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452Building Bridges: Cleaning up for company--or not--reveals a lot
444Totally Random: Hemp: considering the real benefits of the miracle plant
14Across the Fence: Missing; Nelson Buck survey party
16In the Hills: Explore the state parks
177Teen Voice: Writing love on our hearts
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1044Miss Movies: Miss Movies recommends her top 10 films of 2013
917Dear Fellow Nebraskans: Governor’s Ag Conference overview
913No-Till Notes: Plan to attend 2014 No-Till Conference
578At the Library: Words of Radiance by Brandon Sanderson
530Thinking about Health: Getting insurance under the Affordable Care Act
444Totally Random: Hemp: considering the real benefits of the miracle plant
441Building Bridges: Save the world, educate through agriculture
373Building Bridges: Tend to 2014 and be Happy, Happy, Happy
359Dear Fellow Nebraskans: We Are Proud of the Nebraska National Guard
343Building Bridges: Love your enemies
304Building Bridges: Building us up to be what others see
293Updates from NRD: NRD promotes conservation
258Building Bridges: Serve on the school board—or say no more
231Teen Voice: Cyber War
228Across the Fence: The Blizzard of ‘49
228Welcome to the ‘New’ in Gering
224Why you should visit the zoo in February
221Teen Voice: Hope for a New Year
221Across the Fence: New eyes on the Panhandle
219Jane’s Secret, XLI Black widow spider
217Building Bridges: Objectivity and fairness make a winning plan
216Across The Fence: Mustangs on Pumpkin Creek
205Teen Voice: My School, Their Rules
201Updates from NRD: Happy New Year
200Totally Random: Trusting the fates
199Across the Fence; Massacre on the Marias River
190Teen Voice: To the future
190Teen Voice: Family for all intents and purposes
190Across The Fence: Portugee Phillips and a horse named Dandy
188Across The Fence: Crazy Horse’s Last Battle
183Dear Nebraskans: Massachusetts should not determine Nebraska’s Presidential vote
180Building Bridges: Pause a moment...save a child’s life
177Teen Voice: Writing love on our hearts
168SBNM View: Do you want to be a VIP?
160Coach Schadwinkel promoted strong sense of tradition
160Across the Fence: Remembering English Joe
158Lyman Review: Taste of boot?
158Teen Voice: Trouble Maker or Hard Worker?
155Lyman Review: Nudge to the Butt
154Letter to Editor clarifies drug testing policy
152Capitol View: Yes, Virginia, the Legislature has done something, so far
152At the Library: March into a good book
148Teen Voice: Where is the love?
148Mayor’s Monthly: Moving on Gering’s momentum
146Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret, XLII: Sunflowers
140Dear Nebraskans: Nebraska is the place for business
136No-Till Notes: Looking Back
131Nature Notes: Love is in the air
128Totally Random: Where does it go?
124In the Hills: Arbor Day in Nebraska
121Across the Fence: Prelude to Battle
116Capitol View: Considering additional education choices
106Capitol View: Clock keeps tickin,’ many issues remain unresolved
105Across the Fence: Roy Bean; scoundrel with a law book
102Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret XLIV: Jail break
98Lyman Review: Dog fun
96Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret, XLIII: Jail house rock
95Capitol View: It sounded like a good idea at first
94At the Monument: That old (historic) building
91Capitol View: Delay tactics a gamble as session draws to a close
90Building Bridges: Be American - help your candidate
87Across the Fence: John Colter, the first mountain man
86Capitol View: Legislature to tackle meatier issues
85Building Bridges: Asking officials to speak and work as a body
84Notes from NRD: Thanks agricultural producers
81Religious freedom must be protected
79Across the Fence: On the Old Chisholm Trail
79Across the Fence: The Cholera Corridor
68Capitol View: State aid proposal just might make some sense
67Teen Voice: Inspire me
65At the Zoo: Spring in to the zoo
64Dear Nebraskans: Technology helps serve Nebraskans
64View of the Zoo: VIPs at RCD
64Update from the NRD: March updates from the NRD
64Across the Fence: Amanda
57Teen Voice: Footprints
28Building Bridges: Don’t wait to develop
26Support emergency services personnel
26No-till Notes: Moving forward
25At the Monument: Art in National Parks
24Our View: Confidentiality agreement disrespectful
22Capitol View: Legislature overrides gubernatorial vetoes
20Capital View: Can prison reform survive property tax relief?
