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Disaster experiences forums set for people with disabilities
Disaster experiences forums set for people with disabilities

Two free forums have been scheduled to hear from people with disabilities, their families and their caregivers about their experiences with emergencies or disaster situations.

BRLD Wins Shootout Over North Bend Central, Advances To C-2 Semifinals

BRLD Wins Shootout Over North Bend Central, Advances To C-2 Semifinals

This year's C-2 quarterfinal matchup between the North Bend Central Tigers and the BRLD Wolverines was nothing short of incredible.

Woman injured in rollover accident

Woman injured in rollover accident

One person was taken to the hospital after the car she was driving rolled over in rural Lindsay.

Winter Weather Awareness Day is Thursday in Nebraska and Iowa

Winter Weather Awareness Day is Thursday in Nebraska and Iowa

With the winter months fast approaching, Nebraska is urging its residents to prepare for the cold and snow. "Mother Nature is the great equalizer," Norfolk Public Safety Director Shane Weidner said.

Columbus police arrest man for marijuana

Columbus police arrest man for marijuana

Police arrested a man for drug possession Sunday.

Controversial Chicken Farm Comes Up Short

Controversial Chicken Farm Comes Up Short

Plans for a controversial Lincoln area chicken farm, the kind of operation backed by Governor Pete Ricketts, are dead, at least for now.

St. Luke's hosts annual Fall Market

St. Luke's hosts annual Fall Market

Residents in Columbus can support a cause by getting some food Thursday.

Cross County defense shuts down BDS, advances to quarterfinals Wednesday

Cross County defense shuts down BDS, advances to quarterfinals Wednesday

No. 7 Cross County (6-4) held the Eagles scoreless over the final three quarters and racked up over 300 rushing yards in a 20-6 win in Bruning on Wednesday night.

Chicken Farm Showdown

Chicken Farm Showdown

A controversial chicken farm, looking to spread its wings on the outskirts of Lincoln, is expected to hear its fate sometime tomorrow (Thursday).

Top-seeded Flyers score 54 unanswered; advance to Quarterfinals

Top-seeded Flyers score 54 unanswered; advance to Quarterfinals

Humphrey Saint Francis proved worthy of a number 1 seed, scoring 54 straight points to beat Lawrence Nelson and secure a spot in the quarterfinals.

Heartland Workers Center receives recognition

Heartland Workers Center receives recognition

Heartland Workers Center has expanded into more rural communities, with a focus on three programs: Civic engagement, leadership development and workers' rights.

Key Lawmaker Works on Tax Fix, Re-Election

Key Lawmaker Works on Tax Fix, Re-Election

The legislature’s latest plan to fix Nebraska’s property tax mess is set to be revealed later this month, November 22nd to be exact.

Scotus Preparing For Rematch With Wahoo

Scotus Preparing For Rematch With Wahoo

The Columbus Scotus Shamrocks are one of eight teams remaining in the Class C1 State Football Tournament, and they're preparing for a rematch with a district rival this Friday. 

UPDATE: City says water line caused flooding in downtown Columbus businesses

UPDATE: City says water line caused flooding in downtown Columbus businesses

Several downtown business owners found their establishments flooded Tuesday morning.

Columbus City Council gets update on efforts to repair golf course

Columbus City Council gets update on efforts to repair golf course

The floods this past March damaged a lot of property, including the Quail Run Golf Course.

Columbus Rescue Mission Holds Celebration Banquet

Columbus Rescue Mission Holds Celebration Banquet

It was an uplifting scene Monday night, as residents turned out for the Columbus Rescue Mission's 2019 Celebration Banquet.

Nebraska company is publishing video series on local veterans

Nebraska company is publishing video series on local veterans

A Nebraska communication company is making sure the stories of local veterans are being told.

Prison Ordered For Rachel, Chloe Curry Deaths

Prison Ordered For Rachel, Chloe Curry Deaths

Judge rules Ricky Anthony as a habitual offender citing two prison terms for theft and multiple driving offenses

Columbus Connection: November 2019

Columbus Connection: November 2019

November Columbus Connection

Democrats Re-Ignite Family Feud

Democrats Re-Ignite Family Feud

For the second time in a year two of the state's top Democrats are feuding.

When is the Most Appropriate Time to Put Up Christmas Decorations?

When is the Most Appropriate Time to Put Up Christmas Decorations?

While some people put up their Christmas decorations after Thanksgiving, others do it as early as the day after Halloween. NCN's Kylee McLean traveled to Madison over the weekend to see what people in Northeast Nebraska think on the divided subject.

Huskers Come Up Short at Purdue

Huskers Come Up Short at Purdue

Junior quarterback Adrian Martinez led two go-ahead touchdown drives in the fourth quarter, but Purdue answered both, including a touchdown with 1:08 remaining to defeat Nebraska 31-27 in a back-and-forth game Saturday afternoon at Ross-Ade Stadium.

