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UW to Perform Musical Monday at St. Boniface

The University of Wyoming’s musical theatre group, the Centennial Singers will perform the musical, “Into the Woods” at 7 p.m. Monday, May 18, at...

Wait Ends For Three to Visit WWII Memorial

“A once in-a-lifetime experience”.   This was the statement that Jerry Tunink, Alvin Schrage and Ray Dinslage repeated several times as they shared details of...

Highway 14 Association to Meet in Nelson

Highway 14 Association, Inc. meeting will be held Thursday, May 7, 2009 at 10 a.m. at the Old Bank Coffee Shop located on the...

We’re Now the Red, Black & Silver Wolfpack

Students Choose, Boards Ratify Colors, Mascot for Sports Co-op for Elgin-Pope John The students have spoken and the school boards have approved new colors and...

Breaking News – Three WWII Vets Travel To Washington On Last Honor Flight

Alvin Schrage, Ray Dinslage and Gerhard Tunink left Elgin Wednesday morning headed to Omaha.  Early Thursday morning, the three boarded a flight bound for Washington...

Three Local Veterans to be On Heartland Honor Flight

As young men, they answered their nation’s call and stepped forward to help win the Second World War. They are part of what is commonly...

NPPD Receives 20 Proposals for Wind Farms

A total of 20 proposals from nine wind developers were received by Nebraska Public Power District in response to its most recent wind energy-related...

Knights “Da Ladies Nite Out” A Roaring Success!

Over 200 ladies filled the Knights of Columbus Hall last Wednesday night during the 2009 "Da Ladies Night Out." The event is sponsored annually...

NPPD Receives 18 Proposals for Wind Farms

A total of 18 proposals from nine wind developers were received by Nebraska Public Power District in response to its most recent wind energy-related...

Funeral Services Held Tuesday for Rick Huffman

Funeral services were held Tuesday afternoon for longtime Elgin businessman Richard. B. Huffman. Richard Belden Huffman, 82, passed away Wednesday, April 8, at the Golden...

Scholarship Drive Rises to Over $3,400

Donations continue to be accepted for the Elgin Scholarship Drive. Last year eight students (four each from Elgin High School and Pope John Central...

District #18 to Explore Heating Improvements

The District #18 Board of Education will explore several options to improve the comfort of students and staff during the coming months. At Wednesday night’s...

Bloodmobile Visit To Elgin Cancelled

The April 14th Bloodmobile scheduled in Elgin has been cancelled due to several high-profile conflicts.  One will be scheduled at a later date.

Bauer, Beckman Selected to Play in Shrine Bowl

The Shrine Bowl of Nebraska and 2009 Head Coaches Mark Brahmer from Pierce and Jeff Gross from McCook have announced the teams. Two local athletes,...

Holy Week Services Announced

Holy Week worship services will be held at churches throughout the Elgin area. At St. Boniface and St. Bonaventure Catholic Churches, services will be as...

Tickets Still Available for Da Ladies Nite Out

Tickets are still available for the annual ‘Da Ladies Nite Out’ celebration. The event will be held Wednesday evening, April 15, at the Elgin...

Easter Egg Hunt to be Saturday

With the Easter holiday rapidly approaching, the Elgin Chamber of Commerce/Community Club announced more details about the upcoming Easter Egg Hunt. This year’s egg hunt...

Street Renamed in Honor of Fallen Soldier Mike Scholl

A street dedication was held in Lincoln on March 29th. West Stanton Street was renamed Mike Scholl St. in honor of fallen Marine Lance...

Survey Shows Nebraska Farmland Values Hit Plateau

Agricultural land values in Nebraska reached a plateau in the last year after several years of gains, according to preliminary estimates from the University...

Scholarship Fund Drive Tops $2,000

Donations continue to be accepted for the Elgin Scholarship Drive being conducted by the Elgin Area Community Foundation.