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MPCC advances to semifinals in national competition

MPCC advances to semifinals in national competition Mid-Plains Community College is one of four community colleges chosen as a semifinalist in the national ACT College and Career Readiness Campaign. The goal of the campaign is to draw attention to education leaders, teachers, top employers and students across the U.S. who

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Special Election

Special Election

The City of McCook is conducting a special election for the renewal of the 1.5 % sales tax currently imposed by the City on purchases within the McCook city limits.  There are two ballot questions.  The first question will ask the registered voters of McCook if they wish to continue

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MPCC Board of Governors Meeting Wrap Up

MPCC Board of Governors Meeting Wrap Up

MPCC Board of Governors April 2015 meeting wrap-up report.

4-22-15                     

1. CALL TO ORDER/ROLL CALL

 

The Mid-Plains Community College Board of Governors met for its regularly scheduled meeting at 6:39 p.m. (CDT) Wednesday, April 22, 2015 in Room 213 of McMillen Hall at McCook Community College, 1203 E.

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Drug Charges to Individuals

Drug Charges to Individuals

(North Platte, Neb.)- A special enforcement encompassing five counties in west-central Nebraska led to the arrest of 25 individuals on drug charges.
The special enforcement in Dawson, Dundy, Custer, Harlan and Keith Counties involved high visibility patrols and vehicle checks beginning in the evening hours on Monday April 20

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Arbor Day Celebration at Felling Field

Arbor Day Celebration at Felling Field

On Wednesday the 3rd and 4th graders from Saint Patrick’s elementary as well as the 3rdgraders from McCook Elementary had an Arbor Day Celebration at Felling Field in McCook.  It was hosted by The Nebraska Public Power District and the City of McCook.  Rachel Allison, District Forester  and special guests Stan Clouse

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Scam

Scam

The McCook Area Crime Stoppers would like to make the public aware of a scam that which is currently going on in our area.
Law Enforcement has received word late yesterday afternoon and then this morning of residents receiving phone calls and being told their computer is infected with a

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NFB Foundation for Agriculture Honors FFA Advisors of the Year

NFB Foundation for Agriculture Honors FFA Advisors of the Year

LINCOLN, NEB. – The Nebraska Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture (NFB Foundation for Agriculture) along with the Nebraska Farm Bureau Ag Promotion Committee selected two recipients for the FFA chapter Advisors of the Year award: Jason Speck and Jeremy Vlasin both of the Imperial FFA chapter.

The teachers were chosen

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Stolen Checks

Stolen Checks
The Red Willow County Sheriff's Office has taken reports involving checks that are believed to have been stolen on or around 04/01/2015.

The account is from McCook National Bank and the account number is "940 27 0" It is in the name of:
VERN'S WELDING SHOP
Vernon or Sara Esch
Route 1, Box

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Traffic Stop Nets 70 Pounds of Marijuan

Traffic Stop Nets 70 Pounds of Marijuan

(North Platte, Neb.)- A traffic stop on Interstate 80 in Lincoln County led to the seizure of 70 lbs. of marijuana and one arrest.
Around 1:15 p.m., Sunday, April 19, a Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) trooper stopped an eastbound 2010 Subaru Legacy for expired plates on I-80 west of

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McCook City Council Agenda 4/20/15

The McCook City Council will have a April meeting on Monday the 20th 

 

View or download a agenda for the meeting. 

 

City Council Agenda

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