KTIC NewsCenter Thursday News 7-11-24

KTIC NewsCenter Thursday News 7-11-24

A 5 year old boy died after being left unattended in a vehicle in Omaha yesterday. For the first time this season a mosquito pool tested positive for West Nile Virus in the health district of Cedar, Dixon, Thurston, and Wayne Counties. Woodbury County has been added to the northwest…
Scammers impersonating RVR Bank in Fremont and Blair texting people

Scammers impersonating RVR Bank in Fremont and Blair texting people

Scammers are texting customers and non customers in several communities using the name of RVR Bank in Blair and Fremont – attempting to get personal information. Bank representatives say they are not sending out these texts and to delete them, do not click on any links. Some customers are reporting…
Woodbury County Now Eligible for Disaster Unemployment Assistance

Woodbury County Now Eligible for Disaster Unemployment Assistance

DES MOINES, IOWA – Federal authorities have added Woodbury County to the list of Northwest Iowa counties that are eligible for Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA) following severe weather last month. Iowa Workforce Development is now accepting applications for DUA from Iowans in Woodbury County whose employment or self-employment was lost…
John C. Fremont Days taking place this weekend

John C. Fremont Days taking place this weekend

John C. Fremont Days Kicks off on Thursday with opening ceremonies and runs all weekend in Fremont. President Barry Reker says there will be everything from a movie night to an outer space exhibit. Reker says there will be a photo contest as well as Remote Control Drag Races, barn…
KTIC NewsCenter Wednesday News 7-10-24

KTIC NewsCenter Wednesday News 7-10-24

From late yesterday morning into today, some wireless customers in multiple Nebraska counties were unable to use 911.  The former city clerk in Ponca has been charged with three criminal offenses for allegedly destroying years of city financial records prior to her dismissal 16 months ago.  Millions of dollars were…
Junior Legion Baseball Area Tournaments Begin Friday

Junior Legion Baseball Area Tournaments Begin Friday

Junior Legion Baseball Area Tournaments get underway this Friday, July 12. In Class B, at the Area 3 tournament in Blair, West Point is the #2 seed and will play #7 Fort Calhoun on Friday evening at 5:00. In Class C, at the Area 2 tournament in Dodge, #1 Pender…
PSC Closes 911 Windstream Investigation, Opens New Complaint

PSC Closes 911 Windstream Investigation, Opens New Complaint

LINCOLN - The Nebraska Public Service Commission has issued an Order (911-076/PI-249) closing its investigation into three separate 911 outages involving Windstream and opening a new department complaint (911-078/DC-104/C-5596) against the telecommunications carrier. “Through our investigation we have determined that violations of Commission regulations may have occurred,” said Commission Chair…
Monona County Fair underway

Monona County Fair underway

The Monona County Fair got underway on Tuesday and runs through Sunday in Onawa, IA. President Curtis Sturgill says there will be a concert on Wednesday and livestock shows and a Truck and Tractor Pull on Thursday. Sturgill says there's a big Demo Derby happening on Friday and Saturday. For…