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  • Candidates file in final days for council, school board

    By Jan Schultz The Imperial Republican Four more candidates filed for local races the past week as the final filing deadline for the 2014 election arrived. All filed on Monday, the final day filings could be accepted. Charlesa Kline and Spencer Rowley f...
  • Salaries for mayor, council members move step closer

    Council to consider ordinance setting salaries at next meeting   By Jan Schultz The Imperial Republican An ordinance is being drawn up by the city attorney that will set annual salaries for Imperial’s mayor and council members. The positions have b...
  • Housing big issue at town hall meetings

    Housing shortage tops issues discussed at town hall meetings By Russ Pankonin and Sheri Hink-Wagner The Imperial Republican and The Wauneta Breeze Officials with the Chase County Zoning Commission held four town hall meetings across the county la...
  • Getting basics down early

    There is no better teacher than experience and the many youth basketball tournaments this time of year are proof of that. Imperial hosted its annual tournament Saturday for fourth, fifth and sixth grade teams. Twenty-three teams kept action going most o...
  • Hospital foundation buys new E.R. gurney

    The Chase County Hospital Foundation has purchased several new pieces of equipment for Chase County Community Hospital and Clinic.   The newest purchase is a Stryker 1105 gurney added to the hospital’s emergency room. “We have needed a gurney with fe...
  • Jump Rope for Heart, Hoops for Heart top $13,000 in donations

    On Feb. 21, students at Chase County Elementary jumped rope and shot hoops all over heart disease and stroke by participating in Jump Rope for Heart and Hoops for Heart. The students raised more than $13,000 for the American Heart Association, which funds...
  • Med student likes small town practice

    By Carolyn Lee The Imperial Republican The new University of Nebraska Medical Center student at the Chase County Clinic and Chase County Community Hospital (CCCH) is Kathryn (Katie) Score of Elgin. She began familiarizing herself with the clinic Tuesday...
  • Winter weather leads to injury accident

    The Perkins County Sheriff’s Office, Grant Volunteer Fire Department and Perkins County Ambulance were called to the scene of a two-vehicle accident with injuries Tuesday, Feb. 25, at 4:04 p.m. Also providing assistance at the scene were the Chase Count...
  • Dr. Seuss remembered on 110th birthday

    First graders at Chase County Schools celebrated the 110th birthday of children’s author Theodor Seuss Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss. On Monday, they were guests at the Lied Imperial Public Library, where they played a Seuss Stretchy Alphabet game, ...
  • Salary for mayor, council might be worth some thought

    By Jan Schultz, The Imperial Republican News Editor For the past four years, your mayor and council have been attending meetings and working on issues outside of meetings without pay. A suggestion has come forth that maybe providing a salary for those ...
  • Twenty-three youth teams invade Imperial

    By Jan Schultz The Imperial Republican Saturday’s cold temperatures kept three St. Francis, Kan., teams away, but 23 other fourth, fifth and sixth grade basketball teams made the trip to Imperial. They came for the annual youth basketball tournament, ...
  • Cozad stuns Longhorns in subdistrict final

    By Russ Pankonin The Imperial Republican The Longhorns’ goal of breaking a long drought and returning to the boys’ state tournament got put on hold for a year. The Cozad Haymakers stunned the Chase County Longhorns 73-49 in the subdistrict final las...
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  • Chase County Club wrestlers on to state

    By Jan Schultz The Imperial Republican Seven Chase County Wrestling Club members are on to the USA Nebraska Folkstyle state meet after placing in the top four in their weight classes at districts. Coach Matt Vlasin took a group of eight to the district ...
  • Former Chase Co. wrestler places at state tournament

    By Alan Carman The Imperial Republican Former Chase County wrestler Andrew Schilke, now of Hastings, took home a fourth place medal from the State Wrestling Tournament held in Omaha last week. Schilke, a junior at Hastings Adams Central, was a district ...
  • Special Olympians learn basketball skills

    Special Olympians learn shooting, passing and dribbling skills By Carolyn Lee The Imperial Republican Four Chase County Special Olympics team members are honing their basketball skills prior to a tournament in Mitchell March 15. Coached by Matt and Ta...
  • CCS competes in Science Olympiad

    By Carolyn Lee The Imperial Republican Chase County Schools science students placed first or second in all but one competition during a Science Olympiad meet in Ogallala Feb. 26. Students from five high schools pitted their knowledge against each other ...
  • Castle attends science conference

    Mindy Castle, a junior at Chase County Schools, recently attended a Women in Science Conference at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, sponsored by Nebraska’s Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research. She was one of 101 girls from Nebraska...
  • Police department receives grant for two in-car cameras

    The Imperial Police Department (IPD) is receiving grant funding assistance for obtaining two in-car camera systems, according to Fred Zwonechek, Administrator for the Nebraska Office of Highway Safety. “This highway safety grant funding in the amount of...
  • Connor DeWalt has lead role in McCook’s ‘All Shook Up!’

    By Jan Schultz The Imperial Republican A former Imperial resident, Connor DeWalt, has a lead role in the Southwest Nebraska Community Theater Association’s production of “All Shook Up!” The staging will take place this weekend and next at the hist...

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