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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 »

JAMES TAYLOR & BONNIE RAITT

JAMES TAYLOR & BONNIE RAITT

Legendary singer/songwriter James Taylor and his All-Star Band with special guest Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Bonnie Raitt and her band are coming to Pinnacle Bank Arena for one intimate and memorable night! As a recording and touring artist, James Taylor has touched people with his warm baritone voice and distinctive style of guitar-playing…more info »

Fleetwood Mac

Fleetwood Mac

The line-up will feature Mick Fleetwood, John McVie, Stevie Nicks, and Christine McVie along with newcomers Mike Campbell and Neil Finn. “Fleetwood Mac has always been about an amazing collection of songs that are performed with a unique blend of talents. We jammed with Mike and Neil and the chemistry really worked and let the…more info »

KISS: End of the Road World Tour

KISS: End of the Road World Tour

After an epic and storied 45 year career that launched an era of rock n roll legends, KISS will take their final tour ever in 2019, appropriately named END OF THE ROAD. Don’t miss your last chance to see this iconic group when they stop at CHI Health Center Omaha.more info »

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lawsuit against Fleetwood Mac was settled out of court

lawsuit against Fleetwood Mac was settled out of court

Lindsey Buckingham’s lawsuit against Fleetwood Mac was settled out of court. Watch an interview with Saturday’s CBS This Morning, Buckingham said, “We’ve all signed off on something,”. The suit over money was filed after he was fired from the band in February. Lindsey says he recently received an E-mail from Christine McVie, which said, “Dearest…

This is kinda fun

This is kinda fun

This is kinda fun! If thy cup doth not brimmeth over with 16th century English phrases, try typing what you want to say into this Shakespearean Translator and see what you get. I typed the following into the translator: “you are listening to the one man party in the morning – your home for one…

Toilet Included!

Toilet Included!

Have we COMPLETELY run out of ideas at this point in our lives? Beneath the Chess, Checkers and Scrabble games at HyVee, you’ll find this gem. Toilet Included! Seriously?

Kohl’s recently did a survey

Kohl’s recently did a survey

Does your family have strange holiday traditions? Kohl’s recently did a survey and found that 20% of Americans say their family has quirky holiday traditions that include dressing up the cat in a holiday costume (not so quirky) or watching horror movies on Christmas Day (that seems blasphemous to me) or camping in the living…

I have a lotta questions

I have a lotta questions

Is it great? Is it awful? Can it be both at the same time? I can’t say I completely understand William Shatner or his appeal. Is it because he was Captain Kirk that I cut him some slack? Or is it that Billy Gibbons adds some real edge to this? I have a lotta questions.…

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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 »

Tri-City Food Fight

Tri-City Food Fight

Contact: Mark Foradori (308) 237-1000 Many Kearney Organizations Pitch In For Tri-City Food Fight The Tri-City Food Fight has begun. It’s really not as messy as it sounds. The Food Fight is the annual competition between the Archway in Kearney, The Stuhr Museum in Grand Island and the Hastings Museum to see which organization can…more info »

We need you!

We need you!

We need you! The Grand Island Chamber is excited to be giving back this Holiday season. On Wednesday, December 12th from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. we are hosting an American Red Cross blood drive at the Grand Island Chamber office, located at 309 West 2nd Street. This event is open to anyone willing and…more info »

Breakfast with Santa

Breakfast with Santa

A new event has been submitted to the KSYZ Events Calendar using the website form. Elle Supencheck elles@gilibrary.org (308) 385-5333 12/22/18 9:30-11 a.m. Grand Island Public Library Details of the Event: Breakfast with Santa at Grand Island Public Library Kids of all ages and their parents/caregivers are invited to our FREE annual Breakfast with Santa…more info »

 

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Lincoln nature center arranging trips to view birds

Lincoln nature center arranging trips to view birds

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – The Pioneers Park Nature Center ins Lincoln is arranging trips next year for people to view birds: sandhill cranes, greater prairie chickens and sharp-tailed grouse. The first trips are scheduled for March 8 and March 9. Travelers will leave from Antelope Park in Lincoln at noon and return the same night…

Thefts From Motor Vehicles

Thefts From Motor Vehicles

KEARNEY, Neb. – Since November 1, 2018 the City of Kearney has seen a spike in theft’s from motor vehicles. There have been 37 reported thefts in this time frame. Most of the vehicles were unlocked and spare change was taken. Although we have received reports from all over the city, the majority of these…

Tennessee Man Sentenced for Being a Felon in Possession of a Firearm

Tennessee Man Sentenced for Being a Felon in Possession of a Firearm

ARAPAHOE, Neb. – United States Attorney Joe Kelly announced that Michael Wayne Parsons, age 57, formerly of Arlington, Tennessee, was sentenced today to 84 months in prison followed by three years of supervised release following his conviction by a United States District Court jury of being a felon in possession of a firearm. Mr. Parsons is…

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KGFW Sports – Huskers Advance to Final Four

KGFW Sports – Huskers Advance to Final Four

The Nebraska volleyball team earned a program-record fourth straight trip to the NCAA Semifinals after sweeping the Oregon Ducks in the Minneapolis Regional Final Saturday. With the victory, the defending national champions became just the sixth program in NCAA history to reach four consecutive final fours, joining Pacific, Penn State, Stanford, Texas and UCLA. The…

KGFW Sports – Huskers Top Jays!

KGFW Sports – Huskers Top Jays!

All five starters scored in double figures as the nationally ranked Nebraska mens basketball team cruised to an easy 94-75 win over in-state rival Creighton Saturday. The victory snapped the Husker’s seven game losing streak to the Jays. James Palmer Jr. paced the Huskers with his second career 30-point effort. The Huskers have now won…

KGFW Sports – Storm Split with Force

KGFW Sports – Storm Split with Force

The Tri-City Storm split their two game homestand against the defending Clark Cup Champions this past weekend. The Fargo Force snapped the Storm’s six game winning streak with a 4-2 win Friday. The Storm answered with a 4-2 win of their own Saturday. Still in first place in the Western Conference standings, the Storm will…

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