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620Completely Different: I go to seek a Great Perhaps
478Observations Only: A good daughter
704The Good Life: Christina Baker’s mom: Thank you
1729Our View: Mayor should insist on civility
749A Small World: Scotts Bluff Valley Fiber Arts Fair classes offer great variety
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12417Across The Fence: Portugee Phillips and a horse named Dandy
1218Miss Movies: Miss Movies recommends her top 10 films of 2013
1134Dear Fellow Nebraskans: Governor’s Ag Conference overview
1090Building Bridges: Save the world, educate through agriculture
1084No-Till Notes: Plan to attend 2014 No-Till Conference
1079Totally Random: Hemp: considering the real benefits of the miracle plant
787At the Library: Words of Radiance by Brandon Sanderson
777Thinking about Health: Getting insurance under the Affordable Care Act
532Building Bridges: Tend to 2014 and be Happy, Happy, Happy
516Dear Fellow Nebraskans: We Are Proud of the Nebraska National Guard
512Book Review: I Forgot to Remember By Su Meck
489Building Bridges: Love your enemies
469Updates from NRD: NRD promotes conservation
458Dear Nebraskans: Massachusetts should not determine Nebraska’s Presidential vote
452Building Bridges: Building us up to be what others see
450Building Bridges: Serve on the school board—or say no more
444Teen Voice: Footprints
422Capitol View: Delay tactics a gamble as session draws to a close
410Across the Fence: The Blizzard of ‘49
409Across The Fence: A Fourth of July Montage
403Welcome to the ‘New’ in Gering
400Building Bridges: Pause a moment...save a child’s life
398Building Bridges: Asking officials to speak and work as a body
386Why you should visit the zoo in February
382Teen Voice: Cyber War
376Across the Fence; Massacre on the Marias River
375Building Bridges: Objectivity and fairness make a winning plan
369Across The Fence: Mustangs on Pumpkin Creek
363Across the Fence: New eyes on the Panhandle
362Jane’s Secret, XLI Black widow spider
360SBNM View: Do you want to be a VIP?
358Teen Voice: Hope for a New Year
356At the Library: March into a good book
355Across The Fence: Crazy Horse’s Last Battle
354Updates from NRD: Happy New Year
351The Good Life: What a wild ride it’s been
345No-Till Notes: Looking Back
344Teen Voice: My School, Their Rules
337Teen Voice: To the future
336Teen Voice: Family for all intents and purposes
335Teen Voice: Writing love on our hearts
332Across the Fence: Remembering English Joe
330What’s really going on with our water?
327Capitol View: Yes, Virginia, the Legislature has done something, so far
326Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret, XLIII: Jail house rock
322Across the Fence: John Colter, the first mountain man
320Teen Voice: Where is the love?
320Capitol View: Considering additional education choices
319Across the Fence: Prelude to Battle
317Lyman Review: Branding Time
316Totally Random: Trusting the fates
314Across the Fence: The Colorado Coalfield War
310Letter to Editor clarifies drug testing policy
310Nature Notes: Love is in the air
303Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret, XLII: Sunflowers
300Mayor’s Monthly: Moving on Gering’s momentum
297Coach Schadwinkel promoted strong sense of tradition
296Totally Random: Where does it go?
295Across the Fence: Roy Bean; scoundrel with a law book
294Teen Voice: Trouble Maker or Hard Worker?
294View from Capitol Hill: Solutions for our economy and the budget
293Dear Nebraskans: Nebraska is the place for business
292Building Bridges: Be American - help your candidate
292In the Hills: Arbor Day in Nebraska
291Building Bridges: Be a Destination Ambassador
290Lyman Review: Taste of boot?
281Lyman Review: Nudge to the Butt
281Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret XLIV: Jail break
279Building Bridges: Awards are only part of our success
279Their View: Goal post move unfair
279In the Hills: Nebraska Bighorn Sheep
276Notes from NRD: Thanks agricultural producers
269Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret XLV: Gun smoke
268Religious freedom must be protected
267Capitol View: There was more to the session than just the big ticket items
264At the Monument: Junior Rangers
263Our View: Confidentiality agreement disrespectful
262Capitol View: Legislature overrides gubernatorial vetoes
257Across the Fence: The Cholera Corridor
257Across the Fence: Missing; Nelson Buck survey party
257Across the Fence: David F. Cook and ‘Indian Joe’
256Building Bridges: Five years old IS a milestone
255In the Hills: Explore the state parks
252Capitol View: Redistricting needs new procedure
252Linked Lives
250At the Monument: That old (historic) building
249In the Hills: Pollinators – the buzz
245Across the Fence: On the Old Chisholm Trail
241Capitol View: The 103rd Legislature is history … finally
240Lyman Review: Dog fun
240Across the Fence: Amanda
239Capitol View: It sounded like a good idea at first
239For the love of the game – best courses in the valley
238Support emergency services personnel
237Update from the NRD: March updates from the NRD
234At the Zoo: Spring in to the zoo
234At the Library: “I Shall Be Near to You” By Erin Lindsay McCabe
233Capitol View: The Legislature did provide tax relief
232Capitol View: Clock keeps tickin,’ many issues remain unresolved
231College Thoughts: Rotten for the minds? Think again
230Capital View: Can prison reform survive property tax relief?
