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HARTINGTON – A Cedar County commissioner who in January pleaded not guilty to drunken driving had his case continued in Cedar County Court on Wednesday morning.

Cedar County Commissioner Christopher Tramp was arrested by the Nebraska State Patrol on Nov. 30 after his pickup truck slid off Highway 81 into a ditch east of Crofton.

Tramp was elected to the county board in 2018 and faces a driving while intoxicated charge

In other news

NORFOLK — The City of Norfolk, in cooperation with Madison County, the Elkhorn Logan Valley Public Health Department and Faith Regional Health Services, will hold a press conference on Monday, March 30, at 4 p.m. in the Norfolk City Council Chambers.

Linda Pohlman is using retirement funds to make a donation to construct new agricultural facilities at Northeast Community College in memory of her late husband, Chuck Pohlman, who served as the institution’s first dean of agriculture.

MADRID (AP) — Spain overtook China on Monday in confirmed coronavirus infections as the pandemic stretched scores of Spanish hospitals to their breaking point. As confirmed virus deaths in New York surpassed 1,000, President Donald Trump extended stay-at-home recommendations for a month in a…