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Columbus environmental firm secures funding for Santee Sioux Indian Reservation

A Columbus-based environmental firm recently secured a substantial amount of grant funding enabling a team of biology and wildlife experts … Read more

Columbus native set for HGTV appearance

To this day Columbus native Justin Fry has nothing but good things to say about his hometown. Read more

Being wary of Zebra Mussels

The recent news that zebra mussels are infesting northwest Omaha’s Cunningham Lake raises concerns about the likelihood that they could spread further to other Nebraska bodies of water, including those located in Columbus and Platte County. Read more

Fischer pays call on BD East plant expansion

U.S. Sen. Deb Fischer paid an official visit to BD East Medical plant a couple of days ago and got a look at progress the world leader of manufacturing medical devices is making on its latest expansion in the Columbus area. Read more

BD, Bomgaars, Hampton Inn top second half building list

Columbus’ community development director has seen the plans for the redevelopment of pieces of the former Walmart on the west side of town and is preparing the permit for a second phase of a major remodeling of the BD East Medical Plant as the commu… Read more


Reverse mortgages: Too good to be true?

Important information residents of Columbus need to know before they decide.


Columbus people no longer have to clean their gutters

Skip gutter cleaning this summer.