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NSP arrests man near Kearney, found large quantity of 'rape-drug' in vehicle

Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) has a man in custody for possession of multiple controlled substances, including a large quantity of the anesthetic Ketamine, commonly used for date-rape. State Troopers said they observed a westbound 2017 Nissan Altima speeding on I-80 near Kearney at mile marker 269 ju

NEBRASKATV - 2018-01-17 13:58:25

Kearney woman survives 4 days in vehicle in subzero temperatures while missing

ODESSA, Nebraska - A Kearney woman apparently spent nearly four days in her vehicle in subzero temperatures before being found Monday morning. Amanda Young, 40, was found around 10 a.m. in a remote area of Phelps County on a minimum maintenance road. A landowner reported seeing her missing vehicle i

OMAHA.COM - 2018-01-16 20:15:00

Meet Cozad's new agriculture teacher

COZAD - Agriculture and FFA have been a part of Rebekah Kraeger's life since she was little. Her family has a row crop and swine operation. She showed pigs growing up. Her father and siblings were all involved in FFA. "I have been around FFA since I was in kindergarten. I became an FFA member in sev

LEXINGTON CLIPPER-HERALD - 2018-01-17 20:06:00

Skala: So far, 1,000 pages about Nebraska

Every week, I settle in at my computer and write a letter home. I write six pages, nine pages, sometimes 20. I keep writing until I am empty. Then I print the letters, stamp them and mail them to my two children, my sister, my brother, three nieces, my cousin and a friend. Letter-writers like me are

KEARNEY HUB - 2018-01-17 17:03:00

KPS 2018-2019 kindergarten class expected to be largest on record

KEARNEY, Neb. - Kearney Public Schools (KPS) is expecting the 2018-2019 kindergarten class to be the largest it has ever had. KPS staff is encouraging parents to register kids who turn five-years-old on or before July 31, 2018. Parent Ellie Schroeder did not waste any time getting her child signed

NEBRASKATV - 2018-01-16 16:05:04

Winter Gala planned at Children's Museum

KEARNEY - The Kearney Area Children's Museum will have its Kid's Winter Gala from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Friday. At the gala, children will get to explore winter craft stations, snack on hot chocolate and cookies, free play in the museum and take photos with their friends in a professional photo booth. Thro

GRAND ISLAND INDEPENDENT - 2018-01-17 17:24:00

Bakery at Plum Creek Market Place offers customized cakes, cupcakes

Cake decorator Laurie Zarate makes cakes for weddings, birthdays and other special occasions LEXINGTON - When special occasions come up, a celebratory cake is often needed. The bakery at Plum Creek Market Place, located at 1411 Plum Creek Parkway in Lexington, offers pre-made quarter sheet cakes tha

LEXINGTON CLIPPER-HERALD - 2018-01-17 13:00:00

Gov. Ricketts to Host Town Hall in Lexington

Governor Pete Ricketts announced that he would hold a town hall in Lexington on Wednesday, January 17. The Governor invites the public to attend the town hall. Lunch will be available for purchase at the event. "Nebraskans are invited to join Governor Ricketts at his upcoming a town hall in Lexingto

LEXINGTON CLIPPER-HERALD - 2018-01-16 14:42:00

Paducah man helps deputies capture theft suspect

Christopher Fontana MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY - A Paducah man help deputies capture a theft suspect on Tuesday. Around 1:40 p.m., McCracken County Sheriff's deputies were called to Pocket's Gas Station at 5104 Cairo Road on report of a suspected shoplifter. While deputies were on their way, the suspect,

WPSDLOCAL6.COM - 2018-01-17 12:44:32

Car pursuit ends in McCracken County neighborhood

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY - A McCracken County Sheriff's deputy was possibly hurt during an overnight vehicle pursuit. Around midnight, deputies found a recently stolen car on Oaks Road. They tried to stop the car but were unsuccessful. A low speed pursuit lead deputies into Graves County and then back i

