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Numerous area fireworks displays are planned
Yutan Days – The three-day celebration kicks off Friday and continues through Sunday. A fireworks display, sponsored by Yutan Country Club and Sudbeck Homes, is set for 10 p.m. Friday at Itan Park, 200 block of East Vine Street.
Woman cited for leaving scene
A Fremont woman was cited after allegedly leaving the scene after hitting a parked car on Tuesday.According to the Fremont Police Department, 20-year-old Liliana Hernandez was cited on suspicion of leaving the scene of a property damage accident.
Entertainment calendar for June 22-28
FridayConcertsBrian Regan, 8 p.m., Holland Performing Arts Center, Omaha. Tickets start at $35 and are available by phone at 402-345-0606 or online at .
Board passes resolution on radio system
The resolution states the board’s “commitment to the project, in hopes of moving the effort forward and setting the stage for the development of tower sites and ultimately signing of the agreement with Motorola,” said Board Chairman Bob Missel.
Six state recreation areas will allow fireworks on July 4
Branched Oak State Recreation Area, Fort Kearney, Memphis, Fremont, Pawnee and Wagon Train will permit fireworks from 8 a.m. until midnight on July 4 only.
Fremont Public Schools Foundation to host 15th Annual Golf Classic
The event has historically been held to raise money for the foundation's operating costs, but this year, there's a twist, says executive director Joe Sajevic.
Nominations being accepted for Dodge County committee
According to Bryan Ralston, USDA Farm Service Agency Dodge County executive director, FSA started accepting nominations for the Dodge County Committee beginning June 15.
Polish Heritage Center now open
As highlighted in the June 10 edition of The Grand Island Independent, the Polish Heritage Center is now open in its new location. After almost 20 years of fundraising and planning, the new building is a reality. Located on Howells Avenue in Ashton, the new location is a mere two blocks from the old
Seniors invited to casino trip
The Fremont Friendship Center has openings for seven seniors to attend the casino trip on June 26.The cost is $25. The group will leave the center at 10 a.m. and return by 4 p.m.
Wind causes damage to home, storage building
Cindy Gilfry McKown and her husband, Mac, were sitting at the kitchen table of their Fremont home. It was 4:20 p.m. Monday and they were looking out the window.
L & L leads Whitetail league
L & L Communications leads the Whitetail Run Wednesday Night Men's Golf League after eight weeks of play.L&L has 216 points while Trophy Case No. 1 is second with 208. Attoods is third with 203 while Hooper Electric is fourth at 191.Scott Louden is the individual points leader with 118. Brad Greenou
Walker: Library Expansion Project
The library staff, library advisory board, and the Friends of Keene Memorial Library are all immensely thankful to everyone who got out and voted and supported our future and Fremont’s future.
Pook: don’t rely solely on tornado sirens
Time and time again, Pook has fielded questions and complaints about the city’s tornado sirens, which are a frequent source of concern from residents who sometimes claim they can’t be heard during a storm.
Wayne police search for suspect for stealing a speed trailer
WAYNE,Ne —Police in Wayne are asking for help identifying the person or people who stole a speed trailer last week.That trailer belongs to the Emerson Police Department, and was set up in Wayne near the softball and rugby complex when it vanished between Wednesday and Thursday.Wayne Police are askin
Woman dies in two-car crash
A 40-year-old Hastings woman died Friday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash on Showboat Boulevard and J Street, according to the Adams County Sheriff’s Office.Carmen Molina died in the collision, which was reported at 12:49 p.m.
Speed trailer stolen in northeast Nebraska
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Water main break causes outages near 42nd and Dodge Streets
Water shut off Monday night in the area immediately around 42nd and Dodge Streets so a water main could be repaired, according to the Metropolitan Utilities District.The shutoff affected five commercial buildings and some residential customers. Service was expected to be restored by 2 a.m. Tuesday.
Heavy rain and wind, but limited storm reports Monday night
SLOAN, Iowa - Severe storms were scattered all across Siouxland Monday night, bringing heavy wind and rain.
Citywide Pet Show set June 27
Savannah Escobedo, left, holds her tortoise Max while her brother, Sam, holds his tortoise Spike during the 2017 Fremont Parks and Recreation Department’s Annual Citywide Pet Show in Christensen Field in Fremont.
Norfolk, NE man charged with drug possession
A Norfolk, Nebraska, man has been arrested after police say they found pot and meth inside his car.