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  • Safety comes first
    January 16, 2017

    NPPD customers are encouraged to call before traveling to offices Columbus, Neb. – The recent “Jupiter” ice storm blanketed the southern and eastern portions of Nebraska Monday morning, with ice making walking and travel in some communities difficult. NPPD requests … Continued

  • York’s Kunze re-elected NPPD Board chairman for 2017
    January 12, 2017

    Columbus, Neb. – The Nebraska Public Power District Board of Directors Thursday re-elected Ken Kunze of York as its chairman for 2017. Also elected were Gary Thompson of Beatrice as first vice chairman, Tom Hoff of Broken Bow as second … Continued

  • Kearney HS robotics competition set for Saturday
    January 11, 2017

    NPPD co-sponsoring Kearney, Neb. – A total of 29 high school and middle school teams will square off in a competition this Saturday. Wrestling?  Swimming?  Neither one. It’s a competition featuring robots that will battle each other at the Kearney … Continued

  • Robotics competition set for Saturday at Lakeview
    December 15, 2016

    Lakeview High School, NPPD hosting 40-team competition Columbus, Neb. – When you think of robotics the first thing that could come to mind is Robbie the Robot from “Lost in Space” or some 1960’s era science fiction movie.  But the … Continued