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Authorities say a Hastings couple was killed and two of their children injured in a collision in Clay County. Clay County Sheriff Jeff Franklin says the accident occurred around 5:15 a.m. Thursday. The family was headed east on U.S. Highway 6 when their sport utility vehicle was struck by semitrailer that had been going south on Nebraska Highway 14...
It appears Blue Cross Blue Shield's contract with 12 CHI Nebraska hospitals and about 1,400 health care providers will expire September 1st. The two have been in negotiations for months after Blue Cross sent notice to end their contract because CHI Nebraska charged 20 to 30 percent more compared to other facilities for the same service. CHI Nebrask...
The University of Nebraska's Rural Futures Institute will host a series of forums beginning in September. The forums will showcase success stories in Nebraska communities and share outcomes of projects funded by the Rural Futures Institute that are serving Nebraskans. The daylong forums will be held on Sept. 30 in Nebraska City, Oct. 9 in Broken Bo...
With the kickoff of high school football across the state tonight, the Nebraska State Patrol is encouraging young people to wear their seatbelts. The "Friday Night Lights" initiative is designed to help reduce serious injury and fatality crashes involving teen drivers by providing them with firsthand knowledge of what can happen when you don't buck...
A Hastings man has died in an all-terrain vehicle crash at the St. Anthony Sand Dunes in eastern Idaho. The Fremont County Sheriff's Office says Phillip J. McDonald died Wednesday at the area popular with ATV and motorcycle riders. Authorities received a report of a crash at about 1:30 p.m. local time. Emergency responders pronounced McDonald dead ...
The Hastings Police Department is asking Adams County Merchants to be on the look out for counterfeit money. Hastings Police have had several reports of counterfeit bills being passed to local businesses in the last month. The bills include three counterfeit $50.00 bills with all three having the same serial number. There has also been $20.00 bills...
A new sporting goods store is coming to the Tri-Cities. The Grand Island Independent is reporting that Dick's Sporting Goods will open a fourth Nebraska location at the soon-to-be renovated pedestrian mall where the Grand Island Mall is currently located. The Grand Island City Council authorized up to $6.4 million of tax increment financing for the...
Omaha's police chief says officers are taking the death of a "Cops" TV show crew member very hard. Police officers who opened fire while disrupting a robbery at a fast-food restaurant Tuesday night killed sound man Bryce Dion as well as the robbery suspect, parolee Cortez Washington. Washington was carrying what officers thought was a real handgun....
A 33-year old Ravenna man who was convicted of incest and sexually assaulting a child has been given 15 to 25 years in prison. The incident happened in Kearney between Aug. 31 and Sept 2, 2013. The man's name is not being released in order to protect the identity of the young girl who was a minor under the age of 12 at the time of the incident....
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