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 News    April 27, 2017 

2017 High School District Music Contest results

Nearly 1,500 vocal and instrumental musicians, representing area high schools including Banner County, Bayard, Bridgeport, Crawford, Gering, Kimball, Leyton, Minatare, Mitchell, Morrill, Potter-Dix,...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    April 27, 2017 

LEPC and Region 21 needed updates

The Local Emergency Planning Commission met for the first time since Kimball County recently rejoined Region 21 Emergency Management. Kevin Sherman was named chairperson, with Wayne Elliot as vice-chair, Laura Bateman as secretary and Ron Leal as the...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    April 27, 2017 

SPNRD postpones Oliver Reservoir project - indefinitely

After two public information meetings, and with input from dozens of interested citizens, the South Platte Natural Resources District chose to indefinitely postpone action on the Oliver Reservoir streamflow Enhancement Project. At their April 11 meet...

 
 By Desyree Nelson    News    April 27, 2017 

NHS inducts six new members at annual ceremony

Six new members were inducted into the National Honor Society during Kimball's annual NHS Induction ceremony – a momentous occasion for four sophomores, one junior, and one senior. Member Madison Wy...

 
 By Desyree Nelson    News    April 27, 2017 

No One Fights Alone KHS staff and students raise funds

As one Kimball teacher battles ovarian cancer, another sets out to prove that no one fights alone. Kathleen O’Brien, longtime Kimball teacher, has been fighting cancer but Jeri Ferguson and her high school civics class, in a show of support, have...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    April 27, 2017 

Local youth compete in state free throw contest

Braxton Miller and Shay Heim of Kimball competed in the 2017 Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championships on Saturday, April 1. Their journey began on Feb. 12 when each of the young men won their age bracket in the local contest. Miller and Heim...

 
 By Larry Nelson    News    April 27, 2017 

Veteran's 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...

 
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 News    April 20, 2017  
 By Tonia Copeland    News    April 20, 2017

Kimball's walking trail concept gains momentum

With support building for the project and a partnership between the City of Kimball and Kimball County, it appears that the long-awaited local walking trail may become a reality, though City Administrator Dan Dean said it really is still more of an...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    April 20, 2017

Energy cooperative eyeing broadband market

Kimball County Commissioners heard a request from County Tourism Director Jo Caskey, regarding broadband service and not only subsequently approved pre-enrollment for the High Point Welcome Center but will also consider the same for other Kimball...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    April 20, 2017

KMA sponsors Law Enforcement Appreciation

The Kimball Ministerial Association is often called on to assist in times of crisis. Often these volunteers are asked to help families in need of food or shelter and they often work with law...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    April 20, 2017

Pets running at large are at increased risks

Pets running at large are at a higher risk, and locals are asked to leash, kennel or keep a closer eye on them when they are outdoors. Danger to pets are around every corner, from dogs at large and unvaccinated feral cats to vehicles on the highways...

 
 By Larry Nelson    News    April 20, 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 veterans and better understand the realities of war....

 
 News    April 20, 2017  
 By Tom Southard    News    April 20, 2017

Reader sisters raise money for the Team Ashtyn Foundation

Tory and Jennifer Schwartz, along with their daughter Ashtyn, made a trip to Kimball recently to accept a check for $2,597 that Kimball High students, Alex and Kate Reader had raised to contribute to...

 
 News    April 13, 2017  
 By Tonia Copeland    News    April 13, 2017

Closed businesses to pitch in support for landfill

The Kimball Board of Public Works considered the purchase of a new conveyor belt at the Kimball Landfill and recommended the matter to City Council to progress. Employees at the landfill have made multiple repairs to the current conveyor belt and...

 
 News    April 13, 2017

The heat is on

Movie goers this past weekend noticed a major improvement at the Goodhand Theatre. The auditorium was a comfortable temperature. No blankets were needed, even though a few people brought them, not kno...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    April 13, 2017

Friends and Neighbors: Jeri Revelle

A nomination made secretly and supported by several letters of recommendation led to the surprise recognition of one of Banner County's most beloved teachers – Jeri Revelle. Revelle traveled, with...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    April 13, 2017

Reduced and unstable streamflow into Oliver Reservoir causes concern

Despite a moratorium they adopted in 2002 on drilling new wells with a capacity of 50 gallons per minute or greater, the South Platte Natural Resources District may consider drilling an augmentation...

 
 By Larry Nelson    News    April 13, 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...

 
 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....

 

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