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    Some Photos From Sunday’s Evening With Friends

    Some Photos From Sunday’s Evening With Friends

    Just a grouping of some highlights from the night’s festivities. E-R photos  Read More →

    City May Pursue NHHS Loan For New Water Well

    As winter storm “Kayla” began to stir outside, the Elgin City Council was inside City Hall tending to business inside City Hall. All were present for the regular monthly meeting. Mayor Mike Schmitt updated council members on continuing developments in regards to a new city... [Read more...]

    Piles And Piles Of Snow

    Piles And Piles Of Snow

    Elgin City Crews Cleaning Up After Winter Storm Kayla The Elgin street crew, along with extra help, has been busy since yesterday (Wednesday) moving piles of snow off city streets. According to one report, between 13 and 15 inches of snow fell. The snow began at approximately... [Read more...]

    Local News

    Public Hearing Resumes Tuesday On New Wind Farm Application

    A public hearing on a conditional use permit for a new wind farm in Antelope County will resume next week. The county Courthouse in Neligh will be the location for the continuation of an Antelope County Planning Commission public hearing on Tuesday, February... [Read more...]

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    Kittelson Files For Re-Election

    Candidates continue their march to the Antelope County Courthouse in Neligh to file for election. According to information obtained Monday from the Antelope County Clerk’s office, there will be a race for the Elgin City Council seat in Ward #1. Incumbent... [Read more...]

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    Support The Food Pantry At Tonight’s Wolfpack Basketball Game; Chili Cook-Off To Be Held

    Watching basketball and helping the local food pantry at the same time? That’s what’s planned for Thursday night, Jan. 28, at the Elgin High School gymnasium. EPPJ will be hosting Humphrey/LHF in a girls/boys basketball doubleheader. Students in grades... [Read more...]

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    Births

    Jordan and Jaden Nelson

    Tim and Sarah Nelson of Norfolk are the parents of twin sons, Jordan Ray and Jaden Everett, born on December 29, 2015. They were born at 10:24 and 10:25 p.m. at Faith Regional Health Services. They weighed six pounds, four ounces; and six pounds, seven... [Read more...]

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    Local Sports

    Wolfpack Wrestlers Continue Medal Parade At BC Invite

    ALBION — Competing in the highly-competitive Boone County Invite Saturday, Wolfpack wrestlers fared well. Three EPPJ wrestlers competed and all three placed at the tournament. Logan Henn improved his record to 22-8 on the season, finishing fifth in... [Read more...]

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    Wolfpack Top North Central, Will Face St. Mary’s Friday Night

    O’NEILL — Trailing entering the fourth quarter, Elgin Public-Pope John rallied to defeat North Central 44 to 42 in the quarter-final round of the girls Niobrara Valley Conference Tournament. In the final eight minutes of the game, the Wolfpack outscored... [Read more...]

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    Wolfpack Boys Earn NVC Tournament First Round Victory

    ELGIN — Victory tastes sweet, especially at tournament time when it’s win and advance. Elgin Public-Pope John did just that Saturday night, defeating North Central 60 to 46 in the first round of the Niobrara Valley Conference boys basketball tournament. The... [Read more...]

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    Deaths

    Duane Kallhoff

    Duane E. Kallhoff 1932 - 2016 Funeral services for Duane E. Kallhoff, age 83, of Tilden, Nebraska will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, February 6, 2016, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Tilden. Reverend Michael Awe will officiate, with burial to be in Lutheran... [Read more...]

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