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640Observations Only: The meeting
585Observations Only: Choices
725A Stray Moment: Ready for the storm
923Across the Fence: Sitting Bull: The Last Surrendering Sioux
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16455Across The Fence: Portugee Phillips and a horse named Dandy
1248Miss Movies: Miss Movies recommends her top 10 films of 2013
1205Dear Fellow Nebraskans: Governor’s Ag Conference overview
1178Totally Random: Hemp: considering the real benefits of the miracle plant
1161Building Bridges: Save the world, educate through agriculture
1160No-Till Notes: Plan to attend 2014 No-Till Conference
818Thinking about Health: Getting insurance under the Affordable Care Act
816At the Library: Words of Radiance by Brandon Sanderson
700Book Review: I Forgot to Remember By Su Meck
620Across The Fence: A Fourth of July Montage
571Building Bridges: Tend to 2014 and be Happy, Happy, Happy
548Dear Fellow Nebraskans: We Are Proud of the Nebraska National Guard
534Building Bridges: Love your enemies
517The Good Life: What a wild ride it’s been
510Teen Voice: Footprints
508Updates from NRD: NRD promotes conservation
507Building Bridges: Serve on the school board—or say no more
498Dear Nebraskans: Massachusetts should not determine Nebraska’s Presidential vote
497Building Bridges: Asking officials to speak and work as a body
482Building Bridges: Building us up to be what others see
454Capitol View: Delay tactics a gamble as session draws to a close
452Across the Fence: The Blizzard of ‘49
440Building Bridges: Pause a moment...save a child’s life
435Welcome to the ‘New’ in Gering
426Building Bridges: Objectivity and fairness make a winning plan
421Why you should visit the zoo in February
419Across the Fence; Massacre on the Marias River
411Teen Voice: Cyber War
406At the Library: March into a good book
393SBNM View: Do you want to be a VIP?
392Across the Fence: New eyes on the Panhandle
389Teen Voice: Hope for a New Year
387Across The Fence: Mustangs on Pumpkin Creek
387Across The Fence: Crazy Horse’s Last Battle
386What’s really going on with our water?
383Jane’s Secret, XLI Black widow spider
382For the love of the game – best courses in the valley
375No-Till Notes: Looking Back
373Updates from NRD: Happy New Year
371Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret, XLIII: Jail house rock
364Teen Voice: My School, Their Rules
362Across the Fence: Remembering English Joe
362Capitol View: Yes, Virginia, the Legislature has done something, so far
361Teen Voice: To the future
360Teen Voice: Family for all intents and purposes
359Across the Fence: Battle of Summit Springs, Part I: Tall Bull Killed
356In the Hills: Nebraska Bighorn Sheep
356Teen Voice: Positive effects of social media
353Teen Voice: Writing love on our hearts
353Across the Fence: Prelude to Battle
353Gering ninth graders answer the questions of life
351View from Capitol Hill: Solutions for our economy and the budget
351Lyman Review: Branding Time
351Building Bridges: Be a Destination Ambassador
347Teen Voice: Where is the love?
347Building Bridges: Awards are only part of our success
344Across the Fence: John Colter, the first mountain man
344Mayor’s Monthly: Moving on Gering’s momentum
344At the Monument: Junior Rangers
342Totally Random: Where does it go?
341Their View: Goal post move unfair
340Capitol View: Considering additional education choices
339Across the Fence: The Colorado Coalfield War
337Across the Fence: David F. Cook and ‘Indian Joe’
333Nature Notes: Love is in the air
333Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret, XLII: Sunflowers
330Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret XLIV: Jail break
329Letter to Editor clarifies drug testing policy
327Totally Random: Trusting the fates
325In the Hills: Pollinators – the buzz
323Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret XLV: Gun smoke
322In the Hills: Arbor Day in Nebraska
321Building Bridges: Be American - help your candidate
321Across the Fence: Roy Bean; scoundrel with a law book
318Capitol View: There was more to the session than just the big ticket items
315Teen Voice: Trouble Maker or Hard Worker?
