Issued: Sept. 16-18, 2020
Affected Area: Statewide
Air Quality Index: Moderate to Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups
LINCOLN – The fall Agronomy and Horticulture seminar series began Sept. 11 with “Physiological and molecular perspective on seed development under higher temperatures” presented by Nebraska’s Puneet Paul and “Organic Carbon Materials for Nutrient Retention in Nebraska Soils” by Nebraska’s Jennifer Cooper.
HOLDREGE – The Central Nebraska Public Power and Irrigation District board of directors met Tuesday for its monthly board meeting. Irrigation Operations Manager Dave Ford said all of the irrigation canal head gates have been closed for the season, and the draw-down of canals and pipelines has started.
“Teachers affect eternity; no one can tell where their influence stops,” a quote by Henry Brooks Adams explains Brent Block perfectly. After 44 years of being a cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) instructor, emergency medical technician (EMT) instructor and a first aid instructor, Brent has decided to retire.