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Exmark Recalls Mowers

Exmark is recalling more than 2,000 riding mowers made at its plant in Beatrice. The company says a part on the Quest 42-inch ZRT riding mowers could fail and cause a crash. No injuries have been reported. The recall covers some mowers made in 2009 and 2010.

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Fast Draw Competition Moves to Lions Park

The annual Cowboy Fast Draw Competition will take place this Saturday and Sunday in the Lions Park.  Approximately 30 gunslingers from Missouri, Illinios, South Dakota, Oklahoma, Nebraska, and Kansas will show their skills and compete for prizes.    Participants all use 45 caliber pistols and wax bullets.  The winner is determined by a combination of time and accuracy.  The fastest ...

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Farmer’s Market Opens Saturday

The Marysville Farmers Market will be open for business every Saturday, May 5th through October 27th, from 8-11 a.m. in downtown Marysville.     Until the 7th Street Corridor is completed, the Farmers Market will be located in the 600 block of Broadway, in front of Boss Motors & Marysville Main Street.  On June 2nd, during Big Blue River Days, the Farmers ...

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Air Force Band Performing In Marysville

The U.S. Air Force Heartland of America Band will present Brass in Blue, a 12-piece symphonic brass ensemble, in concert on May 21st at the Marysville High School Auditorium.   Brass in Blue performs a variety of popular and march music for the public and for military affairs.  They are based at Offutt Air Force Base near Omaha. Tickets are ...

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Social Networking Workshop Scheduled

The Marshall County Economic Development department is hosting a program for business owners and employees interested in using the internet and social networking sites to enhance their business.  The program will take place Tuesday, May 15th at the Marysville City Hall.  The workshop will introduce attendees to Facebook, Google, Twitter, location based marketing and other areas that may improve the ...

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Homestead Trail Nears Completion From Beatrice to Lincoln

The Homestead Corridor biking and hiking trail will soon connect Beatrice to Lincoln.  Only 10 miles of trail between Pickrell and Cortland are incomplete.  The trail runs parallell to U.S. 77, and should be completed this summer.   Beatrice has secured funding for the project. An STP transportation and enhancement grant is funding 80 percent of the project. The total cost ...

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Kliewer Loses Discrimination Lawsuit

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission ruled against former Gage County Highway Superintendent Marlin Kliewer in his discrimination suit against the county.   Kliewer, who resigned in August 2011, claimed the Gage County Board of Supervisors, particularly chairman Rex Adams, retaliated against him after he alleged the county was discriminating against former Weed Superintendent Emily Rosenthal because she was female.   ...

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Free County Wide Clean-Up Saturday

  FREE County-Wide Clean-up Days for Marshall County residents will take place Saturday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.   Materials Accepted:  Residential waste; non-commercial construction & demolition material from personal projects; scrap metal (must be separated from other waste); white goods (appliances) – Freon must be removed; tires will be accepted, but the normal disposal fee will be collected. ...

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Board of Nemaha County Commissioners’ Minutes

    UNOFFICIAL MINUTES — These minutes are unofficial until approved by the Board of Commissioners at their next meeting.   April 30, 2012 Unofficial   The Board of Nemaha County Commissioners met in regular session on Monday, April 30, 2012 in the Commission Room of the Nemaha County Courthouse. The meeting was called to order by Chairman Mark Wessel ...

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Washington County Commissioners’ Meeting Minutes

COMMISSION MINUTES, April 30, 2012            The Board of Washington County Commission met in regular session on Monday, April 30, 2012 in the commission room at the Washington County Courthouse.  Present: Alison Mueller, 1st District Commissioner, Chairman; Roger Otott, 2nd District Commissioner; Gene Helms, 3rd District Commissioner, Elizabeth Hiltgen, County Attorney and Lou Kern, County Clerk.      Chairman ...

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