Bare Sentenced to 18-48 Months
Wednesday, 13 July 2011 10:11
Cherry County Attorney Eric Scott has announced that on Friday, July 8th, a 20-year Valentine man, Trevor W. Bare, was sentenced in Cherry County District Court to 18-48 months in the Nebraska State Penitentier for Felony Distribution of Controlled Substances.
The arrest and conviction of Trevor Bare stemmed from a major drug investigation headed by the Nebraska State Patrol wherein several drug warrants were served on September 23, 2010, resulting in the arrest of Bare and 7 other individuals.
Fatality Accident Claims Life of South Dakota Man
Wednesday, 13 July 2011 10:08
According to Cherry County Attorney, Eric Scott, a fatal two vehicle collision which occurred Tuesday, July 12th near Valentine has claimed the life of a South Dakota man.
Christopher Hastings, age 29, of Britton, South Dakota was a passenger in a southbound pickup truck about 2 1/2 miles south of Valentine on U.S. Highway 20 when a northbound van crossed over into the southbound lane, striking the pickup in which Hastings was a passenger. He was pronounced dead at the scene. The drivers of both vehicles sustained substantial injuries and were transported to the Cherry County Hospital.
The Cherry County Sheriff's office is continuing an investigation into the accident.