Wednesday, January 21, 2015
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The Phillips and Giltner Rural Fire Departments were called to a house fire in Phillips early Wednesday afternoon. The cause of the fire has not been determined yet. Sarah and Brian McIntosh, owners... + continue reading
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
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It was buried deep in his mentions for almost a year, but Rex Burkhead finally got around to it.Thanks to a simple response on Twitter, the former Husker and current Cincinnati Bengal generated a lot... + continue reading
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
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The Plainsman Museum reviewed a year marked by increased revenue and attendance at last week’s annual meeting, while also hearing a heart-felt testimonial from the president of the Farmer’s Valley... + continue reading
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
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When you walk into the thrift shop on 908 12th Street in Aurora, two things will happen.No. 1 -- You’ll be overwhelmed by the amount of clothing and trinkets available to purchase at a low cost.No. 2... + continue reading
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
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There’s a wooden sign leaning against the sales counter at Aurora Floral that reads: If you’re lucky enough to live in Aurora, you’re lucky enough.Grace Potter, the 85-year-old matriarch of the... + continue reading

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01/21/2015
Prochaska & Associates architects Steve Riley and Curt Field attended the Tuesday meeting of the Hamilton County Board of Commissioners to present the Law Enforcement Center project along with its many updates to the two new commissioners, Becky Richter and Rich Nelson.Despite Sheriff Kirk Handrup’s constant pleas to make a decision to rebid... + continue reading
01/21/2015
A group of Aurora citizens served up a proposal last week to help plan and fund a new tennis court facility in Streeter Park.City leaders liked the initial concept, so much so that they offered free use of a site near the new swimming pool, as well as support in building and maintaining the proposed four-court design.“When we built the pool it was... + continue reading

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Randy Huebert announced Monday that he has coached his last football game for the Huskies and will soon be moving to the Omaha area to teach and coach at Papillion High School.Huebert said it was a difficult and emotional decision for his family to leave Aurora, though he is excited about the opportunities that lie ahead.To read more, see this... + continue reading
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The High Plains Storm boys basketball team, No. 2 in D1, wanted a test when it visited the home court of No. 5 Heartland Tuesday night in Henderson. It got what it was looking for in a 49-48 win.With 40 seconds left in regulation, Heartland's Keshawn Comacho slashed his way to the basket, converting on a layup that put the Huskies up 48-47. High... + continue reading
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A small fire at the Danielson Brother's farm, 1603 L Road, was put out quickly by the Aurora Fire Department early Tuesday afternoon. According to the AFD, the fire was started when embers from nearby burning trash blew on the roof of the barn and ignited. The AFD had 12 firefighters on scene as well as five fire trucks. + continue reading

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No. 9 Aurora had to scratch and claw for one road win this past weekend, then cruised in another.To read more, see this week's print or e-editions. + continue reading

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The betterhalf had a birthday the other day. Out of courtesy and fear of payback I won’t reveal her age. Let’s just say birthdays in the family have become routine and that’s good. I say routine... + continue reading

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The Pioneer Trails Recreation Area Development was a piece of the agenda at the Upper Big Blue NRD Board of Directors meeting Thursday.The directors approved a bill to pay Nemaha Landscape... + continue reading