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Since 1994, the bar has opened from 1-7 p.m. on weekdays. Photo provided by Kolton Maturey / Antelope Staff

Gillies steeped with tradition, boasts award-winning recipes

September 14, 2022

JAKE PUTMAN Downtown boasts a bar whose name needs no introduction. Gillies. Students who make the trek south of the railroad tracks might recognize the bar for its renowned drinks, affordable meals...

In Downtown Kearney, Brix positively adds to the bar-hopping culture of college students.

Brix provides fun drinks, atmosphere for students

JAKE PUTNAM February 10, 2022

putnamjb@lopers.unk.edu Brix is the newest bar in Kearney and opened in the spring of 2021. The bar has rapidly emerged as a favorite in UNK nightlife.  “I always enjoy going to Brix because...

Bar owner Monty Donahoo keeps old photos of himself at the bar to show guests.

Kearney’s taste of paradise 43 years and counting

JAKE PUTNAM November 11, 2021

putnamjb@lopers.unk.edu Palm Garden Lounge has been a staple of the Kearney bar scene since 1935. The familiar face of Monty Donahoo has greeted patrons for 43 years. “The alumni come down and...

UNK Louie Loper

Students Thoughts and Concerns Regarding Bars Staying Open

LEAH R. SMITH March 14, 2021
As restrictions are slowly being lifted in Kearney, UNK students share their thoughts and concerns about bars staying open.
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