• COUNTRY   CALENDAR
  • The Country Calendar is heard four times daily on KSDZ FM 95.5 & KDJL FM 99.5. Events listed on the Country Calendar MUST be FREE OF CHARGE for the public to participate or attend. To have your event included on the KSDZ & KDJL Country Calendar, please call (308) 282-2500 or email twister@twisterradio.com

  • The Sandhills Ranch Expo that was to be held in June in Bassett, NE, has been postponed until next year. If you have any questions about rental checks or anything else you can contact them by emailing sandhillsranchexpo@gmail.com.

  • The last day for youth to sign up for 4-H is Monday, June 1st. Go online to ne.4honline.com or call the Extension office at 308-327-2312 or email Melissa Mracek at mmracek2@unl.edu.

  • The Cherry County Planning Commission meeting will be held Tuesday, June 2nd at 10:00 AM via Zoom. Call 402-376-2395 for Zoom meeting ID and password.

  • The Martin Rural 26/27 Precinct will be moved from the Lacreek Electric building to the Fairgrounds exhibit building. This is ONLY for the primary election on June 2nd. Questions call the Bennett County Auditor 605-685-6931.

  • The Cherry County Historical Society meeting will be held Wednesday, June 3rd at 2:00 PM at the museum in Valentine.

  • The Gordon Airport Authority meeting will be held on Thursday, June 4th at 6:00 PM in the lobby of the airport.

  • The  Cherry County Veterans Service Committee quarterly meeting will be held Monday, June 8th at 7:00 PM in the Veteran Service office in Valentine.

  • The Cherry County Board of Commissioners meeting will be held Tuesday, June 9th at 10:00 AM in the courthouse in Valentine.

  • The Gordon City Library meeting will be held via conference call on Tuesday, June 9th at 4:30 PM. For more information on joining the meeting call the city office 282-0837.

  • The Gordon Head Start Preshcool is now excepting Enrollment for the next school year for children ages 3 to 5. Call and reserve your spot now, 308-282-1719.

  • Little Lambs Preschool preregistation will be Thursday, June 11th. For questions call Deb Evans at 308-282-2582 or 308-360-0490.

  • The Gordon City Council meeting will be held via conference call on Thursday, June 11th at 6:00 PM. For information on joining the meeting call the city office 282-0837.

  • The Valentine City Council meeting will be held on Thursday, June 11th at 7:00 PM in the Library in Valentine.

  • The Cherry County Board of Commissioners meeting will be held Tuesday, June 30th at 10:00 AM in the courthouse in Valentine.

  • The Cherry County Board of Corrections meeting will be held Tuesday, June 30th at 2:30 PM in the courthouse in Valentine.

  • The Hay Springs and Rushville Senior Centers are both doing home deliveries until futher notice.

  • The Sheridan County Courthouse in Rushville is suspended to public access. The offices will be staffed and you may call for assistance. Only those who must appear in District Court will be addmitted if you call. The number to call is 308-327-5654.

  • Upper Niobrara White NRD Office, Chadron - closed to the public. Business to be conducted by phone 308-432-6190 or email unwnrd.org.

  • Security 1st Bank, Rushville - Lobby closed, drive up open

  • Strike Zone, Rushville - Friday & Saturday take out only 5-9, Sunday Buffett come load your to go tray, no dine in. Questions call Ash 360-2023 or 327-2245.

  • Rushville Health Clinic will be closed the month of April.

  • Eagle Chevrolet of Chadron - Free pick up & delivery for on service appointments, available within 10 miles of Chadron. Call 308-432-5583

  • Northwest Community Action Office, Chadron Closed

  • Stadium Sports, Mission - Hours 9-5 Mon-Fri through April 1st. Closed ALL Saturdays. Curb side delivery, limit of 10 people in the store at a time.

  • Second Chance Thrift Shop, Bassett - Closed, Can call Carolyn Hall 402-684-3417 or Stacey Knox 402-684-3366

  • Valentine Business
  • Outback - Hours 8-5 Mon-Fri, pick up orders only, call 402-376-1190
  • Country Fabrics & Crafts - Curb side delivery, call 402-376-3544
  • Broken Spoke Boutique - Hours 10-5:30. Curb side and delivery.
  • Peppermill - Hours 4 to 8 PM Tuesday through Saturday, doing curbside service.
  • Town & Country Insurance - Call before coming in. 402-376-1427
  • Union Bank - Lobby closed, Drive through open
  • Cherry County Hospital - Lockdown, Call before you come, unless it's an emergency. Dialysis & chemotherapy patients continue to use your normal entrances. Questions call 402-444-3400
  • Auntie D's - normal hours
  • Wright's Bait shop - normal hours
  • Viaero - Open normal hours
  • The Klothesline/Nails by Becky - The Klothesline is open Mon-Thurs 10 AM to 3 PM, closed Fri & Sat. Mailing, curbside delivery and delivery in Valentine is available for purchases. Nails by Becky is closed until April 13th, no nails, tanning or sauna available. Call Becky 402-376-3339.
  • The Middle Niobrara Natural Resources District office in Valentine is closed to the public. To conduct business call 402-376-3241 or send email to zpeterson@mnnrd.org.
  • Milo & Max's - Starting May 5th - to go orders only 11:30am to 1:30pm and 4:30pm to 7:30pm. Call 402-376-1664.


  • Gordon Business
  • 21st Centrury - Lobby open. Will deliver parts or make arrangements for pick up. Please call 308-282-0665.
  • Gordon Chiropractic - Open
  • Bank of the West - Lobby by appointment only and drive up hours are Mon - Fri, 9:30-4
  • Fuel Grill, Pizza Hut, & Antelope Creek Cafe -Restaurants closed for dining, Carry-out and delivery available.
  • Italian Inn closed.
  • Berean Church is live streaming services on Sundays, just like their Facebook page to join.
  • Strong Insurance is closed to the public. They will still be doing business from 9:00 to 1:00 daily so the public is asked to please call 282-0560 with questions and claims. In case of an after hours emergency, please call Ben Criss at 308-360-2955.
  • Butler's Daylight Donuts open Wednesday, Friday and Sunday.

  • Food pantries open.
  • Chadron - Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 308-747-2200
  • Alliance - Monday, Wednesday, Friday 308-762-4523
  • Rushville - Every Tuesday, and 2nd & 4th Thursdays 308-327-2877
  • Valentine - Monday, Wednesday, Friday 402-376-1886