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Cruisin’ for a Cure in a Deuce and a Quarter

Sep 30th, 2015
ERIN DICKEY - "I bought my first Buick for 5¢," in a pink shirt, Rick Davis starts up the engine and we begin our afternoon cruise. Coming south off of Elm Street in Shelby, Nebraska onto Highway 81/92, the gentle hum of the engine mixed perfectly with the fall breeze coming through the open windows. "Actually, I didn't have 5¢, I was only ten," Rick chuckled to his admission. "My grandpa paid for it." Rick rests his left arm out the window as we make our way west on 81/92. The cozy seats glistened with lines of silver and gold threads mixed in with the pinks and creams. The little golden and silvery glitters of light from the 53 year old seat turn my brief afternoon cruise into a nostalgic inducing daydream. ...Read more »

Polk County Represented at Harvest of Harmony

Sep 30th, 2015
The Grand Island Chamber's Harvest of Harmony Parade will begin at 8:15 a.m. on Saturday, October 3 on Third Street in downtown Grand Island. Come to Grand Island to enjoy watching the 74th annual Harvest of Harmony Parade. If you are unable to do so, the parade will be televised on NTV from 8:30 - 11 a.m. Read more »

Polk County Health Department Influenza Clinics

Sep 30th, 2015
The Polk County Health Department will sponsor an ADULT ( age 19 yrs and older ) Influenza Immunization Clinic at the following locations in Polk County beginning October 1, 2015. Please call the location of your choice to register or make an appointment. Read more »