NRRA Board of Directors Election

NRRA Board of Directors Election

Lexington, Neb. -- The 73rd Annual Meeting of the Nebraska Rural Radio Association (NRRA) Tuesday, June 11, 2024, included election of three individuals to the Board of Directors for three-year terms. For Director from District #5, incumbent Tracy Zink of Indianola ran unopposed. District #5 includes 18 counties in south…
Two children in back seat during pursuit

Two children in back seat during pursuit

A York man faces multiple charges following a brief pursuit with two minor children in the back seat. According to the York County Sheriff's Office, a Deputy attempted to conduct a traffic stop on an SUV around 11:00pm Saturday. The SUV failed to yield and a pursuit ensued in the…
Southeast Nebraska man seriously injured in tractor accident

Southeast Nebraska man seriously injured in tractor accident

ODELL, Neb. (AP) — A 75-year-old man was seriously injured in a home accident on June 5th in Odell. At 6:45 p.m., the Gage County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call regarding the incident. John Novotny, of Odell, was working on his house while standing in the front-end bucket of…
Sea to Sea in a Model T Making Stops Across the Country

Sea to Sea in a Model T Making Stops Across the Country

The Museum announced their plans earlier this year to make a coast-to-coast trip from New York to San Francisco in a 1924 Model T Ford to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the ten-millionth Model T Ford. The trip will depart June 2 from Battery Park in New York City and travel along the…
Meth seized by Seward Co SO on Monday

Meth seized by Seward Co SO on Monday

On Monday, June 3, 2024, at approximately 1:00 pm a deputy with the Seward County Interdiction Task Force initiated a traffic stop on a 2023 Jeep Laredo for atraffic violation near MM 386 eastbound I80. The vehicle was occupied by a 50-year-old female and a five-year-old child. During the traffic…
Nebraska Rural Radio Association to host annual meeting June 11

Nebraska Rural Radio Association to host annual meeting June 11

The Nebraska Rural Radio Association (NRRA), the pioneering farmer- and rancher-owned radio group in the United States, is gearing up to host its 73rd annual meeting on June 11th at Kirk’s Restaurant in Lexington. This event marks a significant gathering for an organization that has been a cornerstone for the…
More information released on triple-fatality accident

More information released on triple-fatality accident

More information has been released by the York County Sheriff's Office concerning the collision around 8:30pm Friday at the Highway 81 and Highway 34 East Junction which claimed the lives of three people is being released. The three individuals who were pronounced dead at the scene were all located in…
Attorney General Hilgers Files Landmark Lawsuit against TikTok in Nebraska State Court

Attorney General Hilgers Files Landmark Lawsuit against TikTok in Nebraska State Court

Lincoln, NE – Today, Attorney General Mike Hilgers filed a landmark lawsuit against TikTok in Nebraska State Court, alleging violations of Nebraska’s consumer protection laws.  The lawsuit claims TikTok engaged in deceptive and unfair trade practices by intentionally designing and operating a platform that is addictive and harmful to teens and children…
EPA to make funding announcement in York Thursday

EPA to make funding announcement in York Thursday

OU2 (5th Street and N. Platte Avenue) Facing South/Southwest (Courtesy of US EPA) Region 7 personnel from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will be in York Thursday morning to make an announcement regarding funding for new and ongoing cleanups at Superfund sites in the community. York Mayor Barry Redfern will…