The History Of This Small Nebraska Town Is Strange But True
By Delana Lefevers|Published June 30, 2016
As a lifelong Nebraskan, Delana loves discovering the many hidden treasures of her state. She has worked as a writer and editor since 2007. Delana's work has been featured on more than a dozen websites and in Nebraska Life Magazine.
Who doesn’t love a good origin story – especially when that story is full of ingenuity and an unwillingness to give up? The tiny village of Niobrara, Nebraska has such a history.
And the little town of Niobrara has sat at its current location ever since. The town, which initially relied on its located on the river for its commercial endeavors, ended up retreating from its destructive waters. But this story is proof that even mighty river waters are no match for a Nebraskan’s indomitable spirit.
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