Visitors to Scottsbluff may be paying an additional lodging tax if the city council makes no changes to the proposed 2014-15 budget at their ...
A rural Scottsbluff man has been arrested for illegally possessing firearms. 55 year old Randy Rohde, Sr. was taken into custody Monday even...
Last night's Nebraska gubernatorial debate reiterated vast differences of opinions between the candidates on how best to run the government. ...
A man suspected of committing several residential burglaries in Scottsbluff who fled from a Scottsbluff Police officer and then fought with hi...
The first show of the Midwest Theater's Performing Arts season is set for September 9th with Shaun Johnson of the vocal group Tonic Sol Fa returning...
The public is invited to get up-close and personal with bird populations at two parks in the Nebraska Panhandle this fall. During the coming ...
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) _ Gas prices across the country have remained relatively low in the lead up to Labor Day, but gas in Wyoming is generally more expe...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska officials say they're close to catching up on a backlog of public benefit applications that has prompted a federal lawsu...
Scottsbluff High School Staff is holding informative public tours of SHS. These tours offer the opportunity to see the state of the current SHS facili...
Lyons, Nebraska - Today, the Center for Rural Affairs released their fourth biennial assessment of rural small business trends, needs and concerns in ...
South Dakota's portion of the Heartland Expressway is now officially complete, with 4 lanes open all the way from Rapid City to the Nebraska stat...
United States Attorney Deborah R. Gilg announced Friday that Ralph Moreno, 52, of Gering, Nebraska, was sentenced to six years in prison for distribut...
Former Scotts Bluff County District Judge Robert Hippe will be recognized as a Distinguished Alum during Homecoming ceremonies at the University of N...
It could be one of the busier Labor Day weekends on the nation's highways, with 34.7 million people expected to drive 50 miles or more away from hom...
A Scottsbluff man convicted in the January 15th armed robbery of the Git 'N Split convenience store in Scottsbluff will serve 12 to 20 years in prison...
Gering man sentenced for child porn conviction LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) A western Nebraska man has been sentenced to six years in federal prison fo...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ A legislative committee investigating Nebraska's prison sentencing miscalculations has asked a judge to order testimony from five...
The cooler weather this week means a number of good camping spots are available for the labor Day weekend at the Lake Minatare State Recreatio...
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) -- Developers are planning a 10-story hotel in downtown Cheyenne to open by early 2016. The Wyoming Tribune Eagle repor...
A Mitchell man's 2012 drunk driving conviction has been reversed by the Nebraska Supreme Court, which has ordered a new trial in the case. ...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ The Nebraska Supreme Court has struck down two exceptions to the state's public smoking ban, dealing a blow to cigar bars and...
A man accused of writing bad checks on an account established with a forged check has been formally charged in Scotts Bluff County Cour...
STERLING, Colo. (AP) Rural Logan County in northeast Colorado could soon be home to the state's first industrial hemp greenhouse. County comm...
Cheyenne County is using a state grant to entice a Minnesota-based family company to the industrial park developed by Adams Industries north of...
The interim Director of the Nebraska Department of Economic Development says she was pleased to get a "first hand" view of economic development e...
Residents and visitors are invited to the 2nd annual Bluffs Breeze Kite Festival at the Five Rocks Amphitheater in Gering this Labor Day weekend. This...
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) An official says attendance has been climbing at The Archway museum that spans Interstate 80 in south-central Nebraska's Kearney. ...
An open house and ribbon cutting ceremony will be held this afternoon (Thursday) at the recently opened Panhandle Cooperative Association near County...
RAIN TOTALS Ogallala 1.73" Torrington 1.61" Chadron 0.91" Scottsbluff 0.64" Cheyenne 0.40" Alliance...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) State Sen. Ernie Chambers has told Gov. Dave Heineman in a letter that the governor would be incapable of running the University of...
Despite accusations from an embattled former Gering City Council member, it appears that other members of council did not violate Nebraska Open Meetin...
The Chancellor of the University of Nebraska Medical Center was in Scottsbluff Wednesday to meet leaders, including those at Regional West Medical Cen...
A slow moving storm system that will continue to produce intermittent showers early Thursday produced torrential downpours in Goshen County Wednesday ...
