USDA Deadline Approaches

USDA Deadline Approaches

Agricultural producers have until Feb. 14, 2019, to sign up for USDA’s Market Facilitation Program (MFP), launched last year to help producers suffering from damages due to unjustified trade retaliation. Producers can apply without proof of yield but must certify 2018...
75th Annual Coronation

75th Annual Coronation

Home is Where the Heart Is was the theme for the 2019 Coronation, the 75th Annual. Royalty was crowned and was as follows: King: Nathan Flannery Queen: Bradi Larabee Prince: Brody Benson Princess: Bailey Witt Duke: Jayce Anderson Duchess: Katherine Peterson Count:...
Sheyenne Hammond Receives Scholarship Award

Sheyenne Hammond Receives Scholarship Award

A Valentine woman has earned a $1,000 dual excellence scholarship for her efforts both in the classroom and in the arena.  Sheyenne Hammond, was presented with the scholarship during the sixth annual Mid-Plains Community College Rodeo Team Banquet on Saturday at the...
District Wrestling Champs!

District Wrestling Champs!

A few nail biters, but Valentine ends up District Wrestling Champs! Great job to all of the wrestlers.1 Valentine 213.02 Broken Bow 203.53 Ord 110.0 Summary Report from Districts: 106 – Jarrett Battershaw (30-6) placed 2nd113 – Chris Williams (34-1) placed...
Bull Bash This Saturday

Bull Bash This Saturday

The bulls are back on Main Street this Saturday, February 9th and there are many events to keep you busy throughout the day. There are 17 bull exhibitors with 24 pens of bulls, along with 16 commercial exhibitors. Be sure to check out the Purina tent as well, as 6 of...
More Shopko Locations Closing

More Shopko Locations Closing

More Nebraska towns are losing Shopko stores. The retail chain announced Wednesday that it is closing twelve more Nebraska stores after filing for Chapter Eleven bankruptcy in January. The new closings include stores in Norfolk, Gordon, Albion, Beatrice, Auburn, West...