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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1726Our view . . .Sports Complex
1725Observations Only: Little Girl Lost: Adopted
1716Across the Fence: All aboard the Transcontinental Express
1712Livestock Production: My Paradigm Shift
1712Completely Different: Your local government and you
1707Observations Only: Sisters lost, part I
1703Remembering When
1698Observations only : Sisters of the world
1694Miss Movies: Ten great horror flicks for Halloween, part I
1688Our view... Gering stands upon important threshold
1684Observations Only: Little girl lost, part 3
1683Completely Different: The good, the bad, and the remedy
1682Bright Ideas, Brighter Future: Leaving a Legacy
1678Bright Ideas! Brighter Future! Common sense prevails
1677Curiosity Corner : The tale of the travelling train station
1666Observations Only: Little Girl Lost, part six
1664Across the Fence: James Butler Hickok: The thoughtful gunfighter
1644From the Superintendent’s Desk - Parent Teacher Conferences
1643Teen Voice: What diabetes taught me
1638It's a small world : Everything we do has meaning
1619Teen Voice : Leave your legacy
1601Our View: Scottsbluff attitude damages future collaborations
1580Jane’s Secret, XXX: A new wrinkle
1540Across the Fence - Catherine’s boys
1520Observations Only: Reality check
1496SBNM View: Do you want to be a VIP?
1490Across the fence: Something worth remembering
1480Totally Random: December 6, the day I lived
1472Jane’s Secret, part XVIII : Devil’s bargain
1469Barr’s Bacon Wrapped Fantasy Picks: A rookie's guide to drafting your dream team
1462Teen Voice: Don’t be fooled by fads
1374Completely Different: The Quest
1360Observations Only: A soul’s journey
1354Our View: Come home to Nebraska, but not just anywhere
1327Totally Random: The Golden Rule
1318Jane’s Secret, XXIII: Molly’s plan
1312Jane’s Secret, XXIV: The last drive
1290Across the Fence: Sioux Ordnance Depot: stories to be told
1290Miss Movies: Miss Movies recommends her top 10 films of 2013
1284Life in the Rearview Mirror: I’m on a road to someplace
1282Across the Fence: Burnett’s Mound and the Topeka tornado
1278Jane’s Secret, XXXIII: Night walk
1274From the Superintendent’s Desk: Get ready for Parent-teacher conferences
1261The Good Life: Extending grace, the lost art
1259Across the Fence: Building Barns
1256Theatre West’s Cabaret torch burns brightly
1250Across The Fence: Union Pacific robbery at Big Springs
1246Dear Fellow Nebraskans: Governor’s Ag Conference overview
1245Across the Fence: Dull Knife’s Quest, part 1
1242Across the Fence: Lions, wolves and bears
1234Totally Random: Hemp: considering the real benefits of the miracle plant
1223From the Superintendent's Desk: Thank You
1222From the Superintendent's Desk: NePAS – State Accountability
1221Jane’s Secret, XXV: Mysteries
1219No-Till Notes: Plan to attend 2014 No-Till Conference
1216Building Bridges: Save the world, educate through agriculture
1208Our view: Gering’s future needs your vote
1206From the Superintendent’s Desk: Welcome to new certified staff
1200From the Superintendent’s Desk - Option Enrollment
1196Observations Only: Blinders aren’t just for horses
1191Completely Different: It’s the end of the world as we know it
1184Across the Fence: Dull Knife’s Quest: Part 2 of 2
1179Across the Fence: Class of ’67, last remnants of home
1173Life in the West: Inside the minds of serial killers
1172A Stray Moment: Merry Christmas – God save us all
1172The Good Life: Through my father’s eyes
1163Across the Fence: Wyoming settlers lay siege to the TA Ranch
1162A Small World: Savoring county fair days
1159Completely Different: New Year’s Resolutions
1156Across the Fence: Judge Roy Bean : Texas prizefight promoter
1155Completely Different: The game is afoot, a look at Sherlock Holmes
1146Cat on a Hot Tin Roof a mixed bag
1146Jane’s Secret, part XI: Grand Duchess
1143Across the Fence: On The road
1137Across the Fence: Discovering Ed Stemler
1133From the Superintendent’s Desk: Early Childhood Education
1130Jane’s Secret, part IX: Mrs. Huber’s chagrin
1128Jane’s Secret, part XIII: Blackberry pie
1123Across The Fence: Crow Dog, Spotted Tail’s assassin
1119Assad’s endgame
1118The Good Life: Hey, I’m a winner!
