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2014 DAWES COUNTY FAIR SCHEDULE

Chadron, Local News

Schedule Change!! Please note that the DAWES COUNTY HALL OF FAME and RECEPTION has been re-scheduled to 3:00 PM on …Read More

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BOX BUTTE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS CLEAN UP DAY IS SATURDAY

Alliance, KCOW Radio, Local News

The annual Box Butte County Fairgrounds clean up day is this Saturday, July 26 beginning at 8 a.m.    You …Read More

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SECOND OPINION SOUGHT ON ALLIANCE LIBRARY STRUCTURE

Alliance, KCOW Radio, Local News

  Alliance City Manager J.D. Cox says the city is getting a second opinion on structural issues with the Alliance …Read More

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CHADRON STORM SEWER PROJECT PROGRESSING STEADILY

Chadron, Local News

Work continues to move forward steadily on Chadron’s multi-million dollar storm sewer upgrade and expansion project. City Public Works Director …Read More

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2014 BOX BUTTE COUNTY FAIR 4-H SCHEDULE

Alliance, KCOW Radio, Local News

2014 Box Butte County Fair 4-H Schedule Saturday, July 26 8 am Family Fairgrounds Clean-up Day Thursday, July 31 8:30 …Read More

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BANDS ON BORDEAUX TONIGHT: UNDER THE BUS

Chadron, Local News

Bands on Bordeaux, Chadron’s new summer concert series, offers its third band tonight as part of 3-hours of family entertainment …Read More

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TEEN AND LITTLE MISS CONTESTANTS SOUGHT FOR CHADRON PAGEANT

Chadron, Local News

CHADRON – Applications are now available for the Miss Chadron Outstanding Teen and Little Miss Chadron Pageant, set forSunday, September …Read More

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FIREFIGHTING AIR STATIONS, PLANES NOW OPERATIONAL

Alliance, Chadron, Local News

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — New airport stations designed to serve a firefighting plane in rural Nebraska are now up and …Read More

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BLUE BIRD COACH TO TRANSPORT ALLIANCE ACTIVITY STUDENTS (With Audio)

Alliance, KCOW Radio, Local News

The Alliance School Board has agreed to purchase an activity bus for $97,500 minus $20,000 trade in for a six-year-old …Read More

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MOUNTAIN LION KILLED NEAR CHADRON

Chadron, Local News, Outdoors

LINCOLN — A 5-month-old female mountain lion was shot south of Chadron in Dawes County on Saturday, July 19. A …Read More

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PANHANDLE NO-TILL PARTNERSHIP OFFERS DAKOTAS TOUR

Regional News

The Panhandle No-till Partnership (PNTP) is hosting a tour to North and South Dakota to visit with some of the …Read More

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GALE LEAVES “HISTORIC HORSE RACE” GAMBLING MEASURE ON NOV BALLOT

Regional News

Nebraska Secretary of State John Gale has rejected a request that he remove a proposed constitutional amendment authorizing machine gambling …Read More

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FINAL WYO INVESTIGATIVE REPORT CRITICIZES HILL BUT DOESN’T PROPOSE PENALTIES

Regional News

The special legislative committee investigating Wyoming schools Superintendent Cindy Hill’s handling of the state Department of Education has released a …Read More

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TAX RATE REVIEW COMMITTEE FINDS POSSIBLE SMALL BUDGET SHORTFALL FOR FY 15, AT LEAST FOR NOW

Regional News

The Nebraska Legislature’s Tax Rate Review Committee says the state faces a projected shortfall of nearly $4.6 million for the …Read More

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OMAHA CREATES LAND BANK FOR VACANT PROPERTY

Regional News

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The city of Omaha has created a municipal land bank to help clean up vacant and …Read More

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EDUCATION OFFICIALS SCRAP TEST SCORES

Regional News

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska education officials are throwing out the results of statewide writing tests plagued by technological problems. …Read More

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COLUMBUS MAN PLEADS NO CONTEST TO STANDOFF CHARGES

Regional News

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — A 58-year-old Columbus man has pleaded no contest to charges he stabbed his wife and initiated …Read More

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$1M UPGRADE SOUGHT FOR RAPID CITY’S DINOSAUR PARK

Regional News

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — An historic park overlooking Rapid City that features concrete and steel statues of dinosaurs might be …Read More

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RAPID CITY OFFICIALS SAY CAMPMFIRE STARTED BLAZE

Regional News

RAPID CITY, S.D.  (AP) — Rapid City officials are warning about the potential of grass fires after it was determined that …Read More

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SEVERAL FIRE CREWS BATTLE SOUTHERN NEBRASKA BLAZE

Regional News

FAIRFIELD, Neb. (AP) — Firefighters from several departments have been called in to battle a blaze at a farm implement …Read More

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POWELL PAYS RESPECTS TO LATE FOOTBALL COACH

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A memorial service was held this morning at Powell High School’s Panther Stadium for head football coach Jim Stringer, who …Read More

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OPEN MIC THURSDAY JULY 24, 2014

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THURSDAY JULY 24, 2014   FRONT PORCH SALE…ALL DAY TODAY…STUFFED ANIMALS..BEANIE BABIES…DVD’S…HALF PRICE TODAY…E-19 MEADOWS LF..YARD WORK..LAWN MOWING..ODD JOBS…763-8571 HB..TODD …Read More

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BOX BUTTE COUNTY JAIL BOOKING ACTIVITY, JULY 15 – JULY 21

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HOUSTON K. DAVIS, 26, CLASS 4 FELONY, ISSUE BAD CHECK-$500 TO LESS THAN $1,500 This information is not criminal history. …Read More

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CSC PROMOTES BRAD GAMBLE TO INTERIM HEAD COACH OF TRACK AND CROSS COUNTRY

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Chadron State College has promoted assistant track coach Brad Gamble to interim head coach for both track and cross country. …Read More

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CITY OF CHADRON: BE PREPARED WHEN A TORNADO WARNING IS DECLARED!

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Even though it is late July, Tuesday evening was a reminder that despite the hot weather, we still face the …Read More

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CSC RECRUIT HELPS LEAD BLUE TEAM TO VICTORY IN NEB COACHES ASSN ALL-STAR VB GAME

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Incoming Chadron State College freshman recruit Kenzie May of Indianola and Southwest High School helped lead the Blue team to a …Read More

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OPEN MIC WEDNESDAY JULY 23, 2014

Most Recent & Open Mic

WEDNESDAY JULY 23, 2014   FRONT PORCH SALE..E-19 MEADOWS..UNTIL 4 PM TODAY GARAGE SALE..E-19 MEADOWS..WII GAMES..DVDS..DOGHOUSE..BIRD BATH…UNTIL 4 TODAY..SOME ITEMS …Read More

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CYBER CORNER FOR WEDNESDAY, JULY 23

Most Recent & Entertainment, National News

IN THE NEWS: STUB-HUB GETS HIT BY HACKERS NEW YORK (AP) — StubHub is the latest online seller to be …Read More

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