Dixon County, NE

Dixon County, NENorfolk Daily News

Dixon County soldier honored for Civil War service

DIXON — More than 80 years ago, a U.S. soldier was laid to rest in a small rural cemetery near Dixon. Last weekend, Jeremiah Sullivan and his time of military service were recognized with a special service as the last Civil War soldier to be buried in Dixon County. The...
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Dixon County, NESioux City Journal

Dixon County records 14th COVID-19-related death

SIOUX CITY -- Dixon County has recorded another COVID-19-related death, bringing its total to 14. The Northeast Nebraska county had 688 total cases of the virus, as of Wednesday. No COVID-19-related deaths were reported in Northwest Iowa, Southeast South Dakota and Northeast Nebraska counties Thursday. On Thursday, Siouxland District Health...
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Dixon County Sheriff's K-9 passes away

DIXON COUNTY, Neb. — The Dixon County Sheriff’s Office confirms K-9 Officer Josie passed away unexpectedly at home on Saturday, April 3rd. K-9 Josie was 7-years-old and worked for the Dixon County Sheriff’s Office from 2015 to 2021. According to the sheriff's office, Josie was always ready to work at...
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Dixon County K-9 dies unexpectedly

PONCA, Neb. -- The Dixon County Sheriff’s Office announced K-9 Josie died unexpectedly at home on Saturday. K-9 Josie was 7 years old and worked for the Dixon County Sheriff’s Office from 2015 to 2021. "For those that knew her from afar, K-9 Josie was the loud one of the...
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Ruling denying adoption by same-sex Nebraska couple reversed

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - The Nebraska Supreme Court has reversed a ruling by a Dixon County judge who denied a same-sex couple’s petition to adopt a child. The reversal comes in the case of two married women who sought last year to adopt a 3-year-old child. Dixon County Judge Douglas...
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Work to begin on U.S. 20 in Dixon County

NORFOLK, Neb. -- Resurfacing of a section of U.S. Highway 20 in Dixon County is scheduled to begin Monday, according to the Nebraska Department of Transportation. The $9.9 million project includes asphalt resurfacing and bridge, culvert and grading work on a 9.5-mile section of U.S. 20 from its junction with Nebraska Highway 9 south of Martinsburg to the junction with Nebraska Highway 116 north of Dixon.
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Sanford to open clinic in Ponca, Neb.

PONCA, Neb. -- Sanford Health is slated to open a new clinic in Dixon County this year. The Sanford Vermillion Ponca Clinic in Ponca will open its doors Jan. 18, according to a press release from Sanford. The clinic location will be familiar for many families in the area. The...
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UPDATE: Five transported to hospitals after gas leak in Wakefield released

WAKEFIELD — A suspected carbon monoxide leak at Countyline Lanes and Dining in Wakefield sent five people to hospitals in Wayne and Pender. At about 8:45 p.m., Wakefield Fire and Rescue responded to the scene after receiving a call reporting multiple individuals on the ground experiencing nausea-like symptoms, according to Kevin Wiltman, assistant fire chief.