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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.

WATCH: hotel owner Linda Younes gives an update on flood recovery

WATCH: hotel owner Linda Younes gives an update on flood recovery

News Channel Nebraska's Brandon Aksamit spoke with Kearney hotel owner Linda Younes of Younes Hospitality about flood recovery efforts. You can watch the interview here.

NDOT To Hold Open House For US-81 Improvements In Stromsburg

NDOT To Hold Open House For US-81 Improvements In Stromsburg

An informational open house will soon be held to discuss proposed improvements to US-81 in Stromsburg.

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.

"Absconding" Boy Runs Through Bison Enclosure At Wildlife Safari

"Absconding" Boy Runs Through Bison Enclosure At Wildlife Safari

Deputy enters bison enclosure to bring boy out

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

Sterling Man Faces Arraignment On Sexual Assault Charge

Sterling Man Faces Arraignment On Sexual Assault Charge

Woman Says She Was Dating Suspect

Controversial Chase Ending Technique Coming Back

Controversial Chase Ending Technique Coming Back

News Channel Nebraska has learned that a controversial chase-ending technique used by the Nebraska State Patrol, is back to its old-self.

Partnering Together, to Record Veterans Stories

Partnering Together, to Record Veterans Stories

State agencies and producers organization teaming up, to preserve veterans' histories in Nebraska

UPDATE: Suspect who fled traffic stop in Central City found with stolen car in Madison County

UPDATE: Suspect who fled traffic stop in Central City found with stolen car in Madison County

Central Nebraska authorities say a juvenile in custody after fleeing from a traffic stop Monday morning.

Nebraska schools could see new debate over Indian mascots

Nebraska schools could see new debate over Indian mascots

Nebraska schools with Native American mascots could see a new debate over their team names and logos.

Kopf Receives Quilt Of Valor

Kopf Receives Quilt Of Valor

Gold Star Mothers Recognize 30 Years of Military Service

Political Pay Raises a Tough Sell

Political Pay Raises a Tough Sell

For the second time in eight months the Bellevue City Council is looking to raise its own pay. The council voted no last November, but at least one councilman says it's time to try again, despite criticism from the public that is already pouring in. News

Southeast Nebraska Average Wage Report; May 2019

Southeast Nebraska Average Wage Report; May 2019

A report released by the State of Nebraska shows hourly earning in Nebraska area are behind the national average.

Nemaha County Fair Rolls With Bohemian Tractor Pull

Nemaha County Fair Rolls With Bohemian Tractor Pull

Seconds County In Different Kind of Tractor Pull

Driver Identified in Deadly Blair Crash

Driver Identified in Deadly Blair Crash

The teen driver in that deadly car-full-of-kids crash near Blair has been identified.

Jefferson County Speedway to host prolific racing Friday, Saturday

Jefferson County Speedway to host prolific racing Friday, Saturday

FAIRBURY - The Jefferson County Fair started Wednesday and runs through Sunday in Fairbury. The fair features many attractions and events that are commonly found at county fairs. Food booths, 4-H Exhibits, livestock and a carnival. However, one event that