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Grubbs finishes third to lead Wildcats at own tournament

5 accidents reported on icy I-80 Monday in Kimball County

Five accidents were reported Monday as icy conditions enveloped the area. No serious injuries were reported from any of the accidents. Kimball County Sheriff Harry Gillway said the first accident occurred at approximately 5:30 a.m. when a tractor...

City 'fortunate' to have landfill; changes are ahead

One man's trash is another man's treasure. However, sometimes that trash is still just trash and that means someone has to take care of it. Kimball is fortunate to have a landfill a mile away from...

A Christmas Concert Performance

New Dimension members show off their choreography skills during their performance at the Kimball Junior/Senior High Christmas concert held last Tuesday. Pictured, front row, from left, are: Audrey...

Christy Warner follows mother's footsteps in serving on city council

One of the newest members of City Council is Christy Warner. She was elected to the position in November. Warner was born and raised in Kimball and her family owns OFP Services. She did leave when...

A Christmas concert performance at Kimball Junior/Senior High

Kimball Junior/Senior High School held its annual Christmas concert last week. Various choral acts and musical groups performed in the...

Lady Longhorns go on scoring spree, win 2 games

The Kimball High Lady Longhorn basketball team went on a scoring spree this past weekend resulting in two big wins to post on their schedule leaving them at 3-1 on the young season. On the home court ...

Grubbs finishes third to lead Wildcats at own tournament

Garrett Grubbs placed third for the second straight meet to lead the Banner County wrestling team at its own invitational tournament on Saturday. Grubbs, competing in the 152 weight class, opened...

Coyotes top Creek Valley, drop game to Paxton

The Potter-Dix boys basketball split a pair of games last week, winning 56-50 on Friday at Creek Valley and falling Saturday to Paxton. The Coyotes are now 2-2 on the season. Potter-Dix 56, Creek Valley 50 The Coyotes took the first quarter lead...

Longhorns top Perkins County, lose at Morrill

A split weekend for the Kimball boys as they won over Perkins County at home Friday night 61-52, but suffered their first loss of the season at Morrill Saturday 64-55. Like they will most every game, ...

Kimball JV teams split weekend games

The Kimball High junior varsity basketball teams opened their seasons this past weekend hosting Perkins County and travelling to Morrill. The Kimball girls won over Perkins County 39-21 with Alex Reader high with 10 points including a pair of...

Arthur Heim

Arthur Heim, 73, of Kimball, died at the Medical Center of Aurora in Aurora, Colo., on Thursday, Dec. 10, 2014. Funeral services are pending at the Cantrell Funeral Home. A complete obituary will be in next week’s edition of the Western Nebraska...

James E. Robinson

James E. Robinson, 79, a lifetime Kimball resident, died at Kimball Health Services on Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014. James Elroy Robinson was born in Kimball on June 7, 1935, the son of R.S. and Alice...

Clark Wicks

Clark Wicks, age 89 of Sidney, passed away at the Golden Living Center in Sidney, Sunday evening, Dec. 7, 2014. Clark Eugene Wicks the son of Byron Earl and Bessie (Johnson) Wicks was born on Sept....

 
 
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