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News from the Elgin, NE area!

From Jo Ann Baum’s kitchen

Due to space this week, Jo Ann's wonderful recipe didn't make it into the paper so here it is...Crockpot Beef and Noodles along with...
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Antelope County’s unofficial election results

With nearly 57% of the county's registered voters going to the polls, the unofficial results are in. Unofficial results of Elgin-related contested races: County Commissioners...

Hayrack rides, pumpkin carving at Elgin Library this Sunday

“Come in my Pretties” and see what’s happening at the Elgin Public Library. In the spirit of Halloween, the library will be hosting a hayrack...

BCHC to offer self defense class in November

Boone County Health Center (BCHC) has partnered with Boone Central Schools to offer a Women’s Self Defense Class on Saturday, Nov. 17 from 10...

Medicare drug plan assistance available

The Homestead Service Coordinator’s Office is again offering assistance to area seniors comparing Medicare’s Prescription Drug Plans. Assistance is available thanks to a grant...

Date set for PJCC Fall Music Concert

Join the Pope John music students for an entertaining night of music on Monday, Oct. 15. The annual fall concert will be held at 7:30...

Wolfpack Volleyball Parents’ Night is tonight

On Thursday, Oct. 11, Elgin Public-Pope John will be hosting volleyball parent’s night at the St. Boniface Gym.  The Wolfpack will be playing Niobrara-Verdigre...

Bloodmobile coming to Elgin Wednesday

Elgin area residents will soon again have the opportunity to donate blood. Pope John XXIII Central Catholic High School will sponsor a blood drive on...

Council approves building permits for EMCC, KNBB

Meeting Monday night, the Elgin City Council approved a building permit for the Elgin Men’s Charitable Corporation (EMCC). The approved permit was for the property...

Elgin FFA competes at State Range Judging Contest

The State Range Judging contest was recently held near Imperial in southwest Nebraska. According to Advisor Julia Schwartz, Elgin FFA sent a senior team of...

Local students earn “Believers & Achievers” honors

Students from Elgin Public and Pope John XXIII high schools were recognized with the Believers and Achievers award presented annually by US Bank and...

PJCC graduates recounts semester spent in Taiwan

Editor’s note — No one tells a story better than the person who experienced it. Former Elgin Review intern and PJCC graduate Terri Seier...

Five awarded American FFA Degrees

The National FFA Board of Directors approved the 2018 American FFA Degree recipients, and a record number are receiving the distinguished honor this fall...

County Valuation Drops

Valuations for tax subdivisions have been announced by Antelope County Assessor Kelly Mueller. The valuation for Antelope County has been set at $2,459,406,353. That number is...
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New wind farm coming to Elgin area?

Will there one day be a fifth commercial wind farm in Antelope County? An application has been filed with County Zoning Administrator Liz Doerr for...

Meis attends Congress of Future Medical Leaders

Ashtyn Meis recently attended the Congress of Future Medical Leaders in Lowell, Massachusetts. The two and half day event was held June 25-27. The Congress...

New rules for Elgin garbage pickup on Tuesdays

Garbage collection will be changing slightly, beginning Aug. 1 in Elgin. Earlier this month the Elgin City Council approved a new five-year contract with Bud’s...

Dean’s Market has Watson concert tickets for sale

Dean’s Market is the place for Elgin residents to buy tickets to one of the biggest shows of the year — the Aaron Watson...

Soybean Board election underway

Election ballots for the Nebraska Soybean Board Districts 1, 3 and 6 will be mailed on Wednesday, July 11, to soybean farmers in those...