As we enter the second half of summer, let us all do our best to maintain personal accountability to keep our community safe and keeping COVID-19 virus from spreading rapidly. North Central Nebraska is doing good while other states are seeing serious spikes in positive cases. Keep these steps in mind:
Valentine Midland News
By all accounts 2020 has been quite a different year, which means how we celebrate our Nation’s birthday was going to be a little different as well. No parades were allowed due to Directed Health Measures, but BBQs were allowed.
Valentine – Rivers, streams, creeks-How’s the water?! The Niobrara National Scenic River, along with the Niobrara Council, is offering opportunities for the public to participate in scientific research on Friday afternoons at 1:00 p.m. Central Time (CT). The topic for July 3 is Stream Selfies. Citizen Science events will take place at the Niobrara National Scenic River Visitor Center located at 214 W. Highway 20, Valentine, NE 69201, and will continue through July 31.
Area churches are again hosting Tent America in Valentine. This year the location is the Cherry County Fairgrounds in the open air pavilion, July 13, beginning at 7:00 p.m. and continuing for 24 hours, ending July 14, at 7:00 p.m.
Econo Lodge is proud to announce they have been selected as Choice Hotels Ring of Honor Award for 2020. This is the third year in a row Econo Lodge has received this honor. The award ranks them in the top one percent of the Econo Lodge brand nationwide.