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Merrick County Sheriff’s Deputies pursue driver in stolen car

Courtesy/Merrick County Sheriff -- Jacob Strong. Central City, Neb. — Merrick County Sheriff’s Deputies on Wednesday pursued and eventually arrested a Saunders County man driving a stolen 2001 Ford Mustang. The driver tried to elude deputies for several miles until the vehicle went into a ditch west

KRVN.COM - 2018-12-14 07:00:00

G.I. woman remembers Pearl Harbor day very well

On Pearl Harbor Day this year, Helene Feehan was taken aback when she heard a radio newscaster say there aren’t many people around anymore who remember Dec. 7, 1941. Not only does Feehan remember, she was right in the middle of it.

GRAND ISLAND INDEPENDENT - 2018-12-16 04:00:00

Nebraska to offer multispecies hunting permits next month

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will accept applications for certain multispecies hunting permits starting Jan. 2. The Super Tag lottery permit will be valid for one elk of either sex, one antelope of either sex, one deer of either sex and two turkeys. Only toms and beard

WOWT - 2018-12-15 17:30:00

List: Nebraska high school football all-class teams, honorable mentions

The Nebraska high school football all-class teams, complete with captains and honorable-mention selections. WR Shane Dailey Bellevue West 5-9, 165 Sr. WR Zavier Betts Bellevue West 6-3, 200 Jr.

OMAHA.COM - 2018-12-16 01:30:00

Nebraska Supreme Court rules text messages were admissible in conviction of drug dealer

LINCOLN — “Just because incriminating text messages came from my cellphone doesn’t mean I sent them.” That was the basic argument made by a convicted drug dealer that was rejected Friday by the Nebraska Supreme Court.

OMAHA.COM - 2018-12-15 06:00:00

Hastings, Adams County gear up for solar future

After John Carllson put up a 40-foot by 80-foot shop last year at his home in Ayr, it just made sense to cover the south side of the roof with solar panels. His brother had erected solar panels at his home in Hordville. Carllson and his wife, Linda, were inspired.

HASTINGS TRIBUNE - 2018-12-09 16:47:00

Your Ticket: MONA to host ‘Showcase,’ Collection Connection program

KEARNEY — The Museum of Nebraska Art in Kearney will present a MONA Showcase event on Dec. 13 and host a Collection Connection program on Dec. 19. MONA Showcase is set for 7 p.m. and will include the UNK Collegium (chamber choir) presenting a program of spirituals and Advent-related music. Conversat

GRAND ISLAND INDEPENDENT - 2018-12-06 03:32:00

Daily record for Saturday, Dec. 15

Anyone with information about any crime in the state may call the Grand Island-Hall County Crime Stoppers, (308) 381-8822. Callers will remain anonymous. A reward of up to $1,000 will be paid after law enforcement agencies have determined the seriousness of the crime and the usefulness of the inform

GRAND ISLAND INDEPENDENT - 2018-12-15 06:00:00

Hy-Vee acquires Grand Island Shopko pharmacy

Hy-Vee Inc. has acquired the business of 22 Shopko pharmacies in Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wisconsin, including the Grand Island Shopko. Shopko patient files will merge into the existing Hy-Vee Pharmacy in Grand Island, effective Jan. 8.

GRAND ISLAND INDEPENDENT - 2018-12-15 02:26:00

Grand Island police say resources wasted in most extreme 'swatting' incident to date

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. — In midst of bomb threats across the county, Grand Island's tactical response team, a bomb squad and others responded to a separate bomb threat today, fortunately also turning out to be a hoax.

NEBRASKATV - 2018-12-14 22:43:09

Man sentenced in Grand Island drug deal that turned into armed robbery

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. — A Grand Island man will not serve any more jail time after being convicted in what police say was a drug deal that turned into an armed robbery. Mohamed Osman-Habib, 20, was sentenced to 180 days in jail after taking a plea deal in the case. Since he had credit for 180 days alre

FOXNEBRASKA.COM - 2018-12-14 09:54:48

Bosselman Enterprises celebrates two new BossFuel grand openings

Business was brisk at the Bosselman’s Pump & Pantry at the intersection of Highway 281 and Capital Avenue on Friday morning. Hundreds of motorists waited in line for a super deal in homegrown Nebraska fuel. From 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Super 88 blend (E15, which is 85 percent unleaded gasoline and 15 per

GRAND ISLAND INDEPENDENT - 2018-12-15 03:30:00

Daily record for Thursday, Dec. 13

Anyone with information about any crime in the state may call the Grand Island-Hall County Crime Stoppers, (308) 381-8822. Callers will remain anonymous. A reward of up to $1,000 will be paid after law enforcement agencies have determined the seriousness of the crime and the usefulness of the inform

GRAND ISLAND INDEPENDENT - 2018-12-13 06:00:00

Grand Island unveils new Community Schools program

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. — Bridging the gap between services and education, Grand Island Public Schools unveiled its new community schools program at Lincoln Elementary school today making them the first school in the city designated as a community campus.

NEBRASKATV - 2018-12-14 14:36:41

Pizza Ranch a dream come true for Grand Island woman

Grand Island, NE — Saddle up for a new restaurant experience, as Pizza Ranch comes to the tri–cities. It's a day Jessica Kenyon has been dreaming of. “Two years ago I put it on my dream board that I was going to bring a Pizza Ranch to my hometown of Grand Island. Then I heard some franchisees were l

NEBRASKATV - 2018-12-12 17:46:20

Two Traffic Stops In Nebraska Lead To Large Drug Busts

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. - Two traffic stops on Interstate 80 near Grand Island, Nebraska, led troopers to seize more than 100 pounds of marijuana as well as cocaine, psilocybin, mushrooms and a handgun.

KELOLAND TV - 2018-12-11 16:18:00

Nebraska defeats Illinois, moves on to NCAA volleyball championship game

Another B1G team is chasing down a national championship. On Thursday night, Nebraska defeated Illinois in the semifinal round of the women’s volleyball Final Four, meaning the Huskers will compete for a title on Saturday.

SATURDAYTRADITION.COM - 2018-12-14 14:22:29

Nebraska Supreme Court rules text messages were admissible in convicting drug dealer

LINCOLN — Just because incriminating text messages came from my cellphone doesn't mean I sent them — that was the basic argument made by a convicted drug dealer that was rejected Friday by the Nebraska Supreme Court.

OMAHA.COM - 2018-12-14 16:49:00

Petition to legalize medical marijuana launched in Nebraska

LINCOLN — A petition effort to legalize medical marijuana in Nebraska was launched Thursday with the creation of a campaign committee. State Sens. Anna Wishart and Adam Morfeld, both of Lincoln, will lead the committee, Nebraskans for Sensible Marijuana Laws. The group is aiming to put a proposed co

OMAHA.COM - 2018-12-14 06:00:00

Shoplifting in York leads to probation

YORK – Kimberlee Runyan, 31, of Lincoln, was initially charged with felony shoplifting after being caught stealing at York’s Wal-Mart. The charge was eventually reduced to a misdemeanor as part of a plea agreement and this week she was given probation in York County District Court.

GRAND ISLAND INDEPENDENT - 2018-12-13 06:15:00