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November 1, 2022

Halloween Pardes, a Hotel Groundbreaking, Football Playoffs, Business Grand Openings, a very busy November weekend, and more in this edition of the RC Heritage Tourism Newsletter!

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October 25, 2022

RED CLOUD and SIDNEY--A statewide initiative known as Energizing Entrepreneurial Ecosystems continues to strengthen six Greater Nebraska hometowns. The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and...READ MORE...

October 17, 2022

by Jazari Kual from the Nebraska Examiner

LINCOLN — A recent groundbreaking ceremony celebrated the renewal of construction on the Potter Block...READ MORE...

September 28, 2022

Learn more about Integrity Rehab, LLC, the September Month of Giving, the Hotel Garber Groundbreaking Ceremony and get to know Miles McDole!

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September 26, 2022

Click here to learn more about Red Cloud Community Fund member and South Central State Bank Loan Officer Miles...READ MORE...

August 30, 2022

Learn more about the Red Cloud Community Fund's September Month of Giving, Willa Cather Childhood Home Restoration, the latest Hotel Garber news, Street Car Days wrap-up, and all the latest...READ MORE...

August 22, 2022

by Red Cloud Community Fund

RED CLOUD--RCCF recently elected officers for the 2022-23 year. Jarrod McCartney was re-elected as Chair, Danny Benge as Vice Chair, Stacie Heldt as Secretary...READ MORE...

August 22, 2022

Launched in 2020, the Red Cloud Community Fund's (RCCF) September Month of Giving has raised $39,000 for community improvement projects. Funds raised during the month of September each year are...READ MORE...

August 8, 2022

The Willa Cather Childhood Home is a national treasure, one of only twenty-two National Historic Landmarks in Nebraska and the site most closely associated with the life and literature of one of...READ MORE...

August 8, 2022

by Tulsa Kinney/Artillery Magazine 

When I first encountered Tim Youd, he was sitting at a metal table outside an art gallery in Chinatown, tap-tap-tapping away on a portable...READ MORE...

August 8, 2022

Plans to rehabilitate the historic Potter Block in Red Cloud into a charming boutique hotel and event space have reached significant fundraising milestones in recent weeks. News of a $2.3 million...READ MORE...

July 29, 2022

You will want to read this special Street Car Days edition of the Visit Red Cloud newsletter! Learn more about all of the new events, including the Red Cloud Athletic Association's 1st Annual Road...READ MORE...

July 28, 2022

Last Spring, the National Willa Cather Center (NWCC) was selected to host the traveling Smithsonian Exhibit "Crossorads: Change in Rural America." As part of that exhibit, NWCC Education Director...READ MORE...

July 1, 2022

Learn more about ongoing downtown rehabilitation work, grants and tax credits recently received for the Hotel Garber/Potter Block Development, the recreation trail, Back Alley Bicyles, and much,...READ MORE...

June 29, 2022

Watch this video to learn more about women's sports pioneer Kay Cover and her impact on the softball program in Red Cloud. In addition to learning more about her...READ MORE...

June 2, 2022

Photos and story by Risell Ventura of NTV News

The Potter Block building has been abandoned for around 30 years, now the town is working on renovating it into a brand new hotel, "The Hotel...READ MORE...

May 28, 2022

Photos and story by Risell Ventura/NTV News

On Saturday, the Red Cloud Recreation & Health hosted the Color Run 5K during Alumni Weekend. 

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May 27, 2022

Learn more about the 67th Spring Willa Cather Conference, Littleton Alston, Emmanuel Prettyman, celebrate the 100th anniversary of Pulitzer Prize winning novel One of Ours, and learn more...READ MORE...

May 10, 2022

RED CLOUD

The Red Cloud Community Fund (RCCF) is pleased to announce its 2022 annual scholarship winners. Kayce Clark, RCHS Class of 2022, was the recipient of the Red Cloud Community Fund...READ MORE...

April 29, 2022

Learn more about all of the exciting things going on during Alumni Weekend 2022! Tours of TVCDC & Downtown buildings, the 67th Alumni Banquet, the Red Cloud Community Fund's Annual Celebration...READ MORE...

