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NE Search Rescue Team Responding To Hurricane Threat

A Nebraska search-and-rescue team is joining the emergency forces responding to Hurricane Florence as it heads toward the Eastern Seaboard. More than three dozen members of Nebraska Task Force 1 left Tuesday morning for Raleigh, North Carolina. ... Read More

Yankton man takes plea deal in fatal Northeast Nebraska ATV crash

HARTINGTON, Neb. (AP) _ A South Dakota man accused of drinking alcohol before the fatal crash of an all-terrain vehicle has made a plea deal with Nebraska prosecutors. Cedar County District Court records say 26-year-old Derrik Nelson pleaded no conte... Read More


LINCOLN – Staff with the Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) will once again be on hand at Husker Harvest Days to answer questions and share information about programs that affect farmers and ranchers. Husker Harvest Days is Sept. 11-13 near... Read More

(Audio)  WPB Proposed Budget Calls For Fewer Tax Dollars

The West Point Beemer proposed school budget calls for fewer tax dollars for the second year in a row.     Superintendent Bill McAllister says from three years ago,  the amount of taxes requested is down about $570,000.   Part o... Read More

(Audio) Johnny Rodgers To Attend Car Show In West Point On Sunday

(click on podcast page to hear interview with Johnny Rodgers)     Husker  great Johnny  Rodgers will be in West Point for the Last Fling Til Spring Car Show on Sunday signing autographs and posing for pictures with tons of Husker... Read More

New trial dates for dad, son in northeast Nebraska slaying

WEST POINT, Neb. (AP) - New trial dates have been given two men accused of killing a man in his northeast Nebraska home. Cuming County District Court records say 49-year-old Jody Olson will go on trial Jan. 14. Twenty-nine-year-old Derek Olson's t... Read More

Lightning is underrated killer responsible for 47 deaths per year

Farmers at greater risk than average population An underrated killer, hotter than the surface of the sun. That’s how the National Weather Service (NWS) describes lightning, which, over the past 30 years, has been responsible for an average ... Read More

New trial dates for Oakland dad, son in killing of Rosalie man

WEST POINT, Neb. (AP) _ New trial dates have been given two men accused of killing a Rosalie man in his home. Cuming County District Court records say 49-year-old Jody Olson will go on trial Jan. 14. Twenty-nine-year-old Derek Olson's trial is set to... Read More

Drone operations course coming to Northeast Community College

NORFOLK - As more and more unmanned aircraft, particularly multi-rotor UAS (drones), take to the skies, there is a growing need for operators to have a better understanding of applicable regulations, flight maneuvers, missions planning and safe opera... Read More

Visiting Writers series to kick off with Brummels and Saiser

NORFOLK, NE - Two writers will read from their works at Fall 2018’s first installment of the Visiting Writers Series at Northeast Community College. JV Brummels, Wayne, and Marjorie Saiser, Lincoln, will read from their works on Wednesday, Sept... Read More

Late September Classes to be offered at Northeast Community College Campuses

Classes will be offered in late September at Northeast Community College's Campuses in West Point, Norfolk, and Hartington. Class information can be found below:   HARTINGTON - Northeast Community College in Hartington will a class this mo... Read More

University Exhibits at Husker Harvest Days

Husker Harvest Days exhibits from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln will help show farm and ranch families how to manage change and challenges in their operations. “Managing Change and Challenge: Strengthening Nebraska’s Agricultural Econom... Read More

Building Collapses On Man In Stanton County

Just after 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday the Stanton County Sheriff’s office was notified and responded to a report of a building having collapsed on a 56-year-old man about eight miles northwest of Howells.     Chris Pfeifer was workin... Read More

NCTA enrollment hits 23-year high

CURTIS, Neb. — The number of fulltime students attending classes this semester at the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture in Curtis reached a 23-year record, school officials announced Tuesday. “We have 275 fulltime students on campus th... Read More