North Fork Bread Company celebrates one year of business

North Fork Bread Company celebrates one year of business

NORFOLK - Caleb Nihira is music teacher in Bancroft, but on Saturdays, he can be found at the Bakery he runs with his wife on Benjamin Avenue in Norfolk.

Columbus Scotus downs Bishop Neumann 48-28, advances in C1 Playoffs

Columbus Scotus downs Bishop Neumann 48-28, advances in C1 Playoffs

COLUMBUS - The Columbus Scotus Shamrocks took down the Bishop Neumann Cavaliers 48-28 Friday night to advance to the second round of the Class C1 Playoffs.

Rock Bottom Towing hosting Platte Valley diaper drive

Rock Bottom Towing hosting Platte Valley diaper drive

Folks in Platte County have the opportunity to help families who need diapers for their little ones.

Columbus man arrested for domestic assault after pursuit

Columbus man arrested for domestic assault after pursuit

A Columbus man is in jail after allegedly leading police on a chase.

Car strikes tree in one-vehicle accident in Platte County

Car strikes tree in one-vehicle accident in Platte County

Authorities say one person was seriously injured after a car accident in rural Platte County Friday morning.

Columbus Public Schools Trunk or Treat draws large crowd

Columbus Public Schools Trunk or Treat draws large crowd

It was a night full of costumes and family fun at Columbus Middle School for the school district’s annual trunk or treat.

NE House Members Reject Impeachment Inquiry

NE House Members Reject Impeachment Inquiry

All three of Nebraska's Republican Congressmen voted against the impeachment inquiry, as did every other Republican in the House.

Pelosi's Omaha 'Impeachment' Speech Plays Again on House Floor

Pelosi's Omaha 'Impeachment' Speech Plays Again on House Floor

Call it a Congressional dress rehearsal in the Cornhusker State.

Columbus hospital providing new reconstruction service to breast cancer patients

Columbus hospital providing new reconstruction service to breast cancer patients

The Columbus Plastic Surgery Clinic provides breast reconstruction surgery.

Columbus man accused of possessing child porn

Columbus man accused of possessing child porn

Police said they received a tip back in July about an IP address in the Columbus area hosting child porn.

Hallmark helps David City host early Christmas event

Hallmark helps David City host early Christmas event

It's not even Halloween yet, but the town of David City has already decked its halls in Christmas fashion.

Nebraska Presbyterian Foundation announces $149k in grants to various organizations

Nebraska Presbyterian Foundation announces $149k in grants to various organizations

LINCOLN, NE – The Nebraska Presbyterian Foundation, parent company of Prairie Village in Columbus, awarded $149,000 in grants during their inaugural fall grant cycle to 12 nonprofit organizations in Lancaster and Platte Counties.

Multiple schools partner to create northeast Nebraska Agricultural Compact

Multiple schools partner to create northeast Nebraska Agricultural Compact

WAYNE - Seven schools are teaming up to provide more opportunities and to expand agricultural education to those in northeast Nebraska.

All Makes holds grand opening for its Columbus location

All Makes holds grand opening for its Columbus location

All Makes opened its newest location in Columbus Tuesday.

Wind energy leaders focus on growth in Nebraska

Wind energy leaders focus on growth in Nebraska

It’s one of the most scrutinized industries in the state and leaders say it could be expanding.

Domestic disturbance leads to drug arrest, CPD says

Domestic disturbance leads to drug arrest, CPD says

What started out as a domestic disturbance in Columbus Friday turned into a drug arrest.

Police cite Columbus woman for meth following traffic stop

Police cite Columbus woman for meth following traffic stop

The woman was picked up for driving under suspension.

Columbus police find man with drugs on warrant arrest

Columbus police find man with drugs on warrant arrest

A Columbus man nabbed on a warrant also got nailed for drug possession.

Columbus High to Join Heartland Athletic Conference

Columbus High to Join Heartland Athletic Conference

The Heartland Athletic Conference will be welcoming a new school into its ranks next school year.

Tips for how to prepare your car for winter

Tips for how to prepare your car for winter

The frigid air can have an impact on your car.

Scotus Preparing For Playoff Matchup With Bishop Neumann

Scotus Preparing For Playoff Matchup With Bishop Neumann

For the first time since 2015, Columbus Scotus will be competing in the Class C-1 playoffs, and they will face a familiar foe in the first round.

Columbus police: Two arrested for drugs following altercation

Columbus police: Two arrested for drugs following altercation

Two people are in jail after Columbus police nabbed them for drugs.

