Ainsworth Community School is “Closed” for Remainder of the 2019-20 School Year
Ainsworth/Brown County Strategic PlanVocational Agriculture/Industrial Technology Center
Local election postponed
A different kind of pheasant hunting season has begun
It’s not exactly business as usual
“Social Distancing” Doesn’t Keep Visitors from Entertaining Cottonwood Villa Residents

Ainsworth Star-Journal

Ainsworth Community School is “Closed” for Remainder of the 2019-20 School Year

It was announced on Tuesday, March 24th that Ainsworth Community Schools will not return to “Normal School Operations” for the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Ainsworth City Council will ask residents to view the Wednesday, April 8th meeting via Zoom.

LINCOLN-Secretary of State Bob Evnen and Governor Pete Ricketts confirmed that Nebraska’s 2020 statewide primary election will take place May 12th, as planned.

Valentine Midland News

With the unseen enemy, COVID-19, it feels as if we’re facing World War III. There are many questions, and answers change quickly as more is learned.

It’s not exactly business as usual

Thursdays are sale day at the Valentine Livestock. There are two distinct smells that are wafting through the air - and the second one has been closed down.

Valentine Community Schools will not return to Normal School Operations for the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year.

Gregory Times-Advocate

Local election postponed

Elections in South Dakota scheduled from April 14, 2020, through May 26, 2020, have been postponed in the interest of public health and safety, according to House Bill 1298.

Students, teachers, finding new ways to learn, to teach

After the first full week of distance learning for the Gregory School District, Superintendent Sara Anderson, reports that, overall, things went pretty well.

A different kind of pheasant hunting season has begun

Pheasant season is open again! This season, however, hunters will track down stuffed, metal, painted, or any other kind of representation of a pheasant rather than the actual live birds.

Sports

Radant to represent Leo Brinda Auxiliary #90 at Girls State

Shauna Radant has been selected to attend American Legion Auxiliary Cornhunsker Girls State.

As COVID-19 is changing our lives on a daily basis and with school closings, families are home together in often-times tight quarters.

Ainsworth Star-Journal

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Valentine Midland News

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Gregory Times-Advocate

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