Exercise helps personnel prepare for the real thing (9/17/21)McCOOK, Neb. — A community-wide emergency exercise Wednesday helped personnel from a number of local agencies hone skills required for the real thing. “First, I want to give a shout-out to Lopez...
Sinkhole from old school building appears on Central Elementary playground (9/17/21)1McCOOK, Neb. — What started out as a routine mowing job behind Central Elementary turned into a sinkhole excavation. The grass behind Central Elementary was being mowed by a member of the custodial...
Supply, delivery problems create school lunch struggles (9/17/21)McCOOK, Neb. — An industry-wide shortage in food and truck drivers is affecting school lunches nationwide, including at the McCook Public School District. McCook Schools Business manager Jeff Gross...
Amended lease would give city right to close dog park (9/17/21)McCOOK, Neb. — The McCook City Council will consider amending a lease it has with McCook K9 Korner concerning a proposed dog park at Barnett Park, at its regular meeting Monday, 5:30 p.m. at city...
- Which cat or dog will be new ‘Paw of Fame’ winners? (9/16/21)
- School district briefly ramps up COVID-19 measures (9/16/21)
- Special school board meeting with architects tonight (9/16/21)
- SWNCTA play postponed, but 'Hunchback' to be screened Oct. 30 (9/15/21)
- Museum aims for must-see status for visitors (9/14/21)1
- SWNPHD: COVID-19 can have long-term effects (9/14/21)
- Higher valuations could mean lower state aid next year (9/14/21)
- County renews ballfield lease with city (9/14/21)
- Human Trafficking Exhibit set to be shown in McCook (9/10/21)
- Fairboard asking for loan (9/10/21)
- Tigers stay purr-fect, Warriors blank Trojans 28-0 (9/17/21)
- MCC golfers rally to win tourney at Sterling (9/17/21)
- Bison girls garner more high places at toasty home meet (9/17/21)
- Bison blast into top four, but Raiders run away (9/17/21)
- McCook tennis boys win tournament at Lexington (9/17/21)
- Bison Volleyball Invite schedule on Saturday (9/17/21)
- 'Riders, Trojans lead charge into McCook tournament (9/17/21)
H.R. McKinty (9/17/21)H.R. McKinty Feb. 23 1928 - Sept. 7 2021 APACHE JUNCTION, Ariz. — H.R. McKinty, 93, died Sept. 7, 2021, at Apache Junction. Her served in the U.S. Navy. He married Shirley Jarchow on July 1, 1973....
Leroy Meissner (9/17/21)Leroy Meissner CULBERTSON, Neb. — Leroy Meissner, 72, of Culbertson, died Thursday (Sept. 16, 2021), at Community Hospital in McCook. Visitation with family present is Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2021, 5 to 7...
Oren Eugene Carter (9/17/21)Oren Eugene Carter McCOOK, Neb. — Oren Eugene Carter, 95, of McCook, died Thursday (Sept. 16, 2021) at Hillcrest Nursing Home in McCook. Visitation with family present is Monday, Sept. 20, 2021, 5...
Vrbas birthday (9/17/21)95th birthday Nadine Vrbas of McCook, formerly of Stratton, Neb., is celebrating her 95th birthday on Saturday, Sept. 25, 2021. Her family includes sons, Bill Nothnagel of McCook and the late Mike...
McCorkle birthday (9/17/21)97th birthday The family of Edith McCorkle is requesting a card shower in honor of her 97th birthday on Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021. Cards of congratulations will reach her at 804 West 10th, McCook, NE...
Mavigliano birthday (9/16/21)71st birthday Marilyn (Meissner) Mavigliano will celebrate her 71st birthday on Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2021. Her friends and family want to help her celebrate with a card shower in her honor. Cards of...
Joel Clarence Petersen (9/17/21)Joel Clarence Petersen Sept. 13, 1959 - Sept. 12, 2021 FAIRMONT, Neb. — Joel Clarence Petersen passed away on Sept. 12, 2021, at the age of 61, at the Fairmont Nursing Home in Fairmont. Joel was...
Freda Wilhelmina Schultz Wasia (9/16/21)Freda Wilhelmina Schultz Wasia Sept. 3, 1923 - Sept. 9, 2021 NEW BRAUNFELS, Texas — Freda Wilhelmina (Schultz) Wasia passed away Sept. 9, 2021, six days after her 98th birthday. Freda was born...
Joel Petersen (9/14/21)Joel Petersen FAIRMONT, Neb. — Joel Petersen, 61, formerly of Cambridge, Neb., died Sunday (Sept. 12, 2021), at the Fairview Assisted Living Facility in Fairmont. Services are pending with ...
Letter to the Editor: Convention of States rally Sept. 16 (9/7/21)LINCOLN, Neb. -- An Article V Convention of States Rally will be held on the steps of the Capitol in Lincoln on Sept. 16, 2021, and many local residents will attend to show their support of this...
Editorial: Nebraska students have advantage in remote learning (9/2/21)Under the “when life hands you lemons” category, consider this: Nebraska students have an advantage when it comes to remote learning. Nobody wants to return to those miserable days last year when...
Estate SalesSale Date: Sat. Oct. 1 Time: 10:00 am Person having sale: Paul & Delores Orman Trust Location: From Maywood, west on Hayes Co Rd, 12m to Ave 375, 2m, west on Rd 741 1.7m Main items for sale: Tractors, Cars, Pickups, Trucks, Rat Rods, Farm Machinery, Lawn Mowers, Miscellaneous. Auctioneer Co. Vrbas Auction Service. See Big Nickel: 9/17/21
Garage Sales516 Elizabeth Lane Fri. 8-3 Sat. 8-1 Moving Sale and lots of everything.
Help WantedLocal CDL driver wanted. Home nightly. 50-80,000 a year. Please call 308-737-5941 and leave a message.
Estate SalesSale Date: Sat. Sept. 25 Time: 10:00 am Person having sale: Public Auction Location: Elwood Civic Center, 104 Rockford St, Elwood, NE Main items for sale: Vehicles, Equipment, Tools, Lawn Equipment, Garden Tools, Appliances, Furniture, Household, Antiques, collectibles, miscellaneous. Auctioneer Co. Brell Realty Auction See Big Nickel: 8/27/21