Nebraska man says feds price eagles too high

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ A Macy man charged with killing a bald eagle is arguing in federal court that prosecutors have greatly overvalued the bird at $10,000. According to rreports, the bird's worth could make a difference in Lamar Bertucci's sentence. Assistant U.S. Attorney Jan Sharp says that in fed...

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Nebraska man says feds price eagles too high

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ A Macy man charged with killing a bald eagle is arguing in federal court that prosecutors have greatly overvalued the bird at $10,000. According to rreports, the bird's worth could make a difference in Lamar Bertucci's sentence. Assistant U.S. Attorney Jan Sharp says that in fed...

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Bank offers $100 bonus to 200 new college accounts

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ Two hundred Nebraska families that start college savings accounts this fall will receive a $100 boost. First National Bank of Omaha says it hopes the payments will encourage people to start saving for college while their kids are young. New accounts for children ages 8 or younger ...

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Omaha Children's Museum opens farm exhibit

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ Kids visiting The Omaha Children's Museum can now learn a little more about what goes on outside the city's borders. According to reports, a new 10,000-square-foot agriculture-centered exhibit dubbed ``Once Upon a Farm'' opened Saturday. The exhibit will teach children about farmi...

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App offers information for Nebraska voters

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska voters can check their registration, request an early ballot and find polling place locations with a mobile website made available by the state. The Nebraska Secretary of State's office says the ``Voter View'' website is available to voters during the buildup to the Nov...

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Pilot program offers alternative in neglect cases

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska officials have launched a pilot program to keep more neglected children with their families, as long as steps can be taken to keep them safe. The program gives parents a chance to avoid law enforcement and the courts if they are deemed a low risk to hurt their children....

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Oct
21
Tue
8:30 am Blood Drive – Lexington
Blood Drive – Lexington
Oct 21 @ 8:30 am – 2:30 pm
Lexington Blood Drive.  Held at the First United Methodist Church in Lexington.  Please call Patty Jones at 308-325-4596 to make an appointment.
12:00 pm Lexington Area Christian Women’s... @ Kirk's Restaurant
Lexington Area Christian Women’s... @ Kirk's Restaurant
Oct 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Special Feature: “Shoes” presented by Crystal Werger, Director of the Dawson County Historical Society Museum Speaker: Jan Smith from Olathe, KS Reservations for lunch & cancellations by noon Monday, Oct, 20th Call Sheri 308-320-0952 or[...]
5:30 pm Economic Develiopment Basics for...
Economic Develiopment Basics for...
Oct 21 @ 5:30 pm – Oct 21 @ 9:00 pm
A workshop titled “Economic Development Basics for Progressive Communities will be held at the Blue Hill Community Senior Center, 555 W Gage St, Blue Hill on Tuesday October 21, 2014 at 5:30pm The cost to[...]
Oct
22
Wed
all-day Hope Evangelical Lutheran – Smit...
Hope Evangelical Lutheran – Smit...
Oct 22 all-day
6:30 pm WINGS  & Confirmation; 7:45 Choir practice
10:30 am Wednesday Library Story Time @ Lexington Public Library
Wednesday Library Story Time @ Lexington Public Library
Oct 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
The Lexington Public Library is hosting Story Time on Wednesdays this fall.  Pre-readers and their caregivers are invited to share stories, finger-plays and other activities each Wednesday morning from 10:30 to 11:00 am.  We are[...]

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