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  • What’s Up?

    The mystery of our moon By Vernon WhetstoneAmateur Astronomer Okay troops, time for another question. This one is not from the in-box, but rather is a question from a friend on my Facebook page. “Does the moon rotate?” He went on to say that he has ...
  • Home Improvement—Insulate home now to prevent problems later

    www.aracontent.com Snow, blizzards, Arctic winds and damaging ice storms have wreaked havoc across the country this winter. While it may feel as though spring will never come, building experts suggest that now is the time for homeowners to consider spring...
  • Home Improvment—Remodeling a kitchen can be a fun spring activity

    www.aracontent.com Remodeling the kitchen. When you decide to tackle this daunting undertaking, you want to do it right. And, you’re not alone. Forty-nine percent of homeowners plan to completely gut their existing kitchen and start with a clean state,...
  • Home Improvment—Simple projects can save a yard

    www.aracontent.com Soon, winter will be winding down and homeowners will start planning - and prepping for - a variety of outdoor projects for spring. From cleaning, repairing or replacing decks, to creating raised beds for veggies and flowers, now is the...
  • Home Improvment—Mark off a checklist to find your dream home

    www.ezines.com By answering some basic questions about your life, your future, your finances and your family, you can begin finding the perfect floor plan for your dream home. Here are several factors to keep in mind when looking for a perfect floor plan:...
  • Home Improvement—Quick tips for buying a home

    www.money.com • Don’t buy if you can’t stay put. If you can’t commit to remaining in one place for at least a few years, then owning is probably not for you, at least not yet. With the transaction costs of buying and selling a home, you may end up...
  • Perkins County FFA celebrating FFA week

      Tuesday, Feb. 18: Greenhand Day Wednesday, Feb. 19: State OfficerBryce Doeshot Thursday, Feb. 20: Staff Breakfastin multi-purpose roomFriday, Feb. 21 Drive your tractor to school day...
  • Two locals among LEAD travelers

    Twenty-five Nebraska LEAD 32 Fellows recently returned from the 2014 International Study/Travel Seminar to Slovakia, Poland and the Czech Republic. “Our international study is designed to provide firsthand appreciation and understanding of our internati...
  • Corn board applauds new Farm Bill

    “It has been a long time coming, but we are pleased that common sense, compromise and valid concerns finally resulted in a bill that allows Nebraska farmers and ranchers to know what role the federal government will have in their industry,” said Tim S...
  • Water bills causing a stir

    By Russ PankoninThe Imperial Republican Several water bills in the Nebraska Legislature are creating  a stir amongst natural resources districts in the state including the Upper Republican Natural Resources District. LB 1074, introduced by Sen. Steve La...
  • Deadline approaches for soybean board

    The Nebraska Soybean  Board (NSB) is looking for soybean farmers to fill one of four director positions on the board.    USB is made up of 70 farmer-directors who oversee the investments of the soybean checkoff on behalf of all U.S. soybean farmers. ...
  • More residents file for seats in county

    By Tim LinscottManaging Editor The candidate filing date for Perkins County and city seats in Grant is Feb. 18 for incumbents and March 3 for non-incumbents. Races are starting to be formed for some positions in the county and municipality with other incu...
  • Learning the ropes

      Evan Eberly (right) learns the fine art of making eggs in a hurry for hundreds of people from Nancy Burge. Eberly and Burge were among the many Grant Lion’s Club and Thrivent members who helped put on the annual pancake feed Thursday, Feb. 6 at ...
  • Next step for meters in Grant discussed

    By Tim LinscottManaging Editor A pre-application must be filled out by the city council to continue the process of putting meters in homes and businesses in Grant. Dana Harris, Grant City Administrator, discussed the issue with local leaders at the Jan. 1...
  • “Feed the Philippines” Mercy Meals packing event planned in Imperial Feb. 21-23

    540 volunteers needed to package 160,000 meals Feb. 21-23 in Imperial.By Sheri Hink-WagnerThe Wauneta Breeze Mercy Meals of Southwest Nebraska is working with Orphan Grain Train and the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod (LCMS) to host a large-scale meal pack...
  • Applicants sought for State Board of Education

    Gov. Dave Heineman is seeking qualified candidates to represent the residents of District 4 on the Nebraska State Board of Education. The State Board of Education accepted the resignation of current board member Rebecca Valdez on Feb. 4. Valdez was electe...
  • Our Community's History

    Grant Lions Club helps Elsie resident get Leader Dog By Brooke Pankonin One Year AgoFeb. 14, 2013 A new commissioner was assigned in District 3 to fill the void of the late James Deaver. Steve Tucker of Venango was sworn in following a half day of inter...
  • Cub Scouts visit Tribune office

      Tiger Cubs Pack 160 visited the staff at the Tribune-Sentinel last week to learn about what goes into making the newspaper. Tim Linscott and Jan Rahn guided the boys and their leaders through the process of a typical week at the newspaper and displa...
  • McCook College VP teaches skills he learned in Grant

      In his first year at McCook Community College, Vice President Andy Long has gone into the classroom to teach something he learned growing up in Grant. His new leadership class has a strong emphasis on community. “I just want to make sure top-notch...
  • Men invited to conference at Imperial church

    The first annual High Plains Non-Denominational Men’s Conference will be held in Imperial on Sunday, Feb. 23. The event will be held at the Imperial Berean Church at 1530 Broadway from 3 to 6 p.m. The featured speaker will be Jerry King of Colorado Spri...