USA Wrestling: Where Olympic journeys begin
January 26, 2012 Brian Hale   
Photo by Brian Hale/Gering Citizen

Blake Bahan, 7, of Scottsbluff, (top) scores a takedown against opponent Santiago Castillo, 6, of Mitchell, scoring 2 points. Both boys are members of the local USA Wrestling's "308 Takedown" club. For more photos and a full story, check out the Jan. 26, 2012 print edition of the Gering Citizen or purchase the eEdition.

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419Life in the Rearview Mirror: The Moments we live for
419Teen Voice: Dealing with stress
419Building Bridges: Pause a moment...save a child’s life
419Capitol View: Where’s the peace and joy in border closings and gun-free zones?
419All Points West: The mind is a terrible thing to waste
417From the Superintendent’s Desk: Summer School – 2013
417A Small World: Special guest
417A Small World: Legends week promises fun for everyone
417No-till Notes: Moving forward
417View from Capitol Hill: Solutions for our economy and the budget
417Letter to the editor
417Jane’s Secret, XCVIX: Endings and beginnings
416Teen Voice: Fifty reasons to smile
416Welcome to the ‘New’ in Gering
416The Good Life: Eclipse, a metaphor for life
415Teen Voice: Being a girl
415Lyman Review: Goat-chasing cardio
415Washington Report: Honoring America’s heroes
414Completely Different: Do you know John Green?
414Teen Voice: Silence
414Dear Fellow Nebraskans: Governor’s Ag Conference overview
414From the capitol: Maintaining Local Control
413Lyman Review: Devil calf
413Coach Schadwinkel promoted strong sense of tradition
413Gering freshmen introduce personalities, styles: Writing assignment encourages students to let individualism shine
412Teen Voice: The rivalry
412Teen Voice: Positive effects of social media
412Capitol View: A new twist just might get health insurance for the working poor
411From the Hill: More Work Ahead
411Jane’s Secret, XCV: Hazel’s decision
411Think about manufacturing at polls
410Teen Voice: Go ahead, make my day
410Capitol View: Throwing stones at a stubborn man
410VA wrestles with health care system changes
409Teen Voice: Shadow art
409Completely Different: Hey there, four eyes!
409No-Till Notes: Last chance for North, South Dakota tour
409
408Teen Voice: Don’t be fooled by fads
408Teen Voice: The need to get away
408Prairie Dogs
408Capitol View: Lengthy debate, little progress as Legislature grinds on
406Across The Fence: Battle of the Wabash: St. Clair’s Defeat
405Totally Random: I’m a backwards reader
405Jack’s Insights: A word about weed control
405News from Lincoln: Greetings from the Capitol
404From the Superintendent’s Desk: Early Childhood Education
404Teen Voice: Learning calculus more than numbers
404Teen Voice: Gleek tragedy
404Lyman Review: The love goat
404Dear Nebraskans: Nebraska is the place for business
404News from Lincoln: Nebraska needs tax reform
404Curiosity Corner: Using the brain
404From the capitol: Growing a Culture of Life
403Totally Random: The Golden Rule
403A Small World: Chokecherry season evokes memories of yesterday
403Building Bridges: Be a Destination Ambassador
403
403From the Hill: Protecting Your Financial Decisions
402Teeing Off: Around the Green
402At the Library: March into a good book
402At the Library: One Zentangle a Day
402Washington: Service to Nebraskans comes first
401Teen Voice: The benefits of online learning
401Our View: Come home to Nebraska, but not just anywhere
401Guest Voice: If I could do it over again
401Lyman Review: One mean chicken
401Gering ninth graders answer the questions of life
401Teen Voice: Thankful for memories, hard work
400Across The Fence: By the dawn’s early light
399Washington report: Protecting the Constitutional right to bear arms
398Washington report: Young leaders in Nebraska agriculture
397From the Superintendent’s Desk : Draft Calendar 2013-14
397Final Point: Golf, cross country feats headline fall season successes
397A real leaning tree Christmas
397Teen Voice: Cyber War
397No Till Notes: Drilling edible beans
397News from Lincoln: Looking ahead to the 2016 Legislative session
397Washington Report: Innovation in agriculture
396Building Bridges: Tend to 2014 and be Happy, Happy, Happy
396Building Bridges: Dive into summer—dive into living
396Religious freedom or freedom to discriminate?
396Jane’s Secret, XCVIII: Clem’s onus
395Completely Different: The Disney princess debate: an exercise in the ridiculous
395No-Till Notes: Back in the field
395Capitol View: Lawmakers want to consider old friend, school foundation aid
395Capitol View: Lawmakers convene 2016 session
394Lyman Review: Dog fun
394In the Hills: Arbor Day in Nebraska
394At the Library: Book Review: “Landline” by Rainbow Rowell
394Support letters requested for airport
394Creativity dampened by standardized testing
393Totally Random: Trusting the fates
393Building Bridges: Asking officials to speak and work as a body
393Final Point: Citizen receives first honor for ‘Final Point’
393Guest Opinion: Property tax levies part of problem
393From the Capitol: Good Life, Great Opportunity
392Teen Voice: Trouble Maker or Hard Worker?
392Updates from NRD: NRD promotes conservation
392At the Monument: That old (historic) building
392Religious freedom must be protected
392Building Bridges: When ‘FAMILY’ and fellow Nebraskans are all you’ve got
392A Stray Moment: Library at Legion Park worth exploring
391Teen Voice: Say yes to branching out
391Building Bridges: Serve on the school board—or say no more
391At the Library: Words of Radiance by Brandon Sanderson
391In the Hills: Explore the state parks
391Building Bridges: “It’s happening” at the Harvest Festival
390Teen Voice: My School, Their Rules
389Teen Voice - On the outside looking In
388Teen Voice: Where is the love?
388Dear Nebraskans: Massachusetts should not determine Nebraska’s Presidential vote
388At the Monument: Art in National Parks
388Our View: Let the downtown revitalization begin
388Jane’s Secret LXIV: The rescue
387Life in the Rearview Mirror: Life enhancing memories
387Lyman Review: Taste of boot?
387Lyman Review: Sheep Royalty
387Curiosity Corner: A Christmas with Buffalo Bill
386Teen Voice: Living within our means
386Building Bridges: “New” will become a buzzword in the Valley
386News from Lincoln: Transgender issues need to be addressed
386News from Lincoln: Property tax relief still in the works
385Lyman Review: Something wicked this way comes
385Teen Voice: Self-expression
385Lyman Review: Branding Time
385Synchronicity:What brings me back
385Sychronicity: Thrive, don't just survive
385News from Lincoln: Time flies on legislative session
384Teen Voice: Twitter as sleep criminal
384Teen Voice: Previously unwritten cell phone rules
384Teen Voice: Saying Goodbye
384Miss Movies: Miss Movies recommends her top 10 films of 2013
384From the hill: Exposing a Rogue Regime
384Washington Report: Standing against abuses of power
383Teen Voice: New Year’s goals
383Building Bridges: Fair time—learn, respect, appreciate, enjoy!
383Teen Voice: Pancakes a better fundraising flavor
382Life in the Rearview Mirror: The world is a stage
381From the Superintendent’s Desk - Parent Teacher Conferences
381Lyman Review: The elusive farm cat
381Building Bridges: Don’t wait to develop
381Support emergency services personnel
381Fellow Nebraskans: Congratulations on graduation day
380Teen Voice: Serendipity
380Building Bridges: Awards are only part of our success
379Update From the NRD: Winter has arrived
379Lyman Review: Winter's dog
379Nature Notes: Love is in the air
379Creatures of the Night
379Capitol View: Corrections director knows challenge, forges ahead
379News from Lincoln: In praise of Nebraska’s citizens
378Political Cartoon by Doug Hoevet
378Welcome to Gering and the 92nd Oregon Trail Days Celebration.
378Totally Random: Happy Halloween
378Lyman Review: Nudge to the Butt
378Greetings from the State Capitol
378New at the Zoo: Volunteer at the Zoo
377What’s really going on with our water?
376Completely Different: The mystery of Vivian Maier
376Teen Voice: Congratulations, you’re awful
376Teen Voice: Inspire me
376Teen Voice: Footprints
376From the Capitol: The conduct we choose reflects our character
376Teen Voice: The clock is ticking
376Capitol View: Say goodbye to ConAgra, but don’t lament departure
375Teen Voice: Catfished
375Teeing Off: Persistence
375Update from the NRD: March updates from the NRD
375Building Bridges: Supporting our teachers supports our children
374Teen Voice: Pinning your interest
374Life in the Rearview Mirror: Experiencing life passion
374A Small World: Savoring county fair days
374Dear Fellow Nebraskans: We Are Proud of the Nebraska National Guard
374Dear Nebraskans: Technology helps serve Nebraskans
374Mayor’s Monthly: Moving on Gering’s momentum
374At the Monument: Where are the animals?
373From the Superintendent's Desk: School Safety and Security
373Our View: Pipeline not a solution to oil problems
373Their View: Goal post move unfair
372Teen Voice: What senior year taught me
372Life in the Rearview Mirror: Greensburg strong
372Across The Fence: The Harmar Campaign
371At the Library: “My Name is Resolute” By Nancy E. Turner
371At the Monument: Living History
371In My View: It’s never too early to start thinking about retirement
370Completely Different: That’s so Pinteresting
370Teen Voice: What is love?
370Up The Creek Without A Paddle: The NRD wants to do what with your money?
370Teen Voice: Hope for a New Year
370Updates from NRD: Happy New Year
370Jack’s Insights: Knowing harvest
370In the Hills: Learn the Dutch Oven
370Building Bridges: Honoring our blessings and our leaders
369From the Pastor's Pen: Lord, teach us to pray
369Across the Fence: FDR’s New Deal and the CCC
368Life in the Rearview Mirror: Adapt and adjust
368View of the Zoo: VIPs at RCD
368Notes from NRD: Thanks agricultural producers
368Lyman Review: A Tunnel of Birds
367Miss Movies: Ten movies for romance
367Totally Random: Where does it go?
367Fourth of July meetings
366From the Superintendent’s Desk - District purchase of building
366Completely Different - The magic of spring
366Building Bridges: Be American - help your candidate
366Building Bridges: Know DOVES and know about domestic violence
366
366Across The Fence: Victory at Valverde and on to Glorieta
365Our View: County Manager option leads to Good Old Boys' Club
365Completely Different: I go to seek a Great Perhaps
365At the Zoo: Spring in to the zoo
365Website Resources
365At the Monument: Junior Rangers
365At the Monument: Museum collections
364Life in the Rearview Mirror: Personal control of an individual response
364From the Pastor's Pen: Unbelievable breaking news
364Teen Voice: Holiday horrors
364In the Hills: Pollinators – the buzz
364Teen Voice: Unexpected joys of being a sibling
364Jane’s Secret column on hiatus
364Washington report: The hope of Christmas in an uncertain world
363Teeing Off: Mind Gym
363Letter to Editor clarifies drug testing policy
363At the Library: “The Master Switch” The rise and fall of information empires By Tim Wu
363News from Lincoln: Packing bill is a bad idea
363From the hill: Keeping America Safe
362Teeing Off: Lessons learned from golf
362Jane’s Secret LIX: Gertrude’s vow
362Lawmakers taking another shot at Medicaid expansion
361Life in the Rearview Mirror: I hate coffee
361Teen Voice: The daily struggle to a lifelong battle
361In the Hills: Awesome Amphibians and Rough Reptiles
361To whom are we thankful?
