State Chamber Legislative Forum

COLUMBUS - The Nebraska State Chamber of Commerce made a stop in Columbus on Tuesday afternoon as part of their series of Fall Forums being held across the state. The forum was attended by members ... Read More

GOP Touts Video Accusing Krist of 'Heavy Drinking,' But NCN Review Shows No Obvious Drinking

Omaha, NE.—Democrat Bob Krist and the Nebraska Republican Party have found something to agree on. Both want you to see three videos of governor hopeful Krist, a total of 2-minutes and 29 seconds released by the GOP. It's the latest fallout fr... Read More

City Council Approves 12th Avenue Viaduct Agreement

COLUMBUS - The 12th Avenue viaduct project is continuing to move along in Columbus, as the City Council approved an agreement on the project's construction between the Union Pacific Railroad Company and the Nebraska Department of Transportation at th... Read More

Leaders From Nebraska Communities Hold Early Childhood Development Summit

KEARNEY — From Scottsbluff to Omaha and Albion to Ogallala, community leaders are asking for assistance to ensure that children and families have access to high-quality early childhood programs and services. More than 250 civic, business, and ed... Read More

Janssen's Mistakes Gives Democrats an Opening to Watchdog Post

Omaha, NE—Two top state officials are accused of wrongdoing—two different reactions by Gov. Pete Ricketts. In 2015 Pat McPherson, a member of the State Board of Education was accused of racism. Ricketts asked him to resign but McPherson—insi... Read More

Playing For Angels Softball Tournament

COLUMBUS - The 6th annual Playing for Angels softball tournament took place at Gerrard Park in Columbus on Saturday afternoon. The goal of the tournament is to raise money for local families who are dealing with cancer. The tournament was started ... Read More

Joey Braasch - Player of the Game vs Fremont

COLUMBUS - Joey Braasch didn't let two early fumbles affect his whole night. The junior running back bounced back by rushing for 95 yards and finding the end zone twice to help propel the Discoverers past Fremont 28-14. He is our player of the game!.... Read More

Discoverers Overcome Early Errors to Reclaim F&C Cup

_informq.push(); COLUMBUS - Three first half turnovers didn't stop Columbus from reclaiming the F&C Cup in a historic rivalry game. The Discoverers defeated Fremont 28-14 on Friday night to cap off their homecoming night, taking back the ... Read More

Missing South Dakota man found dead after Wayne County accident

WAYNE -- A man who was reported missing in South Dakota died east of Wayne on Thursday. According to the Wayne County Sheriff's Department, 22 year-old, Parker Mitchell, was westbound on Highway 35 3 miles east of Wayne when his vehicle left the road... Read More

Hearing Date Set For Monroe Man In Two Criminal Cases; Faces 3 Felonies & 3 Misdemeanors

COLUMBUS - A hearing date has been set for a Monroe man who is involved in two different criminal cases. 37-year-old Eric Behrens appeared in the Platte County Court this week after being arrested for an incident that took place in Monroe on Septe... Read More

State Auditor Apologizes Following Investigation, Democrats Fire Back

Omaha, NE.—State Auditor Charlie Janssen is apologizing after an investigation found him apparently shirking the job spending long lunches drinking beer, an apology that Democrats are not taking seriously. According to a report in the Omaha Worl... Read More