Exeter, NEYork News-Times

Exeter-Milligan moving to one facility, instead of two this year

EXETER -- The Exeter-Milligan School District is starting school on August 17 with about 142 students from kindergarten to high school. Paul Sheffield has been the superintendent for the district for the past 14 years. He said there is currently no new COVID protocol this year. Visitors are going to...
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York County, NEYork News-Times

New COVID cases reported in York County

YORK – In the timeframe of July 24-27, there were 12 new COVID-19 cases in the Four Corners Health District with six of those being in York County, according to local health officials. Four of the new cases were in Seward County, two were in Polk County. There were no...
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York, NEYork News-Times

York County man pleads not guilty to dealing meth near Bradshaw park

YORK – Troy Kuester, 49, whose status is listed as being homeless in York County, has been charged with three felonies – one of them being an accusation of dealing methamphetamine near a park and a community center in Bradshaw. This past week, he pleaded not guilty to all counts...
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York, NEYork News-Times

York General and the CDC agree . . . "masks up" in healthcare environments

YORK – Will mask and screening requirements be fortified at York General in the face of the new delta variant threat sweeping the land and very much present in this area? No need; the local provider across the full spectrum of healthcare services is already there requiring screening and masks for all as it has, does and will continue to do.
Geneva, NEGrand Island Independent

Back to School: Fillmore Central to see new faces

GENEVA -- Fillmore Central Public Schools plans to welcome around 550 elementary, middle and high school students back for the 2021-2022 academic year on August 12. Last school year, the school had graduation and honors ceremonies available on livestream for people to watch because of limited attendance with COVID. Elementary...
Seward, NEColumbus Telegram

Seward native to talk about Husker book during library presentation

The Hruska Memorial Public Library in David City plans to herald in the football season with a presentation from a Seward native on her 2019 book about Husker traditions. Debra Kleve White is slated to host a presentation on her book -- "The Spirit of Nebraska: A History of Husker Game Day Traditions - the Tunnel Walk, Mascots, Cheer, and More" -- at 6:30 p.m. on Aug. 23 at the library, 399 N. Fifth St. in David City.
Seward, NEcune.edu

Tracing Moreno's path from Colombia to Ohio to Seward

It’s fair to say that David Moreno is a veteran of the NAIA soccer scene. His scope dates back to 2016 when he began his collegiate career at the University of Northwestern Ohio. Five years later, Moreno remains excited about the opportunities in front of him. After transferring to Concordia, Moreno expected to play one season for the Bulldogs. The oddities of the 2020-21 COVID-19 season have granted an extension to Moreno’s career.
Butler County, NEColumbus Telegram

WATCH NOW: Jan Sypal takes oath

On July 28, Jan Sypal was selected to replace Scott Steager as the district 5 representative on the Butler County Board of Supervisors. She was sworn-in later that day.
York County, NEGrand Island Independent

Commissioners say no to York County attorney serving Clay County

YORK – The York County Commissioners said no to a proposal from York County Attorney John Lyons, on Tuesday, in which he asked for their blessing for him to sign a six-month contract with Clay County to serve them as well in the capacity of county attorney. The proposal included...
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York Dispatch

Daily Weather Forecast For York

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in York: Thursday, July 29: Mostly sunny then isolated showers and thunderstorms during the day; while isolated showers and thunderstorms overnight; Friday, July 30: Isolated showers and thunderstorms during the day; while scattered showers and thunderstorms overnight; Saturday, July 31: Scattered
Grand Island, NEAurora News Register

Richard "Dick" Troester

Richard W. “Dick” Troester, 68, of Grand Island passed away on Tuesday, July 27, 2021. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Doniphan. Rev. Daniel Bremer will officiate. A small burial service will be in Hampton for close family. Visitation will be...
Seward, NEfroggy981.com

Froggy98 Summer of Fun – Seward County Fair

Check out the Seward County Fair — “So Much More Outside Your Door” — August 5-8 in Seward, Nebraska!. Parker McCollum will be performing LIVE Friday August 6th! Make sure to get your tickets now, or enter to win a 4-pack of tickets from Froggy98 by filling out the form below!
York News-Times

Heartland looks to a new year

HENDERSON - -The Heartland School District will begin their 2021-2022 academic year on August 13 with around 304 students. The school had several activities that took place during the end of the last school year. One event was a music performance from the kindergarten to fifth grade students. The seventh-grade students made friendship bracelets, and the fourth grade students were able to make homemade ice cream.
York, NEYork News-Times

Retiring, but not leaving teaching forever

YORK- After teaching at St. Joseph Catholic School for the past nine years, Kathy Quinlan announced her retirement. However, she said this won’t be the end of the road for her in education. Quinlan was born in Iowa. Not too long after, her family moved to St. Joseph, Mo. Later...