• Large crowd hears Larson, Kube debate

    Large crowd hears Larson, Kube debate

      HARTINGTON — Area residents got a chance Wednesday night to listen to the two candidates running for the District 40 Senate seat to share their views at a debate here. Dist. 40 Sen. Tyson Larson and challenger Keith Kube, Crofton, answered questions for about an hour in front of a crowd of over 100 people at the Hartington City

  • Debate set for tonight

    Debate set for tonight

    HARTINGTON —  A Dist. 40 Legislative debate is planned here Wednesday evening. Sen. Tyson Larson will debate challenger Keith Kube Oct. 22 at the Hartington City Auditorium. The event is set to begin at 7 p.m. The event is being sponsored by WJAG Radio and the Northeast Neb. News Company. This is the second debate between the two men. They

  • Local students learn about fire safety

    Local students learn about fire safety

    HARTINGTON — Members of the Hartington Volunteer Fire Dept. spent Friday teaching area school children about fire safety. The firemen used a smoke-trailer, and tours of the new Fire Hall to help explain what they do to help keep people safe. They also handed out tips on how the children can stay safe from fire. Smokey the Bear was even

  • Becker is honored for efforts in rebuilding Wayne airport

    Becker is honored for efforts in rebuilding Wayne airport

    Hartington native Tom Becker was honored during the recent re-dedication ceremony held at the Wayne Municipal Airport. Gov. Dave Heineman presented Nebraska’s “Admiral Award” to Becker and thanked him for all of the hard work and effort he put into restoring the airport after an EF4 tornado ripped through the east edge of Wayne and leveled the facility. The award

  • Obituary – Eugene Michael “Gene” Haberer

    Obituary – Eugene Michael “Gene” Haberer

      HARTINGTON — Eugene Michael “Gene” Haberer, 58, Hartington, died Oct. 9, 2014, at his residence after a brief battle with cancer. Visitation and a Vigil Service were Sunday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Hartington, and continued one hour prior to services Monday at the church. Mass of Christian Burial was Oct. 13 at the Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Hartington,

  • Obituary – Verna Mae Creamer

    Obituary – Verna Mae Creamer

      Wayne — Verna Mae Creamer, 87, Wayne, died Oct. 8, 2014, at Providence Medical Center, Wayne. Visitation was Oct. 12 at Hasemann Funeral Home, Wayne. Funeral services were Oct. 13 at First United Methodist Church, Wayne, with Rev. Pete Phillip officiating. Active pallbearers were Tom Straight, Scott Straight, David Creamer, Doug Straight, Rick Straight, Don Straight, Ryan Creamer  and

  • Flood control project is progressing

    Flood control project is progressing

    The Hartington City Council got an update on the Hartington flood control and water quality project Monday. Project Coordinator Dan Kathol told Council members the reservoir excavation and dirt work is about 60 percent complete.  That estimate includes the dike structure, the permanent pool and auxiliary spillway. Plumbing & Electric, contractor on the job, told Kathol they are in short

  • Obituary – Donald G. Miller

    Obituary – Donald G. Miller

    HARTINGTON — Don G. Miller, 85, Hartington, died Oct. 10, 2014, at the Golden Living Center, Hartington. Visitation and a Vigil Service were Sunday at the Wintz Funeral Home, Hartington, and continued Monday one hour prior to services at the church. Mass of Christian Burial was Oct. 13, 2014, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Hartington, with the Rev. Jeffery Loseke

 
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