New postmaster assumed duties at peak season
SCAM ALERT (1/21/22)McCOOK, Neb. - On January 19, 2022 the McCook Police Department received a report of a scam. The reporting party advised she had received a phone call from the McCook Police Department phone number....
New postmaster assumed duties at peak season (1/21/22)McCOOK, Neb. – McCook’s newest postmaster, Katrina Frey, began her duties in early December. She took over for Kelly Lacey, who was promoted to Manager of Post Office Operations, still located in...
Repair costs pending on city’s Handi-bus (1/21/22)McCOOK, Neb. — The City of McCook Handi-bus, that provides rides within the city five days a week, is out of commission for awhile. But rides are still available using a back-up van that is...
Outgoing chamber president winding down (1/21/22)McCOOK, Neb. – With only a few days left in the position, McCook Chamber President Brandi McConnell is leaving the chamber in a strong position and is excited for the direction the new president will...
- COVID precautions in place for Jan. 28 concert (1/20/22)
- Sales tax leading source of income for city, property taxes third — audit (1/20/22)
- $1.36 million from local NPPD bills goes to health insurance, general fund (1/20/22)
- Cambridge man in critical condition after being shot by deputy he struck with car (1/19/22)
- McCook police release more information regarding Jan. 8 incident (1/18/22)
- Health department reports spike in COVID-19 cases (1/18/22)
- Subject shot, officer injured (1/18/22)2
- Pinpoint Communications receives Nebraska Broadband Bridge Program grant funding (1/18/22)
- GOP to meet Jan. 25 (1/18/22)
- City won't pay for water damage (1/18/22)
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- Bison still enjoy only home dual vs. mighty Tigers (1/21/22)
- Bison going north today to take aim at Bulldogs (1/21/22)
- Younger Bison split close games with three foes (1/21/22)
- Tigers are terrifyingly good in Top 10 showdown (1/21/22)
- Sailors take first over three tough area teams at Hitchcock (1/21/22)
- Trojans, Raiders romp to wins; Eagles stop Arapahoe (1/21/22)
- Will this be the weekend Bucs and others go down? (1/21/22)
Ronald “Ron” G. Miller (1/21/22)Ronald “Ron” G. Miller DENVER, Colo — Ronald “Ron” G. Miller, 77, formerly of Cambridge, Neb., died in Denver, Colo. Services are pending at Lockenour-Jones Mortuary, Cambridge. Online condolences...
Arlo Ray Banzhaf (1/20/22)Arlo Ray Banzhaf Feb. 22, 1936 - Jan. 15, 2022 CAMBRIDGE, Neb. — Arlo Ray Banzhaf, 85, of Cambridge, died Jan. 15, 2022, at Tri-Valley Health in Cambridge. Arlo was born Feb. 22, 1936, in...
Kenneth “Ken” Howell (1/20/22)Kenneth “Ken” Howell March 20, 1957 - Jan. 15, 2022 GRAND ISLAND, Neb — Kenneth “Ken” Howell, 64, of Grand Island passed away Jan. 15, 2022, at Grand Island Regional Medical Center. A funeral...
Sitzman birthday (1/21/22)80th birthday The family of Rose Sitzman of Seward, Neb., is requesting a card shower in honor of her 80th birthday on Sunday, Jan. 30, 2022. Cards of congratulations will reach her at 1627 N....
Duckworth anniversary (1/14/22)50th anniversary The family of Bob and Deb Duckworth of Indianola, Neb., is requesting a card shower in honor of the couple’s 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Jan. 22, 2022. There were married...
Stewart birthday (1/6/22)90th birthday The family of Norine Stewart of Grand Island, Neb., is requesting a card shower in honor of her 90th birthday on Friday, Jan. 14, 2022. She was born in Stapleton, Neb., and has six...
Letter to the Editor: 'In a Democracy' (1/18/22)‘In a Democracy’ Dear Editor, Twenty-one years ago, I wrote an opinion in the Politics & Human Rights section of a now defunct website, “Loretta’s Lounge, under the pseudonym JT8D. I titled the piece...
Letter to the Editor: Casinos cannibalize local economies (1/11/22)Ho-Chunk CEO Lance Morgan expresses concern about new horse track casinos in Nebraska cannibalizing and weakening existing facilities. By facilities, he means several planned Ho-Chunk casinos at...
Estate SalesSale Date: Sat. Feb. 5 Time: 10:00 am Person having sale: Harlan Williams & Irv & Thelma Long Estate Location: 4-H Building, Red Willow Fairgrounds, McCook, NE Main items for sale: Antiques, Collectibles, Trailer, 80 Honda CX500C, Over 100 watches & clocks, Woodworking tools, shop tools, Miscellaneous Auctioneer Co. Youngs Auction Service See Big Nickel: 1/21/22
Food Service Worker - Red Willow Jail ($1,000 Hiring Incentive)Food Service Worker Red Willow Jail $1,000 Hiring Incentive Part Time Day Shift Call Dean at 308-737-0448 or send a resume to firstname.lastname@example.org Up to $13 an hour with experience Benefits Include: Dental, Vision, and...
Help WantedPATROL OFFICER - CITY OF MCCOOK, NEBRASKA is accepting applications and resumes (both required) for a Patrol Officer in accordance with McCook Civil Service Act. Applicants must be able to pass background investigation. Psychological evaluation and drug test required for applicants determined eligible for hire by the McCook Civil Service Commission. Law enforcement experience preferred, not required. Uncertified candidates must pass testing/physical standards of the Nebraska Law Enforcement...
Help WantedThe City of McCook is accepting applications for Part-Time Clerical (Substitute Librarian) at the McCook Public Library. Duties include circulation, reference work, and patron assistance. Computer skills helpful. Hours vary, approx. 19 week (evenings and Saturdays). Salary range: $10.50 - $15.50 per hour. Applications will be accepted at the McCook City Offices, 505 West C Street, McCook Nebraska, or download an application from www.cityofmccook.com and submit to email@example.com...