It was a small crowd, but the evening was well spent when three City Council Candidates gathered to talk issues Friday night. They met at the Fairview Golf Club. Incumbent Vickie Zelenka was there along with challengers Donnie Fisher and Bruce Haughton. Councilman John Dahlgren was not there. The…
City Councilman John Dahlgren told the Council Tuesday, Oct. 13, that he will not pay back part of the money spent on the tube in his driveway. He further stated he is willing to face the City in court if necessary. At the meeting before that, the Council voted to ask for the money back that was…
The Burchard Lake road is under repair, but it is Pawnee County doing the work. After years of extensive research, by County Superintendent of Roads Chris Rauner and others, the Game and Parks has produced the original agreement for the Burchard lake road. “In this agreement it states that after…
In recent weeks, the Southeast Nebraska Health District has seen an increased rate of confirmed cases of COVID-19. The recent transition to phase four of the Directed Health Measure has given some hope of returning to normal life activities. However, this perception of hope is misleading as COVID-…
Director Scott R. Frakes announced that a staff member with the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services (NDCS) is positive for the coronavirus (COVID-19). The staff member is employed at the Tecumseh State Correctional Institution (TSCI). That person is self-isolating at home. Notification…
As harvest continues, you can see the farmers working into the dark in the fields. This was taken at sundown west of Pawnee City on Highway 8 by Ray Kappel.
Real Estate Transfers Documentary Stamp Tax: $2.25 per $1,000. Abbreviations: JT-joint distribution of estate4, TD-trustee’s deed, SD-Sheriff’s deed, DD-Deed of Distribution, PRD-Personal Rep Deed, OVC-Other Valuable Consideration. WD-Iron Horse Ranch and Grain, LLC subject to life interest of…
Annie’s Project classes for women in agriculture will take place this November and December across Nebraska. This hybrid event will be comprised of virtual and in-person components to bring farm and ranch women together to learn from experts about agricultural risk management. There will be time…
We're plugging along as usual with one-act. It's the usual mess that it is at this time of year, haha. We're working through scenes bit by bit and making improvements every day. Our play is a dystopian future where a girl is kicked out of her hut after her mom dies and given refuge by the village…
The Lewiston Booster Club hosted a bonfire for Homecoming Week. The students enjoyed games and snacks that were provided by the Booster Club. The cheerleaders led cheers and the students had a great time.(Front row L to R) Jon Janssen, Hayden Christen, Matthew Barker, Masyn Arena, Kelsay Bledsaw,…
Three ballot issues from the initiative petition process cover casino gambling at licensed Nebraska horserace tracks, the regulation and taxation of that activity and the distribution of the proceeds. They are: Initiative Measure 429, a proposed constitutional measure allowing casino gambling at…
City Councilman John Dahlgren told the Council Tuesday, Oct. 13, that he will not pay back part of…
The Burchard Lake road is under repair, but it is Pawnee County doing the work. After years of…
In recent weeks, the Southeast Nebraska Health District has seen an increased rate of confirmed…
It was a small crowd, but the evening was well spent when three City Council Candidates gathered to talk issues Friday night. They met at the Fairview Golf Club.
Photographer Ray Kappel captures a Great Blue Heron of Burchard Lake taking off. The lake closes to vehicle and boat traffict Oct. 15.
Plan now for the next Pawnee City county-wide garage sale to be held on Saturday, May 1. For the last (approximately 30 years) the city-wide garage sale has…
LYONS, NEBRASKA – November is right around the corner and, with it, the deadline for applications for the Beginning Farmer Tax Credit. The Nebraska Department…
HUMBOLDT, PAWNEE CITY - The Pawnee City Lady Indians had a jam-packed week of action between the Pioneer Conference Tournament and a rescheduled Senior Night…
HUMBOLDT - The Humboldt Table Rock Steinauer Lady Titans had a tough road in the 2020 Pioneer Conference Tournament as they faced three top five teams in their…
PAWNEE CITY - Facing a 5-0 and state-rated football team isn’t the easiest thing to do, but the Pawnee City Indians almost pulled off the upset of the year…
Clifford Leroy Bock passed away October 2, 2020.He was born in Pawnee City, Nebraska, on June 4, 1930, son of Mabel (Heuppelsheuser) and Leslie Bock. Devoted…
Apparently, my grandson showed an independent streak the other day. My daughter had worked late and was still tired when the Little Man got up and wanted to…
Deacon Robert Emil Puhalla Sr., 73, of Grand Island, entered Heaven’s gates, on Tuesday, September 29, 2020 at CHI Health-St. Francis. Mass of Christian…