Winter Wheat Farmers Upset Over APH Exclusion

A provision to exclude yields from Actual Production History for farmers affected by severe weather will go into effect for some select spring crops in 2015, USDA announced Tuesday. USDA's rollout comes too late to boost insurance coverage for winter-wheat producers who have been some of the most v...

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Winter Wheat Farmers Upset Over APH Exclusion

A provision to exclude yields from Actual Production History for farmers affected by severe weather will go into effect for some select spring crops in 2015, USDA announced Tuesday. USDA's rollout comes too late to boost insurance coverage for winter-wheat producers who have been some of the most v...

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Another Public Safety Endorsement For Hassebrook

Democrat Chuck Hassebrook Tuesday picked up another endorsement from a public safety group. This time it's from the Omaha Professional Fire Fighters, IAFF Local 385. "Omaha fire fighters chose to endorse Chuck Hassebrook because we're confident that he will make public safety his number one prior...

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Woman Slain In Northeast Nebraska

A man has been taken into custody, suspected of shooting to death a 66-year-old woman in northeast Nebraska's Knox County. The Norfolk Daily News reports that Linda Privett was shot Monday and pronounced dead at her home in Verdigre . Sheriff Don Henery says the 66-year-old man soon was taken int...

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USDA to Launch New Farm Bill Program to Help Provide Relief to Farmers Affected by Severe Weather

WASHINGTON, Oct. 21, 2014 – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced the implementation of a new Farm Bill initiative that will provide relief to farmers affected by severe weather, including drought. The Actual Production History (APH) Yield Exclusion, available nationwide for farmers of...

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Official: Governor Not Told Of Prisons Program

The director of Nebraska's prison system says Gov. Dave Heineman wasn't told about a temporary inmate placement program facing scrutiny from lawmakers. Director Mike Kenney also defended the program Tuesday in a letter to a legislative committee. Kenney says he alone created the program as part ...

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Oct
22
Wed
all-day Relay For Life Walk Stars Witche... @ West Point
Relay For Life Walk Stars Witche... @ West Point
Oct 22 all-day
Relay For Life Walk Stars Witches Night Out Monday, October 27th at 6pm at HideAway Bar & Grill in West Point. $13 a ticket with advanced ticket sales only at KTIC Radio and F&M Bank[...]
7:00 pm West Point Community Cineama The...
West Point Community Cineama The...
Oct 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Community Cinema Theatre “Women in Comedy” Wednesday, October 22nd at 7pm at the West Point Community Theatre in West Point. Free admission.
Oct
23
Thu
12:00 pm Bancroft Senior Center Flu Shots
Bancroft Senior Center Flu Shots
Oct 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Bancroft Senior Center Flu Shots Thursday, October 23rd from 12pm to 1pm at the Bancroft Senior Center in Bancroft. If you are 65 years or older bring your medicare card, if you are 65 years[...]
4:00 pm “See to Learn” Northeast Eye Care
“See to Learn” Northeast Eye Care
Oct 23 @ 4:00 pm – Oct 23 @ 7:00 pm
“See to Learn” event at Family Vision Center Thursday, October 23rd from 4pm to 7:00p at Family Vision in West Point. Free eye exam for children 2-3 years old. Call Family Vision for more info[...]
Oct
24
Fri
all-day Prayer and Blessing Retreat
Prayer and Blessing Retreat
Oct 24 all-day
Prayer and Blessing Retreat Friday through Sunday, October 24th thru 26th Saint Benedict Center in Schuyler. With Father Prior Mauritius Wilde, OSB, Ph.D. Starts Friday at 7:30 p.m. For more information, call (402) 352-8819 or[...]
8:00 am Beemer Senior Center Health Fair
Beemer Senior Center Health Fair
Oct 24 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Beemer Senior Center Health Fair Friday, October 24th, from 8 until 11 a.m. at the Beemer Senior Center on Main Street in Beemer. For $10 with fasting required, you can have your cholesterol check &[...]
Oct
25
Sat
9:00 am Scrap Computer & Electronics Col...
Scrap Computer & Electronics Col...
Oct 25 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Scrap Computer & Electronics Collection Saturday, October25th from 9am to 12pm at Nielsen Community Center in West Point. First 4 computer monitors/towers are free! $5 charge for each additional computer system. Microwaves & TV’s $5[...]
5:00 pm St. Paul’s Lutheran Church and S...
St. Paul’s Lutheran Church and S...
Oct 25 @ 5:00 pm – Oct 25 @ 10:00 pm
St. Paul’s Lutheran Church and School Gala Saturday, October, 25th with doors open at 5pm at the Arlington City Auditorium in Arlington. For tickets call St Paul’s Lutheran School at 478-4278. This year’s Gala has[...]

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