Meth Hidden in Child's Bag Yields 10 Years in Prison

SIDNEY - A Fremont County district judge sentenced Jerry Dewayne Easley, 45, of Braddyville, Iowa, May 9 to 10 years in prison for possession with intent to deliver methamphetamine. Fremont County ... Read More

She didn’t win, but the future is bright for Hannah Huston. The Grand Island native finished the 10th season of “The Voice” in third place, losing out to winner Alisan Porter and runner-up Adam Wakefield. “It’s bittersweet that it... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - All About Blinds cut the ribbon on their new Nebraska City showroom Tuesday hoping to shed new light on what blinds can do for every window. A former production manager at an Omaha wholesale manufacturer, Owner David Mouw started h... Read More

LINCOLN - The Class B Golf State Championship features 77 golfers from 25 schools and day one at Pioneers Golf Course in Lincoln has eight golfers within five shots of the lead. Leading the way is defending Class B Champion Noah Hoffman from McCoo... Read More

FAIRBURY -  New Fairbury boys basketball coach Travis Steinhoff isn't waiting around to get to work. After being hired just more than a week ago, he's already in the full swing of summer camp. "I've been here for camp for two days - kids are grea... Read More

BEATRICE - For years the National Park Service has invited artists to spend time at their parks, and gather inspiration from the land. "For artists to come and stay, for however long, usually it's about two weeks. To immerse themselves in a place.... Read More

SIDNEY - Fremont County Sheriff Kevin Aistrope  reports the arrest of an Arkansas man for suspected drug trafficking. In the early morning hours Tuesday, deputies stopped 31-year-old Michael Campbell of Mayflower, Ark., for a traffic violation. ... Read More

SIDNEY-Fremont County supervisors agreed Tuesday to clear a drainage ditch that is clogged with beaver dams. A Fremont County resident called during the supervisor’s meeting encouraging swift action. He said a beaver dam near his house is causin... Read More

SYRACUSE - The Otoe County Genealogical Society is taking nominations to honor one-room school teachers at Nebraska Country School Conference July 8-9. These “One-Room Heroes” will be honored at a 5:30 p.m. dinner on Friday, July 8, during the... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - Syracuse Rescue Chief Tim Wilson added his voice Tuesday in support of a county-wide tax to help fund emergency medical services. Wilson and Nebraska City Paramedic Manager Andrew Snodgrass met with Otoe County commissioners regard... Read More

SIDNEY – An Oklahoma woman was arrested Sunday after a traffic accident in Fremont  County. Sheriff’s deputies responded west of  Riverton where a pickup truck  slammed into an embankment. A passenger, Era Whisper Ribbons, 26,  of  Edm... Read More