In what is fast becoming a common scene in an unfolding drama between bankers and credit unions, Nebraska bankers are protesting applications submitted by a credit union to expand its field of membership and open a branch.

More than 60 community bankers have written to the Nebraska Department of Banking, opposing plans by Western Heritage Credit Union, based in the city of Alliance, to open a branch in Gering and expand its membership by 12 counties.

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