Mark McCarthy



Mark McCarthy is a reporter with the Star-Herald. He can be reached at 308-632-9049 or via email at

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The 23rd annual Harvest Festival at Legacy of the Plains Museum in Gering will showcase sugar beets and their harvest.

The event kicks off Saturday at 9 a.m. with the potato patch, wagon rides, peddle cars and barrel train. At 9:30 a.m. and 2 p.m., hand and horse-drawn as well as tractor harvest demonstrations will begin. The Green Valley Homesteaders will be on hand from 10 a.m. to noon. At 1 p.m. is a horse, tractor and equipment parade.

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