Monthly Archives: March 2013

Resignations, New Hires at District #18

The District #18 Board of Education met Tuesday night. Among the many items on the agenda, school board members hired two new instructors and accepted...

Governor Appoints Long to County Court, 7th Judicial District

Gov. Dave Heineman today announced his appointment of Michael L. Long of Norfolk to the County Court, 7th Judicial District. Long, 45, currently serves as...

Corn Kernels Nebraska’s Economic Powerhouse

As Tim Scheer navigates his combine through cornfields near St. Paul, Neb., every fall, the millions of corn kernels piling into waiting semis are...

Crop Insurance Supports Local Economies, Preserves Jobs in Wake of 2012 Drought

Farmers in a key region of the United States relied on their investment in crop insurance to weather the effects of severe drought in...

This Week’s Classifieds: March 13, 2013

HELP WANTED: Summer employment in the University of Nebraska Extension Office in Antelope County includes the following duties. These duties are, but not limited to:...

LATEST FORECAST INCREASES LIKELIHOOD OF BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES THROUGH MARCH

Latest forecasts through March, have put Nebraska in an area of below-normal temperatures, the Nebraska state climatologist says. Projections for below-normal temperatures for the Pacific...

NVC ALL-CONFERENCE BASKETBALL SELECTIONS ANNOUNCED

2012-2013 NVC BOYS BASKETBALL ALL-CONFERENCE BOYS 1st TEAM NAME SCHOOL GRADE Adam Moon St. Mary’s ...

Supervisors to Hear Keystone Pipeline Update Tuesday

The Antelope County Board of Supervisors will meet Tuesday, March 12, in regular session. Items on the agenda are: • 9:30 AM Conditional use permit...

Daniel F. Cleary

Daniel Frank Cleary 1944 - 2013 Daniel Frank Cleary, 68, of Kansas City, MO passed away unexpectedly on Feb. 26, 2013. Dan was born on Dec. 9,...

Wolfpack Girls Finish Season 14-11

Once again the Elgin Public-Pope John Wolfpack girls basketball team produced a winning season on the hardcourt. Coach Randy Eisenhauer’s team posted a 14-11 record...

Beckman led Wolfpack Wrestlers in Pins

The Wolfpack wrestling team wrapped up the season with three wrestlers competing at the NSAA State Wrestling Tournament. Coach Doug Jones’ team may have been...

Notice of Public Hearing — Antelope County Planning Commission

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING AND HEARING ANTELOPE COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION The Antelope County Planning Commission will hold a meeting on Monday, March 18, 2013 at the Antelope County...

Q125 Committee Looking at Dinner Theatre

The Elgin Q125 committee is considering a dinner theatre in Feb. or March of 2014. This will be a fundraiser for the Q125 event in...

Time to Enroll in Antelope County 4-H

4-H is the youth development program of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and the United States Department of Agriculture. It is one of the largest...

Wild Game Feed to be March 16

The ninth annual “Wild (and tame) Game Feed will be held on Saturday, March 16, in Elgin. Boomerang’s will be the site for this annual...

April 3 to be ‘Da Ladies Nite Out’

Tickets will soon be on sale for the annual ‘Da Ladies Nite Out’ sponsored by the Elgin Chapter of the Knights of Columbus. The event...

Council Approves Summer Hires

It may say March on the calendar, but for a time Monday night the Elgin City Council was thinking about summer — summer help. At...

Treasurer Stenberg Announces Publication of 2013 Unclaimed Property Report in Nebraska Newspapers

Lincoln, Neb. (March 6, 2013) – The names of more than 30,000 Nebraskans and former Nebraskans are included in the 2013 Unclaimed Property...

County Supervisors to Meet in Regular Session Tuesday

The Antelope County Board of Supervisors will meet Tuesday, March 5, in regular session. Items on the agenda are: • 2 Applications for permit to place...