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September 7, 2021

 

Launched in 2020, the September Month of Giving campaign affords the Red Cloud Community Fund (RCCF) the opportunity to give back to the community almost immediately. Funds raised...READ MORE...

August 31, 2021

Learn more about the Red Cloud Community Fund's September Month of Giving, Juan's Bar & Grill, Farmers & Merchants Banquet, Lynn Wolfe, the Hotel Garber/SCSB Challenge and much more!...READ MORE...

July 31, 2021

Learn more about Street Car Days, Beth Riemersma, the Red Cloud Community Fund, Repeat Street Thrift Store, and a variety of other events and developments!

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July 15, 2021

Press Release

July 15, 2021

RED CLOUD TOURISM & COMMERCE PROUD TO OFFER COVID-19 VACCINATION INCENTIVE

Thanks to a generous contribution from an anonymous donor, Red...READ MORE...

June 26, 2021

Learn more about the Cather Conference, Alumni Weekened, RC Softball succes, events, plans getting underway for Red Cloud's 150th Celebration, and get to know National Willa Cather Center...READ MORE...

June 4, 2021

Red Cloud Community Fund welcomes Cheyenne Knehans and Jocelyn Shipman home for the summer

The Red Cloud Community Fund (RCCF) welcomes Cheyenne Knehans and Jocelyn...READ MORE...

May 27, 2021

Learn more about Alumni Weekend, the Spring Cather Conference, Carson McCleary winning gold, Cheyenne Knehans & Jocelyn Shipman being selected as Hometown Interns, and much more. ...READ MORE...

May 21, 2021

OMAHA — It’s been a long time since a Red Cloud boys athlete has claimed a gold medal, but that’s exactly what Carson McCleary did on Thursday.

On the final day of the Class D state...READ MORE...

April 30, 2021

Learn more about what Dennis & Sally Hansen are doing to leave their legacy in Red Cloud; get to know Jenny Wickham--Nurse Practitioner at Webster County Community Hospital; check out what's...READ MORE...

April 20, 2021

Red Cloud was well represented at a recent Young Entrepreneurs event hosted by UNK's Center for Entrepreneurship & Rural Development.

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April 20, 2021

The Nebraska Tourism Commission has announced that the National Wila Cather Center will be one of seventy stops included in the 2021 Nebraska Passport program this year. Nebraskans and tourists...READ MORE...

April 8, 2021

In a public letter to Willa Cather Foundation executive director Ashley Olson on Wednesday, Governor Ricketts expressed his opposition to “the Willa Cather Foundation’s plans to seek a National...READ MORE...

April 1, 2021

Learn more about Emma Jaeke & Riverwood Bakery, the latest on the Hotel Garber Project, Alumni Weekend, the Truth about NHAs, events, and more in this edition of the newsletter! ...READ MORE...

March 1, 2021

Learn more about the Bruce Springsteen Jeep commercial, Silas Garber, the return of live and in-person events to Red Cloud, scholarships, and much more 

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February 10, 2021

by the Hastings Tribune

WEBSTER COUNTY— Two people died in a head-on collision Monday in Webster County on Nebraska Highway 4 between Blue Hill and Red Cloud.

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February 8, 2021

by Tony Herrman of the Hastings Tribune

Watching the Super Bowl was pretty exciting for Debbie Shuck and her husband, Joe, of Red Cloud.

Their front porch with an American flag...READ MORE...

February 1, 2021

January 2021 was very interesting both in Red Cloud and around the country. This edition includes snow, fire, Kansas-Nebraska partnerships, and even a little Bernie Sanders. 

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January 15, 2021

GUIDE ROCK, Neb. – (KLKN) A grass fire in Guide Rock, Nebraska threatened the lives of thousands of livestock and forced many of the 300 residents out of their homes Thursday afternoon.

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December 31, 2020

Despite the COVID-19 pandemic turning the world upside down and cancelling events, Red Cloud still has a healthy list of things to be proud of that occurred during the...READ MORE...

December 31, 2020

See 10 highlights from 2020, learn about the latest Red Cloud Community Fund grants and opportunities to help make Red Cloud the best small town in America! 

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December 30, 2020

The Red Cloud Community Fund recently awarded grants to various community organizations who applied for their Fall grant cycle. This year, RCCF was able to grant more money than usual thanks to...READ MORE...

November 30, 2020

RED CLOUD

by the Heritage Tourism Advisory Committee/Red Cloud Community Fund

Downtown Red Cloud has been getting a bit of a facelift recently with a number of...READ MORE...

November 30, 2020

Learn more about exciting progress being made in downtown Red Cloud, the Community Fund's Challenge Grant opportunity, The Corner Nook, and so much more! 

