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Articles from the August 26, 2021 edition

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Smithsonian Taking The Crossroads To Kimball

Tim Nolting, president of the Plains Historical Museum, extended a personal invitation to the Kimball City Council members requesting their attendance at the opening of the Smithsonian exhibit on Sept. 11 at 9 a.m. His invitation and explanation of... Full story


Horse Racing Nothing New Here

In many cases, history does repeat itself. Could horse racing make a repeat appearance in Kimball County as proposed at the recent joint meting of the City Council and county commissioners? Few...



In the top photo, Kimball County Manor staff members gave students and teachers doughnuts for their first day of school.... Full story



Kimball County Manor staff members gave students and teachers doughnuts for their first day of school.... Full story


Local Virus Numbers Not Clear

The COVID-19 risk dial was removed from the Panhandle Public Health District website, and data on COVID cases has been generalized in the Panhandle. According to Jessica Davis from PPHD, when Gov. Pete Rickett’s executive order ended, then-specific...



Lorna Evelyn, right, and the Plains Historical Society have been honored with Yard of the Week. Lorna has been providing her special touch at the corner of High School Street and Highway 30 since...


Coming Soon: Farmers Day Weekend Quilt Show

The Plains Historical Society is excited to sponsor a special quilt show during Farmers Day Weekend, Sept. 24-26, in the Kimball County Transit Service building at 3rd and Chestnut. There will be...


After Nearly A Decade, Bushnell Has Its Day

Bushnell Day 2021 reappeared after almost a decade of nonexistence. The day began with a parade complete with Bushnell fire trucks celebrating 100 years of service to the community, Kimball and Dix...

 By Barb Cross    News    August 26, 2021

Van Pelt Reunion Offers Much At Museum

Good morning Banner County. Here is hoping that you are having a good week, one that is not too hot to handle. With red flag days this past week, we are praying for rain. The 2021 Van Pelt Reunion will take place at the picnic area of the Banner...



The fall sports season opened Tuesday for Kimball High School athletics when Payton Wise, left, and the Longhorns girls golf team hit the course in Sidney. Next up on Thursday, the golfers travel to...


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