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New owner of DeWitt plant has familiar plans

Gene Tyser started working at the former Vise-Grip plant in DeWitt in 1975 as a tool and die maker.Over the years he worked all the way up to be general manager of the plant in 2002, the same year Newell Rubbermaid bought out American Tool, the company that had bought Irwin Industrial Tools, formerl

BEATRICE DAILY SUN - 2018-10-17 19:09:00

Fairbury Public Schools confirms case of influenza

Grizzle, who was out of town and unavailable for comment Thursday, said in the email that the school’s standard protocol is the daily cleaning and sanitizing of classrooms and student areas.

KWBE.COM - 2018-10-18 00:00:00

Treasury official arrested, charged with leaking data from Russia probe

Natalie Mayflower Sours Edwards, a senior adviser at the Treasury Department’s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN), allegedly “betrayed her position of trust” by leaking confidential banking reports on the Russian Embassy and suspects charged in special counsel Robert Muller’s Russian coll

KWBE.COM - 2018-10-18 00:00:00

Woman charged with first-degree sexual assault of 14-year-old boy

A Lincoln woman charged with first-degree sexual assault of a 14-year-old boy told a Cass County sheriff's deputy that the two shared a marijuana joint before going into the bedroom of a Plattsmouth home.Janelle L. Carlson, 39, surrendered to authorities on Oct. 10 after a warrant was issued for her

OMAHA.COM - 2018-10-17 13:38:00

Local judge named state bar fellow

Hon. Rick A. Schreiner, District Court, 1st Judicial District, of Beatrice, is one of 30 Fellows recently named at the Nebraska State Bar Foundation’s Legacy of Liberty Breakfast.Annually, the Nebraska State Bar Foundation Board of Directors nominates and selects notable lawyers to become Fellows.Th

BEATRICE DAILY SUN - 2018-10-17 21:18:00

Two hospitalized after 2-vehicle crash overnight

LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) -Two people were taken to the hospital overnight with non-life threatening injures, after an accident near 44th and Adams in Lincoln.

1011NOW.COM - 2018-10-17 05:32:00

Man charged with shooting muzzled, leashed dog at park

BREMERTON, Wash. (AP) — Prosecutors have charged a man for shooting a muzzled, leashed dog at a Washington park.The Kitsap Sunreportsthe suspect, who lives in Port Orchard, was charged Oct. 9 with first-degree animal cruelty. A warrant was issued Oct. 10 for his arrest.Authorities say police were ca

CCENTERDISPATCH.COM - 2018-10-18 17:28:26

Couple arrested, infant placed in emergency custody after deputies find heroin, meth in stop outside Lincoln

The deputy saw thousands of empty bundles used to package heroin dosages inside the car of Kyle Valastine and Kaylin Wilson, who had their 9-month-old baby with them, he said.

LINCOLN JOURNAL STAR - 2018-10-17 14:45:00

Bodyguard seen at consulate before disappearance

ISTANBUL — A frequent companion of Saudi Arabia’s crown prince entered its Istanbul consulate just hours before dissident writer Jamal Khashoggi disappeared inside, according to a time-stamped photograph published Thursday by a leading pro-government Turkish newspaper.The photograph of the companion

MANHATTAN MERCURY - 2018-10-18 15:09:00

Letter, 10/18: Schuller will promote rural development

Nebraska does not have an abundance of rural economic development opportunities. I hope that Nebraska will get more focused on doing something about climate change and not stifle wind development, as was done under the current Gage County Board of Supervisors, with Myron Dorn as chairman.Dorn failed

LINCOLN JOURNAL STAR - 2018-10-18 00:55:00

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BEATRICE DAILY SUN - 2018-10-17 16:30:00

Farmers Hoping For Better Weather

Beatrice–Farmers across the state are hoping to get back in the fields soon after being delayed due to mother nature.Director of the Nebraska Soybean Board Victor Bohuslavsky says the snow that fell this past weekend was not what farmers wanted to see….“big issue out there” :38Bohuslavsky told K-W

KWBE.COM - 2018-10-18 00:00:00

Man claims $1M Powerball ticket prize with 3 days to spare

Abraham bought the ticket at a Kwik Shop on Capehart Road in Bellevue. It matched the first five numbers drawn April 18: 9, 10, 12, 17 and 23. But it didn't match the Powerball number of 9. Had it, the ticket would have been worth $122 million before taxes.


Cindy Lange-Kubick: Regina Marie Bos missing 18 years, please help her family find her

Black T-shirt and black pants and ankle-high boots. Freckles, pierced ears, small yellow rose tattooed on her back.


Ag briefs: Hurricane Michael ruins Florida cotton crop

The researchers say they haven't yet calculated the value of Florida's crop losses from the Category 4 hurricane, which crashed ashore last Wednesday. They say the hurricane potentially impacted 3.6 million acres (1.4 million hectares) of upland forest and 1 million acres (more than 400,000 hectares

WISFARMER.COM - 2018-10-17 05:43:00

Man cited for DUI after leaving scene of accident, returning during investigation

Tire marks showed the driver, Chandler Witt, accelerated quickly, lost control of the truck, and left the roadway, police said.


Emergency personnel on scene of accident in south Lincoln

LINCOLN, Neb. —Emergency personnel are on scene of an accident in south Lincoln.Emergency responders were called to S. 48th St. and Old Cheney Road at about 7:20 p.m. Monday.Police on scene said a car hit a motorcyclist. The accident is believed to be serious, but officials have not said the extent


Two arrested after incident at Lincoln hotel

Police said on Oct. 13 around 1 a.m., officers responded to the Baymont Inn and Suites, located at 1133 Belmont Avenue on a report of a man and a woman fighting.


Snow takes down dozens of trees

LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) -Snow was not the only thing falling all over the Capital City on Sunday."Just around the station here we have been hearing the tree branches break and then falling a lot too,” said Captain Scott Pierson, Lincoln Fire and Rescue.On Sunday, 10/11 NOW spoke with Lincoln Fire and R


Clabaugh Pharmacy expanding customer base

Clabaugh Pharmacy in Beatrice is expanding its customer base after acquiring Poling Drug Store in September.Poling Drug is now closed and customers’ information has been transferred to Clabaugh Pharmacy, but customers may still see a familiar face when getting their prescriptions filled.Darrell Jobm