Monthly Archives: August 2013

Wind Turbine Parts Being Moved to Site Locations

With summer starting to wind down, construction of the Prairie Breeze Wind Energy farm south of Elgin is about to enter a new phase. With...

Mignery Sculpture Dedication is Sunday at Bartlett

A dedication of Herb Mignery’s 12 bronze pieces at the Wheeler County Courthouse will be held Sunday afternoon, Aug. 25. The courthouse lawn will be...

Supervisors Approve Law Enforcement Agreements

Meeting last week, the Antelope County Board of Supervisors took steps to provide continued law enforcement service to three communities. Supervisors approved the signing of...

New County Valuations Released

Antelope County Assessor Heather McWhorter last week announced valuations for school districts and other tax sub-divisions, another step forward in the budgeting process for...

Wind Towers Ready To Go Up

The components are in place and the cranes are waiting for the word go.... should the weather cooperate, the first sections of the first...

Joann Osburn

Joann Osburn Joann Osburn, 80, of Norfolk passed away on August 5 at St. Joseph’s Care Center in Norfolk following a brief illness. Joann was the...

Ray W. Kallhoff

Ray W. Kallhoff 1931 — 2013 A Mass of Christian Burial for Ray W. Kallhoff, age 81, of O’Neill, will be at 10:30 A.M., Friday, August...

Abigail Ann Iler

Eric and Jennifer Iler are the paroud parents of a baby girl, Abigail Ann, born July 23, 2013 at home. She weighed eight pounds,...

Ordinance — City of Elgin

ORDINANCE NO. 3-308 AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF ELGIN, NEBRASKA, PROVIDING FOR THE REGULATION OF KENNELS; PROVIDING FOR KENNEL LICENSES AND REGULATIONS; PROVIDING FOR...

Proceedings — Elgin City Council

ELGIN CITY COUNCIL Proceedings August 5, 2013 The Elgin City Council met in regular session on Monday, August 5, 2013, at 7:30 p.m., pursuant to posted notice....

Proceedings — Antelope County Board of Supervisors

ANTELOPE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS Neligh, Nebraska August 6, 2013 Notice of meeting published as required by statute. A complete record of these minutes as well as all...

Ordinance — City of Elgin

ORDINANCE NO. 3-307 AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF ELGIN, NEBRASKA, PROVIDING FOR THE REGULATION OF DOGS; PROVIDING FOR THE FILING OF THIS ORDINANCE IN...

NPPD Moves Forward on Keystone XL Pipeline

At its regularly scheduled August meeting Friday, the Nebraska Public Power District Board of Directors approved a pair of resolutions regarding the utility’s electric...

Wolfpack ‘Tailgate’ Event to be Thursday, August 22

Mark your calendars! The Wolfpack ‘tailgate’ event will be Thursday, Aug. 22, at Elgin Field. Food will be served from 5 p.m. to 7...

First Wind Turbine to be Erected Soon

Progress continues to be made on the Prairie Breeze Wind Energy farm south of Elgin. Cranes can be spotted southeast of Elgin as the...

Old Thresher’s Reunion Coming Next Week

Preparations are underway for the 31st annual Nebraska State Antique Tractor and Horse Plowing Bee and Rae Valley Old Thresher’s Reunion to be held...

Superintendent Says Budget Levy Won’t Increase

Meeting Thursday night, the District #18 Board of Education heard Superintendent Dan Polk offer some preliminary data on the Fiscal Year 2013-14 budget which...

Girl Scouts Recruitment Event, August 20, 6:30-7:30 p.m. at Elgin City Park

Girl Scouts Spirit of Nebraska will hold a Girl Scout Recruitment Event for Elgin girls at City Park on August 20. The event...

Champions Bring Top Dollar at Antelope/Wheeler Co. Livestock Premium Sales

One of the defining events of county fairs are the livestock premium auctions. Buyers came together at the Antelope County Fair on Saturday. At the...

Supervisor Bolling Still Under Investigation

The investigation into alleged actions of Antelope County Supervisor Merlin Bolling is in the hands of the Nebraska Attorney General’s (AG) office. According to Antelope...