Grand Jury Declines to Indict Anyone in Slayings of 2 Inmates During Tecumseh Prison Riot

LINCOLN — A grand jury has declined to issue indictments in the killing of two prison inmates during a riot a year ago at the Tecumseh State Prison. Johnson County Attorney Rick Smith, who helped... Read More

BEATRICE - Electrical outages in a neighborhood on the southeast side of Beatrice have forced the electrical department to go over budget on one of their budget line items. The electrical system that was installed in the neighborhood surrounding t... Read More

FREMONT - In a Facebook post on Thursday, Nebraska Senator Ben Sasse called for a third option in the presidential race. Sasse who has been outspoken about the election for some time, says in a post on his Facebook page, "This is America. If bo... Read More

FALLS CITY - Falls City has lots of events planned to keep your summer entertaining. The Falls City Aquatic Center will be opening Memorial Day Weekend and celebrating ten years. The park includes two water slides, a lap pool, two diving boards... Read More

LINCOLN — Gov. Pete Ricketts promised his support Wednesday for Donald Trump, the presumptive Republican presidential candidate. “I will support the nominee of our party, and it looks like the nominee is going to be Donald Trump,” the state... Read More

JOPLIN, MO - Peru State pitcher Andrew Robinson held Avila University to just three base runners and the Bobcats took advantage of a 10-run fourth inning to upset  the #1 team in the Heart of America Athletic Conference Baseball Tournament, 10-0, Th... Read More

JEFFERSON COUNTY - Jefferson County authorities received a call just after 10 a.m. Wednesday after a tractor trailer rolled into the ditch on Highway 15 just south of the Jefferson-Saline County line. The driver was ejected from the vehi... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - The Nebraska City Recreation Agency approved a free Wi-Fi canopy for the new aquatic center and Clemmy Holmes Field in Steinhart Park. Mike Gress of Spiral Communications said park visitors will be able to log in and get free Wi-Fi... Read More

SYRACUSE -- Cell phone texting is blamed for a Highway 50 accident north of Syracuse on Wednesday. A Nebraska Department of Roads bridge crew had a flagman standing with a stop sign to control traffic on the highway. A 1985 Ford F150 pickup truck ... Read More

NORFOLK - A Norfolk man is facing a felony charge after authorities accused him of sexually assaulting a 14-year old girl. Norfolk Police Capt. Michael Bauer says 39-year old Stephen Munderloh was arrested on Thursday. Bauer says Munderloh was arr... Read More

LINCOLN — An elderly woman whom authorities say Patrick Combs stole from didn’t understand what she was doing when she signed documents granting him most of her and her husband’s money, the woman’s caregiver testified Wednesday. Jolee Urba... Read More