DMV Launched Three New Online Services in 2020

DMV Launched Three New Online Services in 2020

LINCOLN – The Department of Motor Vehicles launched three new services in 2020 that will help customers save time and save money: Fleet Renewal Services, Dealer eServices and Real-time SR22 Submission. Governor Pete Ricketts highlighted the new services at a press briefing Monday. “These new services demonstrate the ongoing effort…
Wyoming man accidentally shoots his wife in Nebraska town

Wyoming man accidentally shoots his wife in Nebraska town

UNADILLA, Neb. (AP) — A Wyoming man accidentally shot his wife Saturday in a small town in Nebraska, authorities said. The Otoe County Sheriff’s office said the man was trying to remove the magazine from a handgun when he accidentally fired Saturday and shot his wife in the abdomen. The…
More details released in Custer Co plane crash

More details released in Custer Co plane crash

On March 6, 2021 at 1:09 p.m., The Custer County Sheriff's Office received a report of an overdue plane that left the Mason City area at approximately 6:30 a.m. en route to Holyoke, Colorado. At 4:37 p.m., The Custer County Sheriff’s Office received a report from the Civil Air Patrol…
Casey Donahew to light up Furnas County Fair in July!

Casey Donahew to light up Furnas County Fair in July!

A national headliner on the Red Dirt scene will be featured at the Furnas County Fair in Beaver City this summer! Casey Donahew will be headlining the concert on Friday July 16 th 2021 with Tim Zach & Whiskey Bent opening at 7:30pm. Tickets go on sale Monday March 8th…
Game and Parks to host virtual pre-K Nature Tails program

Game and Parks to host virtual pre-K Nature Tails program

LINCOLN, Neb. – Join the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission on Tuesday mornings for a series of virtual pre-K programs entitled Nature Tails starting March 9. Each week at 10 a.m. Central time, outdoor educators will read a nature-themed children’s book in line with that week’s theme. The children then…
Nebraska man wants to skip his own death penalty hearing

Nebraska man wants to skip his own death penalty hearing

WILBER, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska man doesn’t want to attend this week’s hearing that will determine whether he should be sentenced to death for killing a Lincoln woman who arranged a Tinder date with him. Aubrey Trail said in a motion filed Friday that he wants to skip the…
Custer Co plane crash discovered Saturday

Custer Co plane crash discovered Saturday

A report of a plane overdue in Colorado led to the discovery of a small, single engine plane crash in a pasture southwest of Ansley Saturday afternoon around 4:37pm. The report of the overdue plane was made to the Custer County Sheriff's office at 1:09pm that afternoon. One fatality reported…
UNMC app is first to show what glaucoma patients see

UNMC app is first to show what glaucoma patients see

The practice of medicine relating to sight has been around for more than 2,500 years. But for the first time, ophthalmologists are able to see what their glaucoma patients see -- through an iPad tablet application.   "This represents the first time we have been able to understand what glaucoma patients…
As other states close prisons, Nebraska may build a big one

As other states close prisons, Nebraska may build a big one

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Officials across the nation are closing prisons as crime rates drop and views about drug use change, but not in Nebraska, where the governor is pushing for a new $230 million prison to relieve overcrowding and house a steadily rising inmate population. It's not certain that…
Smith Announces 2021 Congressional Art Competition Washington, D.C.

Smith Announces 2021 Congressional Art Competition Washington, D.C.

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) invites high school students from across Nebraska’s Third District to submit their artwork for the 2021 Congressional Art Competition by Friday, March 19. “The Congressional Art Competition is an opportunity for young Third District artists to showcase their talents in the U.S. Capitol,” said Rep. Smith. “I look forward to partnering…