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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19Jane’s Secret, XCVIX: Endings and beginnings
18Jane’s Secret, part XXI: Gertrude’s Agenda
18Teen Voice: Previously unwritten cell phone rules
18Observations Only: Willfulness
18Completely Different: The Disney princess debate: an exercise in the ridiculous
18Jane’s Secret, XXVIII: Lame Johnny
18The Good Life: Extending grace, the lost art
18Observations Only: A good daughter
18The Good Life: Christina Baker’s mom: Thank you
18Across The Fence: Crow Dog, Spotted Tail’s assassin
18Teen Voice: The daily struggle to a lifelong battle
18Teen Voice: The rivalry
18Teen Voice: Stress test
18Building Bridges: Tend to 2014 and be Happy, Happy, Happy
18Teen Voice: Hope for a New Year
18Teen Voice: Trouble Maker or Hard Worker?
18Building Bridges: Pause a moment...save a child’s life
18No-till Notes: Moving forward
18Lyman Review: Branding Time
18Building Bridges: Turning a space into a sense of place
18‘The Life We Bury’ by By Allen Eskens A book review
18No Till Notes: Drilling edible beans
18Building Bridges: Help! is the key word for the holidays
18At the Monument: Water, Will There Be Enough?
18Building Bridges: On tourism and trash
18Jane's Secret LVI: A mystery part II
18A mom’s thoughts on social media
18Across The Fence: Phileas Fogg gets bested by a girl
18At the Monument: Find Your Park
18Lawmakers taking another shot at Medicaid expansion
18At the Monument: Geology and its impacts
18Enjoy the festivities
18Across The Fence: Old Julesburg and new
18Jane’s Secret, LXVII For heaven’s sake
18A new era for the Nebraska National Guard
18News From Lincoln: Legislative big crush begins
18Young leaders in Nebraska agriculture
17Teen Voice: Serendipity
17Teen Voice: Living within our means
17Completely Different: Do you know John Green?
17Guest Voice: If I could do it over again
17The Good Life: Mom, my partner in life
17Observations Only: A fine line
17Teen Voice: Shadow art
17Across the Fence: Celebrating the 120th anniversary of the Chadron to Chicago Cowboy Race, part II
17Observations Only: A matter of matter
17Completely Different: Hey there, four eyes!
17Observations Only: A matter of paradox
17Life in the Rearview Mirror: Adapt and adjust
17A Small World: Chokecherry season evokes memories of yesterday
17Observations Only: Off to the races
17Lyman Review: One mean chicken
17Building Bridges: Chautauqua will bring out the best in everyone
17Teen Voice: Thanksgiving
17Across The Fence: Last Christmas
17Letter to Editor clarifies drug testing policy
17Teen Voice: Where is the love?
17Across the Fence: On the Old Chisholm Trail
17Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret, XLIII: Jail house rock
17Capital View: Can prison reform survive property tax relief?
17At the Monument: Art in National Parks
17In the Hills: Explore the state parks
17Capitol View: Redistricting needs new procedure
17Building Bridges: Be a Destination Ambassador
17Jane’s Secret XLVI: Sour grapes
17Jane’s Secret XLIX: Phillip’s agenda
17A Stray Moment: Football – Violence, Death, and Denial
17A Stray Moment: To honor them all their days
17The Christmas Story
17Across The Fence: Battle of Valverde and The Texas Lancers
17Building Bridges: The ‘School of Hard Knocks’ teaches life
17No-till Notes: Stripper head
17Across the Fence: Surrender, April 9, 1865
17Keeping our commitment to Nebraska veterans
17From the Hill: LEAP to New Opportunities
17Tumbleweeds on the loose
17The Year Ahead
17Jane’s Secret, XCVII: The vision
16A Stray Moment: Now is the winter of our disconnect
16Teen Voice: Dealing with stress
16Jane’s Secret, XXIX: Fred’s debacle
16The Good Life: Innovation and young energy enriches us all
16Teen Voice: Saying Goodbye
16A Small World: Special guest
16A Small World: Legends week promises fun for everyone
16Observations Only: The visit
16A Halloween Story: The scary dream
16Jane’s Secret, XXXVIII: Bad girls
16Teen Voice: What is love?
16Coach Schadwinkel promoted strong sense of tradition
16View of the Zoo: VIPs at RCD
16View from Capitol Hill: Solutions for our economy and the budget
16Building Bridges: Five years old IS a milestone
16Jane’s Secret XLVII: A stormy afternoon
16Teen Voice: Positive effects of social media
16Building Bridges: “It’s happening” at the Harvest Festival
16
16No-Till Notes: Drilling Edible Beans, part 2
16Teen View: My crazy, wonderful life
16No Till Notes: It’s All About the Carbon
16No-Till Notes: PNTP Field Days
16Jane’s Secret LXII: True colors
16Jane’s Secret LXIII: Gertrude’s choice
16‘Is there something I can do?’
16Teen Voice: Character exceeds good grades
16A Stray Moment: Review: ‘The Book Thief’ steals the fiction stage
16Spurring Innovation
16To protect Americans, stop underestimating ISIS
16News from Lincoln: TIF program gets abused
16Reversing the President’s failed agenda
16Jane’s Secret, XCVI: Threads
16From the Capitol: Prioritizing taxpayers
15Teen Voice: Don’t be fooled by fads
15Our View: Pipeline not a solution to oil problems
15Totally Random: The Golden Rule
15Observations Only: Choices
15A Stray Moment - A night owl born to an 8 to 5 world
15Teen Voice: Remember what you have
15Teeing Off: Persistence
15Lyman Review: Devil calf
15Teen Voice: Silence
15Dear Nebraskans: Nebraska is the place for business
15Capitol View: Yes, Virginia, the Legislature has done something, so far
15Dear Fellow Nebraskans: Governor’s Ag Conference overview
15From the Capitol: The conduct we choose reflects our character
15Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret XLV: Gun smoke
15Teen Voice: Home is where the heart is
15At the Monument: Junior Rangers
15No-til Notes: Changing plans
15History Revisited:A Stray Moment: Life (and death) on the Oregon Trail
15Reach out for challenges
15Across The Fence: Barbecue Campbell and the XIT
15No-Till Notes: Potential
15A new chapter for the U.S. House
15Across The Fence: Edmund Guerrier: Custer’s scout in 1867
15Practicing Fiscal Restraint
15Unprovoked dangers
15A national day of Thanksgiving
15Giving Thanks
15I love Thanksgiving
15The Pros: Doctors, Lawyers and...Teachers?
15A book review: Once Shadows Fall, by Robert Daniels
14Life in the Rearview Mirror: I hate coffee
14I'm falling for Tumblr?
14Teen Voice: What senior year taught me
14Life in the Rearview Mirror: Experiencing life passion
14Life in the Rearview Mirror: Greensburg strong
14Observations Only: The shadow of error
14Totally Random: I’m a backwards reader
14Observations Only: Divine prompts
14Teeing Off: Mind Gym
14Totally Random: Happy Halloween
14Building Bridges: Planning now for tourism season 2014
14Capitol View: Legislature to tackle meatier issues
14Building Bridges: Asking officials to speak and work as a body
14Linked Lives
14Building Bridges: When ‘FAMILY’ and fellow Nebraskans are all you’ve got
14Across The Fence: New England’s Heroine Scalptress
14A Stray Moment: Time to get moving
14Honoring Our Veterans
14Our View: Let the downtown revitalization begin
14At the Library: Book Review: “Landline” by Rainbow Rowell
14Veterans Day
14
14Our View: Officials should take advantage of available training
14No-Till Notes: No-Till Conference
14No-Till Notes: Observations
14Tourism can bolster economy
14Capitol View: Say goodbye to ConAgra, but don’t lament departure
14It’s Fall in Nebraska
14Capitol View: How Nebraska rates is a good tool
14Jane’s Secret, XCI: Sticks and stones
14Our view: Getting the Gering plaza right
14Hog bill vote was disappointing
14No-Till Notes: Water conservation
13From the Superintendent's Desk: School Safety and Security
13Completely Different: New Year’s Resolutions
13Teen Voice: Twitter as sleep criminal
13Completely Different: What’s speech got to do with it?
