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KISS

KISS

KISS already said farewell and now they’re coming back again for their final goodbyes in Lincoln after adding 75 additional dates to their ongoing “End of the Road” tour.more info »

The Lumineers

The Lumineers

The Lumineers have added a show in Omaha as part of their 2020 headlining North American tour! They’ll be coming to the CHI Health Center on March 14, 2020. All tour dates are in support of their album III, which was released in September 2019. The Lumineers are a contemporary rock and folk group from…more info »

Eagles: Hotel California 2020 Tour – 2 Nights!

Eagles: Hotel California 2020 Tour – 2 Nights!

Eagles | Thursday, March 26th | 7:30 PM Eagles | Saturday, March 28th | 8PM Eagles – Don Henley, Joe Walsh and Timothy B. Schmit, with Deacon Frey and Vince Gill – are bringing their recent, highly acclaimed “Hotel California” performances on tour in 2020 with concerts and their making a stop in Denver for…more info »

Jeff Dunham

Jeff Dunham

COMEDY ICON ANNOUNCES THE LAUNCH OF HIS NEW INTERNATIONAL TOUR: “JEFF DUNHAM: SERIOUSLY!?” COMING TO CHI HEALTH CENTER OMAHA! For the past twelve years, Jeff Dunham and his somewhat-inappropriate-proteges, Peanut, Walter, José Jalapeño, Bubba J. and Achmed the Dead Terrorist, have filled arenas across the U.S. and the world with their multiple, blockbuster tours. This…more info »

Blogs

Calling all homeowners and aspiring builders

Calling all homeowners and aspiring builders

The Central Nebraska Home and Builders Show is this weekend in Grand Island at The Pinnacle Bank Expo Building (Fonner Park). This is perfect opportunity for you to get inspired with thousands of ideas to help make your house a home during the 45th Annual Home Show. 45 years of helping homeowners find solutions, find…

it’s all going by too fast, isn’t it?

it’s all going by too fast, isn’t it?

Back when David Letterman was on the air he once had what was called “Drum Solo Week”. The segment featured a different drummer and solo each night. It was spectacular! The week wrapped up with Neil Peart of Rush and I found the video of it and share it here for you. Letterman called his…

important reminder

important reminder

With the falling temps I think we all need to be reminded of the potential for kitties to be under the hood of your car trying to keep warm. Bang on your car to scare them away because, well let’s not talk about what could happen. Winter sucks in so many ways!

It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane… No, it’s a Drone!

It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane… No, it’s a Drone!

Initially I thought this “drone thing” would just blow over rather quickly because: 1) The drones would simply move on or 2) Whoever is behind the drones would chirp up NEITHER HAS HAPPENED! Prior to the announcement of drones in our area, I spotted one flying rather low after dusk as I made my way…

Free Tix!!!

Free Tix!!!

When I was a kid, Clint Eastwood was the coolest guy in the world. I’m so much older now and he’s probably still the coolest guy in the world. I have tickets to give away for this movie playing at The Grand Theatre, W 3rd, G.I. NE. Watch the trailer with link below and listen…

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Messiah Lutheran Church

Messiah Lutheran Church

FREE Dinner every Saturday 4:30pm – 5:30pm A hot meal, take-out meals, bread, pastries, canned items Messiah Lutheran Church 122 West 7th Street Grand Island, NE 308-382-3471more info »

BLUE MAN GROUP

BLUE MAN GROUP

LISTEN FOR THE BLUE MAN GROUP SOUNDER THREE TIMES A DAY (with Franzman, Kansas and Polly) FOR YOUR CHANCE TO GET REGISTERED TO WIN! CONTEST RUNS 1/6/2020 – 1/21/2020 ON-AIR! SHOW DATE IS THURSDAY, JANUARY 30TH @ 7:30PM. Lied Center for Performing Arts is thrilled to announce that the Blue Man Group SPEECHLESS Tour, featuring…more info »

One Act Plays

One Act Plays

News Release RE: Liederkranz Children’s Theatre Contact: Jeannee Mueller Fossberg 308-379-2015 cell 308-384-5700 ext 12 The Catherine Fosket Children’s Theatre presents two children’s one acts “Pan” adapted by Craig Sodaro and “Law and Order: Fairy Tale Unit, Episode 2”, a short comedy by Jonathan Rand. Production dates are January 31st and February 1st at 7:30PM…more info »

PAW PATROL LIVE! The Great Pirate Adventure

PAW PATROL LIVE! The Great Pirate Adventure

All paws on deck! Nickelodeon and VStar Entertainment Group present PAW Patrol Live! “The Great Pirate Adventure,” an action-packed, music-filled production, presented by Pedigree. The heroic pups from the top-rated animated preschool series PAW Patrol, produced by Spin Master Entertainment, embark on a pirate-themed adventure to uncover hidden treasure during the hit live stage show.…more info »

 

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day Refuse Collection Schedule

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Refuse Collection Schedule

KEARNEY, Neb. – The following is from the city of Kearney: The City of Kearney, Sanitation Division, announces the following changes will be in effect for the refuse collection system and the Kearney Area Solid Waste Agency Landfill, due to the upcoming Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday on Monday, January 20, 2020. Residential Collection: •…

Nebraska leaders comment on the Senate passage of USMCA

Nebraska leaders comment on the Senate passage of USMCA

LINCOLN, Neb. – The following is from the office of Governor Pete Ricketts: “Today’s passage of USMCA by the U.S. Senate is a big victory for Nebraska and our ag producers,” said Gov. Ricketts.  “It ensures Nebraska will have the opportunity to grow our relationship with Canada and Mexico, two of the most important markets…

Multiple Agencies comment on US-China ‘Phase One’ Agreement

Multiple Agencies comment on US-China ‘Phase One’ Agreement

LINCOLN, Neb. – The following is from the Nebraska Farm Bureau: “Today’s signing of the Phase One deal with China is positive for American agriculture and Nebraska’s farm and ranch families. There’s no question it’s a critical step forward in stopping escalation of the trade dispute with what has been one of our largest trading…

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KGFW Sports – High School Update 9/24/19

KGFW Sports – High School Update 9/24/19

KCHS Softball def. Hastings St. Cecilia (DH) – 11-2, 14-6 KHS Boys Tennis 10th-Place @ 24-Team Papillion-LaVista Invitational Today KCHS Volleyball vs. Centura – 6:30 KHS Volleyball @ Lincoln High – 6:30 KHS Softball @ Lincoln Southwest (DH) – 5:00 KCHS Girls Golf @ Gibbon Scramble – 10:00 KCHS Boys Tennis @ Hastings Triangular –…

KGFW Sports – Lopers Now No. 3, Jackson Honored

KGFW Sports – Lopers Now No. 3, Jackson Honored

The UNK volleyball team moved up three spots, to 3rd, in the latest AVCA Division II Top-25 Poll. The Lopers are just one of 12 Central Region teams in the poll. Now 11-0 on the season, the Lopers host MIAA newcomer Newman Friday and Central Oklahoma Saturday. One other Loper vollyball note; Senior Julianne Jackson…

KGFW Sports – UNK 2019 HOF Inductees Announced

KGFW Sports – UNK 2019 HOF Inductees Announced

Four former student-athletes and a coach will be inducted into the University of Nebraska at Kearney (UNK) Athletic Hall of Fame during ceremonies on Homecoming weekend this Oct. 4th-and-5th. The 2019 Hall of Fame members are baseball player Neal Arnold, Class of 1997; track athlete Lesley (Crutcher) Hulett, Class of 2006; wrestler Tervel Dlagnev, Class…

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