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Top Stories This Week

City enters new contract with Firefighters Union

The Beatrice City Council approved a contract with the Firefighters Union, Local 1098, during Monday night’s meeting.  Read more

Lady O finishes runner-up at state

The powerful Beatrice offense couldn't find its stride Saturday in the Class B State Championship game in Hastings. Read more

Students learn how walking can be a 'BLAST'

Beatrice Learning After School Time (BLAST) kicked off a walking program with the help of Beatrice Public Schools Superinten… Read more

At the Courthouse Oct. 13, 2018

All offenses in addition to $49 court fees. Read more

This week's most-read stories

Husker and Beatrice native Cameron Jurgens broke foot in practice

Scott Frost on Thursday morning confirmed that freshman tight end/offensive lineman Cameron Jurgens broke his right foot on … Read more

Local News

New sandwich and dessert shop opening in Beatrice

A new sandwich and snack shop is coming to Beatrice, with plans to open next month. Read more

Local News

At the Courthouse Oct. 6, 2018

All offenses in addition to $49 court fees. Read more

Local News

Man arrested after high-speed chase

Gage County deputies arrested a man who led authorities on a high-speed chase on a gravel road, Thursday. Read more

Crime & Courts

Man arrested for drugs after traffic stop

Beatrice police arrested a man for drug possession following a traffic stop this week. Read more

Local News

Man gets federal prison time for luring Beatrice teen to North Dakota

A man who convinced a 14-year-old Beatrice girl to run away from home and have a sexual relationship with him in North Dakota has been sentenced to federal prison. Read more

Local News

State to stop funding flood monitoring near DeWitt

Gage County officials are evaluating their options for monitoring water levels after learning state funding for one monitor … Read more

Local News

Teen injured in single-vehicle accident north of Beatrice

A Beatrice teen was taken to a local hospital after crashing into a field just north of town Monday night, according to the … Read more

Crime & Courts

Woman gets jail time for drug conviction

A Lincoln woman was given a jail sentence after police found drugs in her bag while responding to a disturbance call last ye… Read more


Rapid Reaction: Jurgens has broken foot; Frost addresses blocking transfer to Oregon State

Scott Frost on Thursday morning confirmed that freshman tight end/offensive lineman Cameron Jurgens broke his right foot on Monday during practice.  Read more

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Beatrice's Cutest Baby Contest 2018

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Today's celebrity chitchat

We know you want to know first! Beatrice people are buzzing about today's celebrity surprises. Read more

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Recent Videos

Watch: Chinander says 'we have wins on the horizon'

Defensive coordinator Erik Chinander talks about the loss to Northwestern and the defense's performance in practice on Oct. 16, 2018. Read more

Two-Minute Drill: Updates on the defense

Parker Gabriel and Steve Sipple give updates on the defense from players and coaches after practice on Oct. 16, 2018. Read more