LINCOLN - Nebraska will play Illinois in Dublin, Ireland, to open the 2021 season, the second game in a five-game series of college football games on the Emerald Isle. Athletic directors Bill Moos of Nebraska and Josh Whitman of Illinois announced'... Read More

THEDFORD—More than 50 sandhills residents gathered in Thedford on Wednesday afternoon to hear from Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts. A picket line of concerned citizens holding "preserve the Sandhills" signs lined the highway as the crowd gather'... Read More

WESTERVILLE--An Arcadia teen died in a one-vehicle accident on Friday morning. According to the Nebraska State Patrol, a Dodge Ram was traveling westbound on Highway 70 around 8 a.m. approximately three miles east of Westerville when it crossed th'... Read More

BROKEN BOW—Citizens of Broken Bow could be facing a trip to the polls for a potential recall election against Mayor Jonathon Berghorst. Recall efforts began recently following an incident in April in which the mayor was allegedly involved in a phys'... Read More

BROKEN BOW—The babies are back in town! Following a two-year hiatus, the staff at  Jennie M. Melham Memorial Medical Center (JMMMMC) and the Physicians of the Central Nebraska Medical Clinic (CNMC) officially cut the ribbon on Tuesday to w'... Read More

CUSTER COUNTY— In the past few weeks, KCNI/KBBN has released multiple stories regarding legal proceedings of Custer County Supervisor Doug Stunkel. Stunkel, was elected to represent District 7 after his representatives voted him into office with 35'... Read More

BLAIR - Water levels on the Missouri River at Blair are inching out of the minor flood stage, just above 26 point five feet and the flood gates at the Blair Water Facility are lowered, accessing Optimist park and the river.  This will not last long '... Read More

BLAIR - Warrants from Douglas County and from Texas on two women stopped by the Washington County Sheriff’s Office ends in their arrest yesterday in Fort Calhoun.  Also on the activity summary from Sheriff Mike Robinson, just issued  this morning'... Read More

BROKEN BOW—KCNI radio has been Keeping Central Nebraska Informed for the last 70 years and to celebrate, radio station staff and approximately 200 community members gathered at the Broken Bow Country Club on Thursday night. The anniversary festivit'... Read More

BLAIR - A 23 year old male was arrested shortly after 2 a.m. this morning by Washington County Deputies after a traffic stop on County Roads 4 and b-34, along with his 20 year old passenger for criminal mischief, resisting arrest, obstruction and lit'... Read More

BLAIR - The highest in four years – 58 thousand 483 dollars netted from this past weekend’s Rummage Sale put on by Blair’s Memorial Community Hospital’s Auxiliary.    Those funds will go towards purchase of telemetry equipment for the hosp'... Read More

BLAIR -The body of a worker at a grain elevator near Fremont was retrieved yesterday by elevator employees and Fremont Rural Fire Department. The man who died  has been identified as 32 year old Zane Fecht of Bellevue according to the Dodge County '... Read More

BLAIR - Another round of flooding in store for those of us along the Missouri River, from Sioux City to Rulo according to the National Weather Service out of Valley.  The river at Blair has crossed over from minor into moderate flood stage and is no'... Read More

BLAIR - If you’re concerned about robo calls, spoofing of phone numbers, and phone scams, you can hear more from the Federal Communications Commission in the upcoming days.  The FCC’s Rural Tour event kicks off with a meet and greet tomorrow in '... Read More