July 2013 News Archive

Salad Mix Blamed for Intestinal Illness

County Board Looks at Early Budget Information

Clearwater Man Sentenced to Probation on Federal Charges

USDA: Nebraska needs more rain but irrigated crops OK

Missionary Benedictine Sisters to dedicate Stations of Light Sunday

Ag secretary supports immigration reform

Sen. Johanns sponosrs legislation to keep EPA from releasing farmers', ranchers' info

Governor encourages participatin in tax talks

Low-flying helicopter to fly over northern Colfax County

Sioux City woman gives birth to quintuplets

Sheriff Injured Trying to Stop Fleeing Vehicle

Aurora police chief dies after motorcycle crash

Help available for cancer-related brain fog

Senator Johanns predicts more congressional conflicts

Governor says water vital for Nebraska

Nebraska's first mountain lion hunting season will be trial

Schuyler woman dies from crash injuries

Nebraska lawmakers to debagte gay marriage

University of Nebraska's online program growing

Record low temperatures for Norfolk, Omaha, Lincoln

NPPD lowers likely size of 2014 rate hike to 2 pct

WJAG turns 91 Saturday

Maskentine Lake Beach closed for swimming

NRD continues to work on groundwater issues

Dean pleads guilty in Sioux City officer shooting

Report: Crime in Nebraska up 1 percent in 2012

Fremont man dies in tractor-pickup collision

Report cites irrigation value to Nebraska

Madison man dies in Nebraska Penitentiary

Man Arrested for First-Degree Sexual Assault

Murder Suspect's Medical License Is Suspended

Nebraska joins enforcement blitz on Interstate 80

Tilden Prairie Days to begin Friday

Manslaughter charge filed in Nebraska prison-van crash

Norfolk Area Chamber of Commerce judged nation's best

Nebraska lawmaker to propose higher state minimum wage

Faith Regional officials warn of phone scam

Madison County commissioners select Melia as public defender

Study shows irrigation boosts state's economy

Creston mom gets probation for felony child abuse

Nebraska DMV launches supervised driving program

Midland University president Sasse files for US Senate

Public hearing dates set for Nebraska tax study

Study Shows Benefits of Irrigation to State

Nebraska DMV launches supervised driving program

Doctor to be held without bond in Omaha slayings

200 in 4 states had unidentified stomach bug

Sioux City council moves to toughen odor ordinance

Benedictine Sisters award nursing scholarships to Northeast Nebraska single moms

Wayne County Fair kicks off Wednesday

Nebraska Rocks celebrates 20 years this weekend

Soil moisture declines in dry spell

Unclaimed property events scheduled in Nebraska

Hearing set for doctor accused in Omaha slayings

Grasshopper populations down in most of Nebraska

Two Arrested After Saturday Night Pursuit

Shelby Man Killed in Accident Near Genoa

Nebraska officials prepare for wildfire threat

Plane approved to fight Nebraska wildfires arrives

Nebraska may lose chance to buy university plane

Officials try to find what killed invasive carp

Two arrested during State Patrol's aggressive driver selective

Antelope County supervisor could face charges

Norfolk Chamber up for national honor

Madison County commissioners to interview public defender candidates

Clarkson woman dies in Stanton County accident

Services Set for Victim of Accidental Shooting

Midland officially acquires Dana campus

Columbus man faces trial in apartment assault

Madison County Commissioners to interview candidates for public defender post

Game & Parks Commission to consider mountain lion season

New Nebraska water-funding task force begins work

Wesley Center Crisis Nursery Is Closed

Hearing Delayed for Shooting Suspect

Man Arrested After Disturbance at Faith Regional

Nebraska jobless rate rose to 4 percent in June

Hearing set for doctor accused in slayings

Organizers say new Sioux City casino on schedule

Senator Fischer says Affordable Care Act will be expensive for Nebraskans

Senators ask why Dept. of Education involved with healthcare act

Missouri senator addresses farm bill

Family of Nebraska prison van crash victim files claim

Nebraska intestinal illness cases reach 62

Records: Doctor accused in slayings taken to Omaha

Norfolk school board approves purchasing guidelines

NECC expands welding program

19th annual Literature Festival set for July 27th

Watchdog group criticizes Nebraska lawmakers' fundraisers

Nebraska prosecutor: Garcia to be arraigned next week

Feds approve emergency grazing, haying in Nebraska

Columbus man accused of abusing son takes deal

Services Set for Neligh Woman Killed in Knox County Accident

Sheriff Gets Permission to Hire Additional Deputy

Music in the Park, new school administrators to be welcomed Thursday at Skyview

Emergency haying and grazing approved

Pierce County Fair to begin Wednesday

Creighton U. Pathology personnel resting easier following arrest of murder suspect

