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Arrest made in rural Buffalo Co. church fire

  The Buffalo County Attorney's Office reports an arrest has been made in connection with the Zion Lutheran Church fire that occurred near Shelton on December 11, 2019. Buffalo County Attorney Shawn Eatherton says 39-year-old Mathew Poehler of Shelton was taken into custody Friday afternoon ...

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Arrest made in rural Buffalo Co. church fire

  The Buffalo County Attorney's Office reports an arrest has been made in connection with the Zion Lutheran Church fire that occurred near Shelton on December 11, 2019. Buffalo County Attorney Shawn Eatherton says 39-year-old Mathew Poehler of Shelton was taken into custody Friday afternoon ...

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Elwood Man Convicted of Producing Child Pornography Domestically and Abroad

United States Attorney Joe Kelly announced that Dylan Hedrick, age 26, of Elwood, Nebraska, was sentenced today in federal court in Lincoln for Producing Child Pornography.  Chief United States District Judge John M. Gerrard sentenced Hedrick to 198 months’ imprisonment.  There is no parole ...

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Livingston advocates for grain bin safety following father's accident

In 2018, there were 30 documented grain entrapment cases - half of those resulted in a fatality. To help draw awareness to tragedies that continue to happen across the country, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue issued a proclamation naming February 16-22 as Grain Bin Safety Week. Cadr...

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AUDIO: Cattle on Feed Report

Cattle and calves on feed for the slaughter market in the United States for feedlots with capacity of 1,000 or more head totaled 11.9 million head on Feb. 1, 2020. The inventory was 2% above Feb. 1, 2019, USDA reported on Friday. Placements in feedlots during January totaled 1.96 million head, 1% b...

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AUDIO: Market Commentary with Daily Brokers

Summary Friday's trade closes lower across most of the commodities. Grains did start the day on a fairly positive note. Then traders took notice of USDA's Outlook Forum calling for US farmers to plant possibly big crops in years to come. Combine that with President Trump's Tweet hinting at a poss...

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Community Calendar

Feb
23
Sun
9:00 am AMERICAN LEGION PANCAKE FEED
AMERICAN LEGION PANCAKE FEED
Feb 23 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
AMERICAN LEGION PANCAKE FEED
American Legion Pancake Feed sponsored by York American Legion Riders.  Sunday, February 23rd, 2020 at the 4-H building – York County Fair Grounds at 2400 North Nebraska Ave.  9AM-1PM.  Free Will donation, proceeds to support[...]
Feb
24
Mon
3:30 pm POLK COUNTY IMMUNIZATIONS
POLK COUNTY IMMUNIZATIONS
Feb 24 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Immunization Clinic The Polk County Health Department will hold immunization clinics at the Polk County Health Department, Osceola, NE, on Wednesday, February 12, 2020, from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. and Monday, February 24, 2020, from[...]
Feb
25
Tue
4:00 pm KIWANIS CLUB OF SEWARD PANCAKE FEED
KIWANIS CLUB OF SEWARD PANCAKE FEED
Feb 25 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
National pancake day is Tuesday, February 25th.  Seward Kiwanis Club is serving pancakes at the Civic Center, in the basement from  4pm-7pm.  Great Supper meal.  There will also be bingo.  Help us “serve the children[...]
Feb
28
Fri
12:00 pm SUICIDE PREVENTION TRAINING
SUICIDE PREVENTION TRAINING
Feb 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
***Question Persuade Refer (QPR) Suicide Prevention Training offers 3 simple steps anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide. Just as people are trained in CPR to save thousands of lives each year,[...]