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Palmer won't return to Nebraska, announces plans to pursue NFL draft
Palmer won't return to Nebraska, announces plans to pursue NFL draft

Nebraska's single season receiving yards record holder will not return to Huskers. 

Business starts, slower this past fiscal year....for downtown Beatrice

Business starts, slower this past fiscal year....for downtown Beatrice

Lack of capital cited as main reason

Elkhorn man presented medal, for life-saving action

Elkhorn man presented medal, for life-saving action

Frank Axiotes acted quickly to pull two young people from vehicle involved in interstate collision

Beatrice officials approve design agreement for next major wastewater plant improvement

Beatrice officials approve design agreement for next major wastewater plant improvement

Upgrade of plant grit-handling system expected to take place about a year from now

First responders team up for Stuff an Emergency Vehicle in Fairbury

First responders team up for Stuff an Emergency Vehicle in Fairbury

FAIRBURY, NE — With the holiday season upon us, first responders in Fairbury are looking for help from the community to help those going through hard times.

One dead after crash near Daykin

One dead after crash near Daykin

DAYKIN, NE — Authorities say one person is dead after a crash in southeast Nebraska happened Saturday afternoon.

One-vehicle accident near St. Mary's Kansas, kills Topeka woman

One-vehicle accident near St. Mary's Kansas, kills Topeka woman

Kansas Highway Patrol investigation shows victim was ejected from car

Red Kettle Campaign Is Underway

Red Kettle Campaign Is Underway

The ringing bells of the Salvation Army can be heard thru out the holiday season.

Three injured in rollover, north of Beatrice

Three injured in rollover, north of Beatrice

Injuries not considered life-threatening, in Sunday afternoon mishap

Winter Lights Festival, marks 34th year at Gage County Courthouse

Winter Lights Festival, marks 34th year at Gage County Courthouse

Founder helps Santa Claus flip the switch

HIGHLIGHTS: Badgers comeback dooms Huskers 15-14

HIGHLIGHTS: Badgers comeback dooms Huskers 15-14

On a chilly Saturday at Memorial Stadium, Nebraska fell to Wisconsin 15-14, spoiling senior day for the Big Red.

Paintings by Doane's founder's sister focus of research project 150 years later

Paintings by Doane's founder's sister focus of research project 150 years later

One hundred and fifty years after Doane University’s founding, works from the Doane family are  still proving crucial in research projects.

NSP investigating after multi-county pursuit ends with one person dead, another under arrest

NSP investigating after multi-county pursuit ends with one person dead, another under arrest

Authorities are investigating after a chase in southern Nebraska ended with one person dead.

Economic development organization presents childcare grants

Economic development organization presents childcare grants

NGage seeking to aid capacity growth of childcare in the region

Pawnee City to finish 2022 football season at state championship

Pawnee City to finish 2022 football season at state championship

PAWNEE CITY, NE — On a cold Thursday night in November after most teams have seen their season’s end, Pawnee City is still practicing.

'Important to not rely on China': Pillen briefed on Nebraska rare earth project, discusses Trump

'Important to not rely on China': Pillen briefed on Nebraska rare earth project, discusses Trump

Nebraska’s next Governor, Republican Jim Pillen, continues  getting himself acquainted with things happening around the state before taking office.

Woman suffers gunshot wound, Beatrice Police arrest suspect

Woman suffers gunshot wound, Beatrice Police arrest suspect

Victim transferred to a Lincoln hospital for treatment of a wound to her upper leg

Doane Women's Wrestling hoping for banner year in inaugural season

Doane Women's Wrestling hoping for banner year in inaugural season

CRETE, NE — A new team takes the mat at Doane University. The school introduced a women’s wrestling program this year, and they’re off to a fast start.

'America's comeback starts now': Herbster supports Trump, message in announcement of election run

'America's comeback starts now': Herbster supports Trump, message in announcement of election run

It comes as no surprise, but former Gubernatorial candidate for Nebraska Charles W. Herbster has announced support for former President Donald Trump.

Gage County seeks to defuse concern over ARPA broadband project

Gage County seeks to defuse concern over ARPA broadband project

County officials say ARPA funds will only be used in the project area specified in the agreement with NextLink

Dick Stuart awarded Clabaugh's 'Outstanding Educator Award'

Dick Stuart awarded Clabaugh's 'Outstanding Educator Award'

A teacher in southeast Nebraska is being recognized for their excellence in education.

