Erdman: State’s standard license plate should be permanent design

Erdman: State’s standard license plate should be permanent design

An appropriations bill to provide about $12,000 for the rollout of the new Czech Heritage Specialty license plate gave Sen. Steve Erdman the opportunity to call for a permanent standard Nebraska plate. Getting a specialty plate requires the state to produce and provide a temporary plate at the time of…
York school employee arrested

York school employee arrested

The York County Sheriff's Office has arrested a paraeducator with York Public Schools. It stems from an investigation that began early Tuesday afternoon. York school personnel reported that they became aware of an incident in which a student alleged to have been inappropriately touched by a school employee. On Tuesday…
Storer announces bid for District 43 legislative seat

Storer announces bid for District 43 legislative seat

Republican Tanya Storer Thursday announced her candidacy for the Legislature in District 43 which includes Blaine, Boyd, Brown, Cherry, Custer, Dawes, Garfield, Keya Paha, Loup, Rock, and Sheridan counties. Storer launches her campaign with strong support from Nebraska’s conservative leaders including U.S. Senator Deb Fischer, U.S. Senator Pete Ricketts, U.S.…
St. Paul VFD receives mutual aid in responding to house fire

St. Paul VFD receives mutual aid in responding to house fire

St. Paul, Neb. -- St. Paul Volunteer Fire Department (SPVFD) was paged out to a house fire at the corner of 7th and L street in St. Paul shortly before midnight on Monday. Residents made it out of the home before they arrived on scene. Fire crews were faced with…
Smith Statement on Nebraska Winter Storms

Smith Statement on Nebraska Winter Storms

Rep. Adrian Smith (R-NE), released the following statement on the ongoing extreme weather conditions across Nebraska: “I am continuing to monitor conditions across Nebraska’s Third District, and I thank state and local officials — especially law enforcement and first responders — for their tireless efforts to protect the wellbeing of…
Hamilton Co man arrested in animal neglect case

Hamilton Co man arrested in animal neglect case

A Giltner man was been arrested after two dogs were apparently left outside a residence all weekend. Hamilton County Sheriff Jeromy McCoy says deputies were called to 488 N Enfield in Giltner Sunday afternoon to check on the welfare of two dogs. Upon arrival, deputies found one dog in distress…
Lincoln man arrested after ramming skid steer into police cruiser

Lincoln man arrested after ramming skid steer into police cruiser

Lincoln Police Department arrested a 36-year-old man after he damaged a police cruiser, two businesses, and multiple other vehicles with a skid steer in Lincoln on Sunday. More from KLKN TV: Samuel Peyrot is being charged with second-degree assault and criminal mischief. Officials said the incident began around 2:30 p.m.,…