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Kearney Police Memorial Ceremony

May 13, 2024 / City of Kearney

Join us in honoring our brave law enforcement officers during National Police Week May 12, 2024 through May 18, 2024. The Kearney Police Depar...
Nebraska AG Mike Hilgers Release

Attorney General Hilgers Leads Multi-State Coalitions in Two Lawsuits to Stop  Electric-Truck MandatesAudio Icon, this article contains audio

May 13, 2024 / AG

Lincoln--Attorney General Hilgers is leading multi-state coalitions in two lawsuits to stop both the Biden Administration and the State of Californ...
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Work Will Begin on N-22, Scotia East to US-281

May 13, 2024 / NDOT

May 13, 2024 (Grand Island, Neb.) — Weather permitting, work will begin Tuesday, May 28, on N-22, from reference post 15+23 to reference...
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Hall County Sheriff's Department Has OpeningsAudio Icon, this article contains audio

May 13, 2024 / KRGI News

Hall County Sheriff's Rick Conrad and Chief Deputy Josh Berlie explored a couple of subjects with Brian Gallagher on Monday. They talked about the ...
Grand Island Public Library

Artwork Submission Window to Open For Youth Art Show

May 13, 2024 / Spencer Schubert Communications Manager

Grand Island, Neb. — Local youth will soon have a chance to have their art exhibited in the upcoming 2024 Youth Art Show at the Grand Island ...
Good Samaritan Infant Memorial Service-June 2

Good Samaritan Infant Memorial Service-June 2

May 13, 2024 / Anissa Paitz, PR Strategist, CHI

KEARNEY—CHI Health Good Samaritan has scheduled a service commemorating the lives of babies stillborn, miscarried or who have died in infancy...
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Inmate Dies at RTC

May 13, 2024 / Department of Corrections

May 13, 2024 (Lincoln, Neb.) – Estell Jennings #80794, age 44, died May 11, 2024, at the Reception and Treatment Center (RTC). His sentence ...
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GISH Says Goodbye to Almost 600 SeniorsAudio Icon, this article contains audio

May 13, 2024 / KRGI News

Grand Island Senior High held graduation  ceremonies yesterday. Lauren Brown delivered the graduate message, which can be heard below. 
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Northwest Celebrates GraduationAudio Icon, this article contains audio

May 13, 2024 / KRGI News

Northwest held its commencement yesterday. Kyle Sybrandts and Drake Paker delivered the graduate addresses. Hear their messages below. 
GI Police Report

GI Police Report

May 13, 2024 / GIPD

News media report for: 05/13/24All crimes reported in this news media report are felonies for the past 24 hours. For more information on repor...
Adrian Smith 3rd Dist

Pushing Back on Unworkable Executive Mandates

May 13, 2024 / By Rep. Adrian Smith

In 2014, President Obama famously said, “I’ve got a pen and I’ve got a phone,” telling the American people he didn’t ...
GIPS Accepts Bid from YWCA to Sell the Wyandotte Building

GIPS Accepts Bid from YWCA to Sell the Wyandotte Building

May 13, 2024 / GIPS

May 10th, 2024 The future of the “Old Starr” building is in good hands.  The Grand Island Public Schools (GIPS) Board of Educatio...
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GIPS Sells Wyandotte

May 10, 2024 / GIPS

The Grand Island Public School Board of Education approved a bid to sell the Wyandotte Early Learning Center to the YWCA after an executive session...
Murray Custom Homes to Host Charity Event for Tornado Relief Efforts

Murray Custom Homes to Host Charity Event for Tornado Relief Efforts

May 10, 2024 / Press Release

Lincoln, NE - May 10, 2024 -  Matt Murray of FRG - Re/Max, in concert with Murray Custom Homes, Roofing, and Inspections is proud to announce ...
Nebraska State News

Nebraska to Send Strong Message During Police Week

May 10, 2024 / Press Release

MAY 10, 2024 (LINCOLN, NEB.) — Nebraska Backs the Blue! The Nebraska Crime Commission will share that message with law enforcement offic...
Pete Ricketts Weekly Column

Senator Ricketts’ Weekly Column: Standing Up For Our Seniors

May 10, 2024 / Pete Ricketts

One of my top priorities is making government work better. A major way to do that is blocking burdensome regulations that don’t work for Nebr...
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Ricketts Introduces NOPE Act to Cut Off U.S. Funding to UN if Palestinian Authority Receives More Privileges

May 10, 2024 / Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Pete Ricketts (R-NE), member of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations, issued the following statement ahe...
GI Police Report

GI Police Report

May 10, 2024 / GIPD

News media report for: 05/10/24All crimes reported in this news media report are felonies for the past 24 hours. For more information on repor...
Nebraska AG Mike Hilgers Release

Attorney General Mike Hilgers Files Lawsuit against Everlight Solar for Unlawful Door-to-Door Sales Tactics & Misleading Consumers

May 10, 2024 / AG

Lincoln—Nebraska Attorney General Mike Hilgers has filed a lawsuit against Everlight Solar for unlawful door-to-door sales tactics and mislea...
North Platte State News

Ricketts & Smith React to USPS Announcement of North Platte Mail Processing Transfer to Denver

May 10, 2024 / Press Releases

Ricketts Calls on Postal Service to Pause Planned Changes Following Announcement Regarding North Platte Facility WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen...
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GICC Approaches End of an EraAudio Icon, this article contains audio

May 9, 2024 / KRGI News

As Grand City Central Catholic celebrates its graduation this weekend, the school also says goodbye to three teachers, each who are retiring after ...
Nebraska AG Mike Hilgers Release

Nebraska Attorney General Mike Hilgers Announces $10.25 Million Settlement with Wireless Carriers

May 9, 2024 / AG

Lincoln -- Attorney General Hilgers announced today a $10.25 million 50-state settlement with AT&T, T-Mobile, and Verizon Wireless (referred to...
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GIPS Names Wemhoff New Seedling Mile Principal

May 9, 2024 / GIPS Release

GRAND ISLAND (Neb.) — Grand Island Public Schools is pleased to welcome Mrs. Kelli Wemhoff to the district!  Mrs. Wemhoff will be servi...
National News Headlines

Fortenberry Re-Charged

May 9, 2024 / AP

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Rep. Jeff Fortenberry has been charged with lying to federal authorities about a foreign billionaire’s illegal...
Ricketts Celebrates Agriculture on National Mall with Four Nebraska Employers

Ricketts Celebrates Agriculture on National Mall with Four Nebraska Employers

May 9, 2024 / Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. – Yesterday, U.S. Senator Pete Ricketts (R-NE) attended the 2024 Celebration of Agriculture on the National Mall. "Agricultu...