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Kimball Ambulance approved as EMS Advanced Services Transport

CAPWN files for Chapter 11

The Community Action Partnership of Western Nebraska (CAPWN) is a non-profit community based health and human services organization that serves low income and disadvantaged persons who are unable to meet their own needs through other resources....

Kimball Ambulance approved as EMS Advanced Services Transport

The Kimball County Ambulance crew's hard work since Carla Goranson's appointment as director has paid off in a big way. Recently, the ambulance has been approved to run as a State of Nebraska EMS...

Welcome Center enjoys successful first year of business

On July 8, 2014, The High Point Welcome Center turned one year old. On Friday, July 11, the welcome center had its 10,000th visitor. In a mere year the welcome center has become a hub of activity and ...

"The Great American Duck Parade" coming to Potter

The Potter-Dix Children's Theater will be putting on a production of "The Great American Duck Parade" Friday, July 18 at the American Legion Hall in Potter. The play centers around the character of...

Cook-off raises $1,000 for Shop With a Cop

Nothing brings a community together better than the promise of good food and fundraising, except maybe a competition of who makes the best food. On Saturday, July 12, Kimball's Twelfth Annual Rib...

Vince's Corner Golf Scramble in the Books

The 2014 fifth annual Vince's Corner ABCD Double Draw Golf Scramble is in the books with good weather for the most part although some golfers got a good soaking as they finished out their round on...

Anita Mae Hilkemeier

Anita Mae Hilkemeier, 69, of Colorado Springs, went to be with the Lord on July 4, 2014. Anita was born on November 11, 1944 in Kimball, Nebraska to George and Doris (Scheele) Jackson. She graduated from Dix High School in Dix, Nebraska in May of...

Wilma J. Nearhood-Heidemann

Wilma J. Nearhood-Heidemann, 71, of Lincoln, died Sunday 7/6/2014 in Lincoln. She was born 7/21/1942 in Halsey, NE to Harry and Ruth (Zlomke) Fisher. Wilma was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church...

Dorothy I. Shelburne

Dorothy I. Shelburne, 87, of Kimball, died on Monday, June 30, 2014. Memorial services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 26, 2014 at the Trinity United Methodist Church in Kimball with...