Often people who do not understand the dynamics of violence in a relationship are quick to say, “I would just leave” or “I would never put up with that” or “How would anyone put up with being verbally put down, threatened, hit, or even not allowed to see family.” The issue is much deeper than just leaving. Behavior patterns have been developed slowly with years of abuse. This is sometimes called the Stockholm syndrome which is a psychological response.
Valentine Midland News
Most Valentine businesses are opening their doors. After a month of serving their customers with curbside service and call ahead appointments, businesses are opening their doors.
Contributing to the Cherry County Veterans Memorial Committee was Pinnacle Bank. They donated $1,500 to help build the Korean and Vietnam era memorials that will reside in front of the Justice Center.
All the way from Sesame Street, Big Bird made a trip around the United States with a stop in Valentine! It was Big Bird’s Road Trip! Sesame Street contacted Valentine Elementary School and Tanner Two Strike, a fifth grader was the person that Big Bird visited with. Imagine that!!!
North Central District Health Department (NCDHD) was made aware of a positive COVID-19 case in Knox County. The resident contracted the illness through direct contact with a positive case. The case is in quarantine. All close contacts have been identified and are in quarantine. Through investigation, it has been determined there is low risk to the communities in Knox County from this case.