Workers on North Platte’s new ice rink are dealing with the challenge of distributing the necessary amount of coolant on the bottom level.

The coolant is glycol, a substance commonly found in anti-freeze. The glycol is chilled to below zero in a large, above-ground refrigerator unit – a chiller — and piped into the lowest level of the rink. That process, the first and most complex step in creating and keeping ice permanently cold, has been delayed by a series of interruptions.

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