Single Engine Tanker Stationed in Valentine

Single Engine Tanker Stationed in Valentine

A major fire fighting piece of equipment has been delegated to Miller Field in Valentine due to the extremely dry conditions in the region. Valentine Fire Chief Terry Engles reported that the single engine tanker with 1150 hp engines that can carry up to 650 gallons...
Burn Ban Issued for Todd County

Burn Ban Issued for Todd County

The Solider Creek fire burned 5.2 acres on Saturday, July 8th. The Todd County Board of Commissioners along with the local Fire Departments and Emergency Management, has implemented a Burn Ban for Todd County, due to the abnormally dry conditions. This ban will...
MNNRD Field Day

MNNRD Field Day

Nebraska Extension is partnering with local landowners, Middle Niobrara Natural Resources District (MNNRD), Nebraska Forest Service, Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality, Natural Resources Conservation Service and the Nebraska Environmental Trust to host a...
Hooker County Commissioner Resigns

Hooker County Commissioner Resigns

MULLEN, Neb. (KNOP) –¬†Hooker County Commissioner Dan Deibler turned in his resignation Wednesday afternoon. Dave Sullivan, Hooker County Clerk, says petitions were brought to his office to recall Commissioner Dan Deibler. 150 signatures on the petition back the...