Last Days in Monowi, Nebraska: Population 1
Monowi, Nebraska is a near-ghost town in Boyd County, Nebraska, about 75 miles northwest of Norfolk. We first discovered Monowi when I ran across a story from 2011 about Monowi’s status as the smallest incorporated city in the nation with a population of only one. Reuters photographer Rick Wilking wrote a nice piece on that one resident, Elsie Eiler. We were in Monowi quite early in the morning, so we did not feel comfortable knocking on anybody’s door, but we’re... Read More Read More