A good year for corn not so much for beans is the report on the 2020 harvest. Milo was above average. Jeff Wehrbein, manager at Burchard’s Farmer’s Coop said the harvest was about 95 percent done as of last Thursday. The weather could still play a factor of when farmers finish. Wehrbein said corn…
Pawnee City, NE, October 7, 2020 - We’re more than six months into the COVID-19 crisis. UNMC/Nebraska Medicine warned that on our current trajectory, Nebraska’s health system is likely to be overwhelmed by late fall or early winter. Don’t let your guard down, wear your mask! Why should healthy…
The other day I saw a advertisement for a t-shirt that had the saying “check your boobs, mine tried to kill me”. That rang too close to home. It was just before Christmas 1996, I had found a hard round lump in my left breast. I didn’t think too much about it and got really busy with the holidays…
It’s Trunk or Treat at the Pawnee City Public Library Halloween night, Oct. 31 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. There will be treat places at the parking lot at the library. On the porch with the library staff, with the Sheriff’s Office, and with the Extension Office. You are to walk up to the displays.…
In a nationwide effort to create more awareness of local programs such as SENCA Weatherization andthe energy saving benefits the program provides to qualifying households, October 30th is recognized asNational Weatherization Day! As the north winds start to blow residents of southeast Nebraska are…
10/23/2020- Today Blue Rivers Area Agency on Aging and Nebraska Strong Recovery Project joined together to develop a network of outreach to older residents of southeast Nebraska. The two organizations joined in response to the ongoing stress of the pandemic and continued isolation of elders in the…
Bicycle riders like Vic Faesser of Pawnee City saw their season canceled due to COVID-19. When the virus crisis hit, bike events across Nebraska were canceled. The two biggest ones in Nebraska, BRAN, Bike Ride Across Nebraska, and NUMB, Nebraska United Methodist Bikers for Hunger, did not happen…
Johnson County will be replacing its Code Red severe weather alert system effective November 9. According to Johnson County's Emergency Manager Amanda Burki, this upgrade of the weather alert system will now be issued through Ever Bridge, a computerized internet system operated by and through the…
The Pawnee City City Crew will demolish the house at 1332 F to make way for a new fire hall. That was decided on a 4-0 vote at Monday Night’s City Council meeting. The City had let bids on the project, but no one entered a bid. After a discussion on Council, it was decided to move forward by…
It was August of 1979, 41 years ago. JoAnne Kalina decided to paint a mural on the side of the old newspaper office, which had been a museum for just three years at the time. It was one of a growing array of museums in Table Rock, which proudly called itself the Museum Town. The mural was to be 12…
Looking for treasures at junkit shops and flea markets comes naturally to Kathi Mercure of Tecumseh. As a little girl in Pawnee City, Kathi would go with her mom, Cece Flanagin, to auctions where she could find treasures for only 25 cents a box. Kathi’s dad, Calvin Flanagin, would occasionally pick…
Pawnee City, NE, October 7, 2020 - We’re more than six months into the COVID-19 crisis. UNMC/…
The other day I saw a advertisement for a t-shirt that had the saying “check your boobs, mine tried…
City Councilman John Dahlgren told the Council Tuesday, Oct. 13, that he will not pay back part of…
A good year for corn not so much for beans is the report on the 2020 harvest. Milo was above average.
Johnson County will be replacing its Code Red severe weather alert system effective November 9. According to Johnson County's Emergency Manager Amanda Burki,…
Bicycle riders like Vic Faesser of Pawnee City saw their season canceled due to COVID-19. When the virus crisis hit, bike events across Nebraska were canceled…
10/23/2020- Today Blue Rivers Area Agency on Aging and Nebraska Strong Recovery Project joined together to develop a network of outreach to older residents of…
LEWISTON - The Pawnee City Indians thought they had played their final game of the 2020 season last week, but the playoff picture opened up for them and they…
NEBRASKA CITY - The Pawnee City Lady Indians split games with the Nebraska City Lourdes Central Catholic Lady Knights and the Lewiston Lady Tigers in a…
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…
Robert E. Reist was born to Ed and Pauline (Hildebrand) Reist in rural Nemaha County Kansas on October 7, 1931. He passed away on Thursday, October 22, 2020 in…
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…