Former Norfolk man arrested in Omaha for fleeing Stanton County Authorities

Former Norfolk man arrested in Omaha for fleeing Stanton County Authorities

You can run and hide, but sooner or later you have to answer for your actions. A formerNorfolk man is now in custody after fleeing Stanton County authorities back in Augustfollowing a vehicle pursuit and fleeing from the moving car. Shawnessy Sulley Jr., 21, wasarrested late Tuesday afternoon in Omaha…
September 2021 CCPPD Operation Round Up

September 2021 CCPPD Operation Round Up

The Cuming County Public Power District Operation Round Up® board members met September 29, 2021. Following are the organizations that were awarded a total of $4,000.00: Beemer Community Club Mural on Side of Building $1,000.00Howells-Dodge Elementary Chrome Book Cart $1,000.00Nebraska Christian Women’s Conference Rent for the Conference $1,000.00Toys for Tots…
NPPD to Observe National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day

NPPD to Observe National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day

Columbus, Neb. - What is the significance of this Friday, Oct. 8? It just happens to be 10.08 or the atomic weight (1.008) of hydrogen and marks National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day. Nebraska Public Power District joins the nation in observing the seventh annual National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell…
GACC Update

GACC Update

A Social Media Awareness presentation will be held at GACC later this month. Elementary Principal Paula Peatrowsky. Parents are also reminded about Parent Teacher Conferences next week and to fill out the accreditation survey online.
Rainbow trout stockings scheduled this fall

Rainbow trout stockings scheduled this fall

LINCOLN, Neb. – Rainbow trout are being stocked in city ponds and state park and recreation area lakes across the state by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. These stockings will enhance fishing opportunities this fall and winter. Cutthroat and tiger trout stockings also are scheduled for a select number…
Applications open for communities to host Rural Fellows in summer 2022

Applications open for communities to host Rural Fellows in summer 2022

Each summer, college students from around the Midwest live and work in rural Nebraska communities as part of the Rural Fellows program. During the 10-week program, students work with local leaders and business owners to meet locally identified goals for community improvement. Applications are now open for communities to host…
Stanton County District Court Proceedings

Stanton County District Court Proceedings

Monday morning in Stanton County District Court a 35 year old Neligh man was sentenced to 18 months in prison following his conviction for Possession of Methamphetamine. Travis Mace was arrested earlier this spring by the Stanton County Sheriff’s office following a traffic stop in Stanton. At that time, Mace…
West Point Native Jahnke Elected UNL Homecoming Queen

West Point Native Jahnke Elected UNL Homecoming Queen

A young woman from West Point was crowned homecoming royalty at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln on Saturday. Leigh Jahnke, a 2018 graduate of West Point-Beemer, was elected Homecoming Queen in an online vote of the student body last week, and was crowned on the field at Memorial Stadium during halftime…
Popular online auction websites hit by ransomware attack

Popular online auction websites hit by ransomware attack

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A ransomware attack has disrupted several trade industry and auction websites run by a Nebraska company. Sandhills Global, which is based in Lincoln, told its customers that its operations were disrupted by a ransomware attack, and it had shut down several systems temporarily to protect data.…