ANSLEY--American flags are waving this time of year as we remember those who have served and died for our country. And just in time for Memorial Day, a new flag proudly displays its colors in Ansley near the veterans memorial wall off Main Street. Th'... Read More

LINCOLN - Nebraska will let bars, zoos, movie theaters and swimming pools reopen and allow small concerts and auctions to resume on June 1 in all but four hard-hit counties. Gov. Pete Ricketts says he plans to further loosen social'... Read More

It is with deep regret due to the limitations established for gatherings implemented because of the spread of COVID-19 we have made the decision to cancel our 2020 Healing Hearts & Families annual gala. We have scheduled the 2021 Gala to be held '... Read More

May 21, 2020 (Lincoln, Neb.) -- Authorities have been notified about two inmates who walked away from the Community Corrections Center-Lincoln (CCC-L) early this morning. Ronald Taylor #50231 and Brandon Britton #72081 removed the electronic monitori'... Read More

MASON CITY – As Nebraskans and Iowans continue to struggle with the community and economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, many find themselves in the unexpected position of seeking emergency food assistance. A drive-up distribution method is b'... Read More

BROKEN BOW--Citizens lined the roadway on Wednesday morning proudly holding American flags as the funeral procession led R. Paul Robison to his final resting place at the Broken Bow Cemetery. A private graveside service was held for the Broken Bow ma'... Read More

BROKEN BOW--The Broken Bow School Board held its regular meeting on Monday, May 18 to discuss the track, preschool project, and recent resignations. While the board had previously been hesitant on approving a new track for the last couple years, t'... Read More

THEDFORD— The village of Thedford will be having a tire clean-up on June 12 and June 13. This tire scrap is restricted for residents of the village of Thedford and the immediate surrounding area. This will be verified by the driver’s license addr'... Read More

Loup Basin Public Health Department (LBPHD) in coordination with the Nebraska National Guard and the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) will be offering COVID-19 drive through testing in Custer County on Thursday, May 21 and Frid'... Read More

BROKEN BOW--The public is invited to help pay tribute to a World War II veteran who passed away earlier this week. A private graveside service for R. Paul Robison will be held on Wednesday, May 20, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. at the Broken Bow Township Cemete'... Read More

North Platte Community College will not raffle a car this year – for the first time since the program was started in 2004. Typically, students in NPCC’s Automotive and Auto Body Technology programs restore a classic car that tours the state and '... Read More

CUSTER COUNTY--The annual Custer County Fair and whether or not it will continue in 2020 was one of the main points of discussion during the May 14 Ag Society meeting. The meeting was held via Zoom in accordance with COVID-19 Directed Health Measures'... Read More

Burwell, NE – Loup Basin Public Health Department (LBPHD) worked in collaboration with Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services and Nebraska’s National Guard to conduct a mass testing event on Saturday, May 9, 2020. The testing was held a'... Read More

The canvassing board has completed their checks of Custer County’s ballot numbers and have released the official results for the 2020 Primary Election. During a time where polling places saw the number of voters down drastically, the overall tot'... Read More