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Troopers Locate Missing Indiana Girl Near Kearney

Jun 17, 2022 / Press Release

Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol have located a missing 13-year-old girl from Indiana and arrested a Colorado man following a traffic stop o...
College World Series

NCAA Men's CWS Bracket

Jun 17, 2022 / Hometown Family Radio Sports Network

The 2022 NCAA Men's College World Series starts in Omaha Friday, June 17th at Charles Schwab Field.  Teams participating include Texas A&M...
Colorado Rockies

Ramírez, Guardians win 4th in a row, beat sloppy Rockies 4-2

Jun 17, 2022 / Associated Press

DENVER (AP) — José Ramírez doubled for his eighth straight game with an extra-base hit and the Cleveland Guardians matched a se...
High School showcase to cap off volleyball week of camps, tryouts

MCC’s Wild West All-Star game set for June 26

Jun 16, 2022 / MCC Athletics/Brent Cobb

The McCook Community College Wild West All-Star Volleyball Classic is set for Sunday, June 26 at 5 p.m. at the Peter and Dolores Graff Events Cente...
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Paddlefish snagging permits accepted July 1-14

Jun 16, 2022 / Nebraska Game and Parks Commission/Jerry Kane

Applications for paddlefish snagging permits will be accepted by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission July 1-14. Applications begin at 1 p.m. Ce...
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Catch these Game and Parks education events in July

Jun 16, 2022 / Nebraska Game and Parks Commission/Jerry Kane

Nebraska Game and Parks Commission educators have scheduled interesting and engaging events for the curious in July. Here are some opportunities: ...
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Big Ten Announces 2022-23 Matchups

Jun 16, 2022 / NU Athletics

Lincoln – Nebraska men’s basketball will welcome both Big Ten Conference regular-season co-champions as well as the Big Ten Tournament ...
Mike Roth, one of the Pickleball Improvement Project committee members, occasionally teaches an introduction to pickleball at the YMCA. He is pictured here, front left, with a group of recent class members.

Pickleball Improvement Project Bringing New Courts to McCook

Jun 16, 2022 / Candy Crosby, Public Relations Coordinator

McCook, Neb.— One of McCook’s fasting growing sports is getting new courts. A Pickleball Improvement Project is moving forward at Russe...
McCook Football

McCook Head Football Coach Joe Vetrovsky talks MFL

Jun 16, 2022 / Hometown Family Radio Sports Network

The McCook Football League will again be run for individuals entering 5th-8th Grades this summer. Registrations are limited to no more than 80 part...
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Huskers Announce Big Ten Matchups

Jun 16, 2022 / NU Athletics

The Nebraska women's basketball team's 2022-23 home Big Ten Conference schedule will feature marquee matchups with Iowa, Maryland, Michigan and Ohi...
Rosters Announced for the Wild West All-Star Volleyball Classic

Rosters Announced for the Wild West All-Star Volleyball Classic

Jun 16, 2022 / Hometown Family Radio Sports Network

The 2022 Wild West All-Star Volleyball Classic will take place on Sunday, June 26th at the Peter and Delores Graff Events Center.  First Serve...
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Molly Smith - Director of McCook Chamber visits with Hometown Family Radio

Jun 16, 2022 / Hometown Family Radio

Hometown Family Radio talks with Molly Smith about the latest McCook Chamber meeting and events that are planned in the coming weeks.  Full in...
Stanley Cup Playoffs

Avalanche beat Lightning in OT to open Stanley Cup Final

Jun 16, 2022 / Ap

DENVER (AP) — Andre Burakovsky scored 1:23 into overtime and the Colorado Avalanche opened the Stanley Cup Final with a 4-3 victory over the ...
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Avalanche beat Lightning in OT to open Stanley Cup Final

Jun 16, 2022 / Associated Press

DENVER (AP) — Andre Burakovsky scored 1:23 into overtime and the Colorado Avalanche opened the Stanley Cup Final with a 4-3 victory over the ...
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Dolly Parton gives $1M to infectious disease research, again

Jun 16, 2022 / Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Dolly Parton is donating $1 million to pediatric infectious disease research at Vanderbilt University Medical Center ...
Colorado Rockies

Ramírez's hitting, Kwan's catch help Guardians top Rockies

Jun 16, 2022 / Associated Press

DENVER (AP) — José Ramírez got four more hits, Steven Kwan made a remarkable diving catch in the seventh inning to preserve the...
MCC’s Zach Beatty receives all-American recognition

MCC’s Zach Beatty receives all-American recognition

Jun 15, 2022 / MCC Athletics/Brent Cobb

McCook Community College’s Zach Beatty, a May 2022 graduate, has been selected by the National Junior College Athletic Association Division I...
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Big game draw permit application period continues through June 24

Jun 15, 2022 / Nebraska Game and Parks Commission/Jerry Kane

Residents and nonresidents may apply for a draw status Nebraska deer permit in two mule deer conservation areas through June 24.  In 2022, th...
Cambridge City Pool Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Cambridge City Pool Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Jun 15, 2022 / Hometown Family Radio

Hometown Family Radio talks with Cambridge Pool Manager Sara Calvert about the reconstruction of the Cambridge City Pool.  Lt. Governor Mike F...
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YWCA of Grand Island Taking Nominees for 2022 Woman of Distinction

Jun 15, 2022 / YWCA/Grand Island Release

(Grand Island, NE) - Do you know a woman who is inspiring? A woman who is innovative? A woman with exemplary talentand achievements? A woman who br...