360Five Good Reasons to Create an Investment Strategy
360Teen Voice: Go ahead, make my day
360At the Monument: So You want to be a Ranger?
360From the hill: Drowning in Regulation
359Teen Voice: Body image
359Linked Lives
358Teen Voice: Home is where the heart is
357Teen Voice: What’s so great about pizza?
357From the Superintendent’s Desk - Financial Outlook for Gering Public Schools
357Teen Voice: Remember what you have
356Across the Fence: The Pony Express
356Teen Voice: Indulge In moderation
356Teen Voice: What I’ve learned
356Capitol View: Ricketts, some lawmakers want to put a lid on it, again
355Completely Different: New Year’s Resolutions
355Life in the Rearview Mirror: Work is more than a four-letter word
355Completely Different: Perfect memories made in imperfect moments
355Mom Knows Best: Is your grad ready to say goodbye?
354Our View: Childcare not school district’s role
354Our View: Confidentiality agreement disrespectful
354Capitol View: Credit Where Credit Is Due
354From the hill: Serving You
353Washington report: To protect Americans, stop underestimating ISIS
352College Thoughts: Rotten for the minds? Think again
352Building Bridges: Help! is the key word for the holidays
352Curiosity Corner: Exploring the Oregon Trail, backwards
351Teeing Off: The thing about state
351Be kind through communications
351In the Hills: Get to Know Our Feathered Travelers
351In the Hills: Nature for the Holidays
351News from Lincoln: Nebraska’s roads still a challenge
350Our View: County has some ‘splainin’ to do
350Teen Voice: Do It Anyway
350Rural America and immigration reform
350Christmas stories from Freshman Academy students
350Across the Fence: Ladies First or First Ladies
350News from Lincoln: Hog bill vote was disappointing
349Across The Fence: Antoine Barada, larger than life
349News from Lincoln: Celebrations mean making connections
347A Halloween Story: The scary dream
347A Stray Moment: Those we lost in 2014
347Across The Fence: From the Golden Gate to the Big Apple
347“The Ex” by Alafair Burke
347Washington Report: Improving rural air service
345A Stray Moment: Summer dreaming about the ’70s
344At the Library: “I Shall Be Near to You” By Erin Lindsay McCabe
344Capitol View: How Nebraska rates is a good tool
343No-Till Notes: Blue Dasher Farm
342Teen Voice: Taking time off, pays off
341Teen Voice: The Other Side
341Our View: Officials should take advantage of available training
340Our View: The elephant in the room
340From the hill: Stand Up for Life
339Washington report: A new chapter for the U.S. House
339Why parents are important
338
337
337Across The Fence: Charles Goodnight a Man of Indomitable Spirit (Part I)
337Across The Fence: Salt Creek Massacre, May 18, 1871
337No-Till Notes: 10 Tips, part 2
336Across The Fence: The Long Hard Pull
334News from Lincoln: State Senators visit western Nebraska
333No-Till Notes: A word about weed control
333News from Lincoln: Committee reviews property tax proposals
333Review: When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi
332Curiosity Corner: A Story of News
332Curiosity Corner: A forever Christmas
331
330Across The Fence: Old Julesburg and new
329Jane’s secret LVIII: Mr. Valentine
329A Stray Moment: Review: ‘The Book Thief’ steals the fiction stage
328Capitol View: Voters to decide death penalty issue
325Star Gazing: Earth Day call to action: we must do more
324
323Teen Voice: By my side until the newness wears off
323Jane’s secret LXI: Molly’s premonition
321
321News from Lincoln: Tourism can bolster economy
320From the hill: The Year Ahead
316Teen Voice: Too many activities leads to negative effects
316A national day of Thanksgiving
316No-Till Notes: Harvesting water
313From the hill: A Highway Bill for Nebraska
313Guest Editorial: Medicaid expansion creates unfair playing field
313From the Capitol: Legislative session progresses
312Curiosity Corner: The Boss of the Plains
311From the capitol: Honoring Our Veterans
311Washington report: Feeding a world in need
310Jane’s Secret, LXXX: Revealed at last
307Curiosity Corner: Amazing Grace
306Jane’s Secret: The Telling
301The Good Life: Reflecting on the first six years of the Gering Citizen
300An open letter to Trump supporters
295 The Blight Way – Bo Tully #1 - by Patrick F. McManus
295Across The Fence: Thunder Rolling Down the Mountain (Part I)
294Across The Fence: Fort Sanders: A Forgotten fort on the U. P. line
294Teen Voice: He’s my dad
294No-till Notes: Early registration discounts
294LR 35 is a dangerous proposition for our state and nation
293Across The Fence: The Solomon River Stampede
293From the capitol: The State of Nebraska Agriculture
291Across The Fence: Van Tassell
291No-Till Notes: 10 tips
290Guest View: Nebraska (property) tax system ‘dysfunctional’
288Jane’s Secret, XCVII: The vision
287Jane’s Secret, XCIII: Hazel’s story
287News From Lincoln: Legislative big crush begins
287Jack’s Insights: Research and Extension Center to undergo review
286From the hill: Working for you
285A Stray Moment: ‘The Man Who Fell to Earth’
285From the hill: The PAWS Act
284Across The Fence: The Butterfield Overland Mail
281No-Till Notes: Two-Thirds
281No-Till Notes: Water conservation, part 2
280Jack’s Insights: We could all benefit from more ‘think’ time
279No-Till Notes: Water Conservation, part 3
277Across the Fence: Re-writing Wyoming’s history
275Across The Fence: Edmund Guerrier: Custer’s scout in 1867
274Teen Voice: Character exceeds good grades
273From the hill: Giving Thanks
272The Good Life: All that remains is love
270From the hill: Protecting Our Local Communities
270News from Lincoln: TIF program gets abused
270A book review: Once Shadows Fall, by Robert Daniels
269Jane’s Secret, XC: Clem’s story
269Jane’s Secret, LXVII For heaven’s sake
269Across The Fence: The Zeek Homestead
268All Points West: The only stupid question
268 Giving thanks for family, faith and friends
267From the hill: Back to Where it All Began
267Jane’s Secret, XCI: Sticks and stones
267Teen Voice: Out with homework
267Jane’s Secret, XCVI: Threads
266From the capitol: A new era for the Nebraska National Guard
265Jane’s Secret LX: Stephen’s onus
264Across The Fence: No way to treat a lady
264Stop texting your wish-list to Santa
263A Stray Moment: Precious time is time shared
261Right up Your Allie: A new day, a new me
260Across The Fence: To Honor a Flag
260News from Lincoln: PROPERTY TAXES REMAIN THE NUMBER ONE FOCUS, BUT WHERE IS THE FIX?
258From the hill: Unprovoked dangers
258Teen Voice: Dating scene has come a long way
257Across The Fence: From Wounded Knee to the Land of Oz
257Jane’s Secret, XCIV: Hazel’s story, part II
256Jane’s Secret, LXVIII: An old wrong revealed
256No-Till Notes: Water Conservation, part 3
255No Till Notes: Saying uncle
255Jane’s Secret LXV Quicksand
255Compassion, respect don’t cost a thing
251Across the Fence: An Old Barn and new memories
250Across The Fence: Battle of Valverde and The Texas Lancers
249Across the Fence: Buffalo Baron, Charles Rath
249From the Capitol: Investing in infrastructure
248Across The Fence: Ms. Goodale and the Ghost Dance War (Part I)
248Across the Fence: A gathering of warriors at Arikaree Fork
246A Stray Moment: Je ne suis pas Charlie Hebdo
246Jane’s Secret, LXVI: The note
245Jane’s Secret LII: Eavesdroppers
245From the capitol: Budgeting the Nebraska Way
244The Good Life: There is good everywhere
244Across the Fence: Surrender, April 9, 1865
243Across The Fence: Road Trip and Discoveries
241Power of legumes
241Jane’s Secret LXII: True colors
240Our view: Getting the Gering plaza right
239Jane’s Secret LVII: A mystery revealed
238Senioritis: Get your seniors moving, grooving
233Jane's Secret LVI: A mystery part II
233From the capitol: Practicing Fiscal Restraint
232News From Lincoln: Session gets underway
231Jane’s Secret LIII: The bargain
231Jane’s Secret LXIII: Gertrude’s choice
231No-till Notes: CSC Classroom
231From the hill: Spurring Innovation
231From the Capitol: Prioritizing taxpayers
231No Till Notes: Seven billion plus
228Teen Voice: Looking to be teacher’s pet?
227Across The Fence: Charles Goodnight; A Man of Indomitable Spirit (Part II of II)
227In My View: It’s never too early to start thinking about retirement
225At the Monument: Domestic Animals on the Oregon Trail
225Building Bridges: Shovels and skills are as valuable as degrees
225Infamy - by Richard Reeves
225Teen Voice: Ready for the world? Get real
223Star Gazing: Arts programming, something to be considered
222No-Till Notes: Field Days, thank you
221No-Till Notes: PNTP Field Days
221From the capitol: It’s Fall in Nebraska
221Teen Voice: What makes young people truly outstanding?
220No-Till Notes: Water Conservation, part 2
219No-till Notes” Conservation Agriculture, part 2
219From the Hill: LEAP to New Opportunities
218Senior View: People get old, but hugs don’t
217Simply October
217From the capitol: Keeping Nebraska Safe
216Jane’s Secret LIV The bargain part II
216No-Till Notes: It’s more than no tillage
214No Till Notes: Moving Forward
212Across The Fence: The Youngest Discoverer
211At the Monument: Find Your Park
211No-Till Notes: Reminiscing
210A Stray Moment: Leonard Nimoy - Live long and prosper
210Across The Fence: Phileas Fogg gets bested by a girl
209Torn between now and somewhere down the line
208Achieving your dreams takes work
206The Good Life: Looking back on 2014
206No-Till Notes: Field Pea disease
205No-till Notes: Stripper head
204Rural mail will suffer with more mail plant closures
204Across The Fence: Ms. Goodale and The Ghost Dance War (Part III)
200Across The Fence: …and a Happy New Year.
