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A Firearm Hunter Education Class will be offered Feb. 20 and 21.

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As Gage County continues to dig itself out from recent snow storms, officials are evaluating how a similar situation could be handled more efficiently in the future.

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As recently as late 2008, Terry Kamprath was a leading advocate of building a 70-bed jail in Seward County at a potential cost of up to $15 million.

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Two members of the World Champion New York Yankees will headline a special event in Beatrice, the 1961 World Champions, that is.

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Ralph Terry, left and Bob Cerv.

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Photo by The Associated Press Texas quarterback Colt McCoy throws during practice, Saturday in Newport Beach, Calif., for the BCS Championship against Alabama Thursday.

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - More than 100 manatees have been found dead in Florida waters since the beginning of the year, mostly victims of a nearly two-week cold snap.

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WILBER - Wilber-Clatonia’s Wolverines finished as runners-up Saturday at their own dual tournament.

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A string of thefts from vehicles and vandalisms have the Beatrice Police Department urging citizens to maintain vigilance.

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Continue to follow the current filings for election. Gage County Filings

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Harry H. Paul, age 90, of Lincoln, passed away Sunday, Jan. 10, 2010, in Lincoln.

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Linda L. Kraus, 86, Tecumseh, wife of Kenneth, died Sunday, Jan. 17, 2010, at the Johnson County Hospital in Tecumseh.

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SYRACUSE - Five members of the DeWitt Tri County wrestler teams earned individual medals recently at the Syracuse Pin Tournament.

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Viola Sue Howey (nee Johnson), 101 years of age, passed away Saturday, Feb. 6, 2010, at the Waterfield Memory Care Home in Las Vegas, Nev. She was the widow of Earle T. Howey Sr. of Beatrice, Neb.

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A few big shots made the difference for the Southeast Community College-Beatrice Lady Storm Saturday against North Platte Community College.

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The Beatrice Wrestling Club will host its annual invitational tournament Sunday at Beatrice High School.

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Doris Louise Buehler, 88, Russell, Kan., died Friday, Dec. 25, 2009, at the Wheatland Nursing Center in Russell.

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Gage County Sheriff Millard “Gus” Gustafson filed the necessary paperwork Monday to run for reelection, while a pair of political newcomers also filed recently to run for seats on the Gage County Board of Supervisors.

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Beatrice’s Lady Orange defense clamped down on the Ralston Lady Rams Tuesday night, holding their guests to nine points through three quarters of play.

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Photo by Jane White/Daily Sun sports editor Gemma Pretzer takes a shot from the corner.

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Erik Lance “Eb” Jueneman, 38, Hanover, Kan., died Friday, Jan. 22, 2010, at Hanover.

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JOHNSON - For the second time this season, the Diller-Odell Lady Griffins faced off with the Falls City Sacred Heart Lady Irish in a championship game.

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A number of Sunland area girls basketball teams will open subdistrict play Monday and Tuesday.

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Four Sunland towns are receiving chunks of $3.2 million being handed out by the Department of Economic Development in the state of Nebraska toward rehabilitation projects for owner-occupied houses.

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Martha Cook “Marney” Fricke of Ashland died Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2010.

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Altruism - noun. The unselfish regard for or devotion to the welfare of others.

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Photo by Chris Dunker/Daily Sun staff Lincoln Elementary first-grader Alexandria Covey, right, waits her turn to buy hot cocoa for a fundraiser by Ellen Janssen’s fourth-grade class. “Hot Cocoa for Haiti” is one of many local relief efforts organized by students.

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To see a comparison of costs from this winter to previous years, dating back to 1997, click here.

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Amanda M. Krebs, 90, of Fairbury formerly of Beatrice, died on Thursday, January 14, 2010.

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Eileen E. Robinson, age 85, of Endicott, passed away on Dec. 28, 2009, at Good Samaritan Center, Beatrice.

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A perfect opportunity to blend the old with the new.

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Photo provided The District Courthouse before the current renovations. After the fire in 1960, a suspended ceiling was put in, covering the original ceiling.

