Mitchell boys, girls sweep Bayard
January 27, 2011    Photo by Sheila Webber for the Citizen
The Bayard boys and girls basketball teams hosted Mitchell on Saturday, January 22; Mitchell claimed both games..

On the girls’ side, Chalsey Grentz led Mitchell to a 44 – 39 win, scoring 11 points along the way. Whitney Marquez led Bayard with 16 points.

Also for Mitchell, Havannah Newens and Andee Grentz scored nine, Nicole Houston put up eight, Milissa Alvizar scored four, Kaykie Haun scored two, and Liz Cunningham added one point.

For Bayard, Kayla Vera and Megan Stuart put up seven points each, Ainsley Ridgeway scored three, Kaylyn Long put up two, and Audrey Fries and Ashlee Willey each had two points.

With the win, Mitchell moved to 4-10, and Bayard fell to 3-11 on the season.

For the boys, Randy Shields and Alberto Alvizar led Mitchell to a 66 – 55 victory over Bayard. Shields had 20 points while Alvizar had 19.

Spencer Jobman had 17 points in Bayard’s losing effort.

Also scoring for Mitchell were Hunter Dittbenner with ten points, Edgar Rodriquez with nine, Taylor James with six, and Richie Burke with two.

For Bayard, Nate Rice had 13 points, Brandon Stuart had 10 points, Alex Coon and Mikah Schmall had four points each, Ashton Rose had three points, and Jacob Fenning added two.

With the win, Mitchell improved to 11-2, while Bayard fell to 6-7/
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430At the Library: Son by Lois Lowry
430Jane’s Secret, CXIII: New York
429News from Lincoln: Legislation addressed parks system
428Completely Different: The Marilyn Monroe conundrum
428Capitol View: Pig ownership may be defining moment in urban-rural relations
428No-Till Notes: 10 tips, part 3
428News from Lincoln: Senator fights for local control
427Building Bridges: Celebrating the Bulldog homecoming
426Guest Voices…
425Completely Different: What’s speech got to do with it?
425Totally Random: October, the pink month
425From the hill: Healing Our Nation
424Letters to the Editor
424From the Capitol: Budget balanced
423Teen Voice: Equality
423News from Lincoln: Veterans Day
422Dear Fellow Nebraskans: Collegebound Nebraska
421Life in the Rearview Mirror: The Moments we live for
420Teen Voice: Dealing with stress
420Building Bridges: Pause a moment...save a child’s life
420All Points West: The mind is a terrible thing to waste
419Capitol View: Where’s the peace and joy in border closings and gun-free zones?
418From the Superintendent’s Desk: Summer School – 2013
418A Small World: Special guest
418A Small World: Legends week promises fun for everyone
418No-till Notes: Moving forward
418View from Capitol Hill: Solutions for our economy and the budget
418Letter to the editor
418The Good Life: Eclipse, a metaphor for life
417Teen Voice: Fifty reasons to smile
417Welcome to the ‘New’ in Gering
417Jane’s Secret, XCVIX: Endings and beginnings
416Teen Voice: Being a girl
416Lyman Review: Goat-chasing cardio
416Dear Fellow Nebraskans: Governor’s Ag Conference overview
416Washington Report: Honoring America’s heroes
415Completely Different: Do you know John Green?
415Teen Voice: Silence
414Lyman Review: Devil calf
414Coach Schadwinkel promoted strong sense of tradition
414Gering freshmen introduce personalities, styles: Writing assignment encourages students to let individualism shine
414From the capitol: Maintaining Local Control
413Teen Voice: The rivalry
413Teen Voice: Positive effects of social media
412From the Hill: More Work Ahead
412Jane’s Secret, XCV: Hazel’s decision
412Capitol View: A new twist just might get health insurance for the working poor
412Think about manufacturing at polls
411Teen Voice: Go ahead, make my day
411No-Till Notes: Last chance for North, South Dakota tour
411VA wrestles with health care system changes
410Teen Voice: Shadow art
410Completely Different: Hey there, four eyes!
410
410Capitol View: Throwing stones at a stubborn man
409Teen Voice: Don’t be fooled by fads
409Teen Voice: The need to get away
409Prairie Dogs
408Capitol View: Lengthy debate, little progress as Legislature grinds on
407Across The Fence: Battle of the Wabash: St. Clair’s Defeat
407Jack’s Insights: A word about weed control
406Totally Random: I’m a backwards reader
405From the Superintendent’s Desk: Early Childhood Education
405Teen Voice: Learning calculus more than numbers
405Teen Voice: Gleek tragedy
405Lyman Review: The love goat
405Dear Nebraskans: Nebraska is the place for business
405News from Lincoln: Greetings from the Capitol
405Curiosity Corner: Using the brain
404Totally Random: The Golden Rule
404A Small World: Chokecherry season evokes memories of yesterday
404Building Bridges: Be a Destination Ambassador
404
404News from Lincoln: Nebraska needs tax reform
404From the capitol: Growing a Culture of Life
404From the Hill: Protecting Your Financial Decisions
403Guest Voice: If I could do it over again
403Teeing Off: Around the Green
403At the Library: March into a good book
403At the Library: One Zentangle a Day
402Teen Voice: The benefits of online learning
402Our View: Come home to Nebraska, but not just anywhere
402Lyman Review: One mean chicken
402Gering ninth graders answer the questions of life
402Washington: Service to Nebraskans comes first
402Teen Voice: Thankful for memories, hard work
401Across The Fence: By the dawn’s early light
399Washington report: Protecting the Constitutional right to bear arms
399Washington report: Young leaders in Nebraska agriculture
398From the Superintendent’s Desk : Draft Calendar 2013-14
398Final Point: Golf, cross country feats headline fall season successes
398A real leaning tree Christmas
398Teen Voice: Cyber War
398No Till Notes: Drilling edible beans
397Building Bridges: Tend to 2014 and be Happy, Happy, Happy
397Building Bridges: Dive into summer—dive into living
397News from Lincoln: Looking ahead to the 2016 Legislative session
397Washington Report: Innovation in agriculture
396Completely Different: The Disney princess debate: an exercise in the ridiculous
396No-Till Notes: Back in the field
396Religious freedom or freedom to discriminate?
396Jane’s Secret, XCVIII: Clem’s onus
395Lyman Review: Dog fun
395In the Hills: Arbor Day in Nebraska
395Final Point: Citizen receives first honor for ‘Final Point’
395At the Library: Book Review: “Landline” by Rainbow Rowell
395Support letters requested for airport
395Capitol View: Lawmakers want to consider old friend, school foundation aid
395Capitol View: Lawmakers convene 2016 session
394Totally Random: Trusting the fates
394Building Bridges: Asking officials to speak and work as a body
394Creativity dampened by standardized testing
394Guest Opinion: Property tax levies part of problem
393Teen Voice: Trouble Maker or Hard Worker?
393Updates from NRD: NRD promotes conservation
393Building Bridges: Serve on the school board—or say no more
393At the Monument: That old (historic) building
393Religious freedom must be protected
393In the Hills: Explore the state parks
393Building Bridges: When ‘FAMILY’ and fellow Nebraskans are all you’ve got
393From the Capitol: Good Life, Great Opportunity
392Teen Voice: Say yes to branching out
392At the Library: Words of Radiance by Brandon Sanderson
392Building Bridges: “It’s happening” at the Harvest Festival
392A Stray Moment: Library at Legion Park worth exploring
391Teen Voice: My School, Their Rules
390Teen Voice - On the outside looking In
390Curiosity Corner: A Christmas with Buffalo Bill
390Jane’s Secret LXIV: The rescue
389Life in the Rearview Mirror: Life enhancing memories
389Teen Voice: Where is the love?
389Dear Nebraskans: Massachusetts should not determine Nebraska’s Presidential vote
389At the Monument: Art in National Parks
389Our View: Let the downtown revitalization begin
388Lyman Review: Taste of boot?
388Lyman Review: Sheep Royalty
387Teen Voice: Living within our means
387Building Bridges: “New” will become a buzzword in the Valley
387Synchronicity:What brings me back
386Teen Voice: Twitter as sleep criminal
386Lyman Review: Something wicked this way comes
386Teen Voice: Self-expression
386Lyman Review: Branding Time
386Sychronicity: Thrive, don't just survive
386News from Lincoln: Transgender issues need to be addressed
386News from Lincoln: Property tax relief still in the works
385Teen Voice: Previously unwritten cell phone rules
385Teen Voice: Saying Goodbye
385Miss Movies: Miss Movies recommends her top 10 films of 2013
385News from Lincoln: Time flies on legislative session
385Washington Report: Standing against abuses of power
384Teen Voice: New Year’s goals
384Building Bridges: Fair time—learn, respect, appreciate, enjoy!
384From the hill: Exposing a Rogue Regime
383Teen Voice: Serendipity
383Life in the Rearview Mirror: The world is a stage
383Teen Voice: Pancakes a better fundraising flavor
382From the Superintendent’s Desk - Parent Teacher Conferences
382Lyman Review: The elusive farm cat
382Building Bridges: Don’t wait to develop
382Support emergency services personnel
382Fellow Nebraskans: Congratulations on graduation day
381Building Bridges: Awards are only part of our success
380Totally Random: Happy Halloween
380Update From the NRD: Winter has arrived
380Lyman Review: Winter's dog
380Nature Notes: Love is in the air
380Creatures of the Night
379Political Cartoon by Doug Hoevet
379Welcome to Gering and the 92nd Oregon Trail Days Celebration.
379Lyman Review: Nudge to the Butt
379Greetings from the State Capitol
379New at the Zoo: Volunteer at the Zoo
379Capitol View: Corrections director knows challenge, forges ahead
379News from Lincoln: In praise of Nebraska’s citizens
378Teen Voice: Inspire me
378What’s really going on with our water?
377Completely Different: The mystery of Vivian Maier
377Teen Voice: Congratulations, you’re awful
377Teen Voice: Footprints
377From the Capitol: The conduct we choose reflects our character
377Teen Voice: The clock is ticking
377Capitol View: Say goodbye to ConAgra, but don’t lament departure
376From the Superintendent's Desk: School Safety and Security
376Teen Voice: Catfished
376Teeing Off: Persistence
376A Small World: Savoring county fair days
376Update from the NRD: March updates from the NRD
376Building Bridges: Supporting our teachers supports our children
375Teen Voice: Pinning your interest
375Our View: Pipeline not a solution to oil problems
375Life in the Rearview Mirror: Experiencing life passion
375Dear Fellow Nebraskans: We Are Proud of the Nebraska National Guard
375Dear Nebraskans: Technology helps serve Nebraskans
375Mayor’s Monthly: Moving on Gering’s momentum
375At the Monument: Where are the animals?
374Teen Voice: What senior year taught me
374Their View: Goal post move unfair
373Life in the Rearview Mirror: Greensburg strong
373Across The Fence: The Harmar Campaign
372At the Library: “My Name is Resolute” By Nancy E. Turner
372Jack’s Insights: Knowing harvest
372At the Monument: Living History
371Completely Different: That’s so Pinteresting
371From the Pastor's Pen: Lord, teach us to pray
371Teen Voice: What is love?
