Pence Visits Nebraska

Pence Visits Nebraska

On Tuesday, March 19, 2019, Governor Pete Ricketts joined Vice President Mike Pence and Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds to assess flood damage and emergency response efforts.  The visit began with a survey of the flooding along the Missouri River followed by visits to hear...
$1.9 Energy Saving Upgrade for Valentine Schools

$1.9 Energy Saving Upgrade for Valentine Schools

The Valentine Community Schools Board of Education has spent almost six months studying opportunities to make the school buildings more energy efficient.  Working with a specialized consulting company, a plan was approved Monday night to improve lighting, heating...
SD Pair Caught After Chase Near Stapleton

SD Pair Caught After Chase Near Stapleton

Two people tried to steal gas from a gas station Stapleton, Nebraska, Sunday evening. After a pursuit, Lincoln County Deputies worked with ranchers and eventually caught a South Dakota couple in a tree grove. Officials told sheriff deputies a white van took off south...
South Dakota Also Affected By Storm

South Dakota Also Affected By Storm

On Thursday, March 18, 2019, Rodney Bordeaux, Rosebud Sioux Tribe President, proclaimed a State of Emergency on the Rosebud Sioux Tribe Indian Reservation, due to the extreme weather conditions and heavy snow fall resulting in flooding dangers in the communities...
Disaster Relief Efforts Continue

Disaster Relief Efforts Continue

The Nebraska Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) continues to work with multiple public and private partners to serve those affected by the floods in Nebraska. Information as of 6:00 pm CT 3/18/19. Information lines: Members of the public who have questions can call...