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  • Enders Lake Golf Course team wins 5th annual Slice Fore Life golf benefit

    Event nets around $9,000 for hospital foundation By Russ PankoninThe Imperial Republican Enders Lake Golf Course fielded the winning team at the 5th Annual Chase County Hospital Foundation Slice Fore Life Golf Benefit held Saturday, June 23 at the Enders...
  • Junior girls up record to 5-2

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican With two games left on the schedule before the tournament, Imperial’s junior girls’ softball team is sporting a 5-2 record. In action the past two weeks, Imperial beat Hershey and Grant, but lost to Wallace. On Ju...
  • Youth attend Girls, Boys State

    It’s been almost a month, but Chase County Schools seniors Bethany Sorensen and Justin German are still enthusiastic about their trip to Lincoln for Cornhusker Girls and Boys State. Sponsored by the Wauneta American Legion Auxiliary, Sorensen learned ab...
  • Guitar concert planned July 1

    The guitar students of Marla Smith will present a recital Sunday, July 1 at 4 p.m. at the Champion Community Center. The public is invited to attend. The program will feature a guitar band with different individuals playing solos within the band. There wi...
  • ‘Remember our fallen’ photo exhibit coming to McCook

    An emotional exhibit, “Remembering Our Fallen,” is a sad reminder of the ultimate sacrifice made by 81 Nebraskans killed in The War on Terror while wearing our country’s uniform in Afghanistan or Iraq. The photo display will be coming to the Museum...
  • Rotary Club honors Matt Fisher

    Lori Pankonin, Rotary Foundation Chair for the Imperial Rotary Club, recognized Matt Fisher as a Paul Harris Fellow for his service to the community of Imperial and to the Rotary Club. He has been a valuable resource for Rotary’s service to local stude...
  • Candidate filing deadlines near for election in November

    Nebraska Secretary of State John Gale says that candidate filing deadlines are approaching for certain offices for the Nov. 6 general election. Affected offices include small public power districts, reclamation districts, educational service units, county...
  • Gilbert Greim—a rare breed of farmer

    By Russ PankoninThe Imperial Republican Come wheat harvest time, Gilbert Greim rises to the height of his glory, as he fills the combine bin with the fruits of his labor. It’s a special time of year for Greim, 84, and his wife of 48 years, Leona, 79. ...
  • School resembling construction zone

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican Chase County Schools is resembling more of a construction zone these days with several repair projects and upgrades underway. In addition to the annual summer maintenance work, there are at least four other major pr...
  • Dissolution of hospital district to be addressed at June 25 meeting

    By Russ PankoninThe Imperial Republican A resolution to dissolve the Chase County Hospital District will be the main topic on the agenda of the hospital district’s board meeting Monday, June 25. The meeting will be held at the county courthouse confere...
  • EPA surveillance amendment scheduled for Senate vote

    By Carolyn LeeThe Imperial Republican Following an uproar over the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) use of low level surveillance flights over farmer/rancher operations, the five Nebraska congressmen wrote a letter to EPA Administrator Lisa Jacks...
  • Playground equipment installed in Max Addition

    By Carolyn LeeThe Imperial Republican About 40 volunteers helped erect new playground equipment in the Max Addition park last Friday and Saturday. Still to be added is rubber mulch, made from recycled tires. The volunteers, which included city employees o...
  • Council puts three more houses on the nuisance list

    By Russ PankoninThe Imperial Republican Owners of three homes in southeast Imperial will receive official notice that they are in violation of the city’s nuisance ordinance. This is the latest action recommended by West Central Nebraska Development Dis...
  • Imperial on list for rental housing assistance

    By Carolyn LeeThe Imperial Republican The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development has announced its 2012 designated place list for the Rural Rental Housing (RRH) loan program. Imperial is one of the cities on that list. The progra...
  • Imperial assists in grass fires

    By Carolyn LeeThe Imperial Republican The Imperial Volunteer Fire Department was called to assist the Benkelman Volunteer Fire Department in putting out two grass fires June 12. The fires were located north of Parks on the Kenny Frazier and Parker Inc. la...
  • Law enforcement receives car cameras

    By Carolyn LeeThe Imperial Republican Both the Chase County Sheriff’s Department and Imperial Police Department have received grant funding assistance to obtain in-car camera systems. Fred Zwonechek, Administrator for the Nebraska Office of Highway Safe...
  • Heart Center helicopter visit underscores added services

    By Carolyn LeeThe Imperial Republican It takes 22 minutes to whisk a cardiac patient from Imperial to North Platte. That’s according to the Great Plains Heart & Vascular Center, which flew a helicopter to Chase County Community Hospital (CCCH) Tue...
  • Community Center hires coordinator

    The board of the Imperial Community Center has hired Cassie Carman as coordinator. She will work with cook Danielle Salazar and a janitor, as yet to be hired, to staff the center. Former Director Becky Berry will remain as bookkeeper at the Center. Carman...
  • Low stress cattle presentation coming to Nebraska towns

    Nebraska Cattlemen is hosting Curt Pate to present a series of Low Stress Cattle Handling workshops in Nebraska the week of July 9. Pate has improved handling practices and strives to create sustainability for the cattle industry by doing cattle handling ...
  • Nebraska retains 104,298 acres of wildlife habitat

    Outdoorsmen and women rely heavily on Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) lands to provide habitat for game species, as well as places to hunt. A better than expected general CRP sign-up will help keep most of those places intact. The U.S. Department of Ag...

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