17Building Bridges: Awards are only part of our success
16Across the Fence: Old barns and memories
16In the Hills: Explore the state parks
14Across the Fence: Missing; Nelson Buck survey party
Most Read News Stories of 2013
2520Jane’s Secret, XXXX: A tale of mayhem
1996The Good Life: Today we celebrate Global Oneness Day
1845Completely Different: The Disney princess debate: an exercise in the ridiculous
1532Totally Random: Astrology: It’s all in the stars…
1427Completely Different: The good, the bad, and the remedy
1384From the Pastor's Pen: Unbelievable breaking news
1340Teen Voice: What diabetes taught me
1217From the Superintendent’s Desk - Parent Teacher Conferences
1186Across the Fence: Bose Ikard; Texas Cowboy
1174Totally Random: December 6, the day I lived
1165Jane’s Secret, XXX: A new wrinkle
1126Our View: Come home to Nebraska, but not just anywhere
995Teen Voice: Don’t be fooled by fads
980Across the Fence - Catherine’s boys
928Totally Random: The Golden Rule
914A Stray Moment : Carry the weight
888Across the Fence: Dull Knife’s Quest, part 1
881Jane’s Secret, XXIV: The last drive
863From the Superintendent’s Desk - Option Enrollment
859The Good Life: Through my father’s eyes
836Barr’s Bacon Wrapped Fantasy Picks: A rookie's guide to drafting your dream team
833A Stray Moment: Earth Day, am I doing my part?
811Jane’s Secret, part XX: Change of plans
811From the Superintendent’s Desk: Early Childhood Education
810Across the Fence: Dull Knife’s Quest: Part 2 of 2
808Observations Only: A soul’s journey
803Across the Fence: Burnett’s Mound and the Topeka tornado
803Across the Fence: Discovering Ed Stemler
789Completely Different: New Year’s Resolutions
783Jane’s Secret, XXIII: Molly’s plan
783Across the Fence: Class of ’67, last remnants of home
781Completely Different: The game is afoot, a look at Sherlock Holmes
776Life in the Rearview Mirror: I hate coffee
771Jane’s Secret, XXV: Mysteries
769A Stray Moment: All's well that ends well, usually
752Across the Fence: Judge Roy Bean : Texas prizefight promoter
740Our View: County Manager option leads to Good Old Boys' Club
726From the Superintendent’s Desk - Haig and Aurora Buildings
725Jane’s Secret, Part XVIV: Crystal Waters
724Teen Voice: Learning calculus more than numbers
722Jane’s Secret, part XXII: While the cat’s away
718Completely Different: That’s so Pinteresting
715From the Pastor's Pen: Lord, teach us to pray
715Across The Fence: Celebrating the 120th anniversary of the Chadron to Chicago Cowboy Race, part I
712Teen Voice: What senior year taught me
706Teen Voice: New Year’s goals
699Miss Movies: Ten movies for romance
697Jane’s Secret, XXXIII: Night walk
689Jane’s Secret, XXVIII: Lame Johnny
684From the Superintendent’s Desk - District purchase of building
676From the Superintendent’s Desk: Summer School – 2013
676A Small World: Savoring county fair days
674Teen Voice: Fifty reasons to smile
674Teen Voice: Catfished
671Completely Different: What’s speech got to do with it?
