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Sugar beet harvest underway and market looks good

The early run of sugar beets is underway at both the Scottsbluff and Torrington, Wyo., Western Sugar plants and the regular harvest will begin Oct. 6. "We've purchased just over 100,000 tons of beets and we are averaging 15.88 sugar," said Jerry Darnell, vice president of ag for the southern regi...

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Sugar beet harvest underway and market looks good

The early run of sugar beets is underway at both the Scottsbluff and Torrington, Wyo., Western Sugar plants and the regular harvest will begin Oct. 6. "We've purchased just over 100,000 tons of beets and we are averaging 15.88 sugar," said Jerry Darnell, vice president of ag for the southern regi...

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Growing Carpenter Center needs another access road

Terrytown Mayor Kent Greenwalt admits having only one access to the growing Carpenter Center in his community has become an issue the city will have to address. Greenwalt says the narrow access to the Carpenter Center with cars parked on both sides of Terry Street barely leaves room for one motor...

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Scottsbluff parking lot rollover Wednesday morning

One person was transported to Regional West Medical Center following a bizarre two-vehicle rollover accident in the Scottsbluff Walmart parking lot Wednesday morning. Emergency responders were dispatched to the Walmart parking lot shortly after 10 a.m. Wednesday to a reported injury rollover. ...

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Mitchell council to consider cashing in CD to make Care Center payment

The Mitchell city council will hold a special meeting Thursday evening to consider cashing in a CD in order to make the Mitchell Care Center bond payment of $76,000. The city council earlier this year refinanced their Care Center bond debt over a five year period and this is the first payment on ...

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Funding for 42nd Street construction approved by council

The much awaited 42nd Street construction from Avenue I to 5th Avenue is now planned for next summer after the city council approved on final reading an ordinance authorizing four million dollars in bonds to fund the project. Public Works Director Mark Bohl says the city has annexed the north sid...

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all-day Utility Construction at Five Roc...
Utility Construction at Five Roc...
Sep 20 all-day
On Monday, September 11th, Hennings Construction will begin utility work at the corner of Five Rocks Road and Country Club Road, weather permitting. The work will be completed by October 20th, 2017. Please drive with[...]
3:00 pm WNCC Hosting Home School Informa... @ Harms Center WNCC
WNCC Hosting Home School Informa... @ Harms Center WNCC
Sep 20 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Western Nebraska Community College (WNCC) is inviting home school parents and their children to attend an informational session on September 20 from 3-5 p.m. at the John N. Harms Center on the Scottsbluff Campus. WNCC programs of study, achievement[...]
6:00 pm Veterans History Project Trainin... @ Harms Center, Scottsbluff
Veterans History Project Trainin... @ Harms Center, Scottsbluff
Sep 20 @ 6:00 pm
Congressman Adrian Smith will host an interactive training workshop with the Library of Congress for constituents interested in volunteering to record veterans’ stories for the Veterans History Project.  Nebraskans of all ages are encouraged to[...]
6:30 pm Free Seminar about Weight Loss S... @ Regional West
Free Seminar about Weight Loss S... @ Regional West
Sep 20 @ 6:30 pm
A free seminar on weight loss surgery will be offered September 20 at 6:30 p.m. at Regional West. Bariatric surgeon Jason LaTowsky, MD, of Regional West Physicians Clinic-Surgery, Vascular Diagnostics, will present an educational program about weight loss surgery[...]
Sep
21
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all-day CALL FOR ARTISTS “Artfully Undea...
CALL FOR ARTISTS “Artfully Undea...
Sep 21 all-day
The West Nebraska Arts Center is announcing a call for artists for Artfully Undead: an exhibition of art inspired by Día de los Muertos, which opens Thursday, October 5th. Artfully Undead is an open exhibit,[...]
all-day Utility Construction at Five Roc...
Utility Construction at Five Roc...
Sep 21 all-day
On Monday, September 11th, Hennings Construction will begin utility work at the corner of Five Rocks Road and Country Club Road, weather permitting. The work will be completed by October 20th, 2017. Please drive with[...]

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