371Up The Creek Without A Paddle: The NRD wants to do what with your money?
371Teen Voice: Hope for a New Year
371Updates from NRD: Happy New Year
371In the Hills: Learn the Dutch Oven
371Building Bridges: Honoring our blessings and our leaders
371In My View: It’s never too early to start thinking about retirement
370View of the Zoo: VIPs at RCD
369Life in the Rearview Mirror: Adapt and adjust
369Notes from NRD: Thanks agricultural producers
369Lyman Review: A Tunnel of Birds
369Across the Fence: FDR’s New Deal and the CCC
368From the Superintendent’s Desk - District purchase of building
368Miss Movies: Ten movies for romance
368Completely Different - The magic of spring
368Totally Random: Where does it go?
368Fourth of July meetings
367Building Bridges: Be American - help your candidate
367At the Monument: Junior Rangers
367Building Bridges: Know DOVES and know about domestic violence
367At the Monument: Museum collections
367
367Across The Fence: Victory at Valverde and on to Glorieta
366Our View: County Manager option leads to Good Old Boys' Club
366Life in the Rearview Mirror: Personal control of an individual response
366Completely Different: I go to seek a Great Perhaps
366Teen Voice: Holiday horrors
366At the Zoo: Spring in to the zoo
366Website Resources
365From the Pastor's Pen: Unbelievable breaking news
365In the Hills: Pollinators – the buzz
365Teen Voice: Unexpected joys of being a sibling
365Jane’s Secret column on hiatus
364Teeing Off: Mind Gym
364Letter to Editor clarifies drug testing policy
364At the Library: “The Master Switch” The rise and fall of information empires By Tim Wu
364Washington report: The hope of Christmas in an uncertain world
363Teeing Off: Lessons learned from golf
363News from Lincoln: Packing bill is a bad idea
363From the hill: Keeping America Safe
362Life in the Rearview Mirror: I hate coffee
362Teen Voice: The daily struggle to a lifelong battle
362In the Hills: Awesome Amphibians and Rough Reptiles
362To whom are we thankful?
362Jane’s Secret LIX: Gertrude’s vow
362Lawmakers taking another shot at Medicaid expansion
361Five Good Reasons to Create an Investment Strategy
361Teen Voice: Go ahead, make my day
361At the Monument: So You want to be a Ranger?
360Teen Voice: Body image
360Linked Lives
360From the hill: Drowning in Regulation
359Teen Voice: Home is where the heart is
358Teen Voice: What’s so great about pizza?
358From the Superintendent’s Desk - Financial Outlook for Gering Public Schools
358Teen Voice: Remember what you have
357Across the Fence: The Pony Express
357Teen Voice: Indulge In moderation
357Teen Voice: What I’ve learned
356Completely Different: New Year’s Resolutions
356Life in the Rearview Mirror: Work is more than a four-letter word
356Completely Different: Perfect memories made in imperfect moments
356Capitol View: Ricketts, some lawmakers want to put a lid on it, again
355Our View: Childcare not school district’s role
355Our View: Confidentiality agreement disrespectful
355Mom Knows Best: Is your grad ready to say goodbye?
354College Thoughts: Rotten for the minds? Think again
354Capitol View: Credit Where Credit Is Due
354From the hill: Serving You
353Building Bridges: Help! is the key word for the holidays
353Washington report: To protect Americans, stop underestimating ISIS
353Curiosity Corner: Exploring the Oregon Trail, backwards
352Teeing Off: The thing about state
352Be kind through communications
352In the Hills: Get to Know Our Feathered Travelers
352In the Hills: Nature for the Holidays
352News from Lincoln: Nebraska’s roads still a challenge
351Our View: County has some ‘splainin’ to do
351Teen Voice: Do It Anyway
351Rural America and immigration reform
351Christmas stories from Freshman Academy students
351Across the Fence: Ladies First or First Ladies
350News from Lincoln: Hog bill vote was disappointing
349Across The Fence: Antoine Barada, larger than life
349News from Lincoln: Celebrations mean making connections
348A Halloween Story: The scary dream
348Across The Fence: From the Golden Gate to the Big Apple
347A Stray Moment: Those we lost in 2014
347“The Ex” by Alafair Burke
347Washington Report: Improving rural air service
345At the Library: “I Shall Be Near to You” By Erin Lindsay McCabe
345A Stray Moment: Summer dreaming about the ’70s
344Capitol View: How Nebraska rates is a good tool
344Teen Voice: Taking time off, pays off
343No-Till Notes: Blue Dasher Farm
342Teen Voice: The Other Side
342Our View: Officials should take advantage of available training
342Across The Fence: Salt Creek Massacre, May 18, 1871
341Our View: The elephant in the room
340From the hill: Stand Up for Life
339
339Washington report: A new chapter for the U.S. House
339Why parents are important
338
338Across The Fence: Charles Goodnight a Man of Indomitable Spirit (Part I)
337No-Till Notes: 10 Tips, part 2
336Across The Fence: The Long Hard Pull
334No-Till Notes: A word about weed control
334News from Lincoln: Committee reviews property tax proposals
334News from Lincoln: State Senators visit western Nebraska
334Review: When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi
333Curiosity Corner: A Story of News
333Curiosity Corner: A forever Christmas
332
330Across The Fence: Old Julesburg and new
330A Stray Moment: Review: ‘The Book Thief’ steals the fiction stage
329Jane’s secret LVIII: Mr. Valentine
328Capitol View: Voters to decide death penalty issue
325
325Star Gazing: Earth Day call to action: we must do more
324Teen Voice: By my side until the newness wears off
323Jane’s secret LXI: Molly’s premonition
322
321News from Lincoln: Tourism can bolster economy
321From the hill: The Year Ahead
317No-Till Notes: Harvesting water
316Teen Voice: Too many activities leads to negative effects
316A national day of Thanksgiving
313Curiosity Corner: The Boss of the Plains
313From the hill: A Highway Bill for Nebraska
313Guest Editorial: Medicaid expansion creates unfair playing field
313From the Capitol: Legislative session progresses
311From the capitol: Honoring Our Veterans
311Washington report: Feeding a world in need
310Jane’s Secret, LXXX: Revealed at last
308Curiosity Corner: Amazing Grace
306Jane’s Secret: The Telling
302The Good Life: Reflecting on the first six years of the Gering Citizen
300An open letter to Trump supporters
295 The Blight Way – Bo Tully #1 - by Patrick F. McManus
295Across The Fence: Thunder Rolling Down the Mountain (Part I)
294Across The Fence: Fort Sanders: A Forgotten fort on the U. P. line
294Teen Voice: He’s my dad
294No-till Notes: Early registration discounts
294LR 35 is a dangerous proposition for our state and nation
293Across The Fence: The Solomon River Stampede
293From the capitol: The State of Nebraska Agriculture
292No-Till Notes: 10 tips
291Across The Fence: Van Tassell
290Guest View: Nebraska (property) tax system ‘dysfunctional’
288Jane’s Secret, XCIII: Hazel’s story
288News From Lincoln: Legislative big crush begins
288Jane’s Secret, XCVII: The vision
287Jack’s Insights: Research and Extension Center to undergo review
286From the hill: Working for you
285Across The Fence: The Butterfield Overland Mail
285A Stray Moment: ‘The Man Who Fell to Earth’
285From the hill: The PAWS Act
281No-Till Notes: Two-Thirds
281No-Till Notes: Water conservation, part 2
280Jack’s Insights: We could all benefit from more ‘think’ time
279Across The Fence: Edmund Guerrier: Custer’s scout in 1867
279No-Till Notes: Water Conservation, part 3
277Across the Fence: Re-writing Wyoming’s history
274Teen Voice: Character exceeds good grades
273The Good Life: All that remains is love
273From the hill: Giving Thanks
271From the hill: Protecting Our Local Communities
270News from Lincoln: TIF program gets abused
270A book review: Once Shadows Fall, by Robert Daniels
269Jane’s Secret, XC: Clem’s story
269Jane’s Secret, LXVII For heaven’s sake
269Across The Fence: The Zeek Homestead
268All Points West: The only stupid question
268 Giving thanks for family, faith and friends
268Jane’s Secret, XCI: Sticks and stones
267From the hill: Back to Where it All Began
267Teen Voice: Out with homework
267Jane’s Secret, XCVI: Threads
266From the capitol: A new era for the Nebraska National Guard
265Jane’s Secret LX: Stephen’s onus
264Across The Fence: No way to treat a lady
264Stop texting your wish-list to Santa
263A Stray Moment: Precious time is time shared
261Right up Your Allie: A new day, a new me
260Across The Fence: To Honor a Flag
260News from Lincoln: PROPERTY TAXES REMAIN THE NUMBER ONE FOCUS, BUT WHERE IS THE FIX?
258From the hill: Unprovoked dangers
258Teen Voice: Dating scene has come a long way
257Across The Fence: From Wounded Knee to the Land of Oz
257Compassion, respect don’t cost a thing
257Jane’s Secret, XCIV: Hazel’s story, part II
256Jane’s Secret, LXVIII: An old wrong revealed
256No-Till Notes: Water Conservation, part 3
255No Till Notes: Saying uncle
255Jane’s Secret LXV Quicksand
251Across the Fence: An Old Barn and new memories
250Across The Fence: Battle of Valverde and The Texas Lancers
250Across the Fence: Buffalo Baron, Charles Rath
250From the Capitol: Investing in infrastructure
249Across The Fence: Ms. Goodale and the Ghost Dance War (Part I)
248Jane’s Secret, LXVI: The note
248Across the Fence: A gathering of warriors at Arikaree Fork
246A Stray Moment: Je ne suis pas Charlie Hebdo
245Jane’s Secret LII: Eavesdroppers
245The Good Life: There is good everywhere
245Across the Fence: Surrender, April 9, 1865
245From the capitol: Budgeting the Nebraska Way
244Across The Fence: Road Trip and Discoveries
241Power of legumes
241Jane’s Secret LXII: True colors
240Jane’s Secret LVII: A mystery revealed
240Our view: Getting the Gering plaza right
238Senioritis: Get your seniors moving, grooving
234Jane's Secret LVI: A mystery part II
233From the capitol: Practicing Fiscal Restraint
232News From Lincoln: Session gets underway
232No Till Notes: Seven billion plus
231Jane’s Secret LIII: The bargain
231Jane’s Secret LXIII: Gertrude’s choice
231No-till Notes: CSC Classroom
231From the hill: Spurring Innovation
231From the Capitol: Prioritizing taxpayers
228Teen Voice: Looking to be teacher’s pet?
227Across The Fence: Charles Goodnight; A Man of Indomitable Spirit (Part II of II)
227In My View: It’s never too early to start thinking about retirement
225At the Monument: Domestic Animals on the Oregon Trail
225Building Bridges: Shovels and skills are as valuable as degrees
225Infamy - by Richard Reeves
225Teen Voice: Ready for the world? Get real
223Star Gazing: Arts programming, something to be considered
223No-Till Notes: Field Days, thank you
222Teen Voice: What makes young people truly outstanding?
