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Fairbury Looks to Keep Hydrants from “Going Downhill”

Fairbury Looks to Keep Hydrants from “Going Downhill”

By Gordon HopkinsFire hydrants are one of the most vital tools firefighters possess in the battle against fires. As such,…
Dream Flights Continue

Dream Flights Continue

Dream Flights is dedicated to honoring military veterans and seniors with a flight in a Boeing Stearman biplane. Flights began…
Fiber Company Sues Gage County Over Permit Denial

Fiber Company Sues Gage County Over Permit Denial

The Gage County Board of Supervisors denied a permit for the installation of fiber for broadband at a meeting on…
FPS Selects Interim Superintendent

FPS Selects Interim Superintendent

Fairbury Public Schools has selected former Glennwood Community Schools Superintendent Dr. Devin Embray as FPS interim superintendent. Dr. Embray will…
Make a B-Line for the Cattlemen’s Ball

Make a B-Line for the Cattlemen’s Ball

A Gage County couple, Bev and Terry Acton, will be hosting the 2025 Cattlemen’s Ball. The couple made the announcement…
Name That Bird: Capitol Peregrine Falcon Chicks Banded; Naming Contest Begins

Name That Bird: Capitol Peregrine Falcon Chicks Banded; Naming Contest Begins

Two female and one male peregrine falcon chicks from the nest box near the top of the Nebraska Capitol building…
Job Fair Coming June 20 To Presbyterian Church

Job Fair Coming June 20 To Presbyterian Church

On June 20 at 1 p.m. at the First United Presbyterian Church in Fairbury, 2310 H Street in Fairbury, in…
New Cost Estimation Tool Examines Cost of Providing Quality Child Care in Nebraska

New Cost Estimation Tool Examines Cost of Providing Quality Child Care in Nebraska

The Nebraska Child Care Cost Model, a new tool developed in collaboration with First Five Nebraska and Prenatal to Five…
Fitness And Fun Coming To Burkley Fitness Center

Fitness And Fun Coming To Burkley Fitness Center

Fitness is Fun at any age is coming to Jefferson Community Health and Life. Kids entering kindergarten through sixth grade…
Two-Vehicle Accident in Front of Library

Two-Vehicle Accident in Front of Library

Jefferson County Sheriff's office and Ambulance District #33 were dispatched to the scene of a two-vehicle accident at the intersection…