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12-year old sought in Miller Park shooting; two teenage boys arrested in case

Two teenage boys have been taken into custody, and Omaha police are still seeking a 12-year old boy in last week's fatal shooting at north Omaha's Miller Park. The teenage boys, 17-year old Jamar Milton and 15-year old Shuntayvious Primes-Willis, were each to be booked on suspicion of homicide. ...

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12-year old sought in Miller Park shooting; two teenage boys arrested in case

Two teenage boys have been taken into custody, and Omaha police are still seeking a 12-year old boy in last week's fatal shooting at north Omaha's Miller Park. The teenage boys, 17-year old Jamar Milton and 15-year old Shuntayvious Primes-Willis, were each to be booked on suspicion of homicide. ...

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Platte County fair starts Wednesday

The Platte County Fair is set for Wednesday through Sunday in Columbus. The Norfolk Daily News reports Merriam's Shows and Rides start at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday with the 4-H talent show at 6:30 p.m. On Thursday, the Columbus Area Chamber of Commerce agribusiness breakfast is at 7:00 a.m. with th...

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Fremont man facing multiple charges

A 47-year old Fremont man faces numerous charges after allegedly chasing and threatening people with a knife. According to the Fremont Tribune, David Wervelca has been charged with criminal attempt-second degree assault, use of a weapon to commit a felony, possession of a weapon by a fugitive or ...

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Chapman given five more years for attempting to escape

A Denison, Iowa man serving life in prison for murder was given an additional 5 years for attempting to escape. According to the Sioux City Journal, 20-year old Jayden Chapman pled guilty in Crawford County District Court to assaulting a jailer with intent to inflict serious injury. Prosecutor...

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Crop Progress and Condition July 6

Nebraska For the week ending July 5, 2015, rainfall of one inch or more was common across much of the northern half of Nebraska, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. Temperatures averaged above normal in the western half of the State but below normal in the east. Whea...

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Jul
7
Tue
all-day Cuming County 4-H Council Meeting
Cuming County 4-H Council Meeting
Jul 7 all-day
Cuming County 4-H Council Tuesday, July 7th at 7pm in the Cuming County Courthouse Meeting Room in West Point. The agenda for the meeting is available for review in the Extension Office in West Point.
all-day Grace Lutheran Day Camp
Grace Lutheran Day Camp
Jul 7 all-day
Attend the Grace Lutheran Day Camp, July 20th through Thursday, July 23rd, from 9 a.m. till 3 p.m. Cost is $20 per child or $30 per family. Kids should bring a sack lunch. You can[...]
Jul
8
Wed
8:30 am Pender WIC & Immunization Clinic
Pender WIC & Immunization Clinic
Jul 8 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Pender WIC & Immunization Clinic Wednesday, July 8th from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm at Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership in Pender. For an appointment or for more information regarding the WIC or Immunization Programs[...]
9:00 am Scribner Area Chamber Monthly Co...
Scribner Area Chamber Monthly Co...
Jul 8 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Scribner Area Chamber Monthly Coffee Thursday, July 8th from 9am to 10:30am at the Musbach Museum in Scribner. The public is invited to stop in and visit the museum and enjoy some refreshments and fellowship.
6:00 pm American Legion Post #70 & VFW A...
American Legion Post #70 & VFW A...
Jul 8 @ 6:00 pm – Jul 8 @ 8:00 pm
American Legion Post #70 & VFW #4912 Meeting Wednesday, July 8th at Sunny Side Up Cafe in West Point. Order off menu at 6pm with meeting at 7pm. For more info call Larry 402-372-2465.
Jul
9
Thu
all-day Grace Lutheran Day Camp
Grace Lutheran Day Camp
Jul 9 all-day
Attend the Grace Lutheran Day Camp, July 20th through Thursday, July 23rd, from 9 a.m. till 3 p.m. Cost is $20 per child or $30 per family. Kids should bring a sack lunch. You can[...]
Jul
10
Fri
all-day Oakland Mercy Hospital Foundatio...
Oakland Mercy Hospital Foundatio...
Jul 10 all-day
Oakland Mercy Hospital Foundation Golf Tournament Friday, July 10th at the Oakland Golf Course. $150 per 2 person team. To register contact Oakland Mercy Hospital attention Tom at 402-685-5601.
Jul
11
Sat
all-day 6th Annual Blackjack Run
6th Annual Blackjack Run
Jul 11 all-day
6th Annual Blackjack Run Saturday, July 11th with registration from 11am to 12:30pm at Roadhouse Lounge in West Point. $20 per rider/driver, $15 per passenger. Pre-registration is available by stopping at Roadhouse Lounge. All modes[...]

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