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Visitor Center's Fate In Focus

It’s Closing For Season, Could Relocate

High Point Visitor Center will close for the season from Oct. 1 through April 1, 2023, according to the motion made and approved Tuesday by the Kimball County Commissioners. A vendor from the center, Kim Sharples, questioned the commissioners with concerns for the 30 vendors who have souvenirs and other items for sale at the visitors center.

In the following motion, the commissioners approved contacting an appraiser to obtain a fair market value for the High Point Visitors Center property. However, the commissioners assured people they were not closing the center – but could be relocating it....