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Articles from the April 6, 2017 edition

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 By Tonia Copeland    News    April 6, 2017

Every 15 minutes

A dramatic representation of a two-vehicle accident was staged for the students of Kimball High School on Tuesday, April 4. "Every 15 Minutes Program," is a national program used to dramatically...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    April 6, 2017

City receives unmodified audit

Terry Galloway, an auditor from Almquist, Maltzahn, Galloway and Luth, CPA, presented an unmodified report to the Kimball City Council at the March 21 council meeting. “What you have received here is an unmodified report,” Galloway said....

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    April 6, 2017

Borrow pit, mining regulations to be amended

Current Kimball County Zoning regulation section 5.02 states that an asphalt or concrete batch plant and borrow pits used temporarily and exclusively for the completion of a public road improvement project is allowed in A1 and A2 agriculture zoning...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    April 6, 2017

School district chooses a learning management system

As the school year nears an end, Kimball Public Schools has begun accepting resignations for the coming year. At the March 13 Kimball Board of Education meeting two such resignations were accepted, that of Jordan Sukup, pre-Kindergarten, and...

 
 By Larry Nelson    News    April 6, 2017

Veterans History Project

The Veterans History Project of the Library of Congress collects, preserves, and makes accessible the personal accounts of American war veterans so that future generations may hear directly from...

 
 Obituaries    April 6, 2017

Kenda Dail Brown

Kenda Dail Brown, 74 of Kimball, passed away at Kimball Health Services on Friday, March 24, 2017.  Kenda was the only child of Kenneth and Eva Brown. She was born on January 13, 1943, raised in Montana and moved to Denver when her father was...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    April 6, 2017

Kimball, Banner County and Potter-Dix schools recognized

The Panhandle was represented well at the 2017 Nebraska Rural Community School Association (NRCSA) Spring conference this last month as three area school districts, from nearly 200, received...

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    April 6, 2017

Kimball third overall at Creek Valley

The Kimball boys finished second and the girls ninth, leaving them in third place at Monday's Tri-State Track Invite held at Creek Valley High School in Chappell. Bridgeport won the boy's division...

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    April 6, 2017

Kimball golfers open at Gering quad

The Kimball High boy’s golf team opened the season this past Thursday, competing in the Gering Quad, nine hole tournament. This tournament wasn’t on the regular schedule but Kimball Activities Director Ken Smith saw it as an opportunity to give t...

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    April 6, 2017

Jock Talk

Despite the cold weather, Kimball High got a golf tournament and a track meet in this past week. The golfers played in a four-school Quad Tourney at Gering with just a nine hole format and despite not having their number one golfer, Jordan...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    April 6, 2017

Erdman addresses community members at Kimball Public Library

Senator Steve Erdman, District 47, hosted a town hall meeting on Friday, March 24 at the Kimball Public Library with more than a dozen in attendance. Erdman answered questions from the public on...