Sheriff's office assist in pursuit and arrest of suspect in Southern Stanton County

Sheriff's office assist in pursuit and arrest of suspect in Southern Stanton County

A rural Howells man is in jail after authorities say he led multiple agencies on a vehicle pursuit across Northeast Nebraska.

Chambers Weighing Political Future; County Board Less Likely?

Chambers Weighing Political Future; County Board Less Likely?

Decision time is nearing for Nebraska’s most controversial lawmaker.

Term limited at the end of 20-20, State Senator Ernie Chambers has until February to decide if he’ll run for the Douglas County Board next year.

Power district setting up more vehicle charging stations

Power district setting up more vehicle charging stations

Nebraska Public Power District says two new vehicle charging stations are fully operational and another is expected to be running by early next month.

NSP tweets picture from Sunday morning pursuit

NSP tweets picture from Sunday morning pursuit

Nebraska State Patrol troopers were involved in a pursuit that spanned across two different counties Sunday morning.

Petersburg's Punkin' Chunkin' fires its last shots

Petersburg's Punkin' Chunkin' fires its last shots

The cannons fell silent after Sunday.

Huskers 'OK' Which Isn't OK With Frost

Huskers 'OK' Which Isn't OK With Frost

Reserve quarterbacks Noah Vedral and Luke McCaffrey split time on the field and moved Nebraska for well over 500 yards of total offense, but a pair of costly turnovers were the difference in the Huskers' 38-31 loss to Indiana.

Pelosi in Omaha: 'We're Ready' to Impeach

Pelosi in Omaha: 'We're Ready' to Impeach

The leading Democrat on Capitol Hill came to Omaha Saturday and did not mince words.

Speaker Nancy Pelosi telling hundreds of the party's faithful that when it comes to impeachment "We[re ready."

Priority Candidate for NU President excited for new challenge

Priority Candidate for NU President excited for new challenge

Ted Carter thought he was done with higher education in May when he stepped away from the superintendent position at the U.S. Naval Academy.

Woman and juvenile killed in Platte County accident

Woman and juvenile killed in Platte County accident

A two vehicle accident claimed the lives of a woman and her juvenile passenger in Platte County Friday morning.

Game and Parks optimistic on pheasant and quail outlook ahead of opening weekend

Game and Parks optimistic on pheasant and quail outlook ahead of opening weekend

The Husker football team plays at home this weekend but you might see more blaze orange than red in some parts of the state.

Vice Admiral Walter 'Ted' Carter selected as priority candidate for NU President

Vice Admiral Walter 'Ted' Carter selected as priority candidate for NU President

A retired U.S. Navy Vice Admiral and former superintendent of the Naval Academy is likely to take over the head position of the University of Nebraska system.

#2 Pierce wraps up unbeaten season with blowout win

#2 Pierce wraps up unbeaten season with blowout win

The Blue Jays racked up 570 yards in a 55-20 victory over Boone Central/Newman Grove

Columbus police arrest trio for meth

Columbus police arrest trio for meth

It happened on Tuesday near 31st Avenue and 13th Street.

Columbus woman accused of driving drunk with kids in car

Columbus woman accused of driving drunk with kids in car

It happened on Monday near 48th Avenue and Howard Boulevard.

Families trick or treat early in downtown Columbus

Families trick or treat early in downtown Columbus

Dozens of parents and their kids turned out to the annual Downtown Trick Or Treat.

Final Petersburg Punkin’ Chunkin’ set for Sunday

Final Petersburg Punkin’ Chunkin’ set for Sunday

Exploded pumpkins will litter a field east of Petersburg for the final time this weekend.

Three Central Community College campuses receive donations

Three Central Community College campuses receive donations

COLUMBUS - Multiple campuses of a Nebraska college received a financial boost Thursday. Nebraska Public Power District presented four checks to Central Community College at the institution's annual board of governors meeting.

Central Community College celebrates 50th anniversary

Central Community College celebrates 50th anniversary

COLUMBUS - One of Central Community College's campuses celebrated a golden milestone Thursday.

Columbus police bust two for meth

Columbus police bust two for meth

Two men are behind bars after Columbus police nabbed them for drugs.

Effects from raid reach local schools

Effects from raid reach local schools

Madison Public School's Crisis team helps with families affected by immigration raids.

Columbus man accused of domestic assault and drug possession

Columbus man accused of domestic assault and drug possession

A Columbus man is in jail for assault and drug possession.

UPDATE: ICE confirms 14 in custody after raid in Madison

UPDATE: ICE confirms 14 in custody after raid in Madison

Over a dozen people are in custody after a raid on a northeast Nebraska business.

Juveniles lead authorities on multi-county pursuit

Juveniles lead authorities on multi-county pursuit

Three juveniles from Omaha are facing charges after authorities say they led troopers on a multi-county chase in a stolen car.