1118A Stray Moment : Carry the weight
1113From the Superintendent’s Desk : Thank You for another Great Year
1108Jane’s Secret, part VI: Molly’s surprise
1099Jane’s Secret, part VII Clem’s confession
1097Lyman Review: Hubby’s got my goat
1097Jane’s Secret, part VIII: Molly's plan
1096Teen Voice: I guess it’s just a western Nebraska thing
1094Guest Editorial: Fischer will see U.S. ‘living within means’
1094Jane’s Secret, part XVII : Plans gone awry
1089From the Superintendent’s Desk: Thanks for the memories
1086From the Superintendent’s Desk - Haig and Aurora Buildings
1082Across the Fence: Black Hills Gold and the Thoen Stone
1081A Stray Moment: All's well that ends well, usually
1079Across The Fence: Billy Dixon; Plainsman, Hunter, Indian fighter and Scout
1073Miss Movies: “Bully” a powerful documentary
1073Jane’s Secret, part XX: Change of plans
1065Across The Fence: The Hat Creek Outpost
1064Observations Only - Two ages of man
1050Thinking About Health: The challenge of signing up for Obamacare
1046A Small World: Chokecherry season evokes memories of yesterday
1045Across the Fence: Consumed by fire
1045The Good Life: Your dollar is a vote for what you care about
1045Across the Fence: The Spirit of Crazy Horse
1044Completely Different: That’s so Pinteresting
1041Jane’s Secret, part XVI: Fate takes a hand
1034From the Superintendent’s Desk: Accountability
1028Teen Voice: New Year’s goals
1023Jane’s Secret, part V: Aggie’s complaint
1023Jane’s Secret, part XIV: Molly’s dream
1023A Stray Moment: Earth Day, am I doing my part?
1016 Across the Fence: ‘Aunt Sally’ and Dakota Gold
1012Observations Only: Painting a picture
1008Teen Voice: Today’s television
1007Across the Fence: The Great Solomon River Stampede
1001Across the Fence: The Wellnitz Fire, day 1 and 2
1000Jane’s Secret, part XV: Unrequited love
997Life in the Rearview Mirror: I hate coffee
996Across the Fence: Mud Springs revisited
996Across the Fence: The much maligned Ms. Watson
994Jane’s Secret, Part XVIV: Crystal Waters
993Jane’s Secret, part XII: Jane's Vow
988Across the Fence: First scalp for Custer
988From the Superintendent’s Desk - District purchase of building
987Across The Fence: Celebrating the 120th anniversary of the Chadron to Chicago Cowboy Race, part I
986Across the Fence: Sitting Bull: The Last Surrendering Sioux
982From the Superintendent’s Desk: Summer School – 2013
982Jane’s Secret, XXVIII: Lame Johnny
980From the Superintendent’s Desk
977Across The Fence: A day For thanks
976From the Superintendent’s Desk : Draft Calendar 2013-14
975From the Superintendent’s Desk: Parents’ role in the educational process
972From the Superintendent’s Desk: Current enrollment count
972Life in the Rearview Mirror: Cleaning off the ‘what if’ shelf
971Teen Voice: Fifty reasons to smile
970Jane’s Secret, part XXII: While the cat’s away
969Miss Movies: Ten movies for romance
965Our View: County Manager option leads to Good Old Boys' Club
961Across the Fence: Just For the Thrill of It
961Observations Only: A new direction
960Teen Voice: What senior year taught me
960Jane’s Secret, XXVII: Town Meeting
950Across the Fence: A hometown 4th of July
947From the Pastor's Pen: Lord, teach us to pray
945Teen Voice: Learning calculus more than numbers
942Across the Fence: Fort Mitchell on the Great Platte River Road
941The zombie apocalypse and you
941A Stray Moment: Star Trek: Infinite diversity in infinite combinations
937Totally Random: I’m a backwards reader
932Completely Different: The Marilyn Monroe conundrum
925Teen Voice: Experiencing versus remembering
925Across the Fence: Bloody Pocket, the final battle
924Across the Fence: Faded photos and vivid memories
923From the Superintendent’s Desk: Merry Christmas and Happy New Year
920Across the Fence - Boston: April 18, 1775
919Across the Fence: Submarines and railroads
915From the Superintendent's Desk: Election over – work begins
915Jane’s Secret, part XXI: Gertrude’s Agenda
915From the Superintendent’s Desk - Financial Outlook for Gering Public Schools
912Observations Only: Sisters lost, part IV
912The Good Life: It’s hard to believe, the Citizen is four years old
904A Stray Moment: Now is the winter of our disconnect
904Across the Fence: Celebrating the 120th anniversary of the Chadron to Chicago Cowboy Race, part II
900Completely Different: Confessions of an out of shape twenty something
900Teen Voice: Respond to defeat
899Anno Domini: Independence, an ideal worth celebrating
899Thinking about Health: Getting insurance under the Affordable Care Act
898Completely Different: What’s speech got to do with it?
