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McCook Football Gears Up for 2022

McCook Football Gears Up for 2022

Aug 8, 2022 / Hometown Family Radio Sports Network

McCook Bison Football team held their first practice today.  Head Coach Joe Vetrovsky talks about how the first practice went for the Bison.&n...
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McCook Tennis Team Ready for 2022

Aug 8, 2022 / Hometown Family Radio Sports Network

McCook Bison Tennis Team is ready to start up the season and the first practice is in the books.  Head Coach Matt Wiemers talks about the upco...
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Game and Parks wins 11 awards at annual ACI conference

Aug 8, 2022 / Nebraska Game and Parks Commission/Jerry Kane

The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission earned 11 awards at the Association for Conservation Information annual conference held July 24-27 in Nashvi...
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On the quieter side: 9 state parks where you can escape the crowds

Aug 8, 2022 / Nebraska Game and Parks Commission/Jerry Kane

Busy state parks are busy for a reason: There’s plenty to do and lots to see. But there are plenty of quieter parks, too. They still offer am...
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Brad Pitt's 'Bullet Train' pulls into station with $30.1M

Aug 8, 2022 / Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — Sunday studio estimates say the Brad Pitt action romp “Bullet Train" arrived with a $30.1 million opening weekend as th...
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Lady A postpones tour as Charles Kelley focuses on sobriety

Aug 8, 2022 / Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Grammy-winning country trio Lady A is postponing its tour this year as band member Charles Kelley focuses on sobriety...
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D-backs score go-ahead run on balk, beat Rockies 6-4

Aug 8, 2022 / Associated Press

PHOENIX (AP) — Daulton Varsho jogged home with the go-ahead run via a balk, Christian Walker clubbed a two-run homer and the Arizona Diamondb...
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GIPS Tackles Staff Shortage Issue

Aug 8, 2022 / Tyson Havranek

At Grand Island Public Schools they were facing, as many school districts across the nation were facing, a staff shortage heading into this summer....
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Senate Democrats pass budget package, a victory for Biden

Aug 8, 2022 / Tyson Havranek with facts from AP

Democrats call it the “Inflation Reduction Act.” Republicans say it's a “tax and spending spree.” The Senate has approved ...
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Gibbon Man Arrested after Pursuit/Standoff near I-80 Missouri River Bridge

Aug 5, 2022 / Nebraska State Patrol

AUGUST 5, 2022 (OMAHA, NEB.)  — Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol have arrested one person following a pursuit and standoff on Int...
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Frost Discusses Progress on Day Eight of Fall Camp

Aug 5, 2022 / NU Athletics

Nebraska Head Coach Scott Frost met with members of the media following day eight of fall camp Friday. Frost spoke on Friday's practice and the pro...
Colorado Rockies

McMahon has homer, 5 RBIs as Rockies beat Soto, Padres 7-3

Aug 5, 2022 / Associated Press

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Ryan McMahon hit a three-run homer off Joe Musgrove and drove in five runs for the Colorado Rockies, who beat Juan Soto and ...
NSP Investigating Four Deaths In Laurel (Update Arrest Made)

NSP Investigating Four Deaths In Laurel (Update Arrest Made)

Aug 4, 2022 / Nebraska State Patrol

The Nebraska State Patrol has arrested a suspect in connection with four homicides that occurred in Laurel early Thursday morning. The investigatio...
Denver Broncos

Broncos sign WR Shepherd to fill Patrick's roster spot

Aug 4, 2022 / Associated Press

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos have signed free agent receiver Darrius Shepherd, who played for the Green Bay Packers for two yea...
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Fatal Single Vehicle Accident on US Highways 6-34

Aug 4, 2022 / Josh Keenportz

McCook- At Approximately 9:51a.m. the Red Willow County Sheriff's Department, McCook Fire, and Red Willow Western were dispatched to a fatal single...
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Busch Discusses Special Teams on Day Seven of Fall Camp

Aug 4, 2022 / NU Athletics

Nebraska special teams coordinator Bill Busch met with members of the media following day seven of fall camp Thursday. Busch spoke on Thursday's pr...
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Breaking: Lady A cancels tour, State Fair appearance

Aug 4, 2022 / Press Release

Lady A has announced they have canceled their Request Line Tour for 2022. The band was scheduled to perform Saturday, Sept. 3, at the Nebraska Stat...
Colorado Rockies

Soto cheered, Drury hits slam as Padres beat Rockies 9-1

Aug 4, 2022 / Associated Press

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Juan Soto got multiple ovations in his first game with the Padres and Brandon Drury did even better. He hit a grand slam on ...
Denver Broncos

Broncos receivers have to make up for loss of leader Patrick

Aug 3, 2022 / Associated Press

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos have to make up for the loss of leading receiver Tim Patrick if they're going to have any hope of ...
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NACCHO Awards $1.35 Million in Funding to Local Health Departments

Aug 3, 2022 / Press Release

The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO), the voice of the country’s nearly 3,000 local health departments, with...