Safety-net programs keep 48,000 NE children out of poverty

Safety-net programs seem to be making a dent in fighting child poverty in Nebraska.  A  recent report from the Annie E. Casey Foundation uses a U.S. Census Bureau calculator called the  "supplemental poverty measure"  that takes into account the effects of government programs when measuring pove...

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Safety-net programs keep 48,000 NE children out of poverty

Safety-net programs seem to be making a dent in fighting child poverty in Nebraska.  A  recent report from the Annie E. Casey Foundation uses a U.S. Census Bureau calculator called the  "supplemental poverty measure"  that takes into account the effects of government programs when measuring pove...

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Senators juggle jobs while in Legislature

LINCOLN--Sen. John Keuhn of Heartwell grips the handle of his gray travel mug, only setting it down to gesture with his hands while speaking. The freshman lawmaker thrives on coffee while juggling three jobs and serving as a senator. Of the 49 senators in the Nebraska Legislature, only seven ar...

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York native is returning to his radio roots

The Nebraska Rural Radio Association selected  Brad Leggett to be the new station manager at KAWL / KTMX. The NRRA, which is buying the stations from MWB Broadcasting, will take possession later this spring  pending FCC approval. Leggett, who most recently served as Director of Sales for Ent...

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Racicky sentenced in final domestic case

A 43-year-old man was sentenced to prison Friday in Dawson County District Court in connection with a domestic violence case involving his now former wife. Dawson County District Judge James Doyle ordered Terry Racicky to serve one year for Protection Order Violation concurrently with a 20-month to ...

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AFBF President Bob Stallman says Votes Show WOTUS is Flawed

“Key votes this week in the Senate delivered a resounding message that the proposed Waters of the U.S. rule is flawed in both substance and process. Senators indicated they will not tolerate outlandish regulatory actions that disregard established law, and by their action put federal regulators on...

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all-day Spring Turkey Hunting Workshops ...
Spring Turkey Hunting Workshops ...
Mar 28 all-day
The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will host six spring turkey hunting workshops across the state to help prepare hunters for the upcoming seasons. The free, two-hour workshops are open to all turkey hunters, regardless[...]
9:00 am Veterans Fundraiser Banquet – Le...
Veterans Fundraiser Banquet – Le...
Mar 28 @ 9:00 am
A shooting clinics fundraiser event for veterans will be held March  28th through a collaborative effort of 1000 Plus, LLC Robb Jeffrey Memorial Range and the Heartland Military Museum.  Jeffrey Range will host an array[...]
5:00 pm 25th Annual Fire/Rescue Fundrais... @ Boelus Civic Center
25th Annual Fire/Rescue Fundrais... @ Boelus Civic Center
Mar 28 @ 5:00 pm
Boelus Fire/Rescue Dinner March 28th 2015.  Boelus Civic Center, Main Street, Boelus, NE.  Serving 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Free will offering.  All proceeds go for new equipment. Serving beef, pork, baked beans, Boelus potatoes[...]
5:30 pm Anselmo Volunteer Fire Dept Annu... @ Anselmo Fire Hall
Anselmo Volunteer Fire Dept Annu... @ Anselmo Fire Hall
Mar 28 @ 5:30 pm
Anselmo Volunteer Fire Department Annual Pancake & Sausage Supper at the Anselmo Fire Hall starting at 5:30 pm – Free Will Donation.  This year’s proceeds will aid Ray June into another house.  Ray lost his[...]
5:30 pm Exeter Feeders & Breeders Banquet @ Milligan Auditorium
Exeter Feeders & Breeders Banquet @ Milligan Auditorium
Mar 28 @ 5:30 pm
Social at 5:30 pm, Banquet at 6:30 pm.  Entertainment by the Dylan Bloom Band.  For tickets call Joel Weber 402-946-2441
5:30 pm Weaving Families Together – Gran... @ Riverside Golf Club
Weaving Families Together – Gran... @ Riverside Golf Club
Mar 28 @ 5:30 pm
Fundraising dinner for Nebraska Children’s Home call 402-451-0787 for tickets

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