199No-Till Notes: Irrigation rotation
195Tumbleweeds on the loose
195No-Till Notes: Power of Legumes, Part 4
194No Till Notes: Colorado Conservation Tillage Association Conference
193No-Till Notes: Field peas and age
193No-Till Notes: Observations, part 2
193Our View: City needs to hit green with eatery
192No Till Notes: Potential, part 2
191Anno Domini: It’s a Grand Old Flag
191Star Gazing: My father’s daughter
191No-Till Notes: Water conservation
185No-Till Notes: Observations
185No-Till Notes: The Power of Legumes, part II
182‘The Life We Bury’ by By Allen Eskens A book review
182The Pros: Doctors, Lawyers and...Teachers?
181No-Till Notes: Potential
181Our view: Let’s get the downtown we deserve
181No Till Notes: Residue levels
180No Till Notes: It’s All About the Carbon
180No-Till Notes: The power of legumes, part 3
176Jack’s Insights: Basing decisions on facts, not opinion
175No-Till Notes: No-Till Conference
173A mom’s thoughts on social media
172Building Bridges: On tourism and trash
170Letter to the Editor: A call to defend the U.S. Constitution
163A Stray Moment: Winter Wonderland (and Thank You to the Snow Crews)
162No-Till Notes: Path to Soil Health
162Review: ‘Half Bad’ by author Sally Green
161At the Monument: Bird Homes at the Bluff
158Our View: Lowering teen wage makes Nebraska small
158At the Monument: Geology and its impacts
158I love Thanksgiving
153At the Library: Very Good Lives by J.K. Rowling
152Our view: United we can build
149No-Till Notes: Path to Soil Health II
149Enjoy the festivities
142Easter
138Teen View: My crazy, wonderful life
137Our View: Law enforcement deserves respect
136Walkable, bikeable communities
135Building Bridges: The ‘School of Hard Knocks’ teaches life
131NRD Update: National Groundwater Awareness Week
129Taking Flight: From War Orphan to Star Ballerina At the Library
128Building Bridges: Building a bridge that lasts and endures
128Guest Opinion: Nebraska losing big-time
126Lyman Review: The Frozen Tundra
124At the Library:Neil Patrick Harris: Choose Your Own Autobiography
120Welcome home
118Teen View: My crazy, wonderful life
117At the Monument: Water, Will There Be Enough?
116At the Library: Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: And Other Lessons from the Crematory by Caitlin Doughty
113‘Is there something I can do?’
108At the Library: The Underground Girls of Kabul - In Search of a Hidden Resistance in Afghanistan
106Letter to the Editor
104Across the Fence: Oliver T. Jackson, Colorado pioneer
101
101Letter to the Editor - Injection well public hearing restricts participation
92Across the Fence: The War Horse
91Our View: A failure to communicate
90Letter to the Editor
87Letter to the Editor
85Our View: Streamlining is great...when all are informed
82Across the Fence: Armistice Day
78To The Editor
74Jane’s Secret LV A mystery
72Teen Voice: America, the great divide
35From the Capitol: Honor Them
29News from Lincoln: It’s your duty to vote
21Capitol View: The election is over, the results are well known
21Time to clean up your Facebook friends’ list
21Stakeholders weigh in on death penalty vote
20Washington Report: Thanking our veterans
Most Read News Stories of 2012
8185Jane's Secret, part X: The arrival
3553Across The Fence: C.B. Irwin: Wyoming’s “Giant Cowboy”
2023Teen Voice: Choosing CHOICES
1594All Points West: Making sense of Pokemon Go craze
1590Across the Fence: Trails across Nebraska
1483The Good Life: A new kind of goal this year
1442Across The Fence: Charley Nebo, cowboy; just passin’ through
1348A Stray Moment - A night owl born to an 8 to 5 world
1346The Oregon Trail’ by Rinker Buck
1329From the Superintendent's Desk: State report card
1309From the capitol: Customer Friendly Government
1253All Points West: We’re on the same team
1162Capitol View: What have we become America? Where are the answers?
1160The Good Life: Thanks for reading
1048Across The Fence: Portugee Phillips and a horse named Dandy
1046Across The Fence: The Pawnee and human sacrifice
1014Dynasty made Gering the biggest little town in Nebraska
965From the capitol: An Unfair and Unjust Law
958Across The Fence: Barbecue Campbell and the XIT
931The final decades of Howard Hughes after his fake death
907Across the Fence: Missing; Nelson Buck survey party
904Curiosity Corner: Playing the Nebraska license plate game
904The Good Life: Memorial Day more than barbeque
902News from Lincoln: Cooperation assures fire safety
897Building Bridges: #speaklife is a goal for students, a goal for all
894Capitol View: Term limits, partisan governor changing Nebraska Legislature
891Across the Fence: Class of ’67, last remnants of home
891All Points West: The energy to do things right
885No-Till Notes: "Different Approaches"
869Totally Random: Hemp: considering the real benefits of the miracle plant
868Across the Fence: Black Hills Gold and the Thoen Stone
862All Points West: Long live great coffee
856Capitol View: Plans coming together for 150th birthday
848All Points West: Bullying death shocks family
810Capitol View: Term limits tossing out 11 veterans
797All Points West: Closing time at the Citizen
792Across The Fence: Ms. Goodale and the Ghost Dance War (Part II of III)
773Capitol View: National Republican Convention 60 years ago had Nebraska twist
771Capitol View: Prison inmates and staff, more than just numbers
769Teen Voice: DC trip offered a spectrum of humanity
763Washington Report: Excellence in economic development
759Across the Fence: Cheyenne County, Nebraska: cattle country
756All Points West: Coming home, a veteran’s perspective on what it means
755Across The Fence: Amos Bad Heart Bull
755Book Review: The Bone Clocks by David Mitchell
754Capitol View: Nice or not, Tourism Commission dealings under the microscope
740All Points West: Hitting a milestone, plus one
734Across the Fence: Roosevelt’s campaign tour of the west
731Battle of Summit Springs, part II: Warpath to White Bear Creek
729No-Till Notes: Cheat grass
721Across the Fence: Battle of Summit Springs, Part I: Tall Bull Killed
720All Points West: Looking for holiday inspiration?
719All Points West: Here’s to qualified moms everywhere
712Capitol View: The end is near, haste makes waste
710News from Lincoln: Positive impact of schools, business
707Curiosity Corner: Rattlesnakes: the good, the bad, and the ugly
706Anno Domini: The memorial nobody wants
700Across the Fence: Judge Roy Bean : Texas prizefight promoter
696Capitol View: The interim, that awkward time
694All Points West: Newspapers still hold value
694Washington Report: Working together to fight overreach
690All Points West: Having our Park cake, and eating it too
689Across The Fence: Hinhan Kaga Paha
688All Points West: Staying alive in the gun trade
679A look at - and helping - the State of the Valley
678Capitol View: The Hall of Fame Commission wants to hear from you
676Capitol View: Death and taxes, perennial issue draws attention
674Anno Domini: Independence, an ideal worth celebrating
674Anno Domini: Ask the digital dust
674All Points West: We couldn’t stop the fire
674Teen Voice: Leaving a leader’s legacy
672Across the Fence: Sioux Ordnance Depot: stories to be told
669Across the Fence: Here lies Major Alexander Culbertson
667Anno Domini: The Textbook of Freedom
665All Points West: Rising above ourselves
659Anno Domini: On this remembering day
659The Good Life: A holiday recipe for peace
658Across The Fence: Freedom Triumphant Over War and Peace
656Across the Fence: All aboard the Transcontinental Express
656Capitol View: Voting no? Do you have a better solution?
653Washington Report: Power of the Purse
653Capitol View: The watched pot begins to boil
652Across The Fence: Steamboats on the Missouri
651Curiosity Corner: An Uncommon Christmas Story
648Capitol View: Wild life proposal costly but worthwhile
648Across The Fence: The Hat Creek Outpost
646Across the Fence: Pawnee legends in the Nebraska Panhandle
645Teen Voice: Playing backup goalie was the best thing
644Anno Domini: We gather together
644Washington report: Young Nebraskans serving community and country
643In My View: Defying disabilities
638Observations Only : White water
638Jane’s Secret, XXXX: A tale of mayhem
638Capitol View: State aid proposal just might make some sense
636All Points West: Suffering from American-itis:
636Teen Voice: Ignoring sex in
630Washington: Protecting taxpayers
627Anno Domini: Still flying high at 239
627Capitol View: One year later, some things have changed
624Across The Fence: A Fourth of July Montage
623Washington Report: Reining in a lawless EPA
620From the hill: “Hello” World
619Across the Fence: Charles Badger Clark
618Across the Fence: Burnett’s Mound and the Topeka tornado
616Teen Voice: That was intense
615Across the Fence - Catherine’s boys
615Observations Only: Gone away
612Across The Fence: Flossie, love child of the eighties.
612Washington Report: Obamacare’s continued co-op failures
610All Points West: One of the dog days of summer
609Across The Fence: The hanging of Cornelius Donahue a.k.a. John A. Hurley
607Capitol View: Legislature overrides gubernatorial vetoes
606Across The Fence: The Three Guardsmen
603All Points West: Taking action against child abuse
601Capitol View: Considering additional education choices
600Washington Report: Competing in a global economy
599Across the Fence: Bose Ikard; Texas Cowboy
599From the hill: Connecting Through Safe Skies
598Capitol View: Yes, Virginia, the Legislature has done something, so far
598Underground Airlines by Ben H. Winters
598Across the Fence: For what do we give thanks?
597Across The Fence: Billy Dixon; Plainsman, Hunter, Indian fighter and Scout
594Across The Fence: A day For thanks
594Capitol View: The 103rd Legislature is history … finally
593Capitol View: Veterans’ treatment court idea just makes sense
592Capitol View: The Legislature did provide tax relief
592Capitol View: Could they get elected again?
592Anno Domini: Memories like starlight
591Capitol View: There was more to the session than just the big ticket items
591Capitol View: Nebraska Democrats - yes Democrats - making some noise
591News from Lincoln: Senator celebrates cowboy culture
589Capitol View: Lincoln Highway captures spotlight
588Across the Fence; Massacre on the Marias River
587From the hill: Good Neighbors
586From the hill: Kerrie On
585A Stray Moment: Earth Day, am I doing my part?
