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(AUDIO) West Point City Council hears Water Update, awards bid; Pool to potentially open in middle of month

The West Point City Council was updated on the Water Treatment Plant Improvement Project at Tuesday night's meeting held on Zoom. Engineer John Zwingman. Zwingman says on the backwash detention tank the floor is poured, and the walls will be p... Read More

CNPPID June 1 board meeting summary

(HOLDREGE, Neb.) – The Central Nebraska Public Power and Irrigation District’s board of directors quickly moved through an abbreviated agenda at Monday’s monthly board meeting. The board approved a budget revision for $55,000 for constructio... Read More

(Audio) Two Wahoo natives launch 'Visit 531 Nebraska' during quarantine

Two Wahoo, Nebraska, natives recently began a quest to visit all 531 communities across the state. Austin Schneider and Seth Varner, both sophomores at UNO, started "Visit531Nebraska" on Facebook to document their traveling journey. Varner said... Read More

(AUDIO) Give, Get, Grow Cuming County launching Wednesday

Give, Get, Grow Cuming County launches on Wednesday. Cuming County Economic Development Executive Director David Branch says they are still looking for businesses to sign up. Branch says they've increased the maximum gift certificate amount bu... Read More

(AUDIO) Wisner City Council votes to move forward with Auditorium Paving Project; awards Water Tower Project Bid

The Wisner City Council met in regular session Monday night as they held their meeting on Zoom. The council voted to move forward with Funding Parking Lot Paving for the Auditorium Paving Project. Mayor Chad Dixon gave this recommendation to the coun... Read More

(AUDIO) Grass fire reported at Scribner Air Base

A Grass Fire was reported at the entrance of the Scribner Air Base just before 5:30 Monday evening. Scribner Fire Chief Steven Stumpe says the fire was doused quickly. Stumpe says the cause of the fire was a failed lightening arrestor on the h... Read More

June 1 Stanton County District Court Proceedings

On Monday in Stanton County District Court several sentences were handed out and along with several pleas. The proceedings were both handled in person and by offsite distance media connections. Sentenced to a one year prison term was William Fernau, ... Read More

Season Two of Nebraska Show 'Heartland Docs, DVM' to Premiere Saturday

The husband-and-wife veterinary duo from northeast Nebraska are making their season two debut this weekend on Nat Geo Wild for their show, Heartland Docs, DVM. Drs. Ben and Erin Schroeder, who live and work in Hartington, Nebraska, said season one... Read More

NE Game and Parks to Restore All Camping, Swim Beaches June 4

The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will open more camping opportunities in state park areas starting June 4, when all previous temporary restrictions on recreational vehicle and tent camping will be removed. Designated beaches and swimming areas ... Read More

(AUDIO) Weekly Interview With ELVPHD 5/29/2020

KTIC News has begun a weekly interview with Melanie Thompson with the Elkhorn Logan Valley Public Health Department for news and information regarding COVID-19. In this week’s interview: Thompson from the Elkhorn Logan Valley Public Health De... Read More

(AUDIO) Stanton Progress Show set for June 20th

The Stanton Progress Show will be held on Saturday, June 20th at the Stanton County Fairgrounds in Stanton. Stanton FFA Advisor Morgan Schwartz says things will be a bit different this year due to COVID-19. Schwartz says someone will do Facebo... Read More

Gov. Ricketts Overviews Coronavirus Relief for Ag Producers, Highlights Nebraska Tourism Passport Program

LINCOLN – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts highlighted the great work being done by the agriculture and tourism industries to overcome the challenges created by the coronavirus pandemic.  He also announced the communities where Test Nebraska will op... Read More

Motorcycle Injury Accident

On Wednesday night at about 11:45 p.m. the Stanton County Sheriff’s office responded to and investigated a motorcycle accident that sent a 54 year old rural Hoskins man to the hospital. The accident occurred on 559 Ave near the Nucor Steel mill whe... Read More

Gov. Ricketts: Counties Must Resume Non-Appointment Operations for COVID-19 Expense Reimbursement

As Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts unveiled his administration's plan for disbursement of the $1.25 billion received through the federal CARES Act, he also detailed a requirement for counties seeking reimbursement of COVID-19 expenses. Speaking at... Read More