State and Local News

Winter Weather Awareness Day

Hastings, NE ~~ Thursday is Winter Weather Awareness Day in Nebraska.  The National Weather Service says it is an opportunity for everyone to become winter-ready and prepare for potential winter

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Nebraska Legislative Races Decided

Columbus, NE ~~ Senator Paul Schumacher of Columbus has been elected to serve another term in the Unicameral. Schumacher won the District 22 Legislative race over challenger Doug Liewer. Incumbent

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Columbus Police Searching For Suspect

Columbus, NE ~~ Columbus Police continue to investigate an armed robbery in Columbus Tuesday evening.  Police were called to the area of 18th Avenue and 7th Street around 6:30pm after a man

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Sasse Elected To Senate

Lincoln, NE (AP) ~~ Nebraska voters have overwhelmingly elected Republican Ben Sasse to the U.S. Senate over Democrat David Domina. Sasse easily won election Tuesday, replacing Republican Mike

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Ricketts Elected Governor

Lincoln, NE (AP) ~~ Republican Pete Ricketts, a multimillionaire former executive at TD Ameritrade, has been elected governor of Nebraska. Voters on Tuesday chose Ricketts, of Omaha, over Democrat

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