Help fight Zebra Mussels in Nebraska Lakes

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Boaters. . . The state of Nebraska needs your help. They need everyone’s awareness and diligence to help avoid introducing invasive zebra mussels in the lakes! Zebra Mussel Awareness

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Tuffy’s Tavern

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A great place to eat, with live entertainment on the weekends. This Bar & Grill is located south of Johnson Lake, and 8 miles east of Elwood in the small town of Smithfield. The atmosphere is warm and the people …

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Did you know . . .

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These famous people were born in Nebraska. Grace Abbott (1878 – 1939) Social reformer that helped to write the Social Security Act. Born in Grand Island, NE (340) Grover Cleveland Alexander (1887 – 1950) One of the greatest pitchers in …

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Duncan

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Duncan is a village in Platte County, Nebraska located 8 miles west of Columbus on US Highway 30. The population is approximately¬†350. Duncan is home to the Tasty Toppings Manufacturing Plant which produces Dorothy Lynch Salad Dressings. Duncan lies between …

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Gottberg Brew Pub – Columbus

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Certainly worth the 1 – 2 hr drive from Lincoln or Omaha, there exists a unique oasis in east central Nebraska. Duster’s Restaurant & The Gottberg Brew Pub offers a refreshing appeal to locals and visitors alike in the city …

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Nebraska National Forest – Halsey

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The Nebraska National Forest is a United States National Forest located in the U.S. state of Nebraska. The total area of the national forest is 141,864 acres (574 km2). The national forest comprises two ranger districts. The 90,000-acre (364 km2) …

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Cedar Canyon Steakhouse – Valentine

Headed to Snake Falls, or Niobrara River? Valentine hosts a very nice Steakhouse downtown, located on Main Street. The business includes an outdoor Beer Garden and large Banquet area. If you are looking for a good steak, burger or a …

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Range Restaurant – Bassett

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The Range Restaurant is located in Bassett, NE. Situated in an old building downtown, it is a combination hotel/restaurant/bar. Don’t be fooled by the outside appearance. Inside you’ll find an old soda fountain and a place that looks like an …

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