Articles from the September 29, 2022 edition
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BACK IN THE SADDLE
It takes volunteers who make Farmers Day happen every year, and 2022 was no exception. Many of the volunteers are individualswho have served the community for decades. With over 30 years of... Full story
The Farmers Day Meeting
Farmers Day weekend began with a Kimball City Council meeting to address agenda items that were postponed from the council meeting on Tuesday. The council dealt with an annexation, consideration of a future annexation, and set the property tax...
2020 Law Enables Council To Meet Without A Traditional Quorum
On Tuesday, with only two Kimball City Council members present along with the mayor, a law enacted in 2020 was used for the council to conduct an official meeting, according to city attorney Matt Turman. Turman explained how and why a meeting could...
THE CLASS OF 1972
The Kimball County High School Class of 1972 reunited during the Farmer's Day celebration. Here's everyone who attended. Sitting, from left: Patty Hake Schumacher, Amorilys Johnson, Patty Niemann,... Full story
Doctor Returning To Kimball
Dr. James Broomfield, formerly of Kimball Health Services, says he will be returning to town as the primary care physician and medical director at Arrow Medical Center. The center will be opening an office in Kimball in four to six weeks, he said.... Full story
The Antelope Stampede
Jax Anderson, in top photo, appears to be re-thinking his decision to enter into the pie eating contest during this month's 2nd Annual Antelope Stampede Bike Race in Kimball. Jax won the kid's pie... Full story
OUTSTANDING FARMER OF THE YEAR
Doug and Sandy Lukassen of Kimball County were recognized Saturday as Outstanding Farmer for the Farmer's Day Parade in Kimball. The Lukassens have been long-time supporters of 4-H and FFA programs...
Banner County Election
The 2022 campaign season continues to be a busy one in Banner County, where lots of folks want change in local government. A lunch with the candidates is planned for 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, at Banner County Museum. The county Republican... Full story
Richard A. Addleman
Richard A. Addleman, 70, of Kimball, died at his home in Kimball on Friday, September 9, 2022. Cremation has been held. The family will greet friends at 416 Madison Street in Kimball from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday, October 1, 2022. Please “Come As You... Full story
Marlene Kay Weed
Marlene Kay Weed (Christensen), age 62, was born July 29, 1960, at the Kimball County Hospital in Kimball, Nebraska, to Lloyd and Gwen Christensen. She lived in the Bushnell area and attended... Full story
Frederick John Baltensperger
Frederick John Baltensperger,74, of Gering passed away Saturday, September 17th, 2022, at his home in Gering, NE that he shared with his wife. His funeral service will be held at 1p.m. on Tuesday,... Full story
LaVerne Elizabeth Gadeken
LaVerne Elizabeth Gadeken, 77, of Scottsbluff, died unexpectedly, Friday, September 23, 2022, at her home. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, October 1, 2022, at the Kimball... Full story
Mary L. Kimzey, 91, of Cheyenne and formerly of Kimball, died at the Life Care Center in Cheyenne on Saturday, September 24, 2022. Cremation has been held and memorial services are pending at the Cantrell Funeral Home.... Full story
BACK IN THE WIN COLUMN
Kimball travelled to Morrill on Friday night to hand the Lions (0-5) a stunning defeat, 46-12. On Friday, Sept. 30, the Bridgeport Bulldogs (4-2) will come to Longhorn Country to face the now 1-4... Full story
Kimball Volleyball Beats Storm
With a win under their belts against the Creek Valley Storm on Monday, the Kimball Longhorns volleyball team went west to take on the Pine Bluffs Hornets on Tuesday. Thursday is the start of WTC at Morrill, where the Longhorns are seeded seventh and...
Lady Coyotes Keep On Winning
Potter-Dix’s Lady Coyote volleyball team continued its torrid start to the season over the last week, notching five more match wins while suffering their first loss of the season. The week moves Potter-Dix to 16-1 on the season. The week’s...