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Fremont man convicted of manslaughter in best friend's death

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) _ A 19-year-old Fremont man is scheduled to be sentenced in July for the shooting death of his best friend. According to reports, Andrew Marty pleaded  no contest and was convicted of felony manslaughter and misdemeanor assault on  Wednesday in Dodge County District Court. ...

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Fremont man convicted of manslaughter in best friend's death

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) _ A 19-year-old Fremont man is scheduled to be sentenced in July for the shooting death of his best friend. According to reports, Andrew Marty pleaded  no contest and was convicted of felony manslaughter and misdemeanor assault on  Wednesday in Dodge County District Court. ...

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Father, son hospitalized after northeast Omaha house fire

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ Two men have been hospitalized with burns suffered in a fire that damaged a house in northeast Omaha. Authorities say the father and son were in the house basement when the fire was  reported at 4:50 a.m. Friday. Firefighters report that three other people who'd  been in t...

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Ag Sec. Vilsack Announces Additional Acres for CRP

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced Friday an additional 800,000 acres of highly environmentally sensitive land may be enrolled in Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) under certain wetland and wildlife initiatives that provide multiple benefits on the same land. The U.S. Department of Agri...

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North Bend man arrested for DUI

A North Bend man has been apprehended for his third DUI. The Fremont Tribune reports 27-year old Nathan Reznicek was taken into custody following a traffic stop shortly after 1:15 a.m. Friday morning. Reznicek has been charged with DUI third offense-enhanced, which is a felony, and violation o...

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Worker dies in accident

A Colorado worker died Wednesday while constructing the new Prairie Breeze II Wind Energy Center. The Norfolk Daily News reports 40-year old Thomas Bales was pronounced dead at the scene after the crane he was operating rolled into a field. The incident reportedly happened at about 9:30 a.m. s...

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May
30
Sat
all-day Cuming County Alzheimer’s Allian...
Cuming County Alzheimer’s Allian...
May 30 all-day
Cuming County Alzheimer’s Alliance 5K Fun Run/Walk Saturday, June 13th with registration open at 7am, run at 8am at the Neligh Park in West Point. To register or print registration visithttp://completetiming.com/Longest_Day_5K_2.html
all-day Howells Community Garage Sale
Howells Community Garage Sale
May 30 all-day
Howells Community Garage Sale Saturday, May 30th starting at 8am to 1pm at Howells Ballroom in Howells. Community Garage Sale – also with Vendors. Garage Sale of clothing, toys, household items, seasonal items and much[...]
all-day Peace, Joy and Harmony for Singl...
Peace, Joy and Harmony for Singl...
May 30 all-day
Peace, Joy, and Harmony for Singles of all Ages One Day Retreat Saturday, May 30th at Saint Benedict Center in Schuyler. With Srs. Patricia Throener and Lee Agnes Hodapp, SSSF. Format will include talks, sharing,[...]
May
31
Sun
all-day Dr. Rochelle Holm Sanitation and...
Dr. Rochelle Holm Sanitation and...
May 31 all-day
Dr. Rochelle Holm Sanitation and Water Issues Program Sunday, May 31st at 2pm at First Presbyterian Church in Norfolk. Dr. Rochelle Holm is director of the Smart Center at Mzuzu University, Mzuzu Malawi, Africa. More[...]
all-day Tools for Living in Community: T...
Tools for Living in Community: T...
May 31 all-day
Tools for Living in Community: The Rule of Benedict Sunday, May 31st through Friday, June 5th Retreat at St. Benedict Center in Schuyler. For religious Sisters in active ministry with Abbot emeritus Thomas A. Hillenbrand,[...]
7:30 pm Cuming Choraliers Twentieth Cent...
Cuming Choraliers Twentieth Cent...
May 31 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Cuming Choraliers Twentieth Century Hit Parade Concert Sunday, May 31st at 7:30pm at Grace Lutheran Church in West Point. Tops songs from every decade of the 1900’s. Also featuring the Grace Lutheran Praise Team.
Jun
2
Tue
1:00 pm American Red Cross Blood Drive
American Red Cross Blood Drive
Jun 2 @ 1:00 pm – Jun 2 @ 7:00 pm
American Red Cross Blood Drive Tuesday, June 2nd from 1pm to 7pm at Leigh Elementary School in Leigh. To make an appointment to give blood, download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit redcrossblood.org or[...]
2:00 pm Car Seat Inspection
Car Seat Inspection
Jun 2 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Car Seat Inspection Station Tuesday, June 2nd from 2pm to 6pm at St. Franciscan Hospital in West Point. Call 402-372-4064 to make an appointment and leave message and tech will call you back to schedule[...]

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