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Being the daughter of Saline County Sheriff Alan Moore, Carissa Moore has followed in the footsteps of her father and pursued a career in law enforcement – the Nebraska State Patrol. Moore …

Two people were arrested in Wilber on July 5 at a known drug house on charges of child abuse and multiple drug charges with one of the suspects being in violation of the sex offender registry.  …

Clatonia hosted its own Amazing Race competition for the fifth year as part of the annual Clatonia Days celebration.  This year had a record 28 teams of four people each, roughly double the …

Wilber brothers Charles “Chuck” Zoubek, 93, and Lambert Zoubek, 90, were named recipients of the highest award that the Nebraska State Legion bestows last month thanks to their …

Saline County youth found success at the state level in multiple events through June. Lena Gropp (Martell), Korbin Kunc (Wilber), Laura Stitt (Seward) and Isabella Woerner (Wilber) participated …

Kindergarten teacher Brenda Cerveny has retired after dedicating her entire 36-year teaching career to Wilber-Clatonia Public Schools. Cerveny grew up in Boelus in a family of seven children …

The Saline County Historical Museum is offering the opportunity to travel back to the Victorian era and learn about past trends in women’s fashion Saturday, July 13, at 2 p.m.  Rayma …

Dear Crete Community, We are deeply saddened by the events that occurred on Friday, June 28. Our hearts go out to all those affected by this traumatic incident.  We would like to …

JUNE 29, 2024 (LINCOLN, NEB.)  — The Nebraska State Patrol, Crete Police Department, and Saline County Sheriff’s Department will host a news conference to provide an update on …

The Nebraska State Patrol held a press conference on Saturday, June 29 at their Lincoln headquarters regarding the shooting that injured what is now seven individuals on Friday, June 28 in Crete. An …

At 4:35 p.m. multiple 911 calls came into Southeast Communications Center reporting an active shooter at 1225 Crestline Drive, Nebraska State Patrol and Nebraska Games and Parks responded to the …

Darla Chrans completed her time in kindergarten this year after 31 years of teaching where she graduated, Wilber-Clatonia Public Schools. She and her husband, Roger, were junior-senior high …

One lucky local will walk away with a white 2024 Jeep Compass with a black interior after the Wilber Chamber of Commerce’s car raffle this summer. The money raised from the raffle will go …

By the end of the summer, every street sign in Wilber will sport a Czech translation underneath its name in English. Several English-Czech signs were installed about 15 years ago, and Wilber …

June 15 proved to be the perfect day for the Wilber Garden Club’s Flower Show. This year’s event took place at the Czech Cultural Center and was themed “Dig the Good …

Several local students will represent their communities as delegates at the Nebraska Agricultural Youth Institute this summer. The event, aimed at preparing high school students for careers in …

Even with a hot breeze making its way across the American Legion Park, the Wilber Fire and Rescue Unit volunteers were busy with the annual disposition of the retired American flags. The area …

Downtown Wilber is shining a little brighter thanks to the Wilber Chamber of Commerce’s efforts to replace the planters on Main Street. Volunteers got together on May 28 and exchanged the …

Wilber-Clatonia Public Schools Superintendent Ray Collins is retiring after 42 years in education. His fellow staff members said he helped make the school feel like a family and always made them …

After 25 years of service at her alma mater, Wilber-Clatonia Elementary’s administrative assistant Jane Znamenacek is retiring. Znamenacek is well-known and loved throughout the school. …

Officers from the Wilber-Clatonia High School Future Farmers of America chapter recently volunteered for cleanup in the Dvoracek Memorial Library yard.  Under the direction of FFA teacher …

The Pathways to Progress group of the Wilber Lake and Arboretum conducted a workday May 31 at the lake. Ten Farmers Cooperative interns and two cooperative employees, Jacy Hafer and Bennett …

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