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1260An Italian Thanksgiving proves to be more than a slight challenge
618Teen Voice: Say yes to branching out
189Arts Scene: Theatre West’s Les Miserables not to be missed: Anniversary production proves to be a memorable winner
818Teen Voice: Let us be beautiful
787Thinking about Health: Getting insurance under the Affordable Care Act
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14147Across The Fence: Portugee Phillips and a horse named Dandy
1222Miss Movies: Miss Movies recommends her top 10 films of 2013
1142Dear Fellow Nebraskans: Governor’s Ag Conference overview
1119Building Bridges: Save the world, educate through agriculture
1103Totally Random: Hemp: considering the real benefits of the miracle plant
1097No-Till Notes: Plan to attend 2014 No-Till Conference
792At the Library: Words of Radiance by Brandon Sanderson
787Thinking about Health: Getting insurance under the Affordable Care Act
539Building Bridges: Tend to 2014 and be Happy, Happy, Happy
529Book Review: I Forgot to Remember By Su Meck
526Dear Fellow Nebraskans: We Are Proud of the Nebraska National Guard
500Building Bridges: Love your enemies
477Updates from NRD: NRD promotes conservation
468Teen Voice: Footprints
468Dear Nebraskans: Massachusetts should not determine Nebraska’s Presidential vote
457Building Bridges: Serve on the school board—or say no more
456Building Bridges: Building us up to be what others see
442Across The Fence: A Fourth of July Montage
425Capitol View: Delay tactics a gamble as session draws to a close
421Across the Fence: The Blizzard of ‘49
414Building Bridges: Asking officials to speak and work as a body
408Building Bridges: Pause a moment...save a child’s life
406Welcome to the ‘New’ in Gering
391Why you should visit the zoo in February
388The Good Life: What a wild ride it’s been
384Across the Fence; Massacre on the Marias River
384Teen Voice: Cyber War
381Building Bridges: Objectivity and fairness make a winning plan
376At the Library: March into a good book
371Across The Fence: Mustangs on Pumpkin Creek
368Jane’s Secret, XLI Black widow spider
365Across the Fence: New eyes on the Panhandle
364SBNM View: Do you want to be a VIP?
359Teen Voice: Hope for a New Year
359Across The Fence: Crazy Horse’s Last Battle
357Updates from NRD: Happy New Year
347Teen Voice: My School, Their Rules
346No-Till Notes: Looking Back
340Teen Voice: To the future
338Teen Voice: Family for all intents and purposes
338Teen Voice: Writing love on our hearts
336Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret, XLIII: Jail house rock
335What’s really going on with our water?
334Across the Fence: Remembering English Joe
331Teen Voice: Where is the love?
330Capitol View: Yes, Virginia, the Legislature has done something, so far
325Across the Fence: Prelude to Battle
323Capitol View: Considering additional education choices
323Across the Fence: John Colter, the first mountain man
323Lyman Review: Branding Time
319Totally Random: Trusting the fates
317Across the Fence: The Colorado Coalfield War
313Letter to Editor clarifies drug testing policy
313Nature Notes: Love is in the air
311Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret, XLII: Sunflowers
311View from Capitol Hill: Solutions for our economy and the budget
309Mayor’s Monthly: Moving on Gering’s momentum
303Totally Random: Where does it go?
301Building Bridges: Be a Destination Ambassador
299Coach Schadwinkel promoted strong sense of tradition
298In the Hills: Arbor Day in Nebraska
297Building Bridges: Be American - help your candidate
297Across the Fence: Roy Bean; scoundrel with a law book
296Teen Voice: Trouble Maker or Hard Worker?
296Their View: Goal post move unfair
295Lyman Review: Taste of boot?
