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Impaired Drivers Focus of Special Enforcement

Impaired Drivers Focus of Special Enforcement

(Lincoln, Neb.)- Motorists who choose to drive under the influence of alcohol will be the focus of a nationwide campaign designed to remove impaired drivers from our nation’s roadways. Beginning Friday, August 21, and continuing through Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 7, the Nebraska State Patrol will participate in the “You

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McCook City Council Agenda 08/17/15

McCook City Council will hold a monthly meeting coming up Monday August 17th at 6:30pm. 

 

Download or view the agenda here

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Money available for on-the-job training

Money available for on-the-job training

More money has been made available to help Nebraskans pursue a career in transportation, distribution, logistics and manufacturing.

Officials at the Nebraska Department of Labor office in North Platte were notified last week that the Job Driven National Emergency Grant has been extended throughout the Mid

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NCTA Dean's Column Week of Aug. 3, 2015

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By Ron Rosati, NCTA Dean

The Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture is bringing agriculture classes to urban audiences in the Omaha area. In a joint venture between NCTA, the Omaha Home for Boys and Nebraska Extension, urban agriculture programs will be offered

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CenturyLink to lay off about 1,000 employees

CenturyLink to lay off about 1,000 employees

CenturyLink said Friday it plans to lay off about 1,000 employees nationwide.

It isn't clear if the company's Nebraska employees might be affected. CenturyLink employs about 1,000 people in Nebraska, including 900 in the Omaha area.

“We do not have specific impacts by community and/or by state at this time,”

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FW: MPCC to offer Associate of Fine Arts degree

FW: MPCC to offer Associate of Fine Arts degree

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MPCC to offer Associate of Fine Arts degree

Mid-Plains Community College has become the first community college in the state to offer an Associate of Fine Arts degree.

The college received a letter Tuesday announcing approval by the Higher Learning Commission, the final step in the process.

Prior to

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McCook City Council Agenda 08/03/2015

The McCook City Council will hold a meeting on Monday August 3rd starting at 6:30pm. 

 

Download or view a copy of the meeting agenda

 

 

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MPCC raffle car headed to Trenton

MPCC raffle car headed to Trenton

The Mid-Plains Community College raffle car will be on display in Trenton this week. It will be set up at the ninth annual Dam Car Show at the Good Life Marina Bar and Grill, 36152 Road 44B, from 2-9 p.m. Friday.

The 1957 Chevy two-door post sedan is being

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Clown to entertain in Phillipsburg

Phillipsburg, Kan. (July 20, 2015) – Gizmo McCracken has multiple identities.

 

But no one’s going to throw him in a psychiatric ward because of it.

 

The rodeo clown and barrel man uses his different personalities to entertain rodeo crowds, and he'll do just that when he comes to

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McCook Band Requests Garage Sale Donations Proceeds to Benefit Spring Band Trip

McCook Band Requests Garage Sale Donations Proceeds to Benefit Spring Band Trip

McCook Nebraska – Today, the McCook High School Band announced the first of several fund-raising events to be held in preparation for the band trip to Los Angeles in May of 2016.

On Saturday, July 25, the band will hold a garage sale in the McCook Junior High School Cafeteria between

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