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Beatrice Community Players To present Encore Of Award-Winning Show; New Season Announced

Beatrice Community Players

Community Players’ award-winning festival show “Completely Hollywood (Abridged)” returns to the stage for a special performance. This one-night-only encore will take place on April 18 at 7:30 p.m. Prior to the performance, Community Players Managing Artistic Director Jamie Ulmer will announce the shows in the theater’s upcoming 40th anniversary season. Tickets are $10 for all ages and may be purchased ...

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Nebraska Extension Hosting Pork Producer Training Sessions

Nebraska Extension

Nebraska Extension in Gage County and the Nebraska Pork Producers are hosting training sessions for area pork producers. On Thursday April 2 there will be three training opportunities. At 12:30 pm there will be a Trucker Quality Assurance Training session host at the Holiday Inn Express Conference Room. At 3:00 pm Larry Germer will conduct a Pork Quality Assurance Plus ...

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Beatrice Convenience Store Burglarized; Suspect Wanted

Beatrice Police

Early Thursday morning, Mom’s Convenience Store in west Beatrice was burglarized, with 37 packages of cigarettes, valued over $220 reportedly taken. Alarms sounded shortly before 3 a.m., with video surveillance capturing a clear picture of the suspect. Investigation continues. If you have any information, contact the Beatrice Police Department at (402) 223-4080.

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Rural Beatrice Teen Injured In Beatrice Vehicle Collision

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An injury accident was reported in Beatrice Sunday evening around 6:40 p.m. at Tenth and Lincoln. Drivers of the vehicles were not identified. A 17-year-old rural Beatrice girl was injured, and transported to Beatrice Community Hospital, when she reportedly passed a stop sign, and struck a vehicle driven by a 16-year-old rural Beatrice boy, who was not injured.

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Today Declared Quarter Day in Beatrice

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Tuesday February 10th has been declared Quarter Day in Beatrice. The designation is in conjunction with the release of a new quarter featuring the Homestead National Monument, which is the first in a series of coins to be minted highlighting national monuments. The Beatrice City Council recently approved the proclamation for Quarter Day, which coincides with a launch ceremony held ...

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Hazardous Materials Study Approved In Plans To Extend Rail Trail

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Approval of funding up to $3,500 to move forward with a hazardous materials study for an area south of Beatrice is a next step in plans to extend a trail south to the state line, where it would connect with the Blue River Rail Trail extending to Marysville. An environmental study is required for any potential grant funding that may ...

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Gage County District Court Rules In Favor Of Defendants In Scheele Case

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A Gage County District Court jury Friday afternoon found in favor of the defendants listed as negligent in a lawsuit filed by Kristina Scheele of Marysville. She had suffered traumatic brain injury resulting from an April 9th, 2012 accident six miles south of Beatrice. Thick smoke from a permitted burn led to her colliding with an oncoming semi. Scheele was ...

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Homestead National Monument Seeking Volunteers

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Volunteers interested in assisting with an archive project at the Homestead National Monument in Beatrice are welcome, as efforts are underway beginning this week to sort through, and organize files and documents contributed by the former Dempster Manufacturing Company, which was started in Beatrice in 1878. Assistance in preservation and processing of records, and related materials is welcome, with volunteers ...

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Fire Destroys House South Of Beatrice Tuesday

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A fire Tuesday afternoon south of Beatrice destroyed a home near South Tenth and Linden Roads. Wymore, Blue Springs, and Beatrice city and rural fire departments responded three miles south of Beatrice shortly before 5 pm. No one was at home at the time. The state fire marshal was called in to investigate the fire’s origin, which remains undetermined.

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SCC Open House Set For Nov. 2 At Multiple Locations

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It’s that time of year again. Time to showcase programs, student services, noncredit offerings, entrepreneurship and everything in between. It’s time for Southeast Community College’s Open House. This year’s event takes place from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 2, at each of the three campus locations in Beatrice, Lincoln and Milford, plus three new sites in Lincoln: Education ...

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