Fremont Community Joins Together to Support Student Success **VIDEO**

FREMONT - The auditorium at Fremont High School has finally been brought to the modern era. It's been approximately 50 years since the high school's auditorium has seen an extensive renovation. But... Read More

In advance of football game, students make 347-mile march from Iowa City to Lincoln to raise awareness of veteran suicide

College student-athletes from Nebraska and Iowa will square off Friday on the football field. But in the week leading up to the game, student veterans from the two schools are showing that they are on the same team. For the second consec... Read More

8 Louisiana hunters face penalties for Nebraska deer hunting violations

LINCOLN (AP) — Nebraska authorities say eight hunters from Louisiana have been cited for several deer hunting violations. The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission said Wednesday that the eight were cited this month for illegal activities in so... Read More

Local Fundraiser will Provide Hurricane Relief to U.S. Island

ARLINGTON - Area residents are invited to a night of live music and fun family entertainment to help raise money for survivors of two devastating hurricanes. Save the Pirate's Paradise is a fundraiser to support relief efforts in St. John, US Virg... Read More

No Alarming Increases in Criminal Offense Totals for 2016

FREMONT - There were nearly one hundred more criminal offenses handled by Fremont police last year than in 2015. According to the Fremont Police Department's Annual Report for 2016, the department handled 4,708 criminal offenses compared to 4,611 ... Read More

Police Chief: Two bodies found in aftermath of Missouri Valley blaze

MISSOURI VALLEY, Iowa (WOWT) -- Two bodies were found in a downtown building gutted by fire Thursday, police confirm. Missouri Valley Police Chief Edward Murray said the victims were burned beyond recognition. Autopsies have been ordered. As of... Read More

OPPD program will offer bill credits to customers with 'smart' thermostats

So-called “smart” thermostats can learn how fast your house loses cool air in the summer — or warm air in the winter — and the Omaha Public Power District plans to tap into that knowledge as part of a new program designed to keep a lid on... Read More

Authorities ID man killed when train struck van near Brady, Nebraska

BRADY, Neb. (AP) — Authorities have released the name of a man who was killed when a train locomotive struck his van in western Nebraska. The crash was reported around 5:45 p.m. Wednesday at a private crossing about 2 miles east of Brady... Read More

Traditional Christmas Walk Event Moves to Saturday to Celebrate Local Downtown Businesses

FREMONT - The traditional Christmas Walk event in downtown Fremont will be slightly different this year. Instead of hosting the event on Friday evening, MainStreet Fremont has moved the Christmas Walk to this Saturday in support of Small Business ... Read More

Dodge County Board of Supervisors will Meet Twice in December

FREMONT - The Dodge County Clerk has released the schedule for the Dodge County Board of Supervisors, Equalization, and Corrections meetings in December. The boards will meet on December 6th and 20th. The Board of Supervisors will meet at 9 a.m., ... Read More

III Corps Drug Task Force Made 241 Arrests in Their 20th Year of Service

FREMONT - The III Corps Drug Task Force handled 225 cases in 2016 with over one hundred of the cases involving methamphetamine. According to the Fremont Police Department's 2016 Annual Report, the task force is multi-jurisdictional and is comprise... Read More