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City Council Hears From Johnson Services On Sewer Cleaning

The Minden City Council met in the council chambers on Monday, April 6 for its first of two meetings for the month of April. Lewis Hyatt with Johnson Services Company presented to the council its findings from the sewer jetting completed in 2014 and 2015. Hyatt gave a brief overview of the recent wo...

Ayres Gives Quilts To Honor Those Who Serve

Handmade quilts become family heirlooms. Their beauty and functionality serve as a reminder of the care and love someone put into every stitch. Making a hand-pieced quilt is a big project and one that takes many hours of dedication. Madisyn Ayres of Minden knows just how much time it takes to make ...

Weeks To Speak At Minden Booster Club Banquet

The Minden Whippet Booster Club will hold their annual Spring Banquet on Sunday, April 26th and Doane College Men’s Basketball Head Coach Jim Weeks will be the guest speaker. Weeks has been the head coach for the Doane Tigers since 2012 and also teaches leadership seminars for Doane College. “Th...

Kearney County Clean Up Is May 8-9

The 2015 Kearney County Great American Clean Up is set for Friday and Saturday, May 8 and 9 sponsored by Kearney County and the City of Minden. The hours for Friday, May 8 are 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. or until the dumpsters are full. Hours on Saturday, May 9 are 8 a.m. until noon or until dumpsters are ...

National Walk At Lunch Day Is April 29

Krull Agency along with Blue Cross and Blue Shield is encouraging all businesses, their employees and schools to make healthy lifestyle choices throughout the day. Staying active is one of the most important choices you can make to stay in shape. We invite you to get active with us and walk at lunch...

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Bee Well Run To Be Held May 9

Kearney County Health Services (KCHS) is holding its second annual Bee Well in Kearney County 5K Run/Walk and 1 mile Run/Walk on Saturday, May 9, 2015. The run/walk will begin at the Kearney County hospital...

Six Bicycles, Two Brothers One Act Of Generosity

Generosity is a quality that’s a lot like unselfishness — someone showing generosity is happy to give to or share time, money, food, or whatever with others. It is a characteristic that most parents...

Kearney Man Arrested For Starting Fires At L.T. Pedley

Aaron K. Stones of Kearney has been arrested and is currently being held in Phelps County on the charge of Second Degree Arson which is a Class 3 Felony for starting the fires in the front windows and...

Leadercast Will Be May 8 In Minden

Community and business leaders and anyone who wants to attend can access the knowledge and experience of world-renowned leaders by attending Leadercast at the Minden Opera House on Friday, May 8 at 7:45...

Sitorius Named Interim Athletic Director At Hastings College

A familiar face in Hastings and here in Minden, Patty Sitorius has been tapped to be the new Interim Athletic Director for Hastings College. President of Hastings College, Don Jackson, made the announcement...

Lemonade Stands To Promote Saving Week

Board Approves Bid Requirement Waivers, Tables Lex Rejoining SWC

Royal Engineered Composites Hosts Manufacturing Days For Students

Fringe Salon Opens on Minden Square

Minden City Council Starts The Ball Rolling On Downtown Improvements

Messiah: The Tradition Is Still Strong

Council Approves Parking Change On Fifth Street

Ladder Truck, Ambulance On Display At Open House Saturday

Jensen Library To Hold Book Sale

Jelden Authors Ebola Papers For UNMC


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Falcons, Cats Play In Elwood Invite

The Wilcox-Hildreth Falcons and Axtell Wildcats golf teams competed on April 7 in the Elwood Invitational held at Lakeside Country Club on Johnson Lake. Axtell was led by Garrett Miller in a tie for eighth...

Whippets Host 9-10 Invitational

The Minden 9/10 Invite was held on April 7 with seven schools participating in very cool conditions. The Minden boys finished third (92) behind Adams Central (139) and Holdrege (106).  The Minden girls...

Whippets Compete At Kearney Invite

The Minden Whippet varsity golf team traveled to Kearney on Friday to compete in the 15-team Kearney Invitational golf meet held at Meadowlark Hills Golf Course. Minden finished 13th overall in the team...

Cats, Falcons Compete In Pleasanton Invitational

The Pleasanton Invite track meet (held at Kearney) on April 2 had athletes from Axtell and Wilcox-Hildreth competing in a 15-team field. The Axtell boys (99) were runners-up to Nebraska Christian (113)...

Whippet Track Teams Open 2015 Season With Triangular

The Minden Whippet track and field team opened its 2015 season on March 31 in warm and breezy conditions for the Minden triangular with Southern Valley and Hastings St. Cecilia at Kuper Field. Minden placed...

Cats, Falcons Compete In Pleasanton Invitational

Whippet Track Teams Open 2015 Season With Triangular

Woodward Signs To Run Track & Field At Doane

Whippets Can’t Overcome Pierce, Fall In First Round Of Class C-1 Tournament

W-H Set For Matchup With E-M

Falcons Lose District Final, Get #2 Seed In D-2 State Tourney

Whippets Capture Class C-1 Wildcard, Face Pierce On Thursday

Falcons Top Red Hornets, Now Play Riverside For Berth In D-2 State Field

Lady Cats Fall To Bobcats In District Final

Swedes Defeat Minden In C1-10