City Council June Meeting Approaching
Tuesday, 11 June 2013 14:56
The Valentine City Council will have their regular meeting at the library meeting room at 7pm on Thursday June 13th.
On the agenda, a request by Kyle Arganbright for zoning change at the Valentine Motel Subdivision from Trans Ag to Highway Commercial, and the council will then consider raising the price for zoning change requests.
Other items to be discussed include a request by the Valentine Motor Club for the building at the ball fields for another 10 year term. Presentation by Adam Herink and Eric Johnson with Bluestern Sandhills, LLC, of a proposal to build a wind generator to provide power to Valentine.
Also on the agenda, a request by the Rotary Club for an alcohol permit at the City Park Pavillion on June 20th for a club picnic. Review of the Forest thinning project at Nature Park, and the council will also consider the purchase of new Police and wastewater treatment plant vehicles, and review the 2013-2014 budget preparation.
Rosebud Man Sentenced for Escape
Tuesday, 11 June 2013 04:50
United States Attorney Brendan V. Johnson announced that a Rosebud, South Dakota man convicted of Escape from Custody was sentenced on June 7, by Chief Judge Jeffrey L. Viken, U.S. District Court.
Justin Lee Gabriel, age 21, was sentenced to 12 months of imprisonment and ordered to pay $100 to the Federal Crime Victims Fund.
Gabriel was indicted for Escape from Custody by a federal grand jury on September 25, 2012. On August 18, 2012 Gabriel left the Community Alternatives of the Black Hills and did not return. Gabriel pled guilty on January 28, 2013.
Gabriel was immediately turned over to the custody of the U.S. Marshal.