Fallen Hero Coming Home

Fallen Hero Coming Home

A fallen hero from the Korean War is coming home. Richard J. Seadore, who enlisted in the Army from Mellette County, SD, was captured during a battle north of Seoul, South Korea and later died in a POW camp in North Korea in 1951. Using DNA, a positive match was made...
Nebraska Star Party July 23-28

Nebraska Star Party July 23-28

The 24th Annual Nebraska Star Party is July 23-28 at the Snake Campground at Merritt Reservoir, 27 miles south of Valentine, an area ideal for stargazing. Many activities are planned during the event and range from beginner to expert, for all ages. Check in and...
Crews Battling Grass Fire Near Wanblee

Crews Battling Grass Fire Near Wanblee

According to Pennington County Fire Administrator Jerome Harvey, a wildfire in Wanblee, SD fire is now burning 3,500-5,00 acres. Overnight Sunday the fire spread in all directions. Crews are working to stop the forward progression of the fire. It is 0% contained at...
Work to Begin on N-7 South of Ainsworth

Work to Begin on N-7 South of Ainsworth

Weather permitting, work is scheduled to begin July 17 on N-7, 19 miles south of Ainsworth and extending 6 miles north, R.P. 24.04 to R.P. 36.36, according to the Nebraska Department of Transportation. Werner Construction, Inc., of Hastings, Nebraska has the contract...