314Building Bridges: Five years old IS a milestone
313Coach Schadwinkel promoted strong sense of tradition
312Across the Fence: Missing; Nelson Buck survey party
311Lyman Review: Taste of boot?
311Dear Nebraskans: Nebraska is the place for business
307Capitol View: The 103rd Legislature is history … finally
304Building Bridges: #speaklife is a goal for students, a goal for all
302Linked Lives
301Lyman Review: Nudge to the Butt
301Capitol View: Legislature overrides gubernatorial vetoes
300History Revisited:A Stray Moment: Life (and death) on the Oregon Trail
299Across the Fence: The Cholera Corridor
297Notes from NRD: Thanks agricultural producers
296Support emergency services personnel
295Our View: Confidentiality agreement disrespectful
295Arts Scene: Theatre West’s Les Miserables not to be missed: Anniversary production proves to be a memorable winner
293Building Bridges: When ‘FAMILY’ and fellow Nebraskans are all you’ve got
293At the Library: “My Name is Resolute” By Nancy E. Turner
290In the Hills: Explore the state parks
289Religious freedom must be protected
287Final Point: Citizen receives first honor for ‘Final Point’
286Update from the NRD: March updates from the NRD
286Capitol View: Redistricting needs new procedure
284At the Library: “I Shall Be Near to You” By Erin Lindsay McCabe
280At the Monument: That old (historic) building
278Website Resources
274Capital View: Can prison reform survive property tax relief?
274From the Capitol: The conduct we choose reflects our character
274College Thoughts: Rotten for the minds? Think again
273Capitol View: It sounded like a good idea at first
273Across the Fence: Who was Martha Jane Canary?
272Across the Fence: Amanda
271Across the Fence: On the Old Chisholm Trail
269Building Bridges: Don’t wait to develop
269Anno Domini: The Textbook of Freedom
267Teen Voice: Home is where the heart is
266Across the Fence: Charles Badger Clark
266No-Till Notes: Annual PNTP Tour
265Lyman Review: Dog fun
263Across the Fence: Old barns and memories
262Building Bridges: Oregon Trail Days—making our present a celebrated past
261At the Zoo: Spring in to the zoo
260Across the Fence: Investigation at Spring Creek
259Capitol View: Legislature to tackle meatier issues
259Capitol View: The Legislature did provide tax relief
257Capitol View: Clock keeps tickin,’ many issues remain unresolved
255Teen Voice: Inspire me
255New at the Zoo: Volunteer at the Zoo
253At the Monument: Where are the animals?
250No-till Notes: Moving forward
249Greetings from the State Capitol
249Building Bridges: Dive into summer—dive into living
246No-Till Notes: Cheat grass
243Washington Report: Honoring America’s heroes
243Lyman Review: Sheep Royalty
238Across the Fence: The Spring Creek Raid
237Teen Voice: The clock is ticking
234No-til Notes: Changing plans
231No-Till Notes: Back in the field
231Jane’s Secret XLVI: Sour grapes
228Across The Fence: Justice in the Big Horn Basin
226No-Till Notes: “Fish and Mud”
225Building Bridges: Turning a space into a sense of place
220Capitol View: State aid proposal just might make some sense
218No-Till Notes: Enjoyable Day
217At the Monument: Art in National Parks
211View of the Zoo: VIPs at RCD
209Dear Nebraskans: Technology helps serve Nebraskans
206Synchronicity:What brings me back
205Be kind through communications
202Jane’s Secret XLVII: A stormy afternoon
198Across the Fence: Six went to the gallows
195No-Till Notes:Enjoyable meeting
195Jane’s Secret XLVIII: Jane’s agenda
195Letter to the editor
192Fellow Nebraskans: Congratulations on graduation day
179Across The Fence: Hinhan Kaga Paha
171Letters to the Editor
168Across the Fence: Aftermath: Part III, The Battle of Summit Springs
165In the Hills: Awesome Amphibians and Rough Reptiles
161Jane’s Secret XLIX: Phillip’s agenda
152A Stray Moment: Goodbye old house – sorting their things
146Fourth of July meetings
144Battle of Summit Springs, part II: Warpath to White Bear Creek
132Building Bridges: Supporting our teachers supports our children
123Building Bridges: Fair time—learn, respect, appreciate, enjoy!
