Friday Apr 18
Cross Roads News
Tree lover to get Arbor Day award
Coder, a professor of Community Forestry and Tree Health at the Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources, will get the Morton Award, the highest honor bestowed by the foundation.
The Papillion Times
Nebraska's best bloody Mary is in a city that's not Omaha or Lincoln
From the department of statewide food contests: Bing's Sports Bar in Nebraska City won the first Nebraska Bloody Mary State Championship contest, which took place in Nebraska City earlier this month.
City of Kearney
Humanities Nebraska Speaker to Appear at the Senior Activity Center
Bill Hayes will present "The Fight Against Slavery on the Great Plains, Nebraska's Underground Railroad" on Thursday, April 17 at 1:00 p.m. at the Peterson Senior Activity Center, 2020 West 11th Street.
Nebraska City Boy Found Safe After 40 Minute Search
Police received a call at 2:20 p.m. that Kit Reeves was missing from his home at 315 N. 14th St. Nebraska City fire and rescue, Otoe County sheriff's deputies, Nebraska State Patrol and Otoe County Emergency Management joined a search that began inside the house.
National Public Radio
Nebraska City Ready To Enforce Immigration Rules
Four years after Fremont residents first voted to impose restrictions on illegal immigration, the small Nebraska city will finally start requiring renters to get a $5 permit on Thursday.
The Papillion Times
The project takes condemned homes and turns them into public art projects. White researches the history of the home as well as the people who lived there and creates paintings based on what he learned.
Highway 75 Work Upsets Travel and Commerce
Trying to move around Highway 75 south of Union, Nebraska will be difficult for a while.
Arbor Day different for states, countries
National Arbor Day -the day set aside for tree planting-is celebrated on the last Friday in April.
Neb. drivers deal with 6-month detour
If you drive Highway 75 south of the metro, you could be in for a much longer commute with an entire section closed off for six months.
California Murder Suspects Arrested in Nebraska City
Nebraska City Police apprehended two men wanted for murder in the state of California.