Ainsworth Star-Journal

Consider this scenario: It’s 2 o’clock in the morning. You and your family are fast asleep when you awaken to the smoke alarm sounding and the smell of smoke. What do you do?

The next generation of journalists got a tour of the Ainsworth Star-Journal on Thursday, October 5th for National Newspaper Week.

The Brown County Commissioners decided to table their decision on the expansion of a swine facility north of Ainsworth during their meeting on Tuesday, October 3rd.

Valentine Midland News

Centennial Hall was in dire need of a roof to keep the historical building open as a museum.

The Sandhills Prairie Refuge Association (SPRA) hosted a trail maintenance day September 30, 2017, at the Valentine National Wildlife Refuge as part of National Trails Day.

SPC Stoeger distinguishes herself as 1-222d AVN REGT’s September Soldier of the Month.

Gregory Times-Advocate

Motorists are more likely to crash into a deer in the Dakotas than in most other states.


The Ainsworth Middle School Cross Country team was represented by Ty Schlueter and Ben Flynn in Omaha for Middle School State Championships hosted by Papillion La Vista South.

For the first time in school history, the Ainsworth Cross Country teams swept the girls and boys team championships at the Southwest Conference Cross Country Championships on Thursday, October 5th

Valentine hosted the Bridgeport Bulldogs in their Homecoming game on Friday, October 6, 2017.

Ainsworth Star-Journal

921 E. 4th St.
P.O. Box 145
Ainsworth, NE 69210
PH: (402) 387-2844
FAX: (402) 387-1234

Valentine Midland News

146 W. 2nd St.
P.O. Box 448
Valentine, NE 69201
PH: (402) 376-2833
FAX: (402) 376-1946

Gregory Times-Advocate

119 E. 7th St.
P.O. Box 378
Gregory, SD 57533
PH: (605) 835-8089
FAX: (605) 835-8467