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Emergency landing at Crete airport

Neither pilot nor passenger was injured early this afternoon when their plane made an emergency landing at Crete Municipal Airport.

Tabitha unveils development plans

Tabitha proudly hosted a celebratory ribbon cutting and unveiling ceremony last Thursday at Garden Square Assisted Living of Crete to debut the completion of several recent renovations and mark the announcement...

Chamber holiday promotion back for 2014

After a year’s hiatus, the Crete Chamber of Commerce Shop Crete First and Win Holiday Promotion is back for December 2014 with slight format changes but still many chances to win prizes from local businesses....

From serving their nation to serving their city

    Military service is not uncommon among law enforcement officers and the Crete Police Department is no exception, with four full time and two part-time officers with years in a military...

Men sentenced in fountain damage

Three men charged with the destruction of the Crete City Park fountain last February were sentenced in District Court on Monday to two years probation, 50 hours community service and restitution.

Crete caring continues 2014

Veterans Day potluck and program

Finishing Red’s war story

Bob Wanek’s work in Crete businesses leaves lasting mark

Krenk family gives TeamMates scholarship

Ebke leads tight District 32 race

Halloween events in Crete

Election Day Tuesday, Nov. 4

Prevention Coalition to meets Nov. 3

County Road 2400 to close for work

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Crete High Sports

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Crete spikers end season at district

Crete spikers end season at district

Norris defeated the Crete High volleyball team 25-16, 25-12, 25-12 Tuesday (Nov. 4) at the Norris Middle School gym in the B-5 district tournament to end the Cardinal season.

Bears outscore Cardinals in first round

Bears outscore Cardinals in first round

Blair scored on three of their first four second-half possessions and held Crete to one touchdown after halftime on the way to a 31-22 first round state playoff win over the Cardinals Friday on Papik...

Crete spikers head for district tourney

The Crete High volleyball team took an early lead in the first set but couldn’t maintain their momentum Tuesday (Oct. 28) in a 3-0 loss to York in the Crete High gym.

Crete tops Norris, takes district title

The Crete Cardinals polished off a district championship, automatic state playoff berth and a 7-2 regular season Friday night on Papik Field with a 12-7 win over Norris.

Cardinals avenge loss to Fairbury

The Crete High volleyball team split a pair of matches last week, topping Fairbury 3-1 Tuesday in the Crete High gym before dropping a 3-0 decision Thursday at Norris.

Healed-up Cardinals defuse 'Bolts

Two Cards qualify for state cross country

Crete 10th at state golf meet

Crete spikers have rugged week

Cardinals have answers in win over Orangemen

Crete harriers medal at conference meet

Golfers in ninth after first round at state

Softball season ends at district tourney

Crete spikers fall to Lakeview

Cardinals rush past Pioneers, 40-0

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Doane Sports

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Women shock fifth-ranked Broncos

Women shock fifth-ranked Broncos

The Doane women’s basketball team posted a come-from-behind overtime upset win over NAIA Division II preseason fifth-ranked Hastings and added a convincing win over Dordt in a pair of home contests...

DeWispelare runs in NAIA meet

DeWispelare runs in NAIA meet

Doane sophomore Marissa DeWispelare posted a 42nd-place finish Saturday at the NAIA National Cross Country Championships held at Rim Rock Farm outside of Lawrence, Kan.

Tigers upset GPAC champs

The Doane men’s basketball team bounced back from a last-second loss to Hastings Wednesday with an upset victory Saturday over defending Great Plains Athletic Conference champion Dordt.

Corbett paces Doane grapplers

Kevin Corbett led the Doane wrestling team last week with a handful of victories, including one over the region’s top-ranked 174-pounder.

Tigers record epic upset victory over Mustangs

As he watched on-field celebrations from the press box, including the making of snow angels, following Saturday’s almost-inconceivable 49-48 Doane upset win over NAIA No. 1 Morningside, it was difficult...

Doane men outlast Bethel in OT

Tiger women topple ranked Red Raiders

Wrestlers open season with dual wins

Tigers shut out Briar Cliff

Tiger men upset ranked Tabor

DeWispelare leads Tigers at GPAC meet

Women take ranked team into OT

Tigers bow out in GPAC tourney

Women split with KCAC teams

Tiger men win season opener


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Timberwolves on their way to state

Timberwolves on their way to state

              FIRTH — After winning the Class D2-1 district championship over Johnson-Brock Thursday night, the Exeter-Milligan volleyball...

Exeter-Milligan blast CWC 58-18

Exeter-Milligan blast CWC 58-18

              MILLIGAN — As the harvest moon rose in the eastern sky Wednesday night, the Exeter-Milligan Timberwolves were reaping a bountiful...

Griffins end Friend volleyball season

              DEWITT — After the first set of the D1-1 district championship at Tri County last Thursday, the Friend girls were ecstatic...

Bulldogs handle Diller-Odell in playoffs

              FRIEND — The first time Friend met up with Diller-Odell, it was without the Griffins’ standout quarterback Austin Vitosh....

W-C girls get win over Southern

            WILBER — “It was like aliens came overhead and sucked the souls from our bodies then on the return trip, they reanimated us.”...

T-Wolves blast Meridian 62-13

Bulldogs up to 7-0

Lokken qualifies for state CC

Wolverines shut down Lincoln Christian

E-M outlasts Giltner

Wolverines thrash Warriors

E-M needs 5 sets to top Friend

Meridian beats BDS in marathon night

AC tourney is tough for W-C

Bulldogs chase down Mustangs