By Kaylee On Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
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Governor touts agriculture, importance of rural roads during County stop

HARTINGTON —  Every worker on the factory floor at the Hydraulics Components plant reacted to Gov. Pete Ricketts’ presence differently Monday as he toured Cedar County’s largest industry. The Governor said More...

By Kaylee On Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
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Vance will be taking on Principal role in Coleridge

LAUREL — Administration staff at the Laurel-Concord-Coleridge School will soon be handling new responsibilities. Jay Vance, who is the high school principal, will step in and take over as the Principal of the More...

By Kaylee On Thursday, June 15th, 2017
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LCC School Board considers the fate of old Coleridge gym floor

LAUREL — Decisions were made on what should be done with the three remaining chunks of the Coleridge Bulldog gym floor during Monday’s Laurel-Concord-Coleridge School Board meeting. Board members also talked More...

By Kaylee On Thursday, June 8th, 2017
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Caregivers are huge part of fight against cancer

LAUREL — Grandel McCorkindale knows about cancer. She understands the disease from the perspective of both a survivor and as a caregiver. Grandel had breast cancer and her husband, Bob McCorkindale, is a 25-year More...

By Kaylee On Wednesday, June 7th, 2017
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McDonald comes back to Cedar County to share cancer story

LAUREL — Living as far away as Whitesboro, Texas did not keep Rick McDonald from coming  to Laurel for the 2017 Relay for Life. McDonald, who had been honored as the Hero of Hope for the event, took time to talk More...

By Kaylee On Friday, June 2nd, 2017
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Gym floor becomes a keespsake for former Coleridge athletes

COLERIDGE — The old floor in the gym at the Coleridge School turned out to be more valuable than expected. Workers were in the process of tearing out the floor in the gym over the weekend of May 20 and 21, when More...

By Kaylee On Wednesday, May 31st, 2017
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Veterans are honored at Memorial Day programs

Clare Hansen and Virgil Bayne fold a flag following the services at the cemetery. COLERIDGE — Area residents took advantage of sunny weather Monday to celebrate Memorial Day An “avenue of flags” featuring More...

By Kaylee On Friday, May 26th, 2017
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Coleridge grocery store will be closing

COLERIDGE  —   The front doors at Ken’s Market were locked Monday – a day the store would normally have been open for business in the past. A sign taped on the front door of the store said, “Yes, Ken’s More...

By Kaylee On Thursday, May 25th, 2017
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LCC students get jump on college with college credit courses

LAUREL — Several senior students at local high schools earn college credits before they graduate from high school. Laurel-Concord-Coleridge students have several options to earn the credits, according to Diane More...

By Kaylee On Thursday, May 25th, 2017
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Veterans to be honored with Memorial Day programs

COLERIDGE — An “avenue of flags” along the street by the Community Building in Coleridge will soon be in place to honor veterans. Members of the Coleridge American Legion Carl Korff Post, the Auxiliary members More...