897Trash cans
896Observations Only: Giving up
889A Stray Moment - Celebrating Gering's Quasquicentennial
887The Good Life: Our most precious right, gagged
887The hills, part 1: Mustangs
885From the Superintendent's Desk: Elementary attendance areas
885Across the Fence: The hand dug well
885Across the Fence: Cynthia Ann Parker, Comanche captive
884Observations Only: Curious things
882A Stray Moment: In praise of silence
879Lyman Review - Tales of the renegade rooster
878Teen Voice: 'Pretty Little Liars'
878Teen Voice: Catfished
878Across the Fence: Fact, fiction or fragmented dreams?
877Teen Voice: Let us be beautiful
876Observations Only: The joy of money
876Teen Voice: The road of hatred
874Completely Different: The mystery of Vivian Maier
873At the Library: Words of Radiance by Brandon Sanderson
869Teen Voice: The more the merrier
868Observations Only: Sisters lost, part III
865The Block
863The Good Life: The best Christmas gift
860A Stray Moment: Waiting on a train
859Across the Fence: Rural free delivery
858Teen Voice: Lessons I learned from my eight-year-old brother
857A Stray Moment: Without a net
854Observations Only: Saturday delight
854Teen Voice: What’s so great about pizza?
853A Stray Moment: I love Sookie Stackhouse
850Completely Different: The Hills, part 3: Rediscovering the spirit
847Teen Voice: Congratulations, you’re awful
846Jane’s Secret, XXIX: Fred’s debacle
845Jane's Secret, part X: The arrival
844Political Cartoon by Doug Hoevet
839A Stray Moment: Tacos! Our embarrassment of riches
838 Taking a big risk
838A Stray Moment: God Knows
838Life in the Rearview Mirror: Greensburg strong
837Life's curve balls
837Political Cartoon by Doug Hoevet
835A Stray Moment: On Canada and the forgotten bicentennial
833The Good Life: We are not separate, we are one family
832Teen Voice: Gleek tragedy
831Jane’s Secret, XXXII Jane’s Bad Day
830From the Superintendent's Desk: School year now in full swing
829Completely Different: The Mind Palace Memory Technique
829A Stray Moment: It's a dog's life
828Across the Fence: Standing on the wagon
825Completely Different: Remembering Aurora
824Teen Voice: Not just another ride
823A Small World: Scotts Bluff Valley Fiber Arts Fair classes offer great variety
822Miss Movies: Ten great horror flicks for Halloween, part 2
822Across the Fence: When Lady Luck sleeps
819From the Superintendent's Desk: PLAS School
819Life in the Rearview Mirror: The Moments we live for
818The ghost of Ayn Rand
818Completely Different: The Hills, part 2: The Civilian Conservation Corps
818Observations Only: Scourge of violence
817Teen Voice: Confessions of the financially disabled
817The Good Life: Mom, my partner in life
815Seeing the works of the master
815Observations Only: Going home
814Observations Only: Extreme measures
814A ‘city’ kid goes to the fair
811A Stray Moment: World War Two is not forgotten
808Across the Fence: Wounded Knee; December 29, 1890
808The Good Life: A farm girl in my heart
808Capitol View: Lincoln Highway captures spotlight
807Timing makes perfect
807Across the Fence: When Fiddler quit running
806A Stray Moment: - The case for Hagel
806The Good Life: Christina Baker’s mom: Thank you
804Teen Voice: Sticks and stones
804Across the Fence: Tomb of the Unknown
803The Good Life: Leave the quilt shop and laundromat alone
803Completely Different: Happy Hollowthanksmas
802Observations Only: Counting chickens
801Observations Only: Just around the corner
800View from the block
798A Stray Moment: A voice from the past, haunting myself
797Our View: Extreme caution needed with fireworks
797Our View: County has some ‘splainin’ to do
797Teen Voice: Body image
795The Good Life: The two different types of business people
793SELL-OUT!
