Celebrate Nebraska’s birthday, visit a haunted attraction or shop in some of the state’s cutest town squares, all of this can be done while collecting stamps in the 2017 Nebraska Passport. The annual campaign, which encourages travelers to explore the state while gathering stamps and earning great (more…)

Irene Lillian (Lander) Wagner, 97, of Pender

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

Irene Lillian (Lander) Wagner, 97, of Pender, NE, passed away Sunday, April 30, 2017 at Legacy Garden Rehabilitation and Living Center in Pender. Funeral services will be Friday, May 5, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at the United Church of Pender in Pender; Pastor Steven Breazier will be officiating. The visitation will be (more…)

Wakefield – Community Blood Drive

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

LifeServe Blood Center donors are true life savers! When blood donors roll up their sleeves, it only takes one hour to donate one pint of blood, which will save the lives of up to three local hospital patients.

Become a hero today by donating blood! Sign up to give the gift of life at an upcoming blood drive near you.

Wakefield Community Blood Drive, Wednesday, May 3, 2017 from 2:00 PM – 6:30 PM at Christian (more…)

Wynot – Community Blood Drive

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

LifeServe Blood Center donors are true life savers! When blood donors roll up their sleeves, it only takes one hour to donate one pint of blood, which will save the lives of up to three local hospital patients.

Become a hero today by donating blood! Sign up to give the gift of life at an upcoming blood drive near you.

Wynot Community Blood Drive, Wednesday, May 3, 2017 from 2:30 PM – 6:30 PM at Cedar Security (more…)

Pearla Benjamin, age 84, of Wayne

Monday, May 8th, 2017

Memorial Services for Pearla Benjamin age 84, of Kenesaw formerly of Wayne will Be held at a later date. Memorials may be directed to the Benjamin family for later designation. She passed away Saturday at Premier Estates Haven Home in Kenesaw. Hasemann Funeral Home in Wayne is in charge of the arrangements. (more…)

Nyla Pokett, age 85, of Omaha formerly of Wayne

Monday, May 8th, 2017

Funeral Services for Nyla Pokett age 85, of Omaha formerly of Wayne will be held at the First United Methodist Church in Wayne on Thursday at 10:30 a.m. Visitation will be held at Hasemann Funeral Home in Wayne on Wednesday from 5:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m. with family present. Interment will be held at Greenwood Cemetery in Wayne. Memorials may be directed to the (more…)

Fordyce – Community Blood Drive

Monday, May 8th, 2017

Fordyce Community Blood Drive, Monday, May 8, 2017 from 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM at Fordyce Fire Hall, 209 W 2nd Street. (more…)

Pender – Community Blood Drive

Tuesday, May 9th, 2017

Pender Community Blood Drive, Tuesday, May 9, 2017 from 12:00 PM – 5:30 PM at Pender Fire Hall, 416 Main Street. (more…)

Wakefield – WIC and Immunization clinic

Tuesday, May 9th, 2017

Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership will hold the Wakefield WIC and Immunization clinic on Tuesday May 9th, 2017 from 9:30am to 3:30pm at the Evangelical Covenant Church 805 Winter St Wakefield, Ne.  For an appointment or for more information regarding the WIC or Immunization (more…)

John H. Twyford, 89, of Walthill

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

John H. Twyford, 89, of Walthill, NE died on Monday, May 8, 2017 at the Pender Community Hospital in Pender, NE.  Funeral services for John will be held on Friday, May 12, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Walthill, NE; Pastors Steve Breazier and Dean Ross will be officiating.  The visitation will be held on Thursday from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m. at the Munderloh (more…)

Darrol H. Jahde, 83, of Wakefield

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

Darrol H. Jahde, 83, of Wakefield, NE died on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at Providence Medical Center in Wayne, NE.  Funeral services for Darrol will be held on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Wakefield; Pastor William Bertrand will be officiating.  The visitation will be held on Tuesday from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the funeral service.  Burial with Military Honors will be in the Wakefield Cemetery.  Memorials are suggested to St. John’s Lutheran Church or the Wakefield Health Care Center. Bressler – Munderloh – Smith Funeral Home of (more…)

Hartington – WIC and Immunization clinic

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership will hold the Hartington WIC and Immunization clinic on Thursday May 11th, 2017 from 10:30am to 2:30pm at the Trinity Lutheran Church, 106 West Center St. Hartington, NE. For an appointment or for more information regarding the WIC or (more…)