120A Stray Moment: Time to get moving
114A Stray Moment: Robin Williams – Good night sweet prince
108Prairie Dogs
103Across The Fence: Scalped at Plum Creek
100Teen Voice: Unexpected joys of being a sibling
98No-Till Notes: Last chance for North, South Dakota tour
98Across The Fence: Steamboats on the Missouri
87 Across The Fence: County Fair
84Across The Fence: New England’s Heroine Scalptress
81Jane’s Secret XLX: Day’s end
78No-Till Notes: American Society of Agronomy
66In the Hills: Get to Know Our Feathered Travelers
57Sychronicity: Thrive, don't just survive
45At the Library: One Zentangle a Day
43Across the Fence: Here lies Major Alexander Culbertson
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Most Read News Stories of 2013
2799Jane’s Secret, XXXX: A tale of mayhem
2202The Good Life: Today we celebrate Global Oneness Day
2068Completely Different: The Disney princess debate: an exercise in the ridiculous
1788Totally Random: Astrology: It’s all in the stars…
1681From the Pastor's Pen: Unbelievable breaking news
1621Completely Different: The good, the bad, and the remedy
1574Teen Voice: What diabetes taught me
1567From the Superintendent’s Desk - Parent Teacher Conferences
1525Across the Fence: Bose Ikard; Texas Cowboy
1471Jane’s Secret, XXX: A new wrinkle
1436Totally Random: December 6, the day I lived
1421Across the Fence - Catherine’s boys
1353Teen Voice: Don’t be fooled by fads
1323Our View: Come home to Nebraska, but not just anywhere
1282Barr’s Bacon Wrapped Fantasy Picks: A rookie's guide to drafting your dream team
1251Totally Random: The Golden Rule
1230Jane’s Secret, XXIV: The last drive
1227Observations Only: A soul’s journey
1221The Good Life: Extending grace, the lost art
1177Across The Fence: Union Pacific robbery at Big Springs
1176Across the Fence: Burnett’s Mound and the Topeka tornado
1158Across the Fence: Dull Knife’s Quest, part 1
1146Jane’s Secret, XXIII: Molly’s plan
1128Jane’s Secret, XXV: Mysteries
1117Across the Fence: Class of ’67, last remnants of home
1105Jane’s Secret, XXXIII: Night walk
1104The Good Life: Through my father’s eyes
1099From the Superintendent’s Desk - Option Enrollment
1087Across the Fence: Dull Knife’s Quest: Part 2 of 2
1078Across The Fence: Crow Dog, Spotted Tail’s assassin
1077Completely Different: New Year’s Resolutions
1070A Stray Moment : Carry the weight
1066Completely Different: The game is afoot, a look at Sherlock Holmes
1065Across the Fence: Judge Roy Bean : Texas prizefight promoter
1065From the Superintendent’s Desk: Early Childhood Education
1058Across the Fence: Discovering Ed Stemler
1051A Small World: Savoring county fair days
1018A Stray Moment: All's well that ends well, usually
1015From the Superintendent’s Desk: Thanks for the memories
1012Jane’s Secret, part XX: Change of plans
998From the Superintendent’s Desk - Haig and Aurora Buildings
980Thinking About Health: The challenge of signing up for Obamacare
979A Stray Moment: Earth Day, am I doing my part?
