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LINCOLN — Deer are more active this time of the fall. Crops are being harvested and deer breeding season is in full swing. The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission has suggestions to help drivers ... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY, NE - The Lourdes Central Catholic football team finished with one loss in 2015, but was eliminated at home by Bloomfield in the first round of the Class D1 State Football Playoffs. The Knights played only two teams with winning reco... Read More

WAKEFIELD – Four patients were transported to Providence Medical Center in Wayne Wednesday morning after a “chemical exposure” at Logan View location of Michael Foods in Wakefield, according to the Dixon County Sheriff’s Office. At 11:06 a... Read More

WAKEFIELD – We have been alerted to a possible emergency situation in Wakefield. The Dixon County Sheriff’s Office was contacted and said they would release a statement when possible. We will follow up on the story when more information is availa... Read More

COLUMBUS - A one vehicle accident sent two to the hospital after a car hit a stump at a high rate of speed in Pawnee Park. Columbus Police Officer Troy Urkoski says an Infiti sedan was traveling southbound in Pawnee Park, next to Van Berg Golf Cou... Read More

The Boone County Philanthropy Council, a collaboration of charitable organizations from across Boone County, is pleased to announce that 23 organizations will participate in the 2016 Boone County Big Give on Friday, December 2. The 2016 Boone Coun... Read More

WAYNE – Those who live near Nebraska Street in Wayne will be experiencing road construction starting this week. Penro Construction Company out of Pender is the contractor installing a new water main on Nebraska Street. The water line will go fro... Read More

Boone Central/Newman Grove saw their conference title hopes fall in a closely contested game Tuesday night in Pierce. The Cardinals fell to Wayne in three sets, 27-25, 25-18, 25-17. Jenna Kramer did her best to keep Boone Central/Newman Grove's... Read More

A homemade pickup box trailer was stolen from a rural farm over the weekend. On October 22,  Randy Reppening reported a homemade pickup box trailer was stolen from his farm site located approximately one-half mile south of the Highway 121 and Hig... Read More

PENDER - Authorities are searching for a suspect who robbed the Cubby's Gas Station in Pender at gun point. A release from the Thurston County Sheriff's office says it happened around 1:30 a.m. Wednesday morning. The Sheriff's office says the... Read More

SEWARD, Neb. — On Tuesday night, Seward Police responded to a report of an attempted kidnapping. The call came into authorities after a 10-year-old said he was grabbed by a stranger near 7th and Park Street around 6:30 p.m. According to the ... Read More