221No-Till Notes: PNTP Field Days
221From the capitol: It’s Fall in Nebraska
220No-Till Notes: Water Conservation, part 2
219No-till Notes” Conservation Agriculture, part 2
219From the Hill: LEAP to New Opportunities
218Senior View: People get old, but hugs don’t
218From the capitol: Keeping Nebraska Safe
217Simply October
216Jane’s Secret LIV The bargain part II
216No-Till Notes: It’s more than no tillage
214No Till Notes: Moving Forward
212Across The Fence: The Youngest Discoverer
212At the Monument: Find Your Park
212No-Till Notes: Reminiscing
210A Stray Moment: Leonard Nimoy - Live long and prosper
210Across The Fence: Phileas Fogg gets bested by a girl
209Torn between now and somewhere down the line
208Achieving your dreams takes work
207The Good Life: Looking back on 2014
206No-Till Notes: Field Pea disease
205Across The Fence: Ms. Goodale and The Ghost Dance War (Part III)
205No-till Notes: Stripper head
204Rural mail will suffer with more mail plant closures
201Across The Fence: …and a Happy New Year.
199No-Till Notes: Irrigation rotation
195No Till Notes: Colorado Conservation Tillage Association Conference
195Tumbleweeds on the loose
195No-Till Notes: Power of Legumes, Part 4
193No-Till Notes: Field peas and age
193No-Till Notes: Observations, part 2
193Our View: City needs to hit green with eatery
192No Till Notes: Potential, part 2
191Anno Domini: It’s a Grand Old Flag
191Star Gazing: My father’s daughter
191No-Till Notes: Water conservation
185No-Till Notes: Observations
185No-Till Notes: The Power of Legumes, part II
182‘The Life We Bury’ by By Allen Eskens A book review
182The Pros: Doctors, Lawyers and...Teachers?
181No Till Notes: It’s All About the Carbon
181No-Till Notes: Potential
181Our view: Let’s get the downtown we deserve
181No Till Notes: Residue levels
180No-Till Notes: The power of legumes, part 3
176Jack’s Insights: Basing decisions on facts, not opinion
175No-Till Notes: No-Till Conference
173A mom’s thoughts on social media
172Building Bridges: On tourism and trash
170Letter to the Editor: A call to defend the U.S. Constitution
163A Stray Moment: Winter Wonderland (and Thank You to the Snow Crews)
162No-Till Notes: Path to Soil Health
162Review: ‘Half Bad’ by author Sally Green
161At the Monument: Bird Homes at the Bluff
159Our View: Lowering teen wage makes Nebraska small
158At the Monument: Geology and its impacts
158I love Thanksgiving
153At the Library: Very Good Lives by J.K. Rowling
152Our view: United we can build
149No-Till Notes: Path to Soil Health II
149Enjoy the festivities
142Easter
138Teen View: My crazy, wonderful life
137Building Bridges: The ‘School of Hard Knocks’ teaches life
137Our View: Law enforcement deserves respect
136Walkable, bikeable communities
132NRD Update: National Groundwater Awareness Week
129Taking Flight: From War Orphan to Star Ballerina At the Library
128Building Bridges: Building a bridge that lasts and endures
128Guest Opinion: Nebraska losing big-time
126Lyman Review: The Frozen Tundra
124At the Library:Neil Patrick Harris: Choose Your Own Autobiography
120Welcome home
119Teen View: My crazy, wonderful life
117At the Monument: Water, Will There Be Enough?
116At the Library: Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: And Other Lessons from the Crematory by Caitlin Doughty
114‘Is there something I can do?’
108At the Library: The Underground Girls of Kabul - In Search of a Hidden Resistance in Afghanistan
106Letter to the Editor
104Across the Fence: Oliver T. Jackson, Colorado pioneer
101
101Letter to the Editor - Injection well public hearing restricts participation
92Across the Fence: The War Horse
91Our View: A failure to communicate
90Letter to the Editor
87Letter to the Editor
85Our View: Streamlining is great...when all are informed
82Across the Fence: Armistice Day
78To The Editor
74Jane’s Secret LV A mystery
72Teen Voice: America, the great divide
35From the Capitol: Honor Them
29News from Lincoln: It’s your duty to vote
21Capitol View: The election is over, the results are well known
21Time to clean up your Facebook friends’ list
21Stakeholders weigh in on death penalty vote
20Washington Report: Thanking our veterans
Most Read News Stories of 2012
8185Jane's Secret, part X: The arrival
3562Across The Fence: C.B. Irwin: Wyoming’s “Giant Cowboy”
2023Teen Voice: Choosing CHOICES
1595All Points West: Making sense of Pokemon Go craze
1591Across the Fence: Trails across Nebraska
1485The Good Life: A new kind of goal this year
1447Across The Fence: Charley Nebo, cowboy; just passin’ through
1352The Oregon Trail’ by Rinker Buck
1349A Stray Moment - A night owl born to an 8 to 5 world
1329From the Superintendent's Desk: State report card
1309From the capitol: Customer Friendly Government
1254All Points West: We’re on the same team
1162Capitol View: What have we become America? Where are the answers?
1162The Good Life: Thanks for reading
1049Across The Fence: Portugee Phillips and a horse named Dandy
1047Across The Fence: The Pawnee and human sacrifice
1018Dynasty made Gering the biggest little town in Nebraska
981From the capitol: An Unfair and Unjust Law
959Across The Fence: Barbecue Campbell and the XIT
934The final decades of Howard Hughes after his fake death
911Across the Fence: Missing; Nelson Buck survey party
905Curiosity Corner: Playing the Nebraska license plate game
905News from Lincoln: Cooperation assures fire safety
905The Good Life: Memorial Day more than barbeque
898Building Bridges: #speaklife is a goal for students, a goal for all
895Capitol View: Term limits, partisan governor changing Nebraska Legislature
894Across the Fence: Class of ’67, last remnants of home
892All Points West: The energy to do things right
886No-Till Notes: "Different Approaches"
873Across the Fence: Black Hills Gold and the Thoen Stone
872Totally Random: Hemp: considering the real benefits of the miracle plant
863All Points West: Long live great coffee
857Capitol View: Plans coming together for 150th birthday
849All Points West: Bullying death shocks family
810Capitol View: Term limits tossing out 11 veterans
799All Points West: Closing time at the Citizen
794Across The Fence: Ms. Goodale and the Ghost Dance War (Part II of III)
773Capitol View: National Republican Convention 60 years ago had Nebraska twist
771Capitol View: Prison inmates and staff, more than just numbers
769Teen Voice: DC trip offered a spectrum of humanity
763Washington Report: Excellence in economic development
760Across the Fence: Cheyenne County, Nebraska: cattle country
759Capitol View: Nice or not, Tourism Commission dealings under the microscope
758Across The Fence: Amos Bad Heart Bull
758All Points West: Coming home, a veteran’s perspective on what it means
755Book Review: The Bone Clocks by David Mitchell
742All Points West: Hitting a milestone, plus one
737Battle of Summit Springs, part II: Warpath to White Bear Creek
734Across the Fence: Roosevelt’s campaign tour of the west
730No-Till Notes: Cheat grass
722Across the Fence: Battle of Summit Springs, Part I: Tall Bull Killed
722All Points West: Looking for holiday inspiration?
721All Points West: Here’s to qualified moms everywhere
713News from Lincoln: Positive impact of schools, business
712Capitol View: The end is near, haste makes waste
708Anno Domini: The memorial nobody wants
708Curiosity Corner: Rattlesnakes: the good, the bad, and the ugly
701Across the Fence: Judge Roy Bean : Texas prizefight promoter
698All Points West: Newspapers still hold value
697Capitol View: The interim, that awkward time
695Washington Report: Working together to fight overreach
691Across The Fence: Hinhan Kaga Paha
691All Points West: Having our Park cake, and eating it too
689All Points West: Staying alive in the gun trade
681A look at - and helping - the State of the Valley
679Capitol View: The Hall of Fame Commission wants to hear from you
676Anno Domini: Independence, an ideal worth celebrating
676Anno Domini: Ask the digital dust
676All Points West: We couldn’t stop the fire
676Capitol View: Death and taxes, perennial issue draws attention
674Teen Voice: Leaving a leader’s legacy
672Across the Fence: Sioux Ordnance Depot: stories to be told
670Across the Fence: Here lies Major Alexander Culbertson
669Anno Domini: The Textbook of Freedom
666All Points West: Rising above ourselves
662The Good Life: A holiday recipe for peace
661Anno Domini: On this remembering day
659Across The Fence: Freedom Triumphant Over War and Peace
657Across the Fence: All aboard the Transcontinental Express
656Capitol View: Voting no? Do you have a better solution?
654Across The Fence: Steamboats on the Missouri
653Curiosity Corner: An Uncommon Christmas Story
653Washington Report: Power of the Purse
653Capitol View: The watched pot begins to boil
651Across The Fence: The Hat Creek Outpost
649Capitol View: Wild life proposal costly but worthwhile
648Across the Fence: Pawnee legends in the Nebraska Panhandle
646Anno Domini: We gather together
645Teen Voice: Playing backup goalie was the best thing
644Washington report: Young Nebraskans serving community and country
643In My View: Defying disabilities
639Observations Only : White water
639Jane’s Secret, XXXX: A tale of mayhem
639Capitol View: State aid proposal just might make some sense
637All Points West: Suffering from American-itis:
637Teen Voice: Ignoring sex in
636Washington: Protecting taxpayers
628Anno Domini: Still flying high at 239
627Capitol View: One year later, some things have changed
625Across The Fence: A Fourth of July Montage
623Washington Report: Reining in a lawless EPA
620Across the Fence: Burnett’s Mound and the Topeka tornado
620Across the Fence: Charles Badger Clark
620From the hill: “Hello” World
618Teen Voice: That was intense
617Across the Fence - Catherine’s boys
617Observations Only: Gone away
613Across The Fence: Flossie, love child of the eighties.
612Washington Report: Obamacare’s continued co-op failures
611All Points West: One of the dog days of summer
610Across The Fence: The hanging of Cornelius Donahue a.k.a. John A. Hurley
608Across The Fence: The Three Guardsmen
608Capitol View: Legislature overrides gubernatorial vetoes
604All Points West: Taking action against child abuse
602Capitol View: Considering additional education choices
601Washington Report: Competing in a global economy
600Across the Fence: Bose Ikard; Texas Cowboy
599Capitol View: Yes, Virginia, the Legislature has done something, so far
599From the hill: Connecting Through Safe Skies
599Across the Fence: For what do we give thanks?
598Across The Fence: Billy Dixon; Plainsman, Hunter, Indian fighter and Scout
598Underground Airlines by Ben H. Winters
595Across The Fence: A day For thanks
595Capitol View: The 103rd Legislature is history … finally
593Capitol View: The Legislature did provide tax relief
593Capitol View: There was more to the session than just the big ticket items
593Capitol View: Veterans’ treatment court idea just makes sense
593Anno Domini: Memories like starlight
592Capitol View: Could they get elected again?
