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Farm Equipment Collapses Bridge

A bridge over Long Branch Creek near Humboldt collapsed Tuesday afternoon about 3:15 p.m. when an oversized load went across the bridge. Noah Dively of Hiawatha was operating a tractor, pulling an anhydrous applicator and two full anhydrous tanks across the bridge on 715 Road between 631 Boulevard and 632 Boulevard.  The equipment was owned by AG partners of Hiawatha, ...

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Sabetha Man Critically Injured In Explosion

Brockhoff Manufacturing owner, Roger Brockhoff, was working on a grain auger when the explosion occurred last Wednesday morning.  The exact cause of the explosion is unknown. Brockhoff is at the K-U Medical Center in Kansas City in the intensive care unit. He underwent surgery Thursday for facial fractures. An employee, Wil Edelman, received minor injuries from the explosion.  Edelman was treated ...

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Oldsburg Man Killed In Farm Accident

An Oldsburg man was killed in a skid loader accident on Tuesday.  65 year old Jerry DeFoor was operating a skid loader on Tuesday when he was trapped between the bucket of the skid loader and the cab.  Pottawatomie County Sheriff Greg Riat report that DeFoor was deceased when emergency personnel arrived on the scene.

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Nebraska Law Makers Approve Keystone Pipeline Bill

A bill that would resume a state review of the Keystone XL crude oil pipeline has won final approval from Nebraska lawmakers.      Lawmakers voted 44-5 Wednesday to forward the measure to Governor Dave Heineman, who has said he supports the project to pipe oil through Nebraska from western Canada and North Dakota.      The measure authorizes the Nebraska Department ...

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Phone Scams Hit Marshall County

The Marshall County Sheriff, Dan Hargrave said there have been several reports of attempted phone scams in Marshall County.  In two cases the caller said the intended victim had won money and all they needed to do was send a money gram to claim their prize. Hargrave is reminding people to never send money or give information to people you ...

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Olsburg Man Found Dead Trapped Under Skid Loader

The Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to rural Olsburg just after 3:45 p.m. on Tuesday on the report of a man being trapped under a skid loader. When authorities arrived, they found 65-year-old Jerry DeFoor of Olsburg dead. According to Pottawatomie County Sheriff Greg Riat, DeFoor was found trapped between the bucket and cab of the skid loader. Authorities ...

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Marysville Woman Injured In Crash

A Marysville woman was life flighted to Bryan LGH West following an accident Monday afternoon on Hwy 77.  Kristina Scheele age 33 from Marysville KS, was driving an SUV south of on Highway 77.  Her vehicle collided with a semi carrying an oversize load travelling north on Highway 77.  Scheele received non-life threatening injuries and was life flighted to Bryan ...

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Friends of Hollenberg Station Meeting Scheduled

The Friends of Hollenberg Station will have a meeting at the Kloppenberg Center in Hanover, Kans., on Wednesday, April 18 at 7:00 p.m. The purpose of this meeting is to plan the 2012 Pony Express Festival, and to welcome new members to the organization. Anyone interested in the activities of the group, or interested in joining the Friends, is encouraged ...

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Czech Classes to be Held in Blue Rapids

Dr. Glen Lojka, third generation Czech, will present Czech 101 at the Blue Rapids Museum on Saturday, April 28th at 10:00 and 2:00.  He will be teaching basic words for those of who would like to learn.  Dr. Lojka is very active and instrumental in the development of the community of Cuba, KS.  His teaching duties have been at Ft. ...

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Nemaha County Board of Commissioners Meeting Minutes

    UNOFFICIAL MINUTES — These minutes are unofficial until approved by the Board of Commissioners at their next meeting.   April 9, 2012 Unofficial   The Board of Nemaha County Commissioners met in regular session on Monday, April 9, 2012 in the Commission Room of the Nemaha County Courthouse. The meeting was called to order by Chairman Mark Wessel ...

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