Getting to know you: Robin Quinn

Robin Schroeder Quinn, 42, of Grant can be found most days at Hastings Memorial Library in Grant, where she works as a librarian. Quinn was born and raised in Grant, where she and her parents, Doug and Kathy Schroeder, continue to reside today. She remembers “running wild” around town growing up, doing things like walking to the pool barefoot and popping bubbles in the hot tar on the street with her toes.
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Wheat fertility trial in third year

Wheat researchers from the University of Nebraska look forward to reaping more data from fertility and variety trials underway at the Henry J. Stumpf International Wheat Center just east of Grant. The center held its annual field day tour June 14. They followed up Wednesday with pea research plots at...

Welcome Center celebrates 25th Anniversary

The public is invited out for an evening of dining and entertainment at the Colorado Welcome Center. The Center will be celebrating the 25th Anniversary of its opening.The Colorado Welcome Center will be celebrating with a chicken. strip dinner and cake (cost $5 per plate) provided in part by the...
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Frances A. Cade

Frances Ann Cade, 81, passed away June 21, 2021 at Mary Lanning Memorial Hospital. Ann was born November 1, 1939 in Clay Center, Nebraska to Charles Job and Emma Elizabeth Sanderson. Ann finished high school in Clay Center, Class of 1957. She finished her bachelors degree in home economics education at the UNL in 1962. She taught at Harvard and Giltner, NE.
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Lake McConaughy fully booked for July 4th weekend

LINCOLN — Lake McConaughy and Lake Ogallala state recreation areas are fully booked July 2-5 for overnight campgrounds, including beach campsites. Overnight visitors interested in visiting the two western Nebraska reservoirs for the upcoming holiday are encouraged to find alternative lodging. Find local community hotels, vacation homes by rental, cabins and private campgrounds at Visitors should check availability at private overnight accommodations.
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Price check: Diesel prices around Ogallala

(OGALLALA, NE) You could be saving up to $0.38 per gallon on diesel in Ogallala, according to a recent price survey. The survey, which looked at prices across the Ogallala area on Tuesday, found that Walmart at 206 Pony Express Lnhad the cheapest advertised diesel, at just $2.99 per gallon. By comparison, the most expensive station in the area was TA Travel Center at 103 Prospector Dr, which listed a per-gallon price of $3.37.
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Ogallala Weather Forecast For The Week Ahead

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Ogallala: Tuesday, June 22: Sunny during the day; while mostly clear overnight; Wednesday, June 23: Sunny during the day; while mostly cloudy overnight; Thursday, June 24: Partly sunny then chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day; while chance of
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Man injured in jet ski accident at Lake Mac

OGALLALA, Neb. — A 24-year old Omaha man was injured in a jet ski collision Monday afternoon at Lake McConaughy in Keith County. The man was taken to UC Health University of Colorado Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. He and a 27-year-old Omaha man were driving their jet skis near...

Edward Dunn elected as Development District Chair

At the Annual Membership Meeting of the West Central Nebraska Development District, Inc. (WCNDD) held recently in Gothenburg, Mike Aldridge representing the Benkelman CRA, Nikki Schwanz representing the City of Cozad, Bill J. Henry representing Lincoln County, and Kendrick Marshall representing MPCC were elected to the eight-member Governing Board. They...
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Weather Forecast For Ogallala

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Ogallala: Sunday, June 20: Sunny during the day; while showers and thunderstorms likely overnight; Monday, June 21: Slight chance of rain showers then mostly sunny during the day; while mostly clear overnight; Tuesday, June 22: Sunny during the day; while
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What’s up Ogallala: Local events calendar

1. Girls Night Out The Show at Driftwood (Ogallala, NE); 2. Sara Carroll-Stretesky Paintings ~ October 2021; 3. SRP Amazing Balloon Animals show; 4. Patriotic Door Hanger Workshop; 5. Nebraska’s Winding Road to Statehood: In the Footsteps of a Female Settler;