Platte County Food Pantry Receives $1,000 Donation

COLUMBUS - The Platte County Food Pantry has received a donation that will help with its holiday season efforts. Columbus's Golden Living Center donated $1,000 to the non-profit organization Wedne... Read More

ALLIANCE, Neb. (AP) -- A former Alliance hospital executive has been sentenced to three years in federal prison for possessing child pornography. A judge sentenced 65-year-old James Parks on Tuesday and ordered him to serve five years of supervised... Read More

NELIGH - A Boone County man will be sentenced early next year to helping in the theft of dozens of head of cattle from an Antelope County farm. Twenty-seven year old Benjamin Johnson, of St. Edward, pleaded no contest in Antelope County District C... Read More

HUMPHREY – A two-vehicle accident occurred just South of Humphrey late Wednesday morning. A truck heading west-bound off 415th Street turned onto Highway 81 when an augur slipped out the bed of the truck. A woman driving a Pontiac Grand Prix ... Read More

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- A detective says an argument on Facebook between two men may have led to a fatal shooting in northwest Omaha. Detective Michael Smith testified during a preliminary hearing Tuesday that an argument between 31-year-old Kenneth Ar... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. -- The Tilted Kilt in Lincoln, at Gateway Mall, will shut its doors Sunday. The restaurant confirmed the closing Tuesday. A lawsuit filed in Lancaster County Court shows Tilted Kilt failed to pay nearly $70,000 in rent and owes over ... Read More

Peru State College students have scheduled a Project Linus workday at campus on Dec. 1 to make blankets for the needy. The college's PILOT Club, which stands for Peru Individual Leaders of Today, gathers  cloth fragments each year and asks studen... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb.--- Today, Nebraska Governor-elect Pete Ricketts announced the appointment of Gerry Oligmueller as State Budget Administrator and Lauren Kintner as Policy Director and General Counsel. “Gerry and Lauren possess vast knowledge about ... Read More

A small plane made an emergency landing without the use of landing gear at the Crete Airport Tuesday. According to Saline County Emergency Management the pilot of the small plane carrying two people called in the emergency around noon when the landi... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say livestock have been quarantined on two north-central Nebraska farms following diagnoses of a disease that can hamper an animal's ability to eat and drink. The Nebraska Agriculture Department said in a news re... Read More

ALLIANCE, Neb. (AP) -- A western Nebraska woman has been sentenced to two years of probation and ordered to repay the nearly $12,000 she stole from a youth soccer club. A Box Butte County judge sentenced 30-year-old Erin Merrill on Monday. She was ... Read More