295Dear Nebraskans: Nebraska is the place for business
292At the Monument: Junior Rangers
292In the Hills: Nebraska Bighorn Sheep
290Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret XLIV: Jail break
288Building Bridges: Awards are only part of our success
285Lyman Review: Nudge to the Butt
280Notes from NRD: Thanks agricultural producers
277Across the Fence: David F. Cook and ‘Indian Joe’
276Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret XLV: Gun smoke
276Capitol View: There was more to the session than just the big ticket items
274For the love of the game – best courses in the valley
272Across the Fence: Missing; Nelson Buck survey party
270Religious freedom must be protected
270Building Bridges: Five years old IS a milestone
267Our View: Confidentiality agreement disrespectful
267Capitol View: Legislature overrides gubernatorial vetoes
266Across the Fence: The Cholera Corridor
259In the Hills: Explore the state parks
258At the Monument: That old (historic) building
258Capitol View: The 103rd Legislature is history … finally
258In the Hills: Pollinators – the buzz
257Linked Lives
255Capitol View: Redistricting needs new procedure
254At the Library: “I Shall Be Near to You” By Erin Lindsay McCabe
248Support emergency services personnel
247Across the Fence: On the Old Chisholm Trail
244Capitol View: It sounded like a good idea at first
243Lyman Review: Dog fun
242Across the Fence: Amanda
241Update from the NRD: March updates from the NRD
238At the Zoo: Spring in to the zoo
238Capitol View: The Legislature did provide tax relief
238College Thoughts: Rotten for the minds? Think again
237Capitol View: Clock keeps tickin,’ many issues remain unresolved
235From the Capitol: The conduct we choose reflects our character
235Across the Fence: Who was Martha Jane Canary?
234Capital View: Can prison reform survive property tax relief?
231Teen Voice: Inspire me
231Across the Fence: Charles Badger Clark
228Capitol View: Legislature to tackle meatier issues
228Across the Fence: Investigation at Spring Creek
227Greetings from the State Capitol
226At the Monument: Where are the animals?
225Building Bridges: Don’t wait to develop
224Teen Voice: Home is where the heart is
223No-till Notes: Moving forward
223Website Resources
220Across the Fence: Old barns and memories
211New at the Zoo: Volunteer at the Zoo
211Building Bridges: When ‘FAMILY’ and fellow Nebraskans are all you’ve got
211History Revisited:A Stray Moment: Life (and death) on the Oregon Trail
210No-Till Notes: Cheat grass
210Gering ninth graders answer the questions of life
207No-Till Notes: Back in the field
207Washington Report: Honoring America’s heroes
207Final Point: Citizen receives first honor for ‘Final Point’
201Across the Fence: The Spring Creek Raid
201Across The Fence: Justice in the Big Horn Basin
200View of the Zoo: VIPs at RCD
196Dear Nebraskans: Technology helps serve Nebraskans
195Jane’s Secret XLVI: Sour grapes
195Building Bridges: Dive into summer—dive into living
195Anno Domini: The Textbook of Freedom
193No-Till Notes: “Fish and Mud”
192At the Monument: Art in National Parks
191Teen Voice: The clock is ticking
189Arts Scene: Theatre West’s Les Miserables not to be missed: Anniversary production proves to be a memorable winner
186At the Library: “My Name is Resolute” By Nancy E. Turner
185No-Till Notes: Annual PNTP Tour
183No-til Notes: Changing plans
177Capitol View: State aid proposal just might make some sense
166Across the Fence: Battle of Summit Springs, Part I: Tall Bull Killed
160Fellow Nebraskans: Congratulations on graduation day
159Across the Fence: Six went to the gallows
154Jane’s Secret XLVII: A stormy afternoon
150Building Bridges: Oregon Trail Days—making our present a celebrated past
143Lyman Review: Sheep Royalty
136Be kind through communications
134Across The Fence: Hinhan Kaga Paha
133Synchronicity:What brings me back
128No-Till Notes:Enjoyable meeting
108Jane’s Secret XLVIII: Jane’s agenda
102Letters to the Editor
95Letter to the editor
81Building Bridges: Turning a space into a sense of place
66Fourth of July meetings
59Battle of Summit Springs, part II: Warpath to White Bear Creek
53In the Hills: Awesome Amphibians and Rough Reptiles
49Across the Fence: Aftermath: Part III, The Battle of Summit Springs
46Jane’s Secret XLIX: Phillip’s agenda
33Across The Fence: Scalped at Plum Creek
30A Stray Moment: Goodbye old house – sorting their things
18Building Bridges: Fair time—learn, respect, appreciate, enjoy!
