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New GMH surgical suite now in use Hospital hosts open house Thursday before sterilization. Surgeons and staff at Gothenburg Memorial Hospital are lauding the praises of a recently completed surgical suite. Read the Full Story
Lift station installation DEEP WORK: Employees of VanKirk Bros. of Sutton started digging a 30-foot hole and installing a lift station about three weeks ago at the Gothenburg Improvement Company’s east industrial site southeast of town. On March 18, workers were attaching sections of the lift station and raising a safety box (picture). Read the Full Story
Van in ditch Gothenburg Fire and Rescue personnel load Farnam resident Monte Reynolds, 56, into an ambulance after he lost control of his 1995 GMC Rally Wagon on March 16 while traveling south on Highway 47, according to sheriff Gary Reiber. Reiber said Reynolds was transported to Gothenburg Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Read the Full Story
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Local News

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Alum treatment of Lake Helen approved Nine ordinances became law on March 17 after final passage by the Gothenburg City Council. The ordinances deal with: The administration and conduct of elections. Occupation...

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Springtime brings severe storm threats

National Weather Service preaches weather readiness. Meteorologists can typically provide a warning 12 minutes before a tornado arrives, according to Scott Bryant, a senior forecaster with the National...

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Alcohol said to be a factor. A 22-year-old man and a 20-year-old woman, both of Gothenburg, suffered injuries during a rollover early Thursday morning southwest of Gothenburg. Both Warren Schultz, the...

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The Central Nebraska Public Power and Irrigation District will hold stakeholders meetings in April for cabin-owners and the public with interest in Central’s reservoirs and lakes. The format of...

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Opinions

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I apparently did not make myself clear regarding our suggestion request stated at the March 3 council meeting about Lake Helen. I did not mean to say that there should be “little bits of parking...

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I am writing in response to the article you wrote on Feb. 27 regarding The American Legion. The story was disheartening on many levels and should have been written in the context of a single Post, not...

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Let me get this straight: Congress, elected by and representing the citizens of the United States, passes the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS), which legislates the amount of renewable fuel in our nation’s...

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Sports

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Gothenburg girls building depth

Gothenburg’s girls track and field team starts the season with 20 returning letter winners and three girls with state meet experience. “We have a pretty good nucleus back,” coach Steve...

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GHS wrestlers making progress on the mat

Gothenburg’s wrestling season recently ended at the NSAA State Championships in Omaha, and head coach Tom Scott is already excited to see what his team can do next year. The Swedes had three representatives...

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The Gothenburg boys track and field team opened its season on Saturday with a 10th-place finish at the UNK High School Class B Indoor Meet. A total of 12 teams competed in the event. The Swedes opted...

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Four members of Gothenburg’s Southwest Conference co-champion boys basketball team were joined by one member of the girls team when all-conference teams were announced Thursday. Gothenburg’s...

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Brady Happenings

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Seven Brady basketball players were honored when the Mid-Nebraska Activities Conference released its all-conference teams Friday morning. Senior Josie Palmer closed out her high school career with a spot...

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Ready to run

The Brady track and field team opens the season Saturday morning at the UNK Invite in Kearney. Seniors on the team include, l-r: Front—Trevor Mann, Josie Palmer, Shaylin McClellen and Levi DeStefano;...

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School rates more than quadruple. Most Brady residents, businesses and schools will see an increase in their monthly sewer bill after the village’s board of trustees voted to raise rates at last...

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Agribusiness

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Department proposes changes to ‘Actively Engaged’ Rule. WASHINGTON—The U.S. Department of Agriculture has announced a proposed rule to limit farm payments to non-farmers, consistent...

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LINCOLN—After five years of increases in Nebraska farmland values, the state average dropped 3%, according to preliminary findings released today by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. The state...

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By Annie Bohling Nebraska News Service LINCOLN—Testimony at a public hearing Feb. 24 was equally divided on a bill that would change the way livestock cruelty cases are investigated and penalized. Legislative...

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