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Dr. Kemnitz
(Grand Island, Neb.) – Central Community College is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Marcie Kemnitz as president of its Grand Island Campus. Kemnitz succeeds Dr. Thomas Walker, who is stepping down to become president of Wayne Community C... Read More
GRAND ISLAND, Neb. - City officials in Grand Island have approved an increased phone tax to support a new 911 center that’s being planned. The decision will bring the phone tax to 5 percent and will sunset after 20 years.  "A two percent in... Read More
KENESAW, Neb. - A police pursuit ended in an injury crash north of Kenesaw Tuesday night. A state trooper attempted a traffic stop on eastbound Interstate 80 at around 7 p.m. after clocking a vehicle at 92 mph. The driver sped off southbound from ... Read More
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. - In what is being called a historic night, all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and Guam cast their votes in a roll call vote at the Democratic National Convention. Vince Powers, the chair of the Nebraska Democr... Read More
WASHINGTON - Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) has announced this year’s winners of the Third District Excellence in Economic Development Award. The awards honor eight individuals and businesses across the state helping to strengthen their communitie... Read More
downtown hastings
HASTINGS, Neb. - The Hastings city block project appears to be on its way to a November vote. On Monday city council members voted to send the petition signatures on to the Adams County clerk who will also work to fund the effort. More than 2,800... Read More
KEARNEY, Neb. - The body found in the north channel of the Platte River near the area of the Bassway Strip Wildlife Management area has finally been identified. Capt. Bob Anderson of the Buffalo County Sheriff's Office said in a release that a num... Read More
HASTINGS, Neb. - Corey Stutte edged Kathy Duval in a recent straw poll at the Adams County Fair. The Hastings businessman received 39 votes while Duval collected 11 votes. A total of 61 people participated in the poll. Ten people didn’t cast a v... Read More
HASTINGS, Neb. - Two Adams County residents will represent Nebraska as delegates this week at the Democratic National Convention. Jose Jimenez, who is running for city council will be there in support of Hillary Clinton. Brandi Bosier is also at... Read More
KEARNEY, Neb. - Recently appointed vice chancellor for Business and Finance and the University of Nebraska at Kearney Jon Watts has withdrawn his candidacy for Kearney Public Schools Board of Education. Watts said in a press release that his respo... Read More
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