Most Read News Stories of 2013
2749Jane’s Secret, XXXX: A tale of mayhem
2168The Good Life: Today we celebrate Global Oneness Day
2030Completely Different: The Disney princess debate: an exercise in the ridiculous
1735Totally Random: Astrology: It’s all in the stars…
1628From the Pastor's Pen: Unbelievable breaking news
1589Completely Different: The good, the bad, and the remedy
1552Teen Voice: What diabetes taught me
1498From the Superintendent’s Desk - Parent Teacher Conferences
1476Across the Fence: Bose Ikard; Texas Cowboy
1430Jane’s Secret, XXX: A new wrinkle
1397Totally Random: December 6, the day I lived
1344Across the Fence - Catherine’s boys
1307Our View: Come home to Nebraska, but not just anywhere
1283Teen Voice: Don’t be fooled by fads
1212Totally Random: The Golden Rule
1207Barr’s Bacon Wrapped Fantasy Picks: A rookie's guide to drafting your dream team
1190Jane’s Secret, XXIV: The last drive
1182The Good Life: Extending grace, the lost art
1145Across The Fence: Union Pacific robbery at Big Springs
1133Observations Only: A soul’s journey
1108Across the Fence: Dull Knife’s Quest, part 1
1099Across the Fence: Burnett’s Mound and the Topeka tornado
1080Jane’s Secret, XXIII: Molly’s plan
1070From the Superintendent’s Desk - Option Enrollment
1070The Good Life: Through my father’s eyes
1061Jane’s Secret, XXV: Mysteries
1061Across the Fence: Class of ’67, last remnants of home
1045Across the Fence: Dull Knife’s Quest: Part 2 of 2
1044Across The Fence: Crow Dog, Spotted Tail’s assassin
1038A Stray Moment : Carry the weight
1034From the Superintendent’s Desk: Early Childhood Education
1031Completely Different: New Year’s Resolutions
1030Jane’s Secret, XXXIII: Night walk
1017Completely Different: The game is afoot, a look at Sherlock Holmes
1014Across the Fence: Judge Roy Bean : Texas prizefight promoter
996Jane’s Secret, part XX: Change of plans
995Across the Fence: Discovering Ed Stemler
978A Stray Moment: All's well that ends well, usually
965From the Superintendent’s Desk: Thanks for the memories
962From the Superintendent’s Desk - Haig and Aurora Buildings
955A Small World: Savoring county fair days
952A Stray Moment: Earth Day, am I doing my part?
936Thinking About Health: The challenge of signing up for Obamacare
925Life in the Rearview Mirror: I hate coffee
920Across The Fence: Billy Dixon; Plainsman, Hunter, Indian fighter and Scout
916Jane’s Secret, Part XVIV: Crystal Waters
915Across the Fence: Black Hills Gold and the Thoen Stone
914Completely Different: That’s so Pinteresting
911Across The Fence: The Hat Creek Outpost
901Teen Voice: New Year’s goals
899Across The Fence: Celebrating the 120th anniversary of the Chadron to Chicago Cowboy Race, part I
895Jane’s Secret, XXVIII: Lame Johnny
892Jane’s Secret, part XXII: While the cat’s away
888Our View: County Manager option leads to Good Old Boys' Club
879Teen Voice: What senior year taught me
879A Small World: Chokecherry season evokes memories of yesterday
877From the Superintendent’s Desk: Summer School – 2013
873Across The Fence: A day For thanks
872From the Superintendent’s Desk - District purchase of building
871From the Pastor's Pen: Lord, teach us to pray
867Miss Movies: Ten movies for romance
867Teen Voice: Learning calculus more than numbers
848Across the Fence - Boston: April 18, 1775
848 Across the Fence: ‘Aunt Sally’ and Dakota Gold
847Teen Voice: Fifty reasons to smile
847Completely Different: What’s speech got to do with it?
