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An inmate is accused of assaulting two employees at a Nebraska…
06.19 / 22:17
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06.19 / 22:17
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Spring wheat conditions continued to drop significantly last week, according to USDA’s weekly Crop Progress report released Monday. Conditions for corn, soybeans and winter wheat, on the other hand, held mostly steady from the previous week. USDA estimated that 41% of spring wheat was rated in good-to-excellent condition this week, down 4 percentage points from…
06.19 / 22:02
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LINCOLN, June 19, 2017 – The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) has funding available to help Nebraska’s farmers control erosion on their cropland. This funding is available through a special Ephemeral Gully Control Initiative under the Environmental Quality Incentives Program. Eligible producers have until July 21 to apply. According to NRCS, recipients of USDA [&#…
06.19 / 22:02
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It was quite the weekend for Scottsbluff’s class of 2019 defensive lineman, Garrett Nelson. Coming off a standout sophomore season the 6’3, 236 lb. Nelson has been putting his name on the collegiate map this off-season. On Friday in Lincoln he was pulling double duty, attending the big man camp in the morning and then…
06.19 / 22:02
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U.S. Senator Deb Fischer, a member of the Senate Commerce Committee, today led a bipartisan group of senators in a letter to Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao highlighting their concerns about the administration’s proposed cuts to the Essential Air Service program. The EAS program incentivizes air carriers to provide service to rural areas and is critical […
06.19 / 22:02
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The Western Nebraska Development Group is planning a kickoff meeting in late July to get key parties together to discuss implementation of a regional housing plan. The plan has identified the need for new workforce housing, in both the rental and family ownership areas, plus rehabilitation of existing housing. Scottsbluff City Manager Nathan Johnson says…
06.19 / 22:02
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Otto Warmbier, a U.S. citizen who was freed last week after more than a year in North Korean detention, has died. Doctors said last week that he had "extensive loss of tissue" in all parts of his brain. Warmbier, 22, has been in a coma since he returned to the United States last week. His parents, Fred and Cindy, said in a statement that Warmbier died on Monday afternoon. "Unfortunately, the awful torturous mistreatment our son received at the hands of the North Koreans ensured that no…
06.19 / 22:01
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CQnt95QGtbY There's a good chance something you've bought online has been in the hands of a "picker" first. These are the workers in warehouses who pick, pack and ship all those things we're ordering. At Amazon and other companies, they're working side by side with robots. Experts say while the robots are replacing some human workers, the machines aren't quite ready to take over completely. To keep pace with a growing hunger for fast delivery, more pickers…
06.19 / 22:01
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DAVENPORT — The Little Blue Natural Resources District has called a temporary halt to drilling of new high-capacity water wells anywhere in its jurisdiction while it continues work on revisions to its groundwater management rules and r…
06.19 / 21:56
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Hastings Public Schools will likely be giving some bigger raises to classified staff starting this fall in an effort to help all…
06.19 / 21:56
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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — An inmate is accused of assaulting two employees at a Nebraska p…
06.19 / 21:56
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Briar Cliff men's soccer coach Lewis Wilcox has announced the signing of transfer Jake Dube.  Dube, a native of Bradenton, Fla., comes to the Cliff after stops at both Midland (Neb.) and Eckerd (Fla.). “The addition of Jake to our program is very exciting. Jake has GPAC experience and has been a part of successful collegiate programs meaning he brings knowledge and understanding of the league. Having coached Jake previously, I know his strengths and I have every confidence he will im…
06.19 / 21:55
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Jamaris Johnson, a 6-6 forward from St. Paul, Minn., has signed a letter of intent to join the Briar Cliff men's basketball program in the fall. “We're thrilled to welcome Jamaris to the Briar Cliff basketball program,” said BC Head Coach Mark Svagera.  “He is a versatile player who's athleticism will allow him to be a multi-positional player for us.  He's coming to BC from a successful high school program, and will be a great fit here.” Johnson was a two-time va…
06.19 / 21:55
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Grapevine, Texas  June 19,2017. The following in PDF are summaries of daily police incident reports in Grapevine, Texas. 06-14-2017 06-15-2017 …
06.19 / 21:35
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Briar Cliff men’s soccer coach Lewis Wilcox has announced the signing of transfer Jake Dube.  Dube, a native of Bradenton, Fla., comes to the Cliff after stops at both Midland (Neb.) and Eckerd (Fla.). “The addition of Jake to our program is very exciting. Jake has GPAC experience and has been a part of successful collegiate programs [&…
06.19 / 21:32
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Jamaris Johnson, a 6-6 forward from St. Paul, Minn., has signed a letter of intent to join the Briar Cliff men’s basketball program in the fall. “We’re thrilled to welcome Jamaris to the Briar Cliff basketball program,” said BC Head Coach Mark Svagera.  “He is a versatile player who’s athleticism will allow him to be a […
06.19 / 21:32
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Spring wheat conditions continued to drop significantly last week, according to USDA’s weekly Crop Progress report released Monday. Conditions for corn, soybeans and winter wheat, on the other hand, held mostly steady from the previous week. USDA estimated that 41% of spring wheat was rated in good-to-excellent condition this week, down 4 percentage points from…
06.19 / 21:32
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On Wednesday, all Runza Restaurant locations will donate 50 cents of each ice cream cone and mini shake sold to the Alzheimer’s Association’s “The Longest Day” effort…
06.19 / 21:21
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There's still time to register for the Little Miss John C. Fremont Pageant which is being held at 6 p.m. on Friday, July…
06.19 / 21:21
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