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Jails face unique challenges in providing health resources

A lack of space at regional treatment centers and difficulty in getting accurate medical information from inmates are among the biggest challenges to managing medical resources for jail inmates, according to the Saunders County Jail Administrator Brian Styskal. Jails are also seeing an inmate popula

FREMONT TRIBUNE - 2018-03-24 14:00:00

Chvatal now pampering clients in Fremont

When you walk into Rejuvenate Day Spa the relaxing vibes are immediate. Soft lighting, soothing music, and sweet aroma's fill esthetician Rachel Chvatal's recently opened day spa studio at 529 N Main Street, Suite #3, in Downtown Fremont. Chvatal has been a practicing esthetician for 11 years and re

FREMONT TRIBUNE - 2018-03-23 20:09:00

Fremont Police Seeking Missing Teen Girl

FREMONT, Neb. - Authorities in Dodge County are on the lookout for a missing teen girl. Very little information is given, but Fremont Police say they are seeking 14-year-old Fiona Strong. They ask if you know anything to call 402-727-2677. You can also give her location anonymously by using the P3 T

SAND HILLS EXPRESS - 2018-03-23 07:00:00

Fremont Department of Utilities gets national recognition

The Fremont Department of Utilities has received national recognition for receiving "exceptional electric reliability" in 2017 from the American Public Power Association, the department announced on Thursday. The Association is a trade organization that represents community-owned, not-for-profit uti

FREMONT TRIBUNE - 2018-03-22 22:51:00

Man tells fiancee that he filed police report for her 'stolen' rings; actually, he'd sold them at a pawn shop

A woman who thought her rings had been stolen last year learned this week that her 29-year-old fiance had sold them at a pawn shop. The 33-year-old woman told Omaha police that she thought her fiance had filed a police report in September about her four stolen gold rings, valued at about $850 total.

OMAHA.COM - 2018-03-23 16:30:00

Katie sent to sites of several tragedies

Subscribe to discover fast, unlimited access. Buy Now A golden retriever named Katie has gone to several locations where national news-making tragedies occurred. Katie is a specially trained Lutheran Church Charities K-9 Comfort Dog. In 2015, Katie became part of the family and staff at Trinity Luth

FREMONT TRIBUNE - 2018-03-23 20:38:00

Art Association hosting camp in Fremont

The Great Plains Creative Arts Association will be hosting its annual four-day workshop in Fremont for the first time in its history. This year's workshop will take place at Calvin Crest Camp from April 10 through 13. The event is a yearly gathering that brings crafters and artists of all skill leve

FREMONT TRIBUNE - 2018-03-24 05:00:00

Omaha surgeons tend to assault victim who had pliers lodged in skull

PIERCE COUNTY, Neb. -- A Pierce County assault has put the victim in an Omaha hospital for treatment of a serious head injury and landed the alleged assailant in jail on $500,000 bond. Breygen Silva-Aguilar, 35, is in custody after allegedly stabbing a fellow employee in the head with a pair of plie

WOWT - 2018-03-23 15:27:00

3 arrested in alleged counterfeiting operation in Blair

A tip on a possible stolen car led Blair police to the discovery of an alleged counterfeit money-making operation Sunday in a downtown hotel room. Three people were arrested following an investigation with the III-Corps Drug Task Force. Christian A. Mueller, 23, of Lincoln is charged with theft by r


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FREMONT TRIBUNE - 2018-03-23 05:11:31

Two arrested in Council Bluffs murder at the Joshua House

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (FOX 42 KPTM)-- Council Bluffs police are looking into a man's death at the Joshua House in Council Bluffs. Investigators were called to the men's homeless shelter on 15th Street around 11:30 Wednesday night on reports of a fight. When they got there, police say they found Lee J


Walmart to host blood drive

Subscribe to discover fast, unlimited access. Walmart in Fremont will be hosting an American Red Cross blood drive from 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. Donors of all blood types are needed to help ensure that the Red Cross can collect more than 13,000 blood and platelet donations needed every day.

FREMONT TRIBUNE - 2018-03-23 22:00:00

Warrant issued for man who allegedly hid meth in mouth

A warrant has been issued for a man who allegedly tried to hide methamphetamine in his mouth following a traffic stop earlier this month in Fort Calhoun. Kenneth L. Maschmeier, 58, is charged with possession of a deadly weapon by a prohibited person, a Class III felony; possession of a controlled su


Retired school personnel chip in to help teachers

Subscribe to discover fast, unlimited access. Buy Now Two Fremont High School teachers have hit some difficult times. Now, retired members of the Fremont Public School system are trying to help pick them up. The Fremont Area Association of Retired School Personnel presented two Spanish teachers, Ara

FREMONT TRIBUNE - 2018-03-22 22:55:00

Omaha Man Shoots Finger While Asleep

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - It's pretty impressive if a person is said to be able to hit a target with a pistol in his sleep. Not so impressive - to be able to hit something random in his sleep. Police in Omaha, Nebraska say a man is facing charges after shooting himself in the pinky after falling asleep hol


1 person seriously injured while police checking post office

One person was seriously injured late Wednesday while police were checking the South Omaha post office. Douglas County 911 dispatchers said officers reported to the post office at 4730 S. 24th St. around 11:55 p.m. after an intrusion alarm sounded. Later, someone fell through the building's ceiling


Sidney students detained after pair of separate threats

Two juveniles are in custody after a pair of threats at Sidney Junior/Senior High School. The school received its second threat of the week on Thursday, from a student threatening violence at the school. According to Sidney Superintendent Tim Hood, a student came to his office Thursday morning to re


One teen cited, another arrested

At approximately 11:20 Tuesday night officers were dispatched to the 2400 block of north Nye Avenue where it was reported that two males were rummaging through parked cars. The suspects left the area before officers arrived at the scene. Responding officers interviewed witnesses and were able to asc


Furlough granted for man in jail since October

A Fremont man was offered a furlough for drug treatment in district court on Monday, as his case was continued into April, pending the results of a substance test that his defense attorney says is long overdue. Edwin Caceres, 33, has been in jail for drug-related charges since October 2017 with his


Loose trailer causes chaos on I-29

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (WOWT) -- A trailer that became unhitched on I-29 caused two vehicles to crash around 6 a.m. Monday morning. None of the drivers involved suffered any serious injuries. 80-year-old Lucas Dennis was driving northbound when the trailer broke free. 41-year-old Matthew Ruttle was be