HIghway 2, along with the northbound on-ramp and southbound off-ramp at Interstate 29's Exit 10 at Nebraska City are both closed because of water over the roads, the Fremont County (Iowa) Emergency Management said Saturday. Southbound traffic '... Read More

FAIRBURY - Demolition was last June. Groundbreaking was last July. Less than a year later, the Fairbury Aquatic Center officially opened on Saturday afternoon. "This pool should be a great asset to Fairbury and to our surrounding communitie'... Read More

WASHINGTON — Many of the nation’s fallen heroes from this century have been laid to rest in a special part of Arlington National Cemetery. It’s known as Section 60, and it’s where Sallie Allen of Bellevue comes to visit her son L'... Read More

Hemp farming. Nebraska lawmakers passed a bill Friday to allow marijuana’s practical cousin to be grown, harvested, processed and marketed in the state. Legislative Bill 657, introduced by Sen. Justin Wayne of Omaha, would legalize in'... Read More

The U.S. Highway 34 connection between Glenwood, Iowa, and Sarpy County in Nebraska reopened Friday afternoon as the region continues the recovery on its flood-damaged highways. The connection — and its link to Interstate 29 — have'... Read More

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is delivering an additional $16 billion in aid to farmers hurt by his trade policies, an effort to relieve the economic pain among his supporters in rural America. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdu'... Read More

HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — Crews have contained a large fire at a Hastings fertilizer plant. The fire was reported about 11:30 p.m. Thursday at the CPI Dry Fertilizer Plant and was contained just before 4 a.m. Friday. The blaze for'... Read More

Authorities are investigating an attack against a Muslim woman in Lincoln as a hate crime. A 17-year-old woman told police she was on a neighborhood street near West A and Southwest 16th Streets before 8:25 p.m. Wednesday when two men ap'... Read More

LINCOLN — Rural state senators kept their word Friday, blocking passage of a major bill that would update the state’s top tax incentive program for business growth. Lawmakers fell short of halting a filibuster, thus killing the Imagi'... Read More

NORFOLK - Neighbor to neighbor. Resident to resident. You haven’t been forgotten. That’s the message that residents at Heritage of Bel-Air want to convey with their latest Good Neighbor Mission Project. Residents fashioned 50 care packages Wed'... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY – Hayward Elementary School expects all of its fourth graders to be in attendance for the last day of school on Friday, despite a Highway 2 accident Wednesday that sent their bus into a roadside ditch. The Nebraska State Patrol say'... Read More

LONG PINE - A rural Long Pine man has been charged in the shooting death of an 18-year-old Merna man. The Brown County Sheriff's Office says they received a call around 5 P-M Wednesday of a person with a gunshot wound near Highway 183 in rural Lon'... Read More

First reported by KBRB Radio in Ainsworth, a 27-year-old rural Long Pine man has been charged in the Wednesday shooting death of an 18-year-old Merna man. According to Brown County Sheriff Bruce Papstein, the sheriff’s department received a call a'... Read More

PLAINVIEW - Husker Ag, LLC announced that they have achieved a milestone in May – one billion gallons of ethanol produced since starting production in 2003. Husker Ag began with a group coming together in Northeast Nebraska and built a 20-millio'... Read More