Mission Woman Sentenced
Monday, 12 September 2011 08:35
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - A 20-year-old South Dakota woman was
sentenced to six months in prison for embezzling money from the
bank she worked at.
U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson announced Thursday that Kristen
Traversie, of Mission, must also pay back $6,400 in restitution.
Traversie pleaded guilty in June to embezzling and misapplying
more than $1,000 in customer deposits and funds at the Wells Fargo
Bank in Mission between Jan. 3 and Feb. 23.
Niobrara Council Camp
Monday, 12 September 2011 08:34
The Niobrara Council and Niobrara Valley Outdoor Education Partnership (NVOEP) will be offering Niobrara Youth Nature Club this fall. This free afterschool program is for grades K-5 and will meet from 3:45-5:00 p.m. on Mondays at the Niobrara Council Office. Meetings will start September 26 and run through December 12. The major goal of the club is to connect with local youth who have a passion for the environment and outdoors and create structured hands-on learning opportunities for them.
Youth must pre-register by September 23 by contacting the Niobrara Council office at (402) 376-2793 or visiting http://niobraracouncil.org. Registration is open to the first 20 participants. High school students are encouraged to apply to be club mentors. Mentor applications can also be found on the Council website and are due by September 20.