Crawford County News

Fatal crash takes life of Nebraska woman

    An 87-year-old woman was killed in a car crash in Crawford County on Monday. The accident occurred at 1:40 p.m. on Highway N, eight miles south of Bourbon.

COVID cases near 300 in Crawford County

• Spike in numbers partly due to outbreak at jail

    Seventy new cases were added to the total number of positive COVID-19 cases in Crawford County over the past week, in large part due to facility-wide testing conducted at the Crawford County Jail and sheriff’s offices. As of Monday, the total for the county is at 290, according to numbers released by the Crawford County Health Department (CCHD).

CCSO reports results of sober driving campaign

    The Crawford County Sheriff's Office has reported the results of the “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Campaign” it participated in between August 21 and September 7.

Bad blood between neighbors leads to burglary, assault charges

    An ongoing feud between neighbors led to burglary and assault charges filed against one after the fight escalated on September 6.

CCHD provides public exposure notice

 On Friday, September 11, the Crawford County Health Department released a notice of public exposure to COVID-19.

            Individuals at the following place of public accommodation on the dates listed are at low risk for contracting COVID-19 but should monitor for symptoms: Missouri Hick BBQ in Cuba on September 3 from 4 to 10 p.m., September 4 from 4 to 10 p.m., and September 6 from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.