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Chadron State College officials have said a report about an armed man on campus proved to be false. The dorms were locked down for about six hours Saturday night and Sunday morning as police searched the campus. A 16-year-old boy arrested in connection with a stolen vehicle south of the campus had told officers that an armed man was involved and in the area. College officials locked down the dorms but didn't make a public announcement at the Chicoine Center, where a basketball game was being played. Students who'd been at the game were allowed back into their dorms after showing identification. The boy was arrested on suspicion of several crimes, including terrorist threats, theft by unlawful...

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The board of directors of Cherry-Todd Electric voted to authorize a rate increase at their regular meeting on December 22nd. An overall rate increase of 4 percent was approved. An increase in residential electric rates is not unique to Cherry Todd or even this area. According to the US Energy Information Administration, average prices rose in all area of the country. Extreme weather, heavy snowfall, and bitterly cold temperature during winter of 2013-2014 are partly responsible for the increase. Electricity is produced in part by coal fired plants. Due to federal regulations by the EPA, coal producers are closing plants rather than converting to meet new guidelines. Cherry Todd members will...

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The Sinte Gleska University 45th annual Founders Forums will be held this week at the multipurpose building in Mission. Each day begins with a forum to discuss such topics as Lakota Culture and Language, economics, and tribal treaties. There will be other activities, both educational and entertaining throughout the week. Those activities include drum contest, grass dance, jingle dance, and a supper each evening.

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A free marketing workshop is scheduled for Thursday evening, January 29, from 6-9 pm at the Peppermill Restaurant on Hwy 20, Valentine, Nebraska. Whether you are an existing business, or you are interested in starting  a business, this free workshop is for you. Everyone is welcome to attend. The topic of this Marketing Workshop is “How to Squeeze More Out of Your  Marketing.”David Buchholz, guest speaker, has shared his expertise in marketing with Cherry County businesses in the past.David is president of David & Associates, a Nebraska-based communications firm with over 30 years of marketing experience. At this workshop you will learn basic marketing principles that have a bottom-line...

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THE COWBOY FAST DRAW HEART CITY JACKPOT SHOOT IS TAKING PLACE THIS WEEKEND, JANUARY 31ST AND FEBRUARY 1ST, AT THE CHERRY COUNTY FAIRGROUND SHOW BARN. OVER 30 CONTESTANTS HAVE ENTERED SO FAR. COME OUT ON SATURDAY AND SUNDAY TO SEE THE FAST DRAW COMPETITION, WHICH STARTS AROUND 9 AM ON SATURDAY. CONCESSIONS SALES WILL GO TOWARD THE NEBRASKA FOSTER ADOPTIVE PARENTS ASSOCIATION, SO COME OUT TO SUPPORT A GREAT CAUSE AND SEE SOME LIGHTNING FAST SHOOTING. ANY QUESTIONS, CALL DEAN STORMS AT 605-557-3337.

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Below please find a list of upcoming bull sales. Contact us at (402) 376-2400 or (800) 658-4442 if you'd like to advertise your upcoming sale! Date                     Time                   Name                         Location              Contact Date Time Name Location Contact 1/26/2015 Joseph Angus Valentine Livestock, Valentine, NE (605) 557-3277 http://www.josephangusranch.com/ 2/4/2015 Dickau Angus Bassett Livestock, Bassett, NE (402) 244-5454 2/5/2015 1:00 P.M. CT Ridder Hereford Ranch The Ranch, south of Callaway, NE (308) 836-4430 http://www.ridderranch.com/ 2/6/2015 1:00...

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South Dakota feedlots with capacities of 1,000 or more animals reported 245,000 cattle on feed on Jan. 1, down 2 percent from last year. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says in its latest report that placements in feedlots during December totaled 32,000 head, down 26 percent from 2014. Marketings of fed cattle during December totaled 30,000 head, unchanged from last year. Other disappearance during December totaled 2,000 head, down 1,000 head from 2014.  

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Over the past few months, the Nebraska Extension Farm Bill education team has been on the road talking with producers about the 2014 Farm Bill. This is one of a series of articles clarifying some of the common questions asked at these meetings. This article will discuss the County Agriculture Risk Coverage Program. The Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) program is a revenue-based program similar to the ACRE program. Within the ARC program there are two selection options: ARC-CO, a county based payment, or ARC-IC, an individual coverage based payment. ARC-CO is a crop-based revenue program. Payments will be made when the average county revenue for a covered commodity is less than the guarantee....

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Despite the departures of both R-CALF USA and the National Farmers Union from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) sanctioned Beef Checkoff Enhancement Working Group, all of the checkoff contractors, led by principal contractor, National Cattlemens’ Beef Association (NCBA), and four other contractors, along with three remaining industry groups recently finalized a proposal designed to increase the national Beef Checkoff Program’s current mandatory assessment of $1 per head of cattle sold to $2 per head of cattle sold. “This new proposal is window dressing designed to deflect attention away from the NCBA’s misappropriation of over $216,000 in producer dollars and Agriculture Secretary...

