Registration for this year’s Story Hour program at Gothenburg Public Library will begin on Thursday, September 2, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. Story Hour is for pre-school children 3 years of age (by November 15th) through 5 years of age. Cost for the year is $2.00 and each child must have a current library card. If living outside the city limits, cards are $1.00. Story Hour is held weekly and will begin the first week in October. If you have questions or need additional information, please call the library at 537-2591.
Gothenburg Police were called to the Flatwater Bank for an armed robbery around 1:30pm on Thursday, August, 19th, 2021. Upon arrival, the officer was advised the suspect was being detained in the bank. The suspect, later identified as Wesley Cassidy age 26 of Wallace, Ne, was taken into custody and interviewed at the Gothenburg Police Department and then booked into the Dawson County Jail.
The Gothenburg Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations for grand marshal to lead the Harvest Festival parade on Saturday, Sept. 18. This year’s festival theme is “Survivor: Riding Through the Pandemic.” Nominations can be made by emailing the Chamber at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 537-3505. Suggestions will be accepted until Sept. 3.