BEATRICE - Beatrice Firefighters and Rescue Department personnel have a new contract with the City of Beatrice. The Beatrice City Council approved the three-year agreement Monday night, with the Firefighters Union, Local 1098. City Administrator Tobias Tempelmeyer says it includes pay increases over each year of the agreement. document.createElement('audio'); http://media3.floodradio.com/columbus/2018/10/Fire-Contract1.mp3 :15 "by either side" One provision of the contract deals with call-back of off-duty personnel. … More
A clash of unusually cold air for October and lingering tropical moisture will heighten the threat of heavy rain and the likelihood of flooding over the south-central United States, focused on Texas through Tuesday night.
A snowstorm swept across the Rockies and High Plains this weekend, bringing picturesque wintry scenes, but also travel disruptions.
Heavy snowfall will spread southward over the Rockies and High Plains into early Monday morning.
While Hurricane Michael battered the U.S., intense flooding killed at least 10 in Spain this week and an earthquake shook Haiti.