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Schedule Of Summer Events At Minden Opera House

The Minden Opera House presents a slate of family-friendly events to entertain all ages this summer. Magical Summer Movies, 7 p.m., free admission This summer let MOH and the Minden Parks and Recreation Department put a spell on you with three enchanting family films! see May 24 Courier for full s...

Summer At The Jensen Memorial Library Includes Something For Everyone

Readers of all ages are invited to join Jensen Memorial Library for the next 9 weeks as they present Summer at the Library with the theme “Build a Better World”. A variety of classes, storytimes, activities, and special events are planned along with the annual Reading Challenge. Registration for...

City Wraps Up Loose Ends Of Phase One Water Project

The Minden City Council tied up loose ends in the Phase I Water Project during the May 15 meeting. The first water matter tackled was a water distribution system improvements change order. City Administrator Matt Cederburg explained that sewer costs for Industrial Drive can’t be included in the W...

County Hears Updates, Open Bids

The Kearney County Board of Supervisors heard updates and opened bids during the May 16 meeting. Supervisor Robert Swanson was absent for the proceedings. KCHS CEO Luke Poore spoke to the board about plans to update the Radiology Department at the hospital. Medicare guidelines for radiology have cha...

MHS Makes Ceremonial Walk To New High School

“We are honoring the past and looking forward to greeting the future in our new learning environment. This is our community working together to support our great asset:  our students,” Superintendent Dr. Melissa Wheelock said. May 16 wasn’t just the last day of school for Minden Public School...

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Seth Webster, Parks and Rec Director For City Of Minden

Recreation options in Minden are flourishing. With the guidance of new Parks and Recreation Director Seth Webster, ideas are becoming reality and more activities are becoming available to residents. Webster...

School Board-Extra Duty Assignments And Summer Projects

The first order of business during the May 8 Minden Public Schools Board of Education meeting was to approve the excused absence of board members Ken Carpenter and Richard Jacobson. The remaining board...

MOH And MPR Bringing Magic To Minden This Summer

The City of Minden Parks and Recreation Department and Minden Opera House have partnered to bring magic to Minden this summer with Magical Summer Movies. Three spellbinding films will be featured at the...

Summer Lunch Program Begins June 5

Minden Public Schools in cooperation with the Minden Ministerial Association will once again be serving summer lunch at East Elementary. Area youth ages 1-18 are encouraged to attend and have a well balanced,...

Community Picnic Tables

The Minden High School Tech Club is putting the final touches on a pair of twenty foot picnic table trailers that will be available for checkout to Minden Public Schools District patrons. Completion of...

Supervisors Approve Payment To Vontz, Moved Along On Closure For 33 Road

City Council Tackles A Full Agenda

Trustees Discuss Radiology Remodel

Emergency Training Held In Minden

Arrest Made, Investigation Ongoing

Tree Board To Install Pollinator Garden

MHS Presents ‘Cheaper by the Dozen’ April 27-28

MHS Students Are Role Models For East

Council Approves Flammable Liquid Bulk Storage For Aurora Co-op

Supervisors Approve Special Permit For Fort Kearny Consolidated


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Lady Cats Win D 4x100 Relay

Nabbing medals in six events, one being a gold medal performance, put Axtell’s girls in the top four of the Class D team race at the state track and field meet at Omaha’s Burke Stadium on May 19-20....

Gomez Wins Gold In D 100

The Axtell boys finished in a two-way tie for fourth in Class D at the state track meet at Omaha Burke on May 19-20. The Cats, however, were one of at least five teams that had a shot at a team championship...

Minden Earns Five Medals At State Meet

The Minden Whippets track and field teams ended their very successful 2017 season on Friday and Saturday, May 19-20 by competing in the 2017 Nebraska State Track and Field Championships held at Burke Stadium...

Kuehn Is State Bound, Won Silver At C-4

Jake Kuehn played in the 2014 State Class C golf tournament as a freshmen member, on the last team from Minden that qualified for state golf competition. Since then Kuehn has fallen short of the mark as...

Axtell Qualifies 20 To State, Falcons Punch Four Tickets

The District D-8 track and field meet at Kenesaw on May 10 was dominated by Axtell as both the Cats' girls and boys captured championships. The Lady Cats 143 points easily outdistanced the rest of the...

Minden Boys End Season With District Title, Whippets Qualify 10 For 2017 State Track Meet

34 Area Athletes To State

Hanson Medals At Broken Bow Inv.

Kuehn, Miller Lead Whippet Golfers

Kuehn Is 2017 SWC Champion

Axtell Wins 2017 FKC Boys And Girls Track Titles

Minden Boys Win 2017 SWC Title, Girls Are Fourth

Whippets Shine In Final Meet Before Districts Thursday

Minden Fifth At Holdrege Invite

Whippet JVs At Alma Invite