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Congressman Adrian Smith gives opinion on gun control

Congressman Adrian Smith gives opinion on gun control

KEARNEY, Neb. (KGFW) – United States Congressman Adrian Smith was recently joined by other Nebraska leaders at the Kearney Regional Airport. Smith attended a reception at the ONe Box Pheasant Hunt in Broken Bow and was asked how he felt potentially being surrounded by guns. “Tonight’s a big event that may or may not involve…

Railroad Crossing Closure

Railroad Crossing Closure

KEARNEY, Neb. – The Union Pacific Railroad announces that weather permitting the Fifth Avenue Railroad crossing will be closed to vehicular traffic Monday, November 19, 2018 beginning at 8:30 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. The purpose of the closure is for repair and maintenance to the railroad tracks near the crossing. The following was a press…

New estimates result in smaller Nebraska budget shortfall

New estimates result in smaller Nebraska budget shortfall

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – Nebraska’s state revenue shortfall isn’t quite as severe as previously thought, but lawmakers will still face a tight budget when they reconvene for a new session in January. New estimates released Thursday show that lawmakers will have to fix a projected $95.1 million shortfall in their upcoming two-year budget. Earlier estimates…

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KGFW Sports – Football Playoff Schedules 11/16/18

KGFW Sports – Football Playoff Schedules 11/16/18

NSAA High School Football Playoff Results and Schedules: (Championship Games @ Memorial Stadium in Lincoln) CLASS A Championship Game – Monday, Nov. 19th, 7:00pm No. 1 Omaha Burke vs. No. 7 Grand Island CLASS B Championship Game – Tuesday, Nov. 20th, 7:15pm No. 1 Omaha Skutt vs. No. 2 Scottsbluff CLASS C-1 Championship Game –…

KGFW Sports – Husker Seniors Close at Home vs. Spartans

KGFW Sports – Husker Seniors Close at Home vs. Spartans

The Nebraska football team practiced in helmets only Thursday as they begin to wrap up preparations for this Saturday’s Senior Day matchup at Memorial Stadium against the Michigan State Spartans. Head Coach Scott Frost addressed the media following practice. He was asked about his emotions, as he sends the seniors out to their final home game at…

KGFW Sports – Lopers Season Ends, Fall in 5

KGFW Sports – Lopers Season Ends, Fall in 5

The 3rd-ranked UNK volleyball team saw their season come to an end last night in the opening round of the Central Regional Tournament. The tourney’s top seed, the Lopers were topped by Harding in five sets. It’s the seventh straight NCAA Tournament loss for the Lopers, a streak that dates back to the 2012 regional…

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Winter-like pattern continues across most of the Heartland

Across the Corn Belt, snow remains on the ground—following Thursday’s storm—from the middle Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley and the lower Great Lakes region, further delaying late-season soft red winter wheat planting efforts. Meanwhile in the upper Midwest, several factors—including locally excessive soil moisture and partially frozen soils—are an impediment to completing corn and…

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