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Justin Timberlake – Rescheduled

Justin Timberlake – Rescheduled

As a result of bruised vocal cords, the Justin Timberlake Man Of The Woods concerts in December were postponed and rescheduled for 2019 including his stop at the CHI Health Center originally set for 12/8/18. The new date is March 23, 2019 in Omaha. Yes, this is same date as Michael Bublé in Lincoln. Justin…more info »

An Evening with Michael Bublé

An Evening with Michael Bublé

Singer Michael Bublé will celebrate Pinnacle Bank Arena’s 5th anniversary Saturday, March 23. Michael opened Pinnacle Bank Arena in 2013. Tickets would make a great holiday gift. Every full-priced ticket purchased for the tour includes a standard CD or digital copy of Michael’s highly anticipated new album love. love is Michael’s 8th major studio album…more info »

STYX and Larry The Cable Guy

STYX and Larry The Cable Guy

For one night only, Legendary Platinum rockers STYX and comedy legend Larry the Cable Guy are joining forces for the first time ever to rock and GIT-R-DONE. Billed as “Laugh. Rock. Seriously.” Two forces come together on stage for one unforgettable night of hits and jokes. STYX has the unique distinction of being the first…more info »

John Mellencamp

John Mellencamp

Acclaimed rocker John Mellencamp is coming to Omaha for one night only! His career in music, spanning more than 35 years, has seen him transition from pop star to one of the most highly respected singer/songwriters of a generation. Mellencamp is a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, a Grammy winner, a…more info »

Blogs

Franzman will pick up the microchipping

Franzman will pick up the microchipping

Raven is 4 years old, friendly, vocal and looking for a forever home. If you or someone you know is interested in a blue/black shiny friend, contact the Central Nebraska Humane Society 308.385.5305 or visit 1312 Sky Park Rd, Grand Island, NE 68801 As an added incentive to adopt shelter animals, I will pick up…

Bridge Damage Report

Bridge Damage Report

Nebraska Department of Transportation Reports Bridge Damage in Central, Northcentral and Northeast Nebraska March 15, 2019 (Lincoln, Neb.) —The Nebraska Department of Transportation (NDOT) is reporting that at least 4 bridges on the State highway system have washed out or have been damaged and is advising motorists to not travel in northcentral and northeast Nebraska…

What? Why?

What? Why?

Mötley Crüe have released their cover of Madonna’s 1984 smash hit, “Like a Virgin.” What? Why? Nobody saw that comin’. The cover is one of 4 new songs they recorded for their upcoming album The Dirt. The album and the movie will be released March 22.

Franzman’s Huuuge Broadcast

Franzman’s Huuuge Broadcast

He’s an award winner, he’s a philanthropist, a restaurateur and a good friend: Brent C. Lindner joined me this morning to talk about great things comin’ up this season. Winter is over! (I think). Thanks for listening.

Great song from Jonathan Cain!

Great song from Jonathan Cain!

Although the video looks like a commercial for some new anti-depression medication, I like the song a lot! JOURNEY: Keyboardist Jonathan Cain will release a new song next week ahead of his fourth album in May. “More Like Jesus” will be available through digital retailers and streaming outlets on March 22nd. Cain says he wrote…

Events

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World Down Syndrome Day

World Down Syndrome Day

3/21/19 4-6 pm Heartwell Park, Hastings, NE Details of the Event: Join Mary Lanning Healthcare for our 3rd annual World Down Syndrome Day 3.21 Walk/Run on March 21 from 4-6 pm at Heartwell Park in Hastings. Registration forms are available at Mary Lanning Rehabilitation at Cimarron Plaza in Hastings (6 a.m. – 6 p.m.) Cash…more info »

March Meowness Fundraiser

March Meowness Fundraiser

Voice for Companion Animals holding March Meowness Fundraiser Voice for Companion Animals will be holding its 2nd Annual March Meowness fundraiser on Saturday, March 23rd, at the Grand Generation Center at 304 East 3rd Street in Grand Island. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. with bingo starting at 7 p.m. and running through 9 p.m. People…more info »

Jazz & Jambalaya Lent Celebration

Jazz & Jambalaya Lent Celebration

First United Methodist Hastings Nebraska invites you to join them for a taste of the Spirit of New Orleans Jazz and food. They will be serving Jambalaya featuring Shrimp, Andouille Sausage, Chicken and a smattering of Cajun Spice, also Cheese Cake and Sweet Tea, at the Hastings Downtown City Auditorium on March 28th. Live Music…more info »

 

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Grand Jury for District of Nebraska has returned indictments

Grand Jury for District of Nebraska has returned indictments

LINCOLN, Neb. – The following is from the office of United States Attorney Joe Kelly: “United States Attorney Joe Kelly announced the federal Grand Jury for the District of Nebraska has returned 19 indictments charging 21 defendants. Indictments are charging documents that contain one or more individual counts that are merely accusations, and every defendant…

$642M Statewide Flood Damage, NEMA Updates Estimates by County

$642M Statewide Flood Damage, NEMA Updates Estimates by County

LINCOLN, Neb. (KGFW) – Nebraska Emergency Management has released updated preliminary damage estimates, both public and private, by county. Statewide damage is estimated at more than $642M – more than $553M of that to public property or infrastructure. More than $232M in damage is estimated in Nance County, nearly $140M in damage in Sarpy County,…

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KGFW Sports – Huskers Advance With Win Over Bulldogs

KGFW Sports – Huskers Advance With Win Over Bulldogs

The Nebraska men’s basketball team posted their first postseason victory in 11 years Wednesday night with an 80-76 win over Butler in a first-round NIT matchup at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Isaiah Roby scored a career-high 28 points in the win. The Huskers are now 16-1 all-time at home in the NIT, and are 3-0 against…

KGFW Sports – Storm Extend Lead With 4-2 Win

KGFW Sports – Storm Extend Lead With 4-2 Win

The Tri-City Storm defeated the Lincoln Stars 4-2 at the Viaero Center in Kearney Tuesday night. With the victory, the Storm are now nine points ahead of Muskegon in the league standings, and 14 points in front of Waterloo in the Western Conference standings. Winners of six straight, the Storm open a six game road…

KGFW Sports – Huskers Host Bulldogs, Jays Advance

KGFW Sports – Huskers Host Bulldogs, Jays Advance

The Nebraska men’s basketball team is hosting Butler tonight in the opening round of the NIT. The Huskers are the tourney’s 4th seed, the Bulldogs are the 5th seed. Playing with a depleted roster, the Huskers have built up some positive momentum over the last two weeks, including a three-game run in the Big Ten…

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