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June 15th, 2015

Coming up this Week

June 15, 2015

The Broken Bow School Board will have a meeting Monday at 5:30 p.m.

Tour de Nebraska will be going through Broken Bow Saturday.

Sunday is Father's Day. Also on Sunday there is NBHA Barrel Racing.

June 12th

Custer County Historical Museum Hosts Pie and Ice Cream Social

June 12, 2015

The Custer County Historical Museum is hosting a pie and ice cream social Friday from 5-7 p.m. Come join them at the museum. There will be live music.

VIDEO: World's first 'Comic-Con for cat people' takes LA by storm

June 12, 2015

VIDEO: World's first 'Comic-Con for cat people' takes LA by storm
Thousands of people turned out for the very first edition of CatCon Los Angeles. Attendees donned cat ears, lined up to shake paws with celebrity felines, and fawned over cat-centric arts, crafts and products.

Ulysses Man Drowns at Calamus

June 12, 2015

Loup County Sheriff's Department has announced that a 72 year old Ulysses man drowned at the Calamus Reservoir at approximately 5:30 p.m. Thursday, June 11. A witness reported that the man had fallen from his boat while getting onto the boat dock at Valley View boat ramp. The witness made contact with the man and was going to get his boat to help retrieve the vessel that had drifted away, but when he returned the man was swimming out towards the boat. The witness stated he knew the man was having trouble and tried to reach him with a long pole.

In Case You Missed It

June 12, 2015

Callaway Community Wide Garage Sales will be Friday and Saturday.

Saturday morning at 9 a.m. is the 4-H rabbit show. Also on Saturday, The Nebraska Sandhills Cowboy Hall of Fame will be in Valentine.

June 11th

Throwback Thursday from June 10, 1985

June 11, 2015

Here is a copy of the front page of the Monday June 10, 1985 issue of the Custer County Chief.

The two people on the bicycle built for two are Art Kieborz and his wife.
Dee Adams is in the bottom picture.

June 9th

State Games Entries Exceed 7,000 From 46 States, 190 Nebraska Towns

June 9, 2015

LINCOLN, Neb. (June 9, 2015) — More than 7,000 athletes have registered for the 2015 State Games of America (SGA), including national qualifiers from 46 states and host-state entries from 190 different Nebraska communities.

Top five states include Nebraska (4,205), Iowa (302), Kansas (270), Texas (254) and Wisconsin (158). Four states yet to be represented include Hawaii, Maine, Vermont and West Virginia.

The largest five sports thus far include Track & Field (638), Soccer (630), Swimming (473), Figure Skating (451) and Basketball (427).

Unclaimed Photographs

June 9, 2015

These 4-H pictures are in The Custer County Chief's unclaimed photographs basket. If you know the people in the above pictures, call them to see if they would like to come and get them in our office.

If you have a picture that you have dropped off and never picked up, stop by the office to look through our unclaimed basket.

We are open Monday-Friday 8AM-5PM

June 8th

Coming up this Week

June 8, 2015

The Goodwill Donation trailer will be in Broken Bow at the Schmicks parking lot.

Tuesday the Broken Bow City Council will meet at noon.

Friday there will be a Pie and Ice Cream Social at the Custer County Museum from 5-7 PM.

June 5th

In Case You Missed It

June 5, 2015

This weekend is City Wide Garage Sales in Arnold and Broken Bow.

Saturday is the NE Jr Hereford Show and CHAN in Broken Bow.

The Muddy Creek Celebration in Ansley starts this Saturday with wine tasting and sand volleyball tournament. Check out our calendar of events for more on The Muddy Creek Celebration and things happening around our area.

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