13From the Pastor's Pen: Unbelievable breaking news
13Life in the Rearview Mirror: Life enhancing memories
13Completely Different: I go to seek a Great Perhaps
13Teen Voice - On the outside looking In
13Barr’s Bacon Wrapped Fantasy Picks: A rookie's guide to drafting your dream team
13The Good Life: The lasting effects of bullying
13A Small World: Savoring county fair days
13Lyman Review: Something wicked this way comes
13Lyman Review: The elusive farm cat
13Updates from NRD: Happy New Year
13Updates from NRD: NRD promotes conservation
13Teen Voice: Cyber War
13Capitol View: Considering additional education choices
13Teen Voice: Inspire me
13In the Hills: Arbor Day in Nebraska
13Capitol View: It sounded like a good idea at first
13Notes from NRD: Thanks agricultural producers
13Totally Random: Hemp: considering the real benefits of the miracle plant
13Fellow Nebraskans: Congratulations on graduation day
13College Thoughts: Rotten for the minds? Think again
13Building Bridges: Dive into summer—dive into living
13Teen Voice: The clock is ticking
13Anno Domini: The Textbook of Freedom
13No-Till Notes: Annual PNTP Tour
13Fourth of July meetings
13At the Library: “The Master Switch” The rise and fall of information empires By Tim Wu
13Achieving your dreams takes work
13Across The Fence: Ms. Goodale and The Ghost Dance War (Part III)
13Letter to the Editor
13Guest Opinion: Nebraska losing big-time
13A Stray Moment: Precious time is time shared
13Keeping Nebraska Safe
13No-Till Notes: The Power of Legumes, part II
13Budgeting the Nebraska Way
13No-Till Notes: The power of legumes, part 3
13State Senators visit western Nebraska
12Completely Different: That’s so Pinteresting
12Life in the Rearview Mirror: Personal control of an individual response
12Across the Fence: The Pony Express
12Observations Only: Expect the best
12From the Superintendent’s Desk - Financial Outlook for Gering Public Schools
12Completely Different - The magic of spring
12Across the Fence: When Fiddler quit running
12Completely Different: The game is afoot, a look at Sherlock Holmes
12Teen Voice: Body image
12Teeing Off: Lessons learned from golf
12Teeing Off: The thing about state
12Lyman Review: The love goat
12Lyman Review: Dog fun
12Capitol View: Clock keeps tickin,’ many issues remain unresolved
12Dear Nebraskans: Massachusetts should not determine Nebraska’s Presidential vote
12At the Library: Words of Radiance by Brandon Sanderson
12Support emergency services personnel
12No-Till Notes: Back in the field
12The Good Life: What a wild ride it’s been
12At the Library: “My Name is Resolute” By Nancy E. Turner
12Building Bridges: Supporting our teachers supports our children
12No-Till Notes: Enjoyable Day
12At the Library: One Zentangle a Day
12Jane’s Secret LI: The telling
12At the Monument: Museum collections
12In the Hills: Nature for the Holidays
12A Stray Moment: Thanksgiving myths and traditions
12Across The Fence: Battle of the Wabash: St. Clair’s Defeat
12No-Till Notes: A word about weed control
12At the Library:Neil Patrick Harris: Choose Your Own Autobiography
12A Stray Moment: Je ne suis pas Charlie Hebdo
12Jane’s Secret LIII: The bargain
12Across The Fence: The Youngest Discoverer
12Anno Domini: A time when manners were more important
12Back to Where it All Began
12Nebraska’s roads still a challenge
12Capitol View: Credit Where Credit Is Due
12Protecting Our Local Communities
11Teen: Voice : Drinking enough water
11Teen Voice: Catfished
11Our View: County has some ‘splainin’ to do
11Miss Movies: Ten movies for romance
11Teen Voice: What’s so great about pizza?
11The Good Life: People of the Valley, we have a choice
11Building Bridges: “New” will become a buzzword in the Valley
11From the Hill: More Work Ahead
11Lyman Review: Winter's dog
11Dear Nebraskans: Technology helps serve Nebraskans
11Building Bridges: Be American - help your candidate
11At the Monument: That old (historic) building
11Greetings from the State Capitol
11New at the Zoo: Volunteer at the Zoo
11At the Monument: Where are the animals?
11Final Point: Citizen receives first honor for ‘Final Point’
11In the Hills: Awesome Amphibians and Rough Reptiles
11Arts Scene: Theatre West’s Les Miserables not to be missed: Anniversary production proves to be a memorable winner
11No-Till Notes: Last chance for North, South Dakota tour
11In the Hills: Get to Know Our Feathered Travelers
11Across the Fence: Deserters or outcasts; Three who left (Part II)
11A Stray Moment: A ‘city boy’ visits the Harvest Festival
11Jack’s Insights: Knowing harvest
11Building Bridges: Know DOVES and know about domestic violence
11Rotary International observes World Polio Day Oct. 24
11Across the Fence: Ladies First or First Ladies
11Curiosity Corner: A Christmas with Buffalo Bill
11Building Bridges: Honoring our blessings and our leaders
11A Stray Moment: O Holy Night
11Teen View: My crazy, wonderful life
11Taking Flight: From War Orphan to Star Ballerina At the Library
11Jane’s Secret LIV The bargain part II
11No-Till Notes: Path to Soil Health II
11Letter to the Editor - Injection well public hearing restricts participation
11Our View: Law enforcement deserves respect
11The Good Life: All that remains is love
11All Points West: The only stupid question
11Review: ‘Half Bad’ by author Sally Green
11Committee reviews property tax proposals
10From the Superintendent’s Desk - District purchase of building
10Teen Voice: Pinning your interest
10Teen Voice: Go ahead, make my day
10Teen Voice: Congratulations, you’re awful
10Life in the Rearview Mirror: Work is more than a four-letter word
10Rural America and immigration reform
10At the Zoo: Spring in to the zoo
10Building Bridges: Don’t wait to develop
10Website Resources
10Be kind through communications
10Building Bridges: Fair time—learn, respect, appreciate, enjoy!
10
10In the Hills: Learn the Dutch Oven
10Jack’s Insights: A word about weed control
10At the Monument: Living History
10No-Till Notes: Path to Soil Health
10Welcome home
9From the Superintendent’s Desk : Draft Calendar 2013-14
9From the Superintendent’s Desk: Summer School – 2013
9Completely Different: Perfect memories made in imperfect moments
9Totally Random: Where does it go?
9Religious freedom must be protected
9Their View: Goal post move unfair
9
9Creatures of the Night
9
9Jane’s Secret column on hiatus
9Across The Fence: The Harmar Campaign
9The Good Life: Looking back on 2014
9At the Monument: Bird Homes at the Bluff
9Letter to the Editor
9Simply October
9Compassion, respect don’t cost a thing
8Teen Voice: By my side until the newness wears off
8From the Pastor's Pen: Lord, teach us to pray
8Guest Voices…
8Observations Only: Divine spirit
8Teen Voice: The Other Side
8The Good Life: We are the Valley’s emissaries
8Teen Voice: Footprints
8Gering ninth graders answer the questions of life
8At the Library: “I Shall Be Near to You” By Erin Lindsay McCabe
8To whom are we thankful?
8Letter to the Editor
8Feeding a world in need
7Five Good Reasons to Create an Investment Strategy
7Our View: The elephant in the room
7From the Superintendent’s Desk - Parent Teacher Conferences
7The Good Life: The two different types of business people
7Life in the Rearview Mirror: The world is a stage
7
7Nature Notes: Love is in the air
7Mayor’s Monthly: Moving on Gering’s momentum
7Building Bridges: Awards are only part of our success
7Washington Report: Honoring America’s heroes
7At the Monument: So You want to be a Ranger?
7At the Library: The Underground Girls of Kabul - In Search of a Hidden Resistance in Afghanistan
7Jane’s Secret LV A mystery
6Teen Voice: Indulge In moderation
6Update from the NRD: March updates from the NRD
6Our View: Confidentiality agreement disrespectful
6
6Lyman Review: A Tunnel of Birds
6
6Lyman Review: The Frozen Tundra
6Our View: A failure to communicate
5What’s really going on with our water?
5In the Hills: Pollinators – the buzz
5Our View: Streamlining is great...when all are informed
5Across the Fence: Oliver T. Jackson, Colorado pioneer
4To The Editor
4PROPERTY TAXES REMAIN THE NUMBER ONE FOCUS, BUT WHERE IS THE FIX?
3Teen Voice: Do It Anyway
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221Capitol View: The end is near, haste makes waste
208All Points West: Long live great coffee
207All Points West: Bullying death shocks family
203Capitol View: The watched pot begins to boil
200Capitol View: Voting no? Do you have a better solution?
199A System That Cares
195Healthy: What you believe, you become
192Curiosity Corner: A very bad, bad storm
151News from Lincoln: The 2016 session is winding down
148Teen Voicen: Is there a cure for Senioritis?
