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Union Pacific lays off 500 managers, 250 other rail workers

Union Pacific is laying off 500 managers and 250 other railroad workers to reduce costs. The cuts will eliminate about 8 percent of Union Pacific's managers. The railroad told the affected workers Wednesday that their jobs will be eliminated by mid-September. Union Pacific CEO Lance Fritz says...

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Union Pacific lays off 500 managers, 250 other rail workers

Union Pacific is laying off 500 managers and 250 other railroad workers to reduce costs. The cuts will eliminate about 8 percent of Union Pacific's managers. The railroad told the affected workers Wednesday that their jobs will be eliminated by mid-September. Union Pacific CEO Lance Fritz says...

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Gering man gets three years in prison for domestic assault convictions

A Gering man was sentenced Tuesday to three years in prison for his conviction on two counts of scond degree domestic assault. 37 year old John Sinks received 18 months in prison on each count, with Judge Leo Dobrovolny indicating the sentences are to be served consecutively. Court documents say ...

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Lied Scottsbluff Public Library has record setting summer reading program

As the summer draws to a close and area schools begin to get back in session, staff at the Lied Scottsbluff Public Library say their 2017 Summer Reading Program was one for the record books. This year's theme was 'Build a Better World,' which kicked off on June 6th. On the first day alone, 1,3...

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Tuesday night storms bring hail, tornadoes, and lots of rain

Mother Nature was in full force Tuesday night, as severe storms wreaked havoc on the southern portion of the panhandle. Shortly before 5 p.m., a trained weather spotter confirmed a tornado on the ground near Harrisburg. By 5:30, Highway 71 was piled high with hail stones from the storm. Andrea G...

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Student Pickup and Drop Off Changes at Longfellow Elementary

  Longfellow Elementary is excited to welcome students back Thursday, August 17th for the first day of school. With student safety in mind, as well as the neighborhood traffic flow, changes have been made to student pickup and drop off for the 2017-18 school year: Traffic and parking al...

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Community Calendar

Aug
16
Wed
all-day Fundraiser for backpack food pro...
Fundraiser for backpack food pro...
Aug 16 all-day
Fundraiser for Weekend Catpack/PupPack Program Sponsor a 31-Cinch Sak for $23 and send a child home every weekend with food for the cupboard. Our program began back in 2009 with 18 packs in Scottsbluff. The[...]
all-day Register for Camp Hope – Free – ...
Register for Camp Hope – Free – ...
Aug 16 all-day
Camp Hope is a free, three-day camp for cancer survivors and their support persons sponsored by Regional West. It will be held Friday, August 25 through August 27 at Trails West YMCA Camp in Scottsbluff, Neb. Camp[...]
Aug
17
Thu
all-day Eclipse Days at the Zoo
Eclipse Days at the Zoo
Aug 17 all-day
Ever wonder how animals react during a Solar Eclipse? Join us at Riverside Discovery Center August 17th thru August 21st for special educational activities and tables related to the history and science of eclipses and[...]
all-day Tackle Football Signup @ Carpenter Center Terrytown
Tackle Football Signup @ Carpenter Center Terrytown
Aug 17 all-day
Registration is now open for the 2017 Carpenter Center Tackle Football league.  Registration is open to children that will be in 3rd thru 6th grade for the 2017 -2018 school year. You can pick up[...]
9:00 am Master Gardener Summer Workshops
Master Gardener Summer Workshops
Aug 17 @ 9:00 am
A series of five gardening workshops led by Extension Master Gardeners is planned for the summer and open to the public. All workshops will be held at 9 a.m. at the Ever Green House, Overland[...]
10:00 am Digitarium Planetarium preview o... @ Alliance
Digitarium Planetarium preview o... @ Alliance
Aug 17 @ 10:00 am – 3:45 pm
The Digitarium Planetarium is coming to Alliance!  Participants will see what will happen during the solar eclipse when the moon crosses between the sun and earth and the wonders of the night sky. The Planetarium[...]

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