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* For Sale: a mid 1990s Mercury Mountaineer, 4x4, physically it's in great
condition. Does need a master cylinder and possibly a water pump. For more
information call (402) 336-6264.

* For Sale: Uninsulated roll up garage doors. They are 12' wide and 10'
tall. There are two of them. Asking $1,000 each. All hardware that is
needed are with them and they are here in Ainsworth. If interested call
(402) 387-1047 if no answer, please leave a msg. Tate or Sarah will get
right back to you.

* For Sale: Delicious, Nebraska corn-fed beef. By the half or the whole. Fed at the Graff Ranch. Butchered at Husker Meats in Ainsworth. Call The Schrunks at (402) 322-1550. Please leave Richard a message if no answer.

* For Sale: dog coats and little slip on jackets for dogs at Shaggy Dog
Grooming, entrance is on the South Side of Brown's Furniture in Ainsworth.
Stop in and check them out. Coats are just $7.00 the jackets are $5.00.
They are like "muscle shirts" no Velcro and buttons so they are very easy
to put on and take off. Marge will be in the store Tuesday and Wednesday,
March 3rd and 4th. While you're in, check out the new product she carries
that you just put in your pets water to keep their teeth clean and sparkly
white! It also freshens breath. If you need appointments or have questions
call Shaggy Dog at 387-1098.


ACREAGE FOR SALE IN LONG PINE: House with full basement, two bedrooms and one bathroom, the basement could be made into an additional three bedrooms. The home includes 3 acres with pasture, horse shelter and barn, corral, large shop, underground sprinkler system, own well, homemade 24x24x8-1/2 pond with a rubber liner and is stocked with catfish and bass. The home is located on the edge of town so you can have livestock. Only serious inquires please. Call 660-723-5909 or 660-723-5910 and leave a message if no answer.




*Wanted to buy: a baby calf. Call (402) 387-2027.

* Prom is just around the corner and the decorating committee is looking for any bright colored fabric scraps that people may have and would like to donate.  Big scraps, little scraps, we will gladly take them all.  Purple, fuscia, orange, gold, and turquoise are the colors we are looking for.  Scraps can be dropped off at KBRB or you can call Roxanne Philben at 402-387-1374.  Please leave message if no answer.


* Help Wanted: The City of Ainsworth is accepting applications for a full
time position. The position will perform duties as needed in the city,
water and parks departments. The City of Ainsworth is also accepting
applications for seasonal employment for the swimming pool, park,
sanitation and maintenance departments. Wages are based on qualifications
and experience. Applications are available in the City Office at 606 E.
Fourth St. Contact the City office for more information by calling (402)
387-2494. The City of Ainsworth is an equal opportunity employer.

* The city of Ainsworth is accepting applications for a full-time position. The position will perform duties as needed in the city, water and parks departments. The city of Ainsworth is also accepting applications for seasonal employment for the swimming pool, park, sanitation and maintenance departments. Wages are based on qualifications and experience. Applications are available in the city office at 606 E. Fourth St. Contact the city office for more information at 402-387-2494. The city of Ainsworth is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

* Help Wanted:  Cottonwood Villa, Ainsworth currently has a part time position available as a dinning room aide.  For more information, stop in and visit with Ann Fiala or call 402-387-1000. 

* Help Wanted: The Ainsworth Golf Course is seeking a clubhouse manager for the 2015 golf season. Employment from April 1 to Sept. 30. Position would entail managing clubhouse, place orders, manage and train employees,
prepare meals, host social and golfing events. Manager must be willing to
work weekends, nights and holidays. Please send resumes to Ainsworth Golf
Course, PO Box 252, Ainsworth, NE 69210. For more information call Mark
Gracey at (402) 760-0728.

* Help Wanted: A full time medication aide position is now available at
Ainsworth's Cottonwood Villa. This full time position is for the night
shift. Competitive wages and benefits are available. For more information
stop in at Cottonwood Villa and visit with Ann Fiala or call Ann at (402)

* The KBR Solid Waste and Recycling Center is seeking applicants for a facility manager position.
The applicant must possess good organizational, supervisory, leadership, communication and public relations skills; must have the ability to perform basic building maintenance duties; must have a basic mechanical knowledge and be able to maintain, operate and repair machinery; must have a current CDL license; must be in good health, and able to lift 65 pounds up to the occasional 100 pounds; must have a high school diploma or the equivalent; must be able to begin employment by April 20; and must pass a drug test.
The hourly rate for the position is $14-plus per hour, depending on experience and ability. A benefits package is also included.
Three references must be included with the application. Application forms and a job description are available in the Ainsworth City Office at 606 E. Fourth St., Ainsworth, NE 69210. Applications will be taken until 5 p.m. March 2. All applications, with references, are to be returned to the Ainsworth City Office by that deadline.