792Across the Fence : November 1864: Pole Creek, Politics and Patriots
792Observations Only: The two faces of poverty
792Observations Only: A soul's journey, part III
790Totally Random: My journey, life after living
789Pulpit of Bones: Man's best friend
789Guest Voice: If I could do it over again
787It's no surprise
787A Stray Moment: The last time
787Observations Only: Uneventful flight
785A Stray Moment - A night owl born to an 8 to 5 world
785The Good Life: We are the Valley’s emissaries
779Teen Voice: Living within our means
779Book Review: I Forgot to Remember By Su Meck
776Guest Editorial: Bob Kerrey is the true fiscal conservative
775Observations Only: Surprises
775Life in the Rearview Mirror: The world is a stage
774Teen Voice: Not according to the plan
774Miss Movies: Top ten holiday films, part II
773Observations Only: A gift of serenity
773Rural America and immigration reform
772Welcome to Gering
772Our View: Pipeline not a solution to oil problems
771Across the Fence: Places near forgotten
770Completely Different: How the savings stole Christmas
769A Stray Moment: Ready for the storm
769Across the Fence: A boy called Slon-Ha
769Completely Different: The bucket list phenomenon
768Observations Only: Musings of an odd duck
768Teen Voice: The benefits of online learning
768Across the Fence: Cheyenne County, Nebraska: cattle country
767Age of reason
766Silence please
766Observations Only: Journey's end
764Teen: Voice : Drinking enough water
763Observations Only: No thank you
763From the Superintendent's Desk: School Safety and Security
762Teen Voice: Twitter as sleep criminal
762Across The Fence: Jules, Jack and lawless justice
761Life in the Rearview Mirror: Personal control of an individual response
761Completely Different: Hey there, four eyes!
761Observations Only: The awful truth
758Observations Only: Critical thinking
758Teen Voice: Shadow art
757Do You Tube?
755Across the Fence: Thanks for the memory
754Observations Only: What's in a word?
754Teen Voice: Serendipity
752Observations Only: A strange Thanksgiving
752Capitol View: Wild life proposal costly but worthwhile
752Completely Different: Perfect memories made in imperfect moments
752Across The Fence: The hanging of Cornelius Donahue a.k.a. John A. Hurley
750Observations Only: North Powder
750A Stray Moment: For the love of theatre
749Across The Fence: Freedom Triumphant Over War and Peace
748LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Gering Public Schools seeks imput
746Economic development update
744A Stray Moment: Having a blast on the Fourth of July
743Observations Only: Sister odyssey
743Miss Movies: The top ten films of 2012: The year of the geek
742Observations Only: Together again
741Teen Voice: Eighth day of the week - Someday
741Observations Only: Curious things, part II
740Across the Fence: Wasicu Wakan
739Building Bridges: Cleaning up for company--or not--reveals a lot
738Teen Voice: An eventful homecoming
735From the Superintendent's Desk: Student transportation changes for 2012-13
733Teen Voice: Sit back and enjoy YouTube
733Observations Only: Blue chip stock
733Observations Only: Sister lost
733Teeing Off: Lessons learned from golf
732Anno Domini: The memorial nobody wants
731Observations Only: Spider adventure
731The Good Life: A very interesting meeting indeed
730Completely Different: Do you know John Green?
730Across The Fence: The Spanish Flu
727From the Superintendent's Desk: Our goal: Improve student performance
725Life in the Rearview Mirror: Is it possible to just drive in the 21st Century?
723Building Bridges: Chautauqua will bring out the best in everyone
720Teen Voice: Positive effects of social media
719Teen Voice: On becoming politically active
719Across the Fence: Pawnee legends in the Nebraska Panhandle
718Their View: Hey Gering, mind your own business!
718Teen Voice: Dealing with stress
716I'm falling for Tumblr?
