High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! Valentin J. Peter was a Bavarian-born publisher of a German language newspaper called the Omaha Tribüne and the president of the Nebraska chapter of the National German-American Alliance.Born in Bavaria, Peter immigrated to the United States in 1889. Within several years he became involved with German language newspapers in Peoria and Rock Island, Illinois. In 1907 Peter moved to Omaha, Nebraska and opened a newspaper called the Omaha Tribüne. Within several years he consolidated it with several other German language newspapers from across the state. The Omaha Tribüne became highly influential within a few years.