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Beef Producers across the state are celebrating this week after new numbers show big gains for the industry. Nebraska Cattlemen Past-President, Bill Rishel says, “Agriculture is the largest industry for the state of Nebraska and the largest segment for that industry of the state is the beef cattle industry.” Nebraska Department of Agriculture Director Greg Ibach announced a new milestone or the state’s beef sector. In the first 11 months of 2014, over $1 billion of Nebraska beef was exported to international markets, setting a new record for the state. “We think about steaks and ground beef, hamburgers and alike- but there’s many other parts of the beef animal that have value such...

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34 Teams Fished Big Alkali for the 2015 Cork Thornton Catch & Release Ice Fishing Tournament on Sunday, January 25th. Results: 1st: Dan Priel (Cambridge, NE) & Kent Priel (North Platte) - 29.4 lbs 2nd: Don Cox (Mullen) & Dave Fehlafer (Doniphan) - 27.4 lbs 3rd: Travis Dresden (Lincoln) & Jason Lammeers (Lincoln) 25.4 lbs 4th: Stan Dryak (Niobrara) & Markus Dryak (Omaha) - 23.7 lbs 5th: Branton Lammers (Lincoln) & Alex Rohde (Laurel) - 20.8 lbs 6th: Ed Qualley (Valentine) & Wynette Robinson (Valentine) - 20.4 lbs 7th: T.C. Colvin (Thedford) & Tom Mehrens (Valentine) - 20.4 lbs 8th: Jason Herz & Kent Kurtzer (Lincoln) - 19.9 lbs 9th: John Elliott (Kearney)...

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Saturday's Scores Nebraska BOYS BASKETBALL Ainsworth 74, Ogallala 29 Chadron 54, Gordon/Rushville 29 Ord 50, Arcadia-Loup City 42 Valentine 80, Broken Bow 61 GIRLS BASKETBALL Ainsworth 65, Ogallala 49 Chadron 42, Gordon/Rushville 36   Ord 55, Arcadia-Loup City 30 Valentine 47, Broken Bow 39 South Dakota BOYS BASKETBALL Philip 74, Bennett County 34 Todd County 95, Crow Creek 63 Tri-Valley 70, St. Francis Indian 56 Sanborn Central/Woonsocket 68, White River 65, 2OT Mobridge Big Bob Classic Mobridge-Pollock 60, Pine Ridge 50 Panhandle Conference Tournament Fifth Place Morrill, Neb. 52, Edgemont 32 GIRLS BASKETBALL Bennett County 63, Philip 51 Todd County 100, Crow Creek...

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Team Scores 1. Campbell County 212.0 2. Spearfish 172.0 3. Valentine 167.5 4. Sterling 159.5 5. Sheridan 154.5 6. Chadron 138.0 7. Douglas AFB 136.5 8. Cherokee Trail 135.0 9. Natrona 113.5 10. Alliance 94.5   Individual Results: 106 Results Guaranteed Places 1st Place - Jacob Beltran of Sterling 2nd Place - Daniel Goings of Chadron 3rd Place - Marcelino Ramos of Gering 4th Place - Jordan Kelber of Valentine 5th Place - Jorgen Johnson of Alliance 6th Place - Cooper Weber of Hemingford 1st Place Match Jacob Beltran (Sterling) 25-0, Sr. over Daniel Goings (Chadron) 20-5, Sr. (Dec 7-3). 3rd Place Match Marcelino Ramos (Gering) 25-4, Sr. over Jordan Kelber...

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Results from the Western Edge Border Brawl on Sunday, January 25th: 1st.  Sage Schrunk,  Beau Wiebelhaus,  Tate Kuchera 2nd.  Jennings Morgan,  Zach Wiebelhaus,  Matt Burman,  3rd.  Rhett Mundorf,  Trey Bukehouski,  Levi Lewis 4th.  Cy Dewing,  Mason Cooksley,  Kelby Rice, Others participating,  Parker Lewis,  Colten Stephen,   Billy VerBeek,  Carson Cooksley,  Witten Painter, Jolyn Pozehl,  Daniel Witt,  Jacob Hayward,  Tagg Buechle,  Rylan Hobbs,  Oren Pozehl,  Dylan Witt.

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Select local high school sports scores from Friday, January 23, 2015: Nebraska BOYS BASKETBALL Alliance 69, Ogallala 61 Anselmo-Merna 44, North Central 24 Boone Central/Newman Grove 51, Ord 45 Chadron 48, Gering 43 Cody-Kilgore 59, Gordon/Rushville 48 Gothenburg 52, Broken Bow 21 Guardian Angels 49, O'Neill 41 Mullen 63, Twin Loup 32 St. Mary's 76, Sandhills/Thedford 68 GIRLS BASKETBALL Boone Central/Newman Grove 60, Ord 59, OT Broken Bow 65, Gothenburg 38 Chadron 35, Gering 23 Gordon/Rushville 61, Cody-Kilgore 22 Guardian Angels 65, O'Neill 7 Mullen 59, Twin Loup 37 North Central 43, Anselmo-Merna 21 Ogallala 55, Alliance 46 St. Mary's 55, Sandhills/Thedford 42   South...

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