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(AUDIO) Sprinkler Head goes off, sprays water at West Point-Beemer High School

A sprinkler head went off at about 11:00 Friday morning at West Point-Beemer High School. Principal DJ Weddle believes it was one of two potential causes. Weddle says the sprinkler head started spraying water immediately at the entrance to the... Read More

Oakland Pool set to open on Monday

The Oakland City Pool is opening on Monday. Hours will be 1:00-8:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and Saturday and Sunday from 1:00-6:00 p.m. There is a patrons form/waiver that people must fill out before entering the pool. People will also ne... Read More

(AUDIO) City of West Point Fireworks Reminder

In February, the West Point City Council set new time limits for the discharge and shooting of fireworks in the City of West Point. City Administrator Tom Goulette. The end times were set due to numerous complaints the Police Department rec... Read More

Cuming County Supervisors June 23-24 Meeting Minutes

A meeting of the Board of Supervisors of Cuming County, in the State of Nebraska, was convened in open and public session at 9:00 a.m. on June 23, 2020, at West Point, Nebraska with all members present. Governor Pete Ricketts issued an executive orde... Read More

AAA Forecasts Americans will take 700 Million Trips this Summer

ORLANDO, Fla. (June 25, 2020) – This summer, AAA forecasts Americans will take 700 million trips based on economic indicators and state re-openings. That number is down nearly 15% compared to last July through September and is the first decline i... Read More

Audio: Nebraska Auctioneers Coming Back Strong After Pandemic

When the Covid-19 pandemic hit the US early in 2019, auction companies were impacted with social distancing guidelines and state stay at home orders. Auction companies were quick to think on their feet though and many were able to move, postpone o... Read More

(AUDIO) City of Wisner Water Tower Project Update

The City of Wisner announced a Water Tower Project at one of their recent Council Meetings. City Administrator Randy Woldt says work is expected to take place before and during winter, but he'll know a for sure start date next month. Woldt say... Read More

(AUDIO) West Point's Annual 4th of July Fireworks Show and Celebration to be held this year

West Point's Annual Fireworks Show will go on this year, but with Social Distancing in mind. Tina from the Chamber. Tina says they're going to request people stay 6 feet apart, and there will be seating on the ballfield like in the past. Sh... Read More

(AUDIO) Pender student receives $1,000 grant to expand FFA project

Alexis Bodlak, a student from Pender, Nebraska, was recently awarded a $1,000 student project grant from the Nebraska Farm Bureau. Bodlak, who will be a junior at Pender Public Schools, worked at a local greenhouse in Thurston during her first two... Read More

(AUDIO) Weekly Chat W/ Nebraska Game and Parks' Greg Wagner

Nebraska State Parks have been busy this summer. That's according to Game and Parks' Greg Wagner, who spoke with JD Gibbs on 840 KTIC's Midday in MidAmerica Program on Tuesday. Wagner urges people to wear life jackets in dark water. He shar... Read More

Stanton County Court Proceedings

On Tuesday in Stanton County Court a 40 year old Creighton woman was sentenced to one year in prison following her conviction for Attempted Possession of a Controlled Substance (methamphetamine). Rowena Moreland was arrested back in May of 2019 by th... Read More

(AUDIO) Pender Pool opens for season

The Village of Pender opened up their pool last week. Board Member David Hoelting says people should come in groups. Hoelting says water fountains aren't currently open, and people should bring their own water bottles. He adds the slide is ... Read More

Woman dies in accident near Fremont over weekend

One person died and another was injured in a one-vehicle accident near Fremont on Sunday. According to a Press Release from the Dodge County Sheriff's Office, 20-year old Dominique Hocij, of Omaha, was ejected from the vehicle and died at the scen... Read More

(AUDIO) Scribner City Council updated on Pool, Utilities given COVID-19

The Scribner City Council met for their regular monthly meeting Monday night. An update was provided on the Swimming Pool, and it was said that people should come to the pool in their swimsuit and have a towel as no one will be allowed to change a... Read More