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Ricketts expresses concerns about health care plan's impact on Nebraskans

Governor Ricketts said Wednesday he is concerned the Republican health care plan if passed may greatly raise health insurance costs for low income Nebraskans. Ricketts made the statement while stopping in Scottsbluff Wednesday for National Ag Week. Ricketts said he has expressed his concerns to t...

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Ricketts expresses concerns about health care plan's impact on Nebraskans

Governor Ricketts said Wednesday he is concerned the Republican health care plan if passed may greatly raise health insurance costs for low income Nebraskans. Ricketts made the statement while stopping in Scottsbluff Wednesday for National Ag Week. Ricketts said he has expressed his concerns to t...

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RWHS confirms departure of two of their leaders

Regional West Health Services has confirmed the departure of two of their leaders, Chief Operating Officer Tadd Greenfield and Vice President of Human Resources Brenda Forge. General counsel and Vice President Paul Hofmeister said Greenfield resigned but will continue to  stay on for awhile to h...

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Murphy praises coordinated fire response; Injured party flown to Greeley Burn Center

Scottsbluff Fire Marshall Anthony Murphy Wednesday praised the quick response of the various agencies to a downtown Scottsbluff apartment fire. Fire was showing from the first floor when at 101 East 19th Street when emergency responders first arrived at the scene shortly after midnight. Murphy  ...

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Nebraska lawmakers advance bill targeting child care subsidy

Nebraska lawmakers have given initial approval to a bill that could keep a child care subsidy for low-income families flat even as costs rise. Senators voted 31-10 on Wednesday to advance a measure that could let the subsidy slip as low as the 50th percentile of what all providers charge. The st...

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Zone change to relocate Marky's Meat Market gets Planning Commission support

The Gering Planning Commission Tuesday night supported Brody Geis' request to rezone a vacant area at the northwest corner of Five Rocks Road and Country Club Road so he can relocate Marky's Meat Shoppe and build an accompanying steakhouse restaurant. The commission voted 6-2 to give a positive r...

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Community Calendar

Mar
22
Wed
all-day Free Colon Cancer Screening Kits...
Free Colon Cancer Screening Kits...
Mar 22 all-day
Regional West Community Health, in partnership with the Scotts Bluff County Health Department, still has a limited supply of Fecal Occult Blood Tests (FOBT) to give away to Scotts Bluff County residents ages 50 to[...]
all-day Minatare History Project
Minatare History Project
Mar 22 all-day
After three years of effort the Minatare History Committee’s saga of Minatare from before it was “Minatare” is soon to be available. The book will be launched in Minatare on the afternoon of March 25th.[...]
7:00 pm Severe Weather Spotter Training @ Hemingford Fire Hall
Severe Weather Spotter Training @ Hemingford Fire Hall
Mar 22 @ 7:00 pm
The National Weather Service in Cheyenne conducts spotter training sessions, which are scheduled throughout the spring months each year. Attendees are taught the basics of thunderstorm development, storm structure, the features to look for, and[...]
Mar
23
Thu
all-day Tickets on sale for Fiddler On T...
Tickets on sale for Fiddler On T...
Mar 23 all-day
Scottsbluff High School is extremely excited to announce their production of Fiddler on the Roof this Spring. Fiddler on the Roof will be held at the Scottsbluff High School Auditorium on March 30 through April[...]
Mar
24
Fri
all-day Registration Deadline: Control D... @ Chadron, Alliance, Rushville
Registration Deadline: Control D... @ Chadron, Alliance, Rushville
Mar 24 all-day
Diabetes is a serious problem, but research shows that controlling diabetes makes a huge difference. If one keeps blood sugar close to normal it reduces the chances of serious health problems such as blindness, kidney[...]
all-day RSVP TODAY: Chamber event: Build...
RSVP TODAY: Chamber event: Build...
Mar 24 all-day
Learn how to increase sales and build a destination business with noted speaker John Shallert.  Thursday, March 30th at the Hampton Inn in Scottsbluff.  Sponsored by the Scottsbluff Gering United Chamber of Commerce. Lunch is[...]

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