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West Nile virus detected in mosquitoes in Dodge County

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) _ Officials say the West Nile virus has been detected in Dodge County for the first time this year. According to reports, the Three Rivers Public Health Department is monitoring the situation with tests in Dodge, Washington and Saunders counties. The virus is transmitted to ...

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West Nile virus detected in mosquitoes in Dodge County

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) _ Officials say the West Nile virus has been detected in Dodge County for the first time this year. According to reports, the Three Rivers Public Health Department is monitoring the situation with tests in Dodge, Washington and Saunders counties. The virus is transmitted to ...

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Federal Judge Says 'Ag-Gag' Law Unconstitutional

A federal judge granted a summary judgment on Monday to an animal-rights group, ruling that an Idaho law against videotaping farm operations is unconstitutional. The Animal Legal Defense Fund had filed a lawsuit last year against Idaho's governor and attorney general. Idaho is one of seven stat...

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Ag Groups Say Memos Detail EPA's Disregard of Army Corps WOTUS Concerns

Internal memos released by the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee reveal the Army Corps of Engineers, the primary regulator over Environmental Protection Agency’s “waters of the United States” rule, believes that the rule will not hold up in the courts and that it grossly misinter...

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Police: Boy had gun in shooting, but no bullet casings found

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ Omaha police say a 12-year-old boy was carrying a handgun when he and two teenagers allegedly ambushed two men, but investigators did not recover any bullet casings from his weapon after the fatal shooting. According to reports, the boy had a .40-caliber handgun with an extende...

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Grain Farm Income Expected To Drop Significantly in 2015

Grain farmers should brace for a drop in net incomes this year as the prices for corn, soybeans and wheat have fallen significantly from recent years, according to the American Farm Bureau Federation. The latest Agricultural Prices report, released last week by the National Agricultural Statistic...

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Community Calendar

Aug
4
Tue
all-day Cuming County Board of Superviso...
Cuming County Board of Superviso...
Aug 4 all-day
Cuming County Board of Supervisors/Planning Commission meeting scheduled for August 4th has been postponed until a later date
12:00 pm American Red Cross Blood Drive
American Red Cross Blood Drive
Aug 4 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
American Red Cross Blood Drive Tuesday, August 4th from noon to 6 p.m. at St. Mary’s Church in Leigh. To make an appointment to give blood, download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit redcrossblood.org[...]
Aug
5
Wed
all-day Aksarben Stock Show Rodeo
Aksarben Stock Show Rodeo
Aug 5 all-day
AKSARBEN Stock Show & Rodeo Thursday, September 24th thru Saturday, September 26th at CenturyLink Center in Omaha. Kids tickets start at $10, with adult tickets starting at $17. 2015 Tickets on Sale now thru ticketmaster.com.
all-day West Point Community Foundation ...
West Point Community Foundation ...
Aug 5 all-day
West Point Community Foundation Nebraska Volleyball Raffle ticket going on through August 24th. You can purchase your ticket at KTIC or any local West Point business. Win a pair of season tickets to Nebraska Volleyball.[...]
5:00 pm Pilger’s 13th Annual Sweet Corn ...
Pilger’s 13th Annual Sweet Corn ...
Aug 5 @ 5:00 pm – Aug 5 @ 9:00 pm
Pilger’s 13th Annual Sweet Corn & Hamburger Feed Wednesday, August 5th serving from 5pm to 9pm at Wisner Auditorium in Wisner. Free will donation. 100% of the proceeds go to Pilger Pool Fund.
Aug
7
Fri
all-day Bancroft St Paul Lutheran Church...
Bancroft St Paul Lutheran Church...
Aug 7 all-day
Bancroft St Paul Lutheran Church Worship Service Change from Sunday to Saturday evening at 6:30 pm in Bancroft.
all-day Spiritual Topography: Learning f...
Spiritual Topography: Learning f...
Aug 7 all-day
Spiritual Topography: Learning from Some of the “Lewis-and-Clarks” of the Human Heart Retreat Friday, August 7th and Saturday, August 8th at Saint Benedict Center in Schuyler. With Father Thomas A. Greisen. Start Friday, 7:30 PM.[...]
all-day West Point Chamber Coffee
West Point Chamber Coffee
Aug 7 all-day
West Point Chamber Coffee Friday, August 7th at 10am at B&B Video/Wedding Storytellers in West Point.

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