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USDA Invests $256 Million in Water Infrastructure in Rural Communities

LITTLE ROCK, Ark., May 23, 2018 – Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development Anne Hazlett today announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is investing $256 million in 81 projects (PDF, 233 KB) to improve water and wastewat... Read More

(Audio) Public Power Boards Vote To Continue Merger  Discussions

The Cuming and Burt County public power boards held a public meeting this morning at the Nielsen Center  in West Point  and took comments from residents on a proposed merger.  Just over a couple dozen of people turned out.     C... Read More

Three Vehicle Crash In Stanton County Leaves Two Injured

On Tuesday afternoon at about 2:30 p.m. the Stanton County Sheriff’s office responded to and investigated a three vehicle injury accident near 568th Avenue and U.S. Hwy 275 about 13 miles east of Norfolk.     The accident occurre... Read More

(Audio) Cuming And Burt County Public Power Districts To Hold Public Meeting Today

The Cuming and Burt County public power districts are holding a public meeting at 9 am this morning (Wed) at the Nielsen Center to discuss a proposed merger.     Information  from a study conducted by the National Rural Utilities ... Read More

(AUDIO) Omaha VA Medical Center Expansion underway

An expansion that costs $86 million has started at Omaha VA Medical Center. Deputy Chief of Staff Dr. Marvin Bittner. "This is an outpatient building. So it's for people who need medical care, but are not admitted to the hospital. So we'll have some ... Read More

Iowa Native Maddie Poppe Wins American Idol

Iowa native Maddie Poppe has won "American Idol." The singer-songwriter bested Caleb Lee Hutchinson and Gabby Barrett in Monday night's two-hour finale on ABC. Poppe and Hutchinson announced on the program that they're dating, surprising judges... Read More

Miss Nebraska Winner of Miss USA Pageant

Sarah Rose Summers from Nebraska has beaten 50 other women to win the crown at this year's Miss USA competition. Summers, a 23-year-old contestant from Omaha, graduated from Texas Christian University with two degrees and is working on becoming a ... Read More

(AUDIO) 3rd Annual Cub Cadet Golf Program set for next month

The 3rd Annual Cub Cadet Golf Program will be held in June at Indian Trails Golf Course in Beemer. West Point-Beemer Head Coach Keith Eriksen says attendees will get more individual instruction this year. "This year we're actually really excited. We ... Read More

Northeast to offer classes at Norfolk Campus in early June

Northeast Community College in Norfolk will offer more classes in early June. Find out more information below:   NORFOLK - The Allied Health Division at Northeast Community College will offer another Heart Code - BLS for Healthcare Provide... Read More

Fortenberry Statement on Farmer to Farmer

(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) today issued the following statement on his Farmer to Farmer Program amendment to the Farm Bill: “I am pleased that the House of Representatives voted to include my Farmer to Farmer ... Read More

Rural Lyons Woman Had Filed For Protection Order

At last report, 34-year-old Megan Cameron remained in critical condition following a shooting at her rural Lyons home.     The Burt County Sheriff's Office reports receiving a call just before 10 p.m. Wednesday night and when they ... Read More

Phase Two At American Veterans Park In West Point Gets Underway Today

Six tablets will arrive in West Point Friday afternoon and will be put in place at the American Veterans Park. They'll represent each branch of the military and the POW/MIAs.   It marks the beginning of phase two of the park project. &n... Read More

Murder-Suicide Attempt Investigated in Burt County

The Burt County Sheriff's Office is investigating an attempted murder-suicide.   They received a call just before 10 p.m. Wednesday night to respond to 2020 County Road 19.   Deputies found the residence had been forcibly entered and... Read More

Fatal Accident South Of Beatrice

Authorities say one person died and another was injured in a collision just south of Beatrice in southeast Nebraska. Firefighters, medics and deputies were sent to the intersection of U.S. Highway 77 and West Lilac Road a little before 2 p.m. Wedn... Read More