In a company media release distributed by the Monument Mall, rue21, one of the fastest growing specialty retailers, announced Wednesday they are openi...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) An attempt to invalidate a ballot measure that would allow electronic betting on old horse races is now in the hands of the Nebrask...
A former panhandle hospital administrator entered a guilty plea Wednesday to possession of child pornography in a plea agreement with federal prosecut...
Three people have been arrested or cited by Police after an investigation into a suspicious vehicle on a Scottsbluff street. Captain Tony Str...
Two public hearings are being held this week as the Nebraska Legislature's Tax Incentive Committee is conducting an interim study of ways to better ev...
Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman is reminding citizens to prepare for emergencies and disasters in September, which he has proclaimed Nebraska Prepared...
Rushville native Dr. Kent Forney of Lincoln, has been elected to the national Board of Directors of Pheasants Forever. The non-profit's 16-member...
CENTENNIAL, Wyo. (AP) Authorities say a man has been shot and wounded in a Centennial church, possibly after interrupting a burglary. The Lar...
MILLS, Wyo. (AP) Prosecutors say a Wyoming officer accused of leaving a police dog to die in a patrol car was charged with a misdemeanor rather than a...
A Scotts Bluff County resident less than 13 years old has tested positive for West Nile fever (WNV). The Scotts Bluff County Community Health nurses ...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Police say a suspect has been killed and a crew member with the "Cops" television show has been wounded in a shootout after police ...
A major fundraising campaign whose goal would be to provide millions of dollars for facilities and programs at WNCC has been tentatively appr...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) A new report by a civil liberties group says Nebraska law enforcement officers stop and arrest a disproportionate number of non-white...
With the Platte Valley Companies Monument Marathon just a month away, over 300 people have already registered for the event. WNCC Foundation Director...
A Banner County grass fire that kept 75 firefighters from six departments busy for six hours Sunday night and is still being watched for hot s...
A 22 year old Chadron man was injured Monday afternoon after laying his motorcycle on it's side after avoiding a collision south of Chadron on Highway...
A man suspected in a 2002 Goshen County homicide who was captured in Hawaii in January will face a November jury trial in Goshen County District Court...
The Gering City Council Monday referred a proposed ordinance that would allow chickens to be raised within the city limits to the council's Public Saf...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Authorities have released the name of a 27-year-old man who died after falling from the top of a sport utility vehicle in Lincoln. ...
The Gering city council Monday night approved City Administrator Lane Danielzuk entering into negotiations for the purchase of the former Oregon Trail...
Six candidates for the Nebraska U.S. Senate debated Monday night at the Nebraska State Fair in Grand Island. Hitting topics including healt...
Scottsbluff voters in November will decide the future look of Scottsbluff High School after the school board Monday evening voted unanimously to put t...
A 23 year old Gering man will be arraigned in Scotts Bluff County District Court Friday on a charge of 1st degree sexual assault of a minor following ...
(Seward, Neb.)- A traffic stop for following too close on Interstate 80 in Seward County led to the seizure of nearly 100 lbs. of marijuana and two ar...
Scotts Bluff County Sheriff Mark Overman says his office now has serious doubts" about whether a reported attack on a woman in the parking lot of Regi...
Another allegation has been filed by the state within the first degree murder charge facing a 16 year old Torrington youth charged with the murder of ...
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) A 75-year-old Missouri woman convicted of killing her husband in the mid-1970s in Wyoming faces 20 years to life when she's senten...
SHERIDAN, Wyo. (AP) Wyoming has begun selling Powerball and Mega Millions tickets at nearly 400 retailers across the state. Lottery officials...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Nebraska's attorney general says the state's corrections department has been too busy dealing with other problems to focus on resol...
The city of Gering is considering annexing some additional properties that are landlocked by other property that is part of the city. ...
Stan Waterman of Gering is the winner of KNEB's Red Hot Summer promotion and a new 2014 F-150 Ford pickup from Fremont Motors. ...
Two Chadron residents were arrested Thursday afternoon by the WING HIDTA Drug and Violent Crime Task Force and Chadron Police after an investigation i...
A 32 year old man convicted on three charges of sexual assault of a child has been sentenced in Scotts Bluff County District Court. Judge R...
