Polls close at 8 p.m. Check back for updates of the Washington County primary election results throughout the evening.
An emergency helicopter transports a man to Omaha for medical care from a three-vehicle accident Wednesday morning on Highway 133 near Skinny Bones and Santa's Woods. Two women were killed in the accident about 9 a.m. The Kennard Rescue Squad transported one of the men to Memorial Community…
Washington County results, with all but about 75 provisional ballots counted. Statewide results with all precincts reporting. Voter turnout statewide was 67 percent 74 percent in Washington County.
LeRoy Nelson, Dave Romans and Randy Magill are vying for two spots on the Fort Calhoun City Council in the Nov. 6 election. Nelson and Romans currently serve on the city council.
Voters in the Fort Calhoun area will choose either Republican Paul Cerio or Democrat Louis Lester to represent them on the Washington County Board of Supervisors.
Voters seeking early ballots continue to stream into the Washington County Clerk’s office with 2,239 picking up ballots as of early Wednesday afternoon.
Although Nebraska’s unemployment rate is below the national average, U.S. Senate candidate Deb Fischer said employers in Nebraska are still worried about the future job climate.
On the Arlington School Board, four candidates are running for the three seats on the board with four-year terms: Matt O’Daniel, Gregory M. Sampson and Micheal Dwyer, all incumbents, and Don Helms.