Governor Pete Ricketts has appointed Peru State College student Camarie Stratman of Hartington, Nebraska, to serve as student representative on the Nebraska State College System Board of Trustees.

Kearney, Nebraska – Jeff Harvey was recognized as Businessperson of the Year at the 2017-2018 Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) State Leadership Conference.

The long-anticipated opening of the Duck Creek Recreation Area northwest of Peru is finally here. Kind of.


The Auburn Bulldog varsity baseball team took a 5-4 record into its Tuesday, April 17, home game with Omaha South. The junior varsity has a 6-1 record entering this week’s play.

(l to r): Cathleen Marsh, Hannah Baldacci, and Charleen Marsh


The Johnson-Brock boys’ and girls’ track and field teams saw their first outdoor action Tuesday, April 10. The Eagles finished third and Lady Eagles tied for seventh at the Lewiston Invitational.


November 8, 1948 – April 15, 2018


Donald Gene Kruger, only child of William and Esther (Becker) Kruger, was born May 9, 1931 in Octavia, Nebraska. Don attended North Bend public school, where he graduated from high school in 1948.

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