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CITY OF ALLIANCE ACTIVITY REPORT — AUGUST 29

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Welcome to the City of Alliance Activity Report! – All City of Alliance offices will be closed on Monday, September 1 for …Read More

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ROCK SWAP, HISTORY DAY HIGHLIGHT LABOR DAY WEEKEND IN CRAWFORD

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  This is a busy weekend in Crawford with the 28th annual Crawford Rock Swap today through Monday in the …Read More

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TEMPORARY RESTRAINING ORDER HALTS CHADRON PAVING PROJECT

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Dawes County District Judge Travis O’Gorman has granted a Chadron truck stop a temporary restraining order halting the scheduled paving …Read More

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CSC EAGLE RIDGE 3 READY TO OPEN, PACE PICKS UP ON RANGELAND CENTER

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The wait is almost over for the two dozen Chadron State College students scheduled to live this semester in the …Read More

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ALLIANCE PANHANDLE COOP OPEN HOUSE TODAY

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An open house and ribbon cutting ceremony will be held this afternoon (Thursday) at the recently opened Panhandle Cooperative Association …Read More

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NEW FACULTY AT CSC

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Several new faculty members have joined the Chadron State College community. They are Robin Brierly, Steve Coughlin, Marc Daczewitz, Josh …Read More

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FORMER ALLIANCE MAN PLEADS GUILTY TO CHILD PORNOGRAPHY POSESSION

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Thanks to KNEB Radio in Scottsbluff for assistance with this story A former Alliance resident entered a guilty plea Wednesday …Read More

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ALLIANCE, GERING WOMEN NAMED TO STATE’S 150TH BIRTHDAY COMMITTEE

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Gov. Dave Heineman has made seventeen appointments  to the Nebraska Sesquicentennial Commission, including Gering Junior High Principal Dora Olivares and former …Read More

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BBGH TRUSTEES RECEIVE UPDATE ON NEW INFORMATION SYSTEM

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The Box Butte General Hospital (BBGH) Board of Trustees was updated on the hospital’s progress on the transition from its …Read More

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ALLIANCE’S CARNEGIE ARTS CENTER TO HOST GRANT INFO WORKSHOP

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The Nebraska Arts Council (NAC) is travelling statewide this summer to lead a series of NAC grant information workshops, including …Read More

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SD COMPLETES ITS SHARE OF THE HEARTLAND EXPRESSWAY

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South Dakota’s portion of the Heartland Expressway is now officially complete, with 4 lanes open all the way from Rapid …Read More

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CNH ANNOUNCES MORE LAYOFFS AT GRAND ISLAND PLANT

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GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — A farm implement plant in Grand Island intends to cut nearly 240 more jobs. CNH …Read More

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HASTINGS COUPLE KILLED, 2 CHILDREN HURT IN CRASH

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SARONVILLE, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a Hastings couple has been killed and two of their children injured in a …Read More

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SECURITY WORKERS FIND LOADED GUN AT OMAHA AIRPORT

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Transportation Security Administration employees discovered a loaded handgun at a security checkpoint in an Omaha airport …Read More

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HUDSON MENG HOSTS KNAP-IN, ARTIFACT ROAD SHOW, ATLATL CHAMPIONSHIP

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Labor Day marks the traditional end of the summer tourism season and the Hudson Meng bison bonebed Education and Research …Read More

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2 EXCEPTIONS TO NEBRASKA SMOKING BAN STRUCK DOWN

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has struck down two exceptions to the state’s public smoking ban, dealing …Read More

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MORE STORMS AHEAD FOR SOPPING WET EASTERN NEBRASKA

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Forecasters say more rain has been forecast for sopping wet eastern Nebraska. A National Weather Service …Read More

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RUSHVILLE FUN DAYS ARE HERE AGAIN

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    Rushville is celebrating Labor Day this weekend with its annual Fun Days, highlighted by the Sunday night rededication …Read More

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WYOMING SHERIFF SAYS PASTOR ACTUALLY SHOT HIMSELF

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CENTENNIAL, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming law enforcement officials say a pastor who reported being shot and wounded in a struggle …Read More

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WYOMING WOMAN HIT BY BUS, DIES AT BURNING MAN

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BLACK ROCK DESERT, Nev. (AP) — A 29-year-old Wyoming woman attending the Burning Man counterculture festival in Nevada has died …Read More

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OPEN MIC FRIDAY AUGUST 29, 2014

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FRIDAY AUGUST 29, 2014   HB..ELLIOT 2ND–SAT HB..ELLIOT 2ND–SAT HB..HANNA STUDENT TEACHING AT EMERSON SCHOOL..FROM WATSON FAMILY HB..FRANCIS GA….MALE SHITZU …Read More

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BIG OPENING WEEKEND FOR HUSKER VB TEAM

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The seventh-ranked Nebraska volleyball team opens its season this weekend with a pair of top-15 showdowns at the Bob Devaney …Read More

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CYBER CORNER FOR FRIDAY, AUGUST 29

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IN THE NEWS: APPLE SETS DATE FOR ANNOUNCING NEW PRODUCTS SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — So, what does Apple have up …Read More

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COUNTRY MUSIC NEWS FOR FRIDAY, AUGUST 29

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RASCAL FLATTS, LeANN RIMES-MDA TELETHON CHICAGO (AP) — Some top country stars will be among those taking part in this …Read More

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MORNING MUSIC NEWS FOR FRIDAY, AUGUST 29

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SAMMY HAGAR SUIT DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A federal appeals court says an Iowa woman who claims rock singer …Read More

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DRY BEAN HARVEST EQUIPMENT DEMONSTRATION IN SEPT.

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The University of Nebraska in cooperation with equipment dealers and bean processing companies is planning a dry bean direct harvest …Read More

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THUNE ADDRESSES GRAIN SHIPMENT DELAYS AT SD FORUM

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RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — Republican U.S. Senator John Thune says he is doing everything he can to ensure that …Read More

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OMAHA MAN CONVICTED OF SEVERAL CONSPIRACIES

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a 48-year-old Omaha man has been convicted of conspiracies to launder money and …Read More

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NOVEMBER TRIAL SET IN NEBRASKA CATTLE THEFT

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  NELIGH, Neb. (AP) — A November trial has been scheduled for two Nebraskans accused of cattle theft. Norfolk radio …Read More

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NEBRASKA MAN GIVEN PRISON FOR INCIDENT WITH TASER

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  LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — An eastern Nebraska man has been sentenced to several years in prison for an incident …Read More

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