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Zoetis Accepting Nominations for Pig Caregivers Award

Do you know a pig caregiver who goes above and beyond to consistently provide superior pig care? Nominate him or her for the Honoring Caregivers award from Zoetis. Nominations for the Honoring Caregivers award — which recognizes exemplary pig caregivers and their positive contributions to the p...

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Zoetis Accepting Nominations for Pig Caregivers Award

Do you know a pig caregiver who goes above and beyond to consistently provide superior pig care? Nominate him or her for the Honoring Caregivers award from Zoetis. Nominations for the Honoring Caregivers award — which recognizes exemplary pig caregivers and their positive contributions to the p...

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Behind the Words: What Meat Labels Mean

MANHATTAN, Kan. – Overwhelmed, confused and unsure are just a few words to describe how many consumers feel when purchasing foods, particularly meat products. Today, the average meat case at a large retail store has more than 135 different items in it, said Travis O’Quinn, assistant professor...

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Kansas Consultant Named As Nebraska Roads Director

Governor Pete Ricketts has appointed a Kansas transportation consultant to lead the Nebraska Department of Roads. Kyle Schneweis will take over as director on June 8th. Ricketts announced the appointment Friday at the conclusion of a national search. Schneweis currently works as a partner at H...

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Iowa Declares State of Emergency Due To Avian Flu

Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad has declared a state of emergency due to a bird flu outbreak that's forcing farms to kill more than 17 million chickens and turkeys. Branstad's proclamation announced Friday will remain in effect until May 31 unless it's terminated earlier. The proclamation activates disas...

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Monsanto Reportedly Approaching Syngenta About Takeover

Monsanto Company has “approached Syngenta AG about a takeover,” according to the Bloomberg Business news service. In a report this week, Bloomberg reporters said the companies had been in discussion recently, which could be seen as follow up to preliminary talks that occurred between the two ...

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Community Calendar

May
3
Sun
all-day GACC and West Point Return to th...
GACC and West Point Return to th...
May 3 all-day
GACC and West Point Return to the Forbidden Planet Musical Sunday, May 3rd at 2pm at the West Point Community Theatre in West Point. Tickets at the door $4 for students and $5 for adults.
May
5
Tue
2:00 pm Car Seat Inspection
Car Seat Inspection
May 5 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Car Seat Inspection Station Tuesday, May 5th from 2pm to 6pm at St. Franciscan Hospital in West Point. Call 402-372-4064 to make an appointment and leave message and tech will call you back to schedule[...]
5:30 pm Relay For Life Cancer Kickers Ta...
Relay For Life Cancer Kickers Ta...
May 5 @ 5:30 pm – May 5 @ 7:30 pm
Relay For Life Cancer Kickers Taco Night Fundraiser Tuesday, May 5th from 5:30pm to 7:30pm in the Oakland Methodist Church basement in Oakland. Serving chips, salsa/refried beans, three tacos (hard or soft) or taco salad[...]
May
6
Wed
all-day Cuming County Alzheimer’s Allian...
Cuming County Alzheimer’s Allian...
May 6 all-day
Cuming County Alzheimer’s Alliance 5K Fun Run/Walk Saturday, June 13th with registration open at 7am, run at 8am at the Neligh Park in West Point. Pre-registration before May 21st $25, receive a t-shirt and swag[...]
10:00 am Wisner WIC & Immunization Clinic
Wisner WIC & Immunization Clinic
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Wisner WIC & Immunization Clinic Wednesday, May 6th from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at the NENCAP Building in Wisner. For an appointment or for more information regarding the WIC or Immunization Programs please call[...]
May
7
Thu
all-day Green & Growing Garden Club Plan...
Green & Growing Garden Club Plan...
May 7 all-day
Green & Growing Garden Club Plant Extravaganza Saturday, May 9th from 9am to 1pm at the at the 330 Building at Neligh Park in West Point. Selling annuals and perennials.
May
8
Fri
all-day Float Your Boat Down the Logan C...
Float Your Boat Down the Logan C...
May 8 all-day
Float Your Boat Down the Logan Creek Saturday, May 30th starting in Pender and ending in Bancroft.$25 registration includes t-shirt and evening meal. Pre-registration required by May 15th, call 402-380-5738 or email bancroftne@hotmail.com. For more[...]
10:00 am West Point Chamber of Coffee
West Point Chamber of Coffee
May 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
West Point Chamber of Coffee Friday, May 8th at 10am at West Point Living Center in West Point.

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