SIDNEY, Neb. - A more than yearlong process finally culminated on Friday, September 28, as Jackson Feddersen, 19 of Sidney, stood awaiting his fate in the Cheyenne County District Court Room. The Honorable Judge Derek C. Weimer asked the defendant to'... Read More

PIERCE - Toxic blue-green algae once again shuts down Willow Creek Lake, something officials have been battling for years. The Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality shut down the lake near Pierce last month, after routine testing found elev'... Read More

NORFOLK - A Norfolk business is dedicating a large, new addition to showcasing one of their top brands. According to a news release,  brand new Ashley HomeStore will be opening adjacent to Deets HomeStore along Highway 81 just south of Norfolk. '... Read More

ATKINSON - The number "68713" may sound like a the last line of a mailing address, but in Atkinson, Nebraska, it's the name of a new beer that's giving back to the community. On Sunday, The city of Atkinson held its first annual Harvest Festival,'... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. – Riverview Marina State Recreation Area (SRA), which is located along the Missouri River in Nebraska City, is closed until further notice because of flooding. Campgrounds, restrooms and all other amenities are closed to public use a'... Read More

An intoxicated man who got a ride from a Lincoln police officer Wednesday night decided to open a can of malt liquor while riding in the back seat of the police cruiser. Not the best idea. The Lincoln officer had observed an uns'... Read More

NORFOLK - A local organization looking to the future of small-town Nebraska. Connect Norfolk was founded two years ago to jump-start small business and youth participation in the city and on Thursday, they held their first summit. The aim is to'... Read More

MADISON - Defense attorneys are asking a northeast Nebraska court to dismiss murder charges against a Norfolk man who they say is not competent for trial. Defense attorneys filed a motion for dismissal in Madison County Court last week on behalf '... Read More

The 39-year-old man accused of abducting and killing a 22-year-old woman told Omaha police he sexually assaulted her in his van before choking her to death, a prosecutor said Wednesday. Jeremiah Connelly was ordered held without bail on '... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY – Five members of the nuclear submarine USS Nebraska visited the display of a Civil War era submarine during the AppleJack Festival in Nebraska City. The sailors asked Mark Clark of the H.L. Hunley Traveling Exhibit engineering que'... Read More

LINCOLN — Aubrey Trail, accused in the slaying of Lincoln store clerk Sydney Loofe, will be evaluated to determine if he's mentally competent to stand trial. Saline County District Judge Vicky Johnson on Tuesday granted Trail's request for the c'... Read More

O'NEILL- The town of O'Neill is still struggling to move forward from the ICE raids in August. A tomato greenhouse and potato processing facility in O'Neill was among the businesses raided by immigration authorities, a raid that emotionally shook '... Read More

NORFOLK - City police are taking part in an unusual type of patrol in a nationwide effort to make railway crossings safer. The Norfolk Police Department are boarding trains in a partnership with Nebraska Central Railways to catch violators as part'... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY – Nebraska City police responded to three accidents over the AppleJack weekend. A four-door Nissan pickup was hit while parked on Central Avenue on Friday and a parked Chevrolet Malibu parked on First Avenue was hit by an Internati'... Read More