845Across the Fence: Fort Mitchell on the Great Platte River Road
844From the Superintendent’s Desk : Draft Calendar 2013-14
841Completely Different: The Marilyn Monroe conundrum
824Jane’s Secret, part XXI: Gertrude’s Agenda
822A Stray Moment: Star Trek: Infinite diversity in infinite combinations
817Jane’s Secret, XXVII: Town Meeting
816Across the Fence: Bloody Pocket, the final battle
810Totally Random: I’m a backwards reader
809The Good Life: It’s hard to believe, the Citizen is four years old
806Observations Only: Sisters lost, part IV
803Teen Voice: Catfished
803From the Superintendent’s Desk - Financial Outlook for Gering Public Schools
801The Good Life: The best Christmas gift
795Anno Domini: Independence, an ideal worth celebrating
793Completely Different: The mystery of Vivian Maier
791Across the Fence: Cynthia Ann Parker, Comanche captive
788A Stray Moment: Now is the winter of our disconnect
786A Stray Moment: God Knows
784Observations Only: Sisters lost, part III
779Life in the Rearview Mirror: Greensburg strong
775Observations Only: Curious things
774Across the Fence: A Cheyenne weekend
773Across the Fence: Rural free delivery
773Across the Fence: Fact, fiction or fragmented dreams?
771A Stray Moment: I love Sookie Stackhouse
770A Stray Moment: Without a net
764A Stray Moment: Tacos! Our embarrassment of riches
764Jane’s Secret, XXIX: Fred’s debacle
763The Good Life: Mom, my partner in life
763Across the Fence: Celebrating the 120th anniversary of the Chadron to Chicago Cowboy Race, part II
757Across the Fence: The hand dug well
753Political Cartoon by Doug Hoevet
749Political Cartoon by Doug Hoevet
748A Stray Moment: World War Two is not forgotten
743Across the Fence: Standing on the wagon
742Teen Voice: What’s so great about pizza?
742Teen Voice: Congratulations, you’re awful
731Observations Only: Going home
731Life in the Rearview Mirror: The Moments we live for
726The Good Life: A farm girl in my heart
726Across the Fence: When Fiddler quit running
722Teen Voice: Gleek tragedy
720Observations Only: Uneventful flight
718Across the Fence: When Lady Luck sleeps
718The Good Life: Christina Baker’s mom: Thank you
716A Stray Moment: A voice from the past, haunting myself
713Capitol View: Lincoln Highway captures spotlight
712Rural America and immigration reform
710Teen Voice: Body image
709A Stray Moment: - The case for Hagel
708Our View: County has some ‘splainin’ to do
707Jane’s Secret, XXXII Jane’s Bad Day
707A ‘city’ kid goes to the fair
705Teen Voice: Living within our means
704Life in the Rearview Mirror: Personal control of an individual response
704Observations Only: A soul's journey, part III
703Our View: Pipeline not a solution to oil problems
701Across the Fence: Cheyenne County, Nebraska: cattle country
700Observations Only: A gift of serenity
697Observations Only: The awful truth
696Teen Voice: Twitter as sleep criminal
696The Good Life: The two different types of business people
695Observations Only: Critical thinking
695Observations Only: Journey's end
694The Good Life: We are the Valley’s emissaries
692Completely Different: The bucket list phenomenon
690From the Superintendent's Desk: School Safety and Security
690Teen Voice: Shadow art
689Teen: Voice : Drinking enough water
689Teen Voice: The benefits of online learning
687Teen Voice: Serendipity
685Guest Voice: If I could do it over again
683A Stray Moment: For the love of theatre
676Capitol View: Wild life proposal costly but worthwhile
672Observations Only: Curious things, part II
672A Stray Moment - A night owl born to an 8 to 5 world
667Completely Different: Perfect memories made in imperfect moments
666Completely Different: Hey there, four eyes!