229Across the Fence: Who was Martha Jane Canary?
226Teen Voice: Inspire me
223Greetings from the State Capitol
223Across the Fence: Charles Badger Clark
222Across the Fence: Investigation at Spring Creek
221At the Monument: Where are the animals?
219From the Capitol: The conduct we choose reflects our character
218Building Bridges: Don’t wait to develop
218No-till Notes: Moving forward
217Website Resources
215Across the Fence: Old barns and memories
208Capitol View: Legislature to tackle meatier issues
206No-Till Notes: Back in the field
204New at the Zoo: Volunteer at the Zoo
200Gering ninth graders answer the questions of life
199Teen Voice: Home is where the heart is
198View of the Zoo: VIPs at RCD
198Across the Fence: The Spring Creek Raid
198No-Till Notes: Cheat grass
196Final Point: Citizen receives first honor for ‘Final Point’
195Across The Fence: Justice in the Big Horn Basin
193Dear Nebraskans: Technology helps serve Nebraskans
190No-Till Notes: “Fish and Mud”
189Jane’s Secret XLVI: Sour grapes
188At the Monument: Art in National Parks
184Washington Report: Honoring America’s heroes
182Building Bridges: When ‘FAMILY’ and fellow Nebraskans are all you’ve got
177No-til Notes: Changing plans
173Anno Domini: The Textbook of Freedom
170Capitol View: State aid proposal just might make some sense
170Building Bridges: Dive into summer—dive into living
161Teen Voice: The clock is ticking
161At the Library: “My Name is Resolute” By Nancy E. Turner
158Fellow Nebraskans: Congratulations on graduation day
156History Revisited:A Stray Moment: Life (and death) on the Oregon Trail
149Across the Fence: Six went to the gallows
148Across the Fence: Battle of Summit Springs, Part I: Tall Bull Killed
146Jane’s Secret XLVII: A stormy afternoon
139Lyman Review: Sheep Royalty
136No-Till Notes: Annual PNTP Tour
128Across The Fence: Hinhan Kaga Paha
118Synchronicity:What brings me back
117No-Till Notes:Enjoyable meeting
98Be kind through communications
93Jane’s Secret XLVIII: Jane’s agenda
71Building Bridges: Oregon Trail Days—making our present a celebrated past
70Letters to the Editor
58Letter to the editor
47Fourth of July meetings
34Battle of Summit Springs, part II: Warpath to White Bear Creek
2Building Bridges: Turning a space into a sense of place
Most Read News Stories of 2013
2742Jane’s Secret, XXXX: A tale of mayhem
2157The Good Life: Today we celebrate Global Oneness Day
2019Completely Different: The Disney princess debate: an exercise in the ridiculous
1720Totally Random: Astrology: It’s all in the stars…
1610From the Pastor's Pen: Unbelievable breaking news
1582Completely Different: The good, the bad, and the remedy
1532Teen Voice: What diabetes taught me
1480From the Superintendent’s Desk - Parent Teacher Conferences
1442Across the Fence: Bose Ikard; Texas Cowboy
1395Jane’s Secret, XXX: A new wrinkle
1381Totally Random: December 6, the day I lived
1330Across the Fence - Catherine’s boys
1304Our View: Come home to Nebraska, but not just anywhere
1255Teen Voice: Don’t be fooled by fads
1201Totally Random: The Golden Rule
1178Barr’s Bacon Wrapped Fantasy Picks: A rookie's guide to drafting your dream team
1175Jane’s Secret, XXIV: The last drive
1158The Good Life: Extending grace, the lost art
1119Observations Only: A soul’s journey
1111Across The Fence: Union Pacific robbery at Big Springs
1097Across the Fence: Dull Knife’s Quest, part 1
1081Across the Fence: Burnett’s Mound and the Topeka tornado
1070Jane’s Secret, XXIII: Molly’s plan
1064The Good Life: Through my father’s eyes
1055From the Superintendent’s Desk - Option Enrollment
1053Across the Fence: Class of ’67, last remnants of home
1050Jane’s Secret, XXV: Mysteries
1035Across the Fence: Dull Knife’s Quest: Part 2 of 2
1031A Stray Moment : Carry the weight
1026From the Superintendent’s Desk: Early Childhood Education
1015Across The Fence: Crow Dog, Spotted Tail’s assassin
1014Completely Different: New Year’s Resolutions
1009Jane’s Secret, XXXIII: Night walk
1006Completely Different: The game is afoot, a look at Sherlock Holmes
1003Across the Fence: Judge Roy Bean : Texas prizefight promoter
986Jane’s Secret, part XX: Change of plans
980Across the Fence: Discovering Ed Stemler
966A Stray Moment: All's well that ends well, usually
950A Stray Moment: Earth Day, am I doing my part?
