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Union Pacific laying off 475, cutting 200 contract jobs

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ Union Pacific will lay off 475 railroad workers and eliminate another 200 contract jobs by the end of the year to further reduce its expenses. The Omaha, Nebraska-based railroad announced the layoffs Tuesday, and Union Pacific officials said more job cuts are likely over the ne...

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Union Pacific laying off 475, cutting 200 contract jobs

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ Union Pacific will lay off 475 railroad workers and eliminate another 200 contract jobs by the end of the year to further reduce its expenses. The Omaha, Nebraska-based railroad announced the layoffs Tuesday, and Union Pacific officials said more job cuts are likely over the ne...

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Dr. Cowan to step down as cancer center director

Has accomplished numerous milestones over past two decades The man who helped spearhead the ascent of the University of Nebraska Medical Center/Nebraska Medicine into an international powerhouse for cancer care and research – Ken Cowan, M.D., Ph.D. – will step down as director of the Fred &...

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Trump to speak at FFA convention

The IndyStar reports that President Donald Trump is set to speak at the National FFA Convention on Saturday. Local reports cite  a White House official confirming the news earlier today. FFA officials expect around 65,000 FFA members, guests and advisers to attend the 91st National FFA Conventio...

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One injured after semi runs into stopped train

WALLACE - Lincoln County deputies were called to a railroad crossing just east of Wallace on Highway 23 for an injury accident. It was reported a semi-tractor trailer struck a train. Deputies arrived on the scene and found a semi driven by forty-eight year old Daniel Rollenhagen of Wallace was westb...

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Judge upholds Monsanto verdict, cuts award to $78 million

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A Northern California judge on Monday upheld a jury's verdict that found Monsanto's weed killer caused a groundskeeper's cancer, but she slashed the amount of money to be paid from $289 million to $78 million. In denying Monsanto's request for a new trial, San Francisco Sup...

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Community Calendar

Oct
24
Wed
5:30 pm Community Input Sessions – Mid P...
Community Input Sessions – Mid P...
Oct 24 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Mid-Plains Community College wants to be the first choice in the region – for education, partnerships, employers and employees. It can’t do it alone. That’s why MPCC is planning a series of community input sessions[...]
Oct
25
Thu
4:30 pm Keep the Lights on Afterschool –... @ Lexington Middle School
Keep the Lights on Afterschool –... @ Lexington Middle School
Oct 25 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
4:30pm – Afterschool Program Rally (gym) 5:30pm – Expo Brings (Y gym) 5:30pm – Light Meal (Cafeteria) 7:00pm – Celebration Ends Lights on Afterschool is a national and local celebration creating awareness and support for[...]
Oct
26
Fri
all-day “Worship Encounter” First Church...
“Worship Encounter” First Church...
Oct 26 all-day
Friday Oct 26th at 7pm – Saturday, Oct 27 at 10am and 1:30pm and 7pm – Sunday Oct 28th at 10:30am Featuring worship leader; author and teacher – LaMar Boschman  
1:44 pm CUMC Youth Are You Fall-o-Ween J... @ CUMC Parkview
CUMC Youth Are You Fall-o-Ween J... @ CUMC Parkview
Oct 26 @ 1:44 pm – 2:44 pm
Open – Oct 19, 20, 26 & 27th Fun Maze (preschool-young Elementary) 7pm to 8pm Little bit of a spooky maze (Elementary & older) 8pm to 9pm Scary Maze (Older elementary-Adult) 9pm to 11pm Admission[...]
7:00 pm “The House on the Corner” – Hall...
“The House on the Corner” – Hall...
Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
As Halloween approaches, Bill Ross and a group of volunteers work to put on a haunted house for the Lexington Food Pantry. One can of food for the Lexington Food Pantry will provide entry into[...]