666A Stray Moment: Having a blast on the Fourth of July
666Across The Fence: Jules, Jack and lawless justice
664Life in the Rearview Mirror: The world is a stage
663Completely Different: Do you know John Green?
662Across the Fence: Wasicu Wakan
662Guest Voices…
660Observations Only: Sister lost
660Teeing Off: Lessons learned from golf
658Totally Random: My journey, life after living
650I'm falling for Tumblr?
649Anno Domini: The memorial nobody wants
643Observations Only: Expect the best, part II
643Teen Voice: Go ahead, make my day
643Across The Fence: The hanging of Cornelius Donahue a.k.a. John A. Hurley
643Building Bridges: Cleaning up for company--or not--reveals a lot
638The Good Life: The lasting effects of bullying
636Teen Voice: Dealing with stress
636Completely Different: I go to seek a Great Perhaps
635Jane’s secret, XXVI: The suitcase
634Observations Only: Sisters lost, part two
633Teen Voice: Being a girl
624Five Good Reasons to Create an Investment Strategy
623Teen Voice: Pinning your interest
623Jane’s Secret XXXV: Bugs and things
622The Good Life: A time to be proud of our ancestors
622Across The Fence: The Heartland plague of 1874-75
622A real leaning tree Christmas
621Teen Voice: Indulge In moderation
620Our View: The elephant in the room
620Across The Fence: The Spanish Flu
620The Good Life: A holiday recipe for peace
618Teen Voice: Say yes to branching out
617Building Bridges: Chautauqua will bring out the best in everyone
616Teen Voice: Until we say goodbye
613Observations Only: A soul's journey, part two
612Jane's Secret, XXXI: Sixes and sevens
610Teen Voice: Go ahead, make my day
608A Small World: Special guest
606Observations Only : White water
606Across The Fence: Freedom Triumphant Over War and Peace
602Across the Fence: Pawnee legends in the Nebraska Panhandle
601The Lyman Review: I love baby ducks
599Teen Voice: Saying Goodbye
599Across The Fence: Billy Dixon at Adobe Walls, June 1874
599Building Bridges: Planning now for tourism season 2014
598Life in the Rearview Mirror: Work is more than a four-letter word
598The Good Life: Cooler breezes bring anticipation of fall
597The Good Life: Innovation and young energy enriches us all
596Observations Only: Expect the best
596Observations Only: Good and evil
593The Good Life: People of the Valley, we have a choice
592Teen Voice: By my side until the newness wears off
592Observations Only: A fine line
591A Small World: Legends week promises fun for everyone
590Teeing Off: Around the Green
583Observations Only: The shadow of error
581Across The Fence: By the dawn’s early light
579Observations Only: Beginnings
579The Good Life - The worst day on record at the Citizen
575Teen Voice: The daily struggle to a lifelong battle
574Observations Only: A matter of matter
574Teen Voice - On the outside looking In
567Observations Only: Indifferent love
566Teen Voice: I’ll be healthy – tomorrow
566Jane's Secret XXXIV: Gin Rummy
564Teen Voice: Equality
563Across the Fence: The Overland Camel Company
561Observations Only: A matter of paradox
557Observations Only: Divine spirit
555Observations Only: Choices
554Completely Different - The magic of spring
554A Stray Moment: Learning how to walk
553Anno Domini: We gather together
552Across The Fence: The Pawnee on Pumpkin Creek
551Building Bridges: Being grateful for the hardships in life
549Observations Only: Divine prompts
549Teen Voice: Silence
542Life in the Rearview Mirror: Experiencing life passion
542Teen Voice:  Body bashing and self-image
540Teen Voice: Previously unwritten cell phone rules
540Totally Random: Life’s ripples
