The Nebraska Bar Association has released its biennial evaluation survey of the state's judges, and all but 2, both in Douglas County, got passing gr...
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) Preliminary estimates show that this month's Cheyenne Frontier Days rodeo drew an estimated 250,264 people. Rodeo offici...
Three people were arrested following a shooting at a Minatare residence Monday evening. A court document signed by Minatare Police Chief Rob...
Former Chadron City Manager Al Vicanti has been hired as the first city administrator for the small northeast Nebraska town of Wisner. He will...
The Gering city council Monday evening as expected appointed Phillip Holliday to fill the Ward IV council position left vacant by the resignatio...
WHEATLAND, Wyo. (AP) Authorities say a 54-year-old woman was killed in a single-vehicle rollover crash west of Wheatland. The Wyoming Highwa...
The Hemingford Ledger reports that the Village of Hemingford Board of Trustees unanimously approved hiring former Alliance Assistant Electric Supt. Ro...
Longtime former Scottsbluff Police Chief Jim Livingston died at his home Monday after battling cancer. Livingston served his entire career with the Sc...
The Terry and Hazeldeane Carpenter Intergenerational Center in Terrytown is a recreational and educational facility that serves Scotts Bluff County wi...
LINCOLN – Another candidate has qualified to be added to the ballot for U.S. Senate in Nebraska. Secretary of State John Gale says more than 4,000 sig...
Gering council member Jill McFarland has resigned from her position but her actions are still on the minds of council members. Council member ...
It was a busy Sunday afternoon the region's firefighters. Alliance, Hemingford, and Heart of the Hills firefighters spent the afternoon batt...
Dollar Tree is buying rival discounter Family Dollar, giving it a wider reach in the intensifying fight for deal-seeking customers. The $8.5 ...
Two pools of Culex mosquitoes collected in Scotts Bluff County the week of July 14, 2014 have tested positive for West Nile Virus. Residents a...
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) Wyoming Adjutant General Maj. Gen. Luke Reiner has joined other Guard leaders around the country in asking Congress to approve upg...
A head-on crash as the result of vehicle traveling down the wrong side of Interstate 49 in Missouri has left both drivers dead, including a Mullen, Ne...
The Midwest Theater is excited to launch Season Ticket sales for the 2014/15 Performing Arts Season on July 30th. The magic of the Midwest ...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Two tax policy experts say Nebraska needs to look beyond jobs and wages when studying whether the state's tax incentives actually...
The Scotts Bluff Area Visitors Bureau has awarded funds to Friends of the Midwest Theater and Theatre West for re-development of their website. ...
A 21 year old Kimball man will face trial for allegedly subjecting his girlfriend to a two hour assault at her Sidney apartment earlier this ...
15 people have applied to be the new Region 22 Emergency Management Director once Jerry Bretthauer retires the first part of October. ...
The 55th Basic Recruit Class of the Nebraska State Patrol graduated at 10:00 a.m., on Friday, July 25. The ceremony was held in the Rotunda of the Neb...
The 35-year-old Rapid City man accused of robbing the Melbeta All-Around and stealing a pickup entered not guilty pleas Friday to six related charges ...
A 23 year old Gering man has been arrested on a warrant charging him with 1st degree assault in connection with an incident that occurred early in Jun...
A 24 year old Gering man accused of bruising his girlfriend's daughter has been charged with two counts of felony child abuse. ...
The city managers of Chadron and Alliance are meeting today (Friday) to plan for next year's bidding ON the Essential Air Service subsidy contr...
The denial of a second motion for post-conviction relief for convicted murderer Jeff Hessler has been affirmed by The Nebraska Supreme Court. Hessler ...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) More and more people have been buying new license plates that proclaim that Nebraska is ``The Beef State.'' The Nebraska ...
An August 11th trial date was confirmed Thursday during a motions hearing in the case against 27 year old Dustin Chauncey, who is accused in the 2008...
Scorching temperatures baked western Nebraska and eastern Wyoming Thursday afternoon. The National Weather Service reported numerous temperat...
