Skip to main content

Archive - 2014 - News Article

June 9th

June 9, 2014: Today in Central Nebraska

June 9, 2014

Community Events:
* Muddy Creek Celebration starts in Ansley at 5pm with the Muddy Creek Supper in the Community Building
* Quilt Trunk Show to take place in Ord at the Veterans Building, starting at 6:30pm

For more information on the above events, check out the calendar found on the homepage of this website.

Today's Public Meetings & Conferences:
* No meetings scheduled at this time

For more information on the above meetings, check out the Public Notice section of the Custer County Chief.

June 8th

Petition drive goes after signatures to put minimum wage on November ballot

June 8, 2014

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — After suffering a setback in the Legislature, supporters of a higher minimum wage in Nebraska are wasting little time in gathering signatures to place the issue on the November ballot.

To put the question to voters at the general election, supporters must submit about 83,000 verified signatures by July 3 — they hope to gather far more to ensure the measure will qualify.

NPPD to issue up to $250 million in bonds June 9

June 8, 2014

Columbus, Neb. – The Nebraska Public Power District plans to issue approximately $250 million of fixed-rate, tax-exempt and taxable bonds on Monday, June 9. The bond sale will include an order period for retail and institutional investors.

Proceeds from the bond sale will be used to finance the costs of transmission capital additions to NPPD’s transmission system and to refund a portion of the outstanding General Revenue Bonds. The proceeds will also be used to pay financing costs.

June 8, 2014: Today in Central Nebraska

June 8, 2014

Community Events:
* Gates School Reunion and Community Supper held at the Community Center starting at 1pm
* Custer County Choir Concert & Supper will start at 4pm at the St. Anselm's Church

For more information on the above events, check out the calendar found on the homepage of this website.

Today's Public Meetings & Conferences:
* No events scheduled at this time

For more information on the above meetings, check out the Public Notice section of the Custer County Chief.

June 7th

June 7, 2014: Today in Central Nebraska

June 7, 2014

Community Events:
* Sandhills Marathon introduces 5k, 1 mile races continues
* Oconto Volunteer Fire Dept. BBQ Fundraiser starts at 5pm in Oconto

For more information on the above events, check out the calendar found on the homepage of this website.

Today's Public Meetings & Conferences:
* No events scheduled at this time

For more information on the above meetings, check out the Public Notice section of the Custer County Chief.

June 6th

Accident on Highway 2

June 6, 2014

Broken Bow Emergency Response answered the June 6 call when a car crossed the center line of State Highway 2 approximately five miles east of Broken Bow.

Three Custer-Thomas Co. establishments fail NSP compliance check

June 6, 2014

(North Platte, Neb.)- The Nebraska State Patrol conducted compliance checks the end of May at 13 retail outlets in Custer and Thomas counties.

June 6, 2014: Today in Central Nebraska

June 6, 2014

Community Events:
* Sandhills Marathon introduces 5k, 1 mile races starting at 6:30pm at the Cowboy Trail

For more information on the above events, check out the calendar found on the homepage of this website.

Today's Public Meetings & Conferences:
* Available for review at the Broken Bow Housing Authority Monday - Friday, 9am-4pm is current Agency Plan in Compliance with the 2014 Appropriations Act.

For more information on the above meetings, check out the Public Notice section of the Custer County Chief.

June 5th

June 5, 2014: Today in Central Nebraska

June 5, 2014

Community Events:
* Farmer's Market will open at 11am at the city Square
* Living with Diabetes Support group will meet at JMMMMC in Broken Bow starting at 4:30pm
* Estate Planning Seminar at the Cobblestone Hotel conference room starting at 7pm

For more information on the above events, check out the calendar found on the homepage of this website.

Today's Public Meetings & Conferences:
* Available for review at the Broken Bow Housing Authority Monday - Friday, 9am-4pm is current Agency Plan in Compliance with the 2014 Appropriations Act.

June 4th

June 4, 2014: Today in Central Nebraska

June 4, 2014

Community Events:
* No events scheduled at this time

For more information on the above events, check out the calendar found on the homepage of this website.

Today's Public Meetings & Conferences:
* Available for review at the Broken Bow Housing Authority Monday - Friday, 9am-4pm is current Agency Plan in Compliance with the 2014 Appropriations Act.

For more information on the above meetings, check out the Public Notice section of the Custer County Chief.