969Across the Fence: Black Hills Gold and the Thoen Stone
965Across The Fence: The Hat Creek Outpost
959Across The Fence: Billy Dixon; Plainsman, Hunter, Indian fighter and Scout
949A Small World: Chokecherry season evokes memories of yesterday
947Life in the Rearview Mirror: I hate coffee
944Completely Different: That’s so Pinteresting
942Jane’s Secret, Part XVIV: Crystal Waters
939Jane’s Secret, XXVIII: Lame Johnny
936Teen Voice: New Year’s goals
930Across The Fence: Celebrating the 120th anniversary of the Chadron to Chicago Cowboy Race, part I
924Jane’s Secret, part XXII: While the cat’s away
916Teen Voice: What senior year taught me
913 Across the Fence: ‘Aunt Sally’ and Dakota Gold
911From the Superintendent’s Desk: Summer School – 2013
909From the Superintendent’s Desk - District purchase of building
908Across The Fence: A day For thanks
907Our View: County Manager option leads to Good Old Boys' Club
898Teen Voice: Learning calculus more than numbers
894Miss Movies: Ten movies for romance
893From the Pastor's Pen: Lord, teach us to pray
888Teen Voice: Fifty reasons to smile
886Completely Different: The Marilyn Monroe conundrum
881Across the Fence: Fort Mitchell on the Great Platte River Road
879Across the Fence - Boston: April 18, 1775
876A Stray Moment: Star Trek: Infinite diversity in infinite combinations
872From the Superintendent’s Desk : Draft Calendar 2013-14
869Completely Different: What’s speech got to do with it?
865Across the Fence: Bloody Pocket, the final battle
863Jane’s Secret, XXVII: Town Meeting
859Jane’s Secret, part XXI: Gertrude’s Agenda
854Totally Random: I’m a backwards reader
853From the Superintendent’s Desk - Financial Outlook for Gering Public Schools
851Observations Only: Sisters lost, part IV
849The Good Life: It’s hard to believe, the Citizen is four years old
846A Stray Moment: Now is the winter of our disconnect
842Anno Domini: Independence, an ideal worth celebrating
830Across the Fence: Fact, fiction or fragmented dreams?
828The Good Life: The best Christmas gift
826Completely Different: The mystery of Vivian Maier
825Teen Voice: Catfished
824Observations Only: Sisters lost, part III
821Across the Fence: The hand dug well
819Across the Fence: Cynthia Ann Parker, Comanche captive
819Across the Fence: Celebrating the 120th anniversary of the Chadron to Chicago Cowboy Race, part II
816Observations Only: Curious things
809Across the Fence: A Cheyenne weekend
805A Stray Moment: God Knows
805Jane’s Secret, XXIX: Fred’s debacle
801Political Cartoon by Doug Hoevet
798Across the Fence: Rural free delivery
796Life in the Rearview Mirror: Greensburg strong
790A Stray Moment: Without a net
789A Stray Moment: I love Sookie Stackhouse
789A Stray Moment: Tacos! Our embarrassment of riches
786Teen Voice: What’s so great about pizza?
784The Good Life: Mom, my partner in life
781Political Cartoon by Doug Hoevet
780Across the Fence: Standing on the wagon
774Teen Voice: Congratulations, you’re awful
771A Stray Moment: World War Two is not forgotten
771Life in the Rearview Mirror: The Moments we live for
771The Good Life: A farm girl in my heart
764Observations Only: Going home
760Across the Fence: When Fiddler quit running
755Teen Voice: Gleek tragedy
754Across the Fence: When Lady Luck sleeps
748Observations Only: Uneventful flight
748A ‘city’ kid goes to the fair
747A Stray Moment: A voice from the past, haunting myself
744Observations Only: A soul's journey, part III
744Jane’s Secret, XXXII Jane’s Bad Day
743Capitol View: Lincoln Highway captures spotlight
743The Good Life: Christina Baker’s mom: Thank you
741Teen Voice: Body image
740A Stray Moment: - The case for Hagel
739Our View: County has some ‘splainin’ to do
734The Good Life: The two different types of business people
732Rural America and immigration reform
731Completely Different: The bucket list phenomenon
731Our View: Pipeline not a solution to oil problems
723Teen Voice: Living within our means
722Across the Fence: Cheyenne County, Nebraska: cattle country
722Observations Only: A gift of serenity
722Observations Only: The awful truth
719Observations Only: Journey's end
719The Good Life: We are the Valley’s emissaries
716Life in the Rearview Mirror: Personal control of an individual response
715Observations Only: Critical thinking
715From the Superintendent's Desk: School Safety and Security
715Guest Voice: If I could do it over again
715Completely Different: Hey there, four eyes!
