Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Posted by Aurora1
Reader's rate:
0
A $3.1 million expansion of the city’s wastewater treatment facility is beginning to be utilized now, due in part to scaled up operation of two Aventine Renewable Energy ethanol plants which have... + continue reading
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Posted by Aurora1
Reader's rate:
0
The Aurora Flag Football League is in its second season and has grown in size. Last season, the league only included first- and second-graders, but this season they have expanded to adding third... + continue reading
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Posted by Aurora1
Reader's rate:
0
Dottie Anderson said goodbye to some friends this month as they flew away to vacation in Mexico for the upcoming winter.To read more, see this week's print or e-editions. + continue reading
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Posted by Aurora1
Reader's rate:
5
One of Aurora’s own, art teacher Sarah Wegenast received the Nebraska Art Teachers Association (NATA) more prestigious awards this weekend, the Nebraska K-12 Art Educator of the Year.To read more,... + continue reading
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Posted by Aurora1
Reader's rate:
0
Aurora’s Jonna Bart, second from left, moves through the lead pack at Monday’s University of Nebraska at Kearney Cross Country Invitational. A sophomore, Bart placed third out of 174 runners and led... + continue reading

Latest News

10/01/2014
There will be a public hearing in Phillips Tuesday, Nov. 4 to discuss water improvements as required by the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services.To read more, see this week's print or e-editions. + continue reading
10/01/2014
The Grand Island Area Chamber of Commerce will host the 73rd annual Harvest of Harmony parade and field competition on Saturday, Oct. 4.To read more, see this week's print or e-editions. + continue reading

Home Page

More News

09/29/2014 - 0 comment(s)
Aly Faber and Nathan Goltz were crowned Homecoming king and queen Friday, capping a week of activities at Aurora High School. + continue reading
09/27/2014 - 0 comment(s)
They did it again. The No. 3-ranked Hampton Lady Hawks took out the No. 4-ranked Giltner Lady Hornets Saturday afternoon for the second time this season. This time, the win came in the championship round of a tournament with Deshler, aforementioned Giltner, Mead, Nebraska Christian and St. Edward. Hampton beat Giltner by scores of 25-20, 25-21.... + continue reading
09/26/2014 - 0 comment(s)
Aurora scored a go-ahead touchdown with 20 seconds left Friday night, then watched as McCook's 58-yard field-goal attempt came up just short as time expired, giving the Huskies a thrilling, come-from-behind 20-19 Homecoming win. For complete game details, see this week's print or e-edition. And to hear interviews with Coach Huebert and seniors... + continue reading

Sports

47
reads
47 today
10/01/2014 - 0 comment(s)
The Aurora girls golf team ended the regular season with a runner-up finish at Holdrege Thursday and now sets its sights on conference and district competition in the week ahead.To read more, see... + continue reading

Commentary

36
reads
36 today
10/01/2014 - 0 comment(s)
The view, and the vision, are amazing.For more than 20 years now Bill and Jan Whitney have been working hard to preserve, explore and share the diversity of nature through their efforts with the... + continue reading

Ag Life

44
reads
44 today
10/01/2014 - 0 comment(s)
How do you get 88 fourth graders to sit down and pay attention to adults talking about agriculture?You roll out a $280,000 combine for them to crawl around on, llamas and goats for them to pet and... + continue reading