143No-Till Notes: 10 tips, part 3
135Power of the Purse
134From the Capitol: Budget balanced
132“Hello” World
132Good Neighbors
129American leadership needed in a chaotic world
119Across The Fence: C.B. Irwin: Wyoming’s “Giant Cowboy”
119From the Hill: Working for Offutt
117Washington Report: Regulation rewind rolls on
116All Points West: Suffering from American-itis:
116The Trouble with Taxes
113Capitol View: Plans coming together for 150th birthday
100Helping Nebraska producers feed the world
95Across the Fence: Roosevelt’s campaign tour of the west
94Think about manufacturing at polls
93Jane’s secret, CVIII: Bridget’s lament
92Jane’s Secret, CVII: The meeting, part II
91Capitol View: Four fountains becoming a capitol reality, finally
91The final decades of Howard Hughes after his fake death
90Across the Fence: FDR’s New Deal and the CCC
90Young Nebraskans serving community and country
87Jane’s Secret, CVI: The meeting
86Jane’s secret LVIII: Mr. Valentine
86Nebraska Beef: It’s What’s For Dinner
85Across The Fence: The Pawnee and human sacrifice
84Jane’s Secret LIX: Gertrude’s vow
84Curiosity Corner: If old barns could talk
82No-Till Notes: 10 Tips, part 2
82Capitol View: Term limits tossing out 11 veterans
80Across the Fence: All aboard the Transcontinental Express
80Across the Fence: Cheyenne County, Nebraska: cattle country
80Capitol View: What just happened? Is it over yet?
78Teen Voice: Teen slang
76Curiosity Corner: A Tale of Two Giants: Frederic and Theodore
73Across The Fence: Flossie, love child of the eighties.
73Jane’s Secret, CIX: Windfall
69Concluding the 2016 Legislative Session
67What's the deal with organic milk?
64Washington Report: Competing in a global economy
63Dynasty made Gering the biggest little town in Nebraska
63Jane’s Secret, CIV: Fool’s luck part II
62Guest Editorial: Medicaid expansion creates unfair playing field
61Across The Fence: Portugee Phillips and a horse named Dandy
61Bulldog Time: Teachers need to adjust their Habitudes
61Infrastructure Facilitates Life
61Review: When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi
60Across the Fence: Just For the Thrill of It
59Accountability Matters
58Teen Voice: Pancakes a better fundraising flavor
58Jack’s Insights – April 2016
57All Points West: Huskers win hearts and minds at Holiday Bowl
56Teen Voice: Social media preys on short attention spans
56Capitol View: Veterans’ treatment court idea just makes sense
56All Points West: Led by our tongues
55Battle of Summit Springs, part II: Warpath to White Bear Creek
55Curiosity Corner: Using the brain
54Across the Fence: Discovering Ed Stemler
54News from Lincoln: Filibuster kills gun rights bill
53Across the Fence: The much maligned Ms. Watson
53A Safer Place
53From the Capitol: Legislative session progresses
52Observations Only: Gone away
52Jane’s Secret, CII: Fool’s bargain, part II
51Across The Fence: A day For thanks
51Building Bridges: Save the world, educate through agriculture
51A Successful Session
50Across the Fence: Sioux Ordnance Depot: stories to be told
50Completely Different: The bucket list phenomenon
49Building Bridges: Objectivity and fairness make a winning plan
49Capitol View: Property tax debate continues as session winds down
49Jane’s Secret, CV: The quarrel
48Across the Fence - Catherine’s boys
48Across The Fence: Celebrating the 120th anniversary of the Chadron to Chicago Cowboy Race, part I
48Across The Fence: Hinhan Kaga Paha
48Across The Fence: Barbecue Campbell and the XIT
48An open letter to Trump supporters
48No-Till Notes: 10 tips
47Jane’s Secret, part VIII: Molly's plan
47Across The Fence: Three Queens, Women in Rodeo.
47Capitol View:Lawmakers see the faces of the uninsured
47Jane’s Secret, CIII: Fool’s luck
47Senator requests priority for dignity act
47Healing Our Nation
46Building Bridges: Love your enemies
46Maintaining Local Control
46All Points West: Living outside my comfort zone
45A Stray Moment: My brother, a canoe, and Big Lake Alice
45All Points West: A prairie pursuit of happiness
45Addressing the rising cost of higher education
44Jane’s Secret, part II: Gertrude’s choice
44Jane’s Secret, XXIII: Molly’s plan
44Across The Fence: The Hat Creek Outpost
44Across The Fence: The Three Guardsmen
44Building Bridges: Building us up to be what others see
44Why you should visit the zoo in February
44Across The Fence: Steamboats on the Missouri
44Nebraska’s Special Heroes
44Growing a Culture of Life
43A Stray Moment: Reflections on Oregon Trail Days
43Jane’s Secret LXIV: The rescue
43All Points West: One of the dog days of summer
43Why we need international tax reform
43Conservative Champions
42Across the Fence: The Spirit of Crazy Horse
42Teen Voice: The more the merrier
42Across The Fence: Amos Bad Heart Bull
42No-Till Notes: "Different Approaches"
42All Points West: Taking action against child abuse
42Senator seeks EMT tax exemption
42News from Lincoln: Time flies on legislative session
41Across the Fence: The Great Solomon River Stampede
41Across the Fence : November 1864: Pole Creek, Politics and Patriots
41Observations Only: Critical thinking
41Across the Fence: Judge Roy Bean : Texas prizefight promoter
41A Stray Moment: Star Trek: Infinite diversity in infinite combinations
41Jane’s Secret, XXXX: A tale of mayhem
41Across the Fence; Massacre on the Marias River
40Life in the Rearview Mirror: I’m on a road to someplace
40Cat on a Hot Tin Roof a mixed bag
40A Stray Moment: Learning how to walk
40Across The Fence: Freedom Triumphant Over War and Peace
40Teen Voice: To the future
40Jane’s Secret, C: The first goodbye
40No-Till Notes: Water Conservation, part 3
39Across the Fence: Ah-ho-appa (fallen leaf)
39A Stray Moment: For the love of theatre
39Across The Fence: Jules, Jack and lawless justice
39Across The Fence: The hanging of Cornelius Donahue a.k.a. John A. Hurley
39Across The Fence: Salt Creek Massacre, May 18, 1871
39A Stray Moment: Library at Legion Park worth exploring
39Jane’s Secret, LXXX: Revealed at last
39All Points West: We couldn’t stop the fire
39A Stray Moment: Prince – When Doves Cry
38Completely Different: It's all in the family
38Jane’s Secret, part IX: Mrs. Huber’s chagrin
38Life in the West: Inside the minds of serial killers
38Across the Fence: The hand dug well
38Across the Fence: Battle of Summit Springs, Part I: Tall Bull Killed
38No-Till Notes: Water conservation, part 2
38Capitol View: Can Nebraska afford another assault on Cash Reserve Fund?
37Observations Only: What's in a word?
37Across the Fence: Bose Ikard; Texas Cowboy
37Across the Fence: Cynthia Ann Parker, Comanche captive
37Anno Domini: Independence, an ideal worth celebrating
37Teen Voice:  Body bashing and self-image
37Totally Random: October, the pink month
37Across the Fence: The Overland Camel Company
37Across The Fence: Mustangs on Pumpkin Creek
37Across The Fence: Charles Goodnight a Man of Indomitable Spirit (Part I)
37Jane’s secret LXI: Molly’s premonition
37Across The Fence: Relay race to Roseburg
37Jane’s Secret, XCV: Hazel’s decision
36Observations Only: Sisters lost, part I
36Jane’s Secret, part VII Clem’s confession
36A Stray Moment: I love Sookie Stackhouse
36Across the Fence: Burnett’s Mound and the Topeka tornado
36A Stray Moment: Tacos! Our embarrassment of riches
36Jane’s Secret, XXXII Jane’s Bad Day
36Across The Fence: The Spanish Flu
36The Good Life: A holiday recipe for peace
36Thinking About Health: The challenge of signing up for Obamacare
36Teen Voice: My School, Their Rules
36The Good Life: Eclipse, a metaphor for life
36Exposing a Rogue Regime
36On the Road in Eastern Nebraska
35Completely Different: Tales from the mat
35Completely Different : Could you come down off your soap box please?
35Age of reason
35A Stray Moment: - The case for Hagel
35A Stray Moment: Earth Day, am I doing my part?
35A Stray Moment: In praise of encouragement
35Building Bridges: Following the spirit of Gering
35Building Bridges: Observing bullies, abuse and pastors
35No-Till Notes: Water Funding Task Force
35Across The Fence: Moc-chi, A Southern Cheyenne warrior
35Across the Fence: Here lies Major Alexander Culbertson
35At the Monument: Domestic Animals on the Oregon Trail
35Star Gazing: Arts programming, something to be considered
35Opportunities for young Nebraskans
35Teen Voice: Playing backup goalie was the best thing
34From the Superintendent’s Desk : Thank You for another Great Year
34Trash cans
34The Good Life: Your dollar is a vote for what you care about
34Theatre West’s Cabaret torch burns brightly
34Across the Fence: Bloody Pocket, the final battle
34Across the Fence: Fact, fiction or fragmented dreams?
34Observations Only: Expect the best, part II
34Jane’s Secret, XXV: Mysteries
34Across the Fence: Aftermath: Part III, The Battle of Summit Springs
34Across The Fence: Scalped at Plum Creek
34Jane’s Secret LII: Eavesdroppers
34Easter
34Wind Farms Expand, But Can They Survive Political Wrangling?