585Curiosity Corner: Prince of the prairies, the windmill
583Capitol View: Delay tactics a gamble as session draws to a close
583Washingorn report: American leadership needed in a chaotic world
583Curiosity Corner: A very bad, bad storm
583Capitol View: Nebraska has lost another statesman
582From the hill: Accountability Matters
582All Points West: Nation at a crossroads after 9-11
580A Stray Moment: In praise of encouragement
580A Stray Moment: Learning how to walk
580Across the Fence: Old barns and memories
578Across The Fence: The Spanish Flu
578Across The Fence: Over The Edge; Niagara’s Argonauts
576Across the Fence: Discovering Ed Stemler
574Across the Fence: Aftermath: Part III, The Battle of Summit Springs
574From the Hill: We must unite to defeat ISIL
573Across the Fence: Amanda
573A Stray Moment: Robin Williams – Good night sweet prince
573Teen Voice: Learning a second language allows for empathy
572Across the Fence: Dull Knife’s Quest, part 1
572A Stray Moment: Star Trek: Infinite diversity in infinite combinations
572Across the Fence: The hand dug well
572A Stray Moment: Having a blast on the Fourth of July
571Capitol View: It sounded like a good idea at first
571Teen Voice: A life worth living
570A Stray Moment: Tacos! Our embarrassment of riches
570Capitol View: Legislature to tackle meatier issues
570Across The Fence: Grandpa’s Grays
569Capitol View: Four fountains becoming a capitol reality, finally
567News from Lincoln: New technology brings new challenges
566Across The Fence; ‘Johnny Appleseed’ of the Oregon Trail
566From the capitol: Growing Overseas Trade
565Capitol View: Clock keeps tickin,’ many issues remain unresolved
565Capitol View: Redistricting needs new procedure
565All Points West: A prairie pursuit of happiness
564Capitol View: Memorial Day is over, it must be summer
563A Stray Moment: Prince – When Doves Cry
562Anno Domini: Charlie Brown’s Christmas Miracle
560All Points West: Time for gathering around the table
559From the Hill: May in Nebraska
558Across The Fence: Jules, Jack and lawless justice
558Across The Fence: Massacre Canyon
557Our View: Why rush the interlocal agreement?
556Observations Only: Critical thinking
556Across the Fence: John Colter, the first mountain man
555Capital View: Can prison reform survive property tax relief?
555Teen Voice: Rape decision sends wrong message
554Jane’s Secret, XXIII: Molly’s plan
554Our View: Community responsible for kids
554All Points West: Getting to the truth of the matter
554Washington report: Helping Nebraska producers feed the world
554Capitol View: Legal battle continues over Panhandle fracking decision
549From the capitol: A System That Cares
548From the Hill: Working for Offutt
547Across the Fence: A Cheyenne weekend
547Thinking About Health: The challenge of signing up for Obamacare
547Across The Fence: Scalped at Plum Creek
547Across the Fence: The Battle of Hungry Hill
547Bulldog Time: Teachers need to adjust their Habitudes
547Jane’s Secret, CXI: A bloody Day
546Totally Random: December 6, the day I lived
546Across the Fence: Prelude to Battle
546Washington Report: Joining forces to fight red tape
545Observations Only: Sister lost
545Across the Fence: Cynthia Ann Parker, Comanche captive
545Across The Fence: Celebrating the 120th anniversary of the Chadron to Chicago Cowboy Race, part I
545Anno Domin: The backroads of my mind
545Capitol View: It’s that awkward time of year
544The Good Life: Through my father’s eyes
543News from Lincoln: Senator addresses aging population
542Jane’s Secret, XXXII Jane’s Bad Day
542Guest Column: Tax reform can add certainty to budget picture
541Building Bridges: Turning a space into a sense of place
541All Points West: A warm feeling on a big winter day
541All Points West: Led by our tongues
541Capitol View: Partisan politics, debates and complaints
540Across the Fence: On the Old Chisholm Trail
540Across The Fence: Captain Silas S. Soule; The face of moral courage
540Capitol View: What just happened? Is it over yet?
539Across the Fence: Bloody Pocket, the final battle
539Observations Only: Expect the best, part II
539Across The Fence: The Christmas Truce of 1914
538Across the Fence: Rural free delivery
538The Good Life: Today we celebrate Global Oneness Day
534Across The Fence: The Pawnee on Pumpkin Creek
533The Good Life: It’s hard to believe, the Citizen is four years old
533Washington report: Why we need international tax reform
533Washington: Mindful of our heroes
532Jane’s Secret, XXVII: Town Meeting
532Across the Fence: When Lady Luck sleeps
532Jane’s secret, CVIII: Bridget’s lament
532No-Till Notes: Managing your bucket
531Anno Domini: Giving thanks for what matters
531News from Lincoln: Educating our youth about Nebraska
530Jack’s Insights – April 2016
530Washington Report: A better way to help those in need
529Across The Fence: Moc-chi, A Southern Cheyenne warrior
529Across the Fence: A Cowboy kind of Christmas
529Jane’s Secret, CXIV: The secret
529Curiosity Corner: If old barns could talk
529Teen Voice: Having Faith, the world is beautiful
528Across the Fence: Fort Mitchell on the Great Platte River Road
527Observations Only: Going home
527Teen Voice: What diabetes taught me
527Across the Fence: The Overland Camel Company
527Across The Fence: First train from Saply Grove
527Across The Fence: Deserters or Outcasts; Three who left. (Part I)
526Across the Fence - Boston: April 18, 1775
526Teen Voice: Nobody else can lower you
526For What it’s Worth: Getting along with family, post election
524Completely Different: The bucket list phenomenon
524The Good Life - The worst day on record at the Citizen
524A Stray Moment: For the love of theatre
524The Good Life: Christina Baker’s mom: Thank you
524Across the Fence: New eyes on the Panhandle
524Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret, XLII: Sunflowers
524No-Till Notes: Looking Back
524Across the Fence: David F. Cook and ‘Indian Joe’
523A Stray Moment: - The case for Hagel
523Teen Voice: The gift of caring
523Teen Voice: Writing love on our hearts
523Jane’s Secret XLVIII: Jane’s agenda
523Across the Fence: The Battle of Coon Creek
522Curiosity Corner: Black Robe and Horse Creek Treaty
521Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret XLIV: Jail break
520Jane's Secret XXXIV: Gin Rummy
520Teen Voice: Is respect dead?
519 Across The Fence: County Fair
518Jane’s secret, XXVI: The suitcase
518Across The Fence: Mustangs on Pumpkin Creek
518Across the Fence: Before Barbed Wire
518Washington report: Addressing the rising cost of higher education
518Teen Voice: Teen slang
517A ‘city’ kid goes to the fair
517Across the Fence: The Blizzard of ‘49
517Capitol View:Lawmakers see the faces of the uninsured
517Jane’s Secret, CVII: The meeting, part II
516The Good Life: A farm girl in my heart
516Across the Fence: The Spring Creek Raid
515A Stray Moment: All's well that ends well, usually
515Jane’s Secret, CIV: Fool’s luck part II
514Across The Fence: Justice in the Big Horn Basin
514Washington report: Conservative Champions
513Across the Fence: Wasicu Wakan
513Across the Fence: Standing on the wagon
513News from Lincoln: Concluding the 2016 Legislative Session
512A Stray Moment: A voice from the past, haunting myself
512Thinking about Health: Getting insurance under the Affordable Care Act
511Jane’s Secret, part XXII: While the cat’s away
511All Points West: Living outside my comfort zone
511Jane’s Secret, CIX: Windfall
510Teen Voice: Until we say goodbye
510Across the Fence; Prelude to the Red River War of 1874
510Observations Only: A day in August
510Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret XLV: Gun smoke
508The Good Life: The best Christmas gift
508A Stray Moment: I love Sookie Stackhouse
508Across the Fence: Fact, fiction or fragmented dreams?
508Jane’s Secret, XXV: Mysteries
508Observations Only: Waiting time
508Jane’s Secret, CVI: The meeting
508Capitol View: Pay attention to death penalty ballot wording
507Jane’s Secret XXXVII: A starry night
507Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret, XLIII: Jail house rock
507The Good Life: Honoring our pioneer legacy
506Across The Fence: Billy Dixon at Adobe Walls, June 1874
506A Stray Moment: Goodbye old house – sorting their things
506Jane’s Secret, CII: Fool’s bargain, part II
506In my view: Citizens back protecting themselves
505History Revisited:A Stray Moment: Life (and death) on the Oregon Trail
505News from Lincoln: Group studies state’s economic future
504Observations Only: Sisters lost, part IV
504Observations Only: Good and evil
504A Stray Moment: Brand new used cars
504A Stray Moment: Football – Violence, Death, and Denial
503Teen Voice: Family for all intents and purposes
502A Stray Moment : Carry the weight
502Washington Report: Regulation rewind rolls on
502From the hill: A Bipartisan Biotech Compromise
501A Stray Moment: God Knows
501Across the Fence: Remembering English Joe
501The Good Life: What a wild ride it’s been
501A Stray Moment: To honor them all their days
501From the Capitol: Holding government accountable
500Jane’s Secret, XXIV: The last drive
500Across the Fence: The Colorado Coalfield War
500Across the Fence: Who was Martha Jane Canary?
500No-Till Notes: Different Approaches Part II
499What's the deal with organic milk?
499Across the Fence: Investigation at Spring Creek
499No Till Notes:
499Teen Voice: Against all odds? No sweat
498Jane’s Secret, part XX: Change of plans
498All Points West: We shall not give into fear
497A Stray Moment: Without a net
497Jane’s Secret, XXXIII: Night walk
495A Stray Moment: Now is the winter of our disconnect
495Across The Fence: The Heartland plague of 1874-75
495The Good Life: The lasting effects of bullying
494The Good Life: A time to be proud of our ancestors
494Across The Fence: New England’s Heroine Scalptress
494Teen Voicen: Is there a cure for Senioritis?
494All Points West: Activiate! summit needs your ideas
493A Stray Moment: World War Two is not forgotten
493The Good Life: Extending grace, the lost art
493Building Bridges: Objectivity and fairness make a winning plan
493Capitol View: Someday you can get there from here
492Across The Fence: Crow Dog, Spotted Tail’s assassin
491The Good Life: Cooler breezes bring anticipation of fall
491Across the Fence: Six went to the gallows
491Jane’s Secret XLX: Day’s end
491From the hill: Nebraska’s Special Heroes
490Observations Only: A matter of paradox
490Across The Fence: The Eighth Wonder of the World
489Across the Fence: Ah-ho-appa (fallen leaf)
489Observations Only: Curious things
489Observations Only: Reality check
489Observations Only: Final moment
489A Stray Moment: Thanksgiving myths and traditions
489Across the Fence: Ned Dunlap: Kearney’s only Cow Boy
488Time keeps flowing like a river
488Observations Only: Temptation
488Across The Fence: “…a date that will live in infamy.”
