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Peekin' into the Past

Jen Hayes recently opened Cross Eyed Cow, a frozen yogurt shop, in the northeast corner of Olde Holyoke Square at 221 N. Interocean Ave. After most recently competing in the GoPro Mountain Games held June 8-11 in Vail, Holyoke slackliner Dylon Lousberg, who signed with Slackline Industries, is back home training for the next big competition: the 2017 Slackline World Cup Japan, Sept. 16-18.
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Freedom Family Faith Farming

For Carl and Kathy Schneller, they couldn’t think of a better way to share their pride in agriculture and their country than to paint a 30-foot mural on one of their grain bins. The “bin bling,” which features a waving American flag, giant corn stalks, the name of their farming business and the Christian fish symbol, can be seen at their home on the south side of Highway 6 about a mile east of Holyoke.
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Vietnam vet takes Honor Flight to Washington, DC

As Americans celebrate the nation’s birthday next week, the High Plains Honor Flight group continues to celebrate the veterans who helped make the United States the country it is today. The mission is simple: Give veterans an all-expense-paid trip to Washington, D.C., to see the memorials built in their...
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Kirzi Flaa wins Drive, Chip and Putt qualifier in Fort Collins

Holyoke’s Kirzi Flaa won the girls 7-9-year-old Drive, Chip and Putt local qualifier at Collindale Golf Course at Fort Collins on June 13. Kirzi, the 7-year-old daughter of Kia and Holyoke girls golf coach Nick Flaa, finished first in drive and chip. Each golfer is given three attempts at...
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Swimmers dive into summer

As part of the Plains Tsunami Swim League, the Holyoke summer swim team hosted a small meet Saturday, June 4, at Holyoke Swimming Pool. This summer, approximately 50 local swimmers from age 5 to high school are competing against other young athletes from teams in Colorado, Nebraska and Kansas. Holyoke...
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Around Town

Fireworks show planned for Monday near the airport. Holyoke Volunteer Fire Department’s annual fireworks show is Monday, July 4, around 9:15 p.m. The fireworks will be set off in the same location as last year — near the airport just southeast of town. First Baptist Church’s parking lot...
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City’s outstanding citizens know few boundaries when serving community

The 2022 Imperial Outstanding Citizens have known few limits when it comes to their service to the community. While they were announced earlier this year, Kendra Burke and Jana Pribbeno were formally recognized June 20 when awards were presented at the start of the city council meeting. Burke earned the...
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All community praise & worship event to be at Imperial city park

A musical and inspirational event will be held at Imperial’s Campbell Park early next month from noon to 4 p.m. “Worship in the Park” will be a free event for everyone from communities in the extended area. The theme for the gathering is “One God-One Family.”. This...
IMPERIAL, NE
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More colorful paintings invade Imperial art park

Color continues to invade Imperial’s art park along West 7th Street and Broadway. After the painting by Jolt of Golden, Colorado was completed earlier this month, two more artists, one an Imperial native, finished their paintings at the site this week. Omaha artist Oria Simonini and Imperial native Nicki...
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More college students finish degrees

Another Imperial native has graduated from college. Madison Elliott earned a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration with an emphasis in human resources and risk management from Peru State College. She participated in the May 7 ceremonies, when she was also recognized for completing her degree with a GPA...
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Investigation continues into trailer court fire

City’s nuisance process had started on both trailers that burned. Last week’s fire at Capitol Mobile Court remains under investigation by the State Fire Marshal’s Office. The early morning fire June 22 destroyed two trailers and a small camper parked between them. All were burned to the...
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Firefighters kept busy as Fourth nears

Firefighters in the area were kept busy with a pair of calls the past week, as dry conditions continue to be a concern in southwest Nebraska. On Saturday, fire departments from Lamar and Imperial responded to a report of a semi loaded with square bales that was on fire northwest of Imperial.
IMPERIAL, NE
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Amens from Enders win Adult/Jr. golf tourney

The Adult/Jr. Golf Tournament held at the Pheasant Run Golf Course in Grant June 12th was won overall by Trevor and Henry Amen of Enders with a score of 64. Other results from the day were as follows:. 6-8 years—1. Trevor and Henry Amen, 64; 2. Brent and Cole Turner,...
ENDERS, NE
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Seniors riding six-game win streak into July

The Imperial Pinnacle Bank Senior Legion team has evened its record and then some as the month of June has worn down. Since June 17 the Horns have won six-straight games and will look to add two more before the regular season ends. The Horns held off a Curtis/Maywood comeback...
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Business Monday ETC : June 27, 2022

Area leaders recently attended the grand opening of Pare Corporation’s third office in the region on Bobala Road in Holyoke. State Rep. Patricia Duffy, D-Holyoke, Mayor Joshua Garcia, Ward 5 City Councilor Linda Vacon, Planning and Economic Development Director Aaron Vega, Jennifer Keitt, of Vega’s office, and Jordan Hart, of the Greater Holyoke Chamber of Commerce, welcomed Pare’s leaders at the grand opening event held on June 9. The office of state Sen. John Velis presented a proclamation honoring the opening.
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Mary Jane Kier

Mary Jane Kier, 79, of Madrid, passed away June 24, 2022, at the Imperial Manor in Imperial, Nebraska. Mary was born Sept. 14, 1942, to Joseph and Francis (Wright) Yost. Because Mary’s father was a mail carrier, the family moved frequently following his work. She attended school primarily in McCook.
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Elwin Poe - Death Notice

Private graveside services were held June 14 at Pleasant Valley Cemetery. A memorial service will be held Saturday, Aug. 6, at First Christian Church in Holyoke. Baucke Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.
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Kevin Conde - Death Notice

The memorial service was held June 24 at Baucke Funeral Chapel in Holyoke. Baucke Funeral Home directed the service.
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Robert Wayne Bartels

Robert Wayne Bartels was born Sept. 12, 1934, at home on the family farm near Wauneta, Nebraska, to Anna Louise (Roschewski) and Arnold Henry Bartels. He was the first born with his twin brother Richard. Bob grew up near Wauneta and graduated from Wauneta High School with the class of 1952.
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