Grand Jury rules no criminal wrongdoing in Beatrice Police-involved shooting

Grand Jury rules no criminal wrongdoing in Beatrice Police-involved shooting

Suspect had been pursued and was confronted by officers near Gage County Museum

Southeast Community College officials weigh tuition level, property tax burden

Southeast Community College officials weigh tuition level, property tax burden

Balancing revenue sources while keeping college affordable, discussed by SCC Board of Governors

Southeast Community College receives scholarship checks, from Nebraska Open golf tournament

Southeast Community College receives scholarship checks, from Nebraska Open golf tournament

Event has now been supporting community college students for more than three decades

Jefferson County Assessor race determined after provisional ballots counted

Jefferson County Assessor race determined after provisional ballots counted

JEFFERSON COUNTY, NE — After waiting to determine the status of provisional ballots in the county, Jefferson County now has the results from the County Assessor race.

Southeast Community College eyeing major additions to athletics lineup

Southeast Community College eyeing major additions to athletics lineup

SCC examining possibly offering 24 sports.....shifting some home campus athletic locations

Nebraska ready for senior day, look to knock off Wisconsin for first time since 2012

Nebraska ready for senior day, look to knock off Wisconsin for first time since 2012

Nebraska is looking to move past their 34-3 blowout loss to #3 Michigan this past Saturday and it's on to Wisconsin.

Beatrice Area Chamber hands out 2022 membership honors

Beatrice Area Chamber hands out 2022 membership honors

Annual lunch honors business, community and volunteer service

Van, cooling unit purchases approved by Beatrice School Board

Van, cooling unit purchases approved by Beatrice School Board

District to use insurance funds, federal relief money and grant

Three fall sports standouts honored by Beatrice Board of Education

Three fall sports standouts honored by Beatrice Board of Education

All state selections for Beatrice in softball, girls golf

Seward woman sentenced to 15 years in prison for conspiracy to sex traffic minors

Seward woman sentenced to 15 years in prison for conspiracy to sex traffic minors

A woman from Seward received 15 years in prison for her role in a conspiracy to sex traffic minors.

JCHL To Offer A Convenient Women's Health Day

JCHL To Offer A Convenient Women's Health Day

FAIRBURY - Jefferson Community Health and Life in Fairbury is once again planning a women's health day which is a convenient way to take control of their health. JCHL's Public Relations Director, Lana Likens says the day is set up for women to complete th

Alex Gordon, seven players elected to Nebraska Baseball Hall of Fame

Alex Gordon, seven players elected to Nebraska Baseball Hall of Fame

The Nebraska Baseball Hall of Fame in Beatrice has seven new members as of Sunday night, including a World Series champion.

Home fire near Beatrice Fire Headquarters, fought Saturday

Home fire near Beatrice Fire Headquarters, fought Saturday

Flames, smoke cause estimated $15,000 damage

Jefferson County takes part in nationwide 'Operation Green Light' to honor veterans

Jefferson County takes part in nationwide 'Operation Green Light' to honor veterans

FAIRBURY, NE — Jefferson County is honoring its veterans by taking part in the nationwide Operation Green Light.

The value and honor of serving....Veterans Day Observance at BHS

The value and honor of serving....Veterans Day Observance at BHS

Teacher and veteran Gerald Meyer says he was inspired by the nation's veterans to serve his country

Two Beatrice City Councilmen wrapping up their service, next month

Two Beatrice City Councilmen wrapping up their service, next month

Two businessmen have a combined 18 years of service on the local governing body

Nebraska Supreme Court upholds Aubrey Trail death sentence

Nebraska Supreme Court upholds Aubrey Trail death sentence

The Nebraska Supreme Court Thursday upheld the death sentence of Aubrey Trail.

US Cellular offers tips to avoid robocalls

US Cellular offers tips to avoid robocalls

International Fraud Awareness Week begins Sunday and US Cellular is arming customers with tips to avoid these unwanted calls. 

'Bigger than the game': Decker looking to instill culture within Beatrice baseball

'Bigger than the game': Decker looking to instill culture within Beatrice baseball

On Wednesday, Beatrice Public Schools announced the hiring of a new baseball coach.

BREAKING: Beatrice to hire Zach Decker as next head baseball coach

BREAKING: Beatrice to hire Zach Decker as next head baseball coach

The Orangemen have selected their next baseball coach.

INTERVIEW: Jim Pillen talks gubernatorial election win

INTERVIEW: Jim Pillen talks gubernatorial election win

Jim Pillen will become the 41st Governor of Nebraska with a win over Carol Blood.

Jefferson County Assessor race could come down to provisional ballots

Jefferson County Assessor race could come down to provisional ballots

JEFFERSON COUNTY, NE — One of the local races in Jefferson County is still tightly contested as we enter the afternoon after election day.

Beatrice Fire talks fire safety in winter, colder weather

Beatrice Fire talks fire safety in winter, colder weather

As the temperatures begin to change, so do the ways in which fires can start and duties become different for area fire authorities.

