Nebraska State Patrol: Teen killed in crash near Broken Bow
WESTERVILLE, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska State Patrol says a 16-year-old boy has died in a crash near central Nebraska's Westerville.
The Kearney Hub reports the crash happened around 8 a.m....
Kearney to study ban on vaping in public places
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — Kearney's mayor has asked city staffers to study whether vaping is a threat to public health and should be banned from public places in the city.
Jury convicts Kearney woman of insurance fraud
GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — A Kearney woman has been convicted of submitting a fraudulent insurance claim of nearly $246,000.
Hall County District Court records say a jury found 49-year-old...
2 bodies pulled from south-central Nebraska sandpit
SHELTON, Neb. (AP) — Officials in south-central Nebraska say the bodies of two Grand Island men have been found in a subdivision sandpit pond.
Mom and dad of abandoned baby twins lose parental rights
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — A judge has terminated the parental rights of the mother and father of twin baby boys abandoned at a Kearney hospital in February.
Grand Island-Hastings-Kearney bus service being studied
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The state is studying the possibility of a bus service linking Grand Island, Hastings and Kearney in south-central Nebraska.
Proposal to restore open-air theater wins council blessing
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — Kearney leaders are backing a proposal to restore an open-air theater in the city's Harmon Park.
The City Council heard about the plan for the Sonotorium at Tuesday's...
Authorities say driver died when pickup crashed off I-80
WOOD RIVER, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a driver died when his pickup truck went out of control on Interstate 80 and crashed in south-central Nebraska's Hall County.
Crash in south-central Nebraska kills Hastings man
HEARTWELL, Neb. (AP) — Traffic safety officials say the crash of a semitrailer and a farm tractor in south-central Nebraska has killed a Hastings man.
North Carolina man gets jail for Nebraska crash death
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — A North Carolina truck driver has been sentenced to a year in jail for the crash death of a 14-year-old girl in Nebraska.
Kearney library kicks off Food for Fines drive in September
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — Owe the Kearney Public Library or Buffalo County Bookmobile fines for overdue books? Bring in a donation for the local food pantry in early September, and the library will...
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Nebraska eyes county facility to treat juvenile offenders
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lancaster County officials and the state of Nebraska are discussing a way to provide intensive behavioral health services to juvenile offenders who need the help, the head of...
Buckle: Fiscal 2Q Earnings Snapshot
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) _ Buckle Inc. (BKE) on Friday reported fiscal second-quarter earnings of $16.4 million.
The Kearney, Nebraska-based company said it had net income of 34 cents per...
Lawmakers alarmed by Nebraska youth center troubles
GENEVA, Neb. (AP) — Some Nebraska lawmakers are expressing alarm with conditions at a southeastern Nebraska youth detention center for girls.
University expected to take another development step soon
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska at Kearney is expected to announce construction soon of a university engagement center for its University Village project, taking another step...
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KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska State Patrol says an Iowa teen has been arrested after leading a trooper on a chase in south-central Nebraska that reached speeds of 115 mph (185.07...
ELM CREEK, Neb. (AP) — Authorities in south-central Nebraska say a 7-year-old girl has been electrocuted and her 5-year-old brother injured on their grandparents' farm north of Elm...
Girl killed, brother injured by electricity at farm
ELM CREEK, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a 7-year-old girl was killed and her 5-year-old brother was injured when they were accidentally shocked at a south-central Nebraska farm.
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — Former McCook Gazette publisher Gene O. Morris has died of pneumonia and heart complications. He was 80.
Herrmann-Jones Funeral Chapel in McCook says Morris died Sunday...
WOOD RIVER, Neb. (AP) — More communities in south-central Nebraska braced Thursday for flooding from the rain-swollen Wood River.
Several streets in Gibbon were already covered in water, and...
HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — A woman has died after her vehicle was swept away by rushing water in flooded south-central Nebraska, making her the first death attributed to the flooding this...
