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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 »

CHICAGO is coming to Grand Island

CHICAGO is coming to Grand Island

Hailed as one of the “most important bands in music since the dawn of the rock and roll era” by former President Bill Clinton, the legendary rock and roll band with horns, Chicago, came in at #9, the highest charting American band in Billboard Magazine’s recent Hot 200 All-Time Top Artists. And Chicago is the…more info »

Journey w/ The Pretenders

Journey w/ The Pretenders

Neal Schon (founding member and lead guitarist), Ross Valory (co-founding member and bassist), longtime members Jonathan Cain (keyboardist) & Steve Smith (drummer), and Arnel Pineda (lead singer) – have set an extensive North American tour in 2020 with the PRETENDERS that will feature all new production and hits from start to finish. Fans can expect…more info »

Elton John: The Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour

Elton John: The Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour

The Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour kicked off to sold-out crowds in September 2018 and has received rave reviews in every market. Taking the audience on a magical journey through his career, the show features some of Elton’s most beloved songs from his legendary catalogue including, “Bennie and the Jets,” “Rocket Man,” “Tiny Dancer,” and…more info »

Blogs

Mask or No Mask?

Mask or No Mask?

This article ran in the New York Times: Both the World Health Organization and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have said that regular citizens don’t need to wear masks in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, unless they’re sick and coughing and sneezing. There’s also concern that health care workers across the globe…

Coronavirus Stimulus Checks: Here’s Who’s Eligible

Coronavirus Stimulus Checks: Here’s Who’s Eligible

This should answer many of your questions. I pasted the entire article here: Business Coronavirus Stimulus Checks: Here’s Who’s Eligible For Relief Payment Casey Bond and Arthur Delaney HuffPost LifeMarch 25, 2020, 6:40 PM CDT If all the alarming coronavirus headlines have your anxiety at an all-time high, here’s some good news: A highly anticipated…

Remember last year…

Remember last year…

…the trend was to lick the ice cream and put it back on the shelf? Well this is a fine mess you got us into now. In all seriousness I had an overwhelming positive feeling wash over me last night. It was all-consuming to me and seemingly came out of nowhere and suddenly. Everything is…

No need to fear

No need to fear

I know we’re all likely seeing things we have never seen before and events are playing out like a black n’ white Twilight Zone episode but this too shall pass. Here’s some great reasons NOT to fear: Because you and I were COMMANDED not to fear. It’s true! COMMANDED! Here’s the Bible verse: “Don’t fear,…

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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 »

Race for GRACE

Race for GRACE

10th Annual Race for GRACE – April 4, 2020 – Downtown Grand Island – Liederkranz – 403 W. 1st St, Grand Island, NE Start/Finish: 10K Start Time 9:00 am 2 Mile Start Time 9:05 am The 2020 Race for GRACE will feature certified 2 mile and 10K courses, t-shirts and long sleeve tees, and cash…more info »

GI Elks Hypnotist Fundraiser Event

GI Elks Hypnotist Fundraiser Event

Back by popular demand, Brent Breckner will be at the Grand Island Elks again for another Awesome show of hypnosis with a twist of fun! Call the Grand Island Elks and reserve your tickets soon, by calling the Elks Lodge at 308-382-8014 or stopping by the Elks. This fundraiser is to help provide additional funds…more info »

Banquet and Celebration

Banquet and Celebration

APR 23 For the Love of Children Banquet and Celebration Hosted by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Nebraska and 2 others The For the Love of Children Banquet began in 2015 to celebrate and honor the contributions of Grand Island community members who advocate for and serve children. Every day members of the community…more info »

 

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UNDERSTANDING THE STATE’S DIRECTED HEALTH MEASURE

UNDERSTANDING THE STATE’S DIRECTED HEALTH MEASURE

KEARNEY, Neb. – The following is from the City of Kearney Police Department: What is a Directed Health Measure (DHM)? • Specific community enforcement measures necessary to prevent the spread of communicable disease, illness or poisoning. The objective of this order is to reduce morbidity and mortality, minimize disease transmission; protect health care personnel and…

Two Rivers Public Health adds its district to Directed Health Measures; impacts Buffalo and six other counties

Two Rivers Public Health adds its district to Directed Health Measures; impacts Buffalo and six other counties

HOLDREGE, Neb. (TRPHD) – A community-transmitted case of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) was identified in Buffalo County. Community transmission is when people have COVID-19 but public health officials are unable to identify how or where they became infected. In coordination with the office of Governor Pete Ricketts, Two Rivers Public Health Department will be enacting Directed…

Hy-Vee Reserves One Hour of Aisles Online Shopping Each Day for Those Considered High Risk

Hy-Vee Reserves One Hour of Aisles Online Shopping Each Day for Those Considered High Risk

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa – Hy-Vee, Inc. announces today that it will be reserving one hour of Hy-Vee Aisles Online shopping time slots each day for customers who are considered “high-risk.” Aisles Online is Hy-Vee’s grocery ordering service available at hy-vee.com/grocery/ or via the Hy-Vee Aisles Online mobile app. Starting this Thursday, the reserved Aisles Online…

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KGFW Sports – Gregory Files For Reinstatement, Burke Leaving and More 03/23/20

KGFW Sports – Gregory Files For Reinstatement, Burke Leaving and More 03/23/20

Dallas Cowboys defensive end Randy Gregory, suspended indefinitely in February 2019, has officially filed for reinstatement to the NFL. Under the league’s substance-abuse policy, the NFL has to make a decision on Gregory’s status in the next 60 days. The former Husker was suspended all of last season for recurring issues involving the substance-abuse policy…

KGFW Sports – USHL Season Cancelled 03/18/20

KGFW Sports – USHL Season Cancelled 03/18/20

The USHL announced Wednesday its decision to cancel the rest of the 2019-20 season. The unanimous decision was made by the USHL Board of Directors. League officials had initially postponed play on March 12th. According to a statement released by the the league and USHL President and Commissioner Tom Garrity, the move is in the…