Bates found guilty of three charges

  A Dawson County District Court Jury found a 40-year-old Dawson County jail inmate guilty last week on three of the six charges he faced in connection with a disturbance while on work release. Kevin Bates was working on a rural Gothenburg farm on February 8th when a disturbance broke out in...

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Bates found guilty of three charges

  A Dawson County District Court Jury found a 40-year-old Dawson County jail inmate guilty last week on three of the six charges he faced in connection with a disturbance while on work release. Kevin Bates was working on a rural Gothenburg farm on February 8th when a disturbance broke out in...

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Historian to discuss wind power in Lincoln speech

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ The nation's drive for renewable energy has changed the face of the Great Plains, dotting vast tracts of land with windmills. But the reliance on wind isn't new. For decades Plains people have been using wind to survive and prosper. In a talk on Thursday at the Great Plains Art ...

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Huskers re-enter AP Top 25 poll

After Saturday night's 55-19 win over Fresno State, the Nebraska football team re-entered the Associated Press Top 25 college football poll. The Huskers, who fell out of the poll last week, are ranked No. 24 in the latest standings. Michigan State is the highest ranked Big Ten team in the poll...

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Horse groups not giving up Nebraska court ruling

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ A ballot measure to allow machine betting on old horse races may have died in court this year, but supporters are already looking ahead to 2016. Horse owners and racing groups are pondering their options now that the Nebraska Supreme Court has stripped the issue from this year's...

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Team Jack Radiothon taking place Thursday

The 2nd annual Team Jack Radiothon is being held on Thursday at The Railyard in Lincoln from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Jack's Father, Andy Hoffman, says a number of people will give testimonials. "You know we're going to be broadcasting statewide. I think some great testimonials about the foundation, some...

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all-day Fundraiser for Wilson Public Lib...
Fundraiser for Wilson Public Lib...
Sep 16 all-day
Runza Restaurants will conduct the 12th Annual Great Books for Great Kids fundraiser. The funds will benefit the Wilson Public Library in Cozad by helping to purchase children’s books. Contact Laurie at 308-784-2019 Please take[...]
11:00 am Sorghum Field Day – Trenton
Sorghum Field Day – Trenton
Sep 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
From Hazard, go 2 1/4 miles north on County road WPA Sherman Ave to plot sign at the field on the right Sorghum farmers are invited to attend the 2014 Sorghum Field Days to be[...]
3:00 pm Area Christian Women’s Connectio...
Area Christian Women’s Connectio...
Sep 16 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
6:30 pm Dinner for $6.75 inclusive. Reservations & cancellations by noon Monday, Sept 15th. Call Sheri 308-320-0952 or Julene 308-324-4342. Speaker: Sara Forsberg Music: Cabriolet
Sep
17
Wed
11:00 am Sorghum Field Day – Trenton
Sorghum Field Day – Trenton
Sep 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
From Orleans, go 1 1/4 miles northwest on Hwy 136, turn right onto County Road at the plot sign Sorghum farmers are invited to attend the 2014 Sorghum Field Days to be held at five[...]
6:30 pm Hope Evangelical Lutheran – Smit...
Hope Evangelical Lutheran – Smit...
Sep 17 @ 6:30 pm – Sep 17 @ 8:00 pm
6:30 pm WINGS & Confirmation

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