714Guest Voices…
713Observations Only: Sisters lost, part two
713Across The Fence: The Heartland plague of 1874-75
713A real leaning tree Christmas
709Observations Only: Expect the best, part II
709Completely Different: I go to seek a Great Perhaps
707A Small World: Special guest
705From the Superintendent's Desk: State report card
702From the Superintendent's Desk: Why so soon?
702Teen Voice: Pinning your interest
701Teen Voice: Being a girl
700Jane’s secret, XXVI: The suitcase
699Teen Voice: Go ahead, make my day
699Teen Voice: Indulge In moderation
699The Good Life: A holiday recipe for peace
698Observations Only : White water
697Observations Only: A soul's journey, part two
697The Good Life: A time to be proud of our ancestors
697The Good Life: The lasting effects of bullying
694Teen Voice: Say yes to branching out
693A Stray Moment: Guilty pleasures
692Permission to remember
692Building Bridges: Planning now for tourism season 2014
691Observations Only: The meeting
691Miss Movies: Top Ten Holiday Films
689Jane’s Secret XXXV: Bugs and things
688My Thanksgiving prayer
688Jane's Secret, XXXI: Sixes and sevens
688Teen Voice: Until we say goodbye
686The Lyman Review: I love baby ducks
686Across The Fence: A Fourth of July Montage
682Our View: The elephant in the room
680Observations Only: Wilkerson Pass
678Five Good Reasons to Create an Investment Strategy
678Observations Only: A matter of matter
678A Small World: Legends week promises fun for everyone
677Teen Voice: Go ahead, make my day
676Home of the Brave
675Life in the Rearview Mirror: Work is more than a four-letter word
674The Good Life: The economic footprint of one small business
672Social time has important benefits
672The Good Life: Cooler breezes bring anticipation of fall
672Teen Voice: Saying Goodbye
669Teen Voice: Outbreak of the Gamers
668The Good Life: What a wild ride it’s been
666Observations Only: Good and evil
666Across The Fence: The Pawnee on Pumpkin Creek
665Building Bridges: Being grateful for the hardships in life
664Across The Fence: Billy Dixon at Adobe Walls, June 1874
663Life in the Rearview Mirror: The cumulative effects of giving
663Observations Only: The shadow of error
663Across The Fence: By the dawn’s early light
663Observations Only: Indifferent love
662Teen Voice: Happy news
661The Good Life: Innovation and young energy enriches us all
661Teeing Off: Around the Green
660Teen Voice: Making sense of the Sandy Hook tragedy
659Practice safe barbecue basics
658Across the Fence: The Overland Camel Company
656Observations Only: Expect the best
654LETTER TO THE EDITOR: No tax state unrealistic
652Teen Voice:  Body bashing and self-image
651Teen Voice: Practice makes perfect
648Observations Only: A fine line
648Teen Voice: The daily struggle to a lifelong battle
647The Good Life: People of the Valley, we have a choice
647Jane's Secret XXXIV: Gin Rummy
645Observations Only: Beginnings
644Teen Voice: By my side until the newness wears off
644The Good Life - The worst day on record at the Citizen
641Observations Only: Divine spirit
641Teen Voice - On the outside looking In
637Anno Domini: We gather together
630Our View: Bravo OTD committee
628Teen Voice: Equality
627Observations Only: A matter of paradox
627Teen Voice: I’ll be healthy – tomorrow
624Observations Only: Divine prompts
623Teen Voice: Sticks and stones
622Observations Only: Choices
621Building Bridges: Tend to 2014 and be Happy, Happy, Happy
620Observations Only: A sad week
614Completely Different - The magic of spring
614A Stray Moment: Learning how to walk
613Building Bridges: Celebrating the Bulldog homecoming
612A Stray Moment: In praise of encouragement
612Teen Voice: Silence
611Teen Voice: Previously unwritten cell phone rules
608Across The Fence: Amos Bad Heart Bull
606A Halloween Story: The scary dream
606Teen Voice: Thanksgiving
604Building Bridges: Love your enemies
603Totally Random: Life’s ripples
602Observations Only: Temptation
602Life in the Rearview Mirror: Experiencing life passion
600Life in the Rearview Mirror: Adapt and adjust
600Across the Fence; Prelude to the Red River War of 1874
599Welcome to Gering and the 92nd Oregon Trail Days Celebration.
