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Trailblazers: Grand Island Public Class of ’22 district’s first four-year academy grads

The Grand Island Senior High Academy Class of 2022 started their freshman year feeling like guinea pigs and ended the program feeling like trailblazers. This year’s GISH graduating class is the first to spend all four years of high school being educated in the Academy, deemed by many students, teachers and administrators a success while continuing to evolve and shift.
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Sarah Sivits: Resources available for producers affected by drought, wildfires

In late April the United States Department of Agriculture designated several counties in Nebraska as primary natural disaster areas, including Dawson, Buffalo and Hall. Emergency loans are available to producers who have been directly impacted by natural disasters. Loans can be used to replace essential items like livestock, equipment, reorganization of a farming operation, or refinancing debts.
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Hall County residents petition for repairs along north county roads

A petition signed by more than 40 residents demanding repairs to roads in north Hall County, near Cairo, was accepted by the Hall County Board of Commissioners Tuesday. “The lack of adequate drainage of water and snow, frequency of grading, and washboards occurring on the roads are causing the roads to deteriorate and become dangerous to travelers. It is our request that the situation be addressed by assigning another machine operator to Route 5, or by otherwise addressing the situation in order to improve road conditions.”
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Grand Generation Center asks Hall County board for funds

The Grand Generation Center in Grand Island is facing a budget shortfall. The downtown senior center annually receives financial support from Hall County, but due to rising costs from inflation, limited federal funding and low community donations, the amount is no longer enough. At Tuesday’s Hall County Board of Commissioners...
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Celine Swan: Celebrate the good — you can do it!

It seems I have this type of resilient attitude. I received this “gift” from my parents that if something is bad in your day or your life do not give up! Therefore, I try to always tell myself that tomorrow will be better and to celebrate the good.
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Grand Island man pleads not guilty in death of toddler

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. — A Grand Island man charged in the killing of a toddler has pleaded not guilty in his case. Hall County District Court Records said Ryan Rivera-Meister, 26, pleaded not guilty to one count of committing child abuse resulting in death. His next court hearing is...
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Grand Island inmate’s storage unit burgled, car set on fire

Misfortune is trailing Vincent Nagel while he’s in jail. Police arrested the 40-year-old Grand Island man April 26 in connection with gunshots fired the previous day at the Island Inn Motel, 2311 S. Locust St. Nagel has remained in Hall County Jail since Hall County Court Judge John Rademacher set bond at $1 million on April 27.
GRAND ISLAND, NE
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Working for the Weekend 5-12-22

Tuesday night’s election meant the end of the road for Grand Island mayoral candidate Julie Wright. According to Hall County’s Election Commissioner report, more than 9,700 people headed to the polls on Tuesday. Following up with Adams County Sheriff candidates. Updated: 16 hours ago. Local4 News followed up...
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Mental Health crisis phone and text lines

Fun events happening this weekend in the Tri-cities. Julie Wright’s Campaign for mayor comes to an end. Tuesday night’s election meant the end of the road for Grand Island mayoral candidate Julie Wright. Election a success despite voting changes. Updated: 21 hours ago. According to Hall County’s Election...
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May 12, 2022 Morning Forecast

Tuesday night’s election meant the end of the road for Grand Island mayoral candidate Julie Wright. According to Hall County’s Election Commissioner report, more than 9,700 people headed to the polls on Tuesday. Following up with Adams County Sheriff candidates. Updated: 16 hours ago. Local4 News followed up...
GRAND ISLAND, NE
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The Barn Festival to return with new owner, slight changes

According to Hall County’s Election Commissioner report, more than 9,700 people headed to the polls on Tuesday. Local4 News followed up with Sheriff John Rust and Brian Hessler on election night. KSNB WEATHERCAST 6 PM. Updated: 6 hours ago. Local 4 Weather 6 pm. Pollen Predicaments- David Stoltz. Updated:...
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Pollen Predicaments- David Stoltz

According to Hall County’s Election Commissioner report, more than 9,700 people headed to the polls on Tuesday. Local4 News followed up with Sheriff John Rust and Brian Hessler on election night. The Barn Festival to return with new owner, slight changes. Updated: 7 hours ago. The festival staff are...
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Kearney Family YMCA breaks ground on expansion project

According to Hall County’s Election Commissioner report, more than 9,700 people headed to the polls on Tuesday. Local4 News followed up with Sheriff John Rust and Brian Hessler on election night. The Barn Festival to return with new owner, slight changes. Updated: 3 hours ago. The festival staff are...
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