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Geiser: Be safe when enjoying water activities

The North Platte Telegraph 05 Aug 2021
Coast Guard-approved life jacket while swimming, fishing or wading in water, including swim areas at Nebraska state parks ... The Nebraska Game and Parks ... Fall turkey permits are now available at the Game and Parks web page and Nebraska Game and Parks Commission permitting offices.
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Keep Water Safety In Mind Heading Into The Fall

Sandhills Express 05 Aug 2021
With soaring temperatures, the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission would like to issue the following safety reminders to those out enjoying water activities ... Coast Guard-approved life jacket, while swimming or wading in water, including swim areas at Nebraska state parks ... Watch the weather – Storms can pop up quickly in Nebraska.
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Oberg serving as interim Ag Park manager, position may become permanent

The Columbus Telegram 05 Aug 2021
After 30 years with Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, Steven Oberg said he “threw his name in the hat” when the Platte County Ag Park general manager role open up ... “There has to be somebody on the license, according to the (Nebraska) Liquor Commission.” ... Ag Park Interim General Manager Steven Oberg said the fair had a great turnout this year.
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UNL researchers to expand project studying Black homesteaders

Hastings Tribune 04 Aug 2021
Edwards began collaborating with Homestead National Historical Park in Beatrice more than a decade ago and was the principal author of a study published in 2019 called The Homesteader Project, which examined Black homesteading communities in Nebraska, Kansas, New Mexico, Wyoming and South Dakota.
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Making bacon: Nebraska pig production, pork prices on the rise

News-Press Now 04 Aug 2021
(The Center Square) – The pork business in Nebraska is well positioned for growth, Al Juhnke, executive director of the Nebraska Pork Producers Association, told The Center Square. “For the last three or four years, Nebraska has outpaced the national numbers in growth,” he said ... The most recent report for Nebraska showed 3.8 million pigs in Nebraska.
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South Dakota woman killed in northwest Nebraska crash

News-Press Now 04 Aug 2021
(AP) — A South Dakota woman died in a crash near the village of Kilgore over the weekend, authorities in northwestern Nebraska said ... the same distance west of Valentine, Nebraska ... Parks Tax Passes.
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Calendar, 8-5 Thursday

Lincoln Journal Star 04 Aug 2021
Events. Aging Partners activities — More information and addresses. Aging.Lincoln.ne.gov. * 9 a.m. Dominoes, Rummikub, SkipBo and cards; 10.30 a.m. Pitch, Belmont Center ... Free entry with paid gate admission, $5 per vehicle to park, 4100 N ... Stransky Park concert series — 7-9 p.m. Andy William & the Nebraska All Stars, 17th and Harrison streets ... ... .
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'Nomadland' author to highlight Festival of Books in Deadwood

Rapid City Journal 04 Aug 2021
Tanya Manus Journal staff ... Organizers say hosting an author of Bruder’s status is a rare coup ... Tolkien and Cormac McCarthy ... Zhao is the first Asian woman to win Best Director ... “Nomadland” was shot on location in the Badlands, Pine Ridge, Custer State Park and Wall Drug and at locations in Arizona, Nevada and Nebraska ... 1-3 ... Support Local Journalism ... ....
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Missing 6-year-old boy may have fallen in Missouri River

Scottsbluff StarHerald 04 Aug 2021
Dodge Park on Tuesday evening, emergency officials said ... Tuesday, Omaha police were called to the park with the report of the missing child, Lt ... Police said the boy was at the park for a family outing and was last seen playing in the river ... The park is on the northern edge of Omaha. Latest missing persons cases in Nebraska.
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NPS announces homesteader project

Beatrice Daily Sun 03 Aug 2021
The National Park Service and University of Nebraska’s Center for Great Plains Studies will partner once again, to expand research about Black homesteaders ... Homestead National Historical Park in Beatrice, Nebraska, began collaborating with Dr.
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Follow these safety tips when enjoying water activities

Norfolk Daily News 03 Aug 2021
LINCOLN — With soaring temperatures, the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission would like to issue the following safety reminders to those out enjoying water activities ... Coast Guard-approved life jacket, while swimming or wading in water, including swim areas at Nebraska state parks ...  Watch the weather — Storms can pop up quickly in Nebraska.
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Wildlife park provides Nebraska safari

The Grand Island Independent 03 Aug 2021
The Nebraska Passport program can lead participants to some interesting places ... Simmons Conservation Park and Wildlife Safari located near Ashland, which my wife and I visited on an unseasonably cool morning in June ... The 440 acre safari park is home to a collection of various animals and birds, many of which were historically native to Nebraska.
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Community bloodbank visit planned

Beatrice Daily Sun 03 Aug 2021
The next Nebraska Community Bloodbank blood drive will be held on Monday, Aug ... in the mobile unit in the parking lot of JCH&L Fairbury Clinic, 825 22nd St ... Nebraska Community ... Since 1968 Nebraska Community Blood Bank has been committed to connecting people and saving lives.
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Duncan Field set to host fifth American Legion regional

Hastings Tribune 03 Aug 2021
Teams representing six different states — Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Iowa, Missouri, and Nebraska — open competition for a spot at the national tournament in Shelby, N.C., later this month ... “They have done a great job with this park and it is one of the best ballparks not only in Nebraska but probably the entire country.
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Central Nebraska Public Power and Irrigation District Board approves bid for tubes to fight shoreline erosion

The North Platte Telegraph 03 Aug 2021
Infrastructure Alternatives Inc. of Rockford, Michigan, will install the tubes under an $189,500 bid approved Monday by the Central Nebraska Public Power and Irrigation District board ... The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission is collaborating in the project. .
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