News

- Published Wednesday, July 30, 2014
By: Doug Kennedy, KWBE

Grant funding will help replace a problem transmission line.

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- Published Wednesday, July 30, 2014
By: Doug Kennedy, KWBE

First day of classes will be August 12th.

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Nebraska Radio Network - Published Wednesday, July 30, 2014
By: Stan Smith

An anti-gambling group wants historic horse racing thrown off the November ballot.

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Associated Press - Published Wednesday, July 30, 2014
By: Stan Smith

Some Nebraskans are calling for an investigation of the Department of Correctional Services 

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- Published Wednesday, July 30, 2014
By: Doug Kennedy, KWBE

53rd year for ethnic festival in Wilber, Nebraska.

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- Published Wednesday, July 30, 2014
By: Jordan Slocum

Three local teams continued their success Tuesday in state tournament action.

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- Published Wednesday, July 30, 2014
By: Bryan Cook

Johnny "The Jet" Saathoff, Craig Evers and Lance Borgman are shooting for back-to-back track titles at the Beatrice Speedway with three weeks remaining in the regular season.

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- Published Wednesday, July 30, 2014
By: Bryan Cook

Unbeaten Hickman will play Crete for the Class-B Seniors American Legion baseball Championship on Wednesday night.

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- Published Wednesday, July 30, 2014
By: Doug Kennedy, KWBE

Cycle hits turning pickup, on Kansas Highway 99 near Wamego.

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- Published Tuesday, July 29, 2014
By: Dave Niedfeldt

A high honor for a University professor.

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Nebraska Radio Network - Published Tuesday, July 29, 2014
By: Stan Smith

Nebraska livestock producers who have suffered losses due to severe weather can get some relief from the federal government, even for losses suffered two years ago.

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- Published Tuesday, July 29, 2014
By: Doug Kennedy, KWBE

Beatrice Area Solid Waste Agency Board weighing options of building new landfill, or operating transfer station.

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- Published Tuesday, July 29, 2014
By: Stan Smith

If you would like to help a child get ready for the rapidly approaching school year by donating some school supplies Blue Valley Community Action Partnership will be holding a collection drive tomorrow.

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Associated Press - Published Tuesday, July 29, 2014
By: Stan Smith

The return of hot, dry conditions to Kansas has put stress on farm crops in many parts of the state.

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- Published Tuesday, July 29, 2014
By: Dave Niedfeldt

A graduate of Tri-County High School was the recipient of a scholarship to U-N-L.

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- Published Tuesday, July 29, 2014
By: Doug Kennedy, KWBE

Track area material being blown by strong winds onto artificial surface at House of Orange.

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- Published Tuesday, July 29, 2014
By: Bryan Cook

The Wymore American Legion Seniors baseball team was eliminated in a loss to Sutton on Monday, while the Hickman Seniors remain unbeaten.

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- Published Tuesday, July 29, 2014
By: Dave Niedfeldt

The latest crop report indicates corn and soybeans across Nebraska continue to look good.

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- Published Tuesday, July 29, 2014
By: Jordan Slocum

What happened Monday at the American Legion state baseball tournaments?

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Nebraska Radio Network - Published Monday, July 28, 2014
By: Stan Smith

One month of well-above-normal rainfall has ended the drought in nearly all of Nebraska.

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- Published Monday, July 28, 2014
By: Stan Smith

 A 21 year old Manhattan, Kansas woman was critically injured early Saturday morning when she was hit by a train in Steele City. 

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Associated Press - Published Monday, July 28, 2014
By: Stan Smith

The state treasurer is warning the public about misleading postcards that appear to be from Nebraska's unclaimed property division.

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- Published Monday, July 28, 2014
By: Jordan Slocum

Four area teams began state tournament play over the weekend.  

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- Published Monday, July 28, 2014
By: Dave Niedfeldt - Farm Director

KWBE Farm Director, Dave Niedfeldt catches us up on the week in Agriculture. 

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- Published Saturday, July 26, 2014
By: Bryan Cook

The IMCA Modified Feature began with a dangerous crash and ended with a mad dash to the finish line on Friday night at the Beatrice Speedway.

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- Published Saturday, July 26, 2014
By: Doug Kennedy, KWBE

Event honors history of decorated military units, provides a chance to renew friendships.

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- Published Friday, July 25, 2014
By: Associated Press

U.S. 159 work to take a few days.

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- Published Friday, July 25, 2014
By: Doug Kennedy, KWBE

Fellow inmate arrested for alleged assault.

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- Published Friday, July 25, 2014
By: Doug Kennedy, KWBE

Beatrice Area Solid Waste Agency Board to hold Monday night discussion on future method of handling solid waste.

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- Published Friday, July 25, 2014
By: Jordan Slocum

The 54-year old dominated the competition in Norfolk

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- Published Thursday, July 24, 2014
By: Doug Kennedy, KWBE

Five-day event continues in Beatrice, through Sunday.

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- Published Thursday, July 24, 2014
By: Stan Smith

A very special and unique program is coming to Fairbury next weekend August 1 through 3.

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- Published Thursday, July 24, 2014
By: Jordan Slocum

It took them two games, but Hickman came away on top Wednesday night.

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- Published Wednesday, July 23, 2014
By: Doug Kennedy, KWBE

Harvey Fossler served as an infantryman, in Korea.

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- Published Wednesday, July 23, 2014
By: Doug Kennedy, KWBE

Nearly 150 protests of valuations were filed in Gage County, this year.

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- Published Wednesday, July 23, 2014
By: Doug Kennedy, KWBE

County's budget share will drop as court adds a fifth county to its region.

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- Published Wednesday, July 23, 2014
By: Jordan Slocum

Four area teams will compete in state tournaments.  See the brackets and schedule here.

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- Published Wednesday, July 23, 2014
By: Doug Kennedy, KWBE

County supervisors grant special use permit for large poultry operation in southern part of the county.

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- Published Wednesday, July 23, 2014
By: Doug Kennedy, KWBE

Over 3,000 tickets went out for this year's annual event.

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- Published Wednesday, July 23, 2014
By: Amber E. Taylor

Taylor Earns Certification in Mammography from American Registry of Radiology Technologists

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- Published Tuesday, July 22, 2014
By: Doug Kennedy, KWBE

Fairbury driver taken to Jefferson Community Health Center.

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- Published Tuesday, July 22, 2014
By: Doug Kennedy, KWBE

Beatrice city officials concerned about safety when students are dropped off, or picked up while vehicles are still in lane of traffic.

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- Published Tuesday, July 22, 2014
By: Doug Kennedy, KWBE

Lawsuit involves action taken by city at the Villa Motel, in 2010.

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- Published Tuesday, July 22, 2014
By: Doug Kennedy, KWBE

City of Beatrice renews agreement with BPS to split costs of the position.

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- Published Tuesday, July 22, 2014
By: Doug Kennedy, KWBE

Plan to annex Evergreen Home Cemetery to City of Beatrice draws opposition.

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- Published Tuesday, July 22, 2014
By: Doug Kennedy, KWBE

Use of technology another way for citizens to have contact with local government.

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- Published Monday, July 21, 2014
By: Trevor Steinmeyer

Beatrice native will work out of the Beatrice office

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- Published Monday, July 21, 2014
By: Trevor Steinmeyer

Listeners continue to win cash just for stopping by a remote and spinning the cash wheel

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Associated Press - Published Thursday, July 17, 2014
By: Stan Smith

Offutt Air Force Base will host an air show this weekend after federal budget problems forced the cancellation of last year's event. 

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