EPA Grant Helps Auburn Upgrade School Bus Fleet

AUBURN - A grant from the federal Environmental Protection Agency is helping Auburn upgrade a quarter of its school bus fleet. The school board accepted bids Feb. 8 of nearly $70,000 for a 30-passe... Read More

Districts of death. All four classes in the state have one, and each could affect team races at next week’s state wrestling tournament. The one with perhaps the most firepower will be District B-1 at Norris, a field that includes the top thre... Read More

FALLS CITY - With the two schools only 26 miles apart, HTRS and Falls City brought a big crowd to Falls City High School on Thursday night. Brandt Chapple led the Tigers to a victory in the boys matchup. He scored 25 points in their 58-44 win. The... Read More

OHIOWA - The Fillmore County Development Corporation held their annual meeting Thursday night at the Lazy Horse Vineyard and Brewing Company's Tasting Room, located in Ohiowa. Special guests at the event included Sarah Skinner, Legislative Aid t... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - Susanne Williams cut the ribbon to a packed room Thursday for the grand opening of WilliNilli Art Gallery and Studio at 1124 Central Ave. Dozens of visitors came through the doors for the first time, some drawing near to inspect je... Read More

FAIRBURY - Fairbury employers and community leaders held a round table In January to pinpoint key challenges the community faces regarding growth and development. According to City Administrator, Collin Bielser, four main points were discussed in de... Read More

BEATRICE - The Nebraska Department of Labor held a job fair Thursday afternoon at their office on the campus of Southeast Community College. Workforce coordinator at the Beatrice Career Center Joshua Sheffield says the event helps people receive a... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - Nebraska City police took No-Shave November seriously this winter to raise nearly $1,500 for the American Cancer Society, but Officer Ben Murry took it with gold-rimmed sunglasses, afro, Elvis moves and his first beard ever.  ... Read More

SIDNEY - A Hamburg man was sentenced by the Fremont County District Court to ten years in prison after violating his probation. The Fremont County Attorney's Office states that Michael Paul Tiemeyer, 64, began probation in March 2015 after pleadi... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - The new Scooter's Coffee in Nebraska City is a warm awakening for all the coffee drinkers, but for those that aren't, there's a lot to choose from. Owners of the new addition to the franchise, Lindsey and Blake Jochim, held a soft ... Read More

LINCOLN - The Lancaster County District Court sentenced a Nebraska City man 10-20 years for first-degree assault on Wednesday for an October shooting. Jeffery R. Wyatt, Jr., 22, pleaded no-contest to the charge and will receive credit for his 103... Read More