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(Audio)  Men In Mission Sponsor

(click on news/podcast tab above to hear interview) The area Men In Mission organization sponsored an informational meeting at the Scribner-Snyder gym on Monday with Dodge County Sheriff's Detective Craig Harbaugh as the speaker.   Dod... Read More

Chief says wildfire destroyed homes near Lake McConaughy

A fire chief says a wildfire has destroyed at least eight homes and several other buildings near Lake McConaughy Keystone Lemoyne Fire & Rescue Fire Chief Ralph Moul said Monday that the blaze had been contained, but fire crews are still watch... Read More

West Point Ag Appreciation Banquet Is Tonight

This year's West Point Chamber of Commerce Ag Appreciation Banquet will be held on Monday, March 20th at the Nielsen Community Center.  The event will begin with a social at 6:00 p.m. and then the meal and program will begin at 7:00 p.m. This... Read More

USDA Seeks Proposals For Nebraska Rural Business Development

The U.S. Agriculture Department is seeking Nebraska project proposals for the Rural Business Development Grant Program.   The grants are designed to support rural businesses and may be used for technical assistance; training and training f... Read More

Authorities ID Victims Of Highway Crash Near Richland

Colfax County authorities have released the names of a woman who was fatally injured and a man who was hurt in a rollover crash on U.S. Highway 30 near Richland.   A sheriff's deputy discovered a wrecked sport utility vehicle around 2:15 a... Read More

(Audio) Proposed Hike Of Nebraska's Cigarette Tax Gets Public Hearing

(click on news/podcast tab above to hear portion of testimony)   A bill proposed by State Senator Sara Howard would more than triple the state's tax on cigarettes.  It was discussed at a committee hearing on Friday.   The bill ... Read More

Numerous weapons seized in Saunders County search warrant

The Saunders County Sheriff's Office seized numerous weapons following a search warrant executed on Thursday in rural Saunders County. Three people were arrested including 36-year-old Christopher Frommie, 28-year-old Lindsay Blair and 32-year... Read More

Several Fire Departments Respond To Wildfire In Rural Wayne Area

Fire and rescue squads from West Point, Wisner, Wayne, Hoskins, Winside and Norfolk battled a huge fire in a rural area of Wayne Friday afternoon. It was located about a dozen miles north of Highway 275. Smoke was seen for miles away with the h... Read More

200 People Attend Contentious Fischer Town Hall Meeting

HOLDREGE – Sen. Deb Fischer said before her town hall meeting in Holdrege at the City Auditorium that she was excited to see so many people getting involved in democracy. By the end of the nearly two hour “listening session” many of the 200 peo... Read More

(Audio) Author To Speak In Missouri Valley About Iowa Role In World War II

(click on news/podcast tab above to hear interview with Librarian Bruce Kocher) On March 23rd, author Dr. Lisa Payne Ossian will give a presentation at the Missouri Valley, Iowa Public Library on the role Iowa farmers and ranchers played in World ... Read More

Body Identified In Cuming County

The body found at the scene of a house fire in Cuming County has been identified as 64-year-old Ernest Warnock. The remains were found Saturday when fire fighters responded to a house fire in a rural area north of Bancroft and west of Rosalie. ... Read More

(Audio) Human Trafficking Talk Set For Scribner On Monday

(click on news/podcast tab above to hear interview with Detective Harbaugh)   On Monday, March 20th, Dodge County Sheriff's Detective Craig Harbaugh will speak  at Scribner-Snyder Community Schools about stopping human trafficking. &nb... Read More

Bird Migration

Many Northeast Nebraskans are enjoying the seasonal bird migration. A large portion of Summit Lake east of Oakland was covered with geese and ducks Wednesday evening. RRN/Bird Migration South of Highway 32 on Road 13 east of Oakland, thousa... Read More

West Point Included In National Ag Week Visits By Governor

Governor Pete Ricketts and Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) Director Greg Ibach announced three days of activities and stops across Nebraska to support and celebrate National Ag Week.  During March 21-23 the Governor and agriculture industry... Read More