714Teen Voice: Serendipity
714Teen Voice: Shadow art
713Teen Voice: Twitter as sleep criminal
713Totally Random: My journey, life after living
712Teen Voice: The benefits of online learning
709A Stray Moment - A night owl born to an 8 to 5 world
707A Stray Moment: For the love of theatre
707Completely Different: Perfect memories made in imperfect moments
705Capitol View: Wild life proposal costly but worthwhile
702Teen: Voice : Drinking enough water
699Life in the Rearview Mirror: The world is a stage
699Across The Fence: Freedom Triumphant Over War and Peace
698A Stray Moment: Having a blast on the Fourth of July
693Across The Fence: Jules, Jack and lawless justice
691Observations Only: Curious things, part II
686Completely Different: Do you know John Green?
685Anno Domini: The memorial nobody wants
684Teeing Off: Lessons learned from golf
683Across the Fence: Wasicu Wakan
683Observations Only: Sister lost
681Guest Voices…
678Building Bridges: Cleaning up for company--or not--reveals a lot
676Across The Fence: The hanging of Cornelius Donahue a.k.a. John A. Hurley
669Observations Only: Expect the best, part II
666I'm falling for Tumblr?
666Jane’s secret, XXVI: The suitcase
665Building Bridges: Chautauqua will bring out the best in everyone
659Teen Voice: Pinning your interest
659Teen Voice: Go ahead, make my day
658Observations Only: Sisters lost, part two
658The Good Life: The lasting effects of bullying
658A real leaning tree Christmas
657Teen Voice: Dealing with stress
654Teen Voice: Being a girl
653Across The Fence: The Heartland plague of 1874-75
652Completely Different: I go to seek a Great Perhaps
652Across The Fence: The Spanish Flu
650The Good Life: A time to be proud of our ancestors
650The Good Life: A holiday recipe for peace
647Observations Only: A soul's journey, part two
647Jane’s Secret XXXV: Bugs and things
644Teen Voice: Say yes to branching out
644Teen Voice: Indulge In moderation
641Five Good Reasons to Create an Investment Strategy
641Across the Fence: Pawnee legends in the Nebraska Panhandle
639Observations Only : White water
635Our View: The elephant in the room
635A Small World: Special guest
634Teen Voice: Until we say goodbye
632Jane's Secret, XXXI: Sixes and sevens
631Building Bridges: Planning now for tourism season 2014
630Teen Voice: Go ahead, make my day
630A Small World: Legends week promises fun for everyone
627Observations Only: Good and evil
626The Lyman Review: I love baby ducks
625Teen Voice: Saying Goodbye
622Life in the Rearview Mirror: Work is more than a four-letter word
622The Good Life: Cooler breezes bring anticipation of fall
618Observations Only: Expect the best
618Across The Fence: Billy Dixon at Adobe Walls, June 1874
615Observations Only: A fine line
614Teeing Off: Around the Green
611The Good Life: People of the Valley, we have a choice
611The Good Life: Innovation and young energy enriches us all
610Teen Voice: By my side until the newness wears off
610Observations Only: A matter of matter
608Across The Fence: By the dawn’s early light
607Observations Only: The shadow of error
606The Good Life - The worst day on record at the Citizen
604Observations Only: Beginnings
604Teen Voice: The daily struggle to a lifelong battle
603Jane's Secret XXXIV: Gin Rummy
597Observations Only: Divine spirit
595Observations Only: Indifferent love
595Across The Fence: The Pawnee on Pumpkin Creek
594Building Bridges: Being grateful for the hardships in life
591Teen Voice - On the outside looking In
590Across the Fence: The Overland Camel Company
587Teen Voice: I’ll be healthy – tomorrow
586Completely Different - The magic of spring
586Observations Only: A matter of paradox
585Teen Voice: Equality
585Observations Only: Choices
583Anno Domini: We gather together
580A Stray Moment: Learning how to walk
575Observations Only: Divine prompts
572Teen Voice: Silence
569Teen Voice:  Body bashing and self-image
568Teen Voice: Previously unwritten cell phone rules
565Life in the Rearview Mirror: Experiencing life passion
562Teen Voice: Sticks and stones
561Totally Random: Life’s ripples
560Observations Only: Temptation
559A Stray Moment: In praise of encouragement
557Observations Only: Off to the races
554Welcome to Gering and the 92nd Oregon Trail Days Celebration.
