WINSIDE –Old Settlers will be taking place this Father’s Day weekend in Winside where there will be fun activities for all ages. It all gets underway on Friday starting at 6 p.m. with the start of the slow pitch softball tournament as well as a k'... Read More

NORTH PLATTE—The official state celebration of Nebraska has kicked off this past week in North Platte, where it has been for more than 50 years. The original Nebraskaland Days Celebration began in Lincoln in 1965 but has since moved to the home of '... Read More

WAYNE – As the Nebraska Economic Developers Association (NEDA) & Nebraska Diplomat Conference continues in Wayne over a three-day period, an award was announced Wednesday evening. From the Beaumont Event & Concert Hall, the Formal Diplom'... Read More

BEATRICE - Nathan Spilker is 19. He'll be 20 on June 15. He graduated from Beatrice High School two years ago, and just wrapped up his sophomore year at Princeton. An aerospace engineering major, Spilker was one of 40 students involved in '... Read More

WEST POINT – With officials gearing up for the 2019 Cornhusker State Game in July, the torch will continue to make its way across the state. This weekend will mark the fourth through sixth legs in eastern Nebraska during the CSG Torch Run. Ac'... Read More

DES MOINES — The son of an Iowa civil rights attorney who is handling a high-profile civil trial involving a former governor was arrested in the courtroom where his mother was working amid an apparent dispute over the courthouse’s air quality'... Read More

Video surveillance and tips from the public led Lincoln police to an 18-year-old man who they say smashed windows of 62 vehicles and houses, mostly in northeast Lincoln. The vandalism, which caused an estimated $25,000 damage, began afte'... Read More

WAYNE – Join the Wayne Volunteer Fire Department during a “Drive 4 UR Community Event” on Saturday, June 15. Between 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. take a spin in a new ford vehicle from the fire hall located at 510 Tomar Drive. Anyone 18 years or older '... Read More

LAUREL – With several northeast Nebraska communities hosting events this weekend, make plans to visit Laurel for their Ag Days celebration. Laurel Ag Days will last from Friday, June 14 – Sunday, June 16 with great family fun to be had by all.'... Read More

FAIRBURY - A Concordia, Kansas man was arrested early Thursday morning after an alleged kidnapping and high speed chase that started in Fairbury, and lasted more than 40 miles. Just before 5 a.m. Thursday, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office w'... Read More

Prosecutors say they will retry an Omaha man in the Nov. 26, 2016, shooting death of a 16-year-old Omahan. A judge declared a mistrial after jurors deadlocked this week over whether Otis Walker, 24, was the gunman who shot and killed Markeise Dun'... Read More

WASHINGTON — Rep. Steve King isn’t serving on committees these days, but he still knows how to grab media attention. The northwest Iowa Republican organized a fiery press conference Wednesday outside the U.S. Capitol alongside conser'... Read More

A military appeals court’s reversal of a West Point cadet’s rape conviction and 21-year prison sentence has outraged sexual assault victim advocates who say the decision is filled with victim-blaming and antiquated notions about rape. But '... Read More

The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission reports that the U.S. Coast Guard has opened the Missouri River to all commercial and recreational boats from just north of Sioux City to Napoleon, Missouri, which is east of Kansas City. A no wake '... Read More