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UPDATE: State management assumes command in dual wildfire fights

CRAWFORD, NE — Multiple fire crews worked overnight to contain wildfires in the Nebraska Panhandle. The Nebraska branch of the U.S. Forest Service says a fire south of Crawford had already burned about 600 acres by Thursday afternoon. Authorities asked people to evacuate immediately if they lived within the area...
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Live events coming up in Kimball

1. Make It Mondays; 2. Library Card Sign-Up Month: Bookmark Punch Card; 3. Conceal Handgun Permit Training Class; 4. Auction : Bryan Bruns Antique Collection, (Gross House Museum"). Sidney, Nebraska NE; 5. September FOSPL Meeting;
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Two wildfires break out in the Nebraska panhandle

LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) - Firefighters in Western Nebraska are battling two wildfires out in the Panhandle. One fast-moving wildfire, a few miles south of Crawford, prompted evacuations for residents in the Dawes County area. According to a Facebook post from Nebraska National Forests & Grasslands, the Dawes County Sheriff’s Office...

Cpl. Daegan Page: Marine killed during Afghan evacuation laid to rest in Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. - A U.S. Marine killed last month in a suicide bomber attack during the evacuation mission in Afghanistan was laid to rest Friday in Omaha, Nebraska, honored by hundreds of people who lined the city streets with American flags during a procession. Corporal Daegan William-Tyeler Page served in...

Crews battling two wildfires in the Nebraska Panhandle

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) — Two wildfires have broken out in the Nebraska panhandle causing some residents to evacuate. A fast-moving fire south of Crawford, Neb. has prompted the Nebraska National Forests and Grasslands to ask residents to evacuate. According to a Facebook post, the Dawes County Sheriff’s Office is going door-to-door with directions.
Hastings Tribune

Joyce A. Nelson

Hastings, Nebraska resident Joyce A. Nelson, 68, passed away Wednesday, September 15, 2021, at Mary Lanning Healthcare in Hastings. Services will be held at a later date. Private condolences may be sent to the family at Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center is serving the family. Joyce...

Driver dies in two-vehicle crash on I-80

SHELTON, Neb. — A driver died in a two vehicle crash on Interstate 80 on Tuesday. According to the Hall County Sheriff's Office, the crash happened at mile marker 295 in the westbound lanes. One of the drivers died from injuries in the crash. The Nebraska State Patrol, Shelton Volunteer...

Authorities Arrest a Logan County Couple after a Pursuit

On September 13, 2021 at 2:10 p.m., a Lincoln County Sheriff’s Deputy on patrol attempted to stop a reckless driver near mile marker 97 on U.S. Highway 83 (about 10 miles north of North Platte, NE.) According to a press release issued from the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office; the vehicle refused to stop for the Deputy and a pursuit began. The offending vehicle reached speeds over 100 miles per hour as it traveled north on U.S. Highway 83 almost causing several high-speed collisions.