An Event of Galactical Proportions
Monday, 16 July 2012 09:47
The 19th annual Nebraska Star Party is underway this week in the Valentine area. This years event is “An Event of Galactic Proportions” with most activities at the Snake Campground area of Merrit Reservior southwest of Valentine. Approximately 200 star gazers will converge on the area to take advantage of the dark night sky's in North Central Nebraska. The public is welcome to attend the astronomy swap meet and speaker programs on Wednesday at Valentine High School. The public star party will be held at 9pm on Friday evening at the observing field at the Snake Campground. Area residents are invited to participate and enjoy the fun and informational program as well as viewing stars through the big telescopes on the field. Go to Nebraskastarparty.org for more information.
Turtle Race Results
Saturday, 14 July 2012 21:22
The results are in from the Minnechaduza Day Turtle Races. Congratulations to heat winners Kristie Reimers, Mike Lee, Tammy Lutter, Carol Earl, and Barb Wantz, each wins $50 in Chamber Bucks. Also, congrats to Heather Lutter, the overall winner taking home $750 in Chamber Bucks