FREMONT, Neb. – Midland University and the First National Bank of Fremont will honor individuals and businesses who have made a significant impact on the community during the historic flooding this year as part of a Volleyball Invitational this Aug'... Read More

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha parks are repurposing leftover material from a mall renovation to construct seats and fencing. About 170 tons (154.22 metric tons) of limestone from the west half of the Gene Leahy Mall have been claimed for use, the Oma'... Read More

NORFOLK, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a delivery truck driver died after colliding with a fuel tanker truck in northeast Nebraska. The collision occurred around 7:50 a.m. Thursday on U.S. Highway 81 north of Norfolk. The Nebraska State Patrol say'... Read More

WEST POINT — A father and son have been sentenced to lengthy prison terms for killing an elderly man in a night of murder and arson. Prosecutors say Derek Olson and his father, Jody Olson, killed 64-year-old Ernest Warnock on March 10, 2017, the'... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Officials say Nebraska's unemployment rate remained unchanged in June at 3%. The Nebraska Labor Department said in a news release Friday that the preliminary June rate matched the May rate and was two-tenths of a point hig'... Read More

FREMONT - The Rock n' Roll up your sleeve blood drive has been a great opportunity to donate blood and help save lives for over 20 years. July 22nd and 23rd, Fremont will have its opportunity to chip in. Blood supplies run low every summer, as don'... Read More

FREMONT - The Greater Fremont Development Council (GFDC) and the City of Fremont are co-hosting two public meetings to share information about potential grant funding for the mitigation and rehabilitation of properties that were affected by the March'... Read More

Washington, D.C. — U.S. Senator Ben Sasse, a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee who has pushed Brian Buescher’s nomination process in the Senate, released the following statement after it was announced that Mr. Buescher’s nomination would'... Read More

FREMONT - All local veterans are encouraged to stop by the DAV office on Wednesday, July 24th to discuss their benefits with a Mobile Service Office professional that can help them get the services they need from the VA. A DAV National Service Off'... Read More

FREMONT – A new online tool can help farmers and ranchers find information on U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) farm loans that may best fit their operations. USDA has launched the new Farm Loan Discovery Tool as the newest feature on farmers.g'... Read More

FREMONT - Extreme weather will continue through the end of this week, as excessive and dangerous heat gives way to the potential for severe storms. Thursday and Friday, the greatest risk is from heat. An Excessive Heat Warning remains in effect th'... Read More

FREMONT - All parents and pet owners know the challenges of unloading kids or pets, plus groceries, bags and other odds and ends out of a car while running errands. As the heat of the summer arrives, people are urged to make sure no living beings are'... Read More

FREMONT - A Florida company plans to close three nursing homes in Nebraska, including one here in Fremont, by the end of the summer. Trillium Healthcare Group has notified city officials, residents, and employees that it will close its Premier Est'... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A University of Nebraska-Lincoln employee's laptop that was stolen during a trip to Rome contained personal and financial information of more than 900 current and former employees, the school said. Those affected work or wor'... Read More