Nebraska City News-Press - Nebraska City, NE
Updated at 2:37 PM

I’ve been thinking a lot this week about what’s been going on in Ferguson, Mo. The facts as we know them are that, 18-year- old Michael Brown was shot and killed in the middle of the street by police officer Darren Wilson. This incident has sparked outrage and protests by the local community, social media, and a strong response from the Ferguson and St. Louis County police, the National Guard has even been called in. This situation has sparked a lot of...

Updated at 1:34 PM

The St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, Missouri, was roiled by racial unrest after 18-year-old Michael Brown, who was black, was shot and killed by Darren Wilson, a white police officer, on Aug. 9. The street clashes there mirrored past, larger-scale...

Posted at 1:00 PM

What if Michael Brown's last moments had been recorded? The fatal police shooting of the unarmed black 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri, is prompting calls for more officers to wear so-called body cameras, simple, lapel-mounted gadgets that capture...

Updated at 10:09 AM

Morton Place Senior Living Executive Director Susie McGowen, front row, from left, Arbor Bank personal banker Aimee Harker, First Evangelical Lutheran Church pastor Randy Rasmussen and Nebraska City Chiropractic LLC owner and...

Updated at 8:49 AM

Schools in the St. Louis area held a training seminar Thursday to instruct teachers on how to deal with students traumatized by the events in Ferguson, Missouri.

Updated at 8:44 AM

Dr. Thomas Ediger, professor of music and director of choral activities at Peru State College, passed away Aug. 20, 2014. Dr. Ediger was born on May 8, 1950, in York, Nebraska, the son of Milford L. Ediger and LaVon Holmes.

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