Monthly Archives: March 2010

Survey Shows Agricultural Land Values Rise 4.4 Percent

Agricultural land values in Nebraska increased about 4.4 percent in the last year, with rises in cropland values offsetting declines in rangeland, according to...

District #18 School Board May Look at Heating/AC This Fall

The District #18 Board of Education learned all about the high costs of heating and cooling school district buildings during their meeting Wednesday night. Superintendent...

This Week’s Classifieds: March 17, 2010

WHERE TO EAT: SERVING EITHER Rib Steak or Prime Rib every Monday 6 pm – 9 pm. $10.95. Knotty Pine, 402-386-5488, Petersburg, NE.  1tfc HELP WANTED: Taking...

Amelita “Lita” Tunink

Amelita A. “Lita” Tunink, 82 of Elgin, died Tuesday, March 9, 2010 at Faith Regional Health Services in Norfolk, NE.  Funeral services are pending with...

Park Congregational Church to Observe Milestone

Members of Park Congregational United Church of Christ west of Elgin are now making plans to celebrate the church’s 120th anniversary. June 27 is the...

Antelope, Boone Counties Eligible for USDA Emergency Loans

Farm Service Agency (FSA) State Executive Director, Dan Steinkruger, announced last week that family farmers in 34 Nebraska counties including Antelope County may be...

NVC Band Concert Set For Orchard

  The NVC schools on the east half of the conference will rehearse songs together for a concert on Tuesday, March 23, 2010.   Schools involved...

Huskers Hoops to be in Albion April 9

Ten area high school seniors will get a chance to show their stuff on the basketball court hooping it up with NU senior football...

Starman Leads Wolfpack in Scoring

It was a year of adjustment for the boys basketball team from Elgin Public and Pope John Central Catholic. This marked the first year for...

Wolfpack Girls Finish Season 19-4

Elgin Public-Pope John girls completed their first basketball season as a sports co-op, posting a 19-4 record. The Wolfpack reached the C-2 district final before...

Final Wrestling Statistics Released

Final statistics for the 2009-2010 wrestling season for Elgin Public-Pope John Wolfpack have been announced. The team qualified six wrestlers for state (Dylan Heithoff, Jared...

This Week’s Classifieds: March 10, 2010

WHERE TO EAT: SERVING EITHER Rib Steak or Prime Rib every Monday 6 pm – 9 pm. $10.95. Knotty Pine, 402-386-5488, Petersburg, NE.  1tfc LOST: Strayed: 6...

Meers, Dicke, Bergman Babies

Jack and Lisa Meers of Elgin are the parents of a son, Aiden Lee born Wednesday, June 18, 2008 at Faith Regional Health Services...

Snow Hikes January County Fuel Costs

As last week’s meeting, Chairman LeRoy Kerkman informed the other supervisors that during the month of January the County spent more than $25,000 ($25,560.57...

Wild Game Feed

It was a feast ‘fit for a king.’ There was nary an empty seat to be found at Boomerang’s Wednesday night for the sixth annual...

Tickets Sold Out for ‘Those Who Know’

Nearly 125 tickets have been sold for the first event of its kind to ever be held in Elgin. Women young and young at heart...

St. John’s Catholic Church to Celebrate Centennial in June

St. John’s Catholic Church, rural Clearwater, will be celebrating it’s Centennial on June 19th and 20th, 2010. Pastor, Fr. Jim Kramper and his parishioners,...

HCC Dashes Wolfpack’s Bid for State Tournament

NORFOLK — Pressure defense wins basketball games, especially in the postseason. Hartington Cedar Catholic’s full-court pressure defense took Elgin Public-Pope John out of their comfort...

Wins and Losses, Unicameral Style

By Kate Sullivan District #41 State Senator This political process is one of giving and taking, winning and losing.  I’ve had a little of both the...

Dr. Harlan to Perform Knee Replacements at AMH

“I am excited to offer a new system and surgical technique that is now available for knee replacements,” said Dr. Cody Harlan, AMH OP...