671Across the Fence - Boston: April 18, 1775
671From the Superintendent’s Desk: Thanks for the memories
668The Good Life: The best Christmas gift
661Across the Fence: Fort Mitchell on the Great Platte River Road
660From the Superintendent’s Desk : Draft Calendar 2013-14
655Jane’s Secret, part XXI: Gertrude’s Agenda
651Completely Different: The Marilyn Monroe conundrum
651Across the Fence: Black Hills Gold and the Thoen Stone
648Across The Fence: Billy Dixon; Plainsman, Hunter, Indian fighter and Scout
643Across the Fence: Bloody Pocket, the final battle
642Observations Only: Sisters lost, part IV
641Observations Only: Sisters lost, part III
638A Small World: Chokecherry season evokes memories of yesterday
636Across The Fence: The Hat Creek Outpost
628A Stray Moment: God Knows
626Life in the Rearview Mirror: Greensburg strong
622A Stray Moment: Now is the winter of our disconnect
621Across the Fence: Fact, fiction or fragmented dreams?
618Anno Domini: Independence, an ideal worth celebrating
617Completely Different: The mystery of Vivian Maier
616A Stray Moment: Star Trek: Infinite diversity in infinite combinations
610Across the Fence: Rural free delivery
608Totally Random: I’m a backwards reader
606The Good Life: It’s hard to believe, the Citizen is four years old
605A Stray Moment: Tacos! Our embarrassment of riches
600Political Cartoon by Doug Hoevet
600The Good Life: Mom, my partner in life
599A Stray Moment: I love Sookie Stackhouse
594A Stray Moment: Without a net
590Across the Fence: Cynthia Ann Parker, Comanche captive
588Political Cartoon by Doug Hoevet
587Jane’s Secret, XXVII: Town Meeting
586A Stray Moment: World War Two is not forgotten
584The Good Life: A farm girl in my heart
581Across the Fence: A Cheyenne weekend
580Observations Only: Going home
580Across the Fence: Standing on the wagon
579 Across the Fence: ‘Aunt Sally’ and Dakota Gold
577Observations Only: Curious things
577Life in the Rearview Mirror: The Moments we live for
577Our View: Pipeline not a solution to oil problems
576Thinking About Health: The challenge of signing up for Obamacare
574Jane’s Secret, XXIX: Fred’s debacle
572From the Superintendent’s Desk - Financial Outlook for Gering Public Schools
570Life in the Rearview Mirror: Personal control of an individual response
563Observations Only: Uneventful flight
562Teen Voice: What’s so great about pizza?
562Guest Voices…
561Capitol View: Lincoln Highway captures spotlight
559Teen Voice: Living within our means
559Rural America and immigration reform
558Teen Voice: Body image
557A Stray Moment: - The case for Hagel
555Teen Voice: Twitter as sleep criminal
555Teen Voice: The benefits of online learning
553The Good Life: Extending grace, the lost art
552Observations Only: Critical thinking
551Teen Voice: Shadow art
549Teen Voice: Congratulations, you’re awful
548Across the Fence: The hand dug well
547Teen: Voice : Drinking enough water
547Across the Fence: Celebrating the 120th anniversary of the Chadron to Chicago Cowboy Race, part II
546From the Superintendent's Desk: School Safety and Security
545A Stray Moment: A voice from the past, haunting myself
541A Stray Moment: For the love of theatre
538Across The Fence: A day For thanks
537Observations Only: The awful truth
536Teen Voice: Serendipity
534Our View: County has some ‘splainin’ to do
534The Good Life: Christina Baker’s mom: Thank you
532Across the Fence: When Fiddler quit running
530Across the Fence: When Lady Luck sleeps
528Our View: The elephant in the room
525Observations Only: Journey's end
520Completely Different: The bucket list phenomenon
520Across the Fence: Cheyenne County, Nebraska: cattle country
518Observations Only: Curious things, part II
517Teeing Off: Lessons learned from golf
516Completely Different: Hey there, four eyes!
514Observations Only: A soul's journey, part III
513Observations Only: Sister lost
513Teen Voice: Gleek tragedy
509Guest Voice: If I could do it over again
508Completely Different: Do you know John Green?
