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ALLIANCE ST. AGNES REPORT – SEPT. 2

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September 2, 2014 Dear Parents and Students: I hope everyone had a nice Labor Day Weekend. School is off to …Read More

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BOX BUTTE COUNTY COMMISSIONERS MEETING AGENDA – SEPT. 2

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BOX BUTTE COUNTY COMMISSIONERS’ MEETING AGENDA Tuesday, September 2, 2014 – 8:00 a.m. Roll call – Pledge of Allegiance – …Read More

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BBGH AUXILIARY HOME TOUR SEPTEMBER 14

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  The annual Box Butte General Hospital Auxiliary Home Tour will take place Sunday, September 14 from 1 pm to …Read More

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Traffic using Sweetwater Avenue from 14th Street to 10th Street will only be able to travel SOUTH before and during football games.

TRAFFIC PATTERNS TO BE ENFORCED BY ALLIANCE P.D. DURING BULLDOG FOOTBALL GAMES

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The Alliance High football team opens the home portion of its schedule this Friday, September 5 against the Aurora Huskies. …Read More

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ALLIANCE SCHOOL BOARD MEETING AGENDA — SEPT. 1

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Alliance Public Schools Board of Education Meeting Agenda Monday, Sept. 1.   7 pm. Alliance Board of Education Room I. Opening 1. …Read More

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“GAGE’S WALLET” TO BENEFIT HEMINGFORD CLASS OF 2015

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Gage Edwards passed away on June 12, 2005 at the age of 8.  He would have turned 18 years old …Read More

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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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WYOMING MAINTAINS LOW UNEMPLOYMENT THROUGH 1Q 2014

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming’s unemployment rate was well below the national average over the first three months of this …Read More

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WYOMING CARABON TEST SITE COULD BE CHOSEN SOON

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CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — The location of a proposed facility to test out new technologies for capturing carbon dioxide from …Read More

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CASPER LOOKS AT REGULATING ELECTRONIC BILLBOARDS

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CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — The city of Casper is looking at regulating electronic billboards. City planners have been talking with …Read More

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SUSPECT IN SD MOTEL SHOOTING STILL AT LARGE

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RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — Police in Rapid City say they are still searching for the 28-year-old male suspect in …Read More

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BULLHEAD FISHING RECOMMENDED FOR BEGINNERS

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Several eastern Nebraska lakes will be stocked with bullheads for late-summer fishing. The Nebraska Game and …Read More

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POLICE: OMAHA MAN ARRESTED IN HOME INVASION

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police say they’ve arrested a man who broke into his ex-wife’s home while armed with …Read More

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POLICE: MAN ARRESTED AFTER POLICE CHASE IN OMAHA

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police say they’ve arrested a 20-year-old man who fled from police before driving his truck …Read More

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NEBRASKAN RECEIVES PRISON SENTENCE FOR STABBING WIFE, STANDOFF

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COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — A 58-year-old Columbus man convicted of stabbing and assaulting his wife before a standoff with police …Read More

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LINCOLN MAN SENTENCED FOR BEATING DEATHS

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A suspected gang member has been sentenced to prison for helping beat to death two Lincoln …Read More

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HASTINGS STORM CLEANUP COSTLY, TIME-CONSUMING

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HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — The cleanup of wood debris from this year’s storms has proved to be costly and time-consuming …Read More

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MARGARET BIXBY, 85

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Margaret “Marg” Ruth (Merrihew) Bixby, 85, died Thursday, August 28, 2014 at Highland Park Care Center in Alliance. She was …Read More

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DOVE SEASON OPENS

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LINCOLN – The statewide dove hunting season opened in Nebraska on Sept. 1 and will run through Oct. 30. The …Read More

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OPEN MIC TUESDAY SEPT. 2, 2014

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TUESDAY SEPT. 2, 2014   GOLDEN AGE CLUB TONITE…6-9 PM…..THURSDAY PINOCOLE CLASS..1PM….BOOK CLUB WILL MEET FRIDAY 9:30-10:30 AM..ALL AT THE …Read More

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BACKERS OF NEBRASKA WAGE HIKE TARGET NEW VOTERS

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Backers of a ballot measure that seeks to raise Nebraska’s minimum wage say the effort could …Read More

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NO TALKS SETAS CHI HEALTH-BLUE CROSS PACT EXPIRES

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A contract between Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska and Catholic Health Initiatives’ UniNet has expired, …Read More

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HOSPITAL RELEASES 2 GIRLS AFTER CAMEL RIDE FALL

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GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — Two girls injured while riding a camel at the Nebraska State Fair have been released …Read More

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‘GUARDIANS’ TOPS LABOR DAY, SUMMER BOX OFFICE

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The intergalactic misfits of “Guardians of the Galaxy” are the summer’s box-office superheroes. According to studio …Read More

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BOONE CENTRAL SCHOOLS SUBMIT BOND ISSUE TO VOTERS

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ALBION, Neb. (AP) — Officials at Boone Central Schools in Albion are ready to ask voters again to consider a …Read More

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LINCOLN PUBLIC SAFETY CHIEF SEEKS NEW RADIO SYSTEM

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The public safety director for the city of Lincoln says the city needs to replace its …Read More

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COUNTRY MUSIC NEWS FOR TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 2

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CARRIE UNDERWOOD IS EXPECTING NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A country superstar and her hockey-playing husband are expecting. “American Idol” winner Carrie …Read More

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MORNING MUSIC NEWS FOR TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 2

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LABOR DAY WEEKEND MEANS CELEBRITY WEDDINGS NEW YORK (AP) — It was a big weekend for musicians getting married. Donnie …Read More

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