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Grand Island Police officer accused of assaulting female

(MGN) The Grand Island Police Department received information about the alleged assault of a 26 year old Grand Island female by an officer of the Grand Island Police Department Michael S. Lyon on Nov. 6. According to Grand Island Police, this incident allegedly occurred at a Grand Island residence o

NEBRASKATV - 2017-11-16 08:16:21

Police investigate shooting at truck stop near Grand Island

Law enforcement officers are investigating a shooting at Bosselman Travel Center near Grand Island. The Hall County Sheriff's Office said it happened just before 4 p.m. Thursday at 3335 W Wood River Rd. Deputies say at least one person was injured. NTV News has a reporter at the scene of that shooti

NEBRASKATV - 2017-11-16 17:09:26

Shots reported outside Bosselman Travel Center

Law enforcement officers surrounded the Bosselman Travel Center for at least two hours Thursday following a report of shots fired. Grand Island police and Hall County Sheriff's officers converged on the Travel Center shortly after 3:30 p.m. A report of shots fired was heard on the police scanner. Th

GRAND ISLAND INDEPENDENT - 2017-11-17 00:06:00

G.I. police officer accused of third-degree assault

A 26-year-old woman has accused Grand Island police officer Michael Lyon of assaulting her while he was off duty on the night of Oct. 30. Lyon has been placed on administrative leave by the Grand Island Police Department "pending the findings of parallel criminal and internal investigations," says a

GRAND ISLAND INDEPENDENT - 2017-11-16 15:33:00

Gathering welcomes Grand Island woman home

On Oct. 28, Kathie Reisdorph received a new heart. That heart was warmed with a night-time welcome home Thursday night in front of her home at 2516 Riverside Drive. Friends staged a surprise party at 6:30 p.m. Standing on her lawn, the group said a prayer and sang "Amazing Grace." The welcome was pu

GRAND ISLAND INDEPENDENT - 2017-11-17 03:00:00

Man puts lit object into bank's night deposit box

Police say Miguel Hyler tried to start a fire Wednesday morning in two locations at Equitable Bank, 3012 S. Locust St. In one instance, Hyler "lit an object on fire and put it into the night deposit box inside the building," said Capt. Jim Duering of the Grand Island Police Department. "It did not a

GRAND ISLAND INDEPENDENT - 2017-11-17 03:17:00

'A Knight in Emerald City' marks 20th anniversary for GICC fundraiser

With The Knight celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, the annual fundraiser can now be called a longtime tradition for Grand Island Central Catholic. "A Knight in Emerald City" is the theme for the 2017 event, which take places from 5 to 11 p.m. Friday at Grand Island Central Catholic, 1200 N.

GRAND ISLAND INDEPENDENT - 2017-11-17 02:20:00

Grand Auto Sales to celebrate grand opening Saturday

Two veterans of the Grand Island area auto and truck industry have started Grand Auto Sales. Blake Corman and Mitch Hinrichs are owners of Grand Auto Sales. The business is at 3426 Capital Ave. There will be an open house Saturday to celebrate the new dealership. Corman and Hinrichs have more than 2

GRAND ISLAND INDEPENDENT - 2017-11-17 01:30:00

Event Briefs for Nov. 17: Writing event for children set at library

KENOSHA - KidsWrite takes place 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Northside Library, 1500 27th Ave. Aspiring writers in grades 3-5 are invited to learn about plot, characters and setting and write their own stories.'Capt. Underpants' movie to be shown KENOSHA - "Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movi

KENOSHA NEWS.COM - 2017-11-17 00:00:00

Kenosha Police: 2 suspects arrested after robbing victim, crashing car while fleeing from police

KENOSHA COUNTY, Wis. (CBS 58) -- Two suspects are in custody following an armed robbery on Thursday evening. According to Kenosha Police, the victim was robbed by a suspect in the area of 57th Avenue and Washington Road. around 7:45 p.m. The suspect indicated he was armed with a weapon. Police say t

CBS 58 - 2017-11-17 02:18:00

Flood victims in 18 Illinois counties eligible for tax credit under new law

Some relief is on the way for Lake County residents whose homes flooded this past summer after Gov. Bruce Rauner signed legislation Thursday providing up to a $750 credit to homeowners who reported flood damage from the historic water levels in July. "July's severe storms pushed rivers and lakes ove

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2017-11-16 21:45:00

Forestry students use Silver Lake Park as outdoor classroom

Silver Lake Park became an outdoor classroom this week for students in a new urban forestry program offered by Gateway Technical College. Students in the chainsaw safety and operation class practiced their skills on trees the Kenosha County Division of Parks needed to remove. The students felled six

KENOSHA NEWS.COM - 2017-11-16 23:30:00

Seized dogs making progress at shelter

The attorney for a woman charged with neglect after 52 dogs were found in her Pleasant Prairie home said she hopes the animals can be released for adoption quickly. Darleen Chick, 66, of Pleasant Prairie, was charged Nov. 10 with 20 counts of providing improper shelter and sanitation for animals. Pl

KENOSHA NEWS.COM - 2017-11-16 21:58:00

Public views plans for Highway S expansion

BRISTOL - Reconstruction and expansion of Highway S to four lanes from Interstate 94 to Highway H (88th Avenue) was the subject of a public discussion Thursday evening. The project's second phase includes expanding the highway in Somers and Kenosha, along with anticipated right-of-way acquisition an

KENOSHA NEWS.COM - 2017-11-16 23:28:00

Take a look at the very first store boasting Target's next-gen new look

Updated: 3:39 PM CST Nov 16, 2017 While Target announced plans last spring to remodel up to 110 stores this year, we've only had renderings to imagine what this new and improved Target will look like until now. The first store built from the ground up in the new design opened outside of Houston in

WISN - 2017-11-16 21:39:00

Police: two charged with DUI

DUI Rockguerklins Cerant, 21, of Highland Park was charged with driving under the influence, failure to stop at a properly marked spot, open transportation of alcohol and driving an uninsured motor vehicle Nov. 5. He was released on bond and is scheduled to appear in Lake County Court Dec. 20 in Wau

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2017-11-17 16:20:38

Closeout retailer opens in East Northport

Ocean State Job Lot, a Rhode Island-based closeout retailer, is opening a new store in East Northport. The 28,000-square-foot store at 3083 Jericho Turnpike was formerly occupied by a Bob's Store. It is the third Ocean State Job Lot on Long Island, following others in Centereach and North Babylon. T

LONG ISLAND BUSINESS NEWS - 2017-11-17 15:32:23

Small LI retailers seek to offer what the internet can't

Brian Drucker's Cow Over the Moon toy store in Huntington offers a full-service shopping experience. Photo Credit: Newsday / Thomas A. Ferrara Small retailers on Long Island are facing the challenge of online shopping by offering products and services that can't be easily matched by a website. The

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-17 11:00:00

NJ-based Mr. John expands on LI in deal with Bay Shore firm

Mr. John sanitation units atop 1 World Trade Center during construction. Photo Credit: Mr. John Mr. John is joining forces with Little John. The New Jersey-based parent of Mr. John, a provider of portable toilets, has purchased Aparos Little John Inc. of Bay Shore for an undisclosed amount, offici

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-16 20:15:46

Schools use Halloween as a teaching tool for students

Linett Rosario Jimenez, a kindergartner at Great Neck Road Elementary School in Copiague, examines the different parts of the pumpkin using a magnifying glass. Photo Credit: Copiague School District The arrival of autumn proved to be an effective learning tool for kids across Long Island. Local sc

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-17 02:09:28