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Chief of Police updates City Council

On June 28 at about 4:33 p.m. Southeast Communications began receiving 911 calls regarding a shooting with multiple victims at 1225 Crestline Drive in the city of Crete. It was a shift change for the …
Dan Osborn addressed the needs of Saline County residents on July 2 in his race against current U.S. Sen. Deb Fischer for the Senate.

Nebraska U.S. Senate candidate Dan Osborn talks to Crete voters

Dan Osborn, an independent candidate running for the U.S. Senate, made a stop at Valle Azul Mexican Restaurant on July 2 to foster relationships with those living in Saline County. Osborn spent …
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¿POR QUÉ?

Why? Gunfire in a small, diverse community’s neighborhood still has unanswered questions. The Nebraska State Patrol conducted a press conference June 29 at its Lincoln headquarters …

High school student starts fundraising efforts, ministerial group does same

After learning of the shooting that impacted his classmate, Nelson Ortiz, who will be a senior at Crete High School this fall, felt compelled to do something. A shooting that left seven injured …

Crisis support is available through Crete Public Schools

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 extend our heartfelt thanks to the …
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Crete seniors dominate in week’s only game

The Crete Post 147 Legion seniors scored nine runs in the second inning of their 12-2 win over EMN June 11. Carson Kotil was 3-4 from the leadoff spot, and Brooks Piening went 2-3 with two RBIs. …
Glen Clouse of Crete jumped 36-10 in the Class B triple jump at state track May 15.

Rasgorshek leads CHS at Omaha

Through lightning delays and monsoons, representatives of the Crete track and field team acquitted themselves well at the Class B state championships May 15 and 16. Athletes had to wait through …
Crete's Juan Tercero Martin tries to get the ball away from Omaha Roncalli's Abi Rodriquez during the Cardinals' 3-1 district final victory May 4 in Omaha.

Cardinals cruise through subdistricts, districts, qualify for state

The Crete boys’ soccer team made it through the important games, and now the Cardinals find themselves in the state tournament after defeating Omaha Roncalli Catholic 3-1 in a district final on …

Cardinals mix up lineups at Elkhorn North, defeat LNW, NC

The Crete girls’ tennis team had a successful week at three competitions, including a meet at Elkhorn North, and hosting Lincoln Northwest and Nebraska City for duals. At Elkhorn North on …
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Reagan Bessler of Crete keeps her eye on the ball as she returns a hit against Lincoln Northwest on April 18.
Reagan Bessler of Crete keeps her eye on the ball as she returns a hit against Lincoln Northwest on April 18.
Reagan Bessler of Crete keeps her eye on the ball as she returns a hit against Lincoln Northwest on April 18.
Reagan Bessler of Crete keeps her eye on the ball as she returns a hit against Lincoln Northwest on April 18.
Reagan Bessler of Crete keeps her eye on the ball as she returns a hit against Lincoln Northwest on April 18.
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Mari-Ann Pesek of Swanton will celebrate her 85th birthday next week. She was born June 10, 1939, at Swanton. Her family members include her husband, Milo Pesek, Jr.; sons, Michael Pesek …
William Lorenz of Crete will celebrate his 80th birthday this week. He was born May 31, 1944. To help his celebrate, there is an open house Friday, May 31,   at 1820 Eastgate Drive in …
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Milo “Mike” and Mari-Ann Pesek of Swanton will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary this week. They were married June 27, 1959, in Swanton. Their family menbers include …
Former Seward, Exeter and Utica residents Chuck and Lavonne Evans of Geneva will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary this week. They were married June 20, 1959, at Marysville/Our Redeemer …
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Amanda Pohlman of Omaha and Grant Biggs of Seward were married Aug. 26 at Christ The King Catholic Church in Omaha. The bride’s parents are Brent and Michele Pohlman of Omaha and the …
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