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Grand Island, Nebraska is located in Hall County. Zip codes in Grand Island, NE include 68803, 68801, and 68802. The median home price in Grand Island is $169,900 which is roughly $102/per square foot. More Grand Island information.

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13 hrs ago | KHGI

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Thousands of cars, livestock trailers, and busses will be rolling through Grand Island for the next ten days making their way to the Nebraska State Fair.

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17 hrs ago | North Platte Bulletin

Nebraska State Fair caps 4-H season

Visitors to the Nebraska State Fair Aug. 22-Sept. 1 at Fonner Park in Grand Island can view more than 10,000 4-H exhibits from 2,500 exhibitors across the state, representing all 93 Nebraska counties.

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Yesterday | KOLN-TV Lincoln

Grand Island City Council Votes Against Written Plan Over State Grant

The Grand Island City Council voted unanimously, 10-0, Thursday night to deny a resolution creating a project implementation agreement with the Grand Island Area Economic Development Corporation.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

KOLN-TV Lincoln

After 2 People Hit, GIPS and Police Urge Crosswalk Safety

School safety officials say it's a rare occurrence, but the last week saw a crossing guard and a student hit by cars outside of Grand Island schools.

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The Hastings Tribune

Second life sentence for area man

A 58-year-old Glenvil man already serving a life sentence for fatally shooting his ex-wife has been given a second life sentence for killing the attorney who represented him in his divorce.

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KLKN

Nebraska man gets life for killing divorce lawyer

Posted By: KLKN Newsroom 8@klkntv.com GRAND ISLAND, Neb. _ A 58-year-old Nebraska man who's already serving a life sentence for shooting his ex-wife to death has been given another life sentence for killing the attorney who represented him in his divorce.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

KHGI

Grand Island Student on Bike Hit by Car

A 12-year-old student on a bike was hit by a car outside a school in Grand Island on Tuesday afternoon.

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WOWT-TV Omaha

Special Enforcement Planned for State Fair

"It's no surprise the State Fair increases traffic volume on area roads," says Captain Chris Kolb, Commander Troop C-Grand Island.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Washington Post

Photos: Ominous shelf clouds roll through Nebraska and Kentucky

"Shelfies" dominated social weather feeds this weekend as strong storms rolled through Nebraska and Kentucky.

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GlobeNewswire

Quaker Steak & Lube(R) Grand Island Now Open

The Award-Winning casual-dining concept Quaker Steak & Lube , known for its Best Wings USA and over 25 signature sauces, has opened in Grand Island, NE.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

KHGI

NTV News archive image of Walnut Middle School crosswalk

A school crossing guard has been hospitalized in Grand Island, after being clipped by a car.

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Hawk Eye

Fairs vie for Omaha visitors

The Nebraska State Fair is now closer to the center of the state, but its new location also makes it a potential draw for t ... Charlie Neibergall/Associated Press Fairgoers make their way down the Iowa State Fair midway Tuesday in Des Moines.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

District Administration

Central American migrant wave tests schools

Public schools around the country are returning from summer break to face a challenge: integrating and paying for the influx of migrant children who have streamed across the Mexican border this year.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

KHGI

Parking Ban Creates Back-to-School Challenges for G.I. Parents

A new parking ban is impacting they way parents pick up their kids from a Grand Island school.

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Mortgage News Daily

Effective Delivery of Medical Goods and Medicines with United States Medical Supply

Most residents in Jakarta, Indonesia, particularly the elderly, are already with some medical problems, which can only be common because of their age.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

KHGI

New Principals Up for the Challenge in GI

School staff makes a final safety check before the first day of school at Stolley Park Elementary in Grand Island.

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The Tenth annual Blue Ribbon Roll Out, Food & Fun-on-a-Stick, presented by Pizza Hut and benefiting the Nebraska State Fair 1868 Foundation, proved to be a tremendous success in its fifth year in Grand Island.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Manhattan Mercury

Brand named preseason All-Big 12

Following a standout freshman campaign, redshirt-sophomore Katie Brand was named to the Big 12 Preseason Volleyball Team, the conference announced Thursday.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

KOLN-TV Lincoln

Northwest Grand Island Looks to Add Housing Lots and City Park

The Hall County Regional Planning Commission voted unanimously Wednesday night to approve 94 new housing plots to surround a new city park.

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Sun Aug 03, 2014

KOLN-TV Lincoln

Family Asking for Help Finding Pedal Car Stolen from Son with Autism

A Grand Island family is asking for the public's help to track down the stolen pedal car that belongs to their handicapped son.

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