* The Farmers-Ranchers Cooperative Propane and Appliance department is taking applications for a full-time appliance technician. A great benefits is package includes time and a half for any hours worked beyond 40 hours per week, paid vacation, sick leave, holidays, cost-share insurance and more. The appliance technician position requires some electrical knowledge, and the applicant should be mechanically inclined. For an application, contact Wes at 402-387-1220, or an application may be picked up at any Farmers-Ranchers Cooperative location.

* The Farmers-Ranchers Cooperative is taking applications for an administrative programs assistant. This full-time position with benefits is based in Ainsworth. Responsibilities include IT, human resources, marketing, communications, safety and compliance. The job is both in the office and in the field. Applicants should submit resumes to Matt Sheehan at or mail to Farmers Ranchers Coop, 224 S. Main St., Ainsworth, NE 69210. Contact Matt Sheehan at 760-1280 or by email for more information. Visit the web at for more details.

* Beck's Well and Irrigation is looking to expand its team. Beck's is seeking a qualified applicant with a CDL license or the ability to obtain one, and a clean driving record. Pay is based on previous experience and capabilities. Benefits include health insurance, a 401K, sick leave and paid vacation. Send a resume to Beck's Well and Irrigation, PO Box 27, Ainsworth, NE 69210, or call 387-2052.



* The Holt County Consignment Sale will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 28, 5 miles east of Stuart on Highway 20, then 5-1/2 miles north. Two rings will run. To see the sale bill, visit and scan down to Tasler Auction Service.

* The Hall Ranch's 34th annual registered 2-year-old Angus bull sale is scheduled for 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 4, in the Bassett Livestock Auction. View the catalog online at

* Pasture View Angus of Dunlap, Ill., and the Williams and Williams Ranch will sell 90 performance-testes Angus bulls at 1 p.m. Thursday, March 5, in the Valentine Livestock Auction. Selling will be 20 coming 2-year-old Angus bulls and 70 yearling Angus bulls. View the bulls before the sale by contacting Brian Williams at 402-760-0685. View the catalogs online at

* Dennis and Sandra Garwood at Green Valley Cattle will host their 25th annual bull sale at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 7, at the ranch 16 miles southwest of Atkinson. Selling will be 150 "cow-maker" bulls, including 93 Angus and 57 Maine and Maine hybrid bulls. View the sale catalog online at

* Hay Country Angus will conduct its 12th annual production bull sale at 1 p.m. Tuesday, March 10, in the Atkinson Livestock Market. Selling will be 26 fall yearlings, 25 spring yearlings and one 2-year-old bull, all Angus. Buyers can bid online at

* The Vin-Mar Cattle Company of Gordon is holding its annual bull sale at 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 11, in the Sheridan Livestock Auction at Gordon. Selling will be 95 Angus and 20 Hereford bulls. For more information, call Vince Bickel at 308-360-0336. View the bulls online at

* The Pischel Simmental Ranch will sell 45 ranch-raised bulls on Friday, March 13, at the Verdigre Livestock Market. Selling will be 43 black and two red Simmental bulls. For more information, contact Rob Pischel 394-7200.


* Lost Monday: a 30-foot tow strap between Springview and Ainsworth. Either on Old Highway 7 or Highway 183. If found, call (402) 497-3235 or (402) 760-1250.


* Two 20" and one 26" TVs to give away. All work well. Call 402-387-1363.


*The Bassett United Methodist Church Annual Smorgasbord will be held
Sunday, March 1st. Meal will be served from 5:30 - 7:00 by free will
donation. They will be serving roast beef, chicken, ham balls, scalloped
potatoes, salads and desserts. Everyone is welcome. Take out will be
available by calling (402) 684-3871.

* The annual Ainsworth Youth Soccer Program is about to begin. Any interested students in kindergarten through sixth grade may pick up a registration form in the Ainsworth Community Schools elementary or high school offices, or from the North Central Development Center. Registration forms are due to the NCDC office by Feb. 27. Contact Vanessa Taylor at 402-387-2740 for more information.


