BLAIR -Work on Blair’s Independence Day Celebration is underway, the donation funded event will feature among other activities, a fireworks display put on by locally owned Midwest Fireworks.  Tim Gross is part of the group putting on the event and'... Read More

BLAIR - The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission say Northern Natural Gas will be replacing exposed pipelines on the Elkhorn River in Dodge County and boaters, tubers and other water traffic public should avoid the river north of Highway 91 and south o'... Read More

The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission reports that the U.S. Coast Guard has opened the Missouri River to all commercial and recreational boats from just north of Sioux City to Napoleon, Missouri, which is east of Kansas City. A no wake '... Read More

NICKERSON — Today, the Nebraska Department of Transportation (NDOT) announced that N-91 near Nickerson will reopen on Wednesday, June 12. The roadway was damaged during the March 2019 flooding and will be reopened to a single lane with flagging op'... Read More

FREMONT - Flooded road repairs are still ongoing throughout the state, with work on Highway 91 and Highway 30 in the forefront of many minds in our immediate area, followed by the bridge on 275 at West Center Road. The Nebraska Department of Trans'... Read More

NORFOLK, NE - The Norfolk Area Passport has finally arrived with 16 stops for you to visit with family and friends. Executive Director for the Norfolk Visitors Bureau, Traci Jeffrey, encourages participants to stay awhile and enjoy the stops along t'... Read More

BLAIR - Over three hundred violations were found during the recent “Click it or Ticket” grant funded safety campaign with the Washington County Sheriff’s Office.  Among the violations, 17 were cited for safety belt issues, including a child sa'... Read More

The questions about flood recovery came fast and furious at an Iowa community meeting in April, just one month after floodwaters hit eastern Nebraska and western Iowa. Several residents asked variations on the same question: What about'... Read More

BLAIR - The mosquitos are thick outside, and testing is now underway for West Nile Virus on dead birds and trapped mosquitos. You should take precautions according to Three Rivers Public Health Department, but using a repellant with DEET, wearing lon'... Read More

Old Hadar Road is one of many in Norfolk that is facing setbacks in the process of rebuilding. With large potholes and poor conditions, the road has been shut down since mid-March. Roads Superintendent, Dick Johnson, describes the current conditi'... Read More

BLAIR - Food Bank for the Heartland is sponsoring the Kid’s Cruisin’ Kitchen starting today through August 8th, it’s a free mobile food program for kids.  It’s at Lion’s Park from 11 to 11:30.  For kids in Missouri Valley, the Fuel Up for'... Read More

BLAIR - Nebraska Governor Pete Rickets and Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds are requesting Flags to fly at half staff until sunset tomorrow, June 4th in accordance with a proclamation from the President – to honor the victims of the tragedy in Virginia B'... Read More

BLAIR - Arrests for driving under suspension, warrants and domestic abuse are on the Washington County Sheriff’s Activity Summary – as well as two horses hit and killed on Highway 31 and Cattle Gate Road, two other horses reported loose on Highwa'... Read More

BLAIR - A Nickerson woman has been sentenced to six months in prison for pilfering nearly half-a-million dollars from a Beemer bank where she worked. Federal prosecutors, according to the Associated Press, say 59-year-old Diane Ludwig was sentenced '... Read More