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    District Title To Be Decided Tonight When Wolfpack, Warriors Clash At Elgin Field

    “It’s a big game for us.” Six little words, 16 letters in all. But it has a huge meaning for members of the Wolfpack varsity football team. After starting out the season with three losses, Elgin Public-Pope John has rebounded with three straight victories and will play... [Read more...]

    FFA Labor Auction After Tonight’s Football Game

    They will be asked to stand in front for all to see. The auctioneer will do his cadence, money will exchange hands. It’s a scene that goes on every year about this time and will do so again on Friday night at the conclusion of the Wolfpack/Neligh-Oakdale Warriors football game. It’s... [Read more...]

    EVFD Initiates Fundraising Campaign

    This week members of the Elgin community will receive a notice in the mail from the Elgin Volunteer Fire Department (EVFD). The letter will be to thank residents for past support and ask for continued support in the future. Contributions received from the community are used to... [Read more...]

    Local News

    Hand Awareness Tips Help Prevent Illness

    “Everyone knows it’s important to wash their hands,” said Dr. Troy Dawson of Antelope Memorial Hospital. “However, ‘hand washing and hand awareness’ are both key in helping to prevent the spread of germs during the cold and flu season.” The... [Read more...]

    October 17, 2014 | Comments Off

    Tonic Sol-fa In Albion Sunday Night

    The Albion Area Arts Council will present the Emmy-award winning a cappella singing group Tonic Sol-fa Sunday, October 19th at 7 p.m. in the Boone Central Gym in Albion. Named one of the five “must see” groups in America and described by the New York... [Read more...]

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    Elgin Community Club To Meet Monday Night

    There will be plenty to talk about when members of the Elgin Community Club hold their regular monthly meeting on Monday, Oct. 20. Due to schedule conflicts, the club did not meet in September. Monday night’s meeting will be held at The Steel Steed... [Read more...]

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    Moira Brennan

    Aaron and Kayla Brennan of Omaha are the parents of a daughter, Moira Ann born Sept. 30, 2014 at Methodist Women’s Hospital in Omaha.  Moira weighed 7 pounds 4 ounces at birth. Grandparents are Dale and Teresa Gray of Omaha and Carol and the late Michael... [Read more...]

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    Local Sports

    Wolfpack Sweep CWC, C/O At Triangular

    CLEARWATER — What do you do when you see your 13-match winning streak snapped? You start a new one. That’s exactly what the Wolfpack volleyball team did Thursday night, defeating Clearwater/Orchard and Chambers/Wheeler Central in straight games. The... [Read more...]

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    Pack Pounds N/V Cougars 48 to 6

    VERDIGRE — It’s harvest time across Nebraska. The Wolfpack did some “harvesting” of their own Friday afternoon, scoring a bushel basket full of points in a 48 to 6 victory over Niobrara-Verdigre. The victory, evening the Wolfpack’s record at... [Read more...]

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    Wolfpack Gridiron Heroes Shine In Homecoming Night Victory

    ELGIN — The Wolfpack led 16 to 6 entering the fourth quarter. They shut the door on the Knights by scoring two touchdowns in the final 12 minutes to seal their second victory of the season. Coach Randy Eisenhauer said in the days leading up to the game... [Read more...]

    October 9, 2014 | Comments Off


    Bernard Kvamme

    Bernard (Bernie) Kvamme, age 63, died at his home in Brunswick on Sunday, Oct. 5, after a lengthy illness. Memorial services will be held at a later date.  Read More →

    October 9, 2014 | Comments Off