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BREAKING BENJAMIN & FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH

BREAKING BENJAMIN & FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH

DOORS Door Time TBA. HOW TO PURCHASE Tickets can be purchased at the Pinnacle Bank Arena Ticket Office, online at www.ticketmaster.com, or charge by phone at 1-866-448-7849 (Automated) OR 1-800-745-3000 (Live Person). Need help with an existing Ticketmaster order, please call Ticketmaster Fan Support at 1.800.653.8000 (Live Person Monday – Friday 9am – 9pm. Saturday…more info »

Justin Timberlake

Justin Timberlake

Man of the Woods Tour Justin Randall Timberlake (born January 31, 1981) is an American singer-songwriter, actor, dancer, and record producer.[1] Born and raised in Tennessee, he appeared on the television shows Star Search and The All-New Mickey Mouse Club as a child. In the late 1990s, Timberlake rose to prominence as one of the two lead vocalists and youngest member of NSYNC, which eventually…more info »

Elton John

Elton John

Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour The ‘Farewell Yellow Brick Road’ tour will consist of more than 300 shows across five continents, hitting North America, Europe, Asia, South America and Australasia before reaching its conclusion in 2021. These dates mark the superstar’s last-ever tour, the end of half a century on the road for one of…more info »

P!NK

P!NK

Beautiful Trauma World Tour Tickets are on sale now. When Tuesday, May 7, 2019 7:30PM Where CenturyLink Center Omaha Ticket Information $207.45, $157.45, $137.45, $87.45, $67.45, $47.45 Tickets available at all Ticketmaster retail ticket center locations, Ticketmaster charge-by-phone 1 (800) 745-3000, online at Ticketmaster.com or at CenturyLink Center Omaha Box Office.more info »

Blogs

belligerent hangover spectacle

belligerent hangover spectacle

My friend Dana White made ornaments for me and Kansas and suddenly it sparked a conversation that raised the question of “How early do you put up your Christmas Tree?” It surprised me the wide range of answers it received. Kristen wants to put it up now (Nov. 12), Heather says 2 days before Christmas…

latest viral video

latest viral video

It’s like a real-life Tom & Jerry cartoon. I wonder if the rat was rabid. Besides cartoons, I never heard of a rat successfully chasing a cat away. In the next video it would be cool to see the cat on the roof trying to drop an anvil on the rat.

New Drunk Face Emoji

New Drunk Face Emoji

In case you haven’t seen it yet, there is now a drunk face emoji. Apple is calling it a “Woozy Face,” it looks like the little yellow face had a few too many or had a bad piece of fish. Also Known As Drunk Face and Face With Uneven Eyes and Wavy Mouth. The very…

Election 2018

Election 2018

FB has an election page to help inform you about the candidates and at a very minimum show you who is running. It’s under “Election 2018” https://www.facebook.com/elections/us2018/?source=bookmark&surface_override=voter_info Elections have slowly moved into the digital age with rules regarding ballot selfies. Violating a ballot selfie ban could earn a fine or jail time. Justin Timberlake got…

interesting bacon article

interesting bacon article

I found it on MSN: The bacon fad may or may not be abating somewhat, but there’s no disputing that we’re eating more of it than ever. Bacon consumption levels were at historical highs last year, according to The National Provisioner, a food business trade publication. Bacon has been appearing in all menu categories —…

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Meals on Wheels

Meals on Wheels

The Ad Council has sent Meals on Wheels Volunteer Recruitment Public Service Announcements to Inspire Volunteers in This Community to Help where Help is Needed. Meals on Wheels volunteers deliver more than a meal… 10 million seniors face the threat of hunger, and millions more live alone in isolation. 107.7 The Island encourages you to…more info »

food & household goods drive

food & household goods drive

A new event has been submitted to the KSYZ Events Calendar using the website form. Central Nebraska Community Action Partnership tobrien@centralnebraskacap.com (308) 385-5500 November 10 – 18 Grand Island Details of the Event: Central Nebraska Community Action Partnership is recognizing Hunger and Homelessness Awareness week, November 10th through the 18th, with a week long food…more info »

Blood Drive

Blood Drive

Lisa Hamling lisa.hamling@riversideps.org Riverside Public School Blood Drive Riverside Public School in Cedar Rapids will be having an American Red Cross Blood Drive on November 15, 2018 from Noon to 6:00 p.m. in the main gym. To make an appointment call 308-358-0640.more info »

free informational presentation

free informational presentation

Press Release Contact: Taylor Harmening Central Nebraska Conservation Director AmeriCorps Member Nebraska Conservation Educational Fund Phone: (402) 943-9556 Email: taylorharmening@nlcvef.org Use of Corn as Bio-Based Products at the Kearney Public Library (Kearney, Ne) Living in the Corn Belt of the United States, its important to know all about the crops that grow and surround us…more info »

 

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Authorities release name of hunter shot by son

Authorities release name of hunter shot by son

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – Nebraska authorities have released the name of a deer hunter who was fatally shot by his own rifle after handing it to his son. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office identified the man as 58-year-old Stacy McArtor. The sheriff’s office says McArtor’s 37-year-old son, Joshua McArtor, told deputies that he and his…

Sasse Sends Off Nebraska Army Reserve Unit

Sasse Sends Off Nebraska Army Reserve Unit

FREMONT, Neb. — U.S. Senator Ben Sasse, a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, participated in a deployment ceremony for 38 soldiers of the 394th Army Reserve Unit. The 394th is based in Fremont and will be providing logistical support for the Special Operations Command abroad. An excerpt from Senator Sasse’s speech is below:…

Latest Sears shutters includes Grand Island store

Latest Sears shutters includes Grand Island store

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. – After announcing last month that it would close down 142 of its stores, Sears has now put another 40 locations on the chopping block. Closure of another 29 Sears locations and 11 Kmart stores were announced on Thursday, as Sears desperately tries to cut costs and remain in operation until the retail…

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KGFW Sports – Volleyball Tourney Final Results

KGFW Sports – Volleyball Tourney Final Results

tate Volleyball Tournament at Devaney Sports Center (Final Results) CLASS A: Millard North def. Lincoln Pius X – 3-0 (25-21, 25-18, 25-20) CLASS B: Omaha Skutt def. Elkhorn South – 3-0 (25-17, 25-21, 25-14) CLASS C-1: Wahoo def. Lincoln Lutheran – 3-2 (18-25, 25-20, 25-14, 21-25, 15-10) CLASS C-1: 3rd-place match: St. Paul def. Bishop…

KGFW Sports – Football Playoffs 11/12/18

KGFW Sports – Football Playoffs 11/12/18

NSAA High School Football Playoff Results and Schedules: (Championship Games @ Memorial Stadium in Lincoln) CLASS A Friday’s semifinals No. 1 Omaha Burke def. No. 5 Millard West – 35-28 No. 7 Grand Island def. No. 3 Bellevue West – 37-30 Championship Game – Monday, Nov. 19th, 7:00pm No. 1 Omaha Burke vs. No. 7…

KGFW Sports – Lopers Host Central Region Tourney

KGFW Sports – Lopers Host Central Region Tourney

The 3rd-ranked UNK volleyball team defeated 10th-ranked Washburn in five sets Saturday to win their third straight MIAA Tournament Championship Saturday night at the Health & Sports Center (25-23, 25-20, 13-25, 21-25, 16-14). The Lopers will host the NCAA Central Regional Tournament this weekend. UNK will face Harding University in the tourney’s opening round Thursday.…

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