Saturday, August 29, 2015
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Aurora built a 27-0 first-half lead and held off a Crete challenge to win the season opener 40-21 Friday on a beautiful night for football. The victory was the first for new head Husky Kyle Peterson... + continue reading
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
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Aurora’s downtown square will soon be losing an anchor tenant with the planned closure of Hometown Variety.Owner Troy Dixon announced last week he’s closing the doors after 27 years, noting that a... + continue reading
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
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The football stadium was full of red and white Monday night as Aurora High School held its annual fall activities pep rally. All sports including the band and cheerleaders were recognized for their... + continue reading
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
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All she did was draw Jesus one day while her pastor at Monroe Evangelical gave his sermon. She sat in the background with her paper and pen just doing what she knows.Lillian Epp caught the attention... + continue reading
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
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The Aurora softball team went 1-2 in its opening season tournament held in Aurora.The Huskies defeated St. Paul in the first game of the year 11-6 while losing 9-1 to Gering and 5-2 to Central City.... + continue reading

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08/26/2015
The 146th annual Nebraska State Fair is set to kick-off on Friday, Aug. 28. The 11-day fair, only 20 miles away, offers a variety of things to do including concerts, over 70 food vendors and numerous ground attractions.To read more, see this week's print or e-editions. + continue reading
08/26/2015
The valuation of property in Hamilton County rose by 10.5 percent in 2015, setting a new record at $3.11 billion.Hamilton County Assessor Pat Sandberg reported the valuation totals for all taxing subdivisions Friday, attributing a majority of the increase to a raise in ag land values.To read more, see this week's print or e-editions. + continue reading

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08/25/2015 - 0 comment(s)
Gov. Pete Ricketts officially proclaimed Hamilton County as "livestock friendly' Tuesday, recognizing the county's efforts to promote ag-related development. Hamilton County commissioners and more than 100 area residents gathered at the Allen and Darlene Klute farm northeast of Hampton for a designation ceremony. For a detailed report, watch for... + continue reading
08/24/2015 - 0 comment(s)
Husky fans and coaches got a good look at this year's team Friday in a final, full scrimmage before this week's season opener at Crete. Friday's game begins a new era for Husky football with first-year coach Kyle Peterson taking the reins. For a preview of the Huskies, as well as all the falls sports teams for Aurora, Hampton, Giltner and High... + continue reading
08/20/2015 - 0 comment(s)
The Aurora Lady Huskeis teed off the season Thursday with a scramble tournament at Valley View Country Club near Central City. Senior Amy Morris hits a drive here while teammates Tiffany Conrad and Rebecca Saddler look on. Watch for a feature on the girls golf team in this week's fall sports preview edition. + continue reading

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I look forward to roughly 13 Saturdays each year. I spend the other 39 or so Saturdays eagerly awaiting those all important 13.The newest edition of the college football season is nearly upon us. It’... + continue reading

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 As summer winds down activities now seem to revolve around school events. Summer vacations are over. The outdoors is no longer the host to social functions. Most annual family reunions are... + continue reading

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It’s called Project Sense for a reason -- it’s all about the sensors.The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension Center held a Project Sense demonstration in York Thursday night.Brian Krienke,... + continue reading