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Unofficial Election Results – Trump Wins, Death Penalty Re-instated In Nebraska

The polls closed at 8 but it took quite a bit longer for the results to be announced. On the national level, the Republican ticket...
Kaitlyn Polk

Polk Awarded “Marvelous MAC Member” At Morningside

The Morningside Activities Council (MAC) is a student-run organization which is primarily responsible for organizing and hosting quality creative events for students that are...

Reward Being Offered For Information On Arson Fires

Person or persons responsible for four arson fires several weeks ago are still being sought. A $1,ooo reward leading to the arrest and conviction of...

Elgin Veterans’ Day Program Moved To November 9

Meeting last week, the District #18 Board of Education approved a change for the community’s Veterans’ Day Program to be held next month. Anticipating that...
early voting ballot

For Early Voters In Antelope County….

Here is an updated Early Voter Registration form from the Antelope County.

FFA “Feed The Farmer,” Labor Auction To Be Friday

Good labor at a great price! That’s what farmers and ranchers will be looking for Friday night following the conclusion of the Elgin Public-Pope John...

Reward Offered For Information On Weekend Arson Fires

Person or persons unknown caused thousands of dollars in damage in four separate fires starting Friday and continuing into Saturday morning. A $1,000 reward is...

State Fire Marshal Asked To Investigate Hay Bale Fires Early Saturday Morning

The State Fire Marshal’s office has been notified today (Saturday) regarding two suspicious hay bale fires this morning. Elgin Fire Chief Jim Kittelson said Elgin...

37th Annual Elgin Fall Festival Is Saturday

The 2016 Elgin Fall Festival Crafts and Products Fair will be held this Saturday, October 1 at the St. Boniface Auditorium, Third and Remington...

Former EPS Teachers Take On New Roles As Librarians

By Jaime Hoefer Student Intern The Public Library in Elgin gained a couple of new faces this August! Former Elgin Public teachers Barb Bode and Diane Gunderson...

Dr. Scholl Recounts Time Spent At Rio Olympics

Blame it on Rio. Patients will have to forgive Dr. Derek Scholl for a while as, while making sure he is taking care of his...

Oktoberfest To Be Saturday Night

Once again, Elgin and area residents will celebrate their German heritage. On Saturday, Sept. 17, the annual Oktoberfest celebration returns to the KC Hall in...

Power Outages To Affect Elgin Businesses Next Week

Improvements to Elgin’s electrical system, being made by Elkhorn Rural Public Power District, will affect a number of businesses next week. On Tuesday, Sept....

Get Ready To Splash In New Pool Next Summer

By Dennis Morgan Publisher Forty minutes of discussion, sometimes tense, came before the Elgin City Council made a decision which will be felt in the community...

Pope John Students Mandated By Archbishop Lucas

Seven Pope John XXIII high school students were mandated as lectors and Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion (EMHC) Wednesday night, September 7th at a special...

Many Locals Earn Ribbons At Nebraska State Fair

Antelope County 4Hers winning ribbons at the Nebraska State Fair have been announced. They were: Bailey Ahlers — Clearwater — Red Ribbon for 4H Consumer...

Pope John XXIII High School Welcomes Former Teacher And Principal

As Pope John XXIII Central Catholic High School enters a year-long celebration of its 50th year, past students, faculty and staff are welcome to...

Anne Meis To Be Featured In Ag Women Documentary By NECC

Speaking to the Elgin FFA Chapter Tuesday night, Nebraska Soybean Board Member Anne Meis (center) was surprised to learn she will be the subject...

Sudden Winds And Hail Cause Damage South Of Elgin

A number of farms were in the path of damaging straight-line winds coupled with hail on Tuesday afternoon. The path was narrow but the...

Wolfpack Girls To Start Year At EV Jamboree

By Dennis Morgan Publisher ELGIN — Having reached the district finals the last three years, Elgin Public-Pope John has established itself as one of the best...