Archive - March 2019

George Blocher

George Orville Blocher, 95, of Lincoln, formerly of Kearney, died Saturday, March 16, 2019 at The Windcrest Assisted Living Home. Surviving him are his wife...

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Speech members qualify for state

St. Edward Public Schools speech team was the District D-2 champion at the district meet held on Wednesday, March 13. The team competed in 16 events and placed...

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WWII veterans honored

A record standing-room only crowd was on hand at the Petersburg Legion Fish Fry last Friday evening. Over 300 meals were served. Veterans Don Pelster (lower...

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Boone County has floods

The Beaver River/Creek was out of its banks close to Petersburg. (above) Rae Creek flooded west of town. Highway 32, east of Petersburg, was closed due to...

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Newman Grove hit by flood

Newman Grove is working to recover after last week’s flooding that affected the community. The flood began Wednesday after the ice along the Shell Creek began...

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NG student in special WSC program

Wayne State College Life Sciences and Sociology double-major and Environmental Studies minor Guadalupe (Lupe) Estrada of Newman Grove has been selected for The...

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