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Flooding prompts evacuations with more rain in the forecast

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Residents in 169 homes in the west part of Fairbury were evacuated yesterday because of rising floodwaters.  The 110 residents live in homes located west of railroad tracks.  The Nebraska Emergency Management Agency reports 26 people were housed at the American Lutheran Church. Endicott evacuated a brick yard manufacturing facility. In Saline County, Dewitt had […]

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Second man pronounced dead in Tuesday’s rail yard explosion

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A second man has been pronounced dead after an explosion at Nebraska Railcar Cleaning Services in Omaha. Both were cleaning a rail tanker car. The explosion blew 40-year-old Dallas Foulk off the top of the tanker. He died after being taken to Creighton University Medical Center in critical condition. A second worker was trapped  inside […]

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One dead, another trapped after Omaha rail yard accident

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One man is dead, another trapped inside a rail car after an industrial accident in Omaha. The Omaha Fire Department reports an explosion Tuesday afternoon at GE Rail blew one worker off the top of a tanker car. The second man was trapped inside the tanker after the explosion blew the ladder off the car. […]

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Deadly dog-on-dog attack

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A reminder to all dog owners to keep them on a leash or confined in a yard. Nebraska Humane Society’s Vice President of Field Operations Mark Langan says they are investigating an attack that happened Wednesday in Omaha where a large dog jumped a fence and killed a Corgi that was running loose. Langan says,” […]

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UPDATE: Arson suspected in Lexington fire

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A fire that destroyed a Lexington business Sunday is being investigated as arson. Firefighters were called to Roof Pros on West 5th Street around 8:30 Sunday morning after a passerby reported smoke. The fire destroyed a building that was comprised mostly of wood and sheet metal and was formerly a lumber yard. On Tuesday, the […]

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K-State Falls to Oregon in Fiesta Bowl 35-17

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GLENDALE, Ariz. — De’Anthony Thomas returned the opening kickoff 94 yards for the first of his two touchdowns, Marcus Mariota accounted for three scores, and No. 5 Oregon raced past No. 7 Kansas State 35-17 at the Fiesta Bowl on Thursday night. Oregon (12-1) jumped out to a 15-0 lead behind Thomas’ opening return and 23-yard touchdown catch in the ...

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All-Star Wrap: East Runs Past West In Division II

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By Eric Allgood-KREP Radio 92.1 Belleville, Kansas The Divison II game showed the promise of fireworks early on as Moscow’s Osvaldo Granillo took the opening kickoff 73 yards for a touchdown to give the West the first points of the game and Dighton’s Guy Fulmer would add the 2 point conversion to make it 8-0.  The West would add another ...

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K-State Defense Keys in Big Victory Over Miami, 28-24

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MIAMI (AP)—Kansas State stopped Miami quarterback Jacory Harris’ fourth-down run at the goal line with 49 seconds left, capping a brilliant late stand that sealed the Wildcats’ 28-24 win over the Hurricanes on Saturday. Sophomore running back John Hubert ran for a career-high 166 yards and the go-ahead touchdown for the Wildcats, who moved to 3-0 on the year for the second consecutive ...

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Record Setting Day For East Squad In 74-30 Division II Win

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Special Thanks To The Hutchinson News Written By Vance Janek BELOIT — The debate at halftime of the Eight-Man Division II All-Star in the East Squad locker room was who was going to start the third quarter at quarter­back. Former Quivira Heights signal caller Gunner Phelan guided the East to two first-quarter scores. Then Hanover’s Austin Steinfort took over in ...

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West Wins Division I Game Over East 26-12

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Special Thanks To The Hutchinson News Written By Vance Janek BELOIT — Pretty Prairie football coach CT Young knew before Saturday’s Eight-Man Division I All-Star game that Hunter Pittman and Daniel Kreh­biel are special athletes. Young, the West Squad coach, saw all week in prac­tice just how good the two former Bulldogs were. They backed it up Satur­day against the ...

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Relay for Life Fund Raiser

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A Norton County Relay For Life Team is hosting a unique Fundraiser – If you find a purple potty in your yard, you have been asked to help flush out cancer.  For the low cost of a $15 donation they will remove the potty from your yard.  Give them a name to forward the potty to and pay only $10. ...

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