Inside today's Gazette
Roads, bridge, security cameras, commercial reappraisal on county agenda (4/16/21)McCOOK, Neb. — Red Willow County Commissioners will consider a bridge and an armor coating project, a contract for commercial reappraisal and courthouse security cameras next week. Opening the...
Innovation Studio ready to help unleash creativity (4/16/21)McCOOK, Neb. — All systems are go at the Innovation Studio at the McCook City Library. Postponed from last year due to the pandemic, state-of-the-art technology tools will be available to the public...
Hughes calls for spotlight on child welfare award, management (4/16/21)McCOOK, Neb. – Sen. Dan Hughes told constituents that the investigation into St. Francis Ministries is important and there needs to be “some very bright light shone on the process” of awarding and...
Summer upgrades planned for McCook Public Schools (4/15/21)McCOOK, Neb. — Future upgrades at the McCook School District include installing a portion of a drainage line at Weiland Field. McCook School Board member and facilities committee chair Teresa Thomas...
- Unemployment down in region, state (4/16/21)
- Superintendent: Partnerships can drive boredom from learning (4/15/21)
- School officials weigh in on proposed state health standards (4/13/21)
- National Heritage Area, 1935 flood county topics for commissioners (4/13/21)
- Oxford man takes plea deal; 13th man arrested in underage sex trafficking ring (4/13/21)1
- Area COVID-19 deaths reach 74; J&J vaccine paused over blood clot concerns (4/13/21)
- School hires four new teachers (4/13/21)
- NCTA Discovery Day is April 12 (4/9/21)
- Pet Spa Day Saturday at NCTA (4/9/21)
- Tri Valley to have vaccines available next week (4/9/21)
- What a finish! Bison girls rally for another team titleGOTHENBURG, Neb. — McCook High girls battled until the final step, stride and second Thursday which resulted in another track/field invite championship. Coach Brent May’s Bison rallied past a strong Sidney Red Raiders squad, 115-112, to cap an exciting 10-team Dutch Zorn Invitational...
- Bison have a 'field day' at Dutch Zorn (4/16/21)
- McCook golfers crack top five at Hastings tourney (4/16/21)
- McCook pool duo makes tourney top two (4/16/21)
- MCC slugger captures national 'Player of Week' (4/16/21)
- McCook Junior athletes starting strong at Cozad (4/15/21)
- Bison tennis girls grill up big wins on 'Senior Day' (4/15/21)
- S.V. Eagles lead field of area golfers at Arapahoe (4/15/21)
Velma Marie (Wilson) Walker (4/16/21)Velma Marie (Wilson) Walker Feb. 15, 1925 - April 10, 2021 MAYWOOD, Neb. — Velma Marie (Wilson) Walker of Maywood, age 96, passed away on April 10, 2021, at Linden Court. She was born Feb. 15, 1925,...
Dorothy Marie Henry (4/15/21)Dorothy Marie Henry March 11, 1937 - April 10, 2021 LINCOLN, Neb. — Dorothy Marie Henry, 84, of Lincoln, died Saturday (April 10, 2021), at the Josie Harper Hospice House in Omaha, Neb. She was born...
Gerald Erwin Hettinger (4/15/21)Gerald Erwin Hettinger April 16, 1948 - April 6, 2021 CASTLE ROCK, Colo. — Gerald (Jerry) Erwin Hettinger of Castle Rock, Colo., passed away on Tuesday, April 6, 2021, at Swedish Medical Center in...
Ruppert birthday (4/13/21)60th birthday The family of Angela Ruppert of McCook is requesting a card shower in honor of her 60th birthday on Tuesday, April 20, 2021. Her husband Jeff and Angie’s family include Jeremy (Lisa)...
Riener anniversary (4/13/21)60th anniversary The family of Dennis and Doris Riener of Palisade is requesting a card shower in honor of the couple’s 60th wedding anniversary on Thursday, April 15, 2021. They were married in...
Esch birthday (4/2/21)80th birthday The family of Vern Esch of Indianola, Neb., is requesting a card shower in honor of his 80th birthday on Thursday, April 15, 2021. It is also the same day of the 59th wedding...
Mary Leona “Lea” Crawford (4/13/21)Mary Leona “Lea” Crawford Oct. 22, 1940 - April 9, 2021 KEARNEY, Neb — Mary “Lea” Crawford, 80, of Kearney, passed away Friday, April 9, 2021, at Hillcrest Nursing Home in McCook, Neb. Memorial...
Alvin (Al) Raymond Rothmeyer (4/13/21)Alvin (Al) Raymond Rothmeyer July 8, 1935 - April 6, 2021 McCOOK, Neb. — Alvin (Al) Raymond Rothmeyer, age 85, resident of McCook, passed away at Community Hospital of McCook on April 6, 2021. Al was...
David Gibbens (4/13/21)David Gibbens Feb. 27, 1943 - April 10, 2021 PALISADE, Neb. — David Edwin Gibbens went to be with the Lord and Savior on April 10, 2021, after a brief battle with cancer. David (Dave) was born to Ted...
Letter to the Editor: Bravo, well done, Hayes Center (4/15/21)1Dear Editor, 4/10 A.D. 2021 I read in your paper about the fair city of Hayes Center and it being the “Sanctuary City for the Unborn: Bravo! Well done! I like it I love it, I wamt same more of it!...
Letter to the Editor: Arc of Nebraska urges support of amendment to end disability waiting list (4/9/21)The Arc of Nebraska advocates for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Senator Machaela Cavanaugh has introduced AM 896 to LB 380 to fund Nebraska’s long-neglected Developmental...
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Help WantedLocal Manufacturing Company has an opening for fabrication welders and general laborers. Please apply in person at CBS Constructors office, 206 East 1st St. MCCook. No phone calls please.
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