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2018 Kearney County General Election Results

Kearney County results for the 2018 General Election are as follows: U.S. SENATORIAL TICKET DEB FISCHER, 1952 JANE RAYBOULD, 592 JIM SCHULTZ, 85 CONGRESSIONAL TICKET REPRESENTATIVE IN CONGRESS ADRIAN SMITH, 2111 PAUL THEOBALD, 519 STATE TICKET GOVERNOR AND LT. GOVERNOR RICKETTS/FOLEY, 2020 KRIST/WAL...

Supervisors Grant Special Use Permit

The November 6 regular meeting of the Kearney County Board of Supervisors opened with a public hearing for a special use permit for Karl and April Bergstrom. The couple has requested a special use permit in order to build a structure that will allow them to host weddings and other events. Their prop...

Blessing Wins Street Project Bid

The Minden City Council chamber was full and the agenda was long for the November 5 Minden City Council regular meeting. Jeff Palik from Olsson Associates was present for the selection of bid sections for the Minden paving, drainage, and water improvements 2018 and selection of contractor. He told t...

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Caring Tree Sign Up Now Open

Sign up for the Caring Tree program for newborns through seniors in high school is now open. The intent of the program is to provide gifts to children who would otherwise go without during the holiday...

Seybold Receives Caring Kind Award

The Nebraska Hospital Association (NHA) recognized 76 Nebraska member hospital employees on October 26 by bestowing them with the organization’s prestigious Caring Kind award. For 39 years, the Caring...

MHS Public Performance Of ‘Prodigal’ November 13

The Minden High School Theater Department began their One Act competition season in Ord on November 5. The public is invited to see their production of “Prodigal” November 13 at 7:00 p.m. in the high...

Christensen Recalls Days At Sea In WWII Pacific Theatre

Norris Christensen graduated from Minden High School in 1943. While he planned on continuing his education by attending college, that option was put on hold when he was drafted into service. “I got three...

Christmas Traditions Festival

Nebraska’s Christmas City is gearing up for another holiday season. The Minden Chamber of Commerce has prepared a variety of holiday activities and events for the annual Christmas Traditions Festival...

Trustees Discuss Clinic Renovation Plan

Miss Christmas City 2018 Nominees

Veterans Day Events

Hoyt Shares Survivor Story One Year After Diagnosis

Arrest Made In Infant Death Investigation

Minden MOPS Program 10 Years Strong

Axtell FFA Chapter Awarded America’s Farmers Grow Communities Donation

Miss Christmas City Nominations Open

Unreported Improvements Total $5 Million In Valuations

Wildcats Obtain New Shop For FFA & Industrial Arts

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Falcons Defeat Harvard 63-50 To Advance To State Championship

With each week’s game, the challenge to advance in playoff football generally becomes a little tougher. But Wilcox-Hildreth has met and fended off all challengers, the latest being previously unscathed...

Whippets Fall To GICC In C1-9 Subdistrict Final

The Minden Whippet volleyball team traveled to Grand Island on Oct. 29-30 to compete in the Class C1-9 subdistrict held at Grand Island Senior High. The Whippets would get the first round win over Kearney...

W-H Falcons Advance With Win Over McCool Junction, 70-58

Certainly to the fans and participants in the six-man football quarterfinal matchup between Wilcox-Hildreth and McCool Junction in Hildreth on November 2, won by the Falcons 70-58, the game will be recalled...

Whippets Fall In C1-5 District Final To Crusaders In Three Sets

The Minden Whippets volleyball team had the chance to advance on Saturday, Nov. 3 to the Class C-1 Nebraska Schools Activities Association Volleyball Championships in the Class C1-5 district final held...

Lady Cats Fall In Subdistrict Final

The Axtell Lady Cats volleyball team wrapped up its 2018 season on Oct. 30 playing the Overton Eagles in the championship match of the Class D1-10 subdistrict hosted by Holdrege High School. The second-seeded...

Falcons Fall To Loomis In D2-7

Lady Falcons Fall In Five Set Match To Red Cloud

Falcons Score 100 Points In First Round Playoff Win

Lady Whippets Get Two More Wins At McCook Triangular

Falcons Go 1-2 At Invite

Falcons Fall To Flyers, Cardinals

Lady Cats Split Two At Blue Hill Invitational

Whippets Win SWC Title

Wildcats Compete At State Meet

Wheelock Is Three Time State Champion