By Jan Rahn
Time spent waiting for a life flight helicopter when a critical patient needs transportation will diminish, thanks to a new air ambulance going into service June 15.
Midwest Medical Transportation Company’s new air amb...
Take to any bank in the county or to the Barber Pole in Grant.
The annual Fourth of July fireworks show will be the finalé to a full day of activities on July 4.
Each week, the Tribune will list donors and the various shell sizes their contribution w...
Former Tribune-Sentinel employee Colleen Benge, 57, passed away Saturday, June 12, after battling cancer for nearly 10 months.
She began employment at the Tribune in January 2001.
Her duties included retrieving internet correspondence, web site o...
Young Eagles flights start the day. Concessions, program, free concert.
By Jan Rahn
A full day of activity on Sunday, June 27 will target each age group, providing an opportunity to celebrate the American spirit with song, memories a...
By Ashleigh Noyes
Hello Spring! After a beautiful day outdoors planting flowers, painting and going to the park, no one wants to go into a stuffy house and cook for an hour over a hot stove. In spring and summer I will do almost anything ...
By Vernon Whetstone
Okay fellow stargazers, here is the good news I have been waiting to tell you. The extension campus of Mid-Plains Community College in Imperial has asked me to conduct a basic observational astronomy course.
By Doug Anderson
You know, the first of June has certainly felt an awful lot like summer–you know the sticky hot sensation. It just goes to show you how we have to adapt to a very different weather pattern than they have on the ...
Another page turned on the calendar means another show at Meadowlark Gallery in Grant, this time an open exhibit from a variety of artists, local and out of town, entering a variety of art media.
The public is invited to enjoy art entries from Max Jo...
“The Lighter Side of the Oregon Trail” celebrating the pioneering spirit is this year’s theme for the Ash Hollow historical pageant to be held June 18-19 at Ash Hollow State Historical Park near Lewellen.
This is the 18th pageant that Volunteer...
By Shari Friedel
According to the free online encyclopedia, “Wikipedia,” Grant, Nebraska has quite a colorful history.
The popular website details facts about the town, including the population, location, time zone, coordinates an...
NFPA urges public awareness of electrical safety.
Electrical fires continue to be a leading cause of home fires, according to a new report from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA).
Released during National Electrical Safety Month (M...
In some parts of the country, people say there are really only two seasons: winter and construction.
Add a third–“fracture season,” say experts in children’s health at American Family Children’s Hospital in Madison, Wis.
Warm spring tempe...
What's the biggest landscape challenge on your property? For many homeowners, it’s a curbside strip of soil surrounded by hardscape or buildings–difficult to mow, almost impossible to water without runoff, possibly shaded for part of the day and expo...
LINCOLN (AP) — More than a dozen deaths and 536 illnesses in Nebraska during the 2009 flu season were attributed to swine flu, according to a state report released late May.
Swine flu, also know as H1N1, raised fears of a global pandemic when it emer...
Orders involve alleged violations of rules/regs
By Russ Pankonin
The Imperial Republican
At least three landowners in the Upper Republican Natural Resources District will receive official cease and desist orders this week for alleged violations of di...
Quality beef is #1 priority for graduates.
Cattle production is big busi ness in Nebraska. Pride in quality beef ownership is the number one priority for Cow/Calf College program graduates, who know one in five pieces of beef eaten is from the great s...
Come enjoy a fun, educational day filled with 4-H projects and activities! Contact the Extension Office for more details/cost of registration. Sign up today!
Bring a friend!
Non-4-H members welcome.
• Keith County Fun Day: Jun...
By Katie Rowley
In early May the Perkins County FFA Chapter held a Bingo night for the residents at Westview.
The night started out with a potluck for the residents with food brought in by members of the FFA. Games of bingo were ...
University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension has created a new monthly web-based program to help acreage owners manage their rural living environment. The website, at http://acreage.unl.edu, offers new content each month.
The site also will include a mon...
Several people from the region joined approximately 58,000 participants in the 32nd annual BolderBoulder, a 10k road race held on Memorial Day in Boulder, Colo.
Area participants and their times follow:
Grant: Patrick McGreer, (53:06.02), Chelsea McG...