O-C’s Richards signs with CCC

O-C’s Richards signs with CCC

Central Community College volleyball is pleased to announce the signing of Josie Richards, a 2021 graduate of Oakland-Craig Junior/Senior High School. A setter and right-side hitter for the Knights, Richards logged 862 assists in 2020 to become Oakland-Craig’s single season assist record holder. Following her senior campaign, she was named…
Ponca State Park to host second annual International Mud Day

Ponca State Park to host second annual International Mud Day

LINCOLN, Neb. — Get ready to get downright dirty at the second annual International Mud Day from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 26 at Ponca State Park in northeast Nebraska. Participate in the mud obstacle course, mud slide and mud play area; paint with mud; make pollinator mud balls…
Senator Albrecht’s Weekly Update

Senator Albrecht’s Weekly Update

107TH LEGISLATURE INTERIM It has been so good to be back in the District and to able to catch up with so many of you. In addition to working in the garden, Mike and I look forward to hosting family who will be traveling in from around the country. The…
Crash in Neligh Claims Three Lives

Crash in Neligh Claims Three Lives

JUNE 11, 2021 (NORFOLK, NEB.) — The Nebraska State Patrol is investigating a crash that claimed the lives of three people Friday afternoon in Neligh. The crash occurred at approximately 1:00 p.m. at the junction of Highway 14 and Highway 275. After preliminary investigation, troopers believe a truck tractor/semi-trailer was…
Omaha man arrested for DWI in Stanton County

Omaha man arrested for DWI in Stanton County

On Friday afternoon just after 1:00 p.m. the Stanton County Sheriff’s office was notified of an erratic driver that was travelling west on U.S. Hwy 275 near the old Pilger rest area. The vehicle was contacted by the Sheriff’s office about nine miles east of Norfolk on Hwy 275. During…
NSP Completes “Click It or Ticket” Campaign

NSP Completes “Click It or Ticket” Campaign

JUNE 11, 2021 (LINCOLN, NEB.) — Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol have completed the annual “Click It or Ticket” campaign, which focuses on the start of the summer travel season. During the campaign, which ran from May 24 through June 6, troopers removed 45 impaired drivers from the road.…
National Marina Day set for June 19 at Lewis and Clark SRA

National Marina Day set for June 19 at Lewis and Clark SRA

LINCOLN, Neb. — Lewis and Clark State Recreation Area will be hosting National Marina Day on June 19 at the park near Crofton. Event highlights include a campsite or cabin marina-themed decorating contest, sandcastle building competition, lure making, fishing, hayrack rides, outdoor games and a fish fry. The fish fry…
Names Released in Fatal Crash on Highway 275 near Scribner

Names Released in Fatal Crash on Highway 275 near Scribner

UPDATED STORY: JUNE 10, 2021 (OMAHA, NEB.)  — The Nebraska State Patrol is able to release additional information on a crash that claimed the lives of four people this morning on Highway 275 near Scribner. The crash occurred at approximately 9:45 a.m. Thursday, just southeast of Scribner on Highway 275. After…