Fog rolls in, along the shores of Lake Michigan, in Algoma, Wisconsin on Saturday, July 1, 2017 .
Jace Bader lays in his yard to stroke his pet raccoon Charlie on Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018, in Valparaiso prior to the arrival of Saunders County Sheriff Department and Nebraska Game and Parks. Charlie was picked up for euthanization after he bit a child. KAYLA WOLF, Journal Star
Woodstock Willie proclaims to Woodstock Mayor Dr. Brian Sager that he has seen his shadow on Groundhog Day, February 2, 2017, in Woodstock. This proclamation means there will be 6 more weeks of winter.
Gabe, 9, winces as the Jenga blocks fall after he removed a block from the lower half of the tower, at the Roots N Blues festival in Columbia, Mo., Sunday, Oct. 2, 2016. Gabe had been playing for over 30 minutes with his cousin before the tower came crashing down.
A truck partially submerged truck is surrounded by floodwater from the Platte River near Emerson Estates on Thursday, March 14, 2019, near Inglewood, Nebraska.
Earlier this year Shireen Ibrahim, who poses for a portrait on her bed Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017, moved to the U.S. and now lives among Lincoln’s Yazidi population. Ibrahim spent more than eight months enslaved by ISIS forces and tells her story to raise awareness about the ongoing plight of her people in Iraq.
A fire broke out at 2629 N 5th Street on Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, just after 9 p.m. Food left cooking on the stove was found to be the cause of the fire.
At dawn, duck hunters (from left) Pat Bendlin, Parker Ridgeway and Kyle Benesch place decoys near their hunting blind along the Platte River on Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017, in Columbus, Neb.
Children from Megan Simsic’s fourth grade class play outside of the one room school house at Pioneers Park Nature Center on Monday, Oct. 23, 2017, during a field trip. Students experience what a day was like in a one-room schoolhouse in 1892. During this “role play”, students participate in songs, stories, and other activities that are authentic to the time period.
Dave Eaton walks towards the road, behind him a mess of flood-damaged grain bins, barns and machinery Friday, March 22, 2019, on his farm in the Missouri River bottomland near Union, Nebraska.
Ride captain with Patriot Guard Riders Mike Hendrick uses his bodyweight to plant a flag in the ground Wednesday, August 8, 2018, at Memorial Park in Omaha, Nebraska.
Painters (from left) Chad Hansen, owner of All About Grass, and John Puchalla paint stars on the American Flag in the north end zone Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, at Lincoln Christian. Hansen thinks of every end zone design as a story, and with Veteran’s Day coming up he seized the opportunity to honor them with an end zone design.
Sergeant Malcolm Massey holds his daughter Madison, 5, on Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, at Roper Elementary School after a surprise homecoming visit to her school.