Jefferson Community Health and Life offering another youth cooking class

_informq.push(); FAIRBURY, NE - Children will have an opportunity to learn about healthy eating and the importance of working together at a cooking class hosted by their local clinic. A 'Cook... Read More

State senate-elect Tom Brandt stops in Fairbury Tuesday, talks local issues with county commissioners

_informq.push(); FAIRBURY, NE - State-senate elect Tom Brandt of Plymouth has had three key issues on his mind since his campaign began. Lower property taxes, fairness in K-12 education funding and improved rural broadband. Brandt’s foc... Read More

Fairbury wrestler Autumn Branson pledges York College, signifying booming interest in girls' wrestling

_informq.push(); FAIRBURY, NE - Autumn Branson has wrestled since she was in 3rd grade. Her younger brother tried out, and didn't care for it. "My Mom was leaving wrestling practice and I asked her if I could try wrestling," Branson recal... Read More

Boil notice continues for Wymore Rural Water District customers

WYMORE, NE -  A boil notice is in effect for all customers of the Wymore Rural Water System until the tests sent to the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services confirm that no bacteria is present in the water system and the water is safe to... Read More

Marysville holds fourth annual Christmas Lighting Contest

_informq.push(); MARYSVILLE, KS - The city of Marysville is holding its fourth annual Christmas Lighting Contest. The event is organized by Marysville Convention and Tourism. This year, 44 homes and 10 local businesses all over town are deck... Read More

Tri-sport star from Tri County signs to Doane Track and Field

De WITT, NE - Tri-County multi-sport athlete Madison Freese, ("Frayzee" not "Freeze"), has has competed in many sports. Softball, volleyball, basketball and track. Those last three have been her specialties for more than three years. While she ca... Read More

Ninth annual 'Festival of Trees' and 'Miracle on the Square' happening at Jefferson County Courthouse

_informq.push(); FAIRBURY, NE - The Ninth Annual "Festival of Trees" is underway in Fairbury. More than 20 local businesses put up their own themed Christmas trees in the lobby of the Jefferson County courthouse on both Wednesday and Thursda... Read More

Brian Schmidt officially sworn into Fairbury City Council, three other members officially reelected

FAIRBURY, NE - The Fairbury City Council swore in three reelected city council members, and welcomed one new one on Tuesday. Brian Schmidt was elected to the council in November. He replaces Brad Kuzelka, who served for 10 years. Schmidt says he's... Read More

Funding for Fairbury's FYI Center recently approved by Jefferson County Commissioners

FAIRBURY, NE - The Jefferson County Commissioners approved applications for community based and enhancement based funding for a number of Jefferson County youth programs on Nov. 20. The application for Fairbury's FYI Center was signed at the... Read More

Crete Police's Operation 'Under the Tree' completing record-setting fifth year

_informq.push(); CRETE, NE - Crete Police has helped those in need in Saline County around the holidays with “Operation Under the Tree.” "In the last coupe years, it's gone from just toys to clothes as well," senior public officer Audrey... Read More

Suspect pleads not guilty in Hebron shooting case

HEBRON, NE - Michael Lewis of Hebron pleaded not guilty on Tuesday morning in Thayer County District Court to two felony charges - first degree assault, and use of a deadly weapon to commit a felony. Both charges carry a maximum of 50 years in pri... Read More