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Youngsters learn not to burn

Youngsters learn not to burn

Young students in kindergarten and Imperial’s preschools received some good instruction by Imperial Volunteer Fire Department members as they observed Fire Prevention Week Oct. 5-11. On Friday, kindergarten classes at Chase County Schools were the focus as firefighters Duane Todd and Josh Mor...

Supreme Court hears arguments on dispute in Republican Basin

By Russ Pankonin The Imperial Republican The nine justices of the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments from Kansas and Nebraska Tuesday on the 2013 findings of Special Master William Kayatta, Jr. Kayatta issued the ruling last year in an ongoing dispute dating to 2010 between the two states ov...

Supt. Brad Schoeppey tenders resignation effective next June

By Jan Schultz The Imperial Republican School board members will take formal action in November on the resignation of Supt. Brad Schoeppey. Schoeppey read a letter of resignation at the end of Tuesday night’s monthly Chase County Schools board of education meeting. The resignation is effective...

44th District legislative candidates quizzed on views

By Russ Pankonin The Imperial Republican Nearly 50 people attended a legislative forum in Imperial last week to hear 44th District candidates Dan Hughes of Venango and Steve Stroup of Benkelman address issues. Imperial Mayor Dwight Coleman served as the moderator and presented the candidates with...

October—time to think pink

By Jan Schultz, The Imperial Republican News Editor You’ll see more pink colors in October than any other month of the year. That’s because pink has become the symbolic color for fighting breast cancer. For decades, October has been observed as National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and I alway...

Lady Longhorns No. 1 seed in SPVA tourney

Lady Longhorns No. 1 seed in SPVA tourney

Conference tournament all on one day this year By Jan Schultz The Imperial Republican Saturday will be a big day for the Lady Longhorn volleyball team. That’s when the SPVA Conference Tournament arrives, and this year, Chase County has the No. 1 seed with its 21-2 record. Sutherland is hosti...

Two seeking Imperial’s highest office

By Jan Schultz The Imperial Republican Come Nov. 4, Imperial voters will have two choices for mayor—incumbent Dwight Coleman and challenger Ray Wolgamott. As the election approaches, The Imperial Republican news staff posed several questions to the two candidates. Their answers and biographical ...

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44th District legislative candidates quizzed on views

44th District legislative candidates quizzed on views

By Russ Pankonin The Imperial Republican Nearly 50 people attended a legislative forum in Imperial last week to hear 44th District candidates Dan Hughes of Venango and Steve Stroup of Benkelman address...

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Mail-in voter registration deadline Friday People who plan to register to vote by completing a mail-in form must have it postmarked no later than this Friday, Oct. 17. The deadline for in-person voter...

Champion girl wishes for Disneyland

By Carolyn Lee The Imperial Republican Thanks to wish i may, a charitable organization of North Platte, ShyAnn McMillin of Champion is on her way to Disneyland. The organization fulfills the wishes of...

Going on treasure hunt

By Carolyn Lee The Imperial Republican Are you a treasure hunter? If so, the Imperial Chamber of Commerce and The Imperial Republican have a fun event planned for you. As part of the Shop in Imperial...

Halloween fun for everyone this weekend

By Carolyn Lee The Imperial Republican Get in the Halloween spirit early with three different events this weekend in Chase County. There’s a lot of fun for all ages.     Pumpkin Run The annual Pumpkin...

Med student on PA rotation in Imperial

Imperial fills truck with used electronics

Two with ties to area have lead roles in McCook’s ‘The Odd Couple’

Histories donated to North Dakota

Two seeking Imperial’s highest office

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Youngsters learn not to burn

Youngsters learn not to burn

Young students in kindergarten and Imperial’s preschools received some good instruction by Imperial Volunteer Fire Department members as they observed Fire Prevention Week Oct. 5-11. On Friday,...

Supt. Brad Schoeppey tenders resignation effective next June

By Jan Schultz The Imperial Republican School board members will take formal action in November on the resignation of Supt. Brad Schoeppey. Schoeppey read a letter of resignation at the end of Tuesday...

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Spots open for Saturday’s youth mentor hunt

Spots open for Saturday’s youth mentor hunt

Volunteers still needed to help with event The Southwestern Nebraska Pheasants Forever Chapter will host its 13th annual youth mentor hunt this Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.   This unique hunting...

Boys win SPVA cross country title, girls third

Boys win SPVA cross country title, girls third

By Russ Pankonin The Imperial Republican Chase County’s cross country teams came away from this year’s Perkins County/SPVA meet with plenty of medals, some hardware and a boys’ team title. The...

Lady Longhorns No. 1 seed in SPVA tourney

Conference tournament all on one day this year By Jan Schultz The Imperial Republican Saturday will be a big day for the Lady Longhorn volleyball team. That’s when the SPVA Conference Tournament...

Longhorns win one at districts, but eliminated next game

By Jan Schultz The Imperial Republican Ending with a 5-26 record may not be what was hoped for, but great strides were made by a young Chase County softball team this season. That’s the opinion of...

Chadron hands Longhorns their first district loss 26-6

By Russ Pankonin The Imperial Republican The Chase County Longhorns suffered their first defeat in district play Friday, falling to Chadron 26-6. The win virtually assured Chadron of the C1-8 district...

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Supreme Court hears arguments on dispute in Republican Basin

By Russ Pankonin The Imperial Republican The nine justices of the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments from Kansas and Nebraska Tuesday on the 2013 findings of Special Master William Kayatta, Jr. ...

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