FREMONT - Around 9:30 Monday night, many residents in Fremont were alerted to a gas leak in their neighborhood. Except the alert was sent out by mistake through the city's and Dodge County's emergency alert system. "I want to deeply apologize for '... Read More

FREMONT - Wholestone Farms, in Fremont, is seeking a $1.3-million no-interest LB-840 loan to help finance it’s multi-million dollar plant expansion. The request will be reviewed by a Citizens Committee at a noon meeting on Tuesday. Brian Newton,'... Read More

OMAHA - John Kerry, former U.S. Secretary of State and former U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, will discuss the role of U.S. leadership in a changing world with Chuck Hagel, former U.S. Secretary of Defense and former U.S. Senator from Nebraska, Wedn'... Read More

FREMONT - Rich Ray was among those honored this year in Archbishop Bergan's annua Knights of the Roundtable awards, meant to recognize those indivudals who have made outstanding contributions to the students and school. "In order to honor those pe'... Read More

LINCOLN - Senator Bruce Bostelman of Brainard introduced LB1201, a bill that aims at identifying existing resources that communities can use in response to flood events and evaluating floodwater management issues. "Nebraskans in District 23 and ac'... Read More

DODGE COUNTY - As many have noticed and for those that haven't, the Dodge County Sheriff's Office has taken over security for the Dodge County Courthouse. On January 1, 2020, the DCSO officially started the new operation. The DSCO Facebook said th'... Read More

FREMONT - On Tuesday, Mayor Scott Getzschman delivered his State of the City Address to an audience at the Fremont Golf Club. He took time to recap and review the year that was 2019 and previewed what's to come in 2020. Mayor Getzschman acknowledg'... Read More

FREMONT - Snow will resume after midnight tonight, piling another 2 to 3 inches of snow on top of the slushy snow and ice already on the area's streets & sidewalks.   A new Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for 9PM Wednesday '... Read More

FREMONT - Another round of mixed winter precipitation could cause hazardous conditions and slippery roads tomorrow, and a second winter storm is expected on Thursday night. For now, the National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory fo'... Read More

LINCOLN - For the 18th year, Nebraska State Treasurer John Murante and the Omaha Storm Chasers will be sponsoring the “Why I Want to Go to College” writing sweepstakes, with entries due Friday, March 27, 2020. Prizes will be awarded to 12 winn'... Read More

FREMONT - The Fremont Planning Commission met Monday afternoon to deal with a 20-lot development in north Fremont, near 29th and Fountain Springs. During a discussion about the property, Bob Flittie asked Brian Newton, City Administrator, how far '... Read More

FREMONT - On January 14, 2020, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awarded the Fremont Housing Authority the High Performer distinction for the 2019 fiscal year. FHA earned a Public Housing Assessment System or PHAS score of 90 on a'... Read More

LINCOLN - Senator Bruce Bostelman of Brainard (Republican) announced he has filed to seek reelection to the Nebraska Legislature in District 23. District 23 includes Butler and Saunders Counties as well as most of Colfax County. “It is an honor '... Read More

NORFOLK - The American Red Cross extended the urgent call for donors of any blood type to donate. As influenza has escalated around the country, some donors have been limited in their ability to give. With winter weather threatening to cancel blood d'... Read More