488Anno Domini: Curtain Call: A Song for a Friend
488News from Lincoln: The 2016 session is winding down
488News from Lincoln: Going under the knife
487Completely Different: The good, the bad, and the remedy
487The Good Life: People of the Valley, we have a choice
486Jane’s Secret, Part XVIV: Crystal Waters
486Washington Report: Keeping meat on the menu
486Small Business: Group ranks Nebraska among worst for taxes
485Jane’s Secret, XXX: A new wrinkle
485 Across the Fence: ‘Aunt Sally’ and Dakota Gold
485Observations Only: The awful truth
485Observations Only: A sad week
485Observations Only: The vigil
485Teen Voice: To the future
485Across the Fence: Deserters or outcasts; Three who left (Part II)
485Across The Fence: Barbecue Campbell and the XIT
485Capitol View: Property tax debate continues as session winds down
485Jane’s Secret, CX: Final arrangements
484Across The Fence: Crazy Horse’s Last Battle
484Jane’s Secret LII: Eavesdroppers
484Capitol View: Let the state budget planning, whining begin
484Capitol View: Trying times, bright spots at corrections
483From the Superintendent’s Desk - Option Enrollment
482The Good Life: Mom, my partner in life
482Observations Only: Saint Marge
482A Stray Moment: O Holy Night
481Across the Fence: Dull Knife’s Quest: Part 2 of 2
481Jane’s Secret, part XXI: Gertrude’s Agenda
481Jane’s Secret, XXVIII: Lame Johnny
481Observations Only: Afraid of the dark
481Why you should visit the zoo in February
480Observations Only: A gift of serenity
480Jane’s Secret XXXV: Bugs and things
480Observations Only: The last toothpick
480Jane’s Secret, XLI Black widow spider
480Across the Fence: The Cholera Corridor
479The Good Life: Innovation and young energy enriches us all
479Observations Only: Indifferent love
479Across the Fence: Roy Bean; scoundrel with a law book
479A Stray Moment: A ‘city boy’ visits the Harvest Festival
478Observations Only: A fine line
478Jane’s Secret, XXIX: Fred’s debacle
478Building Bridges: Chautauqua will bring out the best in everyone
477Observations Only: Uneventful flight
477No-Till Notes: Water Funding Task Force
477Teen Voice: Thanksgiving
477Jane’s Secret XLVII: A stormy afternoon
477A Stray Moment: My brother, a canoe, and Big Lake Alice
476Observations Only: A soul's journey, part III
476Jane’s Secret XLIX: Phillip’s agenda
475Observations Only: Off to the races
475Jane’s Secret XLVI: Sour grapes
475News from Lincoln: Senator seeks EMT tax exemption
475Curiosity Corner: Ella Lanouette, Beloved pioneer woman
474Observations Only: A soul's journey, part two
474Building Bridges: Being grateful for the hardships in life
474A Stray Moment: Time to get moving
474Across The Fence: Three Queens, Women in Rodeo.
473Totally Random: Astrology: It’s all in the stars…
473Building Bridges: Save the world, educate through agriculture
472Observations Only: A matter of matter
472Observations Only: Fuzzy angel
472Jane’s Secret, XXXVIII: Bad girls
472No Till Notes: Final Stop
472Jane’s Secret, C: The first goodbye
471Observations Only: Curious things, part II
471The Good Life: The two different types of business people
470Jane's Secret, XXXI: Sixes and sevens
470The Christmas Story
470News from Lincoln: Health services continue to improve
470Skeletons, Part XVII: The letter
469Jane’s Secret LI: The telling
469Book review: The Girls – by Emma Cline
468Observations Only: A soul’s journey
468From the Superintendent’s Desk: Thanks for the memories
468Across The Fence: Union Pacific robbery at Big Springs
468Building Bridges: Planning now for tourism season 2014
468Jane’s Secret, CV: The quarrel
467Observations Only: Beginnings
467Jane’s Secret XXXVI:  The dream
467Observations Only: One more time
467Washington report: Opportunities for young Nebraskans
466Observations Only: The vision
466Observations Only: Hog wash
466 Across the Fence: Remembering Armistice Day
466Building Bridges: Building us up to be what others see
466Building Bridges: Regionalism should be focus of our core-idor
466News from Lincoln: Senator requests priority for dignity act
465Observations Only: Willfulness
465Observations Only: The need to understand
465Across The Fence: “Medicine Bill”
464Observations Only: The last goodbye
463A last look at the Nebraska Zone
463Observations Only: Sisters lost, part two
463Observations Only: Expect the best
463Observations Only: A good daughter
463Arts Scene: Theatre West’s Les Miserables not to be missed: Anniversary production proves to be a memorable winner
463All Points West: A community on the move
463Teen Voice: ACTing out
463Squirrel hunting teaches survival skills
462Building Bridges: Five years old IS a milestone
462Teen Voice: Social media preys on short attention spans
461Observations Only: The shadow of error
461Teen Voice: My rebellion
461No-Till Notes: Dakota Lakes Dry Land Rotations
460Teen Voice: Shopping days or holidays?
460Building Bridges – Teens in the Driver Seat is a program for LIFE
459Letters to the Editor
459At the Library: An Irish Country...The Novels of Patrick Taylor
459All Points West: The better qualities of leadership
458I'm falling for Tumblr?
458Observations Only: Sisters lost, part III
458Observations Only: The unvarnished truth
458Nebraska Beef: It’s What’s For Dinner
456Observations Only: Divine spirit
456Teen Voice: I’ll be healthy – tomorrow
456Building Bridges: Cleaning up for company--or not--reveals a lot
456All Points West: Huskers win hearts and minds at Holiday Bowl
456Wind Farms Expand, But Can They Survive Political Wrangling?
456A Stray Moment: Reflections on Oregon Trail Days
456Guest Columnist: Nebraska takes more from taxpayers, when compared with other states
455Across The Fence: Last Christmas
454Political Cartoon by Doug Hoevet
454The Good Life: We are the Valley’s emissaries
454Totally Random: Life’s ripples
454SBNM View: Do you want to be a VIP?
454No-Till Notes: American Society of Agronomy
453Across the Fence: When Fiddler quit running
453Totally Random: My journey, life after living
453From the hill: Remembering the Fallen
453Curiosity Corner: Roubidoux mysteries, part II
453Golden Spade
452Observations Only: Divine prompts
452All Points West: Never far from the trail
451News from Lincoln: State to release plan to fight Alzheimer’s
451Capitol View: Can Nebraska afford another assault on Cash Reserve Fund?
450No-Till Notes: Plan to attend 2014 No-Till Conference
450Washington report: Keeping our commitment to Nebraska veterans
450Capitol View: Warning: Election Year Legislative session ahead
450From the hill: Nebraska’s Heroes
449Completely Different: The game is afoot, a look at Sherlock Holmes
448Observations Only: Choices
448Jane’s Secret, CIII: Fool’s luck
448From the capitol: Infrastructure Facilitates Life
447Barr’s Bacon Wrapped Fantasy Picks: A rookie's guide to drafting your dream team
447Teen Voice:  Body bashing and self-image
447No-Till Notes: “Fish and Mud”
447News from Lincoln: The Forecasting Board met, priority designation is completed
447Capitol View: Newbies and a shortfall = toxic mix in next Legislature
447Teen View: Seasons come and seasons go
446Building Bridges: Seeking a big win out of the 4th quarter
446No-Till Notes: Drilling Edible Beans, part 2
446Jane’s Secret, CI Fools bargain
445Across the Fence: Celebrating the 120th anniversary of the Chadron to Chicago Cowboy Race, part II
445At the Monument: Night Sky
445Capitol View: They’re back, and look what they brought with them
444Observations Only: Journey's end
444Book Review: I Forgot to Remember By Su Meck
444No-Till Notes:Enjoyable meeting
442Building Bridges: Following the spirit of Gering
442No-Till Notes: Harvesting water
442Washington Report: Keeping government accessible
441Jane’s secret, CXVI: The telling
440Building Bridges: Oregon Trail Days—making our present a celebrated past
440Reach out for challenges
440No-Till Notes: The value of water
440Curiosity Corner: A Tale of Two Giants: Frederic and Theodore
439Teen: Voice : Drinking enough water
439No-til Notes: Changing plans
438The Lyman Review: I love baby ducks
438News from Lincoln: Filibuster kills gun rights bill
438From the hill: A Safer Place
438From the Hill: Providing Better Health Care for Our Children
437Building Bridges: Observing bullies, abuse and pastors
437No-Till Notes: Enjoyable Day
437Anno Domini: A time when manners were more important
436Building Bridges: Love your enemies
436Healthy: What you believe, you become
435Lyman Review: Now that's a set of handlebars!
435
435Washington Report: A better way to empower Americans
434From the Superintendent’s Desk - Haig and Aurora Buildings
434No-Till Notes: Annual PNTP Tour
433No-Till Notes: Joe Franks Memorial
433Teen View: Attitude of gratitude
432Across The Fence: Relay race to Roseburg
432From the hill: EPA mandates are harming Nebraskans
431Teen Voice: Stress test
431Guest Editorial: The future of health care at Regional West
431For the love of the game – best courses in the valley
431Rotary International observes World Polio Day Oct. 24
430Cat on a Hot Tin Roof a mixed bag
430Jane’s Secret, CXIII: New York
429Observations Only: The visit
429In the Hills: Nebraska Bighorn Sheep
429No-Till Notes: "Harvest"
429At the Library: Son by Lois Lowry
429News from Lincoln: Legislation addressed parks system
428Across the Fence: The much maligned Ms. Watson
428Teen Voice: Sticks and stones
428News from Lincoln: Senator fights for local control
427No-Till Notes: 10 tips, part 3
426Completely Different: The Marilyn Monroe conundrum
426Capitol View: Pig ownership may be defining moment in urban-rural relations
425Across the Fence: Lions, wolves and bears
425Guest Voices…
425Building Bridges: Celebrating the Bulldog homecoming
424Completely Different: What’s speech got to do with it?
424Totally Random: October, the pink month
424From the hill: Healing Our Nation
424From the Capitol: Budget balanced
423News from Lincoln: Veterans Day
422Teen Voice: Equality
422Letters to the Editor
420Across the Fence: The Great Solomon River Stampede
420Dear Fellow Nebraskans: Collegebound Nebraska
419Life in the Rearview Mirror: The Moments we live for
419Teen Voice: Dealing with stress
419Building Bridges: Pause a moment...save a child’s life
419Capitol View: Where’s the peace and joy in border closings and gun-free zones?
419All Points West: The mind is a terrible thing to waste
417From the Superintendent’s Desk: Summer School – 2013
417A Small World: Special guest
417A Small World: Legends week promises fun for everyone
417No-till Notes: Moving forward
417View from Capitol Hill: Solutions for our economy and the budget
417Letter to the editor
417Jane’s Secret, XCVIX: Endings and beginnings
416Teen Voice: Fifty reasons to smile
416Welcome to the ‘New’ in Gering
416The Good Life: Eclipse, a metaphor for life
415Teen Voice: Being a girl
415Lyman Review: Goat-chasing cardio
415Washington Report: Honoring America’s heroes
414Completely Different: Do you know John Green?
