A weekago last Tuesday we lost Bryce Niss to a farm accident. Later that day and night and into the next day his friends and neighbors finished his harvest. Then they enjoyed a home cooked meal provided by three local familiies. It was a very touching moment to see our community come together. Ray…
Gathering Blue adapted by Eric Coble is the play the One-Act team is producing this year. They won the Pioneer Conference title recently. They will have a private performance Sunday at 6 p.m. and enter District Competition Nov. 30. Reyana Tegtmeier won Best Actress in Conference competition.…
WHEREAS, COVID-19 is a severe acute respiratory illness that can spread through small droplets when individuals breathe out, talk, cough, or sneeze; and WHEREAS, COVID-19 continues to be present in the City of Pawnee City and, with a recent increase in reported positive cases, not only in our…
Anhydrous ammonia spill Thursday night near Table Rock sent four people to the hospital. There was also an evacuation of part of the town. The accident occurred near the old Reno Inn and train depot when a hose came off a tank and dragged along knocking the valve off. Then the leak sent fumes all…
The combines and grain trucks began to gather at cornfields east of Pawnee City Tuesday afternoon, a few hours after a farm accident claimed the life of Bryce Niss. His neighbors and friends came to finish his harvest and to honor his memory. They were working even after dark Tuesday and then into…
Are you looking for new ways to purchase Christmas Items and social distance? Online shopping from different places has become a very familiar way of life for most of us. One site that is used by many of people is Amazon.com. Did you know that you can log on to amazon differently, and purchase…
In light of the uncertain times we find ourselves in at this very special time of the year, the Pawnee City Chamber has come up with some ways to celebrate the Christmas season without bringing people together. December 11th has been chosen for the Christmas Festival in downtown Pawnee City and…
November 18, 2020 (Lincoln, Neb.) – Today, Director Scott R. Frakes announced that 12 staff members with the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services (NDCS) are positive for the coronavirus (COVID-19). The staff members are employed at the following locations: Tecumseh State Correctional…
The Pawnee City City Council asks residents and visitors to wear a mask while doing business in the city. They passed a proclamation to that effect 4-0 at the Monday night meeting. You can read the proclamation in the paper. This will be a suggestion, a strong suggestion. There will be no fines…
The annual Veterans Day supper and program was not held this year due to the risks of COVID-19. But the Brown-Hays Post 289 still wanted to honor the members who have reached their 50th year and above. But they wanted to do something without the risks of a large group gathering. The Post decided…
WASHINGTON, Nov. 16, 2020 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture reminds dairy producers the deadline to enroll in Dairy Margin Coverage (DMC) for calendar year 2021 is Friday, Dec. 11, 2020. USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) opened DMC signup in October to help producers manage economic risk brought…
Anhydrous ammonia spill Thursday night near Table Rock sent four people to the hospital. There was…
The combines and grain trucks began to gather at cornfields east of Pawnee City Tuesday afternoon,…
In light of the uncertain times we find ourselves in at this very special time of the year, the…
A weekago last Tuesday we lost Bryce Niss to a farm accident. Later that day and night and into the next day his friends and neighbors finished his harvest. Then they enjoyed a home cooked meal provided by three local familiies. It was a very touching moment to see our community come together. Ray Kappel/Republican
LINCOLN – The Nebraska Department of Motor Vehicles is reminding customers that most of the services offered by the DMV can be safely done online as state DMV…
November 18, 2020 (Lincoln, Neb.) – Today, Director Scott R. Frakes announced that 12 staff members with the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services (NDCS…
2010-10 Years Ago Elsie Tomek was honored by Brown Hays American Legion Post #289 for her many years of playing “Taps” at Legion events. Ralph Bodie…
The Pawnee City Youth football teams have finished their season. They had a great season of learning, playing and spending time with their teammates. The…
Wednesday Morning Early Birds December 4th High Team Scratch Game and Series: Bank of Steinauer 368 (X2) and 1095; High Individual Scratch Team Game and…
Ashley Box has signed to return to play for a 3rd season with the Nebraska NiteHawks – a professional women’s tackle football team based out of Omaha, NE.…
Bryce Randall Niss was born on July 31, 1985 to Randall and Deb (Schilling) Niss in Pawnee City, Nebraska. He attended Pawnee City Public Schools and graduated…
Scott Steven Thomas, 56 years of age, of Liberty, NE passed away at Bryan West Hospital in Lincoln, NE on Sunday November 15th, 2020. He was born July 27th,…
Walter E. Hunzeker was born January 3, 1945 to James L. Hunzeker and Maurece C. (Christensen) Hunzeker in Humboldt, Nebraska. He grew up on a farm southwest of…