WAYNE – Northeast Nebraska youth and high school age students are invited to participate in an All Skills Day Camp hosted by the Nebraska Baseball Academy in Wayne next Wednesday. From Hank Overin Field, located at 4th and Windom in Wayne, those who are seven years old through 2017 high school graduates may participate in […]

PIERCE – After work done by the legislature in 2015 and 2016, Governor Pete Ricketts is confident further property tax relief will be available to Nebraskans. The governor kicked off a four-stop tour of northeast Nebraska on Friday with a stop at the Pierce Public Library, speaking with constituents and taking their questions. Once again, […]

WISNER – The Goldenrod Regional Housing Agency was named the 2016 Nebraska Manager of the Year for Family Housing earlier this month. Situated in Wisner, Goldenrod Regional Housing Agency manages USDA units’ Woodland Circle Apartments in Wisner and Maplewood Apartments in Pilger. Kendra One Horn is a Co-Director with Goldenrod Region Housing Agency. She said […]

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) spoke on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday afternoon to honor Harrison and Varedo Huwaldt of Randolph, Nebraska, who are celebrating their 80th wedding anniversary. Smith shared their story dating back to when the couple met on a blind date in 1935. They were […]

WAYNE – Representatives from multiple northeast Nebraska counties were in Wayne Tuesday to learn more about using mobile devices for disaster response. Midwest Card & ID Solutions from Riverside Missouri, is a resale company for Salamander Technologies and held a seminar from the Wayne Fire Hall. The day along with computers and tablets were payed […]

If you purchased an e-book between April of 2010 and May of 2012 you might be entitled to a payment this week. Apple Inc. will be forced to pay $400 million over the next few days, after 33 states, including Nebraska, successfully prosecuted the tech company for violating anti-trust laws. Nebraska makes up 0.6% of the lawsuit […]

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – The Nebraska Department of Education Nutrition Services has announced sites where children may receive free meals this summer. The program provides meals and snacks to children at schools, churches, playgrounds and parks during school breaks. It was created to ensure children in low-income areas can get meals when they don’t have […]

KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) – More than 50 Nebraska business teachers have been recognized by the Nebraska Department of Education. The business teachers were recently honored at the Nebraska Career Education Conference in Kearney with BEST Awards. BEST stands for belong, excel, study and travel. Those teachers earned the honor through their involvement in professional associations, […]