Heavy snow expected north and west, parts of southeast Nebraska could see several inches
These areas are expected to receive 1-5 inches of snow, with the greatest potential for snow starting at mid-day Tuesday and lasting until around midnight Wednesday. Wind gusts of up to 40-45 miles an hour are also possible.
Doane Tiger Spotlight - the Fall 2019 all-GPAC edition
CRETE - With the fall sports season nearly wrapped up, this latest edition of the Doane Tiger Spotlight takes a look back at the top performers and all-conference selections from the Fall 2019 sports season. This includes football, men's and women's socce
Jefferson County emergency responders kick off 'Stuff the Emergency Vehicle' toy drive
Members of the Fairbury Rural Fire Department, Jefferson County Sheriff’s office and area EMTs and dispatchers set up in front of Walmart on both Friday and Saturday evening. They accepted donations of new, in-box toys.
Nebraska DOT new roadside memorial policy favors state-made signs over personal memorials
The Nebraska DOT is hoping balance helping families grieve and removing distractions from state highways with a new roadside memorial sign policy. The DOT says it instituted the policy to increase safety along state highways.
Deshler man ordered to remove huskies from property after incident results in dead chickens, rabbits
On Sept. 8, three of the dogs escaped, and killed six chickens and two rabbits at a neighbor's home. The neighbor, Shawna Peterson, filed a complaint with the city, alleging Ross' dogs were too dangerous to be within city limits.
Fairbury wins thrilling take-all game, claims first ever state softball title
Fairbury got behind 4-0 after the third inning, but scored four runs in the fourth and scored the go-ahead run in the top of the seventh to edge No. 2 Guardian Angels, 6-5, on Friday evening in the Class C state softball championship in Hastings.
Jeffs use 12 hits, solid defense to beat Guardian Angels, reach state softball final
Fairbury scored four runs in the fourth inning to grab a 5-3 lead, and they never looked back in an 8-4 victory over Guardian Angels in the Class C semifinal. The win puts Fairbury back in a state softball title game for the first time since 2003.
Fairbury blasts eight home runs, earns two big wins in first day of state softball tournament
As a team, the Jeffs have hit eight home runs in the state tournament thus far, giving them 37 on the season. That's a new team record for most home runs in a season in Class C, surpassing Auburn who hit 34 in 2017.