Chase County, Eustis-Farnam, Hayes Center win honors at nationalsINDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Chase County High School's FFA team won Nebraska's first-ever parliamentary procedure championship during the 92nd National FFA Convention and Career Development Events in...
NPPD lease increase delayedMcCOOK, Neb. — Despite the allure of netting city coffers an extra $55,000 per year, the McCook City Council held off on increasing lease payments garnered from the Nebraska Public Power District....
Council OKs crosswalks at Norris and HMcCOOK, Neb. — In the near future, cross walks for pedestrians will be painted at a busy intersection in McCook. After a brief discussion, the McCook City Council approved Monday night to install...
Helicopter respondsA Great Plains Health helicopter lands on Highway 6&34 a mile east of Culbertson shortly after 9 a.m., today, preparing to fly a traffic accident victim away from the scene. The accident involved a...
- Singer, songwriter, reporter Ginger ten Bensel enlists mother to illustrate children's book (11/18/19)
- Eastern Red Cedar control meeting set for Dec. 5 in Curtis (11/18/19)
- Imperial college campus to expand (11/18/19)
- Missouri pastor to speak Thursday (11/18/19)
- Blood donos to receive $5 Amazon gift cards this month (11/18/19)
- College board to set rates (11/18/19)
- Goodwill Industries plans job fair for McCook store (11/15/19)
- Prayers for peace, protection, accompany 'We Care' packages on way to military personnel (11/15/19)
- LB840 funding sought for early childcare, education (11/15/19)
- NPPD not asking customers to pay for tree trimming (11/14/19)
- Late Longhorn rumble dooms DC-S in semifinalsBURWELL, Neb. — Burwell’s first-down “chain gang” marveled at what Dundy County-Stratton brought to the Class D-1 state semifinal Monday evening. “This is fun. This is a great game,” they all agreed even though their favorite powerhouse Longhorns were locked in a 8-8 tie with D-1’s new kids on the block...
- State champ joins MCC volleyball team (11/19/19)
- MCC men return to basketball court tonight (11/19/19)
- DC-S meets Burwell 'bulldozers' in today's semis (11/18/19)
- McCook Unified bowlers shine at G.I. (11/18/19)
- Indians already adding more volleyball talent (11/18/19)
- MCC women deliver two strong tourney wins (11/18/19)
- Champion pool duo will roll into Las Vegas (11/15/19)
Cooper Birthday (11/15/19)The family of DeMarys Cooper is requesting a card shower for her 80th birthday on Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019. DeMarys taught school in Chase County for over 50 years, so some of you may have had her...
Eckhardt Birthday (11/15/19)The family of Geneva Eckhardt of McCook is hosting a card shower in honor of her 90th birthday on Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019. Cards of congratulations will reach her at 120 East G, No. 4, McCook, NE...
Albert Anniversary (11/14/19)The family of Kenneth and Myrna Albert of Culbertson is requesting a card shower in honor of the couple’s 60th wedding anniversary on Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. The couple were married in 1959 at the...
Roy Vernon Frick (11/18/19)Roy Vernon Frick Sept. 5, 1936 - Nov. 9, 2019 TRENTON, Neb. — Roy Vernon Frick, age 83, passed away at the El Dorado Manor in Trenton on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019. He was born in Trenton on Sept. 5,...
Irene Jacqueline Damrow Wilson (11/18/19)Irene Jacqueline Damrow Wilson Feb. 11, 1927 - Nov. 15, 2019 BENKELMAN, Neb. — Irene Jacqueline Damrow Wilson was born on Feb. 11, 1927, to William George and Ethel Irene Shaw Damrow in Benkelman. ...
Marjorie Pauline Phelps (11/18/19)Marjorie Pauline Phelps Jan. 24, 1920 - Nov. 16, 2019 McCOOK, Beb. — Marjorie Pauline Phelps, long time resident of McCook, passed away at Hillcrest Nursing Home on Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019. She was...
Letter to the Editor: The kind of hero we need now (11/19/19)Dear Editor, I would like to comment on the Open Forum letter from Stew-art Epstein of 11-14-A.D. 2019. Stewart, you write in your letter that we need a hero. There is nothing wrong with a hero, but...
Editorial: South Dakota takes lead from Nebraska slogan (11/19/19)A discussion around the coffee machine this morning drew some laughs. South Dakota’s new anti-drug slogan is “Meth. We’re on it.” Its unveiling Monday naturally drew some instant criticism as “a...
Help WantedAdministrative Manager-Red Willow Fair Board is looking for a fairgrounds manager; scheduling events and building rentals, light office work, planning the County Fair and yearly budgets. Quick books, computer, social media expertise and people skills needed. Great County benefits; including insurance, retirement and vacation. 35 hour work week with all the County holidays off. Starting date January 6, 2020. Send resume to Red Willow County Fair Board Box 876 McCook, NE 69001
Hay & GrazingAlfalfa Hay For Sale. Big Rounds. $100-$110 per ton Located east of McCook. 308-340-6232.
AuctionSale date: Sun. Dec. 1 Time: 11:00 am Person having sale: Oren Carter & others Location: 4-H Bldg, Red Willow Fairgrounds, McCook, NE Main items for sale: 02 Pontiac Bonneville, Furniture, Household, Tools, Antiques, Collectibles, Miscellaneous. Auctioneer Co: Youngs Auction Service See Big Nickel: 11/15/19
AuctionSale date: Sat. Nov. 22 Time: 9:30 am MT Person having sale: Dennis & Celia Spady Estate Location: Chase County Fairgrounds, Imperial, NE Main items for sale: 4 Wheelers, Mower, Guns, Furniture, Household, Antiques, Collectibles, Shop, Lawn & Garden, Miscellaneous. Auctioneer Co: Fanning Auction Service See Big Nickel: 11/15/19