34All Points West: Getting to the truth of the matter
34Legislation addressed parks system
34The Forecasting Board met, priority designation is completed
33Across the Fence: The Soldier’s Free Homestead Colony of Gibbon
33Across the Fence: James Butler Hickok: The thoughtful gunfighter
33Jane’s Secret, part XIII: Blackberry pie
33Across the Fence: Building Barns
33Across the Fence: A boy called Slon-Ha
33Across the Fence: Dull Knife’s Quest, part 1
33A Stray Moment: All's well that ends well, usually
33From the Superintendent’s Desk - Option Enrollment
33Jane’s Secret, XXVII: Town Meeting
33The Good Life: It’s hard to believe, the Citizen is four years old
33Across The Fence: Billy Dixon; Plainsman, Hunter, Indian fighter and Scout
33Across The Fence; ‘Johnny Appleseed’ of the Oregon Trail
33Teen Voice: The gift of caring
33No-Till Notes: Looking Back
33No-Till Notes: Cheat grass
33At the Library: Son by Lois Lowry
33Curiosity Corner: An Uncommon Christmas Story
33Religious freedom or freedom to discriminate?
33Across The Fence: Massacre Canyon
33Anno Domini: Charlie Brown’s Christmas Miracle
33LR 35 is a dangerous proposition for our state and nation
33Jane’s Secret, CX: Final arrangements
32Curiosity Corner : The tale of the travelling train station
32Teen Voice: Confessions of the financially disabled
32 Taking a big risk
32Across the Fence: A hometown 4th of July
32Across the Fence: Places near forgotten
32Across the Fence: Black Hills Gold and the Thoen Stone
32Thinking about Health: Getting insurance under the Affordable Care Act
32Welcome to the ‘New’ in Gering
32Jane’s Secret: The Telling
32Capitol View: Where’s the peace and joy in border closings and gun-free zones?
32Capitol View: A new twist just might get health insurance for the working poor
32A Prescription Nebraska Can’t Afford
32Jane’s Secret, CI Fools bargain
31Time keeps flowing like a river
31Across the fence: Something worth remembering
31Jane’s Secret, part VI: Molly’s surprise
31Welcome to Gering
31Teen Voice: Let us be beautiful
31Observations Only: Just around the corner
31Assad’s endgame
31Across the Fence: Faded photos and vivid memories
31Observations Only: The meeting
31Observations Only: Sisters lost, part IV
31 Across the Fence: ‘Aunt Sally’ and Dakota Gold
31Across The Fence: The Heartland plague of 1874-75
31Totally Random: Life’s ripples
31The Good Life: Today we celebrate Global Oneness Day
31Teen Voice: Nobody else can lower you
31No-Till Notes: Plan to attend 2014 No-Till Conference
31A Stray Moment: Robin Williams – Good night sweet prince
31Across The Fence: Grandpa’s Grays
31Building Bridges – Teens in the Driver Seat is a program for LIFE
31Across The Fence: The Christmas Truce of 1914
31Star Gazing: Earth Day call to action: we must do more
31Across The Fence: Charley Nebo, cowboy; just passin’ through
31A Stray Moment: Summer dreaming about the ’70s
31No-till Notes: Early registration discounts
31Capitol View: Warning: Election Year Legislative session ahead
30Permission to remember
30A Stray Moment - Celebrating Gering's Quasquicentennial
30Across the Fence: Mud Springs revisited
30Completely Different: Remembering Aurora
30Across the Fence: Submarines and railroads
30Completely Different: The good, the bad, and the remedy
30Observations Only: Sister lost
30A Stray Moment: A voice from the past, haunting myself
30Lyman Review: Now that's a set of handlebars!
30Across the Fence: Investigation at Spring Creek
30Jane’s Secret XLVIII: Jane’s agenda
30No Till Notes: Final Stop
30Across The Fence: Ms. Goodale and the Ghost Dance War (Part II of III)
30Jane’s Secret LX: Stephen’s onus
30No-Till Notes: Field Pea disease
30No-Till Notes: Two-Thirds
30Jane’s Secret LXV Quicksand
30Addressing Washington’s spending addiction
30A Highway Bill for Nebraska
30Curiosity Corner: Exploring the Oregon Trail, backwards
30Senioritis: Get your seniors moving, grooving
29The Good Life: Campaign ad using Jesus goes too far
29Life's curve balls
29It's no surprise
29Across the Fence: Lions, wolves and bears
29A Stray Moment: It's a dog's life
29The Good Life: The economic footprint of one small business
29Across the Fence: Dull Knife’s Quest: Part 2 of 2
29Our View: Come home to Nebraska, but not just anywhere
29The Lyman Review: I love baby ducks
29Jane's Secret XXXIV: Gin Rummy
29Observations Only: Saint Marge
29Building Bridges: Being grateful for the hardships in life
29Anno Domini: Ask the digital dust
29Teen Voice: Family for all intents and purposes
29Across the Fence: New eyes on the Panhandle
29A look at - and helping - the State of the Valley
29Across the Fence: The Battle of Coon Creek
29A Stray Moment: Those we lost in 2014
29A Stray Moment: Leonard Nimoy - Live long and prosper
29No-Till Notes: It’s more than no tillage
29Across The Fence: Fort Sanders: A Forgotten fort on the U. P. line
29No-Till Notes: Water Conservation, part 3
28Teen Voice: Not according to the plan
28From the Superintendent's Desk: Thank You
28Observations Only: No thank you
28Life in the Rearview Mirror: Cleaning off the ‘what if’ shelf
28A Stray Moment: Merry Christmas – God save us all
28A Stray Moment: World War Two is not forgotten
28Observations Only: Going home
28Jane’s Secret, part XX: Change of plans
28Across the Fence: Standing on the wagon
28The Good Life: A farm girl in my heart
28Across The Fence: Billy Dixon at Adobe Walls, June 1874
28Jane’s Secret XXXVII: A starry night
28Guest Editorial: The future of health care at Regional West
28Observations Only: Final moment
28Observations Only: The last toothpick
28Dear Fellow Nebraskans: We Are Proud of the Nebraska National Guard
28SBNM View: Do you want to be a VIP?
28Across the Fence: The Colorado Coalfield War
28Prairie Dogs
28No-Till Notes: Different Approaches Part II
28Letters to the Editor
28No Till Notes:
28Across The Fence: Captain Silas S. Soule; The face of moral courage
28Across The Fence: Ms. Goodale and the Ghost Dance War (Part I)
28Teen Voice: What I’ve learned
28Infamy - by Richard Reeves
28 The Blight Way – Bo Tully #1 - by Patrick F. McManus
28Working for you
28Protecting the Constitutional right to bear arms
28No-Till Notes: Blue Dasher Farm
28Greetings from the Capitol
28Torn between now and somewhere down the line
27Our view... Gering stands upon important threshold
27Economic development update
27Across the Fence: Wyoming settlers lay siege to the TA Ranch
27Teen Voice: I guess it’s just a western Nebraska thing
27Our view: Gering’s future needs your vote
27Across the Fence: Thanks for the memory
27Observations Only: The two faces of poverty
27Across the Fence - Boston: April 18, 1775
27Observations Only: Reality check
27Across The Fence: The Pawnee on Pumpkin Creek
27Dear Fellow Nebraskans: Collegebound Nebraska
27No-Till Notes: Joe Franks Memorial
27Totally Random: Trusting the fates
27Across the Fence: Remembering English Joe
27Building Bridges: #speaklife is a goal for students, a goal for all
27Across The Fence: Over The Edge; Niagara’s Argonauts
27All Points West: Looking for holiday inspiration?
27A Stray Moment: Winter Wonderland (and Thank You to the Snow Crews)
27Across The Fence: Antoine Barada, larger than life
27Across The Fence: From Wounded Knee to the Land of Oz
27No-Till Notes: Field Days, thank you
27Creativity dampened by standardized testing
27Looking ahead to the 2016 Legislative session
27Right up Your Allie: A new day, a new me
27Guest View: Nebraska (property) tax system ‘dysfunctional’
26Observations Only: Little girl lost, part 3
26SELL-OUT!
