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Relay For Life Begins Friday Evening

The American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life event will be held at the Outdoor Classroom north of the football field in Minden on this Friday and Saturday, August 1st and 2nd. The twelve hour  event begins at 6:00 p.m. on Friday and ends at 6:00 a.m. on Saturday. Participants will be walking arou...

Dedication On August 6 For Baseball Scoreboard

The Kearney County Baseball Program has a new scoreboard at the Ollie Bjorklund Field located in the American Legion Ballpark just north of Minden. The new board was installed earlier this month just before the Kearney County Fair. “With the success of our baseball program, and how nice our field ...

Minden FBLA Competes At National Convention

Minden FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) travelled to Nashville, Tennessee, for the National Leadership Conference (NLC) held June 28 to July 3, 2014. A record-setting 10,300 members, advisers and guests from across the nation attended the 2014 NLC held at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Con...

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Funds Sought For Veterans Memorial At Courthouse

Volunteers from V.F.W. (Veterans of Foreign War) Post 5537 and American Legion Post 94 are proposing a new veterans memorial at the Kearney County Courthouse to honor all deceased veterans from the county...

Minden United Methodist Church Sends Mission Group To Honduras

Members of the United Methodist Church in Minden joined with volunteers from Nebraska and even as far away as California for a mission trip to Honduras earlier this summer. Pastor Paul Blanchard of the...

Studying Abroad Gives Axtell Graduate Chance For Reunion

An Axtell graduate studying to be a radiologist, a communications course offered in London, and an exchange student program, all came together last spring to create a wonderful reunion story. Shafer Fox,...

Council Approves Tree Owner Responsibilities

The Minden City Council held its first meeting for the month on July 7 in the council chambers with a full council present with Lathan Thompson, Ted Griess, Teresa Sumstine and Larry Evans. The council...

Lempka Subdivision Providing Housing Option In Minden

Data released by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau indicated that sales of newly built, single-family homes rose 18.6 percent in May. This is the highest rate...

School Board Buys Desks/Chairs For CLJ

Trina Honomichl Suing MPS For Negligence In Death

MOH Announces Exciting Season Show Peformances

Axtell Habitat For Humanity Build Targeted For Next Spring

Audubon Expands Rowe Sanctuary With Land Purchase

New Veteran Services Officer ... Take Two

KCHS Board Passes $10 Million Budget

County Hits Restart On Vets Officer Search

New Housing Planned At Minden West Estates

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AgVenture Makes State Class B Junior State Tournament

The Kearney County AgVenture Juniors ended their season where most teams would like to--at the State Tournament. AgVenture went 1-2 at the tournament at Aurora and finished their fine season with a record...

First Bank Seniors Lose To McCook In District Play

The First Bank Seniors played their final game of the 2014 season on July 20 competing in the elimination round of the Class B-6 district tournament held in Cozad. The Seniors opened district play with...

AgVenture Wins Districts, Heads To State

District Champions! That’s a moniker that can be applied to the Kearney County AgVenture Juniors baseball team. The District B5 tournament was held in Central City on July 11-16 and AgVenture outlasted...

First Bank Splits Its Games At Districts

The First Bank Senior Legion baseball team began its 2014 district tournament on July 18 at Cozad by taking on Gothenburg. First Bank was able to post a 6-3 win in seven innings to advance to the next...

Junior Golf Completes Another Successful Season

The Minden Country Club hosted the 2014 Junior Golf Program beginning June 5 and running once a week through July 3. Steve Exstrom and Eric Christensen served as instructors providing lessons in swing...

Seniors Fall To Holdrege

Juniors Post Win Over Gothenburg

GI Tops First Bank

AgVenture Picks Up Two More Wins Against Grand Island, Aurora

Aurora Holds Off First Bank Seniors

Seniors Fall To Holdrege

Matt Exstrom’s 11 Strikeouts Lead First Bank To 6-0 Victory

First Bank Suffers Home Loss To GI

State Track 2014

First Bank Tops McCook