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Omaha man charged with arson after allegedly setting home on fire

A 36-year old Omaha man faces a first-degree arson charge as he is suspected of starting his home on fire after his wife refused his sexual advances. The Omaha World-Herald reports Gilberto Garcia waived a preliminary hearing and is set to stand trial in Douglas County District Court. Garcia, ...

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Omaha man charged with arson after allegedly setting home on fire

A 36-year old Omaha man faces a first-degree arson charge as he is suspected of starting his home on fire after his wife refused his sexual advances. The Omaha World-Herald reports Gilberto Garcia waived a preliminary hearing and is set to stand trial in Douglas County District Court. Garcia, ...

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Phone scam reported in Norfolk

The Norfolk Daily News is reporting that there is a phone scam in Norfolk that a caller threatens businesses and residents that their electricity will be shut off if they don't pay their electric bill immediately with a pre-paid Greendot card. Individuals posing as NPPD representatives inform cus...

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Man charged with murder to undergo evaluation

A Sioux City murder case has been suspended while the man charged undergoes a psychiatric evaluation. According to the Sioux City Journal, Isack Abdinur has been ordered by a judge to be evaluated since there's probable cause he's not mentally competent to stand trial. Abdinur has pled not gui...

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Papillion man found guilty of shooting 2 dogs with BB gun

PAPILLION, Neb. (AP) _ A Papillion man has been found guilty of shooting his family's two dogs with a BB gun, killing one of them. According to reports, 56-year-old Barry L. Richey was convicted Wednesday. He had pleaded no contest to two counts of cruel neglect of an animal. According to p...

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Endangered pallid sturgeon larvae found in Missouri River

BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) _ Scientists say that three fish larvae captured from the Missouri River last year have been confirmed as those of the endangered pallid sturgeon. A U.S. Geological Survey news release issued Thursday says the 1- to 3-day-old larvae were among hundreds of larval shovelnose stu...

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Community Calendar

Aug
3
Mon
9:00 am American Red Cross Blood Drive
American Red Cross Blood Drive
Aug 3 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
American Red Cross Blood Drive Monday, August 3rd from 9am to 3pm at the Dodge Veterans Club in Dodge. Call Carolyn Hunke or Peggy Oelkers 402-693-2450 to make an appointment. Walk-ins are welcome!
12:00 pm American Red Cross Blood Drive
American Red Cross Blood Drive
Aug 3 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
American Red Cross Blood Drive Monday, August 3rd from 12pm to 6 p.m.at Donald Nielsen Community Center in West Point. To make an appointment to give blood call Nancy at 402-372-2180 or download the Red[...]
Aug
4
Tue
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.[...]

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