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Nebraska Lawmakers End Ban on Packer-Owned Hogs

Lawmakers have passed a bill that would end Nebraska's status as the only state which prohibits in-state meatpackers from owning hogs. Senators voted 34-14 on Friday to approve the measure, which divided the state's farm groups and rural senators. Supporters tout the measure as a way to help N...

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Nebraska Lawmakers End Ban on Packer-Owned Hogs

Lawmakers have passed a bill that would end Nebraska's status as the only state which prohibits in-state meatpackers from owning hogs. Senators voted 34-14 on Friday to approve the measure, which divided the state's farm groups and rural senators. Supporters tout the measure as a way to help N...

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ADM Considering Sale of Ethanol Plants

Archer Daniels Midland, or ADM, is reportedly considering a sale of the company’s ethanol facilities. The plants are now seen as more of a headache for the Chicago-based company, which opened two large ethanol plants six years ago in Nebraska and Iowa. ADM’s chief executive said this week he wou...

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Gov. Ricketts Sees Push Back On Property Tax Plan

City and county officials are voicing objections to Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts' property tax plan, which was endorsed by the state's largest agriculture groups. Ricketts argued before a legislative committee Thursday that his proposal offers a balanced way to slow the growth of statewide propert...

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West Point Mayor Testifies Against Governor's Tax Plan Before Revenue Committee

City and county officials are voicing objections to Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts' property tax plan, which was endorsed by the state's largest agriculture groups.     Ricketts argued before a legislative committee Thursday that his proposal offers a balanced way to slow the growth of statewid...

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Plant In Shenandoah Announces Massive Layoffs

Hundreds of workers at the Eaton Corp. plant in Shenandoah, Iowa will be losing their jobs -- some of them almost immediately. The company announced Thursday morning that it's reducing its production capacity at the plant that makes, among other things, truck transmissions. The company issued the...

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Community Calendar

Feb
5
Fri
all-day Scribner-Snyder Alumni Tournament
Scribner-Snyder Alumni Tournament
Feb 5 all-day
Scribner-Snyder Alumni Tournament Friday, March 18th at Scribner High School in Scribner. Basketball Teams need to register with Tim Wobken and Volleyball teams need to register with Shelly Schulenberg. For more info call 402-664-2567.
all-day The Gift of Reconciliation Weeke...
The Gift of Reconciliation Weeke...
Feb 5 all-day
The Gift of Reconciliation Weekend Retreat Friday, February 5th through Sunday, February 7th at St. Benedict Center in Schuyler. Led by Prior Fr. Mauritius Wilde, OSB, Ph.D. Friday, 7:30 p.m., to Sunday, after lunch. For[...]
all-day West Point Chamber Coffee
West Point Chamber Coffee
Feb 5 all-day
West Point Chamber Coffee Friday, February 5th at 10am at GACC in West Point.
Feb
6
Sat
all-day Snyder Volunteer Fire & Rescue M...
Snyder Volunteer Fire & Rescue M...
Feb 6 all-day
Snyder Volunteer Fire & Rescue Mountain Oyster Fry & Texas Hold’em Card Tournament Saturday, February 6th with food served at 4pm, Tournament check-in at 4pm and Tournament start at 5pm at Snyder Firemen’s Ballroom in[...]
all-day St. Paul Lutheran School Eagle B...
St. Paul Lutheran School Eagle B...
Feb 6 all-day
St. Paul Lutheran School Eagle Banquet “Love Boat SS Eagle” Saturday, February 6th starting at 5:30pm at the Nielsen Community Center in West Point. 5:30pm social hour, 6:30pm gourmet meal and 7:45pm “Believe the Amazing”[...]
11:00 am American Red Cross Blood Drive
American Red Cross Blood Drive
Feb 6 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
American Red Cross Blood Drive Saturday, February 6th from 11am to 4pm at the Fremont Mall in Fremont. Simply download the American Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) to[...]
Feb
7
Sun
11:00 am Snyder Lions Club Pork Loin Dinner
Snyder Lions Club Pork Loin Dinner
Feb 7 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm
The Snyder Lions Club pork loin dinner will be held Sunday, February 7th, from 11 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. at the Snyder Auditorium in Snyder, Nebraska. They’ll be serving pork loin, mash potatoes, gravy, kraut,[...]
Feb
8
Mon
9:30 am West Point WIC & Immunization Cl...
West Point WIC & Immunization Cl...
Feb 8 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
West Point WIC & Immunization Clinic Monday, February 8th from 9:30 am to 3:00 pm at the Grace Lutheran Church in West Point. For an appointment or for more information regarding the WIC or Immunization[...]

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