* Robbie Ashcraft and Nikki Young of Ainsworth are the parents of a baby boy, Jamesin Gage, born Wednesday, Feb. 25, in the Avera St. Anthony's Hospital at O'Neill. Jamesin weighed in at 3 pounds, 14 ounces and measured 16-3/4 inches in length. Grandparents are Steve and Andrea Walz of Ainsworth, Becky Ashcraft of Sallisaw, Okla., and Jeff and Suzanne Hoffmeier of Las Vegas, Nev.

* Luca and Sheri Papini of Sioux Falls, S.D., are the parents of a baby girl, Aria Jane Papini, born on Sunday, Feb. 22, in the Avera Sioux Falls Hospital. Aria checked in at 6 pounds, 2 ounces and measured 19 inches in length. Grandparents are Jean Stenka of Ainsworth, and Renzo and Francesca Papini of Italy.

* Matt and Jen Lentz of Ainsworth are the parents of a baby girl, Iris Marie Lentz, born Friday, Feb. 20, in the Avera St. Anthony's Hospital at O'Neill. Iris checked in at 6 pounds, 14 ounces and measured 18-1/2 inches in length. She is welcomed home by siblings Graham and Stella. Grandparents are Mike and Maria Curlo of Ashton, and Dan and Alane Lentz of Ainsworth. Great-grandparents are Alozy and Darlene Spotanski of Loup City, Jim and Jean Curlo of Ashton, and LaVonne Lippold of Ainsworth.

* Brady and Kasey Foster of Bassett are the parents of a baby girl, Reese Irene Foster, born Monday, Feb. 16, in the Avera St. Anthony’s Hospital at O’Neill. Reese checked in at 5 pounds, 4-3/4 ounces and measured 17-1/2 inches in length. Grandparents are Mike and Jan Foster of Bassett, and John and Deb Pelster of Burwell.




* Address for Aaron Goodloe.  (United States Marine Corps stationed at Okinawa until May 2016). Updated Dec. 12, 2014.

LCpl Goodloe, Aaron
HqBn 3d Mar Div
Data Unit 35900
FPO AP 96382-5900

* Update for Brandon Glenn (Army) (Updated - November 6, 2014).

Brandon Glenn

409 S. Lenzer Ave.

Sierra Vista, AZ  85635

* Address for Brendon M. Coutts.  (Army)  (Updated November 6, 2014.

Brendon M. Coutts

112 Southern Pine Dr.

Fort Stewart, GA 31315

* Updated address for Troy Wayman. Troy is stationed at Fort Hood, Texas. Troy is a 1989 graduate of Ainsworth High School. (Updated November 6, 2014)

Major Troy Wayman

1206 Mountain Ridge Court

Nolanville, TX 76559

* Address for Jared Lentz, Jared is in the Air Force and stationed in Italy. (updated - November 6, 2014)

A1C Jared T. Lentz
PSC 103  BOX 954
APO AE    09603-0010

*Address for Taylor Gross, will be updated when received.  He is being reassigned.  Taylor is a 2011 Ainsworth High School graduate . Taylor is in the Air Force.

* Updated address for Drake D. Fiala,  Drake is in the Air Force. (updated-November 6, 2014). 

SrA Drake Fiala

116 Abigail Lane

Panama City, FL  32404

* Updated address for Justin Imm, Justin is in the Navy. (Address updated November 6, 2014).



FPO /  AP 96616-2876

* Update for Jake Gambill: (Updated: November 14, 2013)

PFC Jacob D Gambill

43173 US HWY. 20

Ainsworth, NE 69210

Jake is in the Marines. Correspondence can currently reach him at his home address.

* Update for Chris Norton: (Updated-November 14, 2013

Chris Norton

1101 Desert Willow Terrace

Norman, OK  73071

* Update for Alan Papstein: (Updated - November 6, 2014)

Alan is a Sergeant in the U.S. Marine Corp.

Sgt. Alan Papstein

180 Indian Terrace

Burlington, IA  52601

* Updated address for Patrick Anderson,  (Army) -    (updated, November 6 2014). Patrick is Stationed in at Fort Hood, TX.

Patrick Anderson

P.O. Box 405

Killeen,  TX  76540


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