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Bushnell Lions Club offers vision and hearing tests to local students

Heated debate over public defender erupts at commissioners meeting

At the August 5 Board of Kimball County Commissioners meeting, the commissioners chose to move forward with contracts for Stacy C. Nossaman-Petitt as Public Defender and Lindsay R. Snyder as Guardian Ad Litem. However, at the August 19 meeting the...

Bushnell Lions Club offers vision and hearing tests to local students

Members of the Bushnell Lions Club hosted test screening for hearing and vision at Kimball Jr./Sr. High School Monday, August 25. The screenings led by Steve Bennett, driver/operator/manager of the...

Relay For Life holds possible last event in Kimball

A storm passed through the city of Kimball as rain soaked the ground of Gotte Park and supporters of the local Relay For Life gathered underneath a pavilion on Friday, August 22, for their annual...

Farmer's Day Committee readies for annual celebration

Farmer’s Day is a celebration of the community that is anticipated throughout the year. This year Farmer’s Day will be held September 26, 27 and 28. Farmer’s Day may only happen over a three-day span, but it takes much longer to prepare for...

Rough Riders come to Kimball

This past weekend Kimball got a real treat. The Wyoming Rough Riders Cowboy Mounted Shooting Club put on a display of talented athleticism at the Kimball Rodeo Arena. The Wyoming Rough Riders,...

Tim L. Wheelock

Tim L. Wheelock, age 49 of Potter, passed away in his home Tuesday morning, August 19, 2014. Cremation has taken place. Memorial services will be held at 6:00 P.M., Thursday, August 28th in the First ...

Jackson Earl Winters, Jr.

Jackson Earl Winters, Jr., 73, passed away July 20, 2013. Jack was born in Bloomington, IN and served in the Vietnam War; his final duty station was Fort Irwin California. Jack was an over the road truck driver for most of his life. He is survived...