weekend is here and one family is urging the community to be safe as they prepare for outdoor activities. Five year old Sami Prorok and her family went camping at Lake Babcock towards the end of April, and due to a tick bite, S... Read More

SIDNEY, IA- Fremont County’s Hometown Pride, a group created for the purpose of community betterment, is off and running in their quest to raise funds to build a new swimming pool for Sidney. The aging pool that Sidney currently has is in ill co... Read More

LINCOLN - Nebraska Cattle on Feed numbers are on the rise according to a report from the USDA National Agriculture Statistics Service. Nebraska feedlots with 1,000 or more head of cattle contained 2.5 million cattle on feed as of May 1, which is a... Read More

In Senator Dan Watermeier’s weekly update, he reports that the Legislature voted to repeal the death penalty this past week. LB 268 passed on a 32-15 vote. Senator Chambers has been attempting to repeal the death penalty for forty years. In 1979... Read More

COLUMBUS - A man is being cited for 3rd Degree Assault and Littering after throwing a bottle at a store clerk. Columbus Police Captain Todd Thalken says according to police reports, 23 year-old Ethan Straub entered BJs Tobacco & Candy Outlet t... Read More