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  • High Plains roundtable coming Aug. 28

    The High Plains Nutrition and Management Roundtable Focus on Increasing Cow Herd Size and Beef Production will be held Thursday, Aug. 28. The program is presented by UNL, CSU and UW along with the Tri-State American Registry of Professional Animal Scienti...
  • Another Perspective

    Fair sparks memories of meeting my man By Lori PankoninCo-Publisher Chase County Fair time brings memories from all angles . . . from my childhood, to teen years and dating, to watching our children soak in the thrills, to the hours of volunteer experie...
  • Cruise Night held in Grant

      Above: One of the last remaining Trans Am cars from the ‘Smokey and the Bandit’ series was the main attraction at the Grant Cruise Night 2014. Right: Over 230 people (and at least one dog) were served during the meal portion of the evening.  ...
  • New slant on football contest this fall at Tribune-Sentinel

    By Tim Linscott, Managing Editor Are you ready for some football? The Grant Tribune-Sentinel is preparing for the upcoming college and professional football season with an exciting new contest. ‘Football Showdown’ 2014 will feature games each we...
  • Concerns raised over grandstands

      By Tim Linscott, Managing Editor People could have had heart-pounding and anxious moments at the Perkins County Fair this year and it wasn’t necessarily from any of the arena events. Two concerned grandparents, Jan Rahn and Shari Friedel, both...
  • District enforcing laptop issue

    By Tim Linscott, Managing Editor Perkins County Superintendent Phillip Picquet has reviewed the situation of students using laptops at the high school and told board members at the July board meeting he was ‘shocked’ by it. “To have that many broke...
  • PCS to delay start of school year

    By Tim Linscott Managing Editor Perkins County Public Schools will hold its first day of classes on Friday, Aug. 15 with a 1:30 p.m. dismissal. Teachers will report on Aug. 13. The first full day of class for students will be Monday, Aug. 18. High school ...
  • PCHS acquires new equipment

      Above: Golden Ours Convalescent Home is now using a full body lift that has a capacity of 600 pounds. The lift was made possible after three families made gifts to the Perkins County Health Services Foundation. The lift had a cost of $5,300. Picture...
  • Entities benefit from donations

      The Perkins County Animal Shelter, as well as L2 for Kids received donations from the proceeds of popcorn and cotton candy sales at the Perkins County Fair by members of the Perkins County Youth Council. Above PCYC members Brandie Ross (left) and Ha...
  • Hastings Memorial Library to host summer book sale

    Hastings Memorial Library in Grant will be hosting its annual Summer Book Sale Monday, Aug. 11 through Saturday, Aug. 16. The book sale will be held in the library’s community room at 505 Central Ave. Books will be available for purchase on Monday throu...
  • ‘Color Me Courageous’ 5k fun run/walk coming to Imperial

    The Nebraska Kids TRUTH Campaign is pleased to announce Imperial as the final stop on its four-city statewide ‘Color Me Courageous’ 5k Fun Run/Walk fundraising tour this summer. The event will kick off at 9 a.m. MT on Saturday, Sept. 27, in Campbell P...
  • Sweet corn sales hot and heavy

      Selling sweet corn is a common sight this time of year. Main street, Elsie, had its own sweet corn vendors on July 29. Kelan Sis and Derek Sis, both of Elsie, make up K & D Sweet Corn, an entrepreneur business that they have been running for thr...
  • Arbeat

    Visitors to Grant’s Meadowlark Gallery during the month of August will be treated to a collection of watercolors courtesy of local artist and art instructor Lance Wurst.Lance earned a B.A. in art education and history education from the University of Ne...
  • open class results

    Open Class AwardsBest in County Photography: Kris Aerni.Honorable Mention Photography: Amanda Schmidt. Best in County Quilt: Reenie Mercier.Honorable Mention Quilt: Pennie Reese. Best in County Textile Arts: Kathleen Deaver.Ball/Kerr Canning AwardsFruit (...
  • Talent Show results

    First place - Summer Postlewaite Second place - Jessie Craig Third place - Savannah Schmitt (left) and Rylee Huff Fourth place - Jeb Kohl Fifth place - Ana Wyatt   Photos by Jan Rahn...
  • Parade winners chosen

    Winning first place in the business category and overall winner was the Tribune-Sentinel entry, which featured Sarah the cow and dog Swiper sporting Mardi Gras accessories. The animals belong to Amanda Schmidt (far right). Other Tribune entry participants...
  • Demo derby trophies awarded at third annual event

      Taking home trophies and prizes from this year’s demolition derby at the Perkins County Fair were, front row, left to right, Hunter Spady, heat advance; Tom Lehl, second place, full weld; Jarrod Williams, first place, full weld, third place, no we...
  • Midwest Musings

    Things I’ve learned Tim Linscott, Editor By the time many of you read this, I will have already celebrated my 40th birthday.It is a big deal to some, but to me, it is just another day,  as birthdays have become somewhat lost on me the last few years ...
  • Learning patience

    Back about a month ago my column ended with my Mom and Dad’s birthday party for me. That party plumb tuckered me out. I’m getting so big I know what I want and when I want it! Mom and Dad and I are not always on the same time schedule. Sometimes they ...
  • West Nile Virus positive human case in SWNPHD health district

    A human case of West Nile Virus has been reported in the Southwest Nebraska Public Health Department (SWNPHD) health district according to the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services. A mosquito pool in Chase County also tested positive for West ...