Norm and Colleen Geiken, local owners of Nebraska Salt and Grain, NSG Transport and Eagle Hills Ranch, were recently honored with the Nebraska Trucking Association Award for 2018.

Their sons and daughters-in-laws now also own the business with them.

For the fall 2018 semester, 633 South Dakota School of Mines & Technology students were named to the Dean’s List, including one student from with local ties.

Overeaters Anonymous meets weekly on Thursdays at 5:30 p.m. at the American Lutheran Church in the conference room by the east doors. For more information contact 308-529-0725.

Ken Ryan and Ryan Sukraw, directors of the Country Partners Co-op headquartered in Gothenburg, recently completed a four-phase educational program co-sponsored by the Nebraska Cooperative Council and CoBank.

Over 90 percent of all fuel in Nebraska is blended with locally-produced ethanol. This homegrown industry supports over 1,300 jobs across the state and 25 ethanol plants. The ethanol industry represents a $5 billion economic impact to Nebraska.