In truth, the weak landspout was about four miles away in the rural northwest corner of Kansas, so Poore was more intrigued than frightened. “It didn't really move too much,” Poore said. “It just sat there and spun.” Officially, the tornado touched...
Yesterday
Trooper Dennis Rish covered the accident. Neither driver or their passengers were injured. The Chevy had moderate damage and the utility trailer had moderate damage. 07/15 - Spencer Kragerund of Benkelman , NE was driving a 1997 Ford pickup north...
7/19/2017
After his return, he was employed by Capital Bridge Company of Lincoln. He lived all over Nebraska and Kansas until he semi-retired in 1990. He returned to Benkelman and with his brother, Charlie, worked around the area doing home repairs until he...
7/18/2017
The afternoon will be devoted to an educational presentation by Dr. Tom Noffsinger DVM, nationally recognized cattle-handling expert from Benkelman , Nebraska . He grew up near Wray, Colorado where his family was involved with cattle, swine, crops and...
7/13/2017
They also co-owned/operated Jack & Jill Grocery in Imperial Neb., and worked at the Jack & Jill in Benkelman . Betty worked with the USPS in McCook, Stratton, Parks and Haigler, Neb., before retiring. Larry worked with the Nebraska Department of...
7/7/2017
A crew installs the new “Pinnacle Bank” sign at the former AmFirst Bank in McCook this morning. On July 1, AmFirst Bank locations in McCook, Benkelman and Hayes Center joined Pinnacle Bank's 61 branches in Nebraska . The new sign was created...
7/6/2017
1011now WAYNE, Neb.- We recently paid another visit to a unique farmhouse and industrial design store called the 1912 Emporium in Wayne. During our visit, Taryn discovered some candles that are made by a woman from the Benkelman area in Dundy...
7/6/2017
McCOOK, Neb. — On July 1, AmFirst Bank will change their name to Pinnacle Bank. Their locations in McCook, Benkelman and Hayes Center will join Pinnacle Bank's current 61 branches in Nebraska . As part of Pinnacle Bank, all customers will have...
6/23/2017