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(AUDIO) Wahoo PRCA Rodeo coming up at end of month

The 65th Annual Wahoo PRCA Rodeo is coming up July 25th, 26th, and 27th at the Saunders County Fairgrounds in Wahoo. Organizer Katelynn Houser says they'll have Nebraska 4-H night the first night of the Rodeo. Houser says all active duty milit... Read More

(AUDIO) Burt County Fair starts next weekend

The Burt County Fair will be held July 19th through the 23rd in Oakland. Jason Penke talks about the Friday entertainment. Penke says Friday activities include the Carnival and Public Fashion Show. Austin Parcel says on Saturday the Swi... Read More

(AUDIO) Nebraska Rural Electric Association Hosts Youth Tour to Washington, D.C.

Thursday, June 20, 2019, chaperones from the Nebraska Rural Electric Association (NREA), along with 17 high school students from across Nebraska returned from its annual Youth Tour of our Nation’s Capital. Each year the NREA hosts the Tour provi... Read More

(AUDIO) Stan Ortmeier has Husqvarna Automatic Mowers

KTIC's Doug Anderson visited with Becky Dunbar from Stan Ortmeier True Value in Beemer about their Husqvarna Automatic mower. Dunbar says they have two different models. To set up mowing boundaries, lay a wire on the ground and pack it down, a... Read More

(AUDIO) Paving work being done to get ready for Cuming County Fair

Some work is being done at the Cuming County Fairgrounds to get ready for this year's fair. Fair President Brian Meiergerd says that includes paving work. Meiergerd says changes include no Mutton Busting, the Demo Derby will be at noon on Sund... Read More

(AUDIO) Last Walthill Memorial Rodeo set for this weekend

The final Walthill Memorial Rodeo is being held this weekend. Organizer Shonna Briggs says there will be a Queen Contest Friday night. Briggs says free BBQ will be served with paid admission. Briggs says there will be a lot of activities su... Read More

(AUDIO) Dodge Daze set for this weekend

A meal will be held at Dodge Daze Friday night, celebrating Bayer Appliance & Hardware's 35th Anniversary. Organizer Melida Kempf says Cruise night follows. Willy Anderson from Dodge Daze says there will be activities such as the Softball ... Read More

CVA Sells Part of West Point Feed & Grain Facilities to Prinz Grain

Central Valley Ag has agreed to sell portion of their grain and feed production assets in West Point that are no longer being used by the cooperative. CVA decided to discontinue grain operations and feed production in West Point post-harvest last yea... Read More

Flooding brings the American Red Cross to Lexington

Following torrential rainfall earlier in the week Lexington and other central Nebraska towns quickly flooded. Families were displaced and left with few options for lodging and immediate assistance. The American Red Cross came set up a shelter inside ... Read More

Trail convicted of killing Loofe

WILBER, Neb. (AP) _ A Nebraska man has been convicted of killing a 24-year-old Lincoln woman and could now face the death penalty. A jury began deliberating Wednesday afternoon and in less than three hours agreed to convict 52-year-old Aubrey Trai... Read More

Gov. Ricketts Attends Veramaris Grand Opening in Blair

BLAIR – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts visited Blair to attend the grand opening celebration of Veramaris’ new production plant. “Veramaris’ innovative production of omega-3 fatty acids from natural algae is a breakthrough in animal nutritio... Read More

Pickup catches fire near West Point

A pickup caught fire on Highway 32 and 21st Road 5 miles East of West Point at around 7:00 p.m. Wednesday evening. No injuries were reported....... Read More

(AUDIO) Weekly Chat with Nebraska Game and Parks' Greg Wagner

Over 30 Nebraska Game and Parks Commission State Park System areas allow swimming. Game and Parks Greg Wagner has this advice when in or around bodies of water. As far as fishing goes, Wagner recommends going the first or last 90 minutes of su... Read More

Caregiver gets 8 days in jail for stealing from man

HARTINGTON, Neb. (AP) _ A caregiver accused of stealing more than $14,000 from a northeast Nebraska man she'd been helping has been sentenced to eight days in jail. Cedar County District Court records show that 29-year-old Kayla Hansen, of Madison, a... Read More