503A Stray Moment - A night owl born to an 8 to 5 world
502Across the Fence: Wasicu Wakan
500The Good Life: The two different types of business people
497Teen Voice: Dealing with stress
497The Good Life: We are the Valley’s emissaries
495Totally Random: My journey, life after living
493I'm falling for Tumblr?
493Teen Voice: Pinning your interest
490Jane’s secret, XXVI: The suitcase
489Jane’s Secret, XXXII Jane’s Bad Day
488Five Good Reasons to Create an Investment Strategy
488Teen Voice: Go ahead, make my day
486A Stray Moment: Having a blast on the Fourth of July
486Completely Different: Perfect memories made in imperfect moments
486A ‘city’ kid goes to the fair
485Observations Only: Expect the best, part II
485Teen Voice: Being a girl
485Observations Only: A gift of serenity
480Capitol View: Wild life proposal costly but worthwhile
478Across The Fence: Union Pacific robbery at Big Springs
478The Good Life: The lasting effects of bullying
473Observations Only : White water
469Teen Voice: Go ahead, make my day
466Anno Domini: The memorial nobody wants
462A Small World: Special guest
458Observations Only: Sisters lost, part two
456Observations Only: A soul's journey, part two
456Observations Only: A fine line
456Jane's Secret, XXXI: Sixes and sevens
455Teen Voice: Say yes to branching out
455Life in the Rearview Mirror: Work is more than a four-letter word
453Across The Fence: Jules, Jack and lawless justice
452Building Bridges: Cleaning up for company--or not--reveals a lot
451Observations Only: Good and evil
451Teen Voice: Indulge In moderation
451Teen Voice: Until we say goodbye
448Life in the Rearview Mirror: The world is a stage
447Teen Voice: Equality
445The Good Life: A holiday recipe for peace
443Observations Only: Expect the best
442A real leaning tree Christmas
440Across The Fence: The Heartland plague of 1874-75
439Jane’s Secret XXXV: Bugs and things
437Across The Fence: The Spanish Flu
436Completely Different: I go to seek a Great Perhaps
428The Good Life: A time to be proud of our ancestors
426Building Bridges: Planning now for tourism season 2014
425Teen Voice: By my side until the newness wears off
425Observations Only: The shadow of error
425Observations Only: A matter of matter
424The Good Life: Innovation and young energy enriches us all
424The Good Life: Cooler breezes bring anticipation of fall
423The Good Life - The worst day on record at the Citizen
422Observations Only: Indifferent love
421The Good Life: People of the Valley, we have a choice
420Across The Fence: By the dawn’s early light
419Teen Voice: The daily struggle to a lifelong battle
418Teen Voice: Previously unwritten cell phone rules
418Observations Only: Beginnings
418Across The Fence: The hanging of Cornelius Donahue a.k.a. John A. Hurley
418Jane's Secret XXXIV: Gin Rummy
415Across The Fence: Crow Dog, Spotted Tail’s assassin
411Completely Different - The magic of spring
408Observations Only: Divine spirit
408Building Bridges: Chautauqua will bring out the best in everyone
407Life in the Rearview Mirror: Experiencing life passion
407Observations Only: Choices
406Teen Voice: Saying Goodbye
404Observations Only: Temptation
400The Lyman Review: I love baby ducks
400Totally Random: Life’s ripples
396Observations Only: Willfulness
392Building Bridges: Being grateful for the hardships in life
387Observations Only: Divine prompts
387Teeing Off: Around the Green
385Teen Voice: The need to get away
384Across the Fence: Pawnee legends in the Nebraska Panhandle
382Life in the Rearview Mirror: Life enhancing memories
381Observations Only: A matter of paradox
381A Stray Moment: Learning how to walk
381A Small World: Legends week promises fun for everyone
379Across The Fence: Billy Dixon at Adobe Walls, June 1874
375Life in the Rearview Mirror: Adapt and adjust
374A Stray Moment: In praise of encouragement
373Teen Voice: I’ll be healthy – tomorrow
373Anno Domini: We gather together
372Observations Only: Off to the races
371Teen Voice - On the outside looking In
370Observations Only: The vision
366Teen Voice: Do It Anyway
366Across The Fence: The Pawnee on Pumpkin Creek
364Across the Fence: The Overland Camel Company
363Teen Voice: Thanksgiving
359Across the Fence: The Pony Express
359Observations Only: The need to understand
359Totally Random: October, the pink month
358Teen Voice: Sticks and stones
355Teen Voice:  Body bashing and self-image
350Building Bridges: Celebrating the Bulldog homecoming
349Observations Only: A good daughter
349Observations Only: Fuzzy angel
349Across The Fence: Freedom Triumphant Over War and Peace
344Teeing Off: Mind Gym
344A Halloween Story: The scary dream
342Teen Voice: Silence
338Teeing Off: Persistence
335Welcome to Gering and the 92nd Oregon Trail Days Celebration.
