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Online grief and support groups are open to anyone in the community and are a great way to find support while sharing common experiences and coping tips in the safety and comfort of your home. Your loved one did not have to be with Tabitha. Participation is free, please register online at Ta…

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On August 12th, Governor Ricketts announced the recipients of 2020 Nebraska Affordable Housing Trust Fund (NAHTF) dollars. South Central Economic Development District (SCEDD) was a beneficiary of the announcement and has been awarded NAHTF Technical Assistance funding by the Nebr. Dept. of E…

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GRAND ISLAND -  The Central Platte Natural Resources District’s (CPNRD) board of directors will hold a public levy hearing prior to the August board meeting. The levy hearing will begin at 1:45 p.m. on Thursday, September 3, 2020, with the board of directors meeting following at 2:00 p.m. Bo…

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LINCOLN — Nebraskans for Medical Marijuana announced today that their signature drive succeeded in collecting enough signatures to put their constitutional amendment to legalize medical marijuana on the 2020 statewide ballot. 

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Hastings – Today South Heartland District Health Department (SHDHD) officials reported on SHDHD's COVID-19 Risk Dial, which provides a summary of current COVID-19 conditions in the South Heartland District. "The needle on the risk dial decreased slightly to 1.9 or 'high moderate,'" said SHDH…

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QUINCY, Illinois — Titan International, Inc. (Titan) is proud to announce the new Titan Hi-Dration Lug irrigation tire, which is the first radial non-directional irrigation tire on the market. In addition to being available from Titan and Goodyear Farm Tire dealers, the new Hi-Dration Lug wi…

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LINCOLN — Following the successful and healthy completion of the 2020 Nebraska Shrine Bowl Game played in Kearney on Saturday, July 11, the Nebraska Shrine Bowl Executive Board is proud to announce the coaching staff selections for the 63rd annual Shrine Bowl of Nebraska. The following Nebra…

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HASTINGS – Today South Heartland District Health Department (SHDHD) officials reported on SHDHD's COVID-19 Risk Dial, which provides a summary of current COVID-19 conditions in the South Heartland District. "The needle on the risk dial moved to 2.2 this week, up from 1.8 the previous week," …

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KEARNEY, August 6, 2020 – Nebraska food banks will soon be able to provide more beef to families in need thanks to the "Good Life. Great Steaks." T-shirt campaign coordinated by the Nebraska Beef Council and the Rural Radio Network. During the four-week promotion, over 1,200 shirts imprinted…

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Trumbull resident Sheree Su (Drew) Ott, 56, passed away Thursday, July 30, 2020, at her home nestled next to her husband and surrounded by her children and sister.

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Hastings – Tuesday, July 28 South Heartland District Health Department (SHDHD) officials reported on SHDHD's COVID-19 Risk Dial, which provides a summary of current COVID-19 conditions in the South Heartland District.

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HASTINGS – The Adams County Convention & Visitors Bureau is hosting this year’s Art in the Park event on Sunday, August 2, 2020 from 10:00am to 4:00pm at Libs Park in Hastings, Nebraska. We are excited to announce that at this year’s Art in the Park, there will be 40 artisans showcasing …

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Grand Island, NE – The Heartland United Way and Greater Grand Island Community Foundation are hosting the seventh annual Go Big GIVE event Thursday, May 7, 2020. Go Big GIVE is a 24-hour online giving event where people can visit GoBigGIVE.org to donate to their favorite registered nonprofit…

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November 7, 2019 (Lincoln, Neb.) A local program that partners with the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services is celebrating a major milestone. For 15 years, Second Chance Pups has been working with trainers from the Nebraska State Penitentiary (NSP), to prepare dogs for adoption. Rec…

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(GRAND ISLAND, NE)   Luke Zakrzewski, GIS image analyst, will report on the number of producers who have not submitted their Nitrogen Management forms that were due on March 31, 2019.  Zakrzewski will request Cease and Desist orders be issued to those producers for being out of compliance wi…