2020-12-03

Can attitude influence my health?

VOICE NEWS REGION – This year, the holidays will look and feel different due to the impact of the ongoing pandemic. More than ever, it is important to stay safe and healthy. Various strategies can help to ease the potential psychological burden of so… Sorry! A subscription is required to view the rest of this content. Please login below or […]

Waverly Fire and Rescue renews call for additional volunteers


Volunteers at Waverly Fire and Rescue must take COVID-19 precautions in order to continue training during the pandemic.(Courtesy Waverly Fire and Rescue) WAVERLY – For volunteer emergency response departments, recruitment is a perpetual endeavor. … Sorry! A subscription is required to view the rest of this content. Please login below or Subscribe today.

Johnson County sheriff calls clueless scammer


TECUMSEH – The Johnson County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents not to fall for a phone scam that recently targeted one of the office’s employees. The attempted scam led to an exchange between the scammer and Sheriff Scott Walton, who called t… Sorry! A subscription is required to view the rest of this content. Please login below or Subscribe today.

Norris High School students collect, analyze COVID-19 data

Classes gather information from health districts for UNMC

Katy Dornbos helps Carris Driskell research district COVID data in class. (Courtesy of Katy Donbos) FIRTH – Following Nebraska science standards, Katy Dornbos sought out a project for her two AP chemistry classes at Norris High School that would a… Sorry! A subscription is required to view the rest of this content. Please login below or Subscribe today.

Hallam nonprofit tramples goal for shoe drive fundraiser

Volunteers with Hallam Community Connection collected more than 575 pairs of shoes from the village of Shickley in November. (Courtesy Hallam Community Connection) HALLAM – When a new community group kicked off a fundraiser to collect shoes in Oct… Sorry! A subscription is required to view the rest of this content. Please login below or Subscribe today.

Monolith announces new investment from Mitsubishi


Construction of Olive Creek 1 was completed in 2020. (Courtesy Monolith Materials) HALLAM – Monolith Materials recently received an investment from one of Japan’s leading industrial companies.  The investment by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Amer… Sorry! A subscription is required to view the rest of this content. Please login below or Subscribe today.

Freeman’s Braden selected for ‘Youth Salute’

FIRTH – This year, 200 high school youth leaders representing 66 schools were recognized at this year’s “Youth Salute” Awards Virtual Ceremony hosted by Nebraska Wesleyan University. Abigail Braden of Firth has been selected to represent Freeman P… Sorry! A subscription is required to view the rest of this content. Please login below or Subscribe today.

Hickman City Council accepts land donated for pool or park

City likely to use land for park after voters' rejection of ballot questions

HICKMAN – The Hickman City Council approved on Nov. 24 a resolution and a real estate donation agreement for the proposed pool site in the Terrace View Addition.  The 2.5 acre parcel donated by Alan Baade of Baade Property, LLC, has a fair market … Sorry! A subscription is required to view the rest of this content. Please login below […]

Freeman’s Ideus highlights ECNC All-Conference selections

Palmyra’s Gabriel, Freeman’s Boyer selected to the Second-Team

Brooklyn Ideus of Freeman serves in a match against Sterling. (Voice News file photo) VOICE NEWS REGION – With fall sports officially in the books, the honors have started and continue to roll in. The ECNC recently released its All-Conference s… Sorry! A subscription is required to view the rest of this content. Please login below or Subscribe today.

Failed pass attempt on Nebraska 2 results in crash


LINCOLN – A Lincoln man attempting to pass a truck on Nebraska 2 received a citation for careless driving. The man, 36, was traveling west in the outside lane of Nebraska 2 on Nov. 22, according to a report filed by the Lancaster County Sheriff’s … Sorry! A subscription is required to view the rest of this content. Please login […]