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 By Jim Orr    News    October 17, 2019 

Storm Whips Through

The Farmers' Almanac might be onto something with its forecast for a frigid and snowy winter in these parts. It already started. The first winter-like storm of the season, which blasted the Panhandle... Full story

 By Claire Smith    News    October 17, 2019 

Shopko Left, 'Shop With A Cop' Did Not

Kimball's annual "Shop with a Cop" event is now accepting donations for this year's activities to be held on Dec. 14. This year's event will be different than those held in the past in conjunction...

 By Claire Smith    News    October 17, 2019 

Auditorium Renovation 'A Priority,' Superintedent Owens Says

The Kimball Board of Education met in regular session Sept. 23 in the district office. It began with all of the necessary legalities. Then a representative of the Nebraska Association of School Boards (NASB) gave board members a demonstration of the...

 By Barb Cross    News    October 17, 2019 

Check It Out: Banner County Notes Filled With Events

Good morning Banner County, friends and neighbors! Today it is summer, but I think fall is in for tomorrow. Crazy weather we have been having ... I still have snow in a few places in my yard. I will take every nice day that comes my way from here on...


Janeen Grace Evertson Robinson

Janeen Grace Evertson Robinson was born October 22, 1944, in Beatrice, Nebraska, the daughter of the late Ora and Iola Halcomb Evertson. As a single mother, she found the love of her life and was unit...

 By Tom Southard    Sports    October 17, 2019 

Fall Sports Winding Down For Longhorn Teams

The Fall Sports season for Kimball High is drawing to a close with the girls state golf finishing early this week. The District cross country will run today (Thursday) at Bridgeport beginning at 3 p.m.. The volleyball team will be in action at the... Full story

 By Tom Southard    Sports    October 17, 2019 

Two State Golf Tournaments, Two Medals

Congrats going out to Kimball High sophomore Payton Wise for her awesome play in the Nebraska State Class C Girl's State Golf Tournament that concluded this past Tuesday afternoon in North Platte....

 By Tom Southard    Sports    October 17, 2019 

Longhorns Fall To Morrill, 48-6

The visiting Morrill Lions were simply too much for a battered up Kimball Longhorn football squad in Friday night action at Keith Staehr Field with a final score of 48-6. With the loss, Kimball falls...

 By The Observer    Sports    October 17, 2019 

Kimball Volleyball Wins Triangular

The Kimball Longhorns volleyball team netted a victorious triangular meet against Bayard and Potter-Dix, topping each opponent in two sets, and lost in four sets to Morrill in recent action on the...

 By Tom Southard    Sports    October 17, 2019 

Kimball Cross Country At District Today

After back-to-back conference races this past week, the Kimball High Cross Country Team heads to Bridgeport today for their District race with a start time of 3 p.m.. The District meet is the race...

 By Jim Orr    News    October 10, 2019

The Seeds Have Been Sown

The theme for the 2019 Kimball Farmer's Day celebration was "Sowing Seeds of Success." That phrase may apply to the event itself. Some new events this year, such as the bike race and cornhole tourname... Full story

 By Jim Orr    News    October 10, 2019

Winter Blast Expected To Grip Area Till Friday

Kimball County’s early blast of winter-like weather this week was expected to bring 3 to 4 inches of snow, icy roads and hazardous travel conditions through Friday morning, the National Weather Service in Cheyenne warned. All of which followed a te...


Key New Extension Educator Starts Here

Jason L. Weigle has been appointed Extension Educator in Community Vitality for the Nebraska Extension that serves Kimball County and is based in Sidney. His appointment was announced by Extension...


Cross Country Team Travels 193 Miles To Canceled Meet

No cross country to report this week thanks to lack of communication from Gothenburg to Kimball. Coach Tiffany Johnson took her cross country team all the way to Gothenburg this past Thursday afternoon (193 miles) only to arrive and be told the meet...


Super Sophomores Soar

Kimball will have two golfers in next week's girls state golf tournament at Lake Maloney Golf Course in North Platte as Payton Wise and Katie Heeg both earned top 10 finishes at the district...

 By Mike Motz    Sports    October 10, 2019

Lady Coyotes Spike Storm

Potter-Dix's Lady Coyotes travelled to Chappell Friday to take on rival Creek Valley and won three sets to one against a tenacious Lady Storm team that battled throughout the match. Potter-Dix...

 By Jim Orr    News    October 3, 2019

The Farmer's Day Marshal Plan

For 2019 Farmer's Day grand marshals Susan and Dave Haack, their big day turned out to be 45 years in the making. They were married 45 years to the day – on a long-ago Farmer's Day – before... Full story

 By Jim Orr    News    October 3, 2019


Daria Anderson-Faden, the Kimball County Commissioner and Observer staff writer, continues recovering from serious injuries suffered during her Sept. 23 head-on collision in Banner County with a...

 By Jim Orr    News    October 3, 2019

It's KHS vs. KPS In The Kimball Food Challenge

The winner of the inaugural Kimball Fill the Food Pantry Cart Challenge is Kimball Health Services. The final score was KHS 490, Kimball Public Public Schools 201. That's how many food items each...

 By Jan Sears    News    October 3, 2019

Kimball Public Library Book Sale A Big Hit On Farmer's Day

The Friends of the Kimball Library Book Sale was very popular this year and many, many books and puzzles went out the door. Thank you all who came and purchased books. Book sales are appreciated by...


Idora M. Hickman

Idora M. Hickman, 91, of Kimball, died at the Kimball County Manor on Thursday, September 5, 2019. Cremation has been held and memorial services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 5,...


Edward Lee Wallin

Edward Lee Wallin, 75, of North Platte, passed away September 15, 2019 at the North Platte Care Center. He was born in Kimball, NE to Winton H. And Maurine N. (Belgum) Wallin. Ed graduated from Kimball County High School in 1962. He began working...

 By Tom Southard    Sports    October 3, 2019

Kimball Golfers Prepare For District

The Kimball High girls golf team played in their final two tournaments this past week as they have only their District Tournament play remaining and hopefully a qualification for the State... Full story

 By Tom Southard    Sports    October 3, 2019

Malson A Top 10 Finisher At Ogalla Cross Country Invitational

Chantel Malson ran to yet another top ten finish at last week's Ogallala Cross Country Invite. The talented young sophomore ran 10th in the field of 114 varsity girl runners and her time of 21:49.4...

 By Tom Southard    Sports    October 3, 2019

Football Longhorns Suffer 52-12 Loss At Hemingford

The Kimball High football team saw their record fall to 1 and 3 following a 55-12 loss on the road to Hemingford Friday night. The Horns have suffered some injuries that hurt their cause, and they have faced three very strong 8-man football teams...


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