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State Fair Announces Grand Marshalls

GRAND ISLAND - The Nebraska State Fair has selected Grand Marshals for the 2017 event.  According to Chelsey Jungck, events and entertainment director, “Each year, we select folks that we believe represent the best of the best from agriculture an... Read More

Flash Flood Warning For Parts Of Northeast Nebraska

The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning for Colfax, Platte, Dodge, Butler and western Saunders Counties until 12:30 this afternoon.   At 6:34, doppler radar indicated thunderstorms had produced heavy rain across the w... Read More

(Audio)  School Back In Session Today At St Paul Lutheran In West Point

(click on news/podcast to hear interview with Keri Penrose)   Students are back in school starting today at St Paul Lutheran in West Point.  But it's a short day - just 8 until 11.   Principal Keri Penrose talks about the new s... Read More

Correa-Carmenaty Sentenced To Life In Prison

A judge has accepted the guilty pleas of a man charged with killing a sheriff's deputy and wounding another while escaping from an Iowa jail.  The Pottawattamie County Judge sentenced Wesley Correa-Carmenaty  to life in prison plus 50 years Tuesda... Read More

Heavy Rain Prompts Flash Flood Watch For Part of Northeast Nebraska

  The National Weather Service in Omaha has issued a Flash Flood Warning for Northwestern Wayne County in northeastern Nebraska, Northeastern Pierce County in northeastern Nebraska, and Southern Cedar County in northeastern Nebraska until 6:45 ... Read More

House Explosion Injures Two In Lincoln

An explosion that was heard from miles away has leveled a house in southeast Lincoln.   The home appeared to be nearly leveled by the explosion, which happened about 4:30 p.m. Monday.   Two people were taken to the hospital with cri... Read More

(Audio)  August West Point Beemer School Board Meeting

Click on the news/podcast tab to hear West Point Beemer School Superintendent Bill McAllister discuss Monday night's school board meeting with KTIC's Jeff Axtell....... Read More

Cuming County Fair Comes To A Close In West Point

A huge crowd enjoyed the Cuming County Fair Parade Sunday afternoon in West Point.   From Legion Riders to military veterans and marching bands, the parade entertained young and old alike.   840 KTIC and 107.9 the Bull ... Read More

(Update) Arrest Warrants Issued For Wayne Residents

  Benton Giffrow of Wayne was arrested early Saturday in Dixon, Nebraska and is currently in custody at the Pierce County jail on felony burglary and weapons charges with a $25,000 bond.   (previous story) The Stanton Co... Read More

Police ID man killed in crash of semi, pickup in Fremont

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) _ Fremont police in eastern Nebraska have identified a man killed in the crash of a semitrailer and pickup truck that occurred in the northeastern section of town near a Wal-Mart. Police say in a written statement that the 11 a.... Read More

Cuming County Fair Underway With Arrival Of Veterans Memorial

The Cuming County Fair 2017 is off and running in West Point.   The "Remembering Our Fallen" national memorial arrived in West Point around 9 Thursday morning.  It will be on display at the Nielsen Community Center until Sunday night. ... Read More


(click on news/podcast tab to hear interview with Rick Wimer) The "Remembering Our Fallen" national memorial will be on display at the Cuming County Fair.   The memorial will be escorted into West Point by the Legion Riders Thursday mor... Read More

Applicant Briefings Scheduled  For Communities with Damage from June 12-17 Declared Disaster

Applicant briefings for Nebraska communities have been scheduled by state and federal emergency management officials who are working to coordinate disaster assistance to local communities who incurred damage from severe storms, tornadoes and straight... Read More

Governor Ricketts Kicks Off Trade Mission To Canada

On Tuesday, Governor Pete Ricketts and the Nebraska trade delegation kicked off the first-ever, Governor led Nebraska trade mission to Canada.  During day one, the Governor and trade delegation met with Ontario International Trade Minister Michael C... Read More