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...
Krogman Sentenced in District Court

Krogman Sentenced in District Court

A White River South Dakota man, convicted of manslaughter, was sentenced in Cherry County District Court Friday (March 17, 2017) morning. Tylor Krogman, 30, was sentenced to not less than 10 years nor more than 18 years. Krogman was remanded to the custody of the...
District Court Jury Trial Results in Mistrial

District Court Jury Trial Results in Mistrial

Former Valentine resident Gary Obermiller, 63, was adjudged not guilty on count number 6 (charging third degree sexual assault of a child) of a multi-count indictment; counts 1-3, alleging first degree sexual assault, as well as counts 4, 7, and 9 alleging child...
Spring Forward This Sunday!

Spring Forward This Sunday!

The old saying “Spring forward; fall back” will get some good play this weekend, as Daylight Saving Time begins at 2 a.m. Sunday, March 12. People in most parts of the United States will enjoy that extra hour of daylight until Sunday, Nov. 5, when we “fall back” and...
Valentine Police Department Seeking Assistance

Valentine Police Department Seeking Assistance

From Police Chief Dana Miller: During the early morning hours of 03/08/17, unknown persons gained access to unlocked vehicles in the 200 block of North Valentine Street. Suspects made off with several hundreds of dollars’ worth of tools. Your help is needed to...
North Central RC&D Working on Recycling Efforts

North Central RC&D Working on Recycling Efforts

The North Central RC&D has initiated a recycling pilot project, with an electronics recycling collection event scheduled from 9 a.m. until noon. April 29 at the O’Neill High School parking lot. E-Stroyed of Grand Island will collect electronics for recycling. The...