414Teen Voice: Silence
414Dear Fellow Nebraskans: Governor’s Ag Conference overview
414From the capitol: Maintaining Local Control
413Lyman Review: Devil calf
413Coach Schadwinkel promoted strong sense of tradition
413Gering freshmen introduce personalities, styles: Writing assignment encourages students to let individualism shine
412Teen Voice: The rivalry
412Teen Voice: Positive effects of social media
412Capitol View: A new twist just might get health insurance for the working poor
411Curiosity Corner : The tale of the travelling train station
411Completely Different: It's all in the family
411From the Hill: More Work Ahead
411Jane’s Secret, XCV: Hazel’s decision
411Think about manufacturing at polls
410Teen Voice: Go ahead, make my day
410Capitol View: Throwing stones at a stubborn man
410VA wrestles with health care system changes
409Jane’s Secret, part VIII: Molly's plan
409Teen Voice: Shadow art
409Completely Different: Hey there, four eyes!
409No-Till Notes: Last chance for North, South Dakota tour
409
408Teen Voice: Don’t be fooled by fads
408Teen Voice: The need to get away
408Prairie Dogs
408Capitol View: Lengthy debate, little progress as Legislature grinds on
406Across the Fence: Just For the Thrill of It
406Across The Fence: Battle of the Wabash: St. Clair’s Defeat
405Totally Random: I’m a backwards reader
405Jack’s Insights: A word about weed control
405News from Lincoln: Greetings from the Capitol
404From the Superintendent’s Desk: Early Childhood Education
404Teen Voice: Learning calculus more than numbers
404Teen Voice: Gleek tragedy
404Lyman Review: The love goat
404Dear Nebraskans: Nebraska is the place for business
404News from Lincoln: Nebraska needs tax reform
404Curiosity Corner: Using the brain
404From the capitol: Growing a Culture of Life
403Totally Random: The Golden Rule
403A Small World: Chokecherry season evokes memories of yesterday
403Building Bridges: Be a Destination Ambassador
403
403From the Hill: Protecting Your Financial Decisions
402Teeing Off: Around the Green
402At the Library: March into a good book
402At the Library: One Zentangle a Day
402Washington: Service to Nebraskans comes first
401Teen Voice: The benefits of online learning
401Our View: Come home to Nebraska, but not just anywhere
401Guest Voice: If I could do it over again
401Lyman Review: One mean chicken
401Gering ninth graders answer the questions of life
401Teen Voice: Thankful for memories, hard work
400Jane’s Secret, part II: Gertrude’s choice
400Across The Fence: By the dawn’s early light
399Washington report: Protecting the Constitutional right to bear arms
398Washington report: Young leaders in Nebraska agriculture
397From the Superintendent’s Desk : Draft Calendar 2013-14
397Final Point: Golf, cross country feats headline fall season successes
397A real leaning tree Christmas
397Teen Voice: Cyber War
397No Till Notes: Drilling edible beans
397News from Lincoln: Looking ahead to the 2016 Legislative session
397Washington Report: Innovation in agriculture
396Building Bridges: Tend to 2014 and be Happy, Happy, Happy
396Building Bridges: Dive into summer—dive into living
396Religious freedom or freedom to discriminate?
396Jane’s Secret, XCVIII: Clem’s onus
395Completely Different: The Disney princess debate: an exercise in the ridiculous
395No-Till Notes: Back in the field
395Capitol View: Lawmakers want to consider old friend, school foundation aid
395Capitol View: Lawmakers convene 2016 session
394Lyman Review: Dog fun
394In the Hills: Arbor Day in Nebraska
394At the Library: Book Review: “Landline” by Rainbow Rowell
394Support letters requested for airport
394Creativity dampened by standardized testing
393Totally Random: Trusting the fates
393Building Bridges: Asking officials to speak and work as a body
393Final Point: Citizen receives first honor for ‘Final Point’
393Guest Opinion: Property tax levies part of problem
393From the Capitol: Good Life, Great Opportunity
392Teen Voice: Trouble Maker or Hard Worker?
392Updates from NRD: NRD promotes conservation
392At the Monument: That old (historic) building
392Religious freedom must be protected
392Building Bridges: When ‘FAMILY’ and fellow Nebraskans are all you’ve got
392A Stray Moment: Library at Legion Park worth exploring
391Teen Voice: Say yes to branching out
391Building Bridges: Serve on the school board—or say no more
391At the Library: Words of Radiance by Brandon Sanderson
391In the Hills: Explore the state parks
391Building Bridges: “It’s happening” at the Harvest Festival
390Teen Voice: My School, Their Rules
389Teen Voice - On the outside looking In
388Jane’s Secret, part VII Clem’s confession
388Teen Voice: Where is the love?
388Dear Nebraskans: Massachusetts should not determine Nebraska’s Presidential vote
388At the Monument: Art in National Parks
388Our View: Let the downtown revitalization begin
388Jane’s Secret LXIV: The rescue
387Jane’s Secret, part IX: Mrs. Huber’s chagrin
387Life in the Rearview Mirror: Life enhancing memories
387Lyman Review: Taste of boot?
387Lyman Review: Sheep Royalty
387Curiosity Corner: A Christmas with Buffalo Bill
386Teen Voice: Living within our means
386Building Bridges: “New” will become a buzzword in the Valley
386News from Lincoln: Transgender issues need to be addressed
386News from Lincoln: Property tax relief still in the works
385Lyman Review: Something wicked this way comes
385Teen Voice: Self-expression
385Lyman Review: Branding Time
385Synchronicity:What brings me back
385Sychronicity: Thrive, don't just survive
385News from Lincoln: Time flies on legislative session
384Across the Fence: Building Barns
384Teen Voice: Twitter as sleep criminal
384Teen Voice: Previously unwritten cell phone rules
384Teen Voice: Saying Goodbye
384Miss Movies: Miss Movies recommends her top 10 films of 2013
384From the hill: Exposing a Rogue Regime
384Washington Report: Standing against abuses of power
383Teen Voice: New Year’s goals
383Building Bridges: Fair time—learn, respect, appreciate, enjoy!
383Teen Voice: Pancakes a better fundraising flavor
382Life in the Rearview Mirror: The world is a stage
381From the Superintendent’s Desk - Parent Teacher Conferences
381Lyman Review: The elusive farm cat
381Building Bridges: Don’t wait to develop
381Support emergency services personnel
381Fellow Nebraskans: Congratulations on graduation day
380Teen Voice: Serendipity
380Building Bridges: Awards are only part of our success
379Update From the NRD: Winter has arrived
379Lyman Review: Winter's dog
379Nature Notes: Love is in the air
379Creatures of the Night
379Capitol View: Corrections director knows challenge, forges ahead
379News from Lincoln: In praise of Nebraska’s citizens
378Political Cartoon by Doug Hoevet
378Welcome to Gering and the 92nd Oregon Trail Days Celebration.
378Totally Random: Happy Halloween
378Lyman Review: Nudge to the Butt
378Greetings from the State Capitol
378New at the Zoo: Volunteer at the Zoo
377What’s really going on with our water?
376Completely Different: The mystery of Vivian Maier
376Teen Voice: Congratulations, you’re awful
376Teen Voice: Inspire me
376Teen Voice: Footprints
376From the Capitol: The conduct we choose reflects our character
376Teen Voice: The clock is ticking
376Capitol View: Say goodbye to ConAgra, but don’t lament departure
375Teen Voice: Catfished
375Teeing Off: Persistence
375Update from the NRD: March updates from the NRD
375Building Bridges: Supporting our teachers supports our children
374Theatre West’s Cabaret torch burns brightly
374Teen Voice: Pinning your interest
374Life in the Rearview Mirror: Experiencing life passion
374A Small World: Savoring county fair days
374Dear Fellow Nebraskans: We Are Proud of the Nebraska National Guard
374Dear Nebraskans: Technology helps serve Nebraskans
374Mayor’s Monthly: Moving on Gering’s momentum
374At the Monument: Where are the animals?
373From the Superintendent's Desk: School Safety and Security
373Our View: Pipeline not a solution to oil problems
373Their View: Goal post move unfair
372Teen Voice: What senior year taught me
372Life in the Rearview Mirror: Greensburg strong
372Across The Fence: The Harmar Campaign
371At the Library: “My Name is Resolute” By Nancy E. Turner
371At the Monument: Living History
371In My View: It’s never too early to start thinking about retirement
370Trash cans
370Completely Different: That’s so Pinteresting
370Teen Voice: What is love?
370Up The Creek Without A Paddle: The NRD wants to do what with your money?
370Teen Voice: Hope for a New Year
370Updates from NRD: Happy New Year
370Jack’s Insights: Knowing harvest
370In the Hills: Learn the Dutch Oven
370Building Bridges: Honoring our blessings and our leaders
369From the Pastor's Pen: Lord, teach us to pray
369Across the Fence: FDR’s New Deal and the CCC
368Life in the Rearview Mirror: Adapt and adjust
368View of the Zoo: VIPs at RCD
368Notes from NRD: Thanks agricultural producers
368Lyman Review: A Tunnel of Birds
367Miss Movies: Ten movies for romance
367Totally Random: Where does it go?
367Fourth of July meetings
366Our view: Gering’s future needs your vote
366From the Superintendent’s Desk - District purchase of building
366Completely Different - The magic of spring
366Building Bridges: Be American - help your candidate
366Building Bridges: Know DOVES and know about domestic violence
366
366Across The Fence: Victory at Valverde and on to Glorieta
365Our View: County Manager option leads to Good Old Boys' Club
365Completely Different: I go to seek a Great Perhaps
365At the Zoo: Spring in to the zoo
365Website Resources
365At the Monument: Junior Rangers
365At the Monument: Museum collections
364Life in the Rearview Mirror: Personal control of an individual response
364From the Pastor's Pen: Unbelievable breaking news
364Teen Voice: Holiday horrors
364In the Hills: Pollinators – the buzz
364Teen Voice: Unexpected joys of being a sibling
364Jane’s Secret column on hiatus
364Washington report: The hope of Christmas in an uncertain world
363Teeing Off: Mind Gym
363Letter to Editor clarifies drug testing policy
363At the Library: “The Master Switch” The rise and fall of information empires By Tim Wu
363News from Lincoln: Packing bill is a bad idea
363From the hill: Keeping America Safe
362Teeing Off: Lessons learned from golf
362Jane’s Secret LIX: Gertrude’s vow
362Lawmakers taking another shot at Medicaid expansion
361Life in the Rearview Mirror: I hate coffee
361Teen Voice: The daily struggle to a lifelong battle
361In the Hills: Awesome Amphibians and Rough Reptiles
361To whom are we thankful?
360Five Good Reasons to Create an Investment Strategy
360Teen Voice: Go ahead, make my day
360At the Monument: So You want to be a Ranger?
360From the hill: Drowning in Regulation
359Teen Voice: Body image
359Linked Lives
358Teen Voice: Home is where the heart is
357Across the Fence: The Spirit of Crazy Horse
357Teen Voice: What’s so great about pizza?
