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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

that’s a good boy!

that’s a good boy!

Sid the super-friendly schnauzer was my furry friend today. He is great with kids and his happiness is absolutely infectious and impossible to ignore…that’s a good boy! Want him? he’s on sale right now at The Central Nebraska Humane Society. Watch the video for adoption information.

Is this a good idea?

Is this a good idea?

I’m thinkin’, no, no it’s not! Hurt’s Donut Company asks, “Want to scare someone this Halloween? Send them doughnuts … delivered by scary clown”. Yep. Hurts’ Donut Company has a scary clown doughnut delivery service. For only $5 (plus the cost of doughnuts) you can have a scary clown deliver doughnuts to your friends, family,…

not just a trailer

not just a trailer

It’s not just a trailer for the upcoming Queen biopic, It’s actually a behind-the-scenes look at how much work and respect went into the making of this film. It comes out November 2. Will you be there?

I’ll go see it

I’ll go see it

Well this should be interesting. I’ll go see it. Rod Stewart claims that Elton would out-party him in the 70s. It comes out next year.

Check out this headline!

Check out this headline!

“SKULL-SHAPED ASTEROID WILL FLY PAST EARTH AFTER HALLOWEEN” NASA has been keeping tracking an asteroid that will pass close to earth around Halloween…and it looks like a human skull. NASA has an official name for it (Asteroid 2015 TB145) But, they’re also calling it the “death comet” and “skull comet.” Details: it’s 2,000-feet long, it’s…

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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 »

Activities for Kids

Activities for Kids

Family Outdoor Club October 20 •10:00 am – 11:30 am www.praireloft.org Activities are designed for kids ages 2-8 with their grownups. Free will donation: $5 per family per Saturday. The Prairie Loft Family Outdoor Club happens the 3rd Saturday of every month, 10-11:30am, year-round. Each month’s program includes active outdoor exploration, art activities, take-home projects,…more info »

‘Donut Let Love Hurt’

‘Donut Let Love Hurt’

Contact Info: Misty Schaecher, Marketing & Development Coordinator mschaecher@gicrisis.org 308.382.8250 or cell @ 402.637.6037 Domestic Violence Awareness Month Crisis Center, Inc. 2251 N. Webb Rd. Grand Island, NE 68803 308.382.8250 www.gicrisis.com Crisis Center ‘Goes Purple’ This Month to Raise Awareness of Domestic Violence Crisis Center, Inc. provides services for victims of domestic violence and sexual…more info »

Painting Workshop

Painting Workshop

Contact: Mark Foradori – (308) 237-1000 Todd Williams Leads Painting Workshop at Archway Kearney, Neb., October 10, 2018 – Todd Williams, the artist who gained statewide acclaim with the “Legacy of Nebraska” series of paintings he created for state’s 150th anniversary, will conduct an artist workshop at the Archway in Kearney on Thursday, November 1,…more info »

 

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Nebraska troopers’ union backs Krist in governor’s race

Nebraska troopers’ union backs Krist in governor’s race

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The union that represents Nebraska State Patrol troopers is endorsing Democratic gubernatorial candidate Bob Krist, four years after the group backed incumbent Republican Gov. Pete Ricketts. The State Troopers Association of Nebraska made the announcement Thursday at the Capitol. The union has clashed with Ricketts following scandals in the patrol, including allegations…

Sasse: “Put Pastor Brunson On The Next Flight Home.”

Sasse: “Put Pastor Brunson On The Next Flight Home.”

Washington, D.C. — U.S. Senator Ben Sasse, who urged Turkey’s President to release Pastor Andrew Brunson in March, issued the following statement regarding news of Pastor Brunson’s forthcoming release. “This is long overdue news. The Turkish government should put Pastor Brunson on the next flight home.  I’m grateful that Pastor Brunson’s unjust detainment is coming…

2 Iowa residents arrested on drug charges in Nebraska

2 Iowa residents arrested on drug charges in Nebraska

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) – Authorities say two Iowa residents were arrested in south-central Nebraska after a state trooper found several pounds of marijuana in their car. The Nebraska State Patrol says the trooper pulled over the car around 5:15 p.m. Wednesday, just west of Grand Island on Interstate 80. The patrol says a subsequent…

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KGFW Sports – Husker Update 10/15/18

KGFW Sports – Husker Update 10/15/18

The Nebraska football team is now 0-6 for the first time in the 126 year history of the program after falling in overtime at Northwestern Saturday 34-31. Going back to last season, it was the 10th straight loss for the Huskers. The Huskers host Minnesota this Saturday, kickoff is at 2:30. One final Husker note;…

KGFW Sports – Storm Improve to 4-0

KGFW Sports – Storm Improve to 4-0

The Tri-City Storm are now 4-0 on the season after Friday’s 3-0 shut out win over the Des Moines Buccaneers. Still atop the Western Conference standings, the Storm will host in-state rival the Lincoln Stars tomorrow night. The puck drops at 7:05pm.

KGFW Sports – UNK/HC Update 10/15/18

KGFW Sports – UNK/HC Update 10/15/18

The 3rd-ranked UNK volleyball team pushed their home court winning streak to 65 in a row, after sweeping Missouri Southern and Southwest Baptist this past weekend at the Health and Sports Center. The Lopers are on the road tomorrow night with a match at Fort Hays State, first serve is at 6:00. The UNK football…

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