WAYNE – With a work session already on the agenda for the regularly scheduled Wayne County Board of Commissioners meeting Tuesday, another session was pushed to Thursday. The Commissioners met in the Courthouse meeting room and towards the end o'... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska state Sen. Ernie Chambers has made good on his promise to seek disbarment of a former state Supreme Court justice. Chambers filed a grievance Tuesday with the court's Counsel for Discipline, which handles allega'... Read More

LINCOLN — Two northeast Nebraska locations are getting official recognition for their historic importance. The Nebraska State Historical Society announced today that the Emerson City Park and the Tekamah Auditorium have been added to the National '... Read More

WAYNE – Reserved performances for schools and other groups featuring The Jungle Book is scheduled for Wednesday, March 21 – Friday, March 23. But, there will be two general admission shows also taking place this weekend. The Jungle Book stage '... Read More

NORFOLK - Northeast Nebraskans with an opinion on roads can get some face-time with state officials this week. The Nebraska State Highway Commission will be holding their latest meeting in Norfolk on Friday, March 23rd. According to the agenda,'... Read More

NORFOLK - Developers will have to look elsewhere to build a potential event center. The Norfolk Planning Commission Tuesday voted 8-1 to deny a conditional use permit for an event barn to be built off of 49th Street in rural Norfolk. Developers had'... Read More

COLUMBUS - Fire Fighters are battling a house fire in Central Columbus, Tuesday morning. A fire truck arrived at the scene of the fire just after 8am, half a block west of Emerson Elementary School. Smoke was rising from the rear section of the ro'... Read More

WAYNE – Join Dr. Clara Small later today as she presents “My Life: A Matter of Honor” at 4 p.m. from the Gardner Auditorium on the campus of Wayne State College. There is no admission charge for the Tuesday, March 20 event and all are welcom'... Read More

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One long wait is over, but another is just beginning. “Hamilton” will arrive in Omaha on Sept. 10. In 2019. A near-capacity crowd received that news Monday night during an Omaha Performing Arts season reveal party at the '... Read More

A 60-year-old Lincoln man was killed late Monday after he was struck by a vehicle while crossing a street. Lincoln police said Edward Poltack died after being struck by a Jeep Patriot around 11:15 p.m. near 48th and Holdrege Streets in northea'... Read More

Two former western Nebraska hotel managers will spend a year and a day in federal prison and get kicked out of the country for enslaving a nephew, forcing him to work without pay and isolating and abusing him. Vishnubhai Chaudhari and L'... Read More

COLUMBUS - The Columbus City Council approved advertising for bids on a paving project for local streets, estimated to cost $975,000 . The project includes paving for west Pawnee Park on the remaining non-concrete roads, the shoofly northwest of M'... Read More

COLUMBUS - Motorists will be seeing some changes to stop lights on 33rd Avenue due to increased traffic from the high school. The Columbus City Council approved a 33rd Avenue Traffic Operations Analysis for the stop lights at 27th Street, 38th Str'... Read More