Wayne – WIC and Immunization clinic

Friday, May 12th, 2017

Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership will hold the Wayne WIC and Immunization clinic on Friday May 12th, 2017 from 9:30am – 3:30pm at the United Methodist Church 516 N Main Street Wayne, Ne.  For an appointment or for more information regarding the WIC or Immunization Programs (more…)

Mary Jo Gross, age 76, of Wayne

Sunday, May 14th, 2017

Mass Of Christian Burial for Mary Jo Gross, age 76, of Wayne will be held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Wayne on Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. Visitation will be held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Wayne on Tuesday from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. with family present. A Vigil Service will be held at 7:00 p.m. Interment will be at Greenwood Cemetery in Wayne. Memorials (more…)

Gerele E. Johnson, 63, of Wakefield

Sunday, May 14th, 2017

Gerele E. Johnson, 63, of Wakefield, Nebraska died on Saturday, May 13, 2017 as the result of a farm accident near Wakefield, NE.  Funeral services for Gerele will be held on Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at Cornerstone World Outreach Church in Sioux City, IA.  A visitation will be held on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m. at the Bressler – Munderloh – Smith Funeral Home in Wakefield.  Burial with Military Honors will be in the Wakefield Cemetery at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday afternoon.  Memorials are suggested to the family for future designation.  (more…)

Bobette Kay Gonzales, 66, of Allen

Sunday, May 14th, 2017

Bobette Kay Gonzales, 66, of Allen, Nebraska passed away on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at her home near Allen. A celebration of life service will be held at 10:00 a.m. at the Dixon Community Center in Dixon, NE on Saturday, June 3, 2017.  Memorials may be directed to the family for future designation. (more…)

Roy Arnold Barclay, 77, of Walthill

Sunday, May 14th, 2017

Roy Arnold Barclay, 77, of Walthill, Nebraska passed away Sunday, May 14, 2017 at his home in Walthill. Funeral services will be Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Homer, NE; Vicar David Hawkins will be officiating.  The visitation will be Wednesday, May 17, 2017 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the church. The burial will be in the Taylor (more…)

Mother’s Day

Sunday, May 14th, 2017

Wayne – Big Band Jazz Concert

Sunday, May 14th, 2017

The Northeast Area Jazz Ensemble will be performing a Big Band Jazz Concert at 2 p.m. on Mother’s Day Sunday May 14, 2017 at the Majestic Theatre in Wayne. The concert is being presented free to the (more…)

Ponca State Park – Mother’s Day Buffet

Sunday, May 14th, 2017

Join us for a Mother’s Day Buffet at Ponca State Park on Sunday – May 14th from 11am t0 1pm. We’ll have:  Roast Beef, Ham, Salad Bar, Green Beans Almondine, Cheesy Potatoes and Dutch Oven Cobbler. (more…)

Pender – WIC and Immunization clinic

Monday, May 15th, 2017

Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership will hold the Pender WIC and Immunization clinic on Monday May 15th, 2017 from 8:30am to 4:00pm at Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership (603 Earl Street, Pender NE).  For an appointment or for more information regarding the (more…)

Doris Willadene (Ellis) Malmberg, 87, of Wayne

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

Doris Willadene (Ellis) Malmberg, 87, of Wayne, Nebraska passed away Monday, May 15, 2017 at Providence Medical Center in Wayne, Nebraska.  Funeral services will be Friday, May 19, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at the Victory Road Evangelical Free Church in Norfolk, NE; Pastor Mike Vincent will be officiating. The visitation will be Thursday, May 18, 2017 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.  at the (more…)

Lucille D. Nelson, 84, of Concord

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

Services will be held at a later date for Lucille D. Nelson, 84, of Concord. She passed away Monday, May 15th, at her home in Concord. Arrangements are with Hasemann Funeral Home of Laurel. Lucille is survived by her sons, Chuck (Sandra) of Concord and Robert of Pender; grandchildren; nieces and nephews. (more…)

Lanny A. Petersen age 77 of Pilger

Saturday, May 20th, 2017

Funeral services for Lanny A. Petersen age 77 of Pilger, NE will be held on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at the St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Pilger, NE.  Interment with Military Honors will be in the Pilger Cemetery.  Visitation will be on Monday from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and will continue on (more…)

Ponca – Bill Morris Memorial Fishing Derby

Saturday, May 20th, 2017

Ponca State Park is having its 1st Annual Bill Morris Memorial Fishing Derby on Saturday, May 20th starting at 10:00 am.  It will be a day full of activities.  Bill Morris Fishing Tournament 2017

All of Nebraska – Free Fishing and Park Entry Day

Saturday, May 20th, 2017

Free Fishing and Park Entry Day in Nebraska is May 20. Enjoy a Saturday of fishing or state park activities without the need to purchase a fishing or park entry permit for the day.