WPSDLOCAL6.COM - 2018-01-17 14:17:35

Homeless man arrested for pharmacy burglary

A homeless man was arrested Sunday after officers saw him fleeing a pharmacy where they had responded to a burglary alarm, Paducah police said. James G. Prentice, 57, is facing charges of third-degree burglary, second-degree fleeing or evading police in a motor vehicle, first-degree wanton endagerme

PADUCAH SUN - 2018-01-17 06:00:00

Thefts up in Paducah in 2017

PADUCAH, KY - Lock your car. That message comes Tuesday from Paducah Police Chief Brandon Barnhill. The police department released its 2017 Year in Review Tuesday. It says theft increased from 993 cases in 2016 to 1,080 in 2017. Of those, 126 of those were thefts from cars and the vast majority of t

WPSDLOCAL6.COM - 2018-01-17 04:34:46

Local couple risks their lives trying to rescue horses from burning barn

MURRAY, KY - A horse was killed when a local barn went up in flames. The fire happened Tuesday afternoon at Split Rail Stable near the corner of Potts Road and 121 North in Murray, Kentucky. The barn is home to many animals, including 10 horses. Seven of the horses were out in the pasture at the tim

WPSDLOCAL6.COM - 2018-01-18 00:52:53

February Events Listed for Baptist Health Paducah

PADUCAH, Ky. (1/17/18) - Baptist Health Paducah released the following events planned for February. Kangaroo Klub for Breastfeeding Mothers 1 to 2:30 p.m., Friday, Feb. 2, Shirley Trail Lanier Classroom, Medical Park 2, Baptist Health Paducah or 10 to 11:30 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 15, Immanuel Baptist

SURFKY.COM - 2018-01-17 21:14:11

Paducah street crews challenged by weather

Monday's double dose of snow made the Paducah Public Works Department's job of clearing city streets extra-challenging, according to Rick Murphy, the department's director. "We were looking real good around mid-afternoon Monday, getting the primary streets as clear as we could get them and the secon

PADUCAH SUN - 2018-01-17 06:00:00

McCracken wreck sends 1 to hospital

A driver was injured Tuesday morning during a collision at the intersection of Woodville and Hobbs roads in McCracken County. Mary Stahr of Fancy Farm was driving north on Hobbs Road, through the intersection with Woodville Road, around 9 a.m. Jordan Brown, of Kevil, was driving east on Woodville. H

PADUCAH SUN - 2018-01-17 06:15:00

Butler steps in as Merrill area conservation warden

As of Jan. 9, Curt Butler has stepped in as the most recent DNR Conservation Warden assigned to southern Lincoln County. An Oshkosh native, Butler comes to the Merrill area after completing a year of initial training in his new role. Following graduation from UW-Stevens Point's Natural Resources-L

MERRILLFOTONEWS.COM - 2018-01-18 08:00:00

Public safety: Man arrested for sexual assault

At 10:35 a.m. Monday, police arrested a 27-year-old Marshfield man on suspicion of fourth-degree sexual assault after a woman reported he touched her without her consent. At 7:23 a.m. Tuesday, a caller reported a vehicle in a ditch in the 9500 block of South Washington Avenue. At 8:51 a.m. Tues

MARSHFIELDNEWSHERALD.COM - 2018-01-17 18:49:43

One Way Collision, Brickners set sights on joint venture

This spring, two long-time local entrepreneurs will come together for the sake of a common goal; expanding their respective businesses and in turn, raise the bar on the services they offer to the community. One Way Collision Center owners Bob and Jane Dehnel and Brickner's Park City owners Jim and

MERRILLFOTONEWS.COM - 2018-01-17 08:00:00

Two Vilas County deputies hired as Rhinelander officers

Two officer vacancies on the Rhinelander Police Department are being filled by Vilas County sheriff's deputies who are also brothers. Rhinelander's Police and Fire Commission decided Monday to hire Tyler and Logan Pontbriand, said police department administrative assistant Ashlea Olson. Olson said t

STARJOURNALNOW.COM - 2018-01-16 13:26:40