357From the Superintendent’s Desk - Financial Outlook for Gering Public Schools
357Teen Voice: Remember what you have
356Across the Fence: The Pony Express
356Teen Voice: Indulge In moderation
356Teen Voice: What I’ve learned
356Capitol View: Ricketts, some lawmakers want to put a lid on it, again
355Across the Fence: Wyoming settlers lay siege to the TA Ranch
355Completely Different: New Year’s Resolutions
355Life in the Rearview Mirror: Work is more than a four-letter word
355Completely Different: Perfect memories made in imperfect moments
355Mom Knows Best: Is your grad ready to say goodbye?
354Across the Fence: A hometown 4th of July
354Our View: Childcare not school district’s role
354Our View: Confidentiality agreement disrespectful
354Capitol View: Credit Where Credit Is Due
354From the hill: Serving You
353A Stray Moment - Celebrating Gering's Quasquicentennial
353Washington report: To protect Americans, stop underestimating ISIS
352College Thoughts: Rotten for the minds? Think again
352Building Bridges: Help! is the key word for the holidays
352Curiosity Corner: Exploring the Oregon Trail, backwards
351Teeing Off: The thing about state
351Be kind through communications
351In the Hills: Get to Know Our Feathered Travelers
351In the Hills: Nature for the Holidays
351News from Lincoln: Nebraska’s roads still a challenge
350Observations Only: Sisters lost, part I
350Our View: County has some ‘splainin’ to do
350Teen Voice: Do It Anyway
350Rural America and immigration reform
350Christmas stories from Freshman Academy students
350Across the Fence: Ladies First or First Ladies
350News from Lincoln: Hog bill vote was disappointing
349Observations Only: Little Girl Lost, part six
349Across The Fence: Antoine Barada, larger than life
349News from Lincoln: Celebrations mean making connections
347A Halloween Story: The scary dream
347A Stray Moment: Those we lost in 2014
347Across The Fence: From the Golden Gate to the Big Apple
347“The Ex” by Alafair Burke
347Washington Report: Improving rural air service
345Observations Only : The orphanage
345A Stray Moment: Summer dreaming about the ’70s
344At the Library: “I Shall Be Near to You” By Erin Lindsay McCabe
344Capitol View: How Nebraska rates is a good tool
343No-Till Notes: Blue Dasher Farm
342Teen Voice: Taking time off, pays off
341Teen Voice: The Other Side
341Our View: Officials should take advantage of available training
340Our View: The elephant in the room
340From the hill: Stand Up for Life
339Washington report: A new chapter for the U.S. House
339Why parents are important
338
337
337Across The Fence: Charles Goodnight a Man of Indomitable Spirit (Part I)
337Across The Fence: Salt Creek Massacre, May 18, 1871
337No-Till Notes: 10 Tips, part 2
336Completely Different : Could you come down off your soap box please?
336Across The Fence: The Long Hard Pull
334News from Lincoln: State Senators visit western Nebraska
333No-Till Notes: A word about weed control
333News from Lincoln: Committee reviews property tax proposals
333Review: When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi
332Curiosity Corner: A Story of News
332Curiosity Corner: A forever Christmas
331
330Across The Fence: Old Julesburg and new
329The Good Life: Campaign ad using Jesus goes too far
329Across the Fence: Mud Springs revisited
329A Stray Moment: On Canada and the forgotten bicentennial
329Jane’s secret LVIII: Mr. Valentine
329A Stray Moment: Review: ‘The Book Thief’ steals the fiction stage
328Observations only : Sisters of the world
328Capitol View: Voters to decide death penalty issue
327Across the Fence: A boy called Slon-Ha
326Across the fence: Something worth remembering
325Star Gazing: Earth Day call to action: we must do more
324
323It's no surprise
323Across the Fence: James Butler Hickok: The thoughtful gunfighter
323A Stray Moment: Merry Christmas – God save us all
323Teen Voice: By my side until the newness wears off
323Jane’s secret LXI: Molly’s premonition
321
321News from Lincoln: Tourism can bolster economy
320From the hill: The Year Ahead
316Teen Voice: Too many activities leads to negative effects
316A national day of Thanksgiving
316No-Till Notes: Harvesting water
315Observations Only: Saturday delight
314Jane’s Secret, part VI: Molly’s surprise
314Across the Fence: Thanks for the memory
313The Good Life: Your dollar is a vote for what you care about
313From the hill: A Highway Bill for Nebraska
313Guest Editorial: Medicaid expansion creates unfair playing field
313From the Capitol: Legislative session progresses
312Observations Only: A new direction
312Teen Voice: Let us be beautiful
312Curiosity Corner: The Boss of the Plains
311From the capitol: Honoring Our Veterans
311Washington report: Feeding a world in need
310Jane’s Secret, LXXX: Revealed at last
307Curiosity Corner: Amazing Grace
306Observations Only: Little girl lost, part 3
306Observations Only - Two ages of man
306Jane’s Secret: The Telling
304Across the Fence: Faded photos and vivid memories
301The Good Life: Reflecting on the first six years of the Gering Citizen
300Our View... Preserve Gering’s form of government
300An open letter to Trump supporters
299Observations Only: Little Girl Lost: Adopted
298Observations Only : Mission accomplished
298Assad’s endgame
298Across the Fence: The Wellnitz Fire, day 1 and 2
298Observations Only: The meeting
295 The Blight Way – Bo Tully #1 - by Patrick F. McManus
295Across The Fence: Thunder Rolling Down the Mountain (Part I)
294Across the Fence: Consumed by fire
294Across The Fence: Fort Sanders: A Forgotten fort on the U. P. line
294Teen Voice: He’s my dad
294No-till Notes: Early registration discounts
294LR 35 is a dangerous proposition for our state and nation
293Across The Fence: The Solomon River Stampede
293From the capitol: The State of Nebraska Agriculture
291Observations Only: Just around the corner
291Across the Fence: First scalp for Custer
291Across The Fence: Van Tassell
291No-Till Notes: 10 tips
290Observations Only: Blinders aren’t just for horses
290Across the Fence: Places near forgotten
290Guest View: Nebraska (property) tax system ‘dysfunctional’
288Across the Fence: Submarines and railroads
288Jane’s Secret, XCVII: The vision
287Jane’s Secret, XCIII: Hazel’s story
287News From Lincoln: Legislative big crush begins
287Jack’s Insights: Research and Extension Center to undergo review
286From the hill: Working for you
285A Stray Moment: ‘The Man Who Fell to Earth’
285From the hill: The PAWS Act
284Across The Fence: The Butterfield Overland Mail
281Our View: Museum merger a good thing, but let’s go slowly
281No-Till Notes: Two-Thirds
281No-Till Notes: Water conservation, part 2
280Age of reason
280Jack’s Insights: We could all benefit from more ‘think’ time
279Jane’s Secret, part V: Aggie’s complaint
279Life's curve balls
279Teen Voice: The more the merrier
279No-Till Notes: Water Conservation, part 3
278From the Superintendent's Desk: Thank You
277Across the Fence: Re-writing Wyoming’s history
276Teen Voice: Confessions of the financially disabled
276 Taking a big risk
275Across the Fence: The Soldier’s Free Homestead Colony of Gibbon
275Across The Fence: Edmund Guerrier: Custer’s scout in 1867
274Teen Voice: Character exceeds good grades
273Teen Voice: Not according to the plan
273From the hill: Giving Thanks
272Across the Fence : November 1864: Pole Creek, Politics and Patriots
272The Good Life: All that remains is love
271It's a small world : Everything we do has meaning
270From the hill: Protecting Our Local Communities
270News from Lincoln: TIF program gets abused
270A book review: Once Shadows Fall, by Robert Daniels
269We need a few good people
269Teen Voice: Lessons I learned from my eight-year-old brother
269Jane’s Secret, XC: Clem’s story
269Jane’s Secret, LXVII For heaven’s sake
269Across The Fence: The Zeek Homestead
268The ghost of Ayn Rand
268All Points West: The only stupid question
268 Giving thanks for family, faith and friends
267Observations Only: The joy of money
267From the hill: Back to Where it All Began
267Jane’s Secret, XCI: Sticks and stones
267Teen Voice: Out with homework
267Jane’s Secret, XCVI: Threads
266From the capitol: A new era for the Nebraska National Guard
265SELL-OUT!
265Jane’s Secret LX: Stephen’s onus
264Completely Different: How the savings stole Christmas
264Across The Fence: No way to treat a lady
264Stop texting your wish-list to Santa
263Across the Fence: Sitting Bull: The Last Surrendering Sioux
263A Stray Moment: Precious time is time shared
262Observations Only: What's in a word?
262A Stray Moment: In praise of silence
262Jane’s Secret, part XIV: Molly’s dream
261Right up Your Allie: A new day, a new me
260Across The Fence: To Honor a Flag
260News from Lincoln: PROPERTY TAXES REMAIN THE NUMBER ONE FOCUS, BUT WHERE IS THE FIX?
258Home of the Brave
258A Stray Moment: Waiting on a train
258A Stray Moment: It's a dog's life
258From the hill: Unprovoked dangers
258Teen Voice: Dating scene has come a long way
257Jane’s Secret, part XIII: Blackberry pie
257Observations Only: Blue chip stock
257Across The Fence: From Wounded Knee to the Land of Oz
257Jane’s Secret, XCIV: Hazel’s story, part II
256Jane’s Secret, LXVIII: An old wrong revealed
256No-Till Notes: Water Conservation, part 3
255From the Superintendent’s Desk : Thank You for another Great Year
255No Till Notes: Saying uncle
255Jane’s Secret LXV Quicksand
255Compassion, respect don’t cost a thing
254Across the Fence: Tomb of the Unknown
253Elizabeth's top ten movie list of 2011
253Permission to remember
252Lyman Review: Let’s get back to the subject of bullying
251Teen Voice: Thank you, Gering Speech Team
251Our View: Mayor should insist on civility
251Across the Fence: An Old Barn and new memories
250Jane’s Secret, part XVI: Fate takes a hand
250Across The Fence: Battle of Valverde and The Texas Lancers
249A Stray Moment: Guilty pleasures
249The Good Life: The economic footprint of one small business
249Across the Fence: Buffalo Baron, Charles Rath
249From the Capitol: Investing in infrastructure
248Across The Fence: Ms. Goodale and the Ghost Dance War (Part I)
248Across the Fence: A gathering of warriors at Arikaree Fork
247A Stray Moment: The last time
246Completely Different: Tales from the mat
246Being a Nebraskan – border to border
246A Stray Moment: Je ne suis pas Charlie Hebdo
246Jane’s Secret, LXVI: The note
245Jane’s Secret LII: Eavesdroppers
245From the capitol: Budgeting the Nebraska Way
244Our view . . .Sports Complex
244The Good Life: There is good everywhere
244Across the Fence: Surrender, April 9, 1865
243Across The Fence: Road Trip and Discoveries
241Observations Only: Extreme measures
241From the Superintendent's Desk: NePAS – State Accountability
241The Good Life: We are not separate, we are one family
241Power of legumes
241Jane’s Secret LXII: True colors
240The Good Life: Leave the quilt shop and laundromat alone
240Our view: Getting the Gering plaza right
239Silence please
239Jane’s Secret, part XII: Jane's Vow
239Jane’s Secret LVII: A mystery revealed
238Observations Only: Together again
238Jane’s Secret, part XVIII : Devil’s bargain
238Senioritis: Get your seniors moving, grooving
236A Stray Moment: Ready for the storm
235A Small World: Time traveling
234Jane’s Secret, part XI: Grand Duchess
233Our View: Scottsbluff attitude damages future collaborations
233Jane's Secret LVI: A mystery part II
233From the capitol: Practicing Fiscal Restraint
232News From Lincoln: Session gets underway
231Across the Fence: On The road
231Jane’s Secret LIII: The bargain
231Jane’s Secret LXIII: Gertrude’s choice
231No-till Notes: CSC Classroom
231From the hill: Spurring Innovation
231From the Capitol: Prioritizing taxpayers
231No Till Notes: Seven billion plus
230Observations Only: Painting a picture
230Observations Only: Spider adventure
230Observations Only: North Powder
229Observations Only: Giving up
228Teen Voice: Looking to be teacher’s pet?
