Sen. Fischer Statement on Putin’s Nuclear Threats

Sen. Fischer Statement on Putin’s Nuclear Threats

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Deb Fischer, a senior member of the Senate Armed Services Committee and the top Republican on the Subcommittee on Strategic Forces, released the following statement after Russian President Vladimir Putin yet again issued a nuclear threat: “Putin’s recent nuclear threats are dangerous. First, this nuclear-armed…
KTIC NewsCenter Morning Update 9-21-22

KTIC NewsCenter Morning Update 9-21-22

A Wildfire Protection Plan has been put into place for several northeast Nebraska counties to enhance wildfire responses. U.S. Congressman Mike Flood and others are launching an investigation into the Department of Education allowing C.A.R.E.S. Act funds to pay for racially biased and politically slanted programs. One person died in…
Missouri River East Community Wildfire Protection Plan Completed

Missouri River East Community Wildfire Protection Plan Completed

The Missouri River East Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP) for Burt, Cuming, Dodge, Douglas, Thurston, and Washington Counties has been completed. Counties, emergency managers, fire departments, and natural resources agencies worked with the Nebraska Forest Service (NFS) to prepare the plan, which is intended to enhance collaboration and communication among…
KTIC NewsCenter Morning Update 9-20-22

KTIC NewsCenter Morning Update 9-20-22

Governor Ricketts supports the Voter ID Constitutional Amendment, and he's encouraging voters to approve it in November. The West Point City Council will meet Thursday night to consider bids and a grant related to the swimming pool. An area Eagle Scout has installed a POW/MIA Seat of Honor in Wakefield…
Wakefield Eagle Scout Installs POW/MIA Seat of Honor at Eaton Field

Wakefield Eagle Scout Installs POW/MIA Seat of Honor at Eaton Field

WAKEFIELD - Jack Schlickbernd, a member of the Eagle Scout Troop 174 in Wakefield has installed a POW/MIA Seat of Honor at Eaton Field as his Eagle Scout project. Schlickbernd explains the the process of bringing the project together. Schlickbernd talks about why he chose this specific project. This Wednesday…
Ninth case of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza reported in Dawes County

Ninth case of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza reported in Dawes County

The Nebraska Department of Agriculture, in conjunction with the USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, announced a ninth confirmed case of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) on Sept. 19. The confirmed case was reported on Sept. 16, in Dawes County in a small backyard flock. According to NDA State…
Unlawful to Place Campaign Signs on State’s Right-of-Way

Unlawful to Place Campaign Signs on State’s Right-of-Way

LINCOLN - The Nebraska Department of Transportation (NDOT) is reminding the public that it is unlawful to place political campaign signs, or any signs, on state highway and interstate right-of-way. This includes intersections, medians, entrance and exit ramps, sidewalks and the ditches and lands that make up the right-of-way bordering…
West Point Car Show

West Point Car Show

Our staff joined many others at the annual Road Gems West Point Car Show yesterday. Beautiful weather and machines!
KTIC NewsCenter Morning Update 9-19-22

KTIC NewsCenter Morning Update 9-19-22

Beautiful weather welcomed many vehicles and spectators to town for the annual West Point Car Show yesterday. After Saturday's blowout loss to Oklahoma, and a 1 and 3 start to the season, the Huskers Defensive Coordinator was fired. A Health Alert for toxic blue-green algae continues for a couple of…