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EAB found in Seward and Washington counties

LINCOLN—The Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) in partnership with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), confirmed emerald ash borer (EAB) in a trap in Seward county and a tree in Washington county.  This is the first detection of EAB i... Read More

(AUDIO) Pilger Sweet Corn & Hamburger Feed set for Wednesday

Pilger's 18th Annual Sweet Corn & Hamburger Feed will be held on Wednesday from 5:00-9:00 p.m. at the Cooper Family Community Center. Ron Wolverton tells KTIC News that preparation is done the day of the event. Wolverton says all the grill... Read More

Northeast to offer mid-August classes at Norfolk Campus

NORFOLK, Neb. – Northeast Community College in Norfolk will offer several American Red Cross-sponsored training sessions on Saturday, August 15. All courses will be delivered in a hybrid format (part online and part in-person) with participants ... Read More

(AUDIO) West Point-Beemer Back to School Plan

KTIC News spoke with West Point-Beemer Superintedent Bill McAllister about the District's Back to School Plan. McAllister commented on their philosophy. McAllister unveiled the plan at a meeting that was streamed on the School's Facebook Page ... Read More

Howells man arrested for 5th DWI

Just before 2-a-m Friday morning, Stanton County Sheriff's deputies stopped a southbound vehicle speeding on Hwy 15 about 3 miles South of Pilger. 32-year-old Lance Pfeifer of Howells was found to be intoxicated and had a suspended Kansas driver’s ... Read More

(AUDIO) Neihardt Day Celebration set for this weekend in Bancroft

The 55th Annual Neihardt Day Celebration will be held on the grounds of the Neihardt Center in Bancroft on Sunday from noon to 4:00 p.m. Executive Director Marianne Reynolds. The main program begins at 1:30 p.m. with the Master of Ceremonies R... Read More

(AUDIO) Pender Back to School Plan

As the Coronavirus Pandemic Continues, area schools are preparing to return to in-person classes this fall. KTIC News caught up with Pender Superintendent Dr. Jason Dolliver, who outlines their back to school plan. Dolliver says a priority for... Read More

(AUDIO) West Point City Council Reviews 2020-2021 Budget at Budget Workshop

The West Point City Council held a budget workshop at the Nielsen Center Wednesday night. City Administrator Tom Goulette. Goulette says changes from last year to this year include the purchasing of additional police vehicles and a couple pick... Read More

Weekly Chat w/NE Game & Parks' Greg Wagner

Fishing was a topic of discussion between KTIC's JD Gibbs and Nebraska Game and Parks' Greg Wagner on 840 KTIC's Midday in MidAmerica on Wednesday. Wagner has fishing strategy and bait tips for our listeners. Wagner says use stink baits, liver... Read More

KRVN partners with local fairs to bring livestock shows to the big screen

Local livestock shows went on with restricted access and new health guidance measures, but with the help of KRVN, extended family and friends could virtually attend the shows.  Across Nebraska, county fairs modified their schedules and show rings... Read More

Northeast partners with State of Nebraska to train and retrain workers impacted by COVID-19

NORFOLK, Neb. - Nebraskans who have experienced the effects of the pandemic through their work have an opportunity to be trained or retrained with skillsets that will allow them to pursue employment in high-demand careers and industries. Northeast... Read More

Norfolk Teen injured in accident near Stanton

On Monday night at about 11:00 p.m. the Stanton County Sheriff’s office responded to and investigated a one vehicle accident about eleven miles South of Stanton on Hwy 57 that sent a 17 year old Norfolk girl to the hospital for treatment of her inj... Read More

Rodeo Stronger providing assistance to stock contractors, rodeo personnel

Rodeo Stronger, an initiative launched by the St. Paul Rodeo Foundation in St. Paul, Oregon, is providing emergency funds for the care of rodeo livestock. Professional and amateur rodeos have been canceled across the country in response to the cor... Read More

$22,000 2by2 Winning Ticket Sold in Alma

Lincoln, NE – July 27, 2020 – One lucky player who bought a 2by2 ticket for the Friday, July 24 drawing is holding a ticket worth $22,000. The Nebraska Lottery has confirmed that one ticket sold for Friday’s 2by2 draw matched all four winnin... Read More