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Becky Kuntzelman | Johnson Publications
The Imperial swimming pool opening is at the mercy of the pandemic, DHM guidelines and Gov. Ricketts’ directives for Chase County. For now, it will remain empty, but pool staff was busy Tuesday painting the pool’s interior.

Pool not opening over Memorial Day weekend; possibly later in summer

Memorial Day weekend is almost here when each year hundreds of youths kick off the summer by swimming at the Imperial pool.

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Macy Coleman ran the first leg of the 2018 Cornhusker Games Torch Run as it left Imperial headed east. This year, runners can take part in a new virtual run format on Sunday, June 7.

Torch Run alters format; runners in all counties can take part

    The Nebraska Sports Council (NSC) has announced the Cornhusker State Games (CSG) Torch Run will be conducted virtually June 1-25 across all Nebraska counties.



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