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Articles from the June 24, 2021 edition

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Interim City Administrator: It's Hinton

Update: On Tuesday, June 22 Kimball City Council met in special session and Christy Warner was nominated and approved to fill the vacant seat on the council. See the details in the July 1 edition of Observer. A short but eventful Kimball City...

 By Jim Orr    News    June 24, 2021

Observer Awarded 1st Place In Excellence

The Western Nebraska Observer, an award-winning powerhouse decades ago, has rejoined the state’s elite weekly newspapers. The Observer won seven awards – including first place statewide for General Excellence in its class – in the Nebraska... Full story


Time Travelers

The Beard family trio of Dan, wife Dana and daughter Allison figured it was time to head west on a 1,500 mile genealogy road trip. Their destination was Kimball, Nebraska. Dan Beard described the...

 By Jim Orr    News    June 24, 2021


The annual Potter CarBowl returns this weekend with a loaded “Friday Night Rev Up” lineup and nonstop, morning-to-evening events on the big Saturday schedule. CarBowl spokesman Drew Enevoldsen...



Kimball County 4-H member Allie Cook, 8, center, entered her market hog and market goat in the annual FFA Alumni Progress Show this past week. FFA Alumni member Amber Wilke said the group was pleased... Full story

 By Barb Cross    News    June 24, 2021

Days About To Get Shorter, But Plenty Going On

Good morning Banner County! We started this week out with a better attitude, at least around our house, due mostly to a couple of cooler days and some much needed rain. We had close to an inch of rain Sunday evening with a little small hail....



The latest Yard of the Week award goes to Betty Burback. In 1975, 46 years ago, the Burbacks moved to their location just north of Kimball. When they moved into the farmhouse, the only thing there...


Shirley Ann Adels

Shirley Ann (Dickerson) Adels passed away on Saturday, June 5, 2021 at her home in Arkansas with her family present.   Shirley was born August 18, 1934 in Omaha, Nebraska and lived on a family farm... Full story


Melba J. Hendee

Melba J. Hendee, who lived most of her life in Potter, Sidney and Scottsbluff, Nebraska, died June 16, 2020. She was 89. Cremation has been held. A memorial service and celebration of Melba’s life will be held at 1:30 P.M. on Friday, June 25, 2021... Full story



6/24/21 5:30 Co Pitch Baseball Blue v. Red – SE 6:00 Majors – Gering #4 6:30 Babes – Mitchell 7:30 U13 – Gering #1 6/25/21 5:30 Co Pitch Baseball Blue v. Green – SE 5:30 Co Pitch Softball... Full story


'Best Weekend Of The Year'

Greg Robinson's team not only won the Father's Day tournament at Four Winds Golf Course, but according to Greg, it is the "best weekend of the year when I get to play with the boys." The Championship...


It's All Nora In Week 1 For Women

Nora Robinson grabbed all the lows during Week 1 of the Kimball Women’s Golf Association League play. She had low gross with a 46, low net with a 30, and even had low putts with only 16 total. Shellon Anderson also had just 16 putts, which tied...


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