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  • Our Community's History

    Band of gypsies make off with money By M. Lee One Year AgoApril 7, 2011 General Store now open in Madrid. The General Store at Perkins and Lowell Streets was opened the first week of March, and on a small scale, replicates Amish and Mennonite stores tha...
  • Mary Matson turns 103

      Mary Matson celebrated her 103rd birthday at Golden Ours Convalescent Home on April 4, 2012.  Mary enjoyed eating a little piece of birthday cake surrounded by her daughter Donna Lee Taylor and husband, Jerry, her son, Leslie Matson, nieces Marge T...
  • Westview residents visit “A Tribute To America”

    Fifteen Westview Retirement Community residents and guests enjoyed an evening of entertainment at the high school lecture hall in Ogallala, Saturday, March 31.   A Tribute To America featured The Cowboy Capital Chorus with quartets, Equally Delinquent, S...
  • Regional West Foundation announces health care scholarship

    The Regional West Foundation Scholarship Committee announces that a scholarship of up to $10,000 is now available for students of Regional West service area who are undertaking or furthering careers in health care. The scholarship will pay up to $5,000 pe...
  • EMS training scheduled for April 25

    The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services’ Emergency Medical Services program is offering ongoing training workshops for emergency medical technicians, first responders,  and the general public. An area training session “EMS Run Review”...
  • CWC to meet in Grant

    New Life Fellowship Church is the location for the Grant Christian Women’s Club “Country Gardens” luncheon, Saturday, April 21 starting at 12:30 p.m. MT. Alicia Patrick from Country Gardens will be presenting a special feature on plants and plantin...
  • Cub scouts visit Tribune office

      Tiger Cubs Troop 160 paid a visit to the local newspaper office to earn a communications badge. Included on the trip were (l-r): Drew Schrotberger, Will Long, Ethan Sihm and Casey Uehling. Not pictured: Brient Wood, Storm Peterson, Gavin Smith and C...
  • Lind named CEO of Ogallala Community Hospital

    Sharon Lind has been named the new chief executive officer (CEO) at Ogallala Community Hospital (OCH), effective Monday, April 2, announced Jim Ferando, Western Region president for Banner Health. “Sharon brings to this role a compelling vision for how ...
  • Chase County man arrested on distribution of child pornography

    Multiple images of children believed to be as young as three years old engaged in sexual contact with adults. Attorney General Jon Bruning announced on April 5 the arrest of Andrew H. Wennberg, 58, of Imperial on four counts of distribution of child porn...
  • Mealtime Makeovers

    Let’s have soup year round By Ashleigh NoyesTribune Columnist Now that my due date is approaching, I am starting to dig out the old low calorie recipes to plan my after-baby diet for the summer. It may seem like early planning to some of you, however,...
  • Track makes you dog tired

      Anita Allgeier, exchange student from Frankfurt, Germany finds a cozy spot for a break at the home track meet Thursday, April 5. Her napping partner, Jett, is a Great Dane belonging to the Metcalf family. Anita stayed at the Humphrey home in rural G...
  • What's Up

    Big changes overhead By Vernon WhetstoneAmateur Astronomer To paraphrase an old folk song, the skies they be a-changin’. Ancient astronomers espoused the idea that the heavens were fixed and unchanging, except for a few “stars” that seemed to move...
  • Cogitation

    History of the hunt By Jo McCormickMadrid Resident Progress: Funk and Wagnall’s define it, when used as a verb, to advance toward completion or fuller development. Progress in Perkins County has been due to actions taken by many pioneers and their des...
  • In the Garden

    Creating a kids garden can be great fun By the Nebraska Statewide Arboretum Recently an article was released showing the top five toys that no kids should live without –toys that fit any budget and work for a variety of ages. One of these toys was DIR...
  • Nebraska Timeline

    Rhubarb, the pie lover’s delight By the Nebraska State Historical Society Rhubarb, a plant well known to pie and dessert lovers in Nebraska, has a long history in this state. Its use as a substitute for fruit in a newly settled country where fruit gro...
  • Organ donation can mean new life for many recipients

    Nearly 300,000 people in Nebraska either have or are at risk of developing kidney disease and are waiting for a life-saving transplant. How many of these kidney patients are your friends, family and neighbors living right here in Nebraska? According to th...
  • It’s time for “Great Nebraska Trash-Off”

    Spring has sprung early in Nebraska this year, and roadside litter is one of many things that grab our attention. Who cleans up all that trash? Adopt-a-Highway volunteers are gearing up for the 22nd annual Great Nebraska Trash-Off, April 14 to May 13. Sp...
  • Goal is 500,000 meals for Imperial Feed My Starving Children event in July

    By Russ PankoninThe Imperial Republican   In July, 2012, volunteers from  throughout southwest Nebraska and northeastern Colorado joined together in Imperial to package more than 225,000 meals for starving children in third-world countries. This year...
  • Students awarded at SPVA music contest

      On Tuesday, March 27, Perkins County High School hosted the SPVA Music Contest.  Six schools–Chase County, Hershey, Maxwell, North Platte St. Pats, Perkins County, and Sutherland brought together their music students to perform and compete for Be...
  • PCS students compete at inter-high day

    More than 400 students from area high schools were on the McCook Community College campus Wednesday to compete in the annual Inter-High Day academic competition. Students tested their knowledge in 25 subjects. The three winning schools included Dundy Coun...