Junktober Fest in McCook

Junktober Fest is coming to McCook this weekend with over 50 vendors set up on the Red Willow County Fairgrounds.  Organizer Courtney Pollman was in the studio to talk about this unique event.


To hear Courtney's interview click HERE.

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Nebraska Tourism Conference

The Nebraska Tourism Board is holdin a conference in North Platte this week with events starting today Tuesday Oct. 21.  Cathy with the tourism board  called in to the studio to talk abut what is going on this week.


To hear the interview with Cathy click HERE.

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YMCA to host Kids Fitness Day

YMCA to host Kids Fitness Day

On Wednesday, October 1st the YMCA will be co-sponsoring the annual Kids Fitness day where 4th grade student from the area will participate in various fitness and nutritional activities. The dual gymnasium will be closed all day until 3:00 p.m. which means no noon pickup basketball games.

The cardio

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Heritage Days Schedule & Royalty

Heritage Days Schedule & Royalty

Heritage Days festivities kicked off Wednesday night with the annual McCook National Bank Mixer. Heritage Days Honorees: Parade Marshall - Howard and Janet Kool, Grand Marshalls – brothers Brett and Toby Warren and Honor Family Eugene and Marilyn Anderson.  2014 Queen, Erica Wood and King, Isaac Langan. 



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2014 Heritage Days Royalty Candidates

2014 Heritage Days Royalty Candidates

Elizabeth Broadfootis the daughter of Greg and Nancy Broadfoot and is a senior at McCook High School.  Elizabeth has been a resident of Red Willow County for 17 years. She is active in tennis, art club, National Honor Society, Future Business Leaders of America, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, a cheerleader

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McCook to spray for mosquitoes 9/17

McCook to spray for mosquitoes 9/17

The City of McCook will be spraying for mosquitoes tonight Wednesday, September 17, 2014, beginning around sun down weather permitting. If we are unable to spray on Wednesday, we will try again on Thursday.

Although the chemical used is not harmful to people or pets, if you have any concerns

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McCook City Council Review

Get a full recap from the McCook City Council Meeting from Monday September 15th.
Joining Hometown Family Radio in studio is McCook City Manager Nate Schneider and City Councilmen Bruce McDowell.



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Weather Changes Travel to Husker Harvest Days

Weather Changes Travel to Husker Harvest Days

(Grand Island, Neb.)- Recent rain in Hall County has prompted a recommendation for exhibitors and visitors to utilize free shuttle services if they are planning on attending Husker Harvest Days.

“The problem isn’t with the roadways, but with the event site parking lots,” said Captain Chris Kolb, Commander Troop

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Heritage Days Royalty Applications

Heritage Days Royalty Applications

Applications are now available for Heritage Days Royalty.  This prestigious honor is open to all male and female high school seniorsin Red Willow County. Two outstanding seniors will be selected to serve as Heritage Days Royalty.  The King/Queen will receive a $1000 scholarship, and the Princess/Prince will receive a

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Young Professionals Scholarship Recipients

Young Professionals Scholarship Recipients

The Young Professionals Group of McCook began a fundraising event in 2013, the Color Me Crazy Fun Run/Walk. This event was established to encourage graduating seniors to continue their schooling right here in McCook, by offering scholarships to McCook Community College and the McCook Beauty Academy. The first year was

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