26Observations Only: A new direction
26The ghost of Ayn Rand
26Jane’s Secret, part XIV: Molly’s dream
26From the Superintendent’s Desk: Accountability
26Across the Fence: Rural free delivery
26From the Superintendent’s Desk - Haig and Aurora Buildings
26Across the Fence: Fort Mitchell on the Great Platte River Road
26Completely Different: The Marilyn Monroe conundrum
26Across the Fence: Class of ’67, last remnants of home
26Teen Voice: Say yes to branching out
26Jane's Secret, XXXI: Sixes and sevens
26Across The Fence: Union Pacific robbery at Big Springs
26Across the Fence: Pawnee legends in the Nebraska Panhandle
26Observations Only: Fuzzy angel
26Building Bridges: Cleaning up for company--or not--reveals a lot
26Across the Fence: Prelude to Battle
26Across the Fence: Amanda
26Book Review: I Forgot to Remember By Su Meck
26A Stray Moment: Brand new used cars
26No-Till Notes: Dakota Lakes Dry Land Rotations
26Our View: Lowering teen wage makes Nebraska small
26Anno Domini: It’s a Grand Old Flag
26No-Till Notes: Irrigation rotation
26Across The Fence: “Medicine Bill”
26Curiosity Corner: A forever Christmas
26All Points West: The better qualities of leadership
25We need a few good people
25Observations Only : Mission accomplished
25Observations Only: Little Girl Lost, part six
25Being a Nebraskan – border to border
25Teen Voice: Experiencing versus remembering
25A Stray Moment: Guilty pleasures
25Observations Only: Uneventful flight
25Observations Only: Sisters lost, part two
25Observations Only: Good and evil
25The Good Life: Through my father’s eyes
25Observations Only: The awful truth
25Across the Fence; Prelude to the Red River War of 1874
25Anno Domini: The memorial nobody wants
25Final Point: Golf, cross country feats headline fall season successes
25Observations Only: The last goodbye
25Totally Random: December 6, the day I lived
25Teen Voice: Writing love on our hearts
25Across The Fence: Justice in the Big Horn Basin
25A Stray Moment: Goodbye old house – sorting their things
25 Across The Fence: County Fair
25Across The Fence: The Eighth Wonder of the World
25Nebraska needs tax reform
25Across The Fence: Charles Goodnight; A Man of Indomitable Spirit (Part II of II)
25No-Till Notes: Observations, part 2
25Across the Fence: An Old Barn and new memories
25Across The Fence: From the Golden Gate to the Big Apple
25Jane’s Secret, LXVI: The note
25Across The Fence: Thunder Rolling Down the Mountain (Part I)
25Senior View: People get old, but hugs don’t
25The hope of Christmas in an uncertain world
25A warm feeling on a big winter day
25Teen Voice: Dating scene has come a long way
25Capitol View: Lengthy debate, little progress as Legislature grinds on
25“The Ex” by Alafair Burke
24Observations Only - Two ages of man
24Observations Only: The joy of money
24Life in the Rearview Mirror: Is it possible to just drive in the 21st Century?
24Teen Voice: Lessons I learned from my eight-year-old brother
24A Stray Moment: On Canada and the forgotten bicentennial
24Observations Only: Extreme measures
24Across the Fence: The Wellnitz Fire, day 1 and 2
24Observations Only: Together again
24Observations Only: North Powder
24Jane’s Secret, part XVI: Fate takes a hand
24The Good Life: The best Christmas gift
24Teen Voice: New Year’s goals
24A Stray Moment : Carry the weight
24Jane’s Secret, Part XVIV: Crystal Waters
24Across the Fence: Wasicu Wakan
24Capitol View: Wild life proposal costly but worthwhile
24Across the Fence: A Cheyenne weekend
24Observations Only: Temptation
24Jane’s secret, XXVI: The suitcase
24The Good Life: A time to be proud of our ancestors
24A Stray Moment: Without a net
24Observations Only: Indifferent love
24Teen Voice: Gleek tragedy
24Teen Voice: I’ll be healthy – tomorrow
24Our View: Why rush the interlocal agreement?
24Teen Voice: My rebellion
24Totally Random: My journey, life after living
24Teen Voice: Holiday horrors
24Across the Fence: A Cowboy kind of Christmas
24Miss Movies: Miss Movies recommends her top 10 films of 2013
24Lyman Review: Nudge to the Butt
24Across the Fence: John Colter, the first mountain man
24Across the Fence: The Cholera Corridor
24Across the Fence: Old barns and memories
24Across the Fence: The Spring Creek Raid
24Across the Fence: Charles Badger Clark
24Building Bridges: Oregon Trail Days—making our present a celebrated past
24Letter to the Editor: A call to defend the U.S. Constitution
24Our view: United we can build
24Across The Fence: To Honor a Flag
24Jane’s Secret LVII: A mystery revealed
24No Till Notes: Potential, part 2
24All Points West: Never far from the trail
24Our view: Let’s get the downtown we deserve
24Across the Fence: Buffalo Baron, Charles Rath
24Jane’s Secret, XCIII: Hazel’s story
24Capitol View: They’re back, and look what they brought with them
24A Stray Moment: ‘The Man Who Fell to Earth’
24Capitol View: Ricketts, some lawmakers want to put a lid on it, again
24Keeping America Safe
23Observations only : Sisters of the world
23Our View: Museum merger a good thing, but let’s go slowly
23Teen Voice: Thank you, Gering Speech Team
23My mini Pen and me
23Our view . . .Sports Complex
23Jane’s Secret, part V: Aggie’s complaint
23Observations Only: Saturday delight
23From the Superintendent's Desk: Student transportation changes for 2012-13
23Across the Fence: First scalp for Custer
23A Stray Moment: The last time
23Jane’s Secret, part XV: Unrequited love
23Teen Voice: Equality
23Teen Voice: Learning calculus more than numbers
23Jane’s Secret, XXIV: The last drive
23Political Cartoon by Doug Hoevet
23Teen Voice: Go ahead, make my day
23Across the Fence: When Lady Luck sleeps
23Teen Voice: What diabetes taught me
23Jane’s Secret, XXXIII: Night walk
23Across The Fence: First train from Saply Grove
23Teen Voice: Is respect dead?
23Observations Only: A day in August
23Lyman Review: Goat-chasing cardio
23Christmas stories from Freshman Academy students
23Lyman Review: Taste of boot?
23At the Library: March into a good book
23Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret, XLII: Sunflowers
23Capitol View: Delay tactics a gamble as session draws to a close
23Across the Fence: Who was Martha Jane Canary?
23Across The Fence: A Fourth of July Montage
23No-Till Notes:Enjoyable meeting
23Letters to the Editor
23Jane’s Secret, XC: Clem’s story
23Sychronicity: Thrive, don't just survive
23Across the Fence: Before Barbed Wire
23
23Drowning in Regulation
23Across The Fence: Victory at Valverde and on to Glorieta
23At the Library: Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: And Other Lessons from the Crematory by Caitlin Doughty
23The Good Life: Reflecting on the first six years of the Gering Citizen
23No-till Notes” Conservation Agriculture, part 2
23Across The Fence: The Solomon River Stampede
23No-till Notes: CSC Classroom
23Our View: City needs to hit green with eatery
23Jack’s Insights: We could all benefit from more ‘think’ time
23Defending life is essential to defending freedom
23Nebraska’s Heroes
23Jane’s Secret, XCVIII: Clem’s onus
23No-Till Notes: Water Conservation, part 2
22Elizabeth's top ten movie list of 2011
22Observations Only : The orphanage
22Teen Voice: 'Pretty Little Liars'
22LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Gering Public Schools seeks imput
22Observations Only: Journey's end
22Observations Only: Sisters lost, part III
22Jane’s Secret, part XXII: While the cat’s away
22Observations Only: A soul's journey, part III
22Totally Random: Astrology: It’s all in the stars…
22A ‘city’ kid goes to the fair
22Jane’s Secret XXXVI:  The dream
22Our View: Community responsible for kids
22Observations Only: The vigil
22Across The Fence: Crazy Horse’s Last Battle
22No-Till Notes: “Fish and Mud”
22Across the Fence: Six went to the gallows
22Synchronicity:What brings me back
22Building Bridges: Regionalism should be focus of our core-idor
22Building Bridges: Shovels and skills are as valuable as degrees
22Jack’s Insights: Basing decisions on facts, not opinion
22No Till Notes: Saying uncle
22All Points West: A community on the move
22Anno Domini: Curtain Call: A Song for a Friend
22Teen Voice: Too many activities leads to negative effects
22Why parents are important
22No-Till Notes: Power of Legumes, Part 4
22Property tax relief still in the works
22Jack’s Insights: Research and Extension Center to undergo review
22Teen Voice: What makes young people truly outstanding?
21Completely Different: Look around, what are you missing?
21A last look at the Nebraska Zone
21Our View... Preserve Gering’s form of government
21Lyman Review - Tales of the renegade rooster
21Across the Fence: On The road
21From the Superintendent’s Desk
21Observations Only: Blue chip stock
21From the Superintendent's Desk: NePAS – State Accountability
21A Stray Moment: Ready for the storm
21Observations Only: Wilkerson Pass
21Observations Only: Musings of an odd duck
21Across the Fence: Wounded Knee; December 29, 1890
21Observations Only : White water
21Our View: County Manager option leads to Good Old Boys' Club
21Life in the Rearview Mirror: The Moments we live for
21Teen Voice: Being a girl
21From the Superintendent’s Desk: Thanks for the memories
21Capitol View: Lincoln Highway captures spotlight
21Observations Only: The vision
21Teen Voice: Until we say goodbye
21Observations Only: Waiting time
21Observations Only: A sad week
21 Across the Fence: Remembering Armistice Day
21Across the Fence: Roy Bean; scoundrel with a law book
21Capitol View: Legislature overrides gubernatorial vetoes
21Across the Fence: David F. Cook and ‘Indian Joe’
21Capitol View: The Legislature did provide tax relief
21Letter to the editor
21Teen Voice: Unexpected joys of being a sibling
21Across The Fence: Deserters or Outcasts; Three who left. (Part I)
21At the Monument: Night Sky
21Jane’s Secret LII: Eavesdroppers
21Gering freshmen introduce personalities, styles: Writing assignment encourages students to let individualism shine
21No-Till Notes: The value of water
21All Points West: Coming home, a veteran’s perspective on what it means
21Across The Fence: …and a Happy New Year.