599Totally Random: October, the pink month
598Observations Only: Fuzzy angel
596Across The Fence: First train from Saply Grove
595Lyman Review: Devil calf
594Observations Only: Off to the races
591Observations Only: The vision
584Observations Only: Willfulness
584Dear Fellow Nebraskans: We Are Proud of the Nebraska National Guard
580Teen Voice: Do It Anyway
579Teen Voice: The need to get away
577Guest Editorial: The future of health care at Regional West
572Observations Only: A good daughter
571Observations Only: The need to understand
566Building Bridges: Asking officials to speak and work as a body
565Teen Voice: Stress test
565Building Bridges: Observing bullies, abuse and pastors
563Anno Domini: Ask the digital dust
560Our View: Visionaries wanted
558Updates from NRD: NRD promotes conservation
557Teeing Off: Persistence
557Teen Voice: Is respect dead?
552Across the Fence: The Pony Express
551Life in the Rearview Mirror: Life enhancing memories
550Across the Fence: A Cowboy kind of Christmas
547Teeing Off: Mind Gym
545Lyman Review: The elusive farm cat
539Teen Voice: Remember what you have
538Building Bridges: “New” will become a buzzword in the Valley
537Observations Only: The unvarnished truth
537Observations Only: Afraid of the dark
536Building Bridges: Serve on the school board—or say no more
535Teen Voice: Footprints
534Dear Nebraskans: Massachusetts should not determine Nebraska’s Presidential vote
533Across the Fence: Battle of Summit Springs, Part I: Tall Bull Killed
529Building Bridges: Building us up to be what others see
528Final Point: Golf, cross country feats headline fall season successes
527Teen Voice: The rivalry
524Building Bridges: Following the spirit of Gering
523Observations Only: Saint Marge
523Lyman Review: The love goat
523Anno Domini: On this remembering day
523Up The Creek Without A Paddle: The NRD wants to do what with your money?
521Teeing Off: The thing about state
519Observations Only: Waiting time
518Dear Fellow Nebraskans: Collegebound Nebraska
516Teen Voice: The Other Side
516Teen Voice: Nobody else can lower you
515Jane’s Secret XXXVII: A starry night
514Totally Random: Happy Halloween
514Across The Fence: The Three Guardsmen
509Across The Fence; ‘Johnny Appleseed’ of the Oregon Trail
508Our View: Why rush the interlocal agreement?
506No-Till Notes: Water Funding Task Force
505Lyman Review: Now that's a set of handlebars!
505Teen Voice: My rebellion
503Across the Fence: The Blizzard of ‘49
497Observations Only: Gone away
495Jane’s Secret, XXXVIII: Bad girls
491A Stray Moment: Robin Williams – Good night sweet prince
490Lyman Review: Something wicked this way comes
488Teen Voice: What is love?
484Observations Only: Hog wash
483Welcome to the ‘New’ in Gering
482Teen Voice: Self-expression
479Capitol View: Delay tactics a gamble as session draws to a close
478Update From the NRD: Winter has arrived
472Jane’s Secret XXXVI:  The dream
472 Across the Fence: Remembering Armistice Day
470Building Bridges: Pause a moment...save a child’s life
469No Till Notes: Final Stop
468Why you should visit the zoo in February
465Across the Fence; Massacre on the Marias River
462Building Bridges: Objectivity and fairness make a winning plan
458Across The Fence: Moc-chi, A Southern Cheyenne warrior
456Jane’s Secret, XLI Black widow spider
453Observations Only: The visit
453From the Hill: More Work Ahead
453Teen Voice: Shopping days or holidays?
450
450Rotary International observes World Polio Day Oct. 24
448Observations Only: A day in August
448For the love of the game – best courses in the valley
447Lyman Review: One mean chicken
444Across the Fence: New eyes on the Panhandle
442Teen Voice: Cyber War
442At the Library: March into a good book
440Across The Fence: Crazy Horse’s Last Battle
431Teen Voice: Hope for a New Year
429Across The Fence: Mustangs on Pumpkin Creek
426Observations Only: One more time
420In the Hills: Nebraska Bighorn Sheep
419Observations Only: The last goodbye
419What’s really going on with our water?