227Our View: Extreme caution needed with fireworks
227Across The Fence: Charles Goodnight; A Man of Indomitable Spirit (Part II of II)
227In My View: It’s never too early to start thinking about retirement
226Completely Different: Look around, what are you missing?
226Observations Only: The two faces of poverty
225Lyman Review - Tales of the renegade rooster
225At the Monument: Domestic Animals on the Oregon Trail
225Building Bridges: Shovels and skills are as valuable as degrees
225Infamy - by Richard Reeves
225Teen Voice: Ready for the world? Get real
224Teen Voice : Leave your legacy
224Observations Only: Sister odyssey
223Star Gazing: Arts programming, something to be considered
222Completely Different: The Quest
222Seeing the works of the master
222Jane’s Secret, part XV: Unrequited love
222Observations Only: Wilkerson Pass
222No-Till Notes: Field Days, thank you
221No-Till Notes: PNTP Field Days
221From the capitol: It’s Fall in Nebraska
221Teen Voice: What makes young people truly outstanding?
220My mini Pen and me
220Completely Different: Remembering Aurora
220No-Till Notes: Water Conservation, part 2
219The Good Life: Hey, I’m a winner!
219Observations Only: No thank you
219No-till Notes” Conservation Agriculture, part 2
219From the Hill: LEAP to New Opportunities
218Teen Voice: 'Pretty Little Liars'
218Observations Only: Scourge of violence
218Senior View: People get old, but hugs don’t
217Simply October
217From the capitol: Keeping Nebraska Safe
216The zombie apocalypse and you
216Observations Only: Musings of an odd duck
216Across the Fence: Wounded Knee; December 29, 1890
216Jane’s Secret LIV The bargain part II
216No-Till Notes: It’s more than no tillage
215Life in the Rearview Mirror: I’m on a road to someplace
215Observations Only: Surprises
215Observations Only: A strange Thanksgiving
214No Till Notes: Moving Forward
212Teen Voice: Sticks and stones
212Observations Only: Counting chickens
212Across The Fence: The Youngest Discoverer
211Jane’s Secret, part XVII : Plans gone awry
211At the Monument: Find Your Park
211No-Till Notes: Reminiscing
210A Stray Moment: Leonard Nimoy - Live long and prosper
210Across The Fence: Phileas Fogg gets bested by a girl
209The Good Life: A very interesting meeting indeed
209Torn between now and somewhere down the line
208Achieving your dreams takes work
207The Good Life: Our most precious right, gagged
206Welcome to Gering
206The Good Life: Looking back on 2014
206No-Till Notes: Field Pea disease
205Life in the West: Inside the minds of serial killers
205No-till Notes: Stripper head
204Completely Different: Your local government and you
204Rural mail will suffer with more mail plant closures
204Across The Fence: Ms. Goodale and The Ghost Dance War (Part III)
200Teen Voice: Experiencing versus remembering
200Across The Fence: …and a Happy New Year.
199No-Till Notes: Irrigation rotation
197Teen Voice: Just ten minutes
197Our view... Gering stands upon important threshold
195Tumbleweeds on the loose
195No-Till Notes: Power of Legumes, Part 4
194No Till Notes: Colorado Conservation Tillage Association Conference
193No-Till Notes: Field peas and age
193No-Till Notes: Observations, part 2
193Our View: City needs to hit green with eatery
192Livestock Production: My Paradigm Shift
192No Till Notes: Potential, part 2
191Anno Domini: It’s a Grand Old Flag
191Star Gazing: My father’s daughter
191No-Till Notes: Water conservation
190Do You Tube?
189Life in the west: Betting on the end of the world
189Economic development update
188Bright Ideas, Brighter Future: Leaving a Legacy
186Life in the Rearview Mirror: Is it possible to just drive in the 21st Century?
185Life in the Rearview Mirror: Invisible scars have lasting effects
185No-Till Notes: Observations
185No-Till Notes: The Power of Legumes, part II
183Our View: Bravo OTD committee
182‘The Life We Bury’ by By Allen Eskens A book review
182The Pros: Doctors, Lawyers and...Teachers?
181No-Till Notes: Potential
181Our view: Let’s get the downtown we deserve
181No Till Notes: Residue levels
180Bright Ideas! Brighter Future! Common sense prevails
180No Till Notes: It’s All About the Carbon
180No-Till Notes: The power of legumes, part 3
177Lyman Review: Hubby’s got my goat
176Jack’s Insights: Basing decisions on facts, not opinion
175No-Till Notes: No-Till Conference
173A mom’s thoughts on social media
172Building Bridges: On tourism and trash
171Social time has important benefits
171Completely Different: Confessions of an out of shape twenty something
170Letter to the Editor: A call to defend the U.S. Constitution
169Teen Voice: March Madness
169Letter to the Editor
169Miss Movies: Ten great horror flicks for Halloween, part I
163From the Superintendent’s Desk: Accountability
163A Stray Moment: Winter Wonderland (and Thank You to the Snow Crews)
162No-Till Notes: Path to Soil Health
162Review: ‘Half Bad’ by author Sally Green
161Life in the Rearview Mirror: Cleaning off the ‘what if’ shelf
161Teen Voice: Eighth day of the week - Someday
161At the Monument: Bird Homes at the Bluff
160Teen Voice: I guess it’s just a western Nebraska thing
158Teen Voice: Practice makes perfect
158Our View: Lowering teen wage makes Nebraska small
158At the Monument: Geology and its impacts
158I love Thanksgiving
157Timing makes perfect
156Teen Voice: Respond to defeat
156Teen Voice: Outbreak of the Gamers
154View from the block
153From the Superintendent’s Desk: Get ready for Parent-teacher conferences
153At the Library: Very Good Lives by J.K. Rowling
152Our view: United we can build
149Miss Movies: Ten great horror flicks for Halloween, part 2
149Teen Voice: Today’s television
149No-Till Notes: Path to Soil Health II
149Enjoy the festivities
148From the Superintendent’s Desk: Welcome to new certified staff
148Completely Different: The Hills, part 2: The Civilian Conservation Corps
148From the Superintendent's Desk: PLAS School
147Completely Different: It’s the end of the world as we know it
145Miss Movies: “Bully” a powerful documentary
145From the Superintendent’s Desk
143Miss Movies: The top ten films of 2012: The year of the geek
142Practice safe barbecue basics
142Teen Voice: Making sense of the Sandy Hook tragedy
142Easter
139From the Superintendent's Desk: Student transportation changes for 2012-13
138Teen View: My crazy, wonderful life
137From the Superintendent's Desk: Elementary attendance areas
137Our View: Law enforcement deserves respect
136Our View: Visionaries wanted
136Walkable, bikeable communities
135Building Bridges: The ‘School of Hard Knocks’ teaches life
134LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Gering Public Schools seeks imput
133Completely Different: The Hills, part 3: Rediscovering the spirit
131NRD Update: National Groundwater Awareness Week
130Completely Different: The Mind Palace Memory Technique
129Taking Flight: From War Orphan to Star Ballerina At the Library
128Miss Movies: Top ten holiday films, part II
128Building Bridges: Building a bridge that lasts and endures
128Guest Opinion: Nebraska losing big-time
126Lyman Review: The Frozen Tundra
124Teen Voice: Not just another ride
124Teen Voice: An eventful homecoming
124At the Library:Neil Patrick Harris: Choose Your Own Autobiography
120LETTER TO THE EDITOR: No tax state unrealistic
120Welcome home
119Life in the Rearview Mirror: The cumulative effects of giving
118Teen View: My crazy, wonderful life
117Remembering When
117At the Monument: Water, Will There Be Enough?
116From the Superintendent's Desk: Our goal: Improve student performance
116From the Superintendent’s Desk: Parents’ role in the educational process
116At the Library: Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: And Other Lessons from the Crematory by Caitlin Doughty
113From the Superintendent’s Desk: Current enrollment count
113‘Is there something I can do?’
111The Block
111The hills, part 1: Mustangs
111Completely Different: Happy Hollowthanksmas
109Guest Editorial: Bob Kerrey is the true fiscal conservative
109Teen Voice: On becoming politically active
108At the Library: The Underground Girls of Kabul - In Search of a Hidden Resistance in Afghanistan
107Miss Movies: Top Ten Holiday Films
107From the Superintendent’s Desk: Merry Christmas and Happy New Year
106A Small World: Scotts Bluff Valley Fiber Arts Fair classes offer great variety
106Letter to the Editor
104Across the Fence: Oliver T. Jackson, Colorado pioneer
103From the Superintendent's Desk: School year now in full swing
101Teen Voice: The road of hatred
101
101Letter to the Editor - Injection well public hearing restricts participation
98From the Superintendent's Desk: Why so soon?
98Teen Voice: Happy news
93From the Superintendent's Desk: Election over – work begins
92Across the Fence: The War Horse
91Our View: A failure to communicate
90Letter to the Editor
88Guest Editorial: Fischer will see U.S. ‘living within means’
87Letter to the Editor
85Our View: Streamlining is great...when all are informed
82Across the Fence: Armistice Day
79Teen Voice: Sit back and enjoy YouTube
78To The Editor
77My Thanksgiving prayer
74Their View: Hey Gering, mind your own business!
74Jane’s Secret LV A mystery
72Teen Voice: America, the great divide
62Pulpit of Bones: Man's best friend
35From the Capitol: Honor Them
29News from Lincoln: It’s your duty to vote
21Capitol View: The election is over, the results are well known
21Time to clean up your Facebook friends’ list
21Stakeholders weigh in on death penalty vote
20Washington Report: Thanking our veterans
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