OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A hepatitis A outbreak tied to blackberries sold in Fresh Thyme grocery stores now includes 16 confirmed cases in six states, including Nebraska. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has confirmed 16 cases of hepatit'... Read More

A round of strong to severe thunderstorms rumbled through southeast Nebraska on Sunday afternoon. A tornado touched down, reportedly several times, early Sunday evening in southwest Lincoln, leaving damage behind in its wake. Several reports and p'... Read More

CRETE - The State of Nebraska and FEMA will be opening Disaster Recovery Centers in Madison, Platte and Saline counties. The Saline County location will be at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Crete. It’ll be open May 2-6 from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. Eagles'... Read More

BEATRICE - Beatrice, Falls City, Fremont, Grand Island, and Wayne have been designated as Accredited Main Street America programs for meeting rigorous performance standards set by the National Main Street Center. Every year, the National Main Str'... Read More

BLAIR - The Missouri Valley City Council tonight will formalize an embargo on flood stricken streets that will put a weight restriction of ten tons – part of an emergency measure.  The Mo Valley council will also discuss federal grants for housing'... Read More

BEATRICE - Few have felt the effects of recent flooding harder than cattle producers. "If you've got a cow herd and water that came down through them, you've got problems," Heldt Cattle manager Mike Heldt said. "Your hay's washed away, your g'... Read More

BLAIR - Boomer Blair news talked with Governor Pete Ricketts earlier this afternoon- he says the cost of the state’s unemployment program is much smaller this year  - due in part to a more active approach to getting unemployed people back to work '... Read More

_informq.push(); LINCOLN --- As heavy snow and ice get dumped on southeast Nebraska, the Nebraska State Patrol is warning people to either stay home or drive slow. NSP Trooper Jeff Rutan talked to NCN's Brandon Aksamit about conditions in Lin'... Read More

BLAIR – Big Ox Energy, around six months ago, announced it would develop a plant in Blair with the intention of processing organic by-products to make natural gas and other biofuels.  Once completed, the plant will employ 45 full time workers.  W'... Read More