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Supervisors Adopt Resolution For Employee Handbook Revisions

The Kearney County Board of Supervisors were joined by County Department Heads during the June 18 regular meeting to discuss revisions to the Employee Handbook. Major changes to the handbook included Holidays, Vacation, and Sick Leave. Rather than paying all County employees for 8 hours of work on h...

Fourth Of July Events For Area

Kearney County communities are gearing to celebrate Independence Day. Join in the festivities with these events and attractions. June 30 Axtell All American Celebration Hosted by First Presbyterian Church at Axtell Football Field 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. — Free will donation meal 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p....

Council Approves CDBG Budget Amendment

The June 17 meeting of the Minden City Council began with a note of gratitude from Mayor Ted Griess to the public, west side of the square merchants, and Campbell Street residents for the manner in which they are handling the inconvenience of the current road and sidewalk construction projects. He a...

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Ellis Carries Pony Express Mail From Fort Kearny

Visitors gathered at Fort Kearny in the early hours of June 12 for a biscuit and gravy breakfast and to witness the mail exchange during the National Pony Express Association (NPEA) annual Pony Express...

Downtown Improvement Underway

Work on the Minden Downtown Revitalization sidewalk project started June 10. The southbound driving lane and parking area of Colorado Avenue from 4th Street to 5th Street is closed to vehicle and pedestrian...

Minden School Board Rejects Outdoor Facilities Project Bids

The grandstand and lighting renovation project at Kuper’s Field has been postponed as the Minden Public Schools Board of Education rejected all bids during the June 10 regular meeting. Two bids for the...

DTR Sidewalk Project Has Begun

Work has started on the Minden Downtown Revitalization sidewalk project. The southbound driving lane and parking area of Colorado Avenue from 4th Street to 5th Street will remain closed to vehicle and...

County Approves Paying Sewer Bill

The Kearney County Board of Supervisors discussed a bill related to the sewer backup at the jail during the June 4 meeting. Sheriff Scott White, Minden City Administrator Matt Cederburg, and City Utilities...

KCHS Offers Shared Medical Appointments

Dawg Days Are Coming June 22-23

Drive For Your School Event Set For June 23 In Minden

City Approves Contracts And Electric Car Grant Application

City To Begin Water Distribution System Improvements Along With The Paving Project Down Campbell

Area June Activities

Dr. Pierce To Be Recognized At Run To The Tailgate Event

Royal Donates Pair Of Drones To MHS

Trustees Approve 2019/20 Budget

Downtown Revitalization Sidewalk Project


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First Bank Seniors Fall To Alma, 10-3

Alma visited Ollie Bjorklund Field on June 20 and defeated the Minden Post 94 First Bank Seniors 10-3. First Bank falls to 2-5. Alma scored one in the top of the first and three more in the second to lead...

First Bank Juniors Fall 21-7 To St. Paul At Ollie Bjorklund Field

The Minden Post #94 First Bank Juniors hosted the St. Paul Juniors on June 15 in their second meeting of the season at Ollie Bjorklund Memorial Field. St. Paul defeated First Bank by a score of 21-7 in...

Post #94 Juniors Defeat Alma 8-2

The Minden Post #94 First Bank Junior Legion baseball team won its sixth game of the season on June 20 when they hosted the Alma Juniors at Ollie Bjorklund Field in Minden. Post #94 earned the win behind...

St. Paul Outslugs First Bank Seniors 20-16 on June 15

A slugfest (and walkfest) led to a lot of runs in the Post 94 First Bank Seniors’ game against St. Paul at Minden’s Bjorklund Field on June 15 which St. Paul won 20-16. First Bank dropped to 2-4. ...

McDowell’s Grand Slam Powers Post #94

Minden Post 94 First Bank Seniors picked up a 13-5 win at Overton on June 14, upping the season record to 2-3. Although outhit 11-10, First Bank was gifted 11 walks while yielding no walks to Overton....

Minden Post #94 Defeats Overton

First Bank Seniors Fall To Kearney Jerseys

First Bank Juniors Top Kearney Five Points, 11-10

First Bank Juniors Get Two Wins Over Bermis

First Bank Juniors Get First Win

First Bank Seniors Get First Win, Downing Holdrege

Seniors Fall To Aurora

First Bank Juniors Play In Kearney Tourney

First Bank Seniors Drop 6-4 Decision

First Bank Juniors Fall In Opener, 15-4