News for Kearney NE - AmericanTowns.com AmericanTowns is a virtual "town square", connecting you to all the events and news happening in Kearney Nebraska. Whether it's town issues and community activism, or school calendars and sports schedules, AmericanTowns delivers the information faster and helps you use it better. en-us 30 https://www.americantowns.com/kearney-ne News for Kearney NE - AmericanTowns.com 144 69 https://www.americantowns.com/kearney-ne https://www.americantowns.com/images/atn_rss_logo.gif Mon, 05 Dec 2022 06:36:24 -0600 Democrats hold 17-seat firewall in the Nebraska Legislature Nebraska Democrats celebrated the news Friday that John Fredrickson and George Dungan won their legislative races — ensuring that the https://www.americantowns.com/news/democrats-hold-17seat-firewall-in-the-nebraska-legislature-31493837-kearney-ne.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/democrats-hold-17seat-firewall-in-the-nebraska-legislature-31493837-kearney-ne.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Join Democrats for an Election Night 2022 Watch Party! The General Election is Tuesday, Nov. 8 and candidates and county parties are holding election watch parties. Below is a growing list of the parties https://www.americantowns.com/news/join-democrats-for-an-election-night-2022-watch-party-31484946-kearney-ne.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/join-democrats-for-an-election-night-2022-watch-party-31484946-kearney-ne.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Former Democratic Douglas County Sheriff candidate Mike Hughes endorses Greg Gonzalez Former Democratic Sheriff candidate Mike Hughes endorsed Greg Gonzalez for Douglas County Sheriff on Tuesday. “As the first Black candidate for https://www.americantowns.com/news/former-democratic-douglas-county-sheriff-candidate-mike-hughes-endorses-greg-gonzalez-31474132-kearney-ne.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/former-democratic-douglas-county-sheriff-candidate-mike-hughes-endorses-greg-gonzalez-31474132-kearney-ne.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Sasse Slams White House Taiwan Walk Back Sasse Slams White House Taiwan Walk Back U.S. Senator Ben Sasse, a China hawk and a member of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, released https://www.americantowns.com/news/sasse-slams-white-house-taiwan-walk-back-31460656-kearney-ne.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/sasse-slams-white-house-taiwan-walk-back-31460656-kearney-ne.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Caught the car and more Caught the car and more It seems that all the extremist Republicans might have underestimated how their decades-long barking to https://www.americantowns.com/news/caught-the-car-and-more-31458365-kearney-ne.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/caught-the-car-and-more-31458365-kearney-ne.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Governor Ricketts Hosts Ag and Economic Development Summit KEARNEY – On Aug 10th, Governor Pete Ricketts welcomed 365 leaders to Kearney’s Younes Conference Center for the “Governor’s https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-ricketts-hosts-ag-and-economic-development-summit-31428836-kearney-ne.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-ricketts-hosts-ag-and-economic-development-summit-31428836-kearney-ne.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Smith Announces Caseworker in your Community Events Smith Announces Caseworker in your Community Events Washington, D.C. – Constituents of Third District Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) are https://www.americantowns.com/news/smith-announces-caseworker-in-your-community-events-31429493-kearney-ne.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/smith-announces-caseworker-in-your-community-events-31429493-kearney-ne.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Fischer Introduces Legislation to Fight Democrats Radical Environmental Agenda, Protect Nebraska Producers Fischer Introduces Legislation to Fight Democrats Radical Environmental Agenda, Protect Nebraska Producers WASHINGTON, DC. – U.S. https://www.americantowns.com/news/fischer-introduces-legislation-to-fight-democrats-radical-environmental-agenda-protect-nebraska-producers-31433885-kearney-ne.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/fischer-introduces-legislation-to-fight-democrats-radical-environmental-agenda-protect-nebraska-producers-31433885-kearney-ne.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Smith Bill to Help Ease Infant Formula Shortage Signed into Law Smith Bill to Help Ease Infant Formula Shortage Signed into Law Washington, D.C. – Rep. Adrian Smith (R-NE), Lead Republican of the https://www.americantowns.com/news/smith-bill-to-help-ease-infant-formula-shortage-signed-into-law-31429481-kearney-ne.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/smith-bill-to-help-ease-infant-formula-shortage-signed-into-law-31429481-kearney-ne.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Dreadful Decision and more -NebDems News As we mark one week since the U.S. Supreme Court’s dreadful decision to overturn the 1973 Roe v. Wade ruling that guaranteed women https://www.americantowns.com/news/dreadful-decision-and-more-nebdems-news-31406104-kearney-ne.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/dreadful-decision-and-more-nebdems-news-31406104-kearney-ne.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Rep Bacon Reaches Across The Aisle To Support Baby Formula Bill Rep Bacon Reaches Across The Aisle To Support Baby Formula Bill A handful of Republican lawmakers bucked their party on Wednesday in votes on two https://www.americantowns.com/news/rep-bacon-reaches-across-the-aisle-to-support-baby-formula-bill-31441862-kearney-ne.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/rep-bacon-reaches-across-the-aisle-to-support-baby-formula-bill-31441862-kearney-ne.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Buffalo County Fair 2022 The Buffalo County Fairboard is working hard to bring top-notch grandstand entertainment. Stay tuned for all the announcements for Summer 2022! https://www.americantowns.com/news/buffalo-county-fair-2022-31328245-kearney-ne.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/buffalo-county-fair-2022-31328245-kearney-ne.html Arts and Entertainment Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Nebraska Cattlemen's Classic - Winter Edition 2022 Building The Next Generation of Leaders In The Beef Industry & Providing Opportunities For Cattlemen Of All Ages! "We are starting new traditions https://www.americantowns.com/news/nebraska-cattlemens-classic-winter-edition-2022-31286356-kearney-ne.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/nebraska-cattlemens-classic-winter-edition-2022-31286356-kearney-ne.html Arts and Entertainment Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 52nd Annual Gateway Farm Expo The Gateway Farm Expo is pleased to announce the 52nd annual farm show at the Buffalo County Fairgrounds. Agriculture is essential and we are proud to https://www.americantowns.com/news/52nd-annual-gateway-farm-expo-31212946-kearney-ne.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/52nd-annual-gateway-farm-expo-31212946-kearney-ne.html Clubs and Organizations Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Buffalo County Fair 2021 The Buffalo County Fair Board is working hard to bring great entertainment for the 2021 Fair. Stay tuned for announcements on who we will bring this https://www.americantowns.com/news/buffalo-county-fair-2021-31047231-kearney-ne.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/buffalo-county-fair-2021-31047231-kearney-ne.html Arts and Entertainment Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600