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Police: Boy had gun in shooting, but no bullet casings found

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ Omaha police say a 12-year-old boy was carrying a handgun when he and two teenagers allegedly ambushed two men, but investigators did not recover any bullet casings from his weapon after the fatal shooting. According to reports, the boy had a .40-caliber handgun with an extende...

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Police: Boy had gun in shooting, but no bullet casings found

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ Omaha police say a 12-year-old boy was carrying a handgun when he and two teenagers allegedly ambushed two men, but investigators did not recover any bullet casings from his weapon after the fatal shooting. According to reports, the boy had a .40-caliber handgun with an extende...

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Grain Farm Income Expected To Drop Significantly in 2015

Grain farmers should brace for a drop in net incomes this year as the prices for corn, soybeans and wheat have fallen significantly from recent years, according to the American Farm Bureau Federation. The latest Agricultural Prices report, released last week by the National Agricultural Statistic...

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Feds file $218,000 in tax liens against Norfolk councilman

NORFOLK, Neb. (AP) _ Federal authorities have filed $218,000 in liens against a Norfolk city councilman over unpaid taxes. Reports say that the liens filed by the Internal Revenue Service were related to David Fauss' personal and business obligations. He co-owns a restaurant at the Norfolk Reg...

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Nebraska parents helping daughter live in time she has left

MONROE, Neb. (AP) _ Two Platte County parents are determined to help their ailing infant daughter really live in what little time she may have left. Twenty-five-year-old Paige Wiese and her husband, 28-year-old Shawn Wiese, say the bucket list they've created for their 15-month-old daughter, Alex...

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Lawsuit hatched over Nebraska woman's backyard chickens

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ A Nebraska woman's six backyard chickens have ruffled her neighbors, who want a judge to force her to immediately get rid of the birds. Stacy Williams has chicken coops, a compost pile and a fruit and vegetable garden in her backyard. Her Trendwood neighbors, Bradley A. and ...

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Cuming County Fair 2015 Husker Slider 2015

Community Calendar

Aug
4
Tue
all-day Cuming County Board of Superviso...
Cuming County Board of Superviso...
Aug 4 all-day
Cuming County Board of Supervisors/Planning Commission meeting scheduled for August 4th has been postponed until a later date
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.[...]
all-day West Point Chamber Coffee
West Point Chamber Coffee
Aug 7 all-day
West Point Chamber Coffee Friday, August 7th at 10am at B&B Video/Wedding Storytellers in West Point.

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