949From the Superintendent’s Desk: Thanks for the memories
943From the Superintendent’s Desk - Haig and Aurora Buildings
929Thinking About Health: The challenge of signing up for Obamacare
927A Small World: Savoring county fair days
915Life in the Rearview Mirror: I hate coffee
909Jane’s Secret, Part XVIV: Crystal Waters
906Completely Different: That’s so Pinteresting
903Across the Fence: Black Hills Gold and the Thoen Stone
900Across The Fence: Billy Dixon; Plainsman, Hunter, Indian fighter and Scout
893Across The Fence: Celebrating the 120th anniversary of the Chadron to Chicago Cowboy Race, part I
893Across The Fence: The Hat Creek Outpost
886Our View: County Manager option leads to Good Old Boys' Club
886Jane’s Secret, XXVIII: Lame Johnny
883Teen Voice: New Year’s goals
882Jane’s Secret, part XXII: While the cat’s away
871Teen Voice: What senior year taught me
867From the Superintendent’s Desk: Summer School – 2013
861From the Superintendent’s Desk - District purchase of building
861Miss Movies: Ten movies for romance
861From the Pastor's Pen: Lord, teach us to pray
861A Small World: Chokecherry season evokes memories of yesterday
858Teen Voice: Learning calculus more than numbers
847Across The Fence: A day For thanks
840Across the Fence - Boston: April 18, 1775
838Completely Different: What’s speech got to do with it?
835Across the Fence: Fort Mitchell on the Great Platte River Road
834From the Superintendent’s Desk : Draft Calendar 2013-14
833Completely Different: The Marilyn Monroe conundrum
832Teen Voice: Fifty reasons to smile
822 Across the Fence: ‘Aunt Sally’ and Dakota Gold
818Jane’s Secret, part XXI: Gertrude’s Agenda
807A Stray Moment: Star Trek: Infinite diversity in infinite combinations
806Jane’s Secret, XXVII: Town Meeting
802Across the Fence: Bloody Pocket, the final battle
802Observations Only: Sisters lost, part IV
801Totally Random: I’m a backwards reader
800Teen Voice: Catfished
798The Good Life: It’s hard to believe, the Citizen is four years old
792From the Superintendent’s Desk - Financial Outlook for Gering Public Schools
790The Good Life: The best Christmas gift
787A Stray Moment: Now is the winter of our disconnect
787Anno Domini: Independence, an ideal worth celebrating
784Completely Different: The mystery of Vivian Maier
782Across the Fence: Cynthia Ann Parker, Comanche captive
780A Stray Moment: God Knows
777Observations Only: Sisters lost, part III
773Life in the Rearview Mirror: Greensburg strong
770Observations Only: Curious things
767Across the Fence: Fact, fiction or fragmented dreams?
765A Stray Moment: Without a net
763Across the Fence: Rural free delivery
760A Stray Moment: Tacos! Our embarrassment of riches
760Across the Fence: A Cheyenne weekend
756The Good Life: Mom, my partner in life
754Jane’s Secret, XXIX: Fred’s debacle
753A Stray Moment: I love Sookie Stackhouse
751Across the Fence: Celebrating the 120th anniversary of the Chadron to Chicago Cowboy Race, part II
747Political Cartoon by Doug Hoevet
747Across the Fence: The hand dug well
736Teen Voice: What’s so great about pizza?