21Curiosity Corner: The Boss of the Plains
21NRD Update: National Groundwater Awareness Week
21No-Till Notes: Field peas and age
21Across The Fence: Road Trip and Discoveries
21At the Library: Very Good Lives by J.K. Rowling
21Transgender issues need to be addressed
21Teen Voice: He’s my dad
21No Till Notes: Residue levels
21Across The Fence: Van Tassell
21Across The Fence: The Butterfield Overland Mail
21Across The Fence: The Zeek Homestead
21Across the Fence: A gathering of warriors at Arikaree Fork
21Capitol View: Corrections director knows challenge, forges ahead
21The State of Nebraska Agriculture
21Serving You
21Packing bill is a bad idea
21Capitol View: Pig ownership may be defining moment in urban-rural relations
20Teen Voice : Leave your legacy
20Our View: Mayor should insist on civility
20Our View: Visionaries wanted
20Home of the Brave
20Completely Different: Confessions of an out of shape twenty something
20A Stray Moment: In praise of silence
20Completely Different: The Hills, part 3: Rediscovering the spirit
20Miss Movies: Ten great horror flicks for Halloween, part I
20Observations Only: A strange Thanksgiving
20From the Superintendent's Desk: PLAS School
20Observations Only: Scourge of violence
20Teen Voice: Fifty reasons to smile
20Observations Only: Curious things
20Observations Only: Curious things, part II
20Observations Only: A soul’s journey
20Completely Different: The mystery of Vivian Maier
20A Stray Moment: God Knows
20Observations Only: A gift of serenity
20A Stray Moment: Having a blast on the Fourth of July
20Jane’s Secret, XXX: A new wrinkle
20Observations Only: The need to understand
20Observations Only: The unvarnished truth
20Observations Only: Afraid of the dark
20Building Bridges: Celebrating the Bulldog homecoming
20Observations Only: Hog wash
20Teen Voice: Sticks and stones
20Teen Voice: Self-expression
20Anno Domini: We gather together
20Building Bridges: Serve on the school board—or say no more
20Capitol View: State aid proposal just might make some sense
20Capitol View: The 103rd Legislature is history … finally
20Capitol View: There was more to the session than just the big ticket items
20No-Till Notes: American Society of Agronomy
20Jane’s Secret XLX: Day’s end
20
20Support letters requested for airport
20Across The Fence: “…a date that will live in infamy.”
20Across The Fence: No way to treat a lady
20Building Bridges: Building a bridge that lasts and endures
20Star Gazing: My father’s daughter
20Curiosity Corner: A Story of News
20Across The Fence: The Long Hard Pull
20No-Till Notes: Reminiscing
20Across the Fence: Re-writing Wyoming’s history
20Capitol View: Lawmakers want to consider old friend, school foundation aid
20We shall not give into fear
20This year in the Regulation Rewind
20Stop texting your wish-list to Santa
20Jane’s Secret, XCIV: Hazel’s story, part II
20Capitol View: Lawmakers convene 2016 session
20From the Capitol: Investing in infrastructure
20Stand Up for Life
19It's a small world : Everything we do has meaning
19A Small World: Time traveling
19Lyman Review: Let’s get back to the subject of bullying
19Our View: Scottsbluff attitude damages future collaborations
19Timing makes perfect
19Completely Different: The Hills, part 2: The Civilian Conservation Corps
19LETTER TO THE EDITOR: No tax state unrealistic
19Teen Voice: The benefits of online learning
19From the Superintendent’s Desk: Early Childhood Education
19Political Cartoon by Doug Hoevet
19Observations Only: A soul's journey, part two
19Observations Only: Beginnings
19The Good Life - The worst day on record at the Citizen
19Teen Voice: The need to get away
19Across The Fence: By the dawn’s early light
19Welcome to Gering and the 92nd Oregon Trail Days Celebration.
19The Good Life: Cooler breezes bring anticipation of fall
19Teeing Off: Around the Green
19Jane’s Secret XXXV: Bugs and things
19Anno Domini: On this remembering day
19Observations Only: One more time
19Up The Creek Without A Paddle: The NRD wants to do what with your money?
19Teen Voice: Shopping days or holidays?
19Update From the NRD: Winter has arrived
19Our View: Childcare not school district’s role
19A real leaning tree Christmas
19Across the Fence: The Blizzard of ‘49
19Jane’s Secret, XLI Black widow spider
19Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret XLIV: Jail break
19Across the Fence: Missing; Nelson Buck survey party
19For the love of the game – best courses in the valley
19In the Hills: Nebraska Bighorn Sheep
19Lyman Review: Sheep Royalty
19Power of legumes
19Building Bridges: Seeking a big win out of the 4th quarter
19No-Till Notes: "Harvest"
19Across the Fence: The Battle of Hungry Hill
19No Till Notes: Moving Forward
19Rural mail will suffer with more mail plant closures
19No Till Notes: Colorado Conservation Tillage Association Conference
19The Good Life: There is good everywhere
19At the Library: An Irish Country...The Novels of Patrick Taylor
19Jane’s Secret, LXVIII: An old wrong revealed
19Walkable, bikeable communities
19Anno Domini: Giving thanks for what matters
19 Giving thanks for family, faith and friends
19Curiosity Corner: Amazing Grace
19Teen Voice: Out with homework
19All Points West: The mind is a terrible thing to waste
19Teen Voice: Looking to be teacher’s pet?
19News From Lincoln: Session gets underway
19Teen Voice: Ready for the world? Get real
19Jane’s Secret, XCVIX: Endings and beginnings
18Observations Only: Little Girl Lost: Adopted
18Observations Only: Blinders aren’t just for horses
18Teen Voice: Not just another ride
18Observations Only: Painting a picture
18Observations Only: Giving up
18From the Superintendent’s Desk: Get ready for Parent-teacher conferences
18The Good Life: Leave the quilt shop and laundromat alone
18Teen Voice: Eighth day of the week - Someday
18Jane’s Secret, part XXI: Gertrude’s Agenda
18Teen Voice: Previously unwritten cell phone rules
18Observations Only: Willfulness
18Completely Different: The Disney princess debate: an exercise in the ridiculous
18Jane’s Secret, XXVIII: Lame Johnny
18The Good Life: Extending grace, the lost art
18Observations Only: A good daughter
18The Good Life: Christina Baker’s mom: Thank you
18Across The Fence: Crow Dog, Spotted Tail’s assassin
18Teen Voice: The daily struggle to a lifelong battle
18Teen Voice: The rivalry
18Teen Voice: Stress test
18Building Bridges: Tend to 2014 and be Happy, Happy, Happy
18Teen Voice: Hope for a New Year
18Teen Voice: Trouble Maker or Hard Worker?
18Building Bridges: Pause a moment...save a child’s life
18No-till Notes: Moving forward
18Lyman Review: Branding Time
18Building Bridges: Turning a space into a sense of place
18‘The Life We Bury’ by By Allen Eskens A book review
18No Till Notes: Drilling edible beans
18Building Bridges: Help! is the key word for the holidays
18At the Monument: Water, Will There Be Enough?
18Building Bridges: On tourism and trash
18Jane's Secret LVI: A mystery part II
18A mom’s thoughts on social media
18Across The Fence: Phileas Fogg gets bested by a girl
18At the Monument: Find Your Park
18Lawmakers taking another shot at Medicaid expansion
18At the Monument: Geology and its impacts
18Enjoy the festivities
18Across The Fence: Old Julesburg and new
18Jane’s Secret, LXVII For heaven’s sake
18A new era for the Nebraska National Guard
18News From Lincoln: Legislative big crush begins
18Young leaders in Nebraska agriculture
17Across the Fence: Consumed by fire
17A Stray Moment: Waiting on a train
17Jane's Secret, part X: The arrival
17Jane’s Secret, part XI: Grand Duchess
17Observations Only: Spider adventure
17Completely Different: The Mind Palace Memory Technique
17Across the Fence: Tomb of the Unknown
17Teen Voice: Outbreak of the Gamers
17Teen Voice: Serendipity
17Teen Voice: Living within our means
17Completely Different: Do you know John Green?