COZAD, Neb. (AP) — The Latest on flooding in south-central Nebraska (all times local):
Authorities in south-central Nebraska say flooding there has claimed the life of a...
Colorado man charged after fatal Nebraska fight
OGALLALA, Neb. (AP) — A Colorado man has been accused of fatally beating a man in western Nebraska during a fight over the July Fourth holiday.
HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — Firefighters and other first responders Tuesday rescued motorists and residents stranded by floodwaters following an overnight deluge in south-central Nebraska.
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HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — The Latest on flooding in south-central Nebraska (all times local):
Shelters and temporary housing are being provided to those affected by flash flooding...
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — A North Carolina truck driver accused in the crash death of a 14-year-old girl in Nebraska has taken a plea deal.
The Kearney Hub reports that 39-year-old Drew Davis, of...
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — Police in a central Nebraska town are having dogs waiting to be adopted ride with them in their cruisers to help the pooches find permanent homes.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Visitors to six state recreation areas will be allowed to light off fireworks on July 4.
The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission says those recreation areas include...
Minnesota company plans data center in Nebraska
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — A Minnesota company plans to build a $7.65 million data center at the Tech One Crossing Technology Park in the south-central Nebraska city of Kearney (KAR'-nee).
Wilcox seeing a boom of oil production wells in local area
WILCOX, Neb. (AP) — When Nebraskans hear the words "oil wells" they think of west Texas, Oklahoma, North Dakota and, maybe, Alaska.
HOLDREGE, Neb. (AP) — A judge has ordered a second mental competency evaluation for a Holdrege man accused of a shooting that killed two men and seriously injured a third.
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — Some commercial flights from the Kearney airport that had been canceled in the wake of storm damage to airport equipment are now set to resume.
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — The south-central Nebraska city of Kearney has announced that some flights have been cancelled in the wake of storm damage at the Kearney Regional Airport.
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — A man shot by a Kearney police officer during a 2016 traffic stop will receive a $300,000 settlement from the city.
The Kearney Hub reports that 36-year-old Jose Klich...
Teen inmate dies at
LEXINGTON, Neb. (AP) — Authorities in south-central Nebraska are investigating the death of a teenage inmate at the Dawson County Jail in Lexington.
Nebraska beekeeper creates mustard out of honey and beer
HOLDREGE, Neb. (AP) — Being a beekeeper has been a rugged road for Betty Sayers.
Sayers of Holdrege embarked on her journey as an apiarist in 2003. She saw an advertisement in the Kearney...
LEXINGTON, Neb. (AP) — A handcuffed inmate escaped from the Dawson County Courthouse in Lexington but was quickly found a few blocks away.
PHILLIPSBURG, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say a 12-year-old boy has accidentally shot himself in northwest Kansas.
The Phillips County Sheriff's Office said in a Facebook post that the boy...
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — Two 17-year-old boys have been charged with assaulting a female staff member before escaping the state's Youth Rehabilitation and Treatment Center in Kearney.
NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) — Those in central and western Nebraska are preparing for possible severe weather Friday.
The National Weather Service has issued a severe weather outlook alert for...
Law enforcement agencies in Nebraska face personnel shortage
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — Six years ago, the Nebraska Law Enforcement Training Center in Grand Island reached maximum capacity for students training to be police officers.
Reality show winner to speak at Fort Kearny Outdoor Expo
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — A reality show winner will share his story next month during the annual Fort Kearny Outdoor Expo near Kearney.
The expo is designed for family members of all ages and...
State to find home for newborns left at Kearney hospital
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — State officials want to find a home for twin baby boys left at a Kearney hospital.
Station KSNB reports that a judge this week formally turned over the twins to the...
Kearney trial set for man accused of assaulting student
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — A new trial date has been scheduled for a man accused of sexually assaulting a University of Nebraska at Kearney student in Kearney.
WOOD RIVER, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska authorities say state troopers arrested a California man following a high-speed chase that started after he was spotted driving 4 mph (7 kph) on Interstate...