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Cool summer, wet fall delaying harvest
11/13/2008

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Superior, Nebraska (STPNS)- Rain stopped harvest earlier this week. Local grain handling personnel predict at least another week of harvesting will be needed after the ground dries to bring in the fall crop. Producers report exceptional yields. Grain quality is also high. However, high moisture grain, rain, soggy fields and f... View

 
Vacant house blamed for mouse population explosion
11/13/2008

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Superior, Nebraska (STPNS)- Angie Moody met with members of the Superior City Council Monday evening to discuss health concerns related to the condition of a former residence at 255 South Converse.... View

Commissioners discuss request to vacate road  
Commissioners discuss request to vacate road
10/23/2008

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Superior, Nebraska (STPNS)- Commissioners reviewed an official request to vacate a road at Monday's regular meeting of the Nuckolls County Board.... View

Work progressing on Superior-Hardy pipeline  
Work progressing on Superior-Hardy pipeline
10/23/2008

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Superior, Nebraska (STPNS)- Motorists along Highway 8 between Superior and Hardy have probably noticed work is progressing on the municipal water pipeline between the two communities.... View

 
SHS adds big screen TV to cafeteria
10/16/2008

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Superior, Nebraska (STPNS)- Members of the Superior Board of Education met for just slightly more than an hour Monday evening in regular session. There was only one action item besides approving the agenda and October claims - approving a local substitute certificate for Rex Kirchhoff.... View

 
Superior utility rates heading up this month
10/16/2008

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Superior, Nebraska (STPNS)- It's been talked about for weeks and the residents of Superior were warned it was coming. Monday night it happened. Members of the Superior City Council approved new, higher rate schedules for all city utilities.... View

 
County Board meets with auditors in executive session
10/09/2008

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Superior, Nebraska (STPNS)- Monday's regular meeting of the Nuckolls County Board began with an hour-long meeting with two representatives from Contryman Associates, the Hastings company contracted to complete the county's annual audit.... View

Corn is focus of documentary shot in southcentral Nebraska  
Corn is focus of documentary shot in southcentral Nebraska
10/09/2008

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Superior, Nebraska (STPNS)- Lights! Camera! Corn!!... View

 
Superior veterans make Honor Flight trip
10/02/2008

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Superior, Nebraska (STPNS)- Jim Harvey and Norm Shafer grew up together in Superior. As boys, they built model airplanes together, fished together and shared a canoe on the Republican River.... View

 
Trapps to be featured on Dr. Phil Show
10/02/2008

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Superior, Nebraska (STPNS)- Spencer Trapp and his parents, Bob and Sue, returned home to Superior last week after taping a segment in Hollywood, Calif., for the popular "Dr. Phil Show," hosted by the folksy self-help guru, Phil McGraw.... View

 
Superior school budget up, but levy may drop 3 mils
09/11/2008

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Superior, Nebraska (STPNS)- As required by law, the September school board held two public hearings before the regular meeting. One hearing related to the budget and the second to tax requests.... View

 
Local tax request steady
09/11/2008

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Superior, Nebraska (STPNS)- For the operation of city government in the coming fiscal year, it appears the tax burden on local property owners will remain constant. Monday evening members of the Superior City Council approved a budget calling for the same number of local tax dollars as requested last year.... View

 
Diabetes program at Brodstone has new coordinator
09/04/2008

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Superior, Nebraska (STPNS)- The diabetes education program at Brodstone Memorial Hospital has a new coordinator. Carla Ost has taken over responsibility of the outpatient program, replacing Lynette Hunt-singer, according to Karen Tinkham, public relations director at the hospital. Ost, a registered nurse and director of cardi... View

 
Pay increase approved for county employees
08/07/2008

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Superior, Nebraska (STPNS)- It took four separate motions, but the Nuckolls County Board at Monday's regular meeting eventually approved a pay increase for approximately 30 county employees, excluding elected officials and their deputies.... View

Lunzer back at work after kidney transplant  
Lunzer back at work after kidney transplant
08/07/2008

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Superior, Nebraska (STPNS)- Larry Lunzer is back at work managing the Superior Pamida store after a June 17 kidney transplant at the Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha.... View

More mammoth bones found along eroding lake shoreline  
More mammoth bones found along eroding lake shoreline
08/07/2008

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Superior, Nebraska (STPNS)- Tuesday, Steven Holen, curator of archaeology, Denver Museum of Nature and Science drove to one of his favorite digging sites - Lovewell Lake. The high spring inflow eroded the shoreline enough to expose the bones of mammoth which lived in the area 13,000 years ago.... View

 
Lakes remaining at flood stage
07/24/2008

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Superior, Nebraska (STPNS)- Regular rainfall continues to keep the Lovewell and Harlan County reservoirs filled into flood stage.... View

 
BMH testing POD concept
07/24/2008

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Superior, Nebraska (STPNS)- Brodstone Memorial Hospital is participating in a statewide plan to prepare disaster forces to move the hospital's patients to another site for care should the need arise.... View

 
Cablevision system sold
07/17/2008

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Superior, Nebraska (STPNS)- Monday evening members of the Superior City Council approved the transfer of the Time-Warner Cable's franchise to provide cable television service to the residents of Superior to a start-up company, Windjammer Communications.... View

 
Discussion continues on GIS for assessor
07/17/2008

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Superior, Nebraska (STPNS)- Discussion continued on the proposed geographic information system (GIS) for the county assessor's office at Monday's regular meeting of the Nuckolls County Board.... View