The re-trial for a 36 year old Scottsbluff man who's 2012 conviction and sentence for first-degree sexual assault of a child and four counts of felon...
A fundraiser Wednesday evening at a local restaurant and sports bar generated over $21,000 for a Gering math and science teacher who is recovering aft...
A 30 year old Scottsbluff man arrested on several drug counts after Scottsbluff Police received information he was obtaining marijuana from Colorado f...
Alliance City Manager J.D. Cox says the city is getting a second opinion on structural issues with the Alliance Learning Center. It was repor...
The Scotts Bluff County Fair kicks off this weekend with the PRCA Rodeo Friday and Saturday evenings and then really gets going beginning Au...
GOLDEN, Colo. (AP) _ Authorities say an armed man hijacked one vehicle, stole two others and tried to commandeer more before a deputy wrestled him...
A rural Minatare woman is in good condition at Regional West Medical Center after a two vehicle accident Wednesday afternoon on Stonegate road a quart...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Nebraska lawmakers may have to add money to the state's general fund when they convene next year. A legislative report re...
The Nebraska State Patrol, conducted surprise commercial vehicle inspections today in Scottsbluff and Gering. The surprise inspections target commerci...
The City of Terrytown has added chlorine to their water system today (Wednesday) after coli form bacteria was found to be present in two monthly sampl...
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) _ Authorities say a Burns man told deputies he shot and killed his wife because she was yelling at their grandchildren. ...
Construction on a new Scottsbluff Fairfield Inn Suites By Marriott will begin in late August, and hopefully be completed byAugust of 2015. The ...
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds are back for Cheyenne Frontier Days after missing last year's event because of budget cuts. ...
Gering Public Schools will have a school resource officer this fall. On Monday, an inter-local agreement between the City of Gering and Gering Public...
CHADRON, Neb. (AP) _ The Federal Aviation Administration has given its final approval to a nearly $8 million grant for repairs at a Nebraska airport....
Members of the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs could vote as early as today to endorse Robert McDonald as Secretary of the Department of Veteran...
ALLIANCE, Neb. (AP) _ Box Butte County's public defender has formally resigned to become the top prosecutor in Scotts Bluff County. Allian...
An 18 year old Gering man charged with strangling and beating up his 8 month pregnant girlfriend had a first appearance in Scotts Bluff County Court t...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ The Nebraska Forest Service has allocated $187,000 in federal grants for volunteer fire departments. The service annou...
Congressman Adrian Smith's legislation affecting the Northport Irrigation District was approved Tuesday by the House of Representatives. Th...
LINCOLN -- A 5-month-old female mountain lion was shot south of Chadron in Dawes County on Saturday, July 19. A man reported noticing the an...
It took a Scotts Bluff County District Court jury approximately two hours and fifty minutes to convict 29 year old Michael Galindo in the January 15th...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ New airport stations designed to serve a firefighting plane in rural Nebraska are now up and running. The Nebraska For...
The Chadron City Council Monday night voted against putting a new half-cent sales tax on the November ballot to fund conversion of the city's ou...
Firefighters from multiple fire departments responded to a fire early Tuesday at Oregon Trail John Deere on Highway 74 east of Fairfield. Fairfield Fi...
The city of Scottsbluff is encouraging motorists to use alternate routes as the Avenue I construction progresses to the milling and paving por...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Nebraska has fared well in a new national study of children's education and economic well-being. The Kids Count report re...
United Way of Western Nebraska invites you to help "Stuff the Bus" with school supplies for children in need! United Way believes that adva...
The Chadron City Council has, by doing nothing, said "no thanks" last night to an offer from the Nebraska Department of Roads to build a roundabout or...
City of Scottsbluff voters in November will be asked a ballot question that will gauge their level of interest in the placement of an overpass or unde...
A former Scottsbluff teacher is asking that the appeal of her case against a former Scottsbluff school board member bypass the Appellate Court and...
URNS, Wyo. (AP) _ A Burns man is under arrest following the fatal shooting of his wife. Sheriff's Office Spokesman Gerry Luce issued a stat...
