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Wed
08
Oct

10-8-14

Police Report 
Sept. 24: Report of an assault near Jefferson School. 
Sept. 25: Report of a missing person in the 900 block of G Street. The person was located. 
Sept. 27: Report of an alarm in the 500 block of C Street. 
Sept. 27: Betty M. McMullen, of Fairbury, was driving a 2001 Buick west in the 200 block of West 3rd Street when she was watching a cat that had run onto the road and collided with a parked 2002 GMC owned by Gary W. Erks, of Beatrice. Damages to McMullen's vehicle were estimated at $2,000. Damages to Erks' vehicle were estimated at $2,500. 
Sept. 28: Report of phone harassment in the 100 block of West 3rd Street. 
Sept. 28: Report of theft of services in the 1300 block of D Street. 
Sept. 28: Report of a disturbance in the 900 block of 4th Street. 
Sept. 28: Report of a stolen three-wheeler in the 900 block of Maple Street. 
Wed
08
Oct

EPA water quality proposal sparks debate

LINCOLN--A new rule proposed by the Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers designed to clarify federal authority on water quality regulation has left some concerned about its potential local impact.

On March 25th  the two agencies proposed the Waters of the U.S. rule to more clearly define what surface waters are protected under the federal Clean Water Act.

Tue
07
Oct

FREE Local Elected Officials Training - October 16, 2014 Beatrice, Ne

You’ve been elected, appointed or hired, but do you “Know your Role” in the government process?   Local elected officials, city administrators, clerks, municipal staff and volunteers from Villages, Cities and Counties in SE Nebraska are invited to attend a FREE 4-hour training geared toward the Local Elected Officials role in municipal government.

The program will kick off with a Basic Elected Officials training conducted by Lynn Rex, Executive Director of the Nebraska League of Municipalities.  A panel of experienced professionals including a City Administrator, Mayor, Clerk and an Elected Official will also provide examples of their role in the municipal process.  Topics include policy and administration, where to find help, open meetings act, and responsibilities of the office held.

Fri
03
Oct

U.S. Senator Deb Fischer at Burkley Family Center on Oct. 7

Fischer Announces Staff Local Office Hours in Gage, Jefferson, and Saline Counties

 

Fri
03
Oct

Immigration and pipeline big issues in gubernatorial debate

By Julia Jackson and Angela Hensel, Nebraska News Service

 

 

LINCOLN--Immigration and the Keystone XL pipeline were two of the biggest areas of disagreement in Thursday night's Nebraska gubernatorial debate.

Thu
02
Oct

Earl Edmond Schmidt

Earl Edmond Schmidt, 90 of Fairbury, died October 2, 2014 at Heritage Care Center in Fairbury, Nebraska.  He was born to Emil and Elsie (Leavitt) Schmidt November 9, 1923 in Daykin, Nebraska. 

Survivors are wife Ruth of Fairbury, sons Eugene and wife Rose of Littleton, CO., Larry and wife Nancy of Fairbury, Douglas of Lawton, OK., and Roger and wife Brigitte of Middlebury, VT., seven grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, sister-in-law Ruby Zabel, nephews and nieces. 

Thu
02
Oct

Garage Sale at 408 Short St., Diller

408 SHORT St. DILLER - 9am-3pm, Guns, horse tack, space heater, crocks, live traps, winchester box, gun permit requires, no checks. Lots of misc.                   

Date: 
Saturday, October 4, 2014 - 9:00am
Thu
02
Oct

Bowling Alley Sells

Jason and David Rogers gets the final bid of $46,000 for the bowling alley.

The Rogers family from Gilead are now the proud owners of the PlaMor Bowling Alley and Cafe.
 
Schultis and Sons held the absolute auction Wednesday evening to a full house. Bidding started at a 
 
bid of $10,000. There were four different groups that were bidding with the final bid going to Jason, 
 
David, and Nathan Rogers of Gilead.
 
“We plan to open up the bowling alley as soon as we can do repairs,” David Rogers said. “We are 
 
not sure of the time line but are looking forward to becoming a member of Fairbury's business district.”
Wed
01
Oct

Fairbury Area Girls Hoops Annual parents’ meeting

Fairbury Area Girls Hoops Annual parents’ meeting Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. in the Fairbury Jr.-Sr. High School commons area. All girls who plan to participate in Hoops this year are required to have a parent attend this meeting. Call Barry Schwab at 402-587-0738 with questions.

Date: 
Sunday, October 5, 2014 - 7:00am
Wed
01
Oct

The Fairbury Baseball Association

The Fairbury Baseball Association will be conducting the 2014 Annual Meeting on Sunday, October 5th. at 5:00 p.m. at the American Lutheran Church. All parents and coaches please plan to attend. Any questions, please contact Dean Schmidt at 402-239-5365

Date: 
Sunday, October 5, 2014 - 5:00am

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