Monday Apr 21
Michael Peterson pleads no contest in shooting death of ex-wife
Michael Petersen entered the plea Monday in Buffalo County District Court. Petersen, of rural Glenvil, faced two counts each of first-degree murder and use of a weapon for the Nov. 13 slayings of 52-year-old Todd Elsbernd and 58-year-old Nancy Peterson.
Reported Sexual Assault at UNK Campus Has Officials Advising Students
After a reported sexual assault on the University of Nebraska at Kearney campus, officials are urging students to be careful and aware especially at night.
Buffalo County Growing Pains
Buffalo County is in a growth spurt but it comes with a few growing pains. Finding adequate housing can be a real challenge.
Shelton and Gibbon Fire Crews Respond To Rekindled Fire
The fire was in rural Buffalo County just west of 56th Road and Willow Road. A tree pile fire rekindled from a burn last Friday.
City of Kearney
Test of Outdoor Emergency Warning Systems
In preparation for severe weather season in the City of Kearney and Buffalo County Communities additional testing will be conducted on all the community outdoor warning sirens in Buffalo County on April 3 at 5:30 pm.
Population Growing In Omaha, Des Moines Suburbs
New population estimates based on the U.S. Census released Thursday show Nebraska's most-populated counties continue to grow at a fast pace.