Nebraska State Patrol get their second big marijuana bust this week. At approximately 1:50 P.M. Thursday afternoon, a state trooper pulled over a 2017 Dodge Caravan near Beaver Crossing. Upon approaching the vehicle, the trooper reported smelling marijuana. After a search of the vehicle troopers discovered duffel bags containing over 182lbs of marijuana,  roughly valued […]

CRAWFORD, Neb. — Nebraska’s deer, antelope and elk hunting seasons are set for this fall. The State Game and Parks Commission approved staff recommendations for the seasons during its Thursday meeting at Fort Robinson State Park. Among the changes from last year: Deer 1,550 buck permits added in the Calamus East, Frenchman, Keya Paha, Loup […]

Nebraska State Troopers seized over 1,800lbs of Marijuana after a traffic stop Wednesday Evening on Highway 81 in Fillmore County. A state trooper pulled over a 2017 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter after it was seen driving on the shoulder near mile marker 36 near Geneva. A NSP K9 was called in and detected the presence of a […]

NORFOLK — Farmers across Nebraska are rattled as a trade dispute between the US and China threatens to severely damage markets for some of the state’s most important commodities. China has proposed a 25 percent tariff on soybeans and pork.  With China buying more US soybeans than any other country, that could have a huge […]

Imagine owning a craft brewery in Norfolk with a tasting room right across the street. Now imagine before you can send your product to the taste room, a third party distributor has to take the beer to Omaha, before bringing it back to your taste room. That is what Nebraska breweries have had to do […]

LINCOLN (AP) — A Seward, Nebraska, man has been sent to prison for stealing from a youth basketball program. Court records say 38-year-old Levi East was sentenced Friday to two to four years, with credit for one day already served in custody. He’d pleaded no contest to felony theft. Lincoln police say in court records […]

WAYNE – Following the weekend snowstorm, a communication tower in Region 26 was knocked over from 60 mph winds. Emergency Management has since answered the call a part of the Northeast Nebraska Planning, Exercise and Training Region. Nic Kemnitz, Wayne County Emergency Manager attend the Wayne County Board of Equalization meeting Tuesday morning to let […]

Class A Boys 1. Fremont – After seeing the Tigers at the Millard South Invite, this may be a team in the caliber of the glory days of Fremont Track in the 1980s when names like Bahe, Myers, Rhode, and Gdowski wore the classic “F” on their chests. What has made Fremont #1 in the […]

STAPLETON, Neb. (AP) — Federal authorities say another mild earthquake has occurred under central Nebraska. The U.S. Geological Survey says the latest occurred around 6:40 p.m. Sunday about 3 miles under the surface 20 miles east-southeast of Stapleton, not far from Arnold. It was rated a 2.6 magnitude temblor. It was the area’s fifth quake […]

BEATRICE – About 55 firefighters from several southeast Nebraska departments got the chance for some live fire exercise, about six miles northwest of Beatrice, Sunday. An old barn was burned down at a farmstead along West Hickory Road, west of the Koch Fertilizer plant.  The burning cleared away a structure for a center pivot sweep, […]