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Trial date set for man allegedly involved in child abuse case

The case involving a 22-year old Columbus man who allegedly critically injured the 4-month-old daughter of his girlfriend is going to trial in Platte County District Court. The Columbus Telegram reports Francisco Villatoro is set to go to trial on September 28th. Villatoro is charged with a Cl...

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Trial date set for man allegedly involved in child abuse case

The case involving a 22-year old Columbus man who allegedly critically injured the 4-month-old daughter of his girlfriend is going to trial in Platte County District Court. The Columbus Telegram reports Francisco Villatoro is set to go to trial on September 28th. Villatoro is charged with a Cl...

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Columbus man dies in wreck

A 39-year old Columbus man died, and a 22-year old Tilden man was injured in a crash on Tuesday near Pierce. The Columbus Telegram reports Charles L. Smith died at the scene. Brycen Hockemeier was transported to Faith Regional Health Services in Norfolk, where he was treated and released....

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Man heading to trial

34-year old Joseph Fleming is going to trial after a judge determined there was enough evidence to do so. According to KETV, Fleming is accused of murdering alleged drug dealer Jose Quintero and setting his body on fire. The incident reportedly took place in September of 2012. A trial date has...

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Two seriously injured in Omaha wreck

Two people sustained serious injuries on Wednesday on a one-vehicle accident in Omaha. The Omaha World-Herald reports the driver, 19-year old Maurice Buckley, of Omaha, suffered a collapsed lung and facial cut. The passenger, 19-year old Jorden Johnson, of Omaha suffered a broken leg. Both wer...

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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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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[...]
Jul
8
Wed
8:30 am Pender WIC & Immunization Clinic
Pender WIC & Immunization Clinic
Jul 8 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Pender WIC & Immunization Clinic Wednesday, July 8th from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm at Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership in Pender. For an appointment or for more information regarding the WIC or Immunization Programs[...]
6:00 pm American Legion Post #70 & VFW A...
American Legion Post #70 & VFW A...
Jul 8 @ 6:00 pm – Jul 8 @ 8:00 pm
American Legion Post #70 & VFW #4912 Meeting Wednesday, July 8th at Sunny Side Up Cafe in West Point. Order off menu at 6pm with meeting at 7pm. For more info call Larry 402-372-2465.

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