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Posted on: July 18, 2018

East Brooke Park Splashground Re-Opens

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Kearney Park and Recreation Officials have announced that the East Brooke Park Splashground has been repaired and is now open for public use. The hours of operation are from 8:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. The water features can be activated by pressing a butto...

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City of Kearney News Flash
Posted on: July 18, 2018

Miss USA Visit Cancelled

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Miss USA’s visit to Kearney scheduled for Wednesday, July 18 has been cancelled. This cancellation is due to fog conditions at the airport making her unable to land.

City of Kearney News Flash
Posted on: July 17, 2018

Traffic Signal Repairs: 2nd Avenue and 4th Street

City of Kearney

The Nebraska Department of Transportation and the City of Kearney Public Works Department announce that weather permitting; traffic signal repair work will take place at the intersection of 2nd Avenue and 4th Street on Thursday, July 19, 2018 beginning at...

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City of Kearney News Flash
Posted on: July 16, 2018

Closure of Downtown Streets for Cruise Nite

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The City of Kearney announces the closure of the following streets and parking lots beginning at 2:00 a.m. on Saturday July 21, 2018: 

  •  Central Avenue from Railroad Street to 25th Street 
  •  24th Street from 1st Avenue to Avenue A ...
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City of Kearney News Flash
Posted on: July 13, 2018

Miss USA Sarah Summers, the former Miss Nebraska USA Comes Home

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Kearney NE. July 12, 2018: The Miss USA Organization, together with Vanbros and Associates, and Nebraska Businessman Charles W Herbster, will welcome home Miss USA Sarah Summers to Nebraska July 17th, 2018 through July 21st, 2018. VANBROS appreciates the ...

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City of Kearney News Flash
Posted on: July 12, 2018

Chief of Kearney Police Department Announces Retirement

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Kearney Police Chief, Dan Lynch, has announced his retirement from Kearney Police Department effective October 13, 2018. Lynch has served 43 years with the department.

Chief Lynch began his law enforcement career in November of 1975 as a Patrol Officer wit...

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