735Across the Fence: Standing on the wagon
734A Stray Moment: World War Two is not forgotten
733Political Cartoon by Doug Hoevet
725Life in the Rearview Mirror: The Moments we live for
723Observations Only: Going home
717The Good Life: A farm girl in my heart
717Across the Fence: When Fiddler quit running
714Teen Voice: Congratulations, you’re awful
710Teen Voice: Gleek tragedy
708Across the Fence: When Lady Luck sleeps
707A Stray Moment: A voice from the past, haunting myself
706Observations Only: Uneventful flight
705Teen Voice: Body image
705Capitol View: Lincoln Highway captures spotlight
704The Good Life: Christina Baker’s mom: Thank you
703A Stray Moment: - The case for Hagel
702Our View: County has some ‘splainin’ to do
702Rural America and immigration reform
697Life in the Rearview Mirror: Personal control of an individual response
697Teen Voice: Living within our means
696Our View: Pipeline not a solution to oil problems
695Across the Fence: Cheyenne County, Nebraska: cattle country
694Observations Only: A soul's journey, part III
691Observations Only: A gift of serenity
689Jane’s Secret, XXXII Jane’s Bad Day
687Teen Voice: Twitter as sleep criminal
687The Good Life: The two different types of business people
687A ‘city’ kid goes to the fair
685Completely Different: The bucket list phenomenon
684Observations Only: The awful truth
683Observations Only: Journey's end
682Teen Voice: Shadow art
680Teen: Voice : Drinking enough water
680Teen Voice: Serendipity
679From the Superintendent's Desk: School Safety and Security
679Teen Voice: The benefits of online learning
678The Good Life: We are the Valley’s emissaries
677Observations Only: Critical thinking
674A Stray Moment: For the love of theatre
669Capitol View: Wild life proposal costly but worthwhile
669Guest Voice: If I could do it over again
667A Stray Moment - A night owl born to an 8 to 5 world
663Observations Only: Curious things, part II
662Completely Different: Hey there, four eyes!
662Completely Different: Perfect memories made in imperfect moments
659A Stray Moment: Having a blast on the Fourth of July
659Across The Fence: Jules, Jack and lawless justice
658Guest Voices…
657Teeing Off: Lessons learned from golf
652Across the Fence: Wasicu Wakan
652Totally Random: My journey, life after living
651Observations Only: Sister lost
650Life in the Rearview Mirror: The world is a stage
648Completely Different: Do you know John Green?
644I'm falling for Tumblr?
635Building Bridges: Cleaning up for company--or not--reveals a lot
634Teen Voice: Go ahead, make my day
631Anno Domini: The memorial nobody wants
629Observations Only: Expect the best, part II
629Jane’s secret, XXVI: The suitcase
627Observations Only: Sisters lost, part two
627Teen Voice: Dealing with stress
627Across The Fence: The hanging of Cornelius Donahue a.k.a. John A. Hurley
626The Good Life: The lasting effects of bullying
622Five Good Reasons to Create an Investment Strategy
620Completely Different: I go to seek a Great Perhaps
617Teen Voice: Being a girl
615Our View: The elephant in the room
615Teen Voice: Pinning your interest
615The Good Life: A holiday recipe for peace
615A real leaning tree Christmas
612The Good Life: A time to be proud of our ancestors
611Jane’s Secret XXXV: Bugs and things
611Across The Fence: The Spanish Flu
609Teen Voice: Indulge In moderation
607Across The Fence: The Heartland plague of 1874-75
607Teen Voice: Until we say goodbye
606Teen Voice: Go ahead, make my day
605Jane's Secret, XXXI: Sixes and sevens
604Observations Only: A soul's journey, part two
603Building Bridges: Chautauqua will bring out the best in everyone
602Teen Voice: Say yes to branching out
601Across The Fence: Freedom Triumphant Over War and Peace
595A Small World: Special guest
593Observations Only : White water
592Life in the Rearview Mirror: Work is more than a four-letter word
590Observations Only: Expect the best
590Across the Fence: Pawnee legends in the Nebraska Panhandle
588The Good Life: Innovation and young energy enriches us all
587Observations Only: Good and evil
587The Good Life: People of the Valley, we have a choice
587Building Bridges: Planning now for tourism season 2014
585Observations Only: A fine line
585The Lyman Review: I love baby ducks
585A Small World: Legends week promises fun for everyone
584Teen Voice: By my side until the newness wears off
583Across The Fence: Billy Dixon at Adobe Walls, June 1874
582The Good Life: Cooler breezes bring anticipation of fall
582Teen Voice: Saying Goodbye
576Across The Fence: By the dawn’s early light
575Observations Only: The shadow of error
