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Council Bluffs soldier dies

Matthew Reynolds, a native of Carter Lake and an Army Sergeant, died on June 22nd in Colorado at the age of 29. Reynolds will be laid to rest on Monday. He leaves behind his wife and three children....

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Council Bluffs soldier dies

Matthew Reynolds, a native of Carter Lake and an Army Sergeant, died on June 22nd in Colorado at the age of 29. Reynolds will be laid to rest on Monday. He leaves behind his wife and three children....

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Third arrest made in shooting case

A third suspect has been arrested in the Fort Calhoun Elementary School parking lot shooting. The Omaha World-Herald reports a 23-year old Blair man was taken into custody on Tuesday by Washington County Sheriff's Deputies on attempted-first degree assault and accessory to a felony charges. Tw...

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One injured in Bennington Accident

One person sustained critical injuries Wednesday afternoon in a traffic accident in Bennington. The Omaha World-Herald reports the accident took place just after 1:30. The injured party was transported to the Nebraska Medical Center....

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Creighton woman dies in boating accident

A 68-year old Creighton woman died in a two-boat boating accident in the tailwaters below Gavins Point Dam in Cedar County Monday morning. The Norfolk Daily News reports the victim was identified as Carolyn Neyens. She was pronounced dead at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton, SD. The Ceda...

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(audio) Mayor Praises West Point Fire Department In Sapp Brothers Explosion Response

"It's just kind of a miracle I guess I'd say." That's West Point Mayor Marlene Johnson's description of the volunteer fire department's response to yesterdays' explosion and fire at the Sapp Brothers Petroleum plant in West Point which prevented further serious injury or damage. "I was talking...

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Jul
2
Thu
all-day 6th Annual Blackjack Run
6th Annual Blackjack Run
Jul 2 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[...]
all-day Grace Lutheran Day Camp
Grace Lutheran Day Camp
Jul 2 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
3
Fri
all-day Tekamah Party in the Park
Tekamah Party in the Park
Jul 3 all-day
Party in the Park Friday, July 3rd serving food from 12pm to 7pm at Tekamah North Park in Tekamah. Food, Music, and Fun. $20 food and music, 8 and under half price.
5:00 pm Allen July 3rd Celebration
Allen July 3rd Celebration
Jul 3 @ 5:00 pm – Jul 4 @ 1:00 am
Allen July 3rd Celebration Friday, July 3rd Cactus Flats Street Dance with a Community Meal, & Fireworks at dark! Everyone is Welcome!!! $10 for the meal and dance. BBQ Meal starts at 5:00pm, Street Dance[...]
Jul
4
Sat
all-day Faith United Methodist Church Br...
Faith United Methodist Church Br...
Jul 4 all-day
Faith United Methodist Church Breakfast Saturday, July 4th at 7am at VFW Building in Hooper. Free will donation.
all-day West Point 4th of July Celebration
West Point 4th of July Celebration
Jul 4 all-day
West Point 4th of July Celebration Saturday, July 4th at Neilgh Park in West Point. For full schedule Click Here.
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[...]

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