539Life in the Rearview Mirror: Adapt and adjust
539Teen Voice: Sticks and stones
533A Stray Moment: In praise of encouragement
532Observations Only: Temptation
531Observations Only: Off to the races
530Observations Only: The vision
530Across the Fence; Prelude to the Red River War of 1874
528Teen Voice: The need to get away
525Observations Only: Willfulness
523Observations Only: A sad week
520Teen Voice: Thanksgiving
516Teen Voice: Do It Anyway
516Totally Random: October, the pink month
514Observations Only: The need to understand
514Lyman Review: Devil calf
511A Halloween Story: The scary dream
509Life in the Rearview Mirror: Life enhancing memories
509Observations Only: Fuzzy angel
506Building Bridges: Celebrating the Bulldog homecoming
498Across The Fence: First train from Saply Grove
496Anno Domini: Ask the digital dust
495Teeing Off: Mind Gym
493Observations Only: A good daughter
493Teen Voice: Stress test
492Teeing Off: Persistence
492Guest Editorial: The future of health care at Regional West
492Across The Fence: Amos Bad Heart Bull
489Across the Fence: The Pony Express
486Welcome to Gering and the 92nd Oregon Trail Days Celebration.
485Observations Only: Afraid of the dark
476Observations Only: The unvarnished truth
476Teen Voice: The rivalry
471Across the Fence: A Cowboy kind of Christmas
467Lyman Review: The elusive farm cat
466Teeing Off: The thing about state
465Observations Only: Waiting time
462Observations Only: Saint Marge
458Teen Voice: Remember what you have
458Building Bridges: Observing bullies, abuse and pastors
457Teen Voice: Is respect dead?
453Teen Voice: The Other Side
451Building Bridges: “New” will become a buzzword in the Valley
449Up The Creek Without A Paddle: The NRD wants to do what with your money?
446Lyman Review: The love goat
443Observations Only: Reality check
443Our View: Why rush the interlocal agreement?
439Teen Voice: What is love?
438Building Bridges: Following the spirit of Gering
435Dear Fellow Nebraskans: Collegebound Nebraska
435Anno Domini: On this remembering day
431Jane’s Secret XXXVII: A starry night
429Totally Random: Happy Halloween
429Final Point: Golf, cross country feats headline fall season successes
425Teen Voice: Nobody else can lower you
425Update From the NRD: Winter has arrived
424Lyman Review: Now that's a set of handlebars!
423Across The Fence; ‘Johnny Appleseed’ of the Oregon Trail
419Observations Only: Gone away
413Across The Fence: The Three Guardsmen
409Lyman Review: Something wicked this way comes
409No-Till Notes: Water Funding Task Force
408Observations Only: Hog wash
408Teen Voice: My rebellion
407Teen Voice: Self-expression
405Jane’s Secret XXXVI:  The dream
404Teen Voice: Shopping days or holidays?
401Lyman Review: One mean chicken
397 Across the Fence: Remembering Armistice Day
394Jane’s Secret, XXXVIII: Bad girls
386Observations Only: The visit
383From the Hill: More Work Ahead
380
375Observations Only: A day in August
373Across The Fence: Moc-chi, A Southern Cheyenne warrior
354Observations Only: The last goodbye
350Our View: Childcare not school district’s role
347Observations Only: Final moment
343Observations Only: One more time
343No-Till Notes: Joe Franks Memorial
342Teen Voice: The gift of caring
338Lyman Review: Goat-chasing cardio
329Across The Fence: Last Christmas
325Observations Only: The last toothpick
323Our View: Community responsible for kids
305Christmas stories from Freshman Academy students
301Observations Only: The vigil
268Lyman Review: Winter's dog
256Teen Voice: Holiday horrors
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