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 By Dakota Kuhns    News    April 5, 2018

Local business builds friendships

Community members at the Kimball Senior Friendship Center invited Scott Mallory, of Carr Spirits, to present the local business' story and product. Mallory joined the group on Wednesday, March 28, to...

 
 By Dakota Kuhns    News    April 5, 2018

Hopes to bring a new look to both Gotte and City Park this summer

The summer of 2018 might be a busy one for local park crews and volunteers, if plans and projects for the local parks move forward as quickly as Mayor Keith Prunty hopes. A public follow-up meeting...

 
 By Dakota Kuhns    News    March 29, 2018

KPL maintains services, remains at current location

Citizens may have heard a rumor going around town that the Kimball Public Library could be moved into the Kimball Event Center, but such is not the case. According to Rosa-Ellen Williams, President of the Kimball Public Library Board of Trustees, dur...

 
 By Desyree Nelson    News    March 29, 2018

Kimball music students performed well at SPVA

Kimball vocal and instrumental students received 23 superior ratings and three excellent ratings at the Mar. 20 SPVA Conference competition in Sutherland. Local students performed 24 solos and duets...

 
 By Dakota Kuhns    News    March 29, 2018

Citizens and local organization focus on park and rec improvements

The Lions Club of Kimball is taking major steps to make improvements to the ball fields this summer, with president, Sonny, and secretary, Kathy Porter leading the way. The Parks and Recreation Board...

 
 By Dakota Kuhns    News    March 29, 2018

Kimball Transit readies for Transit Week

Last Tuesday, March 20, the Board of Commissioners met with Dan Osborne, from Top Coat, Inc. to discuss and consider a proposal to chip seal a few different roads in Kimball County. The sections of roads include; four miles south and two and a half...

 
 By Staff Reports    News    March 29, 2018

City begins 2018 abatement season

Spring brings showers, flowers and abatement. The City of Kimball is beginning the property abatement process for 2018. Kimball Mayor Keith Prunty asks citizens to do their part to make Kimball inviting - clean up properties. City crews started...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    March 22, 2018

Mary Lynch students demonstrate leadership and drive to school board

Mary Lynch Elementary students were the highlight of the recent Kimball School Board meeting, with presentations from the PBiS (Positive Behavioral Intervention and Supports) Leadership group and the...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    March 22, 2018

Park projects to be prioritized

Following up on a January meeting to gather ideas for park improvements, the City of Kimball has planned a meeting to review cost estimates for some suggestions. According to a recent press release, many great ideas were received and the City needs...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    March 22, 2018

Region 1 offers support during transition of services

With the region’s largest mental health provider closing doors throughout the Panhandle, Region 1 Behavioral Health has begun preparing for the transition. Region 1 has partnered with Panhandle Health Group and have scheduled three Consumer Focus...

 
 By Dakota Kuhns    News    March 15, 2018

Wind energy close to powering up in Kimball

Tuesday, March 13, John Brown, Chief Development Officer of Kimball Wind Energy was on the agenda to present and review a slide presentation of the Kimball Wind Energy Project, however, Brown was unab...

 

Southern Panhandle Freshmen Connect the Dots

Ninth grade students from across the region attended Nebraska Extension's Connecting the Dots Career Exploration Program at Sidney High School on March 5. Nearly 150 students spent the morning explori...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    March 15, 2018

ACE return earmarked to honor local veterans

What will an additional $4,000 do for the community of Kimball? This is a question facing the Kimball City Council as the Public Alliance for Community Energy (ACE) board has approved a disbursement to Kimball totaling $4,281.98 through ACE’s...

 

Housing a priority in Kimball

In October 2016 the City of Kimball participated in a housing study through Western Nebraska Economic Development. The study identified that in order for Kimball County and the City of Kimball’s population to remain stable through 2021 we would...

 

Friendly competition for fireworks fundraiser

When we talk about Kimball, tradition comes to mind! Kimball and surrounding communities have an evening of amazing pyrotechnics for years. The locations have changed over the years from Horseshoe Hill, Oliver Reservoir, and the High School; but...

 
 By Dakota Kuhns    News    March 8, 2018

Three arrested last week in Kimball WING sting

Three Kimball County residents, Misty Duzich Jefferson, 50, Matthew Duzich, 42, and Daniel Valdez, 24, were arrested on various drug charges on Thursday, March 1. According to the arrest affidavit,...

 

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