Roy Dinsdale sits next to Merrick Medical Center doctors Dr. Brian Buhlke, Dr. Nathan Krug and Dr. Traci Dieckmann in front of the sign announcing the new hospital location.

ST. PAUL — Weather permitting, work will begin Tuesday, June 4, on Highway 281 from reference post 90.93 to reference post 94.22 in the St. Paul area, according to the Nebraska Department of Transportation.

LOUP CITY — The 5th annual Walk of Hope for Huntington’s Disease starts at the Loup City Community Center. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, June 1. The approximately one-mile walk will be at 9, followed by a freewill offering lunch, raffle and live auction.

DANNEBROG — “Nebraska Strong, Dannebrog Determined” is the motto Dannebrog residents have been following in their recovery from a flood that swept through the town in March.

CENTRAL CITY — Every eight minutes, the American Red Cross responds to a disaster in the U.S., the majority of which are home fires. Tragically, seven people die in home fires each day, most of them in homes that lack working smoke alarms. In an effort to save lives, the Red Cross installs f…