591Capitol View: Lincoln Highway captures spotlight
591Capitol View: Nebraska Democrats - yes Democrats - making some noise
591News from Lincoln: Senator celebrates cowboy culture
589Across the Fence; Massacre on the Marias River
587From the hill: Good Neighbors
587From the hill: Kerrie On
587Curiosity Corner: Prince of the prairies, the windmill
586A Stray Moment: Earth Day, am I doing my part?
584Capitol View: Delay tactics a gamble as session draws to a close
584Washingorn report: American leadership needed in a chaotic world
584Curiosity Corner: A very bad, bad storm
583Across the Fence: Old barns and memories
583All Points West: Nation at a crossroads after 9-11
583Capitol View: Nebraska has lost another statesman
582A Stray Moment: Learning how to walk
582From the hill: Accountability Matters
581A Stray Moment: In praise of encouragement
580Across The Fence: The Spanish Flu
579Across The Fence: Over The Edge; Niagara’s Argonauts
577Across the Fence: Discovering Ed Stemler
576Across the Fence: Aftermath: Part III, The Battle of Summit Springs
574A Stray Moment: Tacos! Our embarrassment of riches
574Across the Fence: Amanda
574A Stray Moment: Robin Williams – Good night sweet prince
574From the Hill: We must unite to defeat ISIL
574Teen Voice: Learning a second language allows for empathy
573Across the Fence: Dull Knife’s Quest, part 1
573A Stray Moment: Star Trek: Infinite diversity in infinite combinations
573Across the Fence: The hand dug well
573A Stray Moment: Having a blast on the Fourth of July
573Across The Fence: Grandpa’s Grays
572Capitol View: It sounded like a good idea at first
572Teen Voice: A life worth living
571Capitol View: Legislature to tackle meatier issues
569Capitol View: Four fountains becoming a capitol reality, finally
568News from Lincoln: New technology brings new challenges
567Across The Fence; ‘Johnny Appleseed’ of the Oregon Trail
567Capitol View: Clock keeps tickin,’ many issues remain unresolved
566Capitol View: Redistricting needs new procedure
566Capitol View: Memorial Day is over, it must be summer
566All Points West: A prairie pursuit of happiness
566From the capitol: Growing Overseas Trade
564A Stray Moment: Prince – When Doves Cry
563Anno Domini: Charlie Brown’s Christmas Miracle
561All Points West: Time for gathering around the table
560Across The Fence: Massacre Canyon
559Across The Fence: Jules, Jack and lawless justice
559Our View: Why rush the interlocal agreement?
559From the Hill: May in Nebraska
558Observations Only: Critical thinking
557Across the Fence: John Colter, the first mountain man
556Capital View: Can prison reform survive property tax relief?
556All Points West: Getting to the truth of the matter
556Teen Voice: Rape decision sends wrong message
555Jane’s Secret, XXIII: Molly’s plan
555Our View: Community responsible for kids
555Washington report: Helping Nebraska producers feed the world
554Capitol View: Legal battle continues over Panhandle fracking decision
551Across the Fence: A Cheyenne weekend
550Across The Fence: Scalped at Plum Creek
550From the capitol: A System That Cares
549Across the Fence: The Battle of Hungry Hill
548Thinking About Health: The challenge of signing up for Obamacare
548Across the Fence: Prelude to Battle
548From the Hill: Working for Offutt
548Jane’s Secret, CXI: A bloody Day
547Across The Fence: Celebrating the 120th anniversary of the Chadron to Chicago Cowboy Race, part I
547Totally Random: December 6, the day I lived
547Bulldog Time: Teachers need to adjust their Habitudes
546Observations Only: Sister lost
546Across the Fence: Cynthia Ann Parker, Comanche captive
546The Good Life: Through my father’s eyes
546Washington Report: Joining forces to fight red tape
546Anno Domin: The backroads of my mind
546Capitol View: It’s that awkward time of year
544Guest Column: Tax reform can add certainty to budget picture
543Jane’s Secret, XXXII Jane’s Bad Day
543Across the Fence: On the Old Chisholm Trail
543News from Lincoln: Senator addresses aging population
542Building Bridges: Turning a space into a sense of place
542Across The Fence: Captain Silas S. Soule; The face of moral courage
542Across The Fence: The Christmas Truce of 1914
542All Points West: A warm feeling on a big winter day
542All Points West: Led by our tongues
541Capitol View: Partisan politics, debates and complaints
540Across the Fence: Bloody Pocket, the final battle
540Observations Only: Expect the best, part II
540The Good Life: Today we celebrate Global Oneness Day
540Capitol View: What just happened? Is it over yet?
539Across the Fence: Rural free delivery
536Across The Fence: The Pawnee on Pumpkin Creek
535The Good Life: It’s hard to believe, the Citizen is four years old
533Jane’s Secret, XXVII: Town Meeting
533Across the Fence: When Lady Luck sleeps
533Washington report: Why we need international tax reform
533Washington: Mindful of our heroes
532Anno Domini: Giving thanks for what matters
532Jane’s secret, CVIII: Bridget’s lament
532No-Till Notes: Managing your bucket
531Across the Fence: The Overland Camel Company
531News from Lincoln: Educating our youth about Nebraska
531Washington Report: A better way to help those in need
530Across The Fence: Moc-chi, A Southern Cheyenne warrior
530Across the Fence: A Cowboy kind of Christmas
530Curiosity Corner: If old barns could talk
530Jack’s Insights – April 2016
529Across the Fence: Fort Mitchell on the Great Platte River Road
529Across the Fence - Boston: April 18, 1775
529Across The Fence: First train from Saply Grove
529Jane’s Secret, CXIV: The secret
529Teen Voice: Having Faith, the world is beautiful
528Observations Only: Going home
528Teen Voice: What diabetes taught me
528Teen Voice: Nobody else can lower you
528Across The Fence: Deserters or Outcasts; Three who left. (Part I)
526Completely Different: The bucket list phenomenon
526The Good Life - The worst day on record at the Citizen
526The Good Life: Christina Baker’s mom: Thank you
526Across the Fence: The Battle of Coon Creek
526For What it’s Worth: Getting along with family, post election
525A Stray Moment: For the love of theatre
525Across the Fence: New eyes on the Panhandle
525Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret, XLII: Sunflowers
525No-Till Notes: Looking Back
525Across the Fence: David F. Cook and ‘Indian Joe’
524A Stray Moment: - The case for Hagel
524Teen Voice: The gift of caring
524Teen Voice: Writing love on our hearts
524Jane’s Secret XLVIII: Jane’s agenda
523Curiosity Corner: Black Robe and Horse Creek Treaty
522Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret XLIV: Jail break
521Jane's Secret XXXIV: Gin Rummy
521Teen Voice: Is respect dead?
520 Across The Fence: County Fair
520Washington report: Addressing the rising cost of higher education
519Jane’s secret, XXVI: The suitcase
519Across The Fence: Mustangs on Pumpkin Creek
519Across the Fence: Before Barbed Wire
518The Good Life: A farm girl in my heart
518A ‘city’ kid goes to the fair
518Across the Fence: The Blizzard of ‘49
518Across The Fence: Justice in the Big Horn Basin
518Teen Voice: Teen slang
517Across the Fence: The Spring Creek Raid
517Capitol View:Lawmakers see the faces of the uninsured
517Jane’s Secret, CVII: The meeting, part II
516A Stray Moment: All's well that ends well, usually
516Thinking about Health: Getting insurance under the Affordable Care Act
515Across the Fence: Wasicu Wakan
515Jane’s Secret, CIV: Fool’s luck part II
514Across the Fence: Standing on the wagon
514A Stray Moment: A voice from the past, haunting myself
514Washington report: Conservative Champions
513News from Lincoln: Concluding the 2016 Legislative Session
512Jane’s Secret, part XXII: While the cat’s away
512Across the Fence; Prelude to the Red River War of 1874
512All Points West: Living outside my comfort zone
511Teen Voice: Until we say goodbye
511Observations Only: A day in August
511Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret XLV: Gun smoke
511Jane’s Secret, CIX: Windfall
510The Good Life: The best Christmas gift
510History Revisited:A Stray Moment: Life (and death) on the Oregon Trail
509A Stray Moment: I love Sookie Stackhouse
509Across the Fence: Fact, fiction or fragmented dreams?
509Jane’s Secret, XXV: Mysteries
509Observations Only: Waiting time
509Jane’s Secret XXXVII: A starry night
509A Stray Moment: Goodbye old house – sorting their things
509Jane’s Secret, CVI: The meeting
508Across The Fence: Billy Dixon at Adobe Walls, June 1874
508Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret, XLIII: Jail house rock
508The Good Life: Honoring our pioneer legacy
508Capitol View: Pay attention to death penalty ballot wording
507A Stray Moment: Football – Violence, Death, and Denial
507In my view: Citizens back protecting themselves
506Observations Only: Good and evil
506Teen Voice: Family for all intents and purposes
506Jane’s Secret, CII: Fool’s bargain, part II
506News from Lincoln: Group studies state’s economic future
505Observations Only: Sisters lost, part IV
505A Stray Moment: Brand new used cars
503A Stray Moment : Carry the weight
503The Good Life: What a wild ride it’s been
502A Stray Moment: God Knows
502Across the Fence: Remembering English Joe
502A Stray Moment: To honor them all their days
502Washington Report: Regulation rewind rolls on
502From the Capitol: Holding government accountable
502From the hill: A Bipartisan Biotech Compromise
501Jane’s Secret, XXIV: The last drive
501Across the Fence: The Colorado Coalfield War
501Across the Fence: Who was Martha Jane Canary?
501No-Till Notes: Different Approaches Part II
500Across the Fence: Investigation at Spring Creek
500No Till Notes:
499What's the deal with organic milk?
499Jane’s Secret, part XX: Change of plans
499All Points West: We shall not give into fear
499Teen Voice: Against all odds? No sweat
498A Stray Moment: Without a net
498Jane’s Secret, XXXIII: Night walk
497The Good Life: A time to be proud of our ancestors
497The Good Life: The lasting effects of bullying
496A Stray Moment: Now is the winter of our disconnect
496Across The Fence: The Heartland plague of 1874-75
496Across The Fence: New England’s Heroine Scalptress
496All Points West: Activiate! summit needs your ideas
495The Good Life: Extending grace, the lost art
495Teen Voicen: Is there a cure for Senioritis?
494A Stray Moment: World War Two is not forgotten
494Building Bridges: Objectivity and fairness make a winning plan
493The Good Life: Cooler breezes bring anticipation of fall
493Across The Fence: Crow Dog, Spotted Tail’s assassin
493Across the Fence: Six went to the gallows
493Capitol View: Someday you can get there from here
492Jane’s Secret XLX: Day’s end
492From the hill: Nebraska’s Special Heroes
491Observations Only: A matter of paradox
491Observations Only: Reality check
491Across The Fence: The Eighth Wonder of the World
490Time keeps flowing like a river
490Observations Only: Curious things
490Observations Only: Final moment
490A Stray Moment: Thanksgiving myths and traditions
490Across the Fence: Ned Dunlap: Kearney’s only Cow Boy
489Across the Fence: Ah-ho-appa (fallen leaf)
489Observations Only: Temptation
489The Good Life: People of the Valley, we have a choice
489Across The Fence: “…a date that will live in infamy.”
