Area and local 24-hour rainfall amounts ending at 7 a.m.


Albion 0.29 Airport

Atkinson 0.70 Harold Frickel

Bancroft 0.20 Dennis Zavadil

Belden 0.30 Cathy Huetig

Creighton 0.12 Norman Doerr

Hadar, 1.25 miles north 0.28 John Carman

Hoskins 0.60 Mike Deck

Leigh, 3½ miles north 0.10 Mike Kabes

Neligh 0.38 Richard Sanne

Norfolk, airport 0.14 National Weather Service

Norfolk, north central 0.28 Walter Haase

Oakdale 0.75 Russell Milliken

O’Neill 0.05 Airport

Tilden 0.20 Duane Warneke

Valentine trace Airport

Wayne 0.21 Airport

In other news

As a birthday reading gift to myself this month, I decided to reread one of my favorite novels — “A Woman of Substance” by Barbara Taylor Bradford.

Stepping into a shower stall in our house is a lot like stepping into a jungle. I have not ever actually been in a jungle but have walked through 8-foot-tall cornfields midsummer, so I have a good idea.

The following area bankruptcies were filed in U.S. Court, District of Nebraska. Reprinted by permission from the Daily Record of Omaha.