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Memorial Day Activities

Minden Monday, May 28 5:45 a.m. ­— The Legion and VFW will be putting out large and small flags at the Minden Cemetery. The public is encouraged and invited to help put out the flags. Meet at the north end of the cemetery. 11:30 a.m. — Memorial Day Service at the Minden Cemetery with featured s...

Summer Lunch Starts May 29

The school year is over, but kids can enjoy a free hot meal at East Elementary. Minden Public Schools in conjunction with the Minden Ministerial Association and Minden Community Action Partnership will once again host a Summer Lunch Program starting May 29. The Summer Lunch Program is open everyone....

Community Wide Garage Sale Ad Special Available

The Minden Community Wide Garage Sale will be held June 9. The Minden Courier will be offering special classified advertising for garage sales that weekend. For a fee of $9, sale ads will be printed in The Minden Courier on the garage sale map. To be included in the printing, your ad must be submitt...

Summer Projects List On Full School Board Agenda

The Minden Public Schools Board of Education had a full agenda for the May 14 meeting. A long list of summer projects was presented to the board. Dave Schoone explained some of the bigger projects. One of the boilers at East Elementary went out over the winter, its twin will be replaced this summer ...

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PSC Issues Cease & Desist Order For Axtell Grain Dealer

The Nebraska Public Service Commission (PSC) today, Tuesday, May 15, issued an Order  and a Complaint requiring Roberts Seed, Inc., of Axtell to cease and desist all operations as a Grain Dealer in Nebraska....

RYDE Introduces Route Changes

The Minden RYDE bus is introducing a route change to better serve their passengers. The transit service will now offer out of town transportation on a more flexible schedule. Local service will continue...

City Awards Bid For Underground Conduit

The May 7 City Council meeting began with announcements from Mayor Ted Griess. He expressed his thanks to Benson Tree Service for donating the tree planted at the Outdoor Classroom for Arbor Day, commented...

Supervisors Set Protest Hearing Dates

The Kearney County Supervisors set Protest Hearing dates during the regular May 8 meeting. July 10 at 9:00 a.m., July 17 at 1:00 p.m., and July 19 at 9:00 a.m. were the dates and times provided by County...

Voters Decide Supervisor Candidates To Move From Primary To General Election

Editor’s Note: There are two local contested races appearing on the Primary Election ballot May 15. Jason Sinsel and James E. Haws are on the Democratic ballot for Kearney County Supervisor District...

New Axtell Principal Jeff Schwartz

Kearney County Medical Fund To Maintain Mission, Increase Donor Offerings

JML Now Offering Technology Tutoring, Workshops

Trustees Hear Clinic Revision And Health Coaching Plans

Coaches Make Optimist Soccer Season A Success

Supervisors Explore Investments

Ed Rowse Is New MPS Activities Director

Kearney County Cleanup May 4-5

Council Discusses Infrastructure Plans

Walk At Lunch Day April 25


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Minden’s Chasek Gets Gold In B 110 Hurdles

The Minden Whippets 2018 track and field season is in the books after participating in the 2018 NSAA State Track and Field Championships held on May 18-19 in Omaha at Burke Stadium on the campus of Omaha...

Axtell Wildcats Are Class D State Champions

The 2018 State Track and Field Championships were held on a pleasant Friday and a rainy and cool Saturday, May 18 and 19 at Omaha Burke. The Axtell boys' track and field season was one for the ages. The...

Quadhamer, Jenkins Earn State Medals For Falcons

Wilcox-Hildreth sent six competitors, three each boys and girls, to the State Track and Field Championships at Omaha Burke High School on May 18-19. For the Lady Falcons, junior Abby Quadhamer, who qualified...

Wildcats Qualify 17, Falcons Get Six To State From D-7 District Meet Held In Kenesaw

If an athlete wants to win a state medal, he/she has to get to state. Competition, injuries, misfortune all play a role at the district and state level. Many Axtell and Wilcox-Hildreth tracksters will...

Minden Sending Four To State

The Minden Whippets boys and girls track teams traveled to Aurora on Thursday to compete in one of the toughest district meets in the state, the Class B-5, held in sunny and hot conditions. The Whippets...

State Track Schedule

Minden Track Team Wraps Up 2018 Regular Season, Head To Districts

Falcons, Whippets Compete At Dale Harsin Twilight Meet

Luff, Hanson Lead Minden At SWC

Whippets Shine At Best Of Midwest

Minden Girls Win Big At Broken Bow Invite By 77 Points

Kearney County Baseball To Hold Camp - May 20th

Axtell Boys Win FKC Championship

Whippets Are Second At SWC Meet

Luff Paces Whippets At Invite