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Programming Changes At KNDY Modifies Midday News Block

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KNDY this week begins a series of changes affecting our midday news block. With the absence of Mike Huckabee, we’ll be shuffling airtimes for several news components. In addition, we’re adding several short market and agriculture business segments with Ken Rahjes and Ryan Martin reporting from the Ag View Network. These will complement our commitment to agriculture news, remaining an ...

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Homestead National Monument Selected As 2015 Nebraska Passport Stop

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Beatrice, NE – Homestead National Monument of America has been chosen as one of the 80 stops on the 2015 Nebraska Tourism Commission Passport Program! Homestead will be a part of the “Only in Nebraska” tour. Homestead National Monument of America near Beatrice, Nebraska commemorates and interprets the impacts of the Homestead Act of 1862 on the United States and ...

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Susan Werner in Concert At Homestead National Monument of America

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BEATRICE – A Susan Werner concert on April 26, 2015 at 3 p.m. at the Homestead Education Center is the finale of National Park Week activities at Homestead National Monument of America. This free concert is provided in partnership with the Lied Center’s “Arts Across Nebraska” and made possible through the generous support of the Hevelone Foundation. Acclaimed singer/songwriter – ...

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Livingston Enterprises Fire Ruled Accidental

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A fire March 22nd that destroyed four buildings of the Livingston Enterprises hog confinement operation south of Fairbury was ruled accidental by the state fire marshal’s office. Twenty-six area fire departments, including Kansas and Nebraska units responded to the blaze at the 10,000 head swine farrowing complex.

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Marysville Man Arrested Following High-Speed Nebraska Police Chase

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A 37 year old Marysville man was arrested in Nebraska following a high-speed chase. Authorities in Nebraska are saying that Justin T. Sutterlin is a suspect in Kansas for a convenience store burglary that took place in Mitchell County early Tuesday. Fairbury, Nebraska police arrested Sutterlin on suspicion of burglary and other charges after the high-speed chase. He is being ...

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Nebraska Extension Hosting Pork Producer Training Sessions

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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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26 Fire Departments Respond To Fire At Livingston Enterprises

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A fire Sunday evening along the state line south of Fairbury near Reynolds, did substantial damage to an 8,000 unit hog production facility owned by Livingston Enterprises. Some 200 firefighters from 26 Nebraska and Kansas Fire Departments responded to the blaze, which took over four hours to control. A number of hogs died, and four of the ten buildings on ...

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Fatality Accident Reported Near Odell Saturday

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A fatality accident was reported Saturday afternoon in Gage County, near Odell on Nebraska Highway 8, a half mile east of SW 61st Road. Jeffrey Fischer, 52, of Cortland, Nebraska lost control of his motorcycle, which left the road, and flipped into the ditch. He was flown from the accident to a Lincoln hospital, where he died Saturday evening, as ...

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“Art Away from Home” with Artist-in-Residence Amanda Palmer at Homestead National Monument

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The Artist In Residence program at Homestead National Monument of America starts early this year. Our first artist, Amanda Palmer, is a native Nebraskan, most recently from the Adirondacks of New York, living full-time on the road. She is traveling the National Park system and drawing inspiration from her current surroundings, wherever they may be. You are invited to join ...

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