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Man severely injured after striking deer with motorcycle

A 32-year old Iowa man struck a deer Thursday night and was thrown from his motorcycle. According to the Omaha World-Herald, Shawn Richter was thrown from the vehicle in Glenwood. Richter suffered severe injuries, and was taken by LifeNet to Creighton University Medical Center....

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Man severely injured after striking deer with motorcycle

A 32-year old Iowa man struck a deer Thursday night and was thrown from his motorcycle. According to the Omaha World-Herald, Shawn Richter was thrown from the vehicle in Glenwood. Richter suffered severe injuries, and was taken by LifeNet to Creighton University Medical Center....

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Westroads getting new food hall

Omaha's Westroads Mall is partnering with Flagship Restaurant Group to bring a new food hall that will take the place of the mall's current food court. The Omaha-World Herald reports construction has already started, and is expected to be finished by the holiday shopping season. The new food h...

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"Farm Heroes" theme at Denison, Iowa Library this week

This week's theme for the summer reading program at Norelius Community Library in Denison, Iowa is "Farm Heroes". Monday is reading day all day, at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday it's preschool story time, Wednesday is craft day all day, and "Farm Fun Day" at 2:00 p.m. Thursday includes activity day al...

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Concerns over US winter wheat may boost low crop prices

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) _ Concerns about the quantity and quality of the U.S. winter wheat crop and an El Nino weather pattern blamed for dry conditions in other wheat producing nations have sparked a recent run up in wheat prices. Normally, the flood of grain coming in at harvest time drives down cro...

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Fifteen projects awarded $2.029 million from Civic and Community Center Financing Fund

Over $2 million has been awarded from the Nebraska Department of Economic Development's Civic and Community Center Financing Fund to 15 Nebraska cities for projects. The Village of Pilger received $250,000 for construction of a new multi-purpose Community Center. The City of Wakefield earned a...

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Community Calendar

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.
Jul
9
Thu
all-day Grace Lutheran Day Camp
Grace Lutheran Day Camp
Jul 9 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
10
Fri
all-day Oakland Mercy Hospital Foundatio...
Oakland Mercy Hospital Foundatio...
Jul 10 all-day
Oakland Mercy Hospital Foundation Golf Tournament Friday, July 10th at the Oakland Golf Course. $150 per 2 person team. To register contact Oakland Mercy Hospital attention Tom at 402-685-5601.
Jul
11
Sat
all-day 6th Annual Blackjack Run
6th Annual Blackjack Run
Jul 11 all-day
6th Annual Blackjack Run Saturday, July 11th with registration from 11am to 12:30pm at Roadhouse Lounge in West Point. $20 per rider/driver, $15 per passenger. Pre-registration is available by stopping at Roadhouse Lounge. All modes[...]
all-day 8th Annual Dodge Daze American C...
8th Annual Dodge Daze American C...
Jul 11 all-day
8th Annual Dodge Daze American Cancer Society 5K Run/Walk Saturday, July 11th starting at Dodge Gym in Dodge. Day of race registration at 7am with race at 8am. Registration forms can be picked up at[...]

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