Tuesday, August 4, 2015
Posted by Aurora1
Reader's rate:
0
The grandstands were full Sunday night for the final event of this year's Hamilton County Fair -- trailer races. Caleb Oswald was one of many local entries, shown here in his 1/2 2 P entry. The... + continue reading
Sunday, August 2, 2015
Posted by Aurora1
Reader's rate:
0
Nearly 40 runners got down and dirty Sunday morning, slogging through wet terrain in the first of what is planned to become an annual Hamilton County Fair Mud Run. An obstacle course was set up on... + continue reading
Friday, July 31, 2015
Posted by Aurora1
Reader's rate:
0
Kelsey Paschke, left,  and her sister, Mackenzie, enjoyed a cruise around the carnival midway Thursday night. It was a busy first day of activitiy at this year's Hamilton County Fair. + continue reading
Friday, July 31, 2015
Posted by Aurora1
Reader's rate:
0
State Line Drive took the stage Thursday night, providing live musical entertainment as part of Family Night activities at the Hamilton County Fair. + continue reading
Friday, July 31, 2015
Posted by Aurora1
Reader's rate:
0
Auctioneer Kelly Kliewer interviews 4-Her Grace McDonald Thursday about her grand-prize winning chocolate cake. The 4-H cake auction was one of many Family Night activities at the Hamilton County... + continue reading

Latest News

07/29/2015
The deadline for getting letters and packages to the Aurora Post Office in time for that day’s outgoing mail will be moved up by more than an hour to 1:54 p.m. effective Aug. 15.To read more, see this week's print or e-editions. + continue reading
07/29/2015
The Hamilton County Fair is about to be in full swing with a variety of new and different events this year along with the old favorites.To read more, see this week's print or e-editions. + continue reading

Home Page

More News

07/29/2015 - 0 comment(s)
The Aurora Post 42 Seniors Legion team came up on the wrong end of a 6-2 B-4 district final against Beatrice. Aurora needed to win both games to win, but lost the first game6-2. The loss ends the season for Aurora, finishing with a 21-11 record. + continue reading
07/29/2015 - 0 comment(s)
When facing rows of corn that look as if they run for miles on end, many people would run when asked to walk through the field all the way to the other end, but young detasselersx see the value and of course the dollar signs that come along with a task like that.For the past two weeks, that is exactly what teens in the area have been doing. Many... + continue reading
07/29/2015 - 0 comment(s)
With the bases loaded and nobody ouxt in the bottom of the seventh and the winning run on third, Kellen Quick was brought in to do what he’s done all season -- win the game.To read more, see this week's print or e-editions. + continue reading

Sports

1.215
reads
15 today
07/29/2015 - 0 comment(s)
Appearance is everything, apparently even on the football field.Adidas released another alternate jersey that Nebraska will wear in the Northwestern game Oct. 24. I have some thoughts and ultimately... + continue reading

Commentary

1.485
reads
11 today
07/29/2015 - 0 comment(s)
It’s showtime.The annual Hamilton County Fair promises to be a feel-good event again this year, the 144th version of what has become a traditional celebration of our ag-based heritage. There is... + continue reading

Ag Life

2.712
reads
11 today
07/29/2015 - 0 comment(s)
This year’s Hamilton County Fair unofficially kicked off Sunday night with a horse show north of Giltner, showcasing a small but enthusiastic group of 4-H horse lovers.Though the start was delayed an... + continue reading