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Senator Deb Fischer's Weekly Column

They called us “the Great American Desert.” The explorer and geologist Edwin James wrote that our land was “uninhabitable by a people depending upon agriculture.”   But in 1862, President Abraham Lincoln signed the Homestead Act. It made Americans a simple offer: strike out west a...

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Senator Deb Fischer's Weekly Column

They called us “the Great American Desert.” The explorer and geologist Edwin James wrote that our land was “uninhabitable by a people depending upon agriculture.”   But in 1862, President Abraham Lincoln signed the Homestead Act. It made Americans a simple offer: strike out west a...

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State Senator Lydia Brasch's Weekly Column

Week eight of the first biennium of the 105th Legislature consisted of days 32 through 35 of the 90-day session. Monday, February 20th was a recess day in observance of President’s Day.   On Tuesday, the Agriculture Committee had a hearing on LB 617, a bill that would legalize and regulat...

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State COOL Legislation Fails in South Dakota

The South Dakota legislature has stopped a move to require country-of-origin labeling on beef sold within the state. Only 13 senators voted in favor of rewriting the state’s COOL law, according to online publication Meatingplace. While those in favor of the law say consumers have the right to k...

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Fatal Accident On Highway 275 Near Valley

A two vehicle crash on Highway 275 near Valley Sunday night left 19-year-old Tyler Cherrington, of Ralston  dead. The crash took place in Douglas County around 6:30. Authorities say Cherrington's  SUV crossed the median and collided with a cattle truck.  She was pronounced dead at the scene. T...

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Suspended Creighton Point Guard Turns Himself In To Authorities

Creighton guard Maurice Watson Jr. has turned himself into Omaha authorities in response to an arrest warrant. Omaha Police said Watson turned himself in Sunday afternoon and was booked on a charge of first-degree sexual assault. Watson's attorneys told the Omaha World-Herald that Watson had b...

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Community Calendar

Feb
27
Mon
all-day Cuming County Extension Board Me...
Cuming County Extension Board Me...
Feb 27 all-day
Cuming County Extension Board Meeting Monday, February 27th at 7:30pm in the Cuming County Courthouse Meeting Room in West Point. The agenda for the meeting is available for review at Nebraska Extension in Cuming County.
Feb
28
Tue
all-day West Point Small Business Counci...
West Point Small Business Counci...
Feb 28 all-day
West Point Small Business Council Meeting Tuesday, February 28th at 5:45pm at HideAway in West Point.
8:00 am Golden Oaks Potluck Canceled
Golden Oaks Potluck Canceled
Feb 28 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Golden Oaks potluck scheduled for Tuesday, February 28th, has been cancelled.
9:30 am West Point WIC Clinic
West Point WIC Clinic
Feb 28 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
West Point WIC Clinic Thursday February 28th 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 Programs please[...]
Mar
1
Wed
all-day Relay For Life Luminaria Bags
Relay For Life Luminaria Bags
Mar 1 all-day
Relay For Life participants, survivors and caregivers remember loved ones lost to cancer and honor those battling the disease through luminaria bags.You can purchase a Relay For LIfe of the Cuming County Area Luminaria Bag[...]
10:00 am Wisner WIC Clinic
Wisner WIC Clinic
Mar 1 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Wisner WIC Clinic Wednesday March 1st from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm at the Christ Lutheran Church in Wisner. For an appointment or for more information regarding the WIC or Immunization Programs please call (402)[...]
Mar
2
Thu
all-day Burt County Chapter of Habitat f...
Burt County Chapter of Habitat f...
Mar 2 all-day
Burt County Chapter of Habitat for Humanity Thursday, March 2 at 6:30 pm at the United Methodist Church in Craig. Each church in Burt County is asked to send one layperson to this meeting. Everyone[...]
Mar
3
Fri
all-day H & R Block Open House and Free ...
H & R Block Open House and Free ...
Mar 3 all-day
H & R Block Open House and Free Shredding Event Friday, March 3rd from 10am to 12pm and ribbon cutting at 11am at H & R Block in West Point.

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