489Anno Domini: Curtain Call: A Song for a Friend
488Completely Different: The good, the bad, and the remedy
488Observations Only: The awful truth
488News from Lincoln: The 2016 session is winding down
488Washington Report: Keeping meat on the menu
488News from Lincoln: Going under the knife
487Jane’s Secret, Part XVIV: Crystal Waters
487 Across the Fence: ‘Aunt Sally’ and Dakota Gold
487Observations Only: The vigil
487Teen Voice: To the future
487Across The Fence: Barbecue Campbell and the XIT
487Small Business: Group ranks Nebraska among worst for taxes
486Jane’s Secret, XXX: A new wrinkle
486Observations Only: A sad week
486Across The Fence: Crazy Horse’s Last Battle
486Across the Fence: Deserters or outcasts; Three who left (Part II)
486Jane’s Secret, CX: Final arrangements
485From the Superintendent’s Desk - Option Enrollment
485Jane’s Secret LII: Eavesdroppers
485Capitol View: Property tax debate continues as session winds down
485Capitol View: Trying times, bright spots at corrections
484The Good Life: Mom, my partner in life
484Jane’s Secret, XXVIII: Lame Johnny
484Capitol View: Let the state budget planning, whining begin
483Observations Only: Saint Marge
483A Stray Moment: O Holy Night
482Across the Fence: Dull Knife’s Quest: Part 2 of 2
482Jane’s Secret, part XXI: Gertrude’s Agenda
482Observations Only: Afraid of the dark
482Why you should visit the zoo in February
481Observations Only: A gift of serenity
481The Good Life: Innovation and young energy enriches us all
481Jane’s Secret XXXV: Bugs and things
481Observations Only: The last toothpick
481Jane’s Secret, XLI Black widow spider
481Across the Fence: Roy Bean; scoundrel with a law book
481Across the Fence: The Cholera Corridor
480Observations Only: Indifferent love
480Building Bridges: Chautauqua will bring out the best in everyone
480A Stray Moment: A ‘city boy’ visits the Harvest Festival
479Observations Only: A fine line
479Jane’s Secret, XXIX: Fred’s debacle
478Observations Only: Uneventful flight
478No-Till Notes: Water Funding Task Force
478Teen Voice: Thanksgiving
478Jane’s Secret XLVII: A stormy afternoon
477Observations Only: A soul's journey, part III
477Jane’s Secret XLIX: Phillip’s agenda
477A Stray Moment: My brother, a canoe, and Big Lake Alice
476Observations Only: Off to the races
476Jane’s Secret XLVI: Sour grapes
476Curiosity Corner: Ella Lanouette, Beloved pioneer woman
475Observations Only: A soul's journey, part two
475Building Bridges: Being grateful for the hardships in life
475A Stray Moment: Time to get moving
475News from Lincoln: Senator seeks EMT tax exemption
474Totally Random: Astrology: It’s all in the stars…
474The Good Life: The two different types of business people
474Observations Only: Fuzzy angel
474Jane’s Secret, XXXVIII: Bad girls
474Building Bridges: Save the world, educate through agriculture
474Across The Fence: Three Queens, Women in Rodeo.
473Observations Only: Curious things, part II
473Observations Only: A matter of matter
473No Till Notes: Final Stop
472Jane’s Secret, C: The first goodbye
471Jane's Secret, XXXI: Sixes and sevens
471The Christmas Story
471Skeletons, Part XVII: The letter
470Jane’s Secret LI: The telling
470News from Lincoln: Health services continue to improve
469Observations Only: A soul’s journey
469Observations Only: Beginnings
469From the Superintendent’s Desk: Thanks for the memories
469Across The Fence: Union Pacific robbery at Big Springs
469Jane’s Secret XXXVI:  The dream
469Building Bridges: Planning now for tourism season 2014
469Book review: The Girls – by Emma Cline
468Observations Only: One more time
468Across The Fence: “Medicine Bill”
468Jane’s Secret, CV: The quarrel
467Observations Only: The vision
467Observations Only: Hog wash
467 Across the Fence: Remembering Armistice Day
467Building Bridges: Building us up to be what others see
467Building Bridges: Regionalism should be focus of our core-idor
467Washington report: Opportunities for young Nebraskans
466A last look at the Nebraska Zone
466Observations Only: Willfulness
466Observations Only: The need to understand
466News from Lincoln: Senator requests priority for dignity act
465Observations Only: A good daughter
465Observations Only: The last goodbye
465Arts Scene: Theatre West’s Les Miserables not to be missed: Anniversary production proves to be a memorable winner
465Squirrel hunting teaches survival skills
464Observations Only: Sisters lost, part two
464Observations Only: Expect the best
464All Points West: A community on the move
463Teen Voice: My rebellion
463Building Bridges: Five years old IS a milestone
463Teen Voice: ACTing out
462Observations Only: The shadow of error
462No-Till Notes: Dakota Lakes Dry Land Rotations
462Teen Voice: Social media preys on short attention spans
461Teen Voice: Shopping days or holidays?
461Building Bridges – Teens in the Driver Seat is a program for LIFE
460I'm falling for Tumblr?
460Letters to the Editor
460All Points West: The better qualities of leadership
459Observations Only: Sisters lost, part III
459Observations Only: The unvarnished truth
459At the Library: An Irish Country...The Novels of Patrick Taylor
458Nebraska Beef: It’s What’s For Dinner
457Observations Only: Divine spirit
457Teen Voice: I’ll be healthy – tomorrow
457Building Bridges: Cleaning up for company--or not--reveals a lot
457Across The Fence: Last Christmas
457All Points West: Huskers win hearts and minds at Holiday Bowl
457A Stray Moment: Reflections on Oregon Trail Days
457Guest Columnist: Nebraska takes more from taxpayers, when compared with other states
456The Good Life: We are the Valley’s emissaries
456Wind Farms Expand, But Can They Survive Political Wrangling?
455Political Cartoon by Doug Hoevet
455Totally Random: Life’s ripples
455SBNM View: Do you want to be a VIP?
455No-Till Notes: American Society of Agronomy
454Across the Fence: When Fiddler quit running
454Totally Random: My journey, life after living
454From the hill: Remembering the Fallen
454Curiosity Corner: Roubidoux mysteries, part II
454Golden Spade
453Observations Only: Divine prompts
453All Points West: Never far from the trail
452News from Lincoln: State to release plan to fight Alzheimer’s
451No-Till Notes: Plan to attend 2014 No-Till Conference
451Washington report: Keeping our commitment to Nebraska veterans
451From the hill: Nebraska’s Heroes
451Capitol View: Can Nebraska afford another assault on Cash Reserve Fund?
450Completely Different: The game is afoot, a look at Sherlock Holmes
450Capitol View: Warning: Election Year Legislative session ahead
449Observations Only: Choices
448Barr’s Bacon Wrapped Fantasy Picks: A rookie's guide to drafting your dream team
448Teen Voice:  Body bashing and self-image
448No-Till Notes: “Fish and Mud”
448News from Lincoln: The Forecasting Board met, priority designation is completed
448Jane’s Secret, CIII: Fool’s luck
448From the capitol: Infrastructure Facilitates Life
448Teen View: Seasons come and seasons go
447Building Bridges: Seeking a big win out of the 4th quarter
447No-Till Notes: Drilling Edible Beans, part 2
447Capitol View: Newbies and a shortfall = toxic mix in next Legislature
446Across the Fence: Celebrating the 120th anniversary of the Chadron to Chicago Cowboy Race, part II
446At the Monument: Night Sky
446Jane’s Secret, CI Fools bargain
445Observations Only: Journey's end
445Book Review: I Forgot to Remember By Su Meck
445No-Till Notes:Enjoyable meeting
445Capitol View: They’re back, and look what they brought with them
444No-Till Notes: Harvesting water
443Building Bridges: Following the spirit of Gering
442Building Bridges: Oregon Trail Days—making our present a celebrated past
442Curiosity Corner: A Tale of Two Giants: Frederic and Theodore
442Washington Report: Keeping government accessible
441Reach out for challenges
441No-Till Notes: The value of water
441Jane’s secret, CXVI: The telling
440Teen: Voice : Drinking enough water
440No-til Notes: Changing plans
439The Lyman Review: I love baby ducks
439From the Hill: Providing Better Health Care for Our Children
438Building Bridges: Observing bullies, abuse and pastors
438Building Bridges: Love your enemies
438No-Till Notes: Enjoyable Day
438Anno Domini: A time when manners were more important
438News from Lincoln: Filibuster kills gun rights bill
438From the hill: A Safer Place
437Lyman Review: Now that's a set of handlebars!
436
436Healthy: What you believe, you become
436From the hill: EPA mandates are harming Nebraskans
435From the Superintendent’s Desk - Haig and Aurora Buildings
435No-Till Notes: Annual PNTP Tour
435Washington Report: A better way to empower Americans
434No-Till Notes: Joe Franks Memorial
433Teen View: Attitude of gratitude
432Teen Voice: Stress test
432Guest Editorial: The future of health care at Regional West
432For the love of the game – best courses in the valley
432Rotary International observes World Polio Day Oct. 24
432Across The Fence: Relay race to Roseburg
431Cat on a Hot Tin Roof a mixed bag
431In the Hills: Nebraska Bighorn Sheep
430Observations Only: The visit
430Teen Voice: Sticks and stones
430No-Till Notes: "Harvest"
430At the Library: Son by Lois Lowry
430Jane’s Secret, CXIII: New York
429Across the Fence: The much maligned Ms. Watson
429News from Lincoln: Legislation addressed parks system
428Completely Different: The Marilyn Monroe conundrum
428Capitol View: Pig ownership may be defining moment in urban-rural relations
428No-Till Notes: 10 tips, part 3
428News from Lincoln: Senator fights for local control
427Across the Fence: Lions, wolves and bears
427Building Bridges: Celebrating the Bulldog homecoming
426Guest Voices…
425Completely Different: What’s speech got to do with it?
425Totally Random: October, the pink month
425From the hill: Healing Our Nation
424Letters to the Editor
424From the Capitol: Budget balanced
423Across the Fence: The Great Solomon River Stampede
423Teen Voice: Equality
423News from Lincoln: Veterans Day
422Dear Fellow Nebraskans: Collegebound Nebraska
421Life in the Rearview Mirror: The Moments we live for
420Teen Voice: Dealing with stress
420Building Bridges: Pause a moment...save a child’s life
420All Points West: The mind is a terrible thing to waste
419Capitol View: Where’s the peace and joy in border closings and gun-free zones?
