Richardson County 4-H Fair 2018 Schedule

HUMBOLDT - The Richardson County 4-H and FFA Junior Fair is underway. Wednesday, July 25 9 a.m. Horse 4 p.m., meat goat Thursday, July 26 9 a.m., poultry 10:30, rabbits Friday, Ju... Read More

Falls City's Downtown Fire Accents Need For New Ladder Truck

FALLS CITY – Falls City firefighters asked the city council Monday to modernize its trucks with a plan that includes a new aerial. John McQueen, public information officer and part-time firetruck driver, said the department has major concerns re... Read More

Tree Board, Ladder Truck Top Falls City Agenda

FALLS CITY – The Falls City City Council is scheduled to meet at 6 p.m. July 16. The agenda includes plans to replace the fire department’s ladder truck, fireworks at an Oct. 18 wedding, Elks Club beer garden and lease of the senior center to ... Read More

Take Back Our Community Meets With Falls City Council

FALLS CITY – Bob Witt and Stan Coupe of the newly-formed Take Back Our Community group addressed the Falls City City Council July 2. Witt commended the police department for its National Night Out events planned Aug. 8 at Stanton Lake and asked ... Read More

Rhodd Applauds Falls City Momentum In Campaign For Mayor

FALLS CITY – Falls City mayor candidate Carla Rhodd is campaigning on the idea that Falls City has made great strides as a community and needs to keep its momentum going. She saidexpects to have the backing of many Falls City success stories. ... Read More

St. Paul's Plans Back To School Clothing Give-Away

FALLS CITY – St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church is planning a back-to-school clothing give-away. Clothing for all ages birth to 12th grade will be available Aug. 2 to 4 at the church’s fellowship hall. Donations are being accepted sta... Read More

Hoffman Defends Falls City Residents' Burn Ordinance

FALLS CITY – Steve Hoffman made a plea Monday before the Falls City council in favor of residential burning. Hoffman called the current ordinance that allows burning two days per week reasonable and contested the idea that no one is complying wi... Read More

Black Hills Energy Contributes To Cancer Park At Humboldt

HUMBOLDT- A park, dedicated to those who have had their lives torn apart by cancer, was a 10-year dream of Jan Wilhelm, who lost her step-son to the disease. She wanted to do something that would bring some healing to others like herself. The hea... Read More

Thunderstorm Warning Issued For Richardson County

FALLS CITY  - A thunderstorm near Falls City at 6:42 p.m. triggered a storm warning until 7:15 p.m. Hazards include 60 mph winds and quarter size hail. Locations impacted are eastern Richardson County, including Falls City, Rulo and Barada....... Read More

Falls Council Approves Historical Society Expansion

FALLS CITY – The Falls City City Council voted unanimously this month to approve the Richardson County Historical Society’s plan for a new display building near its Chase Street museum. Richard Meinzer of the historical society said the propos... Read More

Take Back Our Community Holds Falls City Meeting

FALLS CITY – Just under 200 people attended a “Take Back Our Community” meeting Wednesday at the Richardson County Law Enforcement Center. The two-hour meeting was a follow-up for meetings organized this spring by Richardson County Sheriff D... Read More