Free Fishing and Park Entry Day, held annually in Nebraska on the Saturday preceding Memorial Day (more…)

Ruth Korth, age 95, of Wayne

Sunday, May 21st, 2017

Funeral services for Ruth L. Korth age 95, of Wayne will be held at Grace Lutheran Church in Wayne on Friday at 10:30 a.m. Visitation will be held at Grace Lutheran Church in Wayne on Thursday from 5:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m. with family present. Interment will be at Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Wayne. (more…)

Agnes Keenan, age 93, of Wayne

Monday, May 22nd, 2017

Funeral Services for Agnes Keenan, age 93, of Wayne will be held at Hasemann Funeral Home in Wayne on Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. Visitation will be held at Hasemann Funeral Home in Wayne on Tuesday from 5:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m. with family present. Interment will be at Pleasant View Cemetery in Winside. Memorials may be directed to the Keenan Family for later designation. She (more…)

Travis Koll age 32, of Winside

Wednesday, May 24th, 2017

Funeral Services for Travis Koll age 32, of Winside will be held at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Winside on Thursday 10:30 a.m. Visitation will be held at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Winside on Wednesday at 5:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m. with family present. Arrangements are with Hasemann Funeral Home in Wayne. Interment will be at Pleasant View Cemetery in Winside. He passed away (more…)

Wayne – Community Blood Drive

Thursday, May 25th, 2017

LifeServe is the SOLE supplier of blood and blood products to Providence Medical Center.  Please join us at the Wayne Community Blood Drive on Thursday, 5/25/17, from 12pm-6pm at the Fire Hall.  To make an appointment contact LifeServe Blood Center at 800-287-4903 or www.lifeservebloodcenter.org

Tyrel Harris, age 24, of Wayne

Saturday, May 27th, 2017

Funeral Services for Tyrel Harris, age 24, of Wayne will be held at the First United Methodist Church of Wayne on Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. Visitation will be held at the First United Methodist Church in Wayne on Tuesday from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. with family present. Memorials may be directed to the (more…)

Mel Loberg, age 77, of Laurel

Saturday, May 27th, 2017

Mass Of Christian Burial for Mel Loberg, age 77, of Laurel will be held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Laurel on Thursday at 10:30 a.m. Visitation will be held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Laurel on Wednesday from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. with family present. A Vigil Service will be held at 7:00 p.m. (more…)

All Nebraska – State Park Amenities Will Open To The Public

Saturday, May 27th, 2017

It’s time to visit a state park! Starting Memorial Day weekend, all park amenities — including guided horseback rides, Jeep tours, paddleboating and more — will open to the public.

All state park pools will open Saturday, with the exception of Niobrara State Park’s, which will open Saturday, June 3.   outdoornebraska.gov

Carol Topp age 76 of Pilger

Sunday, May 28th, 2017

Funeral services for Carol (Mrs. LeRoy) Topp age 76 of Pilger, NE will be on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Pilger, NE.  Interment will be in the Pilger Cemetery with a luncheon to follow at the Cooper Family Community Center in Pilger.  Visitation will be on Tuesday from (more…)

Eleanor Owens, 86, of Carroll

Monday, May 29th, 2017

Funeral Services for Eleanor Owens, 86, of Carroll will be held at the United Methodist Church in Carroll on Friday at 10:30 a.m. Visitation will be held at Hasemann Funeral Home in Wayne on Thursday from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. with family present. Interment will be at Elmwood Cemetery in Carroll. Memorials (more…)

MEMORIAL DAY

Monday, May 29th, 2017

Eleanor M Hingst, 90, of Papillion

Tuesday, May 30th, 2017

Eleanor Marie (Schopke) Hingst, 90, of Papillion, NE, passed away Friday, May 26, 2017 at Hillcrest Cottages in Papillion. Funeral services will be Monday, June 5, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Emerson; Pastor Gretchen Ritola will be officiating. The visitation will be Sunday, June 4, 2017 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church. (more…)

Plainview – Community Blood Drive

Tuesday, May 30th, 2017

Plainview Community Blood Drive, Tuesday, May 30, 2017 from 12:00 PM – 4:30 PM at Plainview Hospital, 704 N 3rd Street. (more…)

Larry Pullen, 86, of Oakland

Wednesday, May 31st, 2017

Larry Pullen, 86, of Oakland, NE, passed away Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at the Oakland Heights Assisted Living in Oakland. Funeral services will be Saturday, June 3, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at the United Methodist Church in Rosalie, NE; Pastor Steven Breazier will be officiating. (more…)