17Guest Voice: If I could do it over again
17The Good Life: Mom, my partner in life
17Observations Only: A fine line
17Teen Voice: Shadow art
17Across the Fence: Celebrating the 120th anniversary of the Chadron to Chicago Cowboy Race, part II
17Observations Only: A matter of matter
17Completely Different: Hey there, four eyes!
17Observations Only: A matter of paradox
17Life in the Rearview Mirror: Adapt and adjust
17A Small World: Chokecherry season evokes memories of yesterday
17Observations Only: Off to the races
17Lyman Review: One mean chicken
17Building Bridges: Chautauqua will bring out the best in everyone
17Teen Voice: Thanksgiving
17Across The Fence: Last Christmas
17Letter to Editor clarifies drug testing policy
17Teen Voice: Where is the love?
17Across the Fence: On the Old Chisholm Trail
17Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret, XLIII: Jail house rock
17Capital View: Can prison reform survive property tax relief?
17At the Monument: Art in National Parks
17In the Hills: Explore the state parks
17Capitol View: Redistricting needs new procedure
17Building Bridges: Be a Destination Ambassador
17Jane’s Secret XLVI: Sour grapes
17Jane’s Secret XLIX: Phillip’s agenda
17A Stray Moment: Football – Violence, Death, and Denial
17A Stray Moment: To honor them all their days
17The Christmas Story
17Across The Fence: Battle of Valverde and The Texas Lancers
17Building Bridges: The ‘School of Hard Knocks’ teaches life
17No-till Notes: Stripper head
17Across the Fence: Surrender, April 9, 1865
17Keeping our commitment to Nebraska veterans
17From the Hill: LEAP to New Opportunities
17Tumbleweeds on the loose
17The Year Ahead
17Jane’s Secret, XCVII: The vision
16Livestock Production: My Paradigm Shift
16Completely Different: Your local government and you
16Bright Ideas! Brighter Future! Common sense prevails
16Our View: Extreme caution needed with fireworks
16Observations Only: Sister odyssey
16Jane’s Secret, part XVIII : Devil’s bargain
16A Stray Moment: Now is the winter of our disconnect
16Teen Voice: Dealing with stress
16Jane’s Secret, XXIX: Fred’s debacle
16The Good Life: Innovation and young energy enriches us all
16Teen Voice: Saying Goodbye
16A Small World: Special guest
16A Small World: Legends week promises fun for everyone
16Observations Only: The visit
16A Halloween Story: The scary dream
16Jane’s Secret, XXXVIII: Bad girls
16Teen Voice: What is love?
16Coach Schadwinkel promoted strong sense of tradition
16View of the Zoo: VIPs at RCD
16View from Capitol Hill: Solutions for our economy and the budget
16Building Bridges: Five years old IS a milestone
16Jane’s Secret XLVII: A stormy afternoon
16Teen Voice: Positive effects of social media
16Building Bridges: “It’s happening” at the Harvest Festival
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16No-Till Notes: Drilling Edible Beans, part 2
16Teen View: My crazy, wonderful life
16No Till Notes: It’s All About the Carbon
16No-Till Notes: PNTP Field Days
16Jane’s Secret LXII: True colors
16Jane’s Secret LXIII: Gertrude’s choice
16‘Is there something I can do?’
16Teen Voice: Character exceeds good grades
16A Stray Moment: Review: ‘The Book Thief’ steals the fiction stage
16Spurring Innovation
16To protect Americans, stop underestimating ISIS
16News from Lincoln: TIF program gets abused
16Reversing the President’s failed agenda
16Jane’s Secret, XCVI: Threads
16From the Capitol: Prioritizing taxpayers
15Bright Ideas, Brighter Future: Leaving a Legacy
15Seeing the works of the master
15Our View: Bravo OTD committee
15Miss Movies: “Bully” a powerful documentary
15Observations Only: Surprises
15Across the Fence: Sitting Bull: The Last Surrendering Sioux
15Completely Different: It’s the end of the world as we know it
15Teen Voice: Don’t be fooled by fads
15Our View: Pipeline not a solution to oil problems
15Totally Random: The Golden Rule
15Observations Only: Choices
15A Stray Moment - A night owl born to an 8 to 5 world
15Teen Voice: Remember what you have
15Teeing Off: Persistence
15Lyman Review: Devil calf
15Teen Voice: Silence
15Dear Nebraskans: Nebraska is the place for business
15Capitol View: Yes, Virginia, the Legislature has done something, so far
15Dear Fellow Nebraskans: Governor’s Ag Conference overview
15From the Capitol: The conduct we choose reflects our character
15Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret XLV: Gun smoke
15Teen Voice: Home is where the heart is
15At the Monument: Junior Rangers
15No-til Notes: Changing plans
15History Revisited:A Stray Moment: Life (and death) on the Oregon Trail
15Reach out for challenges
15Across The Fence: Barbecue Campbell and the XIT
15No-Till Notes: Potential
15A new chapter for the U.S. House
15Across The Fence: Edmund Guerrier: Custer’s scout in 1867
15Practicing Fiscal Restraint
15Unprovoked dangers
15A national day of Thanksgiving
15Giving Thanks
15I love Thanksgiving
15The Pros: Doctors, Lawyers and...Teachers?
15A book review: Once Shadows Fall, by Robert Daniels
14Do You Tube?
14Lyman Review: Hubby’s got my goat
14Completely Different: How the savings stole Christmas
14Jane’s Secret, part XVII : Plans gone awry
14Life in the Rearview Mirror: I hate coffee
14I'm falling for Tumblr?
14Teen Voice: What senior year taught me
14Life in the Rearview Mirror: Experiencing life passion
14Life in the Rearview Mirror: Greensburg strong
14Observations Only: The shadow of error
14Totally Random: I’m a backwards reader
14Observations Only: Divine prompts
14Teeing Off: Mind Gym
14Totally Random: Happy Halloween
14Building Bridges: Planning now for tourism season 2014
14Capitol View: Legislature to tackle meatier issues
14Building Bridges: Asking officials to speak and work as a body
14Linked Lives
14Building Bridges: When ‘FAMILY’ and fellow Nebraskans are all you’ve got
14Across The Fence: New England’s Heroine Scalptress
14A Stray Moment: Time to get moving
14Honoring Our Veterans
14Our View: Let the downtown revitalization begin
14At the Library: Book Review: “Landline” by Rainbow Rowell
14Veterans Day
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14Our View: Officials should take advantage of available training
14No-Till Notes: No-Till Conference
14No-Till Notes: Observations
14Tourism can bolster economy
14Capitol View: Say goodbye to ConAgra, but don’t lament departure
14It’s Fall in Nebraska
14Capitol View: How Nebraska rates is a good tool
14Jane’s Secret, XCI: Sticks and stones
14Our view: Getting the Gering plaza right
14Hog bill vote was disappointing
14No-Till Notes: Water conservation
13The Good Life: Hey, I’m a winner!
13Silence please
13The Block
13From the Superintendent's Desk: Elementary attendance areas
13Jane’s Secret, part XII: Jane's Vow
13Teen Voice: Practice makes perfect
13From the Superintendent's Desk: School Safety and Security
13Completely Different: New Year’s Resolutions
13Teen Voice: Twitter as sleep criminal
13Completely Different: What’s speech got to do with it?