April 27, 2022
Get to know Patti Yaussi of the Red Cloud High School Alumni Association! This year's Alumni Weekend is May 27-29 and the Banquet starts at 5pm at the Red Cloud Community Center on Saturday, May 28th...READ MORE...
March 31, 2022

Get to Know Ashley Armstrong * Fat Fox's Reopens! * Corner Nook selected as Nebraska Passport site * Willa Cather Memorial Prairie featured in Washington Post * Garth Brooks Tribute Band to play...READ MORE...

March 31, 2022

Get to Know Ashley Armstrong, Pediatric Physical Therapist and Community Leader

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February 28, 2022

by Jarrod McCartney, Heritage Tourism Development Director 

A FRESH LOOK

During the summer of 2021, Heritage Tourism Development was blessed to have...READ MORE...

February 28, 2022

Learn more about Red Cloud receiving Leadership Certification, the 67th Spring Willa Cather Conference, Get to Know Brad & Andrea Frey, plus keep up with the latest events and more! ...READ MORE...

February 27, 2022
February 9, 2022

by Jamdan Clang/Nebraska Department of Economic Development 

“Achieving LCC status shows that the State of Nebraska recognizes what we already knew: there is great work going on in...READ MORE...

February 1, 2022

Learn more about Janzen, owner of Twisted Petal Too, located at 309 N. Webster St. in downtown Red Cloud! 

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February 1, 2022

Brad & Andrea Frey win Outstanding Business Member award at 2022 Farmers & Merchants Banquet * Tom & Linda Hitchler win Outstanding Volunteer Award at 72nd Farmers & Merchants...READ MORE...

December 30, 2021

Read the 2021 Year in Review and watch a slideshow featuring some of our highlights * RCCF makes year-end grants  * Get to Know Matt & Casey Kenny from Kenny's Hardware & Home Center...READ MORE...

December 30, 2021

Red Cloud Rising: 2021 Year in Review

Nationally, 2021 was not a great year. Red Cloud did not escape its share of sorrow related to the pandemic and other tragedies, but nevertheless...READ MORE...

December 30, 2021

The Red Cloud Community Fund (RCCF) raised nearly $24K for local organizations and causes during the month of September. In December, RCCF was able to grant out that money. Pictured above, Top...READ MORE...

December 29, 2021

Learn more about Matt & Casey Kenny, owners of Kenny's Hardware & Home Supply! 

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November 30, 2021

by Jarrod McCartney

RED CLOUD--The Red Cloud Area Chamber of Commerce hosted and organized its annual Shopping Extravaganza during the evening of Nov. 23rd. The event is traditionally held...READ MORE...

November 30, 2021

Learn more about Downtown Revitalization efforts, the 13th Annual Shopping Extravaganza, Matthew Hansen and the Flatwater Free Press, Toni Turner, and much more in this edition of the Red Cloud...READ MORE...

November 22, 2021

November 22, 2021

by the Red Cloud Community Fund

RED CLOUD—The Red Community Fund organized and hosted a...READ MORE...

November 15, 2021

by the Nebraska Community Foundation and the Rural Radio Network 

Like many young Nebraskans, Willa Cather Foundation Executive Director Ashley Olson returned to her hometown to build...READ MORE...

November 12, 2021

by Jarrod McCartney for the Flatwater Free Press

RED CLOUD – It’s not unusual to catch sight of a celebrity in Red Cloud, population 962,...READ MORE...

November 9, 2021

by Landry Hinkson for Hastings College

An advocate for continually exploring outside her comfort zone, Hastings College alumnus Cheyenne Knehans...READ MORE...

November 2, 2021

Learn more about AARP Volunteer of the Year Award winner Kyle Klein, a heartbreaking loss for Red Cloud football, downtown revitalization efforts, and more in this issue of the Red Cloud Tourism...READ MORE...

November 2, 2021

Kyle Klein of Red Cloud is the 2021 recipient of AARP Nebraska’s most prestigious volunteer award to people age 50 and over.

The AARP Andrus Award for Community Service recognizes...READ MORE...

October 27, 2021

by the Nebraska Department of Economic Development 

The Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED) has announced awards totaling approximately $5.3 million to 14 recipients...READ MORE...

October 20, 2021

by the Nebraska Department of Economic Development 

The Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED) has announced 12 awards totaling $4,643,365 in Community Development Block...READ MORE...

October 6, 2021

Red Cloud Animal Health wins Business of the Year!, Red Cloud Community Foundation's September Month of Giving exceeds $20K fundraising goal, Get to Know Alise Perault, RCHS Homecoming and much...READ MORE...

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...