New Dawes County 4-H Assistant Looks Forward to Teaching and Learning
Dawes County 4-H recently welcomed Kylin Munger as its new Extension Assistant. Munger grew up ranching with her family north of Springview, Neb., part of the sixth generation on the place. She helped establish a new FFA chapter in high school and then attended Chadron State College for Ag-Business. “Agriculture...
How personal income has changed in Sioux County—plus, see how it compares to the rest of the state and country
Stacker analyzed Bureau of Economic Analysis data to see how personal income has changed in Sioux County, Nebraska and how it compares to state and national levels.
Chadron Council Sadly Officially Rejects Community Solar Power Project Proposals
The Chadron City Council last night officially accepted the recommendation from Nebraska Public Power District to reject all the proposals received from developers for the city’s proposed Community Solar Power project. NPPD and the city signed a letter of intent back in 2019 for a 1.3-megawatt solar array with...
Amherst senior officially headed to Chadron State
AMHERST, Neb. — Big man on campus. That is what Wyatt Anderson has been, ever since he set foot into Amherst High School. The senior Bronco is a stud on the football field and on the wrestling mat. Speaking of the football field, Anderson is staying on it for...
Chadron Boys Hold Mitchell Scoreless In 4th Quarter, Advance To C1-12 Finals
Chadron held Mitchell scoreless in the 4th quarter en route to a 47-27 win the semifinals of the boys C1-12 subdistrict in Sidney, giving the Cards a 3-0 season sweep. The game was close into the 2nd quarter, but a 12-1 run midway through the period gave Chadron a little breathing room. They led 28-20 at the half and 39-27 heading into the 4th quarter – which they dominated 12-0.
Sioux County School Board Names New Superintendent
With two well-qualified candidates for its superintendent position, the Sioux County School Board voted 6-0 to offer a contract to former Crawford principal Liz Baker Monday night. The details of the contract are yet to be determined. The board and a committee of community members and teachers interviewed Baker and...
Chadron State concludes home schedule this weekend
CHADRON, Neb. -- The Chadron State College basketball teams will be wrapping up their home schedules this weekend while playing double-headers in the Chicoine Center starting at 5:30 both Friday and Saturday nights with the women's games. Between the game, the seniors will be recognized. The only senior on the...
Winter Weather Canceling Events, Giving Local Students 4-Day Weekend – UPDATED
The return of winter weather has given students in the Northern Panhandle an extra long holiday weekend. Classes were canceled today in the Chadron, Crawford, and Gordon-Rushville school districts while Hay Springs uses a 4-day school week. Monday is the Presidents Day or Washington’s Birthday Holiday and schools in the...
Happy Presidents Day – Or Happy George Washington’s Birthday
Today is a national holiday – either Presidents’ Day or George Washington’s Birthday, depending on the state – with federal, state, and county offices closed. There’s no mail delivery, and banks and other financial institutions are closed. Some cities and school districts observe the holiday, others do not.
Eagles play Thunderwolves on Saturday and Sunday
CHADRON, Neb. -- After winning their first two games of the season on Monday, the Chadron State College softball team continues its conference schedule with four games against CSU-Pueblo on Saturday and Sunday in Pueblo, Colorado. The Eagles, who are 2-12 overall and 2-2 in Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference play,...
Today the gas price is close to $3.09 in Chadron as of 2024-02-20. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Tuesday is $3.276, a week ago the price is $3.225 , according to AAA.
Rams One Win Away From State Tourney
The Crawford Lady Rams advanced to the District Finals with a win over Hyannis Thursday and will face number three Wynot Feb. 23 for a shot at the State Basketball Tournament. The Rams are seeded 14 in the District tourney. Crawford improved to 16-8 after two wins in the D2...
Chadron State RLOP students attend workshop in Lincoln
CHADRON – Chadron State College’s Rural Law Opportunities Program (RLOP) students attended the Nebraska State Bar Association Leadership Academy (NSBA) in Lincoln, Nebraska, Feb. 1-2. The sessions were planned to help the RLOP students understand more about legislation, and the Nebraska legislative process and counsel, according to Kate Pope RLOP Project Coordinator.
Pueblo's RMAC Player of the Year candidate dominates in win over CSC
Alisha Little scored 32 points and added 13 rebounds as the CSU-Pueblo Thunderwolves defeated the Chadron State women's basketball team 71-58, Saturday evening in the Chicoine Center. The loss drops Chadron State to 6-16 overall and 4-14 in Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference play. The Thunderwolves improve to 15-11 overall and...
CSC Softball Sweeps Doubleheader For First Wins Of The Season
The Chadron State College softball team earned its first victories of the season Monday, sweeping Colorado School of Mines 6-4 and 3-2 in 10 innings. The 4-game weekend series had been pushed back a day and moved to Colorado Christian University in Lakewood because of weather and field conditions at Mines in Golden, CO.
Winter Weather Advisory issued for areas of Panhandle
We have issued a Winter Weather Advisory beginning later this afternoon for the northern sections of the Nebraska Panhandle. Northern Sioux, Box Butte, and Dawes County are expected to see a small window for accumulating light snowfall. Highest accumulations will be confined to the Pine Ridge, and adjacent surrounding areas. Localized higher amounts greater than 4 inches possible where persistent snow showers occur. Dense fog is expected to persist through later this morning, before eroding away. Expect the gradual dissipation of the patchy, dense fog from west to east. Accumulating snowfall and gusty winds are still expected for the higher terrain west of Laramie. Go to weather.gov/cys for your weather local forecast!
Chadron’s Bailey Wins 2nd State Title; Rasmussen 5th; Vincent 6th For G-R
Chadron High’s Quinn Bailey successfully defended his state wrestling title with a 2nd period pin in the Class C-157 finals in Omaha to complete a perfect 50-0 season. Bailey’s gold gives the Highway 20 schools of Northwest Nebraska 3 medalists this year as Chadron’s Fia Rasmussen placed 5th at girls 145 while Kyler Vincent of Gordon Rushville took 6th in Boys C 144.
Chadron State playoff hopes fading fast after 4th straight upset loss
For the second game in a row, the Chadron State College men's basketball team trailed by a wide margin at halftime, gallantly fought its way back into contention, but could not quite "close the deal" while sustaining a heart-breaking loss on its home court again Saturday night. After finally catching...
Warriors End Regular Season
The Sioux County Warriors wrapped up the regular season with a loss Friday to Hyannis. The Longhorns led 21-8 after the opening period and never looked back on the way to a 66-28 victory. Sioux County managed a 13-point second quarter, but were held to single digits after the break, while Hyannis never posted less than 13 points in a single frame.
Zutavern places fifth at RMCO
GOLDEN, Colo. -- Bryan Zutavern led a handful of Chadron State men's wrestlers with a fifth-place finish at the 2024 Rocky Mountain Collegiate Open in Golden, Colorado on Sunday. Zutavern, a senior from Dunning, Nebraska, began his day by suffering a fall to Myles Johnson from Air Force but responded...