418From the Superintendent’s Desk: Summer School – 2013
418A Small World: Special guest
418A Small World: Legends week promises fun for everyone
418No-till Notes: Moving forward
418View from Capitol Hill: Solutions for our economy and the budget
418Letter to the editor
418The Good Life: Eclipse, a metaphor for life
417Teen Voice: Fifty reasons to smile
417Welcome to the ‘New’ in Gering
417Jane’s Secret, XCVIX: Endings and beginnings
416Teen Voice: Being a girl
416Lyman Review: Goat-chasing cardio
416Dear Fellow Nebraskans: Governor’s Ag Conference overview
416Washington Report: Honoring America’s heroes
415Completely Different: Do you know John Green?
415Teen Voice: Silence
414Lyman Review: Devil calf
414Coach Schadwinkel promoted strong sense of tradition
414Gering freshmen introduce personalities, styles: Writing assignment encourages students to let individualism shine
414From the capitol: Maintaining Local Control
413Curiosity Corner : The tale of the travelling train station
413Teen Voice: The rivalry
413Teen Voice: Positive effects of social media
412From the Hill: More Work Ahead
412Jane’s Secret, XCV: Hazel’s decision
412Capitol View: A new twist just might get health insurance for the working poor
412Think about manufacturing at polls
411Completely Different: It's all in the family
411Teen Voice: Go ahead, make my day
411No-Till Notes: Last chance for North, South Dakota tour
411VA wrestles with health care system changes
410Teen Voice: Shadow art
410Completely Different: Hey there, four eyes!
410
410Capitol View: Throwing stones at a stubborn man
409Jane’s Secret, part VIII: Molly's plan
409Teen Voice: Don’t be fooled by fads
409Teen Voice: The need to get away
409Prairie Dogs
408Capitol View: Lengthy debate, little progress as Legislature grinds on
407Across The Fence: Battle of the Wabash: St. Clair’s Defeat
407Jack’s Insights: A word about weed control
406Across the Fence: Just For the Thrill of It
406Totally Random: I’m a backwards reader
405From the Superintendent’s Desk: Early Childhood Education
405Teen Voice: Learning calculus more than numbers
405Teen Voice: Gleek tragedy
405Lyman Review: The love goat
405Dear Nebraskans: Nebraska is the place for business
405News from Lincoln: Greetings from the Capitol
405Curiosity Corner: Using the brain
404Totally Random: The Golden Rule
404A Small World: Chokecherry season evokes memories of yesterday
404Building Bridges: Be a Destination Ambassador
404
404News from Lincoln: Nebraska needs tax reform
404From the capitol: Growing a Culture of Life
404From the Hill: Protecting Your Financial Decisions
403Guest Voice: If I could do it over again
403Teeing Off: Around the Green
403At the Library: March into a good book
403At the Library: One Zentangle a Day
402Teen Voice: The benefits of online learning
402Our View: Come home to Nebraska, but not just anywhere
402Lyman Review: One mean chicken
402Gering ninth graders answer the questions of life
402Washington: Service to Nebraskans comes first
402Teen Voice: Thankful for memories, hard work
401Across The Fence: By the dawn’s early light
400Jane’s Secret, part II: Gertrude’s choice
399Washington report: Protecting the Constitutional right to bear arms
399Washington report: Young leaders in Nebraska agriculture
398From the Superintendent’s Desk : Draft Calendar 2013-14
398Final Point: Golf, cross country feats headline fall season successes
398A real leaning tree Christmas
398Teen Voice: Cyber War
398No Till Notes: Drilling edible beans
397Building Bridges: Tend to 2014 and be Happy, Happy, Happy
397Building Bridges: Dive into summer—dive into living
397News from Lincoln: Looking ahead to the 2016 Legislative session
397Washington Report: Innovation in agriculture
396Completely Different: The Disney princess debate: an exercise in the ridiculous
396No-Till Notes: Back in the field
396Religious freedom or freedom to discriminate?
396Jane’s Secret, XCVIII: Clem’s onus
395Lyman Review: Dog fun
395In the Hills: Arbor Day in Nebraska
395Final Point: Citizen receives first honor for ‘Final Point’
395At the Library: Book Review: “Landline” by Rainbow Rowell
395Support letters requested for airport
395Capitol View: Lawmakers want to consider old friend, school foundation aid
395Capitol View: Lawmakers convene 2016 session
394Totally Random: Trusting the fates
394Building Bridges: Asking officials to speak and work as a body
394Creativity dampened by standardized testing
394Guest Opinion: Property tax levies part of problem
393Teen Voice: Trouble Maker or Hard Worker?
393Updates from NRD: NRD promotes conservation
393Building Bridges: Serve on the school board—or say no more
393At the Monument: That old (historic) building
393Religious freedom must be protected
393In the Hills: Explore the state parks
393Building Bridges: When ‘FAMILY’ and fellow Nebraskans are all you’ve got
393From the Capitol: Good Life, Great Opportunity
392Teen Voice: Say yes to branching out
392At the Library: Words of Radiance by Brandon Sanderson
392Building Bridges: “It’s happening” at the Harvest Festival
392A Stray Moment: Library at Legion Park worth exploring
391Teen Voice: My School, Their Rules
390Teen Voice - On the outside looking In
390Curiosity Corner: A Christmas with Buffalo Bill
390Jane’s Secret LXIV: The rescue
389Life in the Rearview Mirror: Life enhancing memories
389Teen Voice: Where is the love?
389Dear Nebraskans: Massachusetts should not determine Nebraska’s Presidential vote
389At the Monument: Art in National Parks
389Our View: Let the downtown revitalization begin
388Jane’s Secret, part VII Clem’s confession
388Lyman Review: Taste of boot?
388Lyman Review: Sheep Royalty
387Jane’s Secret, part IX: Mrs. Huber’s chagrin
387Teen Voice: Living within our means
387Building Bridges: “New” will become a buzzword in the Valley
387Synchronicity:What brings me back
386Teen Voice: Twitter as sleep criminal
386Lyman Review: Something wicked this way comes
386Teen Voice: Self-expression
386Lyman Review: Branding Time
386Sychronicity: Thrive, don't just survive
386News from Lincoln: Transgender issues need to be addressed
386News from Lincoln: Property tax relief still in the works
385Teen Voice: Previously unwritten cell phone rules
385Teen Voice: Saying Goodbye
385Miss Movies: Miss Movies recommends her top 10 films of 2013
385News from Lincoln: Time flies on legislative session
385Washington Report: Standing against abuses of power
384Across the Fence: Building Barns
384Teen Voice: New Year’s goals
384Building Bridges: Fair time—learn, respect, appreciate, enjoy!
384From the hill: Exposing a Rogue Regime
383Teen Voice: Serendipity
383Life in the Rearview Mirror: The world is a stage
383Teen Voice: Pancakes a better fundraising flavor
382From the Superintendent’s Desk - Parent Teacher Conferences
382Lyman Review: The elusive farm cat
382Building Bridges: Don’t wait to develop
382Support emergency services personnel
382Fellow Nebraskans: Congratulations on graduation day
381Building Bridges: Awards are only part of our success
380Totally Random: Happy Halloween
380Update From the NRD: Winter has arrived
380Lyman Review: Winter's dog
380Nature Notes: Love is in the air
380Creatures of the Night
379Political Cartoon by Doug Hoevet
379Welcome to Gering and the 92nd Oregon Trail Days Celebration.
379Lyman Review: Nudge to the Butt
379Greetings from the State Capitol
379New at the Zoo: Volunteer at the Zoo
379Capitol View: Corrections director knows challenge, forges ahead
379News from Lincoln: In praise of Nebraska’s citizens
378Teen Voice: Inspire me
378What’s really going on with our water?
377Completely Different: The mystery of Vivian Maier
377Teen Voice: Congratulations, you’re awful
377Teen Voice: Footprints
377From the Capitol: The conduct we choose reflects our character
377Teen Voice: The clock is ticking
377Capitol View: Say goodbye to ConAgra, but don’t lament departure
376From the Superintendent's Desk: School Safety and Security
376Teen Voice: Catfished
376Teeing Off: Persistence
376A Small World: Savoring county fair days
376Update from the NRD: March updates from the NRD
376Building Bridges: Supporting our teachers supports our children
375Theatre West’s Cabaret torch burns brightly
375Teen Voice: Pinning your interest
375Our View: Pipeline not a solution to oil problems
375Life in the Rearview Mirror: Experiencing life passion
375Dear Fellow Nebraskans: We Are Proud of the Nebraska National Guard
375Dear Nebraskans: Technology helps serve Nebraskans
375Mayor’s Monthly: Moving on Gering’s momentum
375At the Monument: Where are the animals?
374Teen Voice: What senior year taught me
374Their View: Goal post move unfair
373Life in the Rearview Mirror: Greensburg strong
373Across The Fence: The Harmar Campaign
372Trash cans
372At the Library: “My Name is Resolute” By Nancy E. Turner
372Jack’s Insights: Knowing harvest
372At the Monument: Living History
371Completely Different: That’s so Pinteresting
371From the Pastor's Pen: Lord, teach us to pray
371Teen Voice: What is love?
371Up The Creek Without A Paddle: The NRD wants to do what with your money?
371Teen Voice: Hope for a New Year
371Updates from NRD: Happy New Year
371In the Hills: Learn the Dutch Oven
371Building Bridges: Honoring our blessings and our leaders
371In My View: It’s never too early to start thinking about retirement
370View of the Zoo: VIPs at RCD
369Life in the Rearview Mirror: Adapt and adjust
369Notes from NRD: Thanks agricultural producers
369Lyman Review: A Tunnel of Birds
369Across the Fence: FDR’s New Deal and the CCC
368From the Superintendent’s Desk - District purchase of building
368Miss Movies: Ten movies for romance
368Completely Different - The magic of spring
368Totally Random: Where does it go?
368Fourth of July meetings
367Building Bridges: Be American - help your candidate
367At the Monument: Junior Rangers
367Building Bridges: Know DOVES and know about domestic violence
367At the Monument: Museum collections
367
367Across The Fence: Victory at Valverde and on to Glorieta
366Our view: Gering’s future needs your vote
366Our View: County Manager option leads to Good Old Boys' Club
366Life in the Rearview Mirror: Personal control of an individual response
366Completely Different: I go to seek a Great Perhaps
366Teen Voice: Holiday horrors
366At the Zoo: Spring in to the zoo
366Website Resources
365From the Pastor's Pen: Unbelievable breaking news
365In the Hills: Pollinators – the buzz
365Teen Voice: Unexpected joys of being a sibling
365Jane’s Secret column on hiatus
364Teeing Off: Mind Gym
364Letter to Editor clarifies drug testing policy
364At the Library: “The Master Switch” The rise and fall of information empires By Tim Wu
364Washington report: The hope of Christmas in an uncertain world
363Teeing Off: Lessons learned from golf
363News from Lincoln: Packing bill is a bad idea
363From the hill: Keeping America Safe
362Life in the Rearview Mirror: I hate coffee
362Teen Voice: The daily struggle to a lifelong battle
362In the Hills: Awesome Amphibians and Rough Reptiles
362To whom are we thankful?
362Jane’s Secret LIX: Gertrude’s vow
362Lawmakers taking another shot at Medicaid expansion
361Five Good Reasons to Create an Investment Strategy
361Teen Voice: Go ahead, make my day
361At the Monument: So You want to be a Ranger?