Governor Dave Heineman says he will continue to study the minimum wage ballot issue voters will consider in November, but if he had to vote to...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Some Nebraska prisoners serving time for driving under the influence were kept behind bars longer than they should have been becaus...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) The Nebraska Labor Department says it's recovered nearly $5.8 million so far this year from people who were given too much unemploy...
The Gering City Council Monday will look at a proposal from a resident who thinks there should be an urban chicken ordinance on the books. The proposa...
Due to the changes in Health Care Law and the subsequent reimbursement rate of Medicare and Medicaid, the Panhandle Cooperative Association Senior Man...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) Nebraska State Fair organizers say they'll be ready for the crowd Friday with a variety of entertainment options, plenty of food on a...
The City of Scottsbluff and the main contractor Simon Construction can finally see the light at the end of the tunnel as far as the Avenue I pro...
After rejecting bids for the Essential Air Service Contract at Western Nebraska Regional Airport, the Department of Transportation has to this point n...
This Saturday there will be music, demonstrations, speakers, a hike and birthday cake at Agate Fossil Beds National Monument. This celebration commem...
The Scotts Bluff County Airport Authority and West Nebraska Regional Airport Manager Darwin Skelton are unhappy over a new FAA regulation that d...
Chadron voters will decide in November on a new half-cent sales tax to fund conversion of the city's outdoor swimming pool into an indoor recreat...
Gering Police are warning the public of another new scam that has appeared in the area. Individuals pretending to be "The City of Gering" have contac...
Scottsbluff Police say they have identified two juvenile suspects in connection with the intentional grass fires that have occurred this week o...
A 27 year old Scottsbluff man entered a no contest plea in a case where he was accused of forging three checks for nearly $4,000 and stealing an envel...
A 40 year old Mitchell man charged with placing a false bomb in Mitchell in a New Year's Eve incident that prompted the evacuation of a four-block are...
A 23 year old Gering man is being held on a quarter of a million dollars bond after being charged with the first degree sexual assault of a fifteen ye...
The Gering School Board Monday voted to refinance the bonds associated with construction of Lincoln Elementary School. The bonds were issued...
During Governor Dave Heineman's monthly radio call in show Monday, he stayed neutral when asked about Initiative 425 which will appear on the November...
Wyoming Governor Matt Mead has won the Republican primary election for Wyoming governor, beating two other GOP candidates as he seeks re-election in N...
Nebraska Senator Deb Fischer says the United States foreign policy requires stronger leadership from the White House. Fischer told ...
Cheyenne County authorities say a petition has been filed in juvenile court against a 16 year old boy accused in an accident July 31st that ki...
The incoming Chadron State College freshmen class is the largest first year class to date. In his annual all-campus address Friday morning, D...
Nine out of ten people with Medicare are satisfied with the federal health insurance program for seniors and certain people with disabilities, accordi...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) A new report says Nebraska law enforcement officers have misused stun guns in several recent incidents. The ACLU of Nebras...
A Fort Collins man accused in the shooting of a Hawk Springs man entered pleas of not guilty by reason of mental illness or deficiency to all five ch...
A jury trial in Scotts Bluff County District Court was averted Tuesday morning for a 19 year old man facing a class 3A felony charge of incest. In a ...
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) _ Wyoming voters are heading to the polls Tuesday to cast votes for offices ranging from governor down to the most humble co...
Strong thunderstorms erupted over western Nebraska and eastern Wyoming Monday afternoon, dropping large hail and damaging winds. Storms first...
Scottsbluff voters in November will consider reauthorization of the 1.5% local sales tax, and a slight modification of the LB-840 economic development...
An Alliance man is one of five men caught in a sex sting operation during the Sturgis motorcycle rally for agreeing to pay between $70 and $350 for s...
The Scotts Bluff County Commissioners Monday evening passed a resolution to allocate highway bonds for repairs of Sugar Factory Road, but will wait to...
A 36 year old Scottsbluff man who's 2012 conviction and sentence for first-degree sexual assault of a child and four counts of felony child abuse were...
High school students with an interest in health care will be participating in Community Hospital's Camp Med in Torrington, which runs Tuesday through ...
2010 Scotts Bluff County Fair Queen Jessica Littlejohn and her father have filed an amended lawsuit against three county entities and a rodeo stock co...