The 2019 Numbers Are In And The Top Stories And Pages On Sandhills Express For 2019 Are…

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 story.

These rankings are based on page views recorded by Google Analytics.

Top 10 Pages Visited (Rank -page name-# of page views):

  1. Home Page (1,022,061)
  2. Obituaries (471,854)
  3. Local News (143,187)
  4. Party Line (99,158)
  5. News (77,596)
  6. Closings (66,996)
  7. State News (31,787)
  8. Local Sports (21,828)
  9. Restaurant Menus (15,686)
  10. ABC National News (11,710)

Top 10 Local News Stories (Rank -story name-# of page views):

  1. Spencer Dam On The Niobrara River Is Compromised (50,930)
  2. Rural Long Pine Man Charged With Manslaughter In Shooting Death Of Merna Man (19,039)
  3. One Fatality Following a Two-Vehicle Accident West Of Merna (11,966)
  4. Knox County Loses Bridge On Mormon (9,395)
  5. Court Filings Indicate Custer County Supervisor Doug Stunkel Possibly Associated With Extremist Group (7,116)
  6. Vehicle Totaled in One Vehicle Accident; Driver Taken To JMMMMC After Crashing Into Tree (6,285)
  7. Nebraska Attorney Generals Office Files Charges Against Broken Bow Mayor Berghorst (6,182)
  8. Early Weather Models Calling for Over A Foot Of Snow In Eastern Nebraska-Western Iowa Next Weekend (6,129)
  9. More Details Have Been Released Into The Accident That Claimed One Life On Thursday (5,953)
  10. Grievance Filed Against Broken Bow Mayor Jonathon Berghorst (5,873)

Top 6 Local Sports Stories (Rank -story name-# of page views):

  1. News Channel Nebraska To Broadcast Nebraska State Track Championships (3,277)
  2. Carlie Wells Hired As Broken Bow Football Coach (2,126)
  3. State Football Playoff Brackets Released (1,846)
  4. Mike Garner To Step Down As Broken Bow Head Football Coach After 23 Seasons (1,574)
  5. 2019-2020 Winter Sports Broadcast Schedule (1,504)
  6. MNAC Basketball Tournament Brackets Released (1,467)

Top 5 ABC National Stories (Rank -story name-# of page views):

  1. Neal Schon Says He Decided To Tour New Group This Year After Journey Agreed To Take Most Of 2019 Off (11,892)
  2. Michy Dolenz-Mike Nesmith React to Death Of Monkees Band Mate Peter Tork (8,052)
  3. How Notorious Serial Killer Ted Bundy Was Able To Escape From Custody Not Once But Twice (3,490)
  4. Family Car Of Missing 4 Year Old Texas Girl Maleah Davis Located Police (3,339)
  5. The Cars Guitarist Elliot Easton On Death Of Eric Ocasek, “I Lost My Big Brother” (2,845)