Canada rules out renegotiation of NAFTA without Mexico

According to one Canadian official, any NAFTA talks with the United States will include Mexico. Foreign Munister Chrystia Freeland insistst that any agreements or negotiations have to be made with al... Read More

Debate Over Debate Cut-Off, Trudges On

BEATRICE – Nebraska lawmakers continued to slog through the debate over the rules of the body, today……specifically, whether the required number of votes to cease debate on a bill should be lowered, from 33, to 30. Emotions run high on the is... Read More

Immigrants Pushing for Nationwide Strike

UNITED STATES.- "A day without immigrants" is the rallying cry by antiTrump protesters pushing for a nationwide strike by the millions  of workers in this country who were born in other nations. The walk-out is scheduled for February 16. Worke... Read More

Schuyler Mayor Wants More Hispanics in City Government

SCHUYLER, Neb. - While Latinos account for 65 percent of Schuyler's population, this growing minority shows up in 17 percent of the appointed and elected offices at City Hall. Mayor David Reinecke hopes that by appointing Antonio Rodriquez to the ... Read More

Family Fun Fuels 13th Punkin Chunkin

PETERSBURG, NE — Pumpkins are a central part of Halloween festivities in Petersburg, Nebraska, like much of the nation.  However, they treat the pumpkins a bit differently in the Boone County town… they chunk them. Sunday was the 13th annual Pu... Read More

Carson's 91st Birthday Brings Crowd to Elkhorn Valley Museum

NORFOLK, NE — Johnny Carson has been dead for over 11 years, but the memory of his life lives on in his hometown. “Every couple weeks or so someone will non-chalantly mention they knew Johnny,” said Elkhorn Valley Museum Executive Director R... Read More