415Lyman Review: Goat-chasing cardio
411Building Bridges: #speaklife is a goal for students, a goal for all
408No-Till Notes: Looking Back
407Our View: Childcare not school district’s role
406Teen Voice: The gift of caring
406Teen Voice: My School, Their Rules
404Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret, XLIII: Jail house rock
402Their View: Goal post move unfair
401Teen Voice: Family for all intents and purposes
401Across the Fence: Remembering English Joe
399Updates from NRD: Happy New Year
399Capitol View: Yes, Virginia, the Legislature has done something, so far
395Observations Only: Final moment
395Teen Voice: Writing love on our hearts
394At the Monument: Junior Rangers
393Capitol View: Considering additional education choices
392Teen Voice: To the future
392Across the Fence: David F. Cook and ‘Indian Joe’
391No-Till Notes: Joe Franks Memorial
391Across the Fence: Prelude to Battle
390Gering ninth graders answer the questions of life
385Building Bridges: Be a Destination Ambassador
382Lyman Review: Branding Time
381Across the Fence: The Colorado Coalfield War
381In the Hills: Pollinators – the buzz
379View from Capitol Hill: Solutions for our economy and the budget
378Across The Fence: Last Christmas
378Across the Fence: John Colter, the first mountain man
375Observations Only: The last toothpick
375Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret, XLII: Sunflowers
374Teen Voice: Where is the love?
372No-till Notes: Moving forward
371Nature Notes: Love is in the air
371Building Bridges: Awards are only part of our success
370Mayor’s Monthly: Moving on Gering’s momentum
369Our View: Community responsible for kids
368Totally Random: Where does it go?
368Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret XLIV: Jail break
368Building Bridges: Five years old IS a milestone
366Letter to Editor clarifies drug testing policy
363Arts Scene: Theatre West’s Les Miserables not to be missed: Anniversary production proves to be a memorable winner
362Across the Fence: Roy Bean; scoundrel with a law book
362Capitol View: The 103rd Legislature is history … finally
362Capitol View: There was more to the session than just the big ticket items
361Totally Random: Trusting the fates
361In the Hills: Arbor Day in Nebraska
355Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret XLV: Gun smoke
352Building Bridges: When ‘FAMILY’ and fellow Nebraskans are all you’ve got
350No-Till Notes: Enjoyable Day
349Observations Only: The vigil
349Christmas stories from Freshman Academy students
349Across the Fence: Missing; Nelson Buck survey party
347Lyman Review: Taste of boot?
347Building Bridges: Be American - help your candidate
347Linked Lives
346Teen Voice: Trouble Maker or Hard Worker?
346Coach Schadwinkel promoted strong sense of tradition
344At the Library: “My Name is Resolute” By Nancy E. Turner
343History Revisited:A Stray Moment: Life (and death) on the Oregon Trail
339Building Bridges: Oregon Trail Days—making our present a celebrated past
338Lyman Review: Nudge to the Butt
334Capitol View: Legislature overrides gubernatorial vetoes
334Final Point: Citizen receives first honor for ‘Final Point’
333Dear Nebraskans: Nebraska is the place for business
333Support emergency services personnel
332Across the Fence: The Cholera Corridor
329Religious freedom must be protected
328At the Library: “I Shall Be Near to You” By Erin Lindsay McCabe
326Notes from NRD: Thanks agricultural producers
321Capitol View: The Legislature did provide tax relief
321College Thoughts: Rotten for the minds? Think again
321Across the Fence: Who was Martha Jane Canary?
320Anno Domini: The Textbook of Freedom
319Capitol View: Redistricting needs new procedure
318Update from the NRD: March updates from the NRD
318In the Hills: Explore the state parks
316Website Resources
314Across the Fence: On the Old Chisholm Trail
314At the Monument: That old (historic) building
311Across the Fence: Charles Badger Clark
311No-Till Notes: Annual PNTP Tour
310Lyman Review: Winter's dog
306Building Bridges: Don’t wait to develop
306Capital View: Can prison reform survive property tax relief?
306Our View: Confidentiality agreement disrespectful
306From the Capitol: The conduct we choose reflects our character
304Across the Fence: Old barns and memories
303Capitol View: It sounded like a good idea at first
303Across the Fence: Amanda
303No-Till Notes: Cheat grass
301Teen Voice: Holiday horrors
300Building Bridges: Dive into summer—dive into living
299Across the Fence: Investigation at Spring Creek
299Building Bridges: Turning a space into a sense of place
298Capitol View: Clock keeps tickin,’ many issues remain unresolved
298Teen Voice: Home is where the heart is
297Capitol View: Legislature to tackle meatier issues
292New at the Zoo: Volunteer at the Zoo
291Lyman Review: Dog fun
285At the Zoo: Spring in to the zoo
285Across the Fence: The Spring Creek Raid
285Lyman Review: Sheep Royalty
285Teen Voice: The clock is ticking
284At the Monument: Where are the animals?
