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State Senator Briese seeking re-election

State Senator Tom Briese (R) announced Monday his bid for re-election to represent the 41s?t? District in the Nebraska Legislature. “I am pleased today to...

Commissioners again discuss wind tower ice sling

Wind turbines and winter storms sometimes mean ice sling, particularly in Antelope County. The issue of ice sling was again front and center before the...

Commissioners approve solar farm to be built west of Elgin

With no concerns about ice sling or damage to county roads as part of the construction process, it took just over an hour for...
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March for Life in near future for PJCC students

By Skylar Reestman, Elgin Review intern Twenty-six students and a number of parents, all from the Elgin community, will be traveling across the country to...

The key to keeping resolutions is to make small changes

Another year has come to an end, and another has just begun and we all know what that means, it is time to create...

City Water line project to begin in May

The Elgin City Council Monday night accepted a bid for a major water improvement project to take place later this year. The council voted four-to-zero...

Bids opened for water improvement project in Elgin

The City of Elgin opened bids for the Elgin Water System Improvements on Thursday morning, Dec. 19. Just two bids were received. The first bid came...

Funeral services announced for Rita Wagner, 76

“She never forgot a birthday or anniversary,” a friend said Friday, remembering the life and legacy of the late Rita Wagner. Rita K. Wagner, 76,...

Seven earn NSAA Academic All-State honors

Students from Pope John XXIII Central Catholic and Elgin High Schools joined others from across the state in being selected to the Fall 2019-20...
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EPS Superintendent Dan Polk retiring

A surprise announcement - to many - will have Elgin's District #18 Board of Education searching for a new superintendent. Superintendent Dan Polk announced early...

School board discusses handling of lock down earlier this month

By Dennis Morgan Co-Publisher Implementation of the school’s lockdown procedures was explained during last week’s meeting of the District #18 Board of Education. The subject has been...

School board offers contract extension to Polk

Having served as superintendent of School District #18 for seven years, Dan Polk has received an offer to extend his contract with the school. School...

Christmas lights to be judged this weekend

The Elgin Community annual Christmas Lighting Contest will be judged this weekend. As in past years, there will be four divisions: Business, residential, religious and...

CUP hearing set for county’s first solar farm

Public comments will be accepted on a proposed solar farm to be developed west of Elgin. The Antelope Planning Commission has scheduled a public hearing...

Dates announced for EPS Christmas programs

The Elgin Public School Elementary Christmas Concert will be Thursday night, Dec. 12 at 7 p.m. in the school gym. The Grades 7-12 Christmas...

Gutshall & Kohle Eyecare welcome Dr. Wellsandt

Dr. Scott Gutshall and Dr. Jonna Kohle are pleased to announce the addition of a third optometrist at Gutshall & Kohle Eyecare. Dr. Tessa...

Bloodmobile coming to Elgin Dec 19th

The bloodmobile is coming to Elgin. The date will be Thursday, Dec. 19, from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Elgin Knights of...

Vehicle theft leads to multi-county chase

What began with the theft of a pickup southwest of Neligh and led to pursuit in Elgin ended up in the apprehension of the...

Elgin City Council met last week

Another step in the process of improving the appearance of downtown Elgin is about to take place. Meeting last week, the Elgin City Council passed...
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Emergency routes mapped for Antelope County

A map of Emergency Routes in Antelope County was released last week. The map signifies which roads are considered "priority" as county workers clear...