December 5, 2019 (Lincoln, Neb.) -- Authorities have been notified about an inmate missing from the Community Corrections Center-Omaha (CCC-O). Shelton Fils #76680 left the facility at around 6:00 p.m. on December 4, 2019. He removed the electronic m'... Read More

WAVERLY - A southeastern Nebraska man has been charged under a new law that makes it a crime to post pornographic images of others without their permission or to use the images for blackmail. The Lincoln Journal Star reports that 19-year-old Hayde'... Read More

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

LINCOLN - A 40-year-old woman already on parole for fraud in Colorado has been arrested on suspicion of embezzling from a Lincoln chiropractic business where she worked. The Lincoln Journal Star reports that Ann Crall appeared in Lancaster County '... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nearly 800 Nebraska State Penitentiary inmates — more than half the Lincoln prison’s population — have signed a petition sent to state officials and various news outlets decrying conditions at the prison. The petition,'... Read More

ARNOLD—Two businesses were recognized for growth in Arnold on a beautiful morning on Friday, November 22. The Arnold Economic Development Corporation (AEDC) welcomed local business leaders, community members, Jerad Reimers of Congressman Adrian Smi'... Read More

BROKEN BOW—After 59 years the annual Nebraska One Box Pheasant Hunt is as strong as ever! Seven different teams will gather this week for a variety of shooting competitions, hunts, cocktail parties, social events, and banquets. Chairpersons Chri'... 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

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

GENEVA - An Exeter cattle feeder facing 40 felony charges in connection with an animal cruelty case pled not guilty to the charges Tuesday. Aaron Ogren, 30, was arrested in May after investigators found dead and dying livestock on his property. '... Read More

FRIEND - Friend is about a mile long east to west. On the western edge of town on the south side of U.S. Highway 6 is Daisy Queen. A fast food restaurant and ice cream shop that dates back to August 1951. Originally owned by Glen and Peg Kinsm'... Read More

HEBRON - The Thayer County Sheriff's Office is investigating reports of possible animal neglect and abuse at a Hebron feedlot and sale barn. The property in question is owned by Glen Jochem, who owns the J and J  Horse and Pony Company. Hebro'... 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

SUPERIOR - The city of Superior has revamped its downtown. In the last couple of weeks, the city officially opened the 4th Street Square, and renovated the 213 Business Center, thanks to a $150,000 grant from the USDA. The 4th Street Square, lo'... Read More