Indiana neighbors say arrested doctor seemed friendly

134 People Sickened by Intestinal Parasite in Iowa, Nebraska

Sioux City makes no decision on King holiday

Man suspected in Omaha killings jailed in Illinois

Nebraska reports jump in tax incentive deals

Hearing Held in Neligh on Proposed Pipeline Regulations

Conditions worsen for Nebraska dryland corn

New owner visits with Meadows staff, residents

New superintendent begins transition

Mayor, City Coucil agree to discuss sewer issues with Woodland Park officials

Son accused of fatally shooting dad in Gretna

Indiana doctor linked to 4 Omaha deaths

Norfolk Police make 3 weekend arrests

Both City Council and Board of Education to meet Monday

Online survey launched to aid in search for next Nebraska education commissioner

Fortenberry not a fan of House Farm Bill

New Nebraska water task force to convene

Fort Calhoun nuclear plant remains offline for repairs

Omaha man dies in 2-vehicle crash near West Point

Battle Creek teen killed in rollover crash

Holdredge Senator Will Run for Governor

Food-borne illness sickens 23 in Nebraska

Feedlots Reporting Heat Stress, Deaths

Governor picks Kearney as site for Central Nebraska Veterans Home

Steady economic growth predicted for for Nebraska through 2015

House passes food stamp-less Farm Bill

Norfolk Health Care Clinic included in grant

NECC budget addresses priorities

Man found dead in Missouri River near South Sioux City

Osborn launches U.S. Senate campaign

Corn crop harvest estimates downgraded slightly

4H Educator Honored at Platte County Fair

Nebraska health centers get enrollment funds

Antelope County pipeline hearing scheduled for Monday

Matt Damon creates a stir on UNL campus

The Meadows sold to Fremont firm

Wellmark to close Sioux City office

West Point teenager dies in one-vehicle accident

Beer distributor stopping Whiteclay deliveries

Nebraska lawmakers advised not to tax business inputs

Norfolk native Osborn to kick off Senate campaign

Columbus Man Drowns in Merritt Reservoir

Children's theater production of "X is for Zebra" set for Saturday

Norfolk man arrested for presenting fake ID

Police arrest Norfolk man for sexual assault

Exhibit Features Work of Omaha Street Artist

York County Board Tables Resolution on Pipeline

G.I. Mayor Fails in Attempt to Oust City Attorney

CNBC ranks Nebraska in top five for business climate

Sen. Fischer returns from 4th of July trip to Afghanistan

Nebraska cash reserve to hit all-time high

State offers money for Omaha-area road work

Norfolk Police investigation team continue to look into Monday accident

Legislative tax panel to convene for workshop

Omaha attorney joins Nebraska's US Senate race

Deeper, Less Frequent Lawn Watering Recommended

Arrests Made for Stolen Vehicle, Drug Possession

Red Cross Urges Blood Donations

State Tax Receipts Up, Governor Calls for Tax Cuts

Norfolk Man Killed in Motorcycle-SUV Accident

Nebraska crops progress, moisture a worry

Arizona man gets Nebraska prison time in sex case

One dead following accident in Norfolk

Pinnacle makes generous contribution to NECC's O'Neill extended campus

Talks Between Governor, Tribal Leader Break Down

Storm Brings Rain, Lightning Strikes to Yankton

Fullerton Woman Killed in Motorcycle-Truck Accident

Governor Names New Adjutant General

3 DUI Arrests in Less Than 4 Hours Sunday Morning

Shoplifters Also Arrested for Meth Possession

Flood Will Not Re-enter Governor's Race

Nebraska prisons director ends inmate-driving program

Golden Girls 18-and-under softball team to play Pierce in pink-and-purple-out game

Nebraska high court orders new trial in 2010 Norfolk stabbing case

Madison County Commissioners taking applications for public defender position

4-year old Hartington boy killed in pickup, ATV accident

Police catch driver accused of hitting Iowa officer

Indian Center to house tribal youth shelter

Tax Modernization Committee to meet for first time Wednesday

"Stuff the Bus" school-supply campaign set to begin

Big Bang Boom set for Saturday

Norfolk firefighters respond to two apparently fireworks-related 4th of July calls

Nebraska Capitol's peregrine falcons get names

New Nebraska research center to study concussions

Two children, others injured in fireworks accident

Ex-Faith Regional CEO takes Missouri hospital job

Tuskegee Airman from Lincoln dies at age 92

Oglala Sioux tribal president to visit Nebraska

Project will create two new reservoirs

17-year-old Bennington girl killed in two-vehicle crash

Ethics complaint filed against Nebraska state lawmaker

Norfolk to host state girls' softball tournament this weekend

Project will create 2 new reservoirs

Madison plans weekend celebration

Oddfellows 4th of July Parade has different route this year

Hartington, Newcastle, Wynot school consider consolidation

Eastwood Street temporarily closed

Skyview Lake path to close for Big Bang Boom preparations

Keystone XL foes turn focus to local government

Madison County Commissioners renew conditional use permit, table LENRD request

Madison County Commissioners begin process of replacing county defender

City Council passes parking fine, time limit, day ordinances.

Old Mill Days underway in Neligh

High Heel to perform at Skyview Park Thursday

Norfolk firefighters extinguish house fire

Norfolk Fire Chief honored for heroism

Groups to protest Social Security change

Nebraska crops progressing but west heat-stressed

Fremont teen accused of racing before fatal crash

Norfolk teen in youth detention center following fireworks-stand theft

Norfolk man arrested for domestic assault, child abuse

Man arrested in Norfolk following 25-minute foot chase

Norfolk man arrested following disturbance

Two Norfolk men arrested for theft in Stanton County

Survey: Midwest, Plains economy remains strong

Verdigre fundraiser set for Tuesday

Permanent Med Returns offered in two Northeast Nebraska cities

New laws set to kick in Monday

Some Nebraska recreation areas to allow fireworks

Winnebago teen killed in rollover crash

Nebraska authorities urge boaters to carry cell phones

Stanton couple hospitalized following accident