ANSLEY--Winter break has come to an end and it's back to school for students in our area. Classes resumed for Ansley students on Tuesday, January 7 but it was not simply class as usual. Students were divided into groups to view live demonstrations of'... Read More

According to the Nebraska State Patrol, at approximately 12:45 pm Monday, January 6, a trooper stopped a Chevrolet Corvette for speeding near mile marker 252 on Highway 2 in Custer County. During the traffic stop, the trooper became concerned about '... Read More

A one-vehicle accident near Sargent on New Year's Day resulted in the sole occupant being transported to the hospital. According to the accident report from the Custer County Sheriff’s Office, 20-year old Alexis Kaye Digrigoli of Bennett, CO, wa'... Read More

As we begin our first full week of 2020, let’s take a look at what all of you were most interested in on for 2019! A total of 3,907,629 page views were counted on our website which includes each visit made on any page or sto'... Read More

The American Red Cross currently has a critical need for blood donors of all blood types – especially type O – to make an appointment now to give and help replenish the blood supply after the holiday weeks. Right now, the Red Cross has less th'... Read More

CUSTER COUNTY— A Broken Bow man has been released on a personal recognizance (PR) bond after he made his first appearance in Custer County Court on Monday, January 6. Louis Valdez, 22 of Broken Bow, made his first appearance in court as he is fa'... Read More

SIDNEY, NE - Since mid-December several sightings of drones flying around western Nebraska and northeast Colorado have been reported. No one knows where they’re taking off from, who’s flying them or what they’re doing. Local '... Read More

The Utah Highway Patrol has arrested two persons of interest sought in connection to a homicide in California. The two subjects had been in Nebraska earlier Sunday, prompting the Nebraska State Patrol to issue notice to the public to avoid contact w'... Read More

Custer Public Power District Public Service Announcement: Custer Public Power District customers in the Village of Berwyn will be without electrical power from approximately 9:30 a.m. to  4 p.m. CDT Monday through Friday the week of January 6, 2020,'... Read More

NORTH PLATTE- The Nebraska State Patrol is seeking information on the whereabouts of two California men wanted for questioning in connection to a homicide investigation in Porterville, California. The men were last seen in the area of North Platte, N'... Read More

BROKEN BOW— The Broken Bow Public Library along with the support of the Nebraska Arts Council and the Nebraska Cultural Endowment, is proud to host Nebraska State Poet Matt Mason on Tuesday, January 14 at 6:30 PM. Matt is based in Omaha and has '... Read More

BROKEN BOW— The Nebraska Extension has announced a special event that will be held on February 3, 2020 at the Broken Bow Public Library. This “Healthy Food Fast: Using Your Multi-Cooker” class is for those who have considered purchasing an I'... Read More

The 2020 Census counts every person living in the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and five U.S. territories. Why is the census important? According to, the count is mandated by the Constitution and conducted by the U.S. Census '... Read More

Nebraska teachers report bruises, cuts, torn ligaments, a broken nose, concussions and being hit in the stomach while pregnant in a survey conducted by the Nebraska State Education Association (NSEA) that asked its members for information about stude'... Read More