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November 28, 2020

A special message from the Red Cloud Community Fund

Nearly 150 years ago, Silas Garber helped establish Red Cloud on his Homestead claim. Early settlers to the region faced a...READ MORE...

October 31, 2020

Learn more about RCHS Football's first playoff win since 1993, get to know Tom & Linda Hitchler, and see the progress being made on restoring historic sites in Red Cloud!

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October 31, 2020

by Marcus Medcalf of the Hastings Tribune

RED CLOUD — On Friday night Red Cloud was looking to avenge last year’s first-round 34-33 playoff loss to Eustis-Farnam with a win over...READ MORE...

September 30, 2020

Learn more about the Red Cloud Community Fund, the Hotel Garber project, RCHS Warrior Homecoming, Cheyenne Knehans and much more in this update! 

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September 24, 2020

Plans are underway to restore and adaptively reuse a downtown building for the creation of a twenty-six room boutique hotel in Red Cloud. Located in the historic Potter-Wright building next door...READ MORE...

September 17, 2020

RED CLOUD--September 17, 2020

The Red Cloud Community Fund is pleased to announce its 2020 annual scholarship winners. Jordan Brown, RCHS Class of 2020, was the recipient of the Red Cloud...READ MORE...

August 31, 2020

Learn more about the Red Cloud Community Fund's September Giving Campaign to benefit Red Cloud in 2020! Also in this issue: Silas Garber, RC Schools kickoff the year and get ready for Homecoming...READ MORE...

August 31, 2020

Red Cloud Community Fund working to bridge local learning gap

(August 17, 2020 |Red Cloud, Neb.) The Red Cloud Community Fund is...READ MORE...

August 25, 2020

 

The Red Cloud Community Foundation Fund (RCCFF) is pleased to announce a “Give Where You Live” campaign that will run through the month of September.  RCCFF will...READ MORE...

July 31, 2020

This month's newsletter covers everything from children's theatre to kolaches and historic building restoration to the new Executive Director of The Valley Child Development Center. ...READ MORE...

June 30, 2020

Learn more about the Chamber Bucks Give Away promotion, the Potter Block Hotel Project, and much much more! 

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June 25, 2020

RED CLOUD, NE—Red Cloud Tourism & Commerce is pleased to announce a COVID-19 relief program to help get cash flowing through the local economy. Thanks to a generous donation from the Willa...READ MORE...

May 29, 2020

Learn more about the 65th Annual Spring Cather Conference Going Virtual for 2020, see what events are still scheduled for Summer, what's happening in downtown Red Cloud, and much more in this...READ MORE...

May 21, 2020

by Andy Raun of the Hastings Tribune 

RED CLOUD — While the novel coronavirus disease pandemic has upended plans for crowds to gather here the first weekend in June for...READ MORE...

April 30, 2020

Red Cloud Tourism & Commerce still has leftover raffle tickets for a Traeger Pro-Series Grill from the March 6th Farmers & Merchants Banquet. Tickets are $20 and...READ MORE...

April 30, 2020

Learn more about Virtual Tours from the National Willa Cather Foundation, RCHS Class of 2020's unique graduation celebration, and an upcoming fundraising campaign by the Red Cloud Community...READ MORE...

April 29, 2020
Red Cloud students haven't been able to enter their school buildings since mid-March due to looming threat of the COVID-19 virus. Rather than give up on graduation, the Class of 2020 met with school...READ MORE...
April 1, 2020

News about Don Stratton, Red Cloud's reaction to COVID-19, and a great video on the Starke Round Barn 

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February 28, 2020

Learn more about war hero Donald Stratton, baseball legend Dazzy Vance, the Farmers & Merchants Banquet, and much more in this month's newsletter! READ MORE...

February 25, 2020

RED CLOUD — Nebraska native Donald G. Stratton spent a quarter-century trying to forget Pearl Harbor, the cataclysmic explosion aboard the battleship USS Arizona that took the lives of 1,177...READ MORE...

February 3, 2020

Learn more about the Willa Cather Foundation's "Campaign for the Future," the Farmers & Merchants Banquet, Street Car Days logo redesign, the Kansas-Nebraska Heritage Area Partnership, get to...READ MORE...

January 28, 2020

by Paul Hammel at the Omaha World-Herald

LINCOLN — The Willa Cather Foundation is making a final push for donations to enhance Cather’s hometown of Red Cloud as a literary...READ MORE...

January 28, 2020

Former First Lady of the United States, Mrs. Laura Bush is the honorary national chair for the campaign’s public fundraising effort. Mrs. Bush, who spoke at the Foundation’s dedication of the...READ MORE...

January 6, 2020

Read about the last year and the last decade in Red Cloud, along with the usual preview of upcoming events and a feature on Kyle Klein from the Webster County Community Hospital....READ MORE...