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Dorchester enjoying new splash pad as hot weather settles in
Dorchester enjoying new splash pad as hot weather settles in

The village of Dorchester officially opened a new splash pad this week - a project that's been more than three years in the making.

Drug Detection Dog Could Return to Service, With Gage County Sheriff's Office

Drug Detection Dog Could Return to Service, With Gage County Sheriff's Office

Drug detection dog could be back on the job, at Gage County Sheriff's Office

Gage County Receives Weed Control Evaluation

Gage County Receives Weed Control Evaluation

Gage County's weed control score is improving

Southeast Community College Board Receives Projects Update

Southeast Community College Board Receives Projects Update

Building update given to SCC Board, at their Beatrice Campus meeting

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders to speak in Council Bluffs

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders to speak in Council Bluffs

Democratic presidential candidate and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is headed to Iowa and will spend part of Saturday in Council Bluffs.

Crop-dusting helicopter crash-lands in Pottawattamie County

Crop-dusting helicopter crash-lands in Pottawattamie County

The pilot suffered minor injuries when a crop-dusting helicopter crash-landed Tuesday in rural Pottawattamie County, according to emergency dispatchers.

Laptop stolen in Rome; UNL warns nearly 900 current, former ag staffers of potential data breach

Laptop stolen in Rome; UNL warns nearly 900 current, former ag staffers of potential data breach

A stolen laptop computer has caused a migraine for the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources.

Fairbury prepping for its 150th birthday celebration in September

Fairbury prepping for its 150th birthday celebration in September

Fairbury turns 150 in 2019. The city has been prepping for months for a proper celebration, and are nearly ready with the festival just two months away.

Sheriff: Who Gave Teens Alcohol?

Sheriff: Who Gave Teens Alcohol?

Authorities in Sarpy County want to know how several teens involved in a deadly crash got their hands on alcohol.

Free Speech or Crime? Graffiti Tags City Hall

Free Speech or Crime? Graffiti Tags City Hall

Freedom of speech or a crime? That question front and center at Omaha City Hall today as graffiti marked the sidewalk up and down the City-County Civic Center.

City of Beatrice Moves on Initial Property Purchase for New Beatrice Fire and Rescue HQ

City of Beatrice Moves on Initial Property Purchase for New Beatrice Fire and Rescue HQ

First property purchase for new Beatrice Fire Station, approved by city council

Second Liquor License Recommended for Beatrice Mercantile Building

Second Liquor License Recommended for Beatrice Mercantile Building

Class C liquor license for lower level of Beatrice Mercantile Building, recommended for approval by Beatrice City Council

Omaha woman says dad told her 'I will hurt you more than you ever will know' before lighting fire

Omaha woman says dad told her 'I will hurt you more than you ever will know' before lighting fire

After seeing her father appear in court Monday on allegations that he set fire to the family home while she and her mother were inside, Amanda Bohm recounted the last words he said to her.

Northeast Beatrice Park Renamed

Northeast Beatrice Park Renamed

Beatrice city park renamed for service organization that helped fund splash pad

Inmate who walked away from corrections center in Lincoln is arrested

Inmate who walked away from corrections center in Lincoln is arrested

An inmate who walked away from the Community Corrections Center-Lincoln on June 29 has been arrested.

Semi overturns just south of U.S. Highway 81, 136 intersection

Semi overturns just south of U.S. Highway 81, 136 intersection

HEBRON - Thayer County authorities, along with Hebron Fire and Rescue, responded to an overturned semi just south of the intersection of Highways 81 and 136 Monday afternoon. It happened a little over a mile south of Hebron just before 4 p.m. A semi pulli

Lincoln teens accused of lighting car ablaze with fireworks, stealing items worth $22,000

Lincoln teens accused of lighting car ablaze with fireworks, stealing items worth $22,000

Three Lincoln teens were arrested Sunday after lighting fireworks near vehicles, setting some ablaze, and stealing items inside, Lincoln police said.