360Teen Voice: Body image
360Linked Lives
360From the hill: Drowning in Regulation
359Teen Voice: Home is where the heart is
358Teen Voice: What’s so great about pizza?
358From the Superintendent’s Desk - Financial Outlook for Gering Public Schools
358Teen Voice: Remember what you have
357Across the Fence: The Spirit of Crazy Horse
357Across the Fence: The Pony Express
357Teen Voice: Indulge In moderation
357Teen Voice: What I’ve learned
356Completely Different: New Year’s Resolutions
356Life in the Rearview Mirror: Work is more than a four-letter word
356Completely Different: Perfect memories made in imperfect moments
356Capitol View: Ricketts, some lawmakers want to put a lid on it, again
355Across the Fence: A hometown 4th of July
355Across the Fence: Wyoming settlers lay siege to the TA Ranch
355Our View: Childcare not school district’s role
355Our View: Confidentiality agreement disrespectful
355Mom Knows Best: Is your grad ready to say goodbye?
354College Thoughts: Rotten for the minds? Think again
354Capitol View: Credit Where Credit Is Due
354From the hill: Serving You
353A Stray Moment - Celebrating Gering's Quasquicentennial
353Building Bridges: Help! is the key word for the holidays
353Washington report: To protect Americans, stop underestimating ISIS
353Curiosity Corner: Exploring the Oregon Trail, backwards
352Teeing Off: The thing about state
352Be kind through communications
352In the Hills: Get to Know Our Feathered Travelers
352In the Hills: Nature for the Holidays
352News from Lincoln: Nebraska’s roads still a challenge
351Our View: County has some ‘splainin’ to do
351Teen Voice: Do It Anyway
351Rural America and immigration reform
351Christmas stories from Freshman Academy students
351Across the Fence: Ladies First or First Ladies
350Observations Only: Sisters lost, part I
350Observations Only: Little Girl Lost, part six
350News from Lincoln: Hog bill vote was disappointing
349Across The Fence: Antoine Barada, larger than life
349News from Lincoln: Celebrations mean making connections
348A Halloween Story: The scary dream
348Across The Fence: From the Golden Gate to the Big Apple
347A Stray Moment: Those we lost in 2014
347“The Ex” by Alafair Burke
347Washington Report: Improving rural air service
346Observations Only : The orphanage
345At the Library: “I Shall Be Near to You” By Erin Lindsay McCabe
345A Stray Moment: Summer dreaming about the ’70s
344Capitol View: How Nebraska rates is a good tool
344Teen Voice: Taking time off, pays off
343No-Till Notes: Blue Dasher Farm
342Teen Voice: The Other Side
342Our View: Officials should take advantage of available training
342Across The Fence: Salt Creek Massacre, May 18, 1871
341Our View: The elephant in the room
340From the hill: Stand Up for Life
339
339Washington report: A new chapter for the U.S. House
339Why parents are important
338
338Across The Fence: Charles Goodnight a Man of Indomitable Spirit (Part I)
337No-Till Notes: 10 Tips, part 2
336Completely Different : Could you come down off your soap box please?
336Across The Fence: The Long Hard Pull
334No-Till Notes: A word about weed control
334News from Lincoln: Committee reviews property tax proposals
334News from Lincoln: State Senators visit western Nebraska
334Review: When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi
333Curiosity Corner: A Story of News
333Curiosity Corner: A forever Christmas
332
331The Good Life: Campaign ad using Jesus goes too far
330Across The Fence: Old Julesburg and new
330A Stray Moment: Review: ‘The Book Thief’ steals the fiction stage
329Across the Fence: Mud Springs revisited
329A Stray Moment: On Canada and the forgotten bicentennial
329Jane’s secret LVIII: Mr. Valentine
328Observations only : Sisters of the world
328Capitol View: Voters to decide death penalty issue
327Across the Fence: A boy called Slon-Ha
326Across the fence: Something worth remembering
325
325Star Gazing: Earth Day call to action: we must do more
324Across the Fence: James Butler Hickok: The thoughtful gunfighter
324Teen Voice: By my side until the newness wears off
323It's no surprise
323A Stray Moment: Merry Christmas – God save us all
323Jane’s secret LXI: Molly’s premonition
322
321News from Lincoln: Tourism can bolster economy
321From the hill: The Year Ahead
317No-Till Notes: Harvesting water
316Teen Voice: Too many activities leads to negative effects
316A national day of Thanksgiving
315Observations Only: Saturday delight
315Across the Fence: Thanks for the memory
314Jane’s Secret, part VI: Molly’s surprise
314The Good Life: Your dollar is a vote for what you care about
313Observations Only: A new direction
313Curiosity Corner: The Boss of the Plains
313From the hill: A Highway Bill for Nebraska
313Guest Editorial: Medicaid expansion creates unfair playing field
313From the Capitol: Legislative session progresses
312Teen Voice: Let us be beautiful
311From the capitol: Honoring Our Veterans
311Washington report: Feeding a world in need
310Jane’s Secret, LXXX: Revealed at last
308Curiosity Corner: Amazing Grace
306Observations Only: Little girl lost, part 3
306Observations Only - Two ages of man
306Jane’s Secret: The Telling
304Across the Fence: Faded photos and vivid memories
302The Good Life: Reflecting on the first six years of the Gering Citizen
300Our View... Preserve Gering’s form of government
300Observations Only: Little Girl Lost: Adopted
300An open letter to Trump supporters
298Observations Only : Mission accomplished
298Assad’s endgame
298Across the Fence: The Wellnitz Fire, day 1 and 2
298Observations Only: The meeting
295Across the Fence: Consumed by fire
295 The Blight Way – Bo Tully #1 - by Patrick F. McManus
295Across The Fence: Thunder Rolling Down the Mountain (Part I)
294Across The Fence: Fort Sanders: A Forgotten fort on the U. P. line
294Teen Voice: He’s my dad
294No-till Notes: Early registration discounts
294LR 35 is a dangerous proposition for our state and nation
293Across The Fence: The Solomon River Stampede
293From the capitol: The State of Nebraska Agriculture
292Across the Fence: Places near forgotten
292No-Till Notes: 10 tips
291Observations Only: Blinders aren’t just for horses
291Observations Only: Just around the corner
291Across the Fence: First scalp for Custer
291Across The Fence: Van Tassell
290Guest View: Nebraska (property) tax system ‘dysfunctional’
288Across the Fence: Submarines and railroads
288Jane’s Secret, XCIII: Hazel’s story
288News From Lincoln: Legislative big crush begins
288Jane’s Secret, XCVII: The vision
287Jack’s Insights: Research and Extension Center to undergo review
286From the hill: Working for you
285Across The Fence: The Butterfield Overland Mail
285A Stray Moment: ‘The Man Who Fell to Earth’
285From the hill: The PAWS Act
281Our View: Museum merger a good thing, but let’s go slowly
281Age of reason
281No-Till Notes: Two-Thirds
281No-Till Notes: Water conservation, part 2
280Jane’s Secret, part V: Aggie’s complaint
280Jack’s Insights: We could all benefit from more ‘think’ time
279Life's curve balls
279Teen Voice: The more the merrier
279Across The Fence: Edmund Guerrier: Custer’s scout in 1867
279No-Till Notes: Water Conservation, part 3
278From the Superintendent's Desk: Thank You
277Across the Fence: Re-writing Wyoming’s history
276Teen Voice: Confessions of the financially disabled
276 Taking a big risk
275Across the Fence: The Soldier’s Free Homestead Colony of Gibbon
274Teen Voice: Character exceeds good grades
273Teen Voice: Not according to the plan
273The Good Life: All that remains is love
273From the hill: Giving Thanks
272Across the Fence : November 1864: Pole Creek, Politics and Patriots
271It's a small world : Everything we do has meaning
271From the hill: Protecting Our Local Communities
270News from Lincoln: TIF program gets abused
270A book review: Once Shadows Fall, by Robert Daniels
269We need a few good people
269Teen Voice: Lessons I learned from my eight-year-old brother
269The ghost of Ayn Rand
269Jane’s Secret, XC: Clem’s story
269Jane’s Secret, LXVII For heaven’s sake
269Across The Fence: The Zeek Homestead
268All Points West: The only stupid question
268 Giving thanks for family, faith and friends
268Jane’s Secret, XCI: Sticks and stones
267Observations Only: The joy of money
267From the hill: Back to Where it All Began
267Teen Voice: Out with homework
267Jane’s Secret, XCVI: Threads
266From the capitol: A new era for the Nebraska National Guard
265SELL-OUT!
265Jane’s Secret LX: Stephen’s onus
264Completely Different: How the savings stole Christmas
264Across the Fence: Sitting Bull: The Last Surrendering Sioux
264Across The Fence: No way to treat a lady
264Stop texting your wish-list to Santa
263A Stray Moment: Precious time is time shared
262Observations Only: What's in a word?
262A Stray Moment: In praise of silence
262Jane’s Secret, part XIV: Molly’s dream
261Right up Your Allie: A new day, a new me
260A Stray Moment: Waiting on a train
260Across The Fence: To Honor a Flag
260News from Lincoln: PROPERTY TAXES REMAIN THE NUMBER ONE FOCUS, BUT WHERE IS THE FIX?
259Home of the Brave
259A Stray Moment: It's a dog's life
258From the hill: Unprovoked dangers
258Teen Voice: Dating scene has come a long way
257Jane’s Secret, part XIII: Blackberry pie
257Observations Only: Blue chip stock
257Across The Fence: From Wounded Knee to the Land of Oz
257Compassion, respect don’t cost a thing
257Jane’s Secret, XCIV: Hazel’s story, part II
256From the Superintendent’s Desk : Thank You for another Great Year
256Jane’s Secret, LXVIII: An old wrong revealed
256No-Till Notes: Water Conservation, part 3
255No Till Notes: Saying uncle
255Jane’s Secret LXV Quicksand
254Across the Fence: Tomb of the Unknown
253Elizabeth's top ten movie list of 2011
253Permission to remember
252Teen Voice: Thank you, Gering Speech Team
252Lyman Review: Let’s get back to the subject of bullying
251Our View: Mayor should insist on civility
251Jane’s Secret, part XVI: Fate takes a hand
251Across the Fence: An Old Barn and new memories
250The Good Life: The economic footprint of one small business
250Across The Fence: Battle of Valverde and The Texas Lancers
250Across the Fence: Buffalo Baron, Charles Rath
250From the Capitol: Investing in infrastructure
249A Stray Moment: Guilty pleasures
249Across The Fence: Ms. Goodale and the Ghost Dance War (Part I)
248Jane’s Secret, LXVI: The note
248Across the Fence: A gathering of warriors at Arikaree Fork
247A Stray Moment: The last time
246Completely Different: Tales from the mat
246Being a Nebraskan – border to border
246A Stray Moment: Je ne suis pas Charlie Hebdo
245Jane’s Secret LII: Eavesdroppers
245The Good Life: There is good everywhere
245Across the Fence: Surrender, April 9, 1865
245From the capitol: Budgeting the Nebraska Way
244Our view . . .Sports Complex
244Across The Fence: Road Trip and Discoveries
242The Good Life: We are not separate, we are one family
241Observations Only: Extreme measures
241The Good Life: Leave the quilt shop and laundromat alone
241From the Superintendent's Desk: NePAS – State Accountability
241Power of legumes
241Jane’s Secret LXII: True colors
240Jane’s Secret LVII: A mystery revealed
240Our view: Getting the Gering plaza right
239Silence please
239Jane’s Secret, part XII: Jane's Vow
238Observations Only: Together again
238Jane’s Secret, part XVIII : Devil’s bargain
238Senioritis: Get your seniors moving, grooving
236A Stray Moment: Ready for the storm
235A Small World: Time traveling
234Jane’s Secret, part XI: Grand Duchess
234Jane's Secret LVI: A mystery part II
233Our View: Scottsbluff attitude damages future collaborations
233From the capitol: Practicing Fiscal Restraint
232News From Lincoln: Session gets underway
232No Till Notes: Seven billion plus
231Across the Fence: On The road
231Jane’s Secret LIII: The bargain
231Jane’s Secret LXIII: Gertrude’s choice
231No-till Notes: CSC Classroom
231From the hill: Spurring Innovation
231From the Capitol: Prioritizing taxpayers
230Observations Only: Painting a picture
230Observations Only: Spider adventure
230Observations Only: North Powder
229Observations Only: Giving up
228Teen Voice: Looking to be teacher’s pet?
