BCBS Rejects Latest CHI Health Offer

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska is rejecting the latest contract offer from one of the state's biggest medical networks because the insurer says the offer still costs too much. CHI Health officials offered a new agreement to Blue Cross earlier this week that would have cut rates by $10 million...

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BCBS Rejects Latest CHI Health Offer

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska is rejecting the latest contract offer from one of the state's biggest medical networks because the insurer says the offer still costs too much. CHI Health officials offered a new agreement to Blue Cross earlier this week that would have cut rates by $10 million...

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Don't Let Thanksgiving Meal Make You Sick

Turkey Talk According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one in six Americans (48 million) will get sick from dangerous food-borne bacteria this year. The holiday meal and its preparation is the centerpiece of the Thanksgiving celebration and safe food handling in the kitchen i...

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Great American Smoke Out

Today is the 39th Great American Smoke Out. The American Cancer Society held the first one in 1976, and it has the same mission today: encourage smokers to quit for one day, then to quit all together. Tabi Prochazka of the Panhandle Public Health District is the coordinator of Tobacco Free in the...

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2014 Silver Eagle Award To Honor Clayton Yeutter

  LINCOLN, Neb. – Nebraska Farm Bureau has selected Dr. Clayton Yeutter of Eustis, Neb., as the 2014 recipient of its highest honor, the Silver Eagle Award. The award will be presented to Dr. Yeutter on Dec. 9 at the 2014 Nebraska Farm Bureau Convention in Kearney. Dr. Clayton Yeutter s...

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ADM Sues Syngenta Over GE Corn

(Dow Jones) -- Archer Daniels Midland Co. sued Syngenta AG over losses the grain trader and processor said it suffered after Syngenta sold genetically engineered corn in the U.S. that had yet to win approval in China. ADM said Syngenta's push to sell its biotech corn to U.S. farmers, without first ...

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Nov
18
Tue
all-day Bancroft Good Will Trailer
Bancroft Good Will Trailer
Nov 18 – Nov 25 all-day
Bancroft Good Will Trailer Tuesday, November 18th through Tuesday, November 25th at the Bancroft Municipal Building on Main St in Bancroft. Accepting housewares, books, cd’s & video tapes, collectables, toys, small appliances, furniture, clothing, shoes[...]
Nov
20
Thu
10:00 am Burt County WIC & Immunization C...
Burt County WIC & Immunization C...
Nov 20 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership Burt County WIC and Immunization Clinic Thursday, November 20th from 10:00 am. to 3:00 p.m. at Tekamah City Auditorium in Tekamah. For an appointment or for more information regarding the[...]
7:00 pm West Point Community Theatre Wom...
West Point Community Theatre Wom...
Nov 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
West Point Community Theatre Women in Hollywood Community Cinema Thursday November 20, at 7 pm at the West Point Community Theature. Free admission. “Women in Hollywood” Women in Hollywood showcases the women of showbiz, from[...]
7:30 pm Wisner VFW #5767 Fish Fry
Wisner VFW #5767 Fish Fry
Nov 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Wisner VFW #5767 Fish Fry Thursday, November 20th at 7:30pm at Wisner VFW building in Wisner.
Nov
21
Fri
all-day West Point Chamber Coffee
West Point Chamber Coffee
Nov 21 all-day
West Point Chamber Coffee Friday, November 21st at 10am at the West Point Chamber office in West Point.
Nov
22
Sat
all-day Eternity Focus Concert
Eternity Focus Concert
Nov 22 all-day
Eternity Focus Concert Saturday, November 22 at 7 PM at the Nielsen Community Center in West Point NE. Eternity Focus is a talented singing group comprised of four sisters from Lebanon, KS. Free admission and[...]
all-day Infant Care Class @ West Point
Infant Care Class @ West Point
Nov 22 all-day
St. Francis Memorial Hospital Infant Care Class Saturday, November 22nd at 10am at Educational Center at the St. Francis Memorial Hospital in West Point. This class helps prepare parents to care for their newborn baby.[...]
all-day Nebraska Christian Women’s Confe...
Nebraska Christian Women’s Confe...
Nov 22 all-day
4th annual Nebraska Christian Women’s Conference Saturday, November 22nd from 9 AM to noon with a lunch following at the Nielsen Community Center in West Point. Doors open at 8:30 AM. New this year will[...]

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