Alice Brand of Wisner never expected a trip to the doctor to turn into a two-week hospital stay to battle COVID-19. Fortunately, her ordeal ended with her safe return home.

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On Monday in Stanton County District Court, Kimberly Neiman, 58, of Pilger entered a guilty plea to Attempted Theft by Unlawful Taking a Class IIIA felony in connection to the theft of funds from the Village of Pilger where she formerly served as Village Clerk.

Wisner Postmaster Theresa Jones will be stamping her last envelope on Nov. 20 when she retires after nearly 30 years with the United States Postal Service.

The Wisner Fire and Rescue Departments held a joint disaster drill on Nov. 3 complete with smashed up vehicles and real “victims.”

Some in Nebraska were surprised that Congressional District 2 voters provided enough support to give that district’s Electoral College vote to president-elect Joe Biden. But one only needed to look at voter registration data to know that it’s not really a surprise.

Service for Laverne Schulzkump, 90, of Beemer, were held Frida…

Private memorial services for David Prinz, age 65, of West Poi…

Patrick George McNamara, 79 of North Platte, died November 18, 2020.

Services for Betty J. Hoge, age 88, of Scribner, will be held …

A slo-mo view of the WP News press in action today. Today is the final day the press will run. Starting next week we’ll be sending pages elsewhere to be printed.