Sunday Sep 14
Horse Groups Not Giving Up Nebraska Court Ruling
A ballot measure to allow machine betting on old horse races may have died in court this year, but supporters are already looking ahead to 2016. Horse owners and racing groups are pondering their options now that the Nebraska Supreme Court has stripped the issue from this year's ballot.
Sat Sep 13, 2014
Hughes In The Running For Portage City Manager Job
A familiar name is among the five people in the running for the position of Portage City Manager. According to mLive dot com, Sturgis City Manager Mike Hughes is one of five semi-finalists for the Portage position.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Teen Girls with Poor School Habits More Prone to Risky Sex, Study Finds
A devil-worshiping group hell-bent on hosting a satanic black mass is planning to go ahead with its controversial ceremony this month, despite ferven... -- Transformers star Shia LaBeouf pleaded guilty Wednesday to disorderly conduct in New York after getting arrested in June for causing a disturbance at a Broadwa... GRAND ISLAND, Neb. _ Nearly 56 percent of voters have approved a bond measure that will pay for new schools and renovations in the Grand Island district.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
It seems like Husker Harvest Days always brings rain to central Nebraska, but this year, the weather is prompting the State Patrol to encourage people to take shuttles. "The problem isn't with the roadways, but with the event site parking lots,' said Captain Chris Kolb, Commander Troop C- Grand Island.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
Plans Made to Keep Traffic Flowing During Husker Harvest Days
Troopers will be out and about Sept. 9-11 during the annual Husker Harvest Days, which is held just west of Grand Island.
More than $109 Million Raised from "Stand Up To Cancer"
More than 109 million dollars has been raised for cancer research in connection to Friday night's star-studded Stand Up To Cancer telecast, its organizers have announced. The telecast, which aired on all of the major broadcast networks as well as numerous cable networks, featured A-listers such as Gwyneth Paltrow, who served as an executive producer of the fundraiser, as well as Jennifer Aniston, Halle Berry, Bradley Cooper, Robert Downey, Jr., Will Ferrell, Matthew McConaughey, Ben Stiller, Emma Stone and Reese Witherspoon.
Sun Sep 07, 2014
Netafim Releases Expanded Line Of Drip Irrigation Products
NETAFIM RELEASES EXPANDED LINE OF DRIP IRRIGATION PRODUCTS Sep. 8, 2014 Source: Netafim news release Leveraging five decades of innovation and expertise focused on providing growers with the tools and technology needed to maximize yield potential, reduce operating costs and increase overall profits, Netafim USA, the pioneer of drip irrigation, will present the industry's broadest range of drip irrigation solutions for today's farms at booth #1012, during the upcoming 2014 Husker Harvest Days in Grand Island, NE.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Priest Gets Probation For Fight With Brother
A Roman Catholic priest in Grand Island who'd been accused of using a club to threaten his brother was given two years of probation on reduced charges Tuesday.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Hays Daily News
Harvey and Susan Jansonius, Hays, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Jayne Jansonius, to Parker Loghry, son Chris and Carolyn Loghry, Grand Island, Neb.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Cleanup Underway of Downtown Grand Island Fire
It's been a little more than a month since the downtown Grand Island fire that destroyed 3 businesses and the area is one step closer to rebuilding.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
A six-year-old girl from Engleman Elementary School in Grand Island was injured today when she was struck by a Utility Terrain Vehicle driven by a Nebraska State Fair employee.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
G.I. Police Respond to Shooting
A Grand Island man underwent surgery after being shot in the chest Sunday, according to G.I. police.
Jail adds email option after inmates complain
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Fri Aug 22, 2014
Thousands of cars, livestock trailers, and busses will be rolling through Grand Island for the next ten days making their way to the Nebraska State Fair.
North Platte Bulletin
Nebraska State Fair caps 4-H season
Visitors to the Nebraska State Fair Aug. 22-Sept. 1 at Fonner Park in Grand Island can view more than 10,000 4-H exhibits from 2,500 exhibitors across the state, representing all 93 Nebraska counties.
Grand Island City Council Votes Against Written Plan Over State Grant
The Grand Island City Council voted unanimously, 10-0, Thursday night to deny a resolution creating a project implementation agreement with the Grand Island Area Economic Development Corporation.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
After 2 People Hit, GIPS and Police Urge Crosswalk Safety
School safety officials say it's a rare occurrence, but the last week saw a crossing guard and a student hit by cars outside of Grand Island schools.
The Hastings Tribune
Second life sentence for area man
A 58-year-old Glenvil man already serving a life sentence for fatally shooting his ex-wife has been given a second life sentence for killing the attorney who represented him in his divorce.
Nebraska man gets life for killing divorce lawyer
Posted By: KLKN Newsroom email@example.com GRAND ISLAND, Neb. _ A 58-year-old Nebraska man who's already serving a life sentence for shooting his ex-wife to death has been given another life sentence for killing the attorney who represented him in his divorce.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Grand Island Student on Bike Hit by Car
A 12-year-old student on a bike was hit by a car outside a school in Grand Island on Tuesday afternoon.