NPPD Offers Energy saving tips as temperatures begin to heat up

NPPD Offers Energy saving tips as temperatures begin to heat up

NPPD has some energy saving tips for customers to save money on their electric bills this summer. Media Relations Specialist Grant Otten says it all starts with properly cooling your home. Otten recommends using ceiling or box fans or any type of fan you have, adding they only work when…
Benefit to be held at end of June for Uehling Woman battling Cancer

Benefit to be held at end of June for Uehling Woman battling Cancer

A benefit will be held next Friday at the Uehling Auditorium for Kaitlyn Mahnke, who is battling Thyroid Cancer. Kaitlyn's mother, Correy Mahnke, tells KTIC News about her fight against cancer. Mahnke says the second half of her thyroid was taken out in December and had to wait until January…
“2014: The Pilger Tornadoes”

“2014: The Pilger Tornadoes”

On June 16th, 2014, twin F4 tornadoes killed two people and critically injured 20 others in and around Pilger. The two tornadoes were part of a violent twister family that produced four EF4 tornadoes. The outbreak went on to produce other tornadoes across the northern Great Plains over the next…
Dr. Grotelueschen honored by NRRA at annual meeting

Dr. Grotelueschen honored by NRRA at annual meeting

    Lexington, Neb. -- Dr. Dale Grotelueschen of Harvard, Nebraska on Tuesday received the Nebraska Rural Radio Association's 34th annual Service to Agriculture Award. Dr. Grotelueschen earned his doctor of veterinary medicine from the University of Missouri in 1974, followed by his master of science in clinical science from Colorado State…
South Sioux City Council OKs settlement over biogas plant

South Sioux City Council OKs settlement over biogas plant

SOUTH SIOUX CITY, Neb. (AP) - The South Sioux City Council has approved payment of $500,000 to settle its part in 16 lawsuits filed against the city and a now-defunct biogas plant. The suit filed by homeowners accused the plant of sending rancid fumes through the city sewer system and…
Cuming County Road Construction Announcement

Cuming County Road Construction Announcement

Cuming County Road Department wants to give notice of construction starting Wednesday, June 16, on Road 24 between Road O & P and Road 24 between Road P & Q.. Bridge approach replacement will be taking place and the road will be down to one lane at those areas. This…
Summer School Update, P2T levy amount shared at WPB School Board Meeting

Summer School Update, P2T levy amount shared at WPB School Board Meeting

The West Point-Beemer School Board met for their regular monthly meeting Monday night. Superintendent Bill McAllister shares the anticipated levy amount for P2T. The Board also approved the resignation of Instructional Coach Jill Redmond. Summer School is in session for the High School and starts on Tuesday for the Elementary…
NSP, NDOT Urge Safe Travel After Tragic Week on Nebraska Roads

NSP, NDOT Urge Safe Travel After Tragic Week on Nebraska Roads

JUNE 14, 2021 (LINCOLN, NEB.) — The Nebraska State Patrol and Nebraska Department of Transportation are urging all motorists to travel safely after a tragic week on Nebraska roadways. “This past week, 15 people lost their lives in traffic crashes across Nebraska,” said Colonel John Bolduc, Superintendent of the Nebraska…
Andersons receive 2021 Lexington Area Farm Family Award

Andersons receive 2021 Lexington Area Farm Family Award

Rob and Natalie Anderson and their family were named the 2021 Lexington AreaChamber of Commerce Farm Family of the Year during the chamber’s annual banquet Friday.They are the third generation of the family to receive the designation, with Rob’sgrandparents, Florence and Harlan Anderson receiving the award in 1983, and his…
Pender BHS Clinic Now Open Full Time and Offering In Person Services

Pender BHS Clinic Now Open Full Time and Offering In Person Services

Behavioral Health Specialists (BHS) is proud to announce that due to the overwhelming support of our community partners, we are now open full-time hours and have expanded to offer both substance abuse and mental health services in person in our outpatient clinic located at: 326 Main Street, Pender, NE 68047.…