334Across the Fence; Prelude to the Red River War of 1874
332Lyman Review: Devil calf
331Teen Voice: Stress test
329Teen Voice: Remember what you have
329Anno Domini: Ask the digital dust
328Observations Only: A sad week
327Observations Only: Afraid of the dark
326Teen Voice: The Other Side
317Teeing Off: The thing about state
317Observations Only: Waiting time
317Lyman Review: The elusive farm cat
316Teen Voice: What is love?
315Across The Fence: First train from Saply Grove
310Observations Only: The unvarnished truth
310Teen Voice: The rivalry
305Building Bridges: Observing bullies, abuse and pastors
304Observations Only: Reality check
300Up The Creek Without A Paddle: The NRD wants to do what with your money?
297Observations Only: Hog wash
296Update From the NRD: Winter has arrived
292Guest Editorial: The future of health care at Regional West
290Building Bridges: “New” will become a buzzword in the Valley
289Building Bridges: Following the spirit of Gering
289Lyman Review: The love goat
287Our View: Why rush the interlocal agreement?
286Observations Only: Saint Marge
286Dear Fellow Nebraskans: Collegebound Nebraska
285Across the Fence: A Cowboy kind of Christmas
283Lyman Review: Now that's a set of handlebars!
276Jane’s Secret XXXVI:  The dream
276Jane’s Secret XXXVII: A starry night
275Totally Random: Happy Halloween
273Lyman Review: One mean chicken
270Across The Fence: Amos Bad Heart Bull
269Across The Fence; ‘Johnny Appleseed’ of the Oregon Trail
268Anno Domini: On this remembering day
267Teen Voice: Shopping days or holidays?
265Observations Only: Gone away
263Lyman Review: Something wicked this way comes
257Final Point: Golf, cross country feats headline fall season successes
254Teen Voice: Self-expression
253No-Till Notes: Water Funding Task Force
252Teen Voice: Is respect dead?
249Teen Voice: Nobody else can lower you
247Across The Fence: The Three Guardsmen
246From the Hill: More Work Ahead
245Observations Only: The visit
245Jane’s Secret, XXXVIII: Bad girls
240 Across the Fence: Remembering Armistice Day
231Teen Voice: My rebellion
223Observations Only: A day in August
221Observations Only: The last goodbye
221Our View: Childcare not school district’s role
207Lyman Review: Goat-chasing cardio
207Teen Voice: The gift of caring
205Observations Only: Final moment
205Observations Only: The last toothpick
204No-Till Notes: Joe Franks Memorial
203Observations Only: One more time
196Observations Only: The vigil
194Across The Fence: Moc-chi, A Southern Cheyenne warrior
185Our View: Community responsible for kids
171Christmas stories from Freshman Academy students
166Across The Fence: Last Christmas
143Lyman Review: Winter's dog
132Teen Voice: Holiday horrors
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