Sparks, Nebraska facts for kids
Post office and general store in Sparks
|Elevation||2,602 ft (793 m)|
|Time zone||Central (CST) (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|GNIS feature ID||833641|
Businesses in the village include an outfitting company that caters to visitors to the nearby Niobrara River, a convenience store that houses the post office, a restaurant, and the Sparks Museum of History.
Sparks was the last name of the four brothers who laid out the community. A post office was established at Sparks in 1888, and operated for a century until it was discontinued in 1988.
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