Fatal Accident on Niobrara River

Fatal Accident on Niobrara River

According to Keya Paha County Attorney Eric A. Scott, a possible accidental drowning occurred on Saturday, May 27, 2017, claiming the life of a Fort Dodge, Iowa man. Eric Scott said Wednesday that 68-year-old Garry Kaufman was pronounced dead on the scene Saturday...
Area Memorial Day Programs

Area Memorial Day Programs

Purdum will hold services on Sunday May 28th at 1 pm at the Purdum United Church of Christ at 1 pm, with potluck starting at 11:30. Wood Lake will hold their program at Mount Hope Cemetery at Wood Lake starting at 2:30, with speaker Virginia Nelsen, American Legion...
Selective Enforcement This Weekend

Selective Enforcement This Weekend

The Cherry County Sheriff’s Office will conduct a selective enforcement this weekend, focusing on traffic enforcement in the KVSH area. According to Chief Deputy Vince Lopez, the event will take place from Friday the 26th, to Monday the 29th. Officers will patrol...
Work to Begin on N-7 North of Brewster

Work to Begin on N-7 North of Brewster

Weather permitting, work is scheduled to begin May 30 on N-7, 18 miles north of Brewster and extending 6 miles north, R.P. 17+72 to 24+04, according to the Nebraska Department of Roads. Werner Construction, Inc., of Hastings, Nebraska has the contract for the...
Code Violation/Nuisance Plan

Code Violation/Nuisance Plan

In response to over 200 property violations, the City of Valentine will be sending notices of violations to property homeowners by mail starting today, May 23, 2017. The form letter is very basic, so any specific questions can be directed to the Valentine Police...