227Our View: Extreme caution needed with fireworks
227Across The Fence: Charles Goodnight; A Man of Indomitable Spirit (Part II of II)
227In My View: It’s never too early to start thinking about retirement
226Completely Different: Look around, what are you missing?
226Observations Only: The two faces of poverty
225Lyman Review - Tales of the renegade rooster
225At the Monument: Domestic Animals on the Oregon Trail
225Building Bridges: Shovels and skills are as valuable as degrees
225Infamy - by Richard Reeves
225Teen Voice: Ready for the world? Get real
224Teen Voice : Leave your legacy
224Observations Only: Sister odyssey
223Star Gazing: Arts programming, something to be considered
223No-Till Notes: Field Days, thank you
222Completely Different: The Quest
222Seeing the works of the master
222Jane’s Secret, part XV: Unrequited love
222Observations Only: Wilkerson Pass
222Teen Voice: What makes young people truly outstanding?
221Completely Different: Remembering Aurora
221No-Till Notes: PNTP Field Days
221From the capitol: It’s Fall in Nebraska
220My mini Pen and me
220The Good Life: Hey, I’m a winner!
220No-Till Notes: Water Conservation, part 2
219Observations Only: No thank you
219No-till Notes” Conservation Agriculture, part 2
219From the Hill: LEAP to New Opportunities
218Teen Voice: 'Pretty Little Liars'
218Observations Only: Scourge of violence
218Senior View: People get old, but hugs don’t
218From the capitol: Keeping Nebraska Safe
217Life in the Rearview Mirror: I’m on a road to someplace
217Simply October
216The zombie apocalypse and you
216Observations Only: Surprises
216Observations Only: Musings of an odd duck
216Across the Fence: Wounded Knee; December 29, 1890
216Jane’s Secret LIV The bargain part II
216No-Till Notes: It’s more than no tillage
215Observations Only: A strange Thanksgiving
214No Till Notes: Moving Forward
212Teen Voice: Sticks and stones
212Observations Only: Counting chickens
212Across The Fence: The Youngest Discoverer
212At the Monument: Find Your Park
212No-Till Notes: Reminiscing
211Jane’s Secret, part XVII : Plans gone awry
210The Good Life: A very interesting meeting indeed
210A Stray Moment: Leonard Nimoy - Live long and prosper
210Across The Fence: Phileas Fogg gets bested by a girl
209Life in the West: Inside the minds of serial killers
209Torn between now and somewhere down the line
208The Good Life: Our most precious right, gagged
208Achieving your dreams takes work
207The Good Life: Looking back on 2014
206Welcome to Gering
206No-Till Notes: Field Pea disease
205Across The Fence: Ms. Goodale and The Ghost Dance War (Part III)
205No-till Notes: Stripper head
204Completely Different: Your local government and you
204Rural mail will suffer with more mail plant closures
201Across The Fence: …and a Happy New Year.
200Teen Voice: Experiencing versus remembering
199No-Till Notes: Irrigation rotation
198Our view... Gering stands upon important threshold
197Teen Voice: Just ten minutes
195No Till Notes: Colorado Conservation Tillage Association Conference
195Tumbleweeds on the loose
195No-Till Notes: Power of Legumes, Part 4
193Livestock Production: My Paradigm Shift
193No-Till Notes: Field peas and age
193No-Till Notes: Observations, part 2
193Our View: City needs to hit green with eatery
192No Till Notes: Potential, part 2
191Anno Domini: It’s a Grand Old Flag
191Star Gazing: My father’s daughter
191No-Till Notes: Water conservation
190Life in the west: Betting on the end of the world
190Do You Tube?
189Economic development update
188Bright Ideas, Brighter Future: Leaving a Legacy
187Life in the Rearview Mirror: Is it possible to just drive in the 21st Century?
185Life in the Rearview Mirror: Invisible scars have lasting effects
185No-Till Notes: Observations
185No-Till Notes: The Power of Legumes, part II
183Our View: Bravo OTD committee
182‘The Life We Bury’ by By Allen Eskens A book review
182The Pros: Doctors, Lawyers and...Teachers?
181No Till Notes: It’s All About the Carbon
181No-Till Notes: Potential
181Our view: Let’s get the downtown we deserve
181No Till Notes: Residue levels
180Bright Ideas! Brighter Future! Common sense prevails
180No-Till Notes: The power of legumes, part 3
177Lyman Review: Hubby’s got my goat
176Jack’s Insights: Basing decisions on facts, not opinion
175No-Till Notes: No-Till Conference
173A mom’s thoughts on social media
172Social time has important benefits
172Building Bridges: On tourism and trash
171Completely Different: Confessions of an out of shape twenty something
170Teen Voice: March Madness
170Letter to the Editor: A call to defend the U.S. Constitution
169Letter to the Editor
169Miss Movies: Ten great horror flicks for Halloween, part I
163From the Superintendent’s Desk: Accountability
163A Stray Moment: Winter Wonderland (and Thank You to the Snow Crews)
162No-Till Notes: Path to Soil Health
162Review: ‘Half Bad’ by author Sally Green
161Life in the Rearview Mirror: Cleaning off the ‘what if’ shelf
161Teen Voice: Eighth day of the week - Someday
161At the Monument: Bird Homes at the Bluff
160Teen Voice: I guess it’s just a western Nebraska thing
159Our View: Lowering teen wage makes Nebraska small
158Teen Voice: Practice makes perfect
158At the Monument: Geology and its impacts
158I love Thanksgiving
157Timing makes perfect
156Teen Voice: Respond to defeat
156Teen Voice: Outbreak of the Gamers
154View from the block
153From the Superintendent’s Desk: Get ready for Parent-teacher conferences
153At the Library: Very Good Lives by J.K. Rowling
152Our view: United we can build
149From the Superintendent’s Desk: Welcome to new certified staff
149Miss Movies: Ten great horror flicks for Halloween, part 2
149Teen Voice: Today’s television
149No-Till Notes: Path to Soil Health II
149Enjoy the festivities
148Completely Different: The Hills, part 2: The Civilian Conservation Corps
148From the Superintendent's Desk: PLAS School
147Completely Different: It’s the end of the world as we know it
145Miss Movies: “Bully” a powerful documentary
145From the Superintendent’s Desk
143Miss Movies: The top ten films of 2012: The year of the geek
142Practice safe barbecue basics
142Teen Voice: Making sense of the Sandy Hook tragedy
142Easter
139From the Superintendent's Desk: Student transportation changes for 2012-13
138Teen View: My crazy, wonderful life
137From the Superintendent's Desk: Elementary attendance areas
137Building Bridges: The ‘School of Hard Knocks’ teaches life
137Our View: Law enforcement deserves respect
136Our View: Visionaries wanted
136Walkable, bikeable communities
134LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Gering Public Schools seeks imput
133Completely Different: The Hills, part 3: Rediscovering the spirit
132NRD Update: National Groundwater Awareness Week
130Completely Different: The Mind Palace Memory Technique
129Taking Flight: From War Orphan to Star Ballerina At the Library
128Miss Movies: Top ten holiday films, part II
128Building Bridges: Building a bridge that lasts and endures
128Guest Opinion: Nebraska losing big-time
126Lyman Review: The Frozen Tundra
124Teen Voice: Not just another ride
124Teen Voice: An eventful homecoming
124At the Library:Neil Patrick Harris: Choose Your Own Autobiography
120LETTER TO THE EDITOR: No tax state unrealistic
120Welcome home
119Life in the Rearview Mirror: The cumulative effects of giving
119Teen View: My crazy, wonderful life
117Remembering When
117At the Monument: Water, Will There Be Enough?
116From the Superintendent's Desk: Our goal: Improve student performance
116From the Superintendent’s Desk: Parents’ role in the educational process
116At the Library: Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: And Other Lessons from the Crematory by Caitlin Doughty
114‘Is there something I can do?’
113From the Superintendent’s Desk: Current enrollment count
111The Block
111The hills, part 1: Mustangs
111Completely Different: Happy Hollowthanksmas
110Teen Voice: On becoming politically active
109Guest Editorial: Bob Kerrey is the true fiscal conservative
108At the Library: The Underground Girls of Kabul - In Search of a Hidden Resistance in Afghanistan
107Miss Movies: Top Ten Holiday Films
107From the Superintendent’s Desk: Merry Christmas and Happy New Year
106A Small World: Scotts Bluff Valley Fiber Arts Fair classes offer great variety
106Letter to the Editor
104Across the Fence: Oliver T. Jackson, Colorado pioneer
103From the Superintendent's Desk: School year now in full swing
102Teen Voice: The road of hatred
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101Letter to the Editor - Injection well public hearing restricts participation
99From the Superintendent's Desk: Why so soon?
98Teen Voice: Happy news
93From the Superintendent's Desk: Election over – work begins
92Across the Fence: The War Horse
91Our View: A failure to communicate
90Letter to the Editor
88Guest Editorial: Fischer will see U.S. ‘living within means’
87Letter to the Editor
85Our View: Streamlining is great...when all are informed
82Across the Fence: Armistice Day
79Teen Voice: Sit back and enjoy YouTube
78To The Editor
77My Thanksgiving prayer
74Their View: Hey Gering, mind your own business!
74Jane’s Secret LV A mystery
72Teen Voice: America, the great divide
62Pulpit of Bones: Man's best friend
35From the Capitol: Honor Them
29News from Lincoln: It’s your duty to vote
21Capitol View: The election is over, the results are well known
21Time to clean up your Facebook friends’ list
21Stakeholders weigh in on death penalty vote
20Washington Report: Thanking our veterans
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