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April 18, 2018

Catch up on the latest news with Heritage Tourism and the RC Community. This month's newsletter includes:

Red Cloud is a Showcase Community*  The Valley Child Development Center Grand...READ MORE...

April 18, 2018

The new National Willa Cather Center is attracting tourism and sparking local business.

Beloved American novelist Willa Cather spent much of her childhood in Red Cloud,...READ MORE...

April 18, 2018

The Good Living Tour returns in 2018, bringing the beloved summer concert series to four Greater Nebraska communities in an effort to celebrate the unique livelihood Nebraska has to offer....READ MORE...

April 18, 2018

LINCOLN--Governor Pete Ricketts held a proclamation ceremony to kick off Nebraska’s celebration of National Community Development Week, celebrated this year from April 2nd-6th.

“During...READ MORE...

March 28, 2018

Choose ACE! 

Twenty years later, ACE continues in our mission of serving Nebraskans for a better tomorrow.

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March 28, 2018

Highlights of this month's newsletter include RCHS Girls Basketball, Mary Nibbe, Amber Conway/Conway Insurance, The Grand Opening of the Valley Child Development Center, Dazzy Vance, 4th graders...READ MORE...

March 2, 2018

Story by Brent Wagner of the Lincoln Journal-Star. Photo by Ted Kirk/Lincoln-Journal Star

They look a little different this year, but this was the same Red Cloud girls basketball...READ MORE...

February 16, 2018

The February 2018 Visit Red Cloud Newsletter includes a feature on Hometown Market owner Danny Benge, My Antonia 100th Anniversary Celebrations, and much much more!...READ MORE...

February 14, 2018

by Jack Williams, NET NEWS

In a quiet room on the second floor of the Willa Cather Center in Red Cloud, archivist and education director Tracy Tucker is...READ MORE...

January 16, 2018

The New Year is off to a rousing start in Red Cloud with the opening of The Valley Child Development Center and Hometown Market! This month's 20 Questions features Jill Swartzendruber and the...READ MORE...

January 2, 2018

Red Cloud to Participate in Nebraska “Community Strengths” Project
Community Asks Residents, Visitors to Complete Short Survey Online

Red Cloud Heritage Tourism Development, the...READ MORE...

December 8, 2017

Read our December 2017 Newsletter and learn more about the Red Cloud Community Foundation Fund's...READ MORE...

November 13, 2017

Check out our November Newsletter for news and eventsREAD MORE...

October 20, 2017

La Vista---Over the last five years, the Willa Cather Foundation embarked on a significant undertaking to create a new archive and museum. The Center is a state-of-the-art archive, museum and arts...READ MORE...

September 29, 2017

This article originally appeared in the Oct. 2nd, 2017 issue of the New Yorker

In Webster County, Nebraska, the prairie rolls in waves, following the contours of a tableland...READ MORE...

June 22, 2017

Article written by Matthew Hansen of the Omaha World Herald 

RED CLOUD, Neb. — As a first lady speaks to a packed house in my hometown, as she praises Red Cloud’s most famous...READ MORE...

June 22, 2017

Article written by the Nebraska Community Foundation and published in the Omaha World-Herald 

Earlier this month, former First Lady Laura Bush spoke at the dedication of the...READ MORE...

June 14, 2017

Article by Marylynne Pitz of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

At age 8, Willa Cather rode a pony around Red Cloud, Neb. and listened as pioneers described the hardships of...READ MORE...

June 14, 2017

Article by Jack Williams, NET News

Downtown Red Cloud isn’t very big, so it’s hard to miss a stretch of two-story, red brick storefronts known by locals as “The...READ MORE...

June 5, 2017

By Shay Burke/Hastings Tribune

RED CLOUD — Visiting historical places like the Willa Cather Prairie and understanding the impact of those places in the context of today’s society...READ MORE...