Archive - News Article
November 3rd, 2014
Anselmo Winter Memorial Library -
Victoria/Hayes I Precincts - Anselmo, NE 68813
Ansley Municipal Auditorium
Ansley / Westerville / Myrtle - Ansley, NE 68814
Arnold Legion Hall Arnold -
Arnold Village / Arnold Rural / Hayes II - Arnold, NE 69120
Berwyn Fire Hall -
Berwyn Precincts - Berwyn, NE 68814
Broken Bow Municipal Building -
Broken Bow, North/South/Northwest/Southwest - Broken Bow 68822
Broken Bow Veterans Building
BB North Rural/Garfield/Lillian/Milburn
BB South Rural/East Custer/Ryno/Loup - Broken Bow, NE 68822
The Custer County Chief would like to apologize to Amanda McGill and Michael J. O'Hara. Each are running for state offices, they sent their bios into the Chief as scheduled but were omitted from the election tab. None of the opposing candidates running for their respective offices sent in bios.
Amanda McGill is running for State Auditor. She is running as a Democrat against Charlie Janssen, the Republican candidate.
About Amanda McGill:
The University of Nebraska Presidential Search Screening and Selection Committee today named four finalists for the next president of the university.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) â€” Nebraska is seeing a continued surge in independent voters as Tuesday's election nears, but Republicans continue to hold a giant registration advantage in the conservative state.
About 48 percent of registered Nebraska voters are Republicans, while Democrats account for nearly 31 percent. Independent voters â€” officially known as nonpartisan â€” make up 20 percent.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) â€” Races for Nebraska governor, U.S. Senate, a competitive House race and a minimum wage ballot measure are drawing voters to the polls. Some highlights:
FROM CROWDED PRIMARIES
The Republican candidates for governor and U.S. Senate emerged from unusually crowded primary races that divided the party.
Halloween is the perfect time to have fun, pet owners! Why not let your pet in on the fun with a new costume this season.
Though running unopposed on the ballot, Broken Bow Mayor Cecil Burt is actively campaigning to keep his mayoral status. He is advocating for voters to reject a proposal on the November ballot to change the city government system from Mayor and Council to a City Manager system.
Meanwhile Monday, the members of the Custer Economic Development Corporation took an unprecedented move to ask voters for a â€śyesâ€ť vote on the ballot proposal to change the system. The business and industry leaders endorsed the move as more, efficient and effective method of municipal governance.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) â€” Tommy Armstrong Jr. has grown up a lot since he last faced Purdue.
The Nebraska quarterback turned in one of his worst performances while making his first career road start against the Boilermakers last year.
Sure, the Cornhuskers won by 37 points against an overmatched opponent. But that didn't do much to make Armstrong feel better about being off target on 12 of 18 passes and throwing three interceptions.
The Boilermakers (3-5, 1-3 Big Ten) figure to see a much improved Armstrong when they visit the 17th-ranked Cornhuskers (7-1, 3-1, No. 15 CFP) on Saturday.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) â€” Nebraska officials have launched a pilot program to keep more neglected children with their families, as long as steps can be taken to keep them safe.
The program gives parents a chance to avoid law enforcement and the courts if they are deemed a low risk to hurt their children.
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) â€” Authorities are hunting for two men who robbed the Eaton Federal Credit Union in Kearney.
Police say the robbery occurred around 9:20 a.m. Friday at the Kearney Eaton Employees Federal Credit Union office on East Highway 30. One of the men was armed with a handgun, but no shots were fired and no injuries were reported.
Additional Information: Police say the men got away on foot with an undisclosed amount of money.
There are two suspects, both are black males, short hair and thin build.