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Several new recruits were welcomed into the Nebraska State Patrol this morning. A ceremony was held in Lincoln today for the 56th Basic Recruit Class. The 37 members of the class completed 23 weeks of training at the State Patrol's training academy in Grand Island. Twenty-four new troopers are assigned to Traffic in the Field Services Div...
Reporting power outages just got a whole lot easier. The Nebraska Public Power District has announced the launching of a new mobile outage app for Apple and Android users. Because the app is tied to NPPD's outage management system, users can report outages from their mobile device and check their power status when away from home. ...
The Minden Opera House and American Legion Post 94 is hoping for a big crowd Saturday night as they look to raise money for veterans. The goal is to raise between $110,000 and $120,000 for a memorial wall to honor all of the Kearney County veterans who have ever served. Together the Legion and VFW Post 5537 are hosting a rocky mountain oys...
One woman was injured in a two-vehicle crash just outside of Hastings this morning. It happened at around 7:45 this morning. The Nebraska State Patrol says an eastbound pickup collided with a northbound Chevy Lumina passenger car at the intersection of Showboat and J Street. According to authorities, the driver of the pickup did not see th...
Three men were hospitalized following a rollover crash on I-80 near Shelton this morning. Officials with the Nebraska State Patrol say an eastbound pickup blew a tire and went out of control rolling several times through the median and into the westbound lanes. It happened near mile marker 294. All three men in the truck were ejected. They...
Two people were arrested after taking control of a state trooper's car yesterday. It happened just before 3:30 p.m. on I-80 when a trooper pulled over an eastbound Toyota Camry for speeding 112 mph in a 75 mph zone near North Platte. As the trooper was conducting a probable cause search, the handcuffed suspect 24-year-old Jacob ...
The Nebraska Department of Labor is urging caution when tackling that next home improvement project. Consumers can minimize the chances of being scammed by a dishonest contractors by following these recommendations. Beware of a contractor who makes you an unsolicited offer by showing up at your doorstep with a great deal. Always check at ...
Speaking in front of 200 officers Wednesday in Kearney, Governor Pete Ricketts touched on some of the biggest concerns facing law enforcement. Ricketts talked about the increasing problem of marijuana illegally crossing the border from Colorado in to Nebraska which he says is causing more problems for officers in the panhandle. He also tou...
The Grand Island City Council has decided to outsource its ambulance billing service to a Fortune 500 company, though the cost of the contract hasn't been disclosed. The council voted 7-2 Tuesday to approve McKesson Corporation's proposal to handle annual billing services for what has typically contributed about $1.2 million in ambulance ...
Despite a voter approved minimum wage increase last November, Nebraska Senators appear ready to pay high school students slightly less. Senators voted 30-13 yesterday to advance LB 599 which would create a class of "young student workers," employees under 18 who would continue earning $8 an hour, even after Nebraska's minimum wage increas...
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