Missing inmate back in custody

Missing inmate back in custody

Courtesy/Nebraska Department of Correctional Services -- George Piper Lincoln, Neb. -- An inmate who went missing from the Community Corrections Center in Lincoln is back in the custody of the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services. George Piper, 54, turned himself in Tuesday and was transported to the Reception and Treatment…
Phelps County Commissioner’s 150th Proclamation Announced

Phelps County Commissioner’s 150th Proclamation Announced

(Holdrege)-On Friday, February 10, 2023 at 10:00 a.m. at the Phelps County Courthouse, Theresa Puls Phelps County Commissioner Chairman, will read the official proclamation proclaiming 2023 as the year to celebrate Phelps County’s 150th Birthday. The Phelps County Historical Society will also have their new 150th mobile history exhibit on…
YMCA Wellness Center Closing for Equipment Installation

YMCA Wellness Center Closing for Equipment Installation

HOLDREGE -- New cardio equipment is coming to the Don Sjogren Community YMCA in Holdrege to give people new motivation to exercise and stay healthy. Branch Executive Director Brett Bebensee said the YMCA’s upstairs wellness center will close at 3 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 30, to remove the current equipment.…
Deadline For FSA Disaster Assistance Jan 30th

Deadline For FSA Disaster Assistance Jan 30th

(HOLDREGE) - Farm Service Agency reminds ranchers and livestock producers if they are interested in accessing financial assistance available due to qualifying drought or fire impacts in 2022, now is the time to contact the county FSA office to learn more about the programs and apply. The deadline to apply…
CNPPID Names Linden New Manager

CNPPID Names Linden New Manager

(HOLDREGE) -- The Central Nebraska Public Power and Irrigation District announced that Alex Linden has been named to the position of  government and public relations manager.  Linden joined Central in 2020 as a public relations specialist where he was involved in several aspects of Central’s public relations activities, including news…
Snowfall tops 20 inches in Custer County

Snowfall tops 20 inches in Custer County

Snowfall totals are gradually coming in. *Custer County was one of the focal points of the the storm as Merna, Broken Bow and Callaway all picked up at least 20 inches. *Merna 23  *Broken Bow 20  *Callaway 20  Other area snowfall amounts Lexington 12-18  Cambridge 8-12  Holdrege 6-8  Ord 12-18 …
Central Names Linden as Government and Public Relations Manager

Central Names Linden as Government and Public Relations Manager

(HOLDREGE, Neb.) -- The Central Nebraska Public Power and IrrigationDistrict announced Wednesday that Alex Linden has been named to the position ofgovernment and public relations manager. Linden joined Central in 2020 as a public relations specialist where he wasinvolved in several aspects of Central’s public relations activities, includingnews releases, internal…
Troopers Arrest Colorado Man After Road Rage Incident

Troopers Arrest Colorado Man After Road Rage Incident

Lexington, Neb. -- Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol have arrested a Colorado man after reports of a road rage incident on Interstate 80 near Elm Creek. The incident occurred Tuesday afternoon at approximately 2:00 p.m., when Buffalo County Communications notified NSP Dispatchers they had received a report of a…