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Man Nearly Drowns in Lake Near Elm Creek

Man Nearly Drowns in Lake Near Elm Creek

Elm Creek, NE --- A man was transported to the hospital Friday after he almost drowned in a lake near Elm Creek. The Buffalo County Sheriff's office says Donnie Brown, Melissa Martin, and Glenda White were camping at the Union Pacific State Recreation are

Authorities say woman, 81, dies after being struck by pickup

Authorities say woman, 81, dies after being struck by pickup

Authorities say a woman was struck and killed while walking along a county road in southwest Nebraska.

Sasse hears testimony from Nebraska attorney general, others, on human trafficking and its financial impacts Tuesday

Sasse hears testimony from Nebraska attorney general, others, on human trafficking and its financial impacts Tuesday

Sasse, the chairman of the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Subcommittee on National Security and International Trade Finance, was in Lincoln Tuesday for a hearing on human trafficking and its "Intersection with the Financial System.”

Officials warn of rising river levels with more rain possible

Officials warn of rising river levels with more rain possible

Southeast Nebraska could receive 1-4 inches of rain from Thursday evening through Saturday afternoon.

Fairbury's Jillian Caroon one of the very first to be admitted at UNL in 2020

Fairbury's Jillian Caroon one of the very first to be admitted at UNL in 2020

Caroon is the first member of her immediate family to go to college. She plans to study finance at UNL. She participates in softball, wrestling, FFA, student council, National Honor Society and FBLA at Fairbury High School.

Geneva 'recall committee' moving forward on efforts to try and remove mayor Eric Kamler

Geneva 'recall committee' moving forward on efforts to try and remove mayor Eric Kamler

News Channel Nebraska obtained one of the recall committee’s pamphlets they've been handing out to residents, which lays out bullet points on why they want Kamler recalled.

Tornado Watch Issued for Areas in Southern Nebraska

Tornado Watch Issued for Areas in Southern Nebraska

The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch for five counties in south central Nebraska until 12 AM CDT.

Geneva mayor Eric Kamler: recall attempt by 'recall committee' is 'absolutely ridiculous'

Geneva mayor Eric Kamler: recall attempt by 'recall committee' is 'absolutely ridiculous'

GENEVA - A committee of roughly 10 people who call themselves the 'Recall Committee' in Geneva are attempting to recall first-term mayor Eric Kamler. The 28-year-old Shickley native was elected mayor last November. He’s currently the youngest mayor

Nebraska Teenager's Senior Pictures Honor Father Killed In Afghanistan

Nebraska Teenager's Senior Pictures Honor Father Killed In Afghanistan

A Nebraska high school student's senior pictures are gaining thousands of interactions on social media.

Mike Flood announces candidacy for Nebraska Legislature

Mike Flood announces candidacy for Nebraska Legislature

The former Speaker of the Nebraska Unicameral announced his candidacy Friday, pledging to focus on rural depopulation.

Nebraska State Fair preparing for 10th year in Grand Island, 150th year overall

Nebraska State Fair preparing for 10th year in Grand Island, 150th year overall

The Nebraska State Fair is celebrating its 10th year in Grand Island and its 150th year overall.

Recent business closures in Beatrice spark comments of despair, officials contend that city is growing rapidly

Recent business closures in Beatrice spark comments of despair, officials contend that city is growing rapidly

Risky's Sports Bar and Grill shut its doors permanently last week, sparking a lot of reaction throughout the community. Despite a string of recent business closures, city officials contend that Beatrice is still prospering.

UPDATE: Third Geneva escapee located by Fillmore County authorities

UPDATE: Third Geneva escapee located by Fillmore County authorities

The Fillmore County Sheriff's Office has located three boys who escaped from the Heartland Home for Boys in Geneva early Wednesday.

Norfolk health care center marks a decade of federal backing

Norfolk health care center marks a decade of federal backing

Midtown Health Care outlined their efforts to provide care for low-income northeast Nebraskans and previewed some of their future initiatives.

Geneva Celebrates Community Development Projects

Geneva Celebrates Community Development Projects

City and State officials gathered in Geneva on Monday to celebrate a variety of community development projects that are now underway.

Nebraska Supreme Court justice Mike Heavican visits Fairbury, Hebron Monday

Nebraska Supreme Court justice Mike Heavican visits Fairbury, Hebron Monday

Nebraska Supreme Court chief justice Mike Heavican and several associate justices made a stop in Fairbury on Monday morning.