Route announced for Hermanson procession

The public is encouraged to line the route from the funeral home to Cedar Bluffs Tuesday for Saunders County Sheriff’s Deputy Jeff Hermanson. Hermanson, 45, of Cedar Bluffs was on duty June 22 when he died of

State confirms case of Monkeypox

The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) and Douglas County Health Department (DCHD) have identified a Nebraska resident with a positive orthopoxvirus test, which was identified as orthopoxvirus at the Nebraska Public Health Laboratory (NPHL).

Inmate missing from corrections center


Authorities have been notified about an inmate missing from the Community Corrections Center – Omaha (CCC-O). Semaj Ross walked out of the facility overnight, activating an alarm at a fire exit. Shortly thereafter, he removed the electronic

FSB Juniors Runner up in Elkhorn Firecracker Classic

The First State Bank Juniors finished 2nd Sunday in the Elkhorn Firecracker Classic.  Play began Friday and continued thru Sunday.   Friday FSB Juniors started off the tourney, defeating Lincoln SE, 12-2.  In Game 2 Friday,  Fremont defeated

Ricketts to appear at Voter ID town hall meeting

Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts will appear Tuesday in Fremont for a Voter ID town hall meeting. The governor will headline the meeting that is scheduled for 10 a.m. at LA Fire Proof Door, 325 N. Main St.

First State Bank Seniors win Omaha South Tournament

It was a good baseball weekend for the First State Bank Seniors.  They won the Omaha South Tournament on Sunday, defeating Blair 7-3, in the Championship at John Stella Field. Game One of the tourney took place

Work begins on county road

County Road 16 between County Road “S” and County Road “T” was closed at 7 this morning to through traffic. The closure is necessary to allow for the subgrade stabilization work at this location. It is planned