575Teen Voice: The daily struggle to a lifelong battle
574The Good Life - The worst day on record at the Citizen
572Teeing Off: Around the Green
570Observations Only: A matter of matter
569Observations Only: Beginnings
559Observations Only: Indifferent love
558Teen Voice - On the outside looking In
557Across the Fence: The Overland Camel Company
556Jane's Secret XXXIV: Gin Rummy
552Teen Voice: I’ll be healthy – tomorrow
551Observations Only: Divine spirit
551Observations Only: A matter of paradox
550Observations Only: Choices
549Teen Voice: Equality
547Completely Different - The magic of spring
543Observations Only: Divine prompts
543A Stray Moment: Learning how to walk
543Anno Domini: We gather together
541Building Bridges: Being grateful for the hardships in life
539Life in the Rearview Mirror: Experiencing life passion
538Across The Fence: The Pawnee on Pumpkin Creek
536Totally Random: Life’s ripples
533Teen Voice: Sticks and stones
532Teen Voice: Previously unwritten cell phone rules
532Life in the Rearview Mirror: Adapt and adjust
532Teen Voice:  Body bashing and self-image
531Teen Voice: Silence
524A Stray Moment: In praise of encouragement
520Observations Only: Willfulness
517Observations Only: Temptation
517Observations Only: The vision
515Teen Voice: The need to get away
515Observations Only: Off to the races
515Across the Fence; Prelude to the Red River War of 1874
510Totally Random: October, the pink month
509Teen Voice: Do It Anyway
509Observations Only: A sad week
508Observations Only: The need to understand
508Teen Voice: Thanksgiving
505Life in the Rearview Mirror: Life enhancing memories
503A Halloween Story: The scary dream
501Lyman Review: Devil calf
501Observations Only: Fuzzy angel
493Building Bridges: Celebrating the Bulldog homecoming
490Anno Domini: Ask the digital dust
489Across The Fence: First train from Saply Grove
487Teeing Off: Mind Gym
487Teen Voice: Stress test
484Teeing Off: Persistence
481Welcome to Gering and the 92nd Oregon Trail Days Celebration.
480Across the Fence: The Pony Express
479Guest Editorial: The future of health care at Regional West
479Across The Fence: Amos Bad Heart Bull
478Observations Only: A good daughter
477Observations Only: Afraid of the dark
475Teen Voice: The rivalry
464Lyman Review: The elusive farm cat
464Across the Fence: A Cowboy kind of Christmas
462Observations Only: The unvarnished truth
456Observations Only: Saint Marge
455Observations Only: Waiting time
454Teeing Off: The thing about state
453Teen Voice: Remember what you have
452Building Bridges: Observing bullies, abuse and pastors
446Teen Voice: The Other Side
446Teen Voice: Is respect dead?
444Building Bridges: “New” will become a buzzword in the Valley
443Lyman Review: The love goat
441Up The Creek Without A Paddle: The NRD wants to do what with your money?
440Our View: Why rush the interlocal agreement?
439Observations Only: Reality check
433Teen Voice: What is love?
431Dear Fellow Nebraskans: Collegebound Nebraska
428Anno Domini: On this remembering day
427Building Bridges: Following the spirit of Gering
426Jane’s Secret XXXVII: A starry night
424Update From the NRD: Winter has arrived
423Final Point: Golf, cross country feats headline fall season successes
422Totally Random: Happy Halloween
420Lyman Review: Now that's a set of handlebars!
419Teen Voice: Nobody else can lower you
415Across The Fence; ‘Johnny Appleseed’ of the Oregon Trail
413Observations Only: Gone away
408Observations Only: Hog wash
408Across The Fence: The Three Guardsmen
404Teen Voice: My rebellion
403Lyman Review: Something wicked this way comes
402Teen Voice: Self-expression
401No-Till Notes: Water Funding Task Force
401Teen Voice: Shopping days or holidays?
398Jane’s Secret XXXVI:  The dream
397Lyman Review: One mean chicken
391 Across the Fence: Remembering Armistice Day
387Jane’s Secret, XXXVIII: Bad girls
378Observations Only: The visit
378From the Hill: More Work Ahead
368Across The Fence: Moc-chi, A Southern Cheyenne warrior
366Observations Only: A day in August
350Observations Only: The last goodbye
344Our View: Childcare not school district’s role
340Observations Only: Final moment
340Teen Voice: The gift of caring
339Observations Only: One more time
337No-Till Notes: Joe Franks Memorial
334Lyman Review: Goat-chasing cardio
324Across The Fence: Last Christmas
323Observations Only: The last toothpick
319Our View: Community responsible for kids
300Christmas stories from Freshman Academy students
299Observations Only: The vigil
264Lyman Review: Winter's dog
255Teen Voice: Holiday horrors
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