283No-til Notes: Changing plans
281Teen Voice: Inspire me
277Across The Fence: Justice in the Big Horn Basin
276Jane’s Secret XLVI: Sour grapes
274Greetings from the State Capitol
272Washington Report: Honoring America’s heroes
272No-Till Notes: “Fish and Mud”
264No-Till Notes: Back in the field
257Capitol View: State aid proposal just might make some sense
257Jane’s Secret XLVIII: Jane’s agenda
254Across the Fence: Six went to the gallows
253Jane’s Secret XLVII: A stormy afternoon
251Be kind through communications
249At the Monument: Art in National Parks
244Gering freshmen introduce personalities, styles: Writing assignment encourages students to let individualism shine
242Synchronicity:What brings me back
241View of the Zoo: VIPs at RCD
239Letter to the editor
234Jane’s Secret XLIX: Phillip’s agenda
234A Stray Moment: Football – Violence, Death, and Denial
233Dear Nebraskans: Technology helps serve Nebraskans
230No-Till Notes:Enjoyable meeting
229Fellow Nebraskans: Congratulations on graduation day
225Across The Fence: Hinhan Kaga Paha
225Letters to the Editor
215In the Hills: Awesome Amphibians and Rough Reptiles
213A Stray Moment: Time to get moving
211Across the Fence: Aftermath: Part III, The Battle of Summit Springs
203A Stray Moment: Goodbye old house – sorting their things
196Battle of Summit Springs, part II: Warpath to White Bear Creek
196Jack’s Insights: Knowing harvest
188Fourth of July meetings
187A Stray Moment: Brand new used cars
182Building Bridges: Seeking a big win out of the 4th quarter
178Jane’s Secret XLX: Day’s end
177Building Bridges: Supporting our teachers supports our children
177Prairie Dogs
176No-Till Notes: The value of water
170Teen Voice: Unexpected joys of being a sibling
166Across The Fence: Steamboats on the Missouri
165Dynasty made Gering the biggest little town in Nebraska
165Across The Fence: The Pawnee and human sacrifice
165Creatures of the Night
164 Across The Fence: County Fair
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160Across The Fence: Scalped at Plum Creek
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159Building Bridges: Fair time—learn, respect, appreciate, enjoy!
156No-Till Notes: Last chance for North, South Dakota tour
155At the Library: One Zentangle a Day
155Building Bridges: “It’s happening” at the Harvest Festival
154Across The Fence: Deserters or Outcasts; Three who left. (Part I)
150Across The Fence: New England’s Heroine Scalptress
146Across The Fence: Grandpa’s Grays
143No-Till Notes: "Harvest"
143At the Monument: Night Sky
140A look at - and helping - the State of the Valley
139Jane’s Secret LII: Eavesdroppers
138Jane’s Secret LI: The telling
138No-Till Notes: Different Approaches Part II
135No-Till Notes: American Society of Agronomy
132In the Hills: Get to Know Our Feathered Travelers
132Across the Fence: Here lies Major Alexander Culbertson
131A Stray Moment: A ‘city boy’ visits the Harvest Festival
129No-Till Notes: "Different Approaches"
127Building Bridges: Know DOVES and know about domestic violence
124
121Across the Fence: Deserters or outcasts; Three who left (Part II)
119Sychronicity: Thrive, don't just survive
117At the Monument: So You want to be a Ranger?
108At the Library: “The Master Switch” The rise and fall of information empires By Tim Wu
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107Across the Fence: The Battle of Hungry Hill
103Reach out for challenges
96Across the Fence: The Battle of Coon Creek
90Across the Fence: Before Barbed Wire
90At the Library: Book Review: “Landline” by Rainbow Rowell
78In the Hills: Learn the Dutch Oven
62Our View: Let the downtown revitalization begin
59No-Till Notes: Dakota Lakes Dry Land Rotations
55Across the Fence: Ladies First or First Ladies
33Across The Fence: Over The Edge; Niagara’s Argonauts
28Letters to the Editor
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