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Hometown Farmer - Plum Creek Pines Christmas Tree Farm
NEAR WEST POINT, Neb. — Going and cutting a fresh Christmas tree is an old-fashioned Christmas experience. Gordy Seeman and his family have been offering fresh-grown trees for more than a quarter century at Plum Creek Pines near West Point, Nebraska.
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.
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
Lyons farmer sentenced to prison for bank fraud
OMAHA -- A Lyons, Nebraska, farmer was sentenced Monday to three months in federal prison for making false statements to banks in Iowa and Nebraska. Joshua Huffman, 32, had pleaded guilty to bank fraud in U.S. District Court in Omaha.
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.
Apply to be a 2019 Nebraska Passport stop
LINCOLN — Applications are being accepted for Nebraska Tourism’s 2019 Passport program. Any Nebraska destination is welcome to apply to become a Passport stop. Past stops have included museums, restaurants, outdoor adventures, retail stores, etc.
Blair wrestlers pass test against Wahoo
After a convincing team win at the Boys Town Invitational over the weekend, the online hype for the Blair wrestling team grew. Huskermat.com, an authoritative Nebraska high school wrestling site operated by Ross Halford of Blair, tweeted that the Bears might be the best dual team in Class B.
Nebraska issues endangered missing advisory for 82-year-old
The Nebraska State Patrol has issued an emergency advisory for an 82-year-old man who went missing in Dodge County. Authorities are looking for Bob Bales, who was last seen around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday near 1500 County Road R in Dodge County. Bales left a relative's house to return to his home near 19
How to Watch: Oklahoma State vs. Nebraska
(This article was generated by Oklahoma State Athletics Media Relations) Opponent: RV/25 Nebraska (8-2, 0-0 Big Ten) Site: Sanford Pentagon (3,250) Series: Nebraska leads 64-54 (12-8 on neutral courts)
Ex-eastern Nebraska teacher faces child abuse charges
SCRIBNER, Neb. (AP) — Eastern Nebraska officials say a former teacher in the Scribner-Snyder school district has been accused of sending and soliciting illicit photos of teenage boys.
EMA activated for missing man in Dodge County
The Nebraska State Patrol has activated an Endangered Missing Advisory for a 82-year-old man. Bob Bales, described as a white man, 5'10" and 160 pounds, was last seen near 15000 CR R in Dodge County at around 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 12. He had left a relative's house to return home near 190
Authorities Searching For Missing Dodge County Man
Authorities are asking for the public's help in locating a missing Nebraska man. Early Thursday morning, the Nebraska State Patrol activated an Endangered Missing Advisory for 82 year old Bob Bales of Dodge County. Bales was last seen around 5:30 Wednesday night after leaving a family member's house
More food needed for annual drive
Even to this day, Columbus resident Saul Soltero can recall a December afternoon many years ago when he stopped by a house in Schuyler. The home, he said, was in dire need of repair as the windows were covered in plastic bags to keep in the heat and the paint was bad. That day Soltero and his family
South Sioux City, Sgt. Bluff-Luton girls pick up wins
Schuyler officials looking to put old library building to good use
After years of providing Colfax County patrons with reading materials out of its 1123 A St. location, Schuyler Public Library in April vacated the premises and moved into its new home.
UPDATE: Missing Dodge County man has been located
DODGE COUNTY (NEB) — Update, 10:40 a.m. Bob Bales has been located safely by authorities, the alert has been canceled. Original Story, 2:19 a.m. Nebraska state troopers are searching for a missing man in Dodge County.
Patriots upset No. 6 BRLD
Clarkson/Leigh girls basketball entered a contest Dec. 7 coming off a blowout win the night before but facing its third ranked opponent within the last eight days. Despite another tough matchup, the Patriots carried over the defensive intensity found in that 64-5 victory over Winside and took down y
Nebraska Lawmakers Form Committee To Put Legal Marijuana Before Voters In 2020
Legal marijuana could be on the horizon for Nebraska in 2020. While medical cannabis will be the primary focus of a new committee formed by two state lawmakers, they will also explore putting adult-use legalization on the ballot.
National attention? It's for everyone in the Nebraska Tourism Office
Nebraska may just be for Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest. At least they liked the mugs they got from the Nebraska Tourism Office enough to display them Thursday morning during their "Live with Kelly and Ryan" show.
Nelson hits milestone in O-C win
Dacey Nelson surpasses 1,000 points for her career during Oakland-Craig's 67-37 win over Winnebago on Tuesday night. Nelson scored a game-high 28 points, head eight rebounds and seven steals to lead the Lady Knights. Natalia McNeill and Jeannina Blahak added seven points apiece for O-C.