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Wheat harvest underway across most of county

Gary Gauby harvests a field of wheat near his farm southwest of Washington on Monday, above. His son Luke, left, unloaded grain from a grain cart to a semi trailer. The Gauby harvest began last week. The harvest is expected to be average to above average, but with record high prices.
WASHINGTON, KS
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City of Beatrice assessing lead, copper water lines

BEATRICE – Cities across the United States are being required to determine if there is a significant presence of lead or copper in their public water …a mandate brought on by the Flint, Michigan water crisis. Beatrice Mayor Stan Wirth says the city previously sent out a communication...
BEATRICE, NE
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Community Calendar

Items MUST be submitted by 5:00 p.m. the Friday before publication to be included in this calendar. No exceptions Friday, July 1 The Driver License Office in Pawnee City will be closed Friday, July 1, and July 29, due to staff shortage. Saturday, July 2 2:00-B Monday, July 4 Independence Day 7:30 p.m.-Alcoholics Anonymous at the Methodist Church in DuBois. Tuesday, July 5 10:30 -…
PAWNEE CITY, NE
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Man Arrested After Rolling Domestic Disturbance On Highway 2

An Elk Creek man is accused of forcing his girlfriend to drive against her will Sunday evening and attacking her on the side of the road. Lancaster County Sheriff Terry Wagner says the woman spotted a man changing his tire at 120th and Highway 2 around 8:30 p.m. and pulled over. Wagner says Cody Ringle then got out to help change the tire.
ELK CREEK, NE
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Domestic Disturbance While Driving Leads To Elk Creek Man’s Arrest

LINCOLN–(LSO June 26)–An Elk Creek man is in the Lancaster County Jail, after he allegedly forced his girlfriend to drive, then assaulting her in a ditch near 120th and Highway 2 around 8:30pm Sunday. Sheriff Terry Wagner says 32-year-old Cody Ringle forced the 37-year-old woman to drive to...
ELK CREEK, NE
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Crews respond to train derailment outside of Beatrice

BEATRICE, Neb. (NCN) - A train derailment in central Gage County yielded responses from area law enforcement. Just before 1:00 PM members of the Gage County Sheriff’s Office, Gage County Emergency Management, and Gage County Highway Department all responded were notified about a train derailment in the Hoag area. The incident occurred near Southwest 75th and Hickory Road, behind the industrial area on 89th.
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Southeast CC to start esports as club, then college sport

Southeast Community College is the latest to add esports to its club sports repertoire at each of its three campuses in Beatrice, Lincoln and Milford. Esports is multiplayer online videos games played at a competitive level. “Students will have an opportunity to compete in a new emerging athletic culture, redefining...
BEATRICE, NE
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MEALSITE MENUS

Friendly Corners, Washington; Kloppenberg Center, Hanover; - 785-325-3231 - Menus subject to change Monday, July 4: CLOSED Tuesday, July 5: Chicken fried steak, mashed potatoes and gravy, corn, apricots, cinnamon roll. Wednesday, July 6: Chicken and rice casserole, carrots, pears, pudding. Thursday, July 7: Barbecue meatballs, cheesy potatoes, green beans, dinner roll, cake with…
HANOVER, KS
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Sophia Fuchs

Sophia Wilhelmina Olga Fuchs was born on Sept. 1, 1921, on the family farm near Hanover, the daughter of Henry Stelling and his wife Sophia Lemke Stelling. She received her gift of eternal life on Friday, June 24, while a resident at Samaritan Springs in Beatrice. Sophie was 100 years, 9 months, and 24 days old.
HANOVER, KS
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