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Mayor Recall Petition Filed

Two Kimball citizens have launched a petition drive to recall Mayor Keith Prunty.

In November 2014, Prunty was elected mayor. He was re-elected in 2018.

The recall process requires strict adherence to the Nebraska state statutes 32-1303 through 32-1309.

Kimball County Clerk Cathy Sibal confirmed that Ashley Sisk and Mary M. Laughlin filed the recall petition filing forms on April 2. Laughlin, daughter of city council member Kim Baliman, wrote on the petition that this was the reason for the recall: “Not having the community’s best interest in mind. Serving his own agenda. Disrespect and mistre...