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Photo provided In this 1951 photo, Judge Cloyd Ellis is sitting in front of a wooden carved panel that disappeared after the courthouse fire in 1960. District Court Judge Paul Korslund is asking citizens of Gage County who might know the whereabouts of the back panel to contact a county official.

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Photo by Luke Nichols/Daily Sun staff District Court Judge Paul Korslund shows a picture of the the District Courtroom after the 1960 fire. Officials are hoping to restore the courtroom to what it looked like before the fire.

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Photo by Luke Nichols/Daily Sun staff The Gage County District Courtroom is currently going under a remodel. Gerald Ratigan, of Ratigan-Schottler, heralded the room because of the fact that it’s a large room, but no pillars are used to support the ceiling.

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John W. O'Brien, 79, of Beatrice, formerly of Kearney, passed away Jan. 30, 2010, at the Beatrice Community Hospital and Health Center.

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LINCOLN - Two Sunland senior football players have been selected to play in the 2010 Nebraska Shrine Bowl Classic football game.

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RALSTON - A five-gold-medal performance by the Beatrice/Fairbury/Firth Norris/DeWitt Tri County boys co-op led to a runner-up finish at the River Cities Conference swim meet Saturday.

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Bond was set at $20,000 Monday for the Beatrice teen accused of duct-taping a toddler to a wall.

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After walking around the shop, greeting everybody who had stopped to visit, Garold Kleveland had to sit down and rest his legs.

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Photo by Luke Nichols/Daily Sun staff Clarice Kleveland displays her husband Garold’s first service worker uniform. The Klevelands came to Beatrice in 1955 and opened a full service Texaco station that remained open until last Thursday.

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Seniors on the Beatrice/Fairbury/Firth Norris/DeWitt Tri County co-op swimming and diving team were sent out in style Tuesday as the co-op teams captured both divisions of a dual against Omaha Brownell-Talbot/ Omaha Roncalli/Omaha Concordia.

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Photo by Jane White/Daily Sun staff Andrew Nelson swims the freestyle.

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Southeast Community College-Beatrice’s Lady Storm fell to the visiting St. Mary’s JV, 75-55, Monday.

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Marlin A. Weiner, age 67 years, of Blue Springs died Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2010, at his home.

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Wymore resident Jeff Leikam announced Thursday his intentions to run for Gage County Sheriff against current sheriff Millard “Gus” Gustafson.

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Connie F. Boyer, 68, Fairbury, wife of Jim, died Monday, Jan. 4, 2010, in Fairbury.

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Randal Philip Rabstejnek, 50, Crete, Pawnee City native, died Monday, Jan. 25, 2010.

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YORK - Gold medals and state-qualifying spots were the rewards for three Beatrice Orangemen wrestlers Saturday at the B-3 District tournament in York.

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The Beatrice Public Schools Board of Education will have a long list of candidates to select from later this month for the district’s superintendent position.

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Beatrice’s Lady Orange didn’t get in the first punch Friday night, but then found the right combination early as they knocked out the visiting York Lady Dukes.

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Photo by Jane White/Daily Sun staff Freeman’s Eric Rapp handles the ball on the perimeter.

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Melvin “Bump” Mailahn, 64, of Wymore died unexpectedly Thursday evening, Jan. 7, 2010, at the Beatrice Community Hospital and Healthcare Center.

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Photo by The Associated Press A statue of the sun sits outside a design business in Indianapolis, as snow falls in the area Friday. A winter storm warning is in effect in Central Indiana until Saturday morning.

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Maxine M. Trauernicht, 87, of Wymore died Sunday morning, Feb. 7, 2010 at her home.

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MIAMI - Carnival Cruise Lines won’t be sailing anymore with a boatload of “cougars” and their willing prey.

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Rose Barbara Vitosh, 100, daughter of Joseph and Mary (Cacek) Bures, passed away Saturday, Jan. 16, 2010, at the Beatrice Manor.

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