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  • Traffic accident on Hwy 370 East bound
    Slick roads may be part of accident cause
    Rain and cooler weather may have contributed to the traffic accident at the light just West of Wal-Mart on Highway 370 in Gretna. One car rear-ended another car upon coming to the light during inclement weather. It was overcast and a light rain...
  • Nebraska Crossing takes shape
    Nebraska Crossing takes shape
    Construction crews are making a lot of headway at the Nebraska Crossing Outlet Mall off I-80 in Gretna. The mall is looking much larger than the previous mall in the same location. Access to the McDonald’s, gas station, and hotel are still...
  • Gretna Days- summer fun
    Gretna Days- summer fun
    Gretna Days was another great success. The car show, in particular, was a lot of fun for all. Folks showed up an hour early to start lining the streets and seeing what kinds of vehicles would show up. Downtown Gretna looked like a flash back to...
  • Gretna Days
    Gretna Days July 19th, 20th, and 21st
    Summer is time for local communities to have their fairs. Here in Nebraska the small towns and cities typically call them by the city name followed by "days"- Papillion Days, Fremont Days, and this weekend Gretna Days. It's a chance...
  • Shelby Boyles- 2008
    Horrible tragedy Gretna graduate
    I knew Shelby Boyles and her parents personally. They were, perhaps, the kindest family I've known. Life seemed to hand them a lot of lemons but they were the family that always made lemonade from everything. Shelby met challenge after...
  • Mr. Joe watches TV
    Mr. Joe
    Mr. Joe has agreed to let us take his picture again. It's a slow shutter speed, so one snap = 30 seconds. Mr. Joe is still a trooper at 96 years old. He is a professional. He can sit still and not move for many minutes. Mr. Joe tries to...