Category Archives: Scotts Bluff County

Lake Minatare Breeze ~ VCC Co. 2745

The Lake Minatare Breeze was the VCC (Veterans Conservation Corp) Company #2745 camp newspaper/newsletter which was published for the first time on April 15, 1935. The first editor was Herbert Musgrave. “The Breeze”, as it was affectionately known, was published … Continue reading

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Valley and Range newspaper

The Valley and Range newspaper was established by T.F. Sheppard and became the first newspaper in the town of Minatare, Nebraska. Volume 1, issue 1 went to press on Thursday, February 6, 1902 and at that time it was the … Continue reading

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Minatare Reporter newspaper

The Minatare Reporter newspaper was established by C.M. Lee with the first issue going to press on Thursday, Aug 20, 1914.  At the time this first issue was printed the Minatare Free Press was also being published.  Since we don’t … Continue reading

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Minatare Free Press newspaper

The Minatare Free Press newspaper actually began its existence as The Sentinel in what we believe to be the week of Sept 15, 1904. To the best of our knowledge ownership of the paper at the time the name change … Continue reading

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