NEBRASKA CITY – It wasn’t easy, but Columbus native Mike Krumland defended his title at the 5th Nebraska Senior Match Play Championship on Friday. As the 15th seed out of 16 golfers, Krumland defeated number one seed John Sajevic, 1 up. Despite a fierce comeback by Sajevic, Krumland took control in the middle of the […]

NEBRASKA CITY, NE – Country music artist, Jon Pardi will be celebrating the 4th of July in River Country. Pardi is the headliner for the Independence Day concert hosted by Three Hills Event Center in Nebraska City on Saturday. Pardi’s single “Up All Night” (2013) was certified gold after it sold more than 539,000 copies. Other […]

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska health authorities have reported the state’s first human case of West Nile virus for 2015. The Nebraska Health and Human Services Department said in a news release Thursday that someone who lives in the Central District Health Department area tested positive for West Nile virus but was not hospitalized. The […]

Looking for a quick weekend getaway? You don’t have to travel far according to the VacationIdea Dream Vacation Magazine. They compiled a list of 17 beautiful spots in Nebraska you must visit. Some of the list included: Marina Inn Hotel in Sioux City which has memorable views of the Missouri River; Slattery Vintage Estates in Rural Cass […]

ONAWA, Iowa– Authorities say a Nebraska man and an Iowan have been killed in a head-on collision on Interstate 29 in western Iowa. The Iowa State Patrol says the accident occurred three miles north of Onawa on Monday afternoon. The patrol says a southbound car veered across the median and rammed into a northbound pickup, fatally […]

ONAWA, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a Nebraska man and an Iowan have been killed in a head-on collision on Interstate 29 in western Iowa. The Iowa State Patrol says the accident occurred three miles north of Onawa on Monday afternoon. The patrol says a southbound car veered across the median and rammed into a […]

MADISON – While same-sex couples can now get their marriage licenses and get married in Madison County, nobody, straight or gay, can have their wedding at the Madison County Courthouse. That is the decision that Madison County Magistrate Lori Bohn and the three county court judges: Ross Stoffer, Michael Long, and Donna Farrell Taylor came […]

LINCOLN – Gov. Pete Ricketts is speaking out against the Environmental Protection Agency’s recent Waters of the U.S. rule. The EPA and the Army Corps of Engineers filed the regulation on Monday, beginning a 60-day period in which it can be legally challenged. Opponents of the law have said the new rule will expand the […]

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A haze is blanketing much of the Midwest as strong winds carry smoke from forest fires in Canada thousands of miles to the south. National Weather Service forecasters say Tuesday that smoke from wildfires in northern Saskatchewan is blowing as far south as Tennessee. A thick band of smoke extends […]