Fairbury's Huss signs with UNO volleyball on signing day

Fairbury's Huss signs with UNO volleyball on signing day

FAIRBURY, NE — A member of the Fairbury Jeffs volleyball team is heading to play Division I volleyball at the next level.

Heckey To Leave BCH Foundation

Heckey To Leave BCH Foundation

Gina Heckey, Director of the Beatrice Community Hospital Foundation, will be leaving the position that she has held since 2019.

Nebraska State Patrol arrests North Dakota woman, seizes fentanyl

Nebraska State Patrol arrests North Dakota woman, seizes fentanyl

Traffic stop along I-80 leads to arrest, seizing of drugs

Mix of incumbents, new candidates voted onto Beatrice School Board

Mix of incumbents, new candidates voted onto Beatrice School Board

Eight candidates ran for four positions on the District 15 Board

Incumbents win reelection to the Gage County Board

Incumbents win reelection to the Gage County Board

Odd-numbered district races favor current board members

First Ward city councilman elected Mayor of Beatrice

First Ward city councilman elected Mayor of Beatrice

Bob Morgan defeats fellow Councilman Gary Barnard, in Tuesday's election

Local election results for Fillmore, Thayer counties

Local election results for Fillmore, Thayer counties

FILLMORE AND THAYER COUNTIES — Many made their ways out to the polls Tuesday to cast votes in the midterm elections. Here are local results for Fillmore and Thayer County.

Local election results for Jefferson, Saline counties

Local election results for Jefferson, Saline counties

JEFFERSON AND SALINE COUNTIES, NE — Many made their ways out to the polls Tuesday to cast votes in the midterm elections. Here are local results for Jefferson and Saline County.

Huskers embracing underdog role in tilt with #3 Michigan, Farmer suspended, more

Huskers embracing underdog role in tilt with #3 Michigan, Farmer suspended, more

Nebraska travels to Ann Arbor, MI. for what will likely be their toughest test of the season as they take on third-ranked Michigan. 

Warrants served in Wymore Monday night, two arrested

Warrants served in Wymore Monday night, two arrested

Two people arrested for alleged drug, weapons violations

City of Beatrice investigating insurance on Dempster Plant facilities

City of Beatrice investigating insurance on Dempster Plant facilities

Environmental assessment has been ongoing at the former maker of windmills and water pumps

Beatrice Police Officer elevated to Sergeant rank

Beatrice Police Officer elevated to Sergeant rank

Officer Ethan Jordan promoted

Ol' Red and KGMT Planning the 22nd Annual Free Thanksgiving Meal

Ol' Red and KGMT Planning the 22nd Annual Free Thanksgiving Meal

FAIRBURY - For the 22nd year in a row Ol' Red 99-5 and KGMT will be providing a free traditional Thanksgiving meal on Thanksgiving day in Fairbury. The meal will be held at the Fairbury Elks Lodge, 525 G Street, from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. It is open to any

Nebraska Governor’s pheasant hunt brings business, shines light on southeast Nebraska

Nebraska Governor’s pheasant hunt brings business, shines light on southeast Nebraska

A southeast Nebraska town brought in hunters from around the midwest, and the country, over the weekend.

'We're here to do a job': Husker police escort job holds honor, importance

'We're here to do a job': Husker police escort job holds honor, importance

It’s become somewhat of a staple and a tradition in college football... Law enforcement escorting the coach and team to the venue and out of the tunnel.

South Sioux City Public Schools narrows superintendent search, to four

South Sioux City Public Schools narrows superintendent search, to four

Superintendent at Beatrice Public Schools makes the finalist list

Beatrice Police Union officers putting on 7th annual toy drive

Beatrice Police Union officers putting on 7th annual toy drive

Police mobile command vehicle will be at the Beatrice Walmart, November 26th

Kansas State University students present ideas, for elementary schools, vacant spaces

Kansas State University students present ideas, for elementary schools, vacant spaces

Kansas State University students in architecture, planning present their research on property use, during open house

HIGHLIGHTS: BDS survives five set match, advances to Friday semifinal

HIGHLIGHTS: BDS survives five set match, advances to Friday semifinal

The Bruning-Davenport-Shickley Eagles outlasted SEM in five sets. They'll now face top-seed Norfolk Catholic at 9:00 AM Friday morning. 

Fire torches up to 80 acres, northeast of Beatrice...seven agencies help out

Fire torches up to 80 acres, northeast of Beatrice...seven agencies help out

Cause suspected to be equipment traveling road

Man described as a meth dealer, sent to Nebraska prison

Man described as a meth dealer, sent to Nebraska prison

Plea deal reduced charges and dropped a move to declare James Orton, a habitual criminal