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  • Career path led Ben McNair to highly visible Creighton job

    ■ Editor’s note: See more on Creighton and UNL men’s and women’s basketball in the sports section this week.By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican College basketball is alive and well in Nebraska. Creighton University in Omaha, which may have the...
  • ‘Heaven is for Real’ movie slated for opening day showing here

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican It’s confirmed. The movie, “Heaven is for Real,” is slated for an opening day showing at the Imperial Theatre on Wednesday, April 16. In fact, the movie, based on the best-selling book, will have a five-day run ...
  • New hearing Tuesday on revised LB 1074 water bill

    By Russ PankoninThe Imperial Republican Members of the Legislature’s Natural Resources Committee will hold a new hearing early next week on a totally revised version of the water-related bill, LB 1074. The guts of the previous version of the bill, whic...
  • Voter registration deadlines near

    By Carolyn LeeThe Imperial Republican Primary Election Day is May 13 this year, so those not yet registered to vote should do so. Early voting by mail for elections begins 35 days prior to an election (April 7), while early voting in person begins 30 days...
  • Four arrested on drug charges

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican Four area residents were arrested at a rural Chase County residence and jailed on drug charges after a search warrant was secured Monday. Chase County Sheriff Kevin Mueller said those arrested on felony methamphetamin...
  • Readers can test their bracketology skills

    Basketball fans can test their bracketology skills for the upcoming NCAA men’s college basketball tournament with a new reader contest in this week’s Imperial Republican. Fans can make their game picks for the tournament which runs March 20 and runs t...
  • High school hosting another Bloodmobile

    Chase County Schools will be the site for a six-hour Red Cross Bloodmobile next Thursday, March 20, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Longhorn gym.Appointments are now being taken by contacting School Nurse Angie Paisley at 308-882-4228. Walk-ins will also be ...
  • How many kinds of chili are there?

    By Carolyn LeeThe Imperial Republican You have your hamburger, your pork, your steak, your chicken, your meatless, your what? We’re talking about chili, as in the Third Annual Imperial Chamber of Commerce Chili Cook-Off. The event will be held this (Thu...
  • Two Palisade men preparing for Korean War Veterans Honor Flight

    By Sheri Hink-WagnerThe Wauneta Breeze Two area veterans, William Lawless and Ray Ridlen, are getting ready to head out on an Honor Flight for Korean war veterans. The trip, organized by Patriotic Productions in Omaha, will take place on Tuesday, March 25...
  • Balcony House on Nebraska Passport list again

    By Carolyn LeeThe Imperial Republican The Nebraska Tourism Commission has announced its 2014 Nebraska Passport Program, and Imperial’s Balcony House Bed and Breakfast has made the list again. The Passport program, which features 80 stops around the stat...
  • Nebraska creek sees highest flows in 30 years

    A U.S. Geological stream gauge on Lodgepole Creek has recorded the highest flows in more than 30 years as a result of snowmelt from a recent snow storm. The high water caused numerous county road closings, as well as the closing of parts of Nebraska Highw...
  • Cattlemen’s Ball seeks vendors for June event

    Event organizers for the 2014 Cattlemen’s Ball of Nebraska are inviting vendors to participate in the two-day event June 6-7 at the Hoot Owl Ranch, south of Scottsbluff in Banner County. “The General Store committee is hard at work putting together a ...
  • Nebraska Corn Board vacancies

    Terms for three members of the Nebraska Corn Development, Utilization and Marketing Board will expire June 21. The members represent Districts 2, 3 and at-large. District #2 includes the counties of Adams, Clay, Fillmore, Franklin, Webster, Nuckolls and T...
  • Imperial Manor gains 3-Star rating

    Imperial Manor has achieved success recently in being awarded a 3-Star Quality Rating by the U.S. government.          “The staff and administration, along with the mayor and city council, are extremely proud to accomplish this achievement,” sa...
  • Former Wauneta resident faces long battle with cancer

    By Sheri Hink-WagnerThe Wauneta Breeze Diagnosed with cancer last year, Taya (Gockley) Northrup will spend the rest of her life battling cancer. Northrup, daughter of Denny and Donna Gockley, grew up in Wauneta and graduated from Wauneta-Palisade High Sch...
  • Lenten prayer luncheons kick off this week

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican A series of Lenten prayer luncheons at three local churches start today (Thursday) in Imperial at Crossroads Wesleyan. The luncheons from 12 noon to 12:50 p.m. will also be held on two upcoming Thursdays, March 27 and...
  • Water management best done at local level

    By Russ Pankonin, The Imperial Republican When it comes to water management in Nebraska, the best guidance comes at the local level. And no, it doesn’t come from the 49 state senators (most of whom represent urban districts) who often think they know wh...
  • High winds contribute to grass, tree fire

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican High winds Sunday afternoon contributed to a grass fire that also burned into a tree line about 2 p.m. Fire Chief Nick Schultz said the winds that afternoon apparently rekindled a burn pile from a previous burn north ...
  • Creighton’s McDermott scores 45 to cap off stellar season

    By Eric OlsonAP Sports Writer (AP) Doug McDermott saved his best game for his last one at Omaha’s CenturyLink Center. McDermott scored a career-high 45 points and became the eighth player in Division I history to go over 3,000 for a career, helping No...
  • Numbers up on Longhorn track teams

    Weather conditions were near perfect for the start of high school track practice the past week for the Longhorn boys’ and girls’ teams. On Monday, the sprinters were at the track working on drills and general conditioning as temperatures climbed into ...

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