554Across the Fence; Prelude to the Red River War of 1874
552Observations Only: A sad week
550Observations Only: The vision
549Life in the Rearview Mirror: Adapt and adjust
548Observations Only: Willfulness
548Lyman Review: Devil calf
546Teen Voice: The need to get away
544Teen Voice: Thanksgiving
541Teen Voice: Do It Anyway
538Totally Random: October, the pink month
535Building Bridges: Celebrating the Bulldog homecoming
533Observations Only: The need to understand
532Observations Only: Fuzzy angel
531Across The Fence: Amos Bad Heart Bull
529Across The Fence: First train from Saply Grove
525A Halloween Story: The scary dream
524Life in the Rearview Mirror: Life enhancing memories
524Anno Domini: Ask the digital dust
519Guest Editorial: The future of health care at Regional West
517Teeing Off: Persistence
514Observations Only: A good daughter
513Teen Voice: Stress test
511Teeing Off: Mind Gym
509Across the Fence: The Pony Express
507Across the Fence: A Cowboy kind of Christmas
504Observations Only: Afraid of the dark
503Observations Only: The unvarnished truth
492Teen Voice: The rivalry
491Teen Voice: Remember what you have
491Building Bridges: Observing bullies, abuse and pastors
490Observations Only: Waiting time
489Observations Only: Saint Marge
485Lyman Review: The elusive farm cat
480Teen Voice: Is respect dead?
477Teeing Off: The thing about state
475Teen Voice: The Other Side
475Building Bridges: “New” will become a buzzword in the Valley
474Up The Creek Without A Paddle: The NRD wants to do what with your money?
473Lyman Review: The love goat
467Our View: Why rush the interlocal agreement?
467Building Bridges: Following the spirit of Gering
460Teen Voice: What is love?
459Anno Domini: On this remembering day
458Observations Only: Reality check
458Jane’s Secret XXXVII: A starry night
457Totally Random: Happy Halloween
456Observations Only: Gone away
454Update From the NRD: Winter has arrived
453Dear Fellow Nebraskans: Collegebound Nebraska
450Teen Voice: My rebellion
449Final Point: Golf, cross country feats headline fall season successes
446Teen Voice: Nobody else can lower you
445Across The Fence; ‘Johnny Appleseed’ of the Oregon Trail
444Lyman Review: Now that's a set of handlebars!
443Across The Fence: The Three Guardsmen
438No-Till Notes: Water Funding Task Force
436Jane’s Secret, XXXVIII: Bad girls
433Lyman Review: Something wicked this way comes
428Teen Voice: Self-expression
427Observations Only: Hog wash
426 Across the Fence: Remembering Armistice Day
423Jane’s Secret XXXVI:  The dream
421Teen Voice: Shopping days or holidays?
416Across The Fence: Moc-chi, A Southern Cheyenne warrior
414Lyman Review: One mean chicken
410Observations Only: The visit
406
402From the Hill: More Work Ahead
393Observations Only: A day in August
376Observations Only: The last goodbye
373Observations Only: Final moment
367Our View: Childcare not school district’s role
366Observations Only: One more time
361No-Till Notes: Joe Franks Memorial
360Lyman Review: Goat-chasing cardio
359Teen Voice: The gift of caring
350Across The Fence: Last Christmas
345Our View: Community responsible for kids
342Observations Only: The last toothpick
319Observations Only: The vigil
319Christmas stories from Freshman Academy students
281Lyman Review: Winter's dog
274Teen Voice: Holiday horrors
89Dynasty made Gering the biggest little town in Nebraska
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