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Nebraska Schools Nutrition Service Employees Practice Culinary Skills

Minden hosted the June 12-13 Nebraska Department of Education Culinary Skills Workshops in the high school. School Food Service employees from across the state attended the continuing education course. “The class size was about 30 people. All nutrition staff from Minden attended, not just supervis...

Minden Opera House To Host First Kids Night On Thursday, July 5

A whole new kind of show is coming to the Minden Opera House. July 5 will be Kids’ Night at MOH with magic, music, and fun targeted at families with young children. The cast of performers for the event includes beat-boxer D-Wayne, magician Jeff Quinn, and musical performers The String Beans. With ...

Board Of Education Prepares For Superintendent Switch

The June 11 meeting of the Minden Public Schools Board of Education marked a transition in leadership of the district. Both Superintendent Dr. Melissa Wheelock and her successor James Widdifield were in attendance. Two agenda items addressed the matter of the upcoming change of superintendent. The f...

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Supervisors Have A Full Agenda For June 5 Meeting

The Kearney County Board of Supervisors had a lot to discuss at the June 5 meeting. Getting straight to business the board reviewed an update to the Tri-Basin Natural Resources District Multi-Jurisdictional...

Jarvis Green Headed To Special Olympics 2018 USA Games

More than 4,000 athletes and coaches from all 50 states and the District of Columbia will soon travel to Seattle, Washington for the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games. Among the competitors will be Upland...

Council Approves Hazard Mitigation Update

Mayor Ted Griess paid tribute to Chris Klahn at the June 4 Minden City Council meeting for his work in taking the reins at the cemetery since Ralph Layton’s retirement. He also noted Ryan Hurst and his...

75th Anniversary Of Battle For Attu Island, Remebering Walter C.J. Carter Of Wilcox

Wednesday marked the 75th anniversary of American forces reclaiming Attu Island from the Japanese in the only WWII battle fought on American soil. The assault is often referred to as ‘The Forgotten Battle’,...

Trustees Approve 2018-19 Budget

Health Services Board of Trustees had quite a bit of new business to discuss during the May 30 meeting. Chairman Dick McBride told the board he had received a note from the Treasurer’s Department asking...

Historical Society Program Is June 10

Dawg Days Are Back June 23

“Skip” Hove Honored At UNL College Of Business

Supervisors Hear From ‘In God We Trust - America’ Advocate

Changes In Store For Relay For Life

City Council Votes On DTR Improvements

Minden Exchange Bank To Hold Financially Fit Kids Summer Camp

Memorial Day Activities

Summer Lunch Starts May 29

Community Wide Garage Sale Ad Special Available


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Aurora Cooperative Juniors Down Overton

The Aurora Cooperative Juniors got back in the win column on Wednesday when they hosted the Overton Bandits at Ollie Bjorklund Field in warm and windy conditions in Minden. Kearney County moved its win...

AC Juniors Fall On Road

The Kearney County Aurora Cooperative Juniors hit the road on June 12 traveling to Wolbach to take on Palmer-Wolbach-Greeley (PWG) in a league contest. PWG got six runs in the first three innings and held...

First Bank Loses To PWG

The Kearney County First Bank Seniors hosted and fell to Palmer- Wolbach-Greeley 10-1 on June 15 at Ollie Bjorklund Field. First Bank falls to 2-9. There was no scoring through two innings but PWG broke...

PWG Downs Juniors

The Kearney County Aurora Cooperative Junior Legion baseball team hosted Palmer-Greeley-Wolbach (PWG) in league action on Friday at Ollie Bjorklund Field. PWG was able to complete the season sweep of Aurora...

First Bank Downs Overton

The Kearney County First Bank Seniors had four games scheduled in a five-day span the second week of June and they came away with one win and three losses to run their record to 2-8. A slated doubleheader...

AC Juniors Get 10-4 Victory

First Bank Loses To Aurora

Aurora Coop Juniors Defeat Bandits

First Bank Seniors Get First Win, Topping The Bandits

Kearney County Juniors Fall To Five Points, 9-8

Walks Cost First Bank Seniors Against Bermis

Juniors Get First Win, Top Bermis

Juniors Defeat St. Paul, 6-5

First Bank Drops Two

Juniors Fall To Alma