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Tractor parade draws twenty-plus entries

Something old, something new

A Royal tradition drew participants from across Nebraska to the Antelope County village over the weekend.

The annual Royal Tractor Parade, held July 17, included a lineup of vintage tractors, with a few modern pieces mixed in.

Organizer Gary Ober, of Royal, said the event has been a mainstay for at least 10 years. The idea took root after Ober took part in a ride at Yankton, South Dakota.

"We took part in the Tri-State Old Iron two-day ride. I just got the idea I ought to do that here," Ober said.

Since then, the parade has become part of the yearly Royal community celebration, held the third...


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