Gov. Ricketts To Visit Bassett June 14

Gov. Ricketts To Visit Bassett June 14

Governor Pete Ricketts announced that he would hold a town hall in Bassett on Thursday, June 14. The Governor invites the public to attend the town hall. “Nebraskans are invited to join Governor Ricketts at his upcoming town hall in Bassett,” said Taylor Gage, the...
One Inmate Captured After March Escape

One Inmate Captured After March Escape

A prosecutor says one of two men who escaped from a Nebraska Panhandle jail has been captured on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota. Hijinio Garnette, of Gordon, was captured last week at a home in Kyle, South Dakota. He and Esdon Haukass of Mission,...
Bon Homme Sheriff Fires Deputy

Bon Homme Sheriff Fires Deputy

South Dakota sheriff waited a whole minute after polls closed to fire a deputy who undid his re-election bid this week. Bon Homme County Sheriff Lenny Gramkow fired deputy sheriff Mark Maggs after Maggs defeated him by a vote of 878-331 in Tuesday’s Republican...
Positions Open On Niobrara Council

Positions Open On Niobrara Council

If you have an interest in Niobrara River issues, you might want to consider submitting your name for consideration for one of the seven positions coming up for re-appointment very soon on the Niobrara Council. The seven, three year term positions coming up include...
Structure Fire at Bull Market/Old Mill

Structure Fire at Bull Market/Old Mill

Around 1:15 AM on Saturday morning, crews were called out to a report of a structure fire at the Bull Market on First and Main Street and the adjacent Old Mill Bulk Foods and Deli. Multiple agencies assisted the Valentine Volunteer Fire Department and the Jordan...