KTIC NewsCenter Friday News 6-14-24

KTIC NewsCenter Friday News 6-14-24

Fire crews in our area responded to fires on East Walnut Street in West Point and at a building in downtown Norfolk. In western Douglas County a woman has been charged with theft after deputies found her in a tornado damaged neighborhood twice in the same day. One of the…
Wisner City Council to meet Monday

Wisner City Council to meet Monday

AGENDAWISNER CITY COUNCILREGULAR MEETINGJune 17, 2024 - 7:00 PMCOUNCIL CHAMBERS -1111 Ave EWISNER, NE 68791CALL TO ORDER – ROLL CALLPursuant to Section 84-1412(8) of the NE Open Meetings Act, Location of Posted Open Meetings Act Consent Agenda – These items are routine, expected to require little or no discussion and…
Sen. Ricketts’ Weekly Column

Sen. Ricketts’ Weekly Column

Congress is supposed to pass a new Farm Bill every five years. The Farm Bill is crucial and complex. It deals with everything from conservation to crop insurance to trade and nutrition programs. The current Farm Bill will expire this fall. With farmers’ net income projected to drop 25% this…
Gov. Pillen Gears Up for Next Property Tax Town Halls

Gov. Pillen Gears Up for Next Property Tax Town Halls

LINCOLN – Governor Jim Pillen is gearing up for his next group of property tax town halls. During the week of June 17 – 21, he will visit the following communities: South Sioux City, Wayne, O’Neill, Ainsworth and Hastings. All are open to the public. “Nebraskans across the state have…
University of Nebraska Proposes 2024-2025 Budget

University of Nebraska Proposes 2024-2025 Budget

The University of Nebraska will close its shortfall, keep tuition affordable and invest in priorities like the highly successful Presidential Scholars Program under a proposed 2024-25 operating budget unveiled today by Interim President Chris Kabourek. The proposed budget, which will come before the Board of Regents at its June 20…
Decatur Riverfront Days coming up this weekend

Decatur Riverfront Days coming up this weekend

Decatur's 44th Annual Riverfront Days is set for this weekend in Decatur. Decatur Community Club Vice President Norma Farrens says a half dozen activities are planned for Friday night. Farrens talks about the activities planned for the first part of the day Saturday. Farrens says quite a few activities are…
KTIC NewsCenter Thursday News 6-13-24

KTIC NewsCenter Thursday News 6-13-24

A 35 year old male is facing various charges, including trespassing, after he forced his way into multiple Norfolk residences. Severe weather that moved through the area last night brought large hail that caused damage and the storms left some without power. The FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers that were set…
Disaster Centers Closing; Nebraskans Still have Avenues for Help

Disaster Centers Closing; Nebraskans Still have Avenues for Help

Nebraska’s two Disaster Recovery Centers will close at 7 p.m. Friday, June 14. Washington CountyFirst Lutheran Church2146 Write St.Blair, NE 68008Douglas CountyOmaha Police Dept.20924 Cumberland Dr.Elkhorn, NE 68022 Until then, Nebraskans can visit either DRC for assistance from 9 a.m.-7 p.m. daily. After the closing, FEMA support is available by phone,…