District Court March 2017 Actions

District Court March 2017 Actions

The following matters were heard in Cherry County District Court on March 17, 2017: Linzy M. Swisher, age 21 of North Platte was sentenced to 3-8 years in the Nebraska State Penitentiary on Felony Possession of a Controlled Substance with Intent to Distribute. Jared...
Cowboy Hall of Fame Inductees

Cowboy Hall of Fame Inductees

Announcing the 2017 Inductees of the Nebraska Sandhills Cowboy Hall of Fame. Donald K. “Don” Bandy – Stapleton, NE Hadley Barrett – Kersey, CO (formerly from North Platte, Ne) Blayne Beguin – Rushville, NE Kenneth Boyer – Mullen, NE Byron Eatinger – Thedford, NE Jason...
Town Hall Meeting March 25th

Town Hall Meeting March 25th

Senator Tom Brewer, Representing Nebraska’s 43rd legislative district which covers most of the are known as “The Sandhills,” will conduct a Town Hall Meeting in the Bunkhouse Restaurant and Lounge, Valentine, NE on Saturday the 25th of March from 8:00 to 9:00 am CT....
Sandhills Cattle Association Help with Fire Relief

Sandhills Cattle Association Help with Fire Relief

The Sandhills Cattle Association is helping organize relief efforts for ranchers in Kansas, Oklahoma and Texas who have suffered losses due to wildfires. More than one million acres of land has been scorched and thousands of cattle have been destroyed by the fires....
Mid-Plains Community College Receives Donation

Mid-Plains Community College Receives Donation

Representatives from the Sandhills Area Foundation present a check for $5,000 to Mid-Plains Community College officials Friday to assist with completion of the new Valentine Campus. That brings the total amount the foundation has given to the project to $7,500,...