13From the Pastor's Pen: Unbelievable breaking news
13Life in the Rearview Mirror: Life enhancing memories
13Completely Different: I go to seek a Great Perhaps
13Teen Voice - On the outside looking In
13Barr’s Bacon Wrapped Fantasy Picks: A rookie's guide to drafting your dream team
13The Good Life: The lasting effects of bullying
13A Small World: Savoring county fair days
13Lyman Review: Something wicked this way comes
13Lyman Review: The elusive farm cat
13Updates from NRD: Happy New Year
13Updates from NRD: NRD promotes conservation
13Teen Voice: Cyber War
13Capitol View: Considering additional education choices
13Teen Voice: Inspire me
13In the Hills: Arbor Day in Nebraska
13Capitol View: It sounded like a good idea at first
13Notes from NRD: Thanks agricultural producers
13Totally Random: Hemp: considering the real benefits of the miracle plant
13Fellow Nebraskans: Congratulations on graduation day
13College Thoughts: Rotten for the minds? Think again
13Building Bridges: Dive into summer—dive into living
13Teen Voice: The clock is ticking
13Anno Domini: The Textbook of Freedom
13No-Till Notes: Annual PNTP Tour
13Fourth of July meetings
13At the Library: “The Master Switch” The rise and fall of information empires By Tim Wu
13Achieving your dreams takes work
13Across The Fence: Ms. Goodale and The Ghost Dance War (Part III)
13Letter to the Editor
13Guest Opinion: Nebraska losing big-time
13A Stray Moment: Precious time is time shared
13Keeping Nebraska Safe
13No-Till Notes: The Power of Legumes, part II
13Budgeting the Nebraska Way
13No-Till Notes: The power of legumes, part 3
13State Senators visit western Nebraska
12Life in the west: Betting on the end of the world
12Completely Different: The Quest
12The zombie apocalypse and you
12Social time has important benefits
12From the Superintendent’s Desk: Welcome to new certified staff
12Remembering When
12Observations Only: Counting chickens
12Guest Editorial: Fischer will see U.S. ‘living within means’
12Miss Movies: Ten great horror flicks for Halloween, part 2
12The Good Life: We are not separate, we are one family
12Completely Different: That’s so Pinteresting
12Life in the Rearview Mirror: Personal control of an individual response
12Across the Fence: The Pony Express
12Observations Only: Expect the best
12From the Superintendent’s Desk - Financial Outlook for Gering Public Schools
12Completely Different - The magic of spring
12Across the Fence: When Fiddler quit running
12Completely Different: The game is afoot, a look at Sherlock Holmes
12Teen Voice: Body image
12Teeing Off: Lessons learned from golf
12Teeing Off: The thing about state
12Lyman Review: The love goat
12Lyman Review: Dog fun
12Capitol View: Clock keeps tickin,’ many issues remain unresolved
12Dear Nebraskans: Massachusetts should not determine Nebraska’s Presidential vote
12At the Library: Words of Radiance by Brandon Sanderson
12Support emergency services personnel
12No-Till Notes: Back in the field
12The Good Life: What a wild ride it’s been
12At the Library: “My Name is Resolute” By Nancy E. Turner
12Building Bridges: Supporting our teachers supports our children
12No-Till Notes: Enjoyable Day
12At the Library: One Zentangle a Day
12Jane’s Secret LI: The telling
12At the Monument: Museum collections
12In the Hills: Nature for the Holidays
12A Stray Moment: Thanksgiving myths and traditions
12Across The Fence: Battle of the Wabash: St. Clair’s Defeat
12No-Till Notes: A word about weed control
12At the Library:Neil Patrick Harris: Choose Your Own Autobiography
12A Stray Moment: Je ne suis pas Charlie Hebdo
12Jane’s Secret LIII: The bargain
12Across The Fence: The Youngest Discoverer
12Anno Domini: A time when manners were more important
12Back to Where it All Began
12Nebraska’s roads still a challenge
12Capitol View: Credit Where Credit Is Due
12Protecting Our Local Communities
11Teen Voice: Just ten minutes
11Teen Voice: March Madness
11Practice safe barbecue basics
11Teen Voice: Respond to defeat
11The Good Life: Our most precious right, gagged
11From the Superintendent's Desk: School year now in full swing
11Teen Voice: An eventful homecoming
11Teen: Voice : Drinking enough water
11Teen Voice: Catfished
11Our View: County has some ‘splainin’ to do
11Miss Movies: Ten movies for romance
11Teen Voice: What’s so great about pizza?
11The Good Life: People of the Valley, we have a choice
11Building Bridges: “New” will become a buzzword in the Valley
11From the Hill: More Work Ahead
11Lyman Review: Winter's dog
11Dear Nebraskans: Technology helps serve Nebraskans
11Building Bridges: Be American - help your candidate
11At the Monument: That old (historic) building
11Greetings from the State Capitol
11New at the Zoo: Volunteer at the Zoo
11At the Monument: Where are the animals?
11Final Point: Citizen receives first honor for ‘Final Point’
11In the Hills: Awesome Amphibians and Rough Reptiles
11Arts Scene: Theatre West’s Les Miserables not to be missed: Anniversary production proves to be a memorable winner
11No-Till Notes: Last chance for North, South Dakota tour
11In the Hills: Get to Know Our Feathered Travelers
11Across the Fence: Deserters or outcasts; Three who left (Part II)
11A Stray Moment: A ‘city boy’ visits the Harvest Festival
11Jack’s Insights: Knowing harvest
11Building Bridges: Know DOVES and know about domestic violence
11Rotary International observes World Polio Day Oct. 24
11Across the Fence: Ladies First or First Ladies
11Curiosity Corner: A Christmas with Buffalo Bill
11Building Bridges: Honoring our blessings and our leaders
11A Stray Moment: O Holy Night
11Teen View: My crazy, wonderful life
11Taking Flight: From War Orphan to Star Ballerina At the Library
11Jane’s Secret LIV The bargain part II
11No-Till Notes: Path to Soil Health II
11Letter to the Editor - Injection well public hearing restricts participation
11Our View: Law enforcement deserves respect
11The Good Life: All that remains is love
11All Points West: The only stupid question
11Review: ‘Half Bad’ by author Sally Green
11Committee reviews property tax proposals
10Life in the Rearview Mirror: Invisible scars have lasting effects
10From the Superintendent’s Desk: Parents’ role in the educational process
10Guest Editorial: Bob Kerrey is the true fiscal conservative
10From the Superintendent’s Desk: Current enrollment count
10Completely Different: Happy Hollowthanksmas
10From the Superintendent's Desk: State report card
10The Good Life: A very interesting meeting indeed
10From the Superintendent’s Desk - District purchase of building
10Teen Voice: Pinning your interest
10Teen Voice: Go ahead, make my day
10Teen Voice: Congratulations, you’re awful
10Life in the Rearview Mirror: Work is more than a four-letter word
10Rural America and immigration reform
10At the Zoo: Spring in to the zoo
10Building Bridges: Don’t wait to develop
10Website Resources
10Be kind through communications
10Building Bridges: Fair time—learn, respect, appreciate, enjoy!
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10In the Hills: Learn the Dutch Oven
10Jack’s Insights: A word about weed control
10At the Monument: Living History
10No-Till Notes: Path to Soil Health
10Welcome home
9Teen Voice: Sticks and stones
9Teen Voice: Making sense of the Sandy Hook tragedy
9From the Superintendent’s Desk : Draft Calendar 2013-14
9From the Superintendent’s Desk: Summer School – 2013
9Completely Different: Perfect memories made in imperfect moments
9Totally Random: Where does it go?
9Religious freedom must be protected
9Their View: Goal post move unfair
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9Creatures of the Night
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9Jane’s Secret column on hiatus
9Across The Fence: The Harmar Campaign
9The Good Life: Looking back on 2014
9At the Monument: Bird Homes at the Bluff
9Letter to the Editor
9Simply October
9Compassion, respect don’t cost a thing
8Letter to the Editor
8View from the block
8My Thanksgiving prayer
8Miss Movies: Top ten holiday films, part II
8From the Superintendent’s Desk: Merry Christmas and Happy New Year
8Teen Voice: Happy news
8Miss Movies: The top ten films of 2012: The year of the geek
8Teen Voice: By my side until the newness wears off
8From the Pastor's Pen: Lord, teach us to pray
8Guest Voices…
8Observations Only: Divine spirit
8Teen Voice: The Other Side
8The Good Life: We are the Valley’s emissaries
8Teen Voice: Footprints
8Gering ninth graders answer the questions of life
8At the Library: “I Shall Be Near to You” By Erin Lindsay McCabe
8To whom are we thankful?
8Letter to the Editor
8Feeding a world in need
7A Small World: Scotts Bluff Valley Fiber Arts Fair classes offer great variety
7The hills, part 1: Mustangs
7From the Superintendent's Desk: Election over – work begins
7Life in the Rearview Mirror: The cumulative effects of giving
7Five Good Reasons to Create an Investment Strategy
7Our View: The elephant in the room
7From the Superintendent’s Desk - Parent Teacher Conferences
7The Good Life: The two different types of business people
7Life in the Rearview Mirror: The world is a stage
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7Nature Notes: Love is in the air
7Mayor’s Monthly: Moving on Gering’s momentum
7Building Bridges: Awards are only part of our success
7Washington Report: Honoring America’s heroes
7At the Monument: So You want to be a Ranger?
7At the Library: The Underground Girls of Kabul - In Search of a Hidden Resistance in Afghanistan
7Jane’s Secret LV A mystery
6Pulpit of Bones: Man's best friend
6From the Superintendent's Desk: Why so soon?
6Teen Voice: Today’s television
6Miss Movies: Top Ten Holiday Films
6Teen Voice: Indulge In moderation
6Update from the NRD: March updates from the NRD
6Our View: Confidentiality agreement disrespectful
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6Lyman Review: A Tunnel of Birds
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6Lyman Review: The Frozen Tundra
6Our View: A failure to communicate
5From the Superintendent's Desk: Our goal: Improve student performance
5Teen Voice: On becoming politically active
5Teen Voice: Sit back and enjoy YouTube
5What’s really going on with our water?
5In the Hills: Pollinators – the buzz
5Our View: Streamlining is great...when all are informed
5Across the Fence: Oliver T. Jackson, Colorado pioneer
4Teen Voice: The road of hatred
4To The Editor
4PROPERTY TAXES REMAIN THE NUMBER ONE FOCUS, BUT WHERE IS THE FIX?
3Their View: Hey Gering, mind your own business!
3Teen Voice: Do It Anyway
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