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Beemer Fire and Rescue, joined the Beemer and West Point police departments in responding to a one vehicle roll-over accident on Monday that claimed the life of 36-year-old Amber Robbins of Beemer.


Soaring above a Sea of Red was a special moment for fighter jet pilot Cole Wagner. But it was certain people inside Memorial Stadium that made his Husker flyover extra special.


Royalty was crowned as Michael Cohee and Halle Kreikemeier were selected king and queen at Guardian Angels Central Catholic's Homecoming ceremony Friday night.

The prolonged drought in Northeast Nebraska has led the Lower Elkhorn Natural Resources District’s Board of Directors to declare a drought emergency across the district.


Cadet golfers Jacie Siecke and Claire Stutzman represented West Point-Beemer quite well at the East Husker Conference tournament Monday at Oakland. Both captured medals after placing in the top 10.


On the verge of the match going to a fourth set, Guardian Angels Central Catholic delivered some gritty play down the stretch.

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Embracing the challenge of playing one of the top football teams in Class D1, Bancroft-Rosalie battled for all four quarters.

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Sitting at a computer in my home office playing around with a digital photo editing program in early 2000, I was surprised to hear a knock on the door that morning. Even more surprising was to find the now late Dewaine Gahan, co-publisher of the Oakland Independent and Lyons Mirror-Sun stand…

Soon lines will form at co-ops across the area as farmers anxiously await to unload the fruits of their labor as they race against time to bring in this year’s crops. Unlike many other production jobs, planting and harvest take place during a specific window of time each year. Often dictated…

Fawn Evelyn (Samson) Smith, 91 of Pender, passed away on Satur…

Rick L. Kuester, 55 of York, Neb. passed away Saturday, Septem…