Agriculture Secretary to Visit China.

Agriculture Secretary to Visit China.

Nebraska’s agriculture secretary is traveling to China to celebrate the arrival of the state’s first beef shipment in 14 years. Greg Ibach is scheduled to visit Beijing and Shanhai June 29-30. Gov. Pete Ricketts announced the trip Tuesday, saying the state...
Fire North of Bassett Burns 3-4 Acres

Fire North of Bassett Burns 3-4 Acres

Area fire departments were called Monday afternoon to a report of a grass fire northwest of Bassett heading toward canyon country near the Niobrara River. According to Bassett Fire Chief Jim Stout, at 2:45 p.m., a fire was reported 10 miles northwest of Bassett on the...
Grass Fire Quickly Contained

Grass Fire Quickly Contained

The Valentine Volunteer Fire Department was called out to a grass fire at Plus One Manufacturing just west of Valentine on Highway 20 on Tuesday afternoon, shortly before 4 pm. Crews quickly arrived on scene and were able to contain the fire within moments. A reminder...
Frederick Peak Golf Club Off To Great Start

Frederick Peak Golf Club Off To Great Start

According to figures from the new Frederick Peak Golf Club there are now 135 memberships for the venue. This includes six associate memberships, 12 junior and 7 college memberships. Over 300 people are members at this time. There have been 2,292 rounds of golf played,...