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Kearney, NE has a stray cat problem.

The university has many, and the Kearney community is filled with them as well. Walking down the street or across campus, it’s rare to go without seeing a stray cat. 432 more words

Pet Spay and Neuter Awareness Month

Most of us watch adorable dog and cat videos on Facebook, YouTube, etc. Most of us adore animals, especially the puppies and the kitties. I’m no different. 396 more words

Maria L. Armenta (Kika)

October 18, 1951–February 15, 2018


Born Mary LaVonne Johnson, age 66, passed away on February 15th,  2018 at Baxter
Springs, Kansas. Born in Kearney, Nebraska, she was the daughter to Gerald… 174 more words


Mary LaVonne Armenta

October 18, 1951–February 15, 2018

Baxter Springs, KS  Mary LaVonne Armenta, 66, passed away on Thursday, February 15, 2018.  Private services will be held at a later date.  12 more words


MIAA update: Nebraska-Kearney to drop 3 men's sports

KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) – The University of Nebraska at Kearney is eliminating baseball, men’s tennis and men’s golf at the end of the 2018 spring season. 99 more words


End Solitary Confinement in Nebraska Youth Facilities


That’s the number of times that Nebraska juvenile offenders were isolated in their rooms in 2017, according to a report from Julie Rodgers of the Office of Inspector of Nebraska Child Welfare. 324 more words

Student scholarship for 2018 Nebraska Bike-Walk Summit

In 2017, history was made. Nebraska had its first-ever Bike-Walk Summit.

The 2018 Nebraska BIke-Walk Summit will take place in Kearney, on the University of Nebraska-Kearney campus, and will include discussions on important community topics like complete streets, public health, active transportation, and accessibility and safety of walking and bicycling infrastructure, as well as an opportunity to strategize on how to get Nebraska out of last place in the state bicycle-friendliness rankings. 275 more words