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ALLIANCE NATIVE TO BE PART OF HUSKER VS. MINNESOTA TUNNEL WALK

Alliance, KCOW Radio, Local News

KCOW Radio has learned that Lance Corporal Billy Simmons, USMC, son of Steve Simmons of Alliance and Linda Buffington of …Read More

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“HORSE TRAILER FULL” OF DOGS KILLED IN RESERVATION ROUNDUP AFTER MAULING DEATH

Chadron, Local News

Oglala Sioux tribal officials rounded up and killed a large number of dogs on the Pine Ridge Reservation yesterday in …Read More

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BAXTER BLACK TO PERFORM IN ALLIANCE JANUARY 9

Alliance, KCOW Radio, Local News

  American cowboy, poet, philosopher and former large-animal veterinarian Baxter Black will perform in Alliance on Friday, January 9 at the …Read More

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SWANN RECOGNIZES OPERATIONS MGR FOR 20 YEARS WITH AGENCY

Chadron, Local News

SWANN…the Solid Waste Agency of Northwest Nebraska…has recognized operations manager Dwayne Rhembrandt for 20 years of service. SWANN is marking …Read More

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DRAFT VERSION OF CHADRON HOTEL-MOTEL STUDY COMPLETED

Chadron, Local News

Nebraska Northwest Development Corporation executive director Deb Cottier says the draft version of a professional study on the hotel-motel needs …Read More

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NRD POSTER CONTEST WINNERS ANNOUNCED

Chadron, Local News

The Upper Niobrara White Natural Resources District has announced the winners of the 2014 NRD Poster Contest, which had the …Read More

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THREE PERFORMANCES REMAIN FOR CSC DRAMA “WIT”

Chadron, Local News

The Chadron State College theater department production of the award-winning drama “Wit” continues its run in the Memorial Hall Black …Read More

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ALLIANCE TO HOST CHAUTAUQUA IN JUNE, 2015

Alliance, KCOW Radio, Local News

  Alliance will be hosting Chautauqua June 10-14, 2015. The theme, is “Free Land? 1862 and the Shaping of Modern …Read More

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CITY OF ALLIANCE ACTIVITY REPORT — NOV. 21

Alliance, KCOW Radio, Local News

All City of Alliance offices will be closed on Thursday, November 27 and Friday, November 28 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.  …Read More

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19TH ANNUAL ROCKY MOUNTAIN ELK FOUNDATION BANQUET AND AUCTION FRI NIGHT IN CHADRON

Chadron, Local News

The Pine Ridge Chapter of the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation holds its 19th annual banquet and auction tonight at the …Read More

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Regional News
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SENATOR FISCHER NAMES NEW CHIEF OF STAFF

Regional News

Nebraska U-S Senator Deb Fischer has promoted Deputy Chief of Staff and Communications Director Joe Hack to Chief of Staff, …Read More

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NEBRASKA HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION RATE AT RECORD LEVEL

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The Department of Education says Nebraska’s public high-school graduation rate increased slightly this year, but came up just shy of …Read More

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UNL ROOM AND BOARD TO GO UP 3.5% ANNUALLY FOR THE NEXT 5 YEARS

Regional News

The University of Nebraska Regents have passed a five-year plan that will increase room and board rates at UNL by …Read More

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NO TUITION INCREASE FOR WYO COMMUNITY COLLEGES NEXT YEAR

Regional News

The Wyoming Community College Commission has voted 6-1 to keep freeze tuition rates next year at all 7 of the …Read More

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AG: JUSTICE WAS SERVED WITH CARDEILHAC VERDICT

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Nebraska Attorney General Jon Bruning says “justice was served” with the 2nd degree murder conviction this week of 16 year …Read More

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21st CENTURY EQUIPMENT TO PURCHASE FRANK IMPLEMENT

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Panhandle-based 21st Century Equipment has purchased Frank Implement and its leasing arm, Panhandle Acceptance Company. Full terms were not released, …Read More

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ANGLERS REMINDED TO BE CAREFUL ON FROZEN LAKES

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Anglers are being reminded to use caution this winter when venturing onto frozen lakes and reservoirs. …Read More

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JUDGE DETAINS COLORADO MAN ON HEROIN CHARGE

Regional News

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A Colorado man has pleaded not guilty to a federal charge of supplying heroin that killed …Read More

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HUNTING REVEALS GOOD YEAR FOR WYOMING SAGE GROUSE

Regional News

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — State biologists in Wyoming say hunting is helping the greater sage grouse by providing critical data …Read More

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FAIR OFFICIALS WORKING ON OUTDOOR CONCERT PLAN

Regional News

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska State Fair officials are working on a plan to book a bigger musical act …Read More

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CSC MEN 11th, WOMEN 12th AT NCAA CROSS-COUNTRY REGIONALS

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The Chadron State College men’s cross country team placed 11th and the women 12th at the South Central Regional Championships, held on …Read More

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UNL OFFERING FREE AG ECONOMICS OUTLOOK MEETING MONDAY 9-NOON IN GERING

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The 10th annual Cornhusker Economics Outlook meeting series comes to the Gering Civic Center this coming Monday morning, Nov 27, …Read More

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USDA EXPANDS ELIGIBILITY AND LENDING LIMITS TO BEGINNING AND FAMILY FARMERS

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has improved farm loans by expanding eligibility and increasing lending limits to help more …Read More

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MINNESOTA BEATS NEBRASKA, 28-24 ON SENIOR DAY

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Nebraska only trailed for the game’s final 3:25, but the Huskers’ last drive ended on a turnover inside the Minnesota …Read More

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JAMES B. MULHERN, 58

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James B. Mulhern, 58, died on Friday, November 21, 2014 at his home in Alliance with his family by his side. He …Read More

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POOR SECOND HALF COSTS EAGLES AGAINST THE LOPERS

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CHADRON – The 175th men’s basketball battle between Chadron State and Nebraska-Kearney  was a thriller – for one half. Then …Read More

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WNCC VB SEASON ENDS IN CONSOLATION SEMIS AT NATIONAL TOURNEY

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CASPER, Wyo. – The Western Nebraska Community College volleyball team’s season came to an end in the consolation semifinals of the NJCAA …Read More

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TURNOVERS, OFFENSIVE REBOUNDS, FOUL SHOOTING DOOM LADY EAGLES

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WAYNE, Neb. – The 12th-ranked Wayne State College women’s basketball team outscored Chadron State by 28 points in the second …Read More

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WNCC STAYS ALIVE AT VB NATIONAL TOURNEY, TOPS HUTCHINSON CC IN 5 SETS

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The Western Nebraska Community College volleyball team stayed alive in the consolation bracket of the NJCAA national tournament in Casper …Read More

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