Fremont man sentenced for child pornography


A Fremont man was sentenced to 10 years in prison for distributing child pornography. U.S. Attorney Steven Russell said 24-year-old Jorgen Johannssen, of Fremont, was sentenced on Wednesday for distributing child pornography. Johannssen will serve 10 years in prison with

Retirement celebration set for Mytty


Dodge County is hosting a retirement celebration for County Clerk Fred Mytty from 1 to 4 p.m. Friday (Jan. 6) in the board of supervisors room on the third floor of the courthouse. The celebration is open

Dodge County officials sworn in during ceremony


Dustin Weitzel had a memorable birthday on Thursday.    The Dodge County Sheriff was one of several elected officials who were sworn into office by District Court Judge Geoffrey C. Hall during a ceremony at the courthouse. 

Legislature introduces new bills


Courtesy Photo / Nebraska Legsislature State Senators Jen Day, right, and Carol Blood submit paperwork during Thursday’s session.  Unicameral Update The Nebraska Legislature reconvened Thursday to begin introduction of new bills. Among the 98 proposals were: LB15,

Legislature elects new committee leaders


Paul Hammel Nebraska Examiner LINCOLN — State senators put off until later a fight over legislative rules, then spent the first day of the 2023 session on Wednesday electing a new speaker and leaders of legislative committees.

Dolores A. Schulz

Dolores A. Schulz, age 95, of Reedsberg, Wisconsin, formerly of Scribner, died Sunday, Jan. 1, 2023, at her daughter’s home in Wisconsin.   Dolores was born February 5, 1927, in Scribner to Alex and Anna ‘Boell’ Dahl.

Jim Kingston

James “Jim” R. Kingston, 91, of Fremont passed away Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2022, at his home in Fremont. Jim was born April 12, 1931, to Robert and Martha (Childrey) Kingston in Stanton. He was raised on a

Gerry Dean Callahan

Gerry Dean Callahan, 88, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Jan. 3, 2023, at the Methodist Fremont Health in Fremont. Gerry was born in Taber, Iowa, to Lonny and Arta Callahan (Ostrand). His middle name, Dean,

Ferguson promoted to President of Christensen Lumber


Story courtesy of HBS Dealer Staff Kodiak Building Partners announced today that Christensen Lumber’s Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Tim Ferguson, has been promoted to President of Christensen Lumber following Tom Christensen’s transition to Chairman.   Christensen

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