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) Two military air tankers from Wyoming are in Boise to help fight wildfires in the Pacific Northwest. The Air Expeditiona...
Three members of the local Bit and Spur's 4-H Club are now Admirals in the Nebraska Navy, the trio honored with proclamations from Governor Dave Heine...
BRIDGEPORT, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities say a man drowned after his car ran into a Panhandle lake. Morrill County Attorney Travis Rodak says p...
ALADDIN, Wyo. (AP) _ If you missed out on buying the tiny Wyoming town of Buford, another village is on the market. Aladdin is available fo...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ A judge has ruled that a man convicted of killing four people in Omaha is not mentally fit enough to go through sentencing in the c...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ A former Nebraska State Trooper convicted of sexually assaulting an underage girl won't have to pay his pension to the victim's f...
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) _ Organizers of Cheyenne Frontier Days and local police don't see a cause for specific concern about wider use of marijuana bought...
Senator Mike Johanns says he is working toward a humane solution to stem the influx of unaccompanied children who are crossing the southern bor...
DENVER (AP) _ Denver officials say they're considering offering to take care of some of the immigrant children who have overwhelmed border facilities ...
A 23 year old Scottsbluff man was arraigned Friday in Scotts Bluff County District Court on charges of intentional second degree assault and use of a ...
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) Wyoming workplace safety officials have proposed fining Western Sugar Cooperative $194,000 for 39 citations at the company's two p...
A 35 year old Henry man received a sentence that will imprison him for the next 60 to 90 years on charges related to the sexual assault of a child. ...
A 28 year old Scottsbluff man facing trial on three of ten original charges related to a pursuit in Scottsbluff in June will be evaluated on his compe...
Alliance Police say a pedestrian struck by a car late Thursday night is in serious condition at Regional West Medical Center with non life-threatening...
A 35-year-old Rapid City, South Dakota man accused of robbing the Melbeta All-Around and stealing a pickup will face trial. Travis Leier was ...
The Scottsbluff city council appears willing to earmark a significant amount of L.B. 840 money to immediately implement an economic development...
A former Gering man will appear in Scotts Bluff County Court today on a 2013 outstanding warrant that charges him with possessing marijuana wi...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Nebraska's preliminary unemployment rate dropped to 3.5 percent in June. That's a tenth of a point below the revised May ...
The Dawes County Commissioners don't feel their constituents get their money's worth from the property taxes they pay Western Nebraska Community Colle...
OGALLALA, Neb. (AP) A 38-year-old Colorado man has been given jail time and probation for a fatal boating accident in western Nebraska. Nort...
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) The Wyoming Highway Patrol says all the new signs along Wyoming's interstate highways showing a speed limit of 80 mph really do me...
An ambitious yet achievable goal of $370,000 has been announced as the 2014-2015 United Way of Western Nebraska fundraising campaign goal. New campai...
A man wanted on a Scotts Bluff County warrant for child pornography has been arrested in Gosper County in Central Nebraska. 31 year old Jonathan Bye, ...
KNEB News has confirmed that the re-launch of the Denver Coach service in western Nebraska has been delayed due to issues with the Department of Trans...
The city of Scottsbluff is considering implementing a lodging tax to add another source of revenue for city government. As the...
WASHINGTON - An Omaha World Herald report says employers would receive federal tax credits for giving their workers paid leave to take care of a new b...
Heritage Days has begun in Alliance. A sellout crowed watched the Box Butte County Fair Royalty -- (as pictured L-R) Paige Phillips, Ali Ios...
A rural Minatare man was transported to Regional West Medical Center Wednesday afternoon after a collision between a pickup and a semi-truck at a rura...
OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. (AP) Offutt Air Force Base will host an air show this weekend after federal budget problems forced the cancellation of las...
A 50-year-old Redington man has died after the car he was driving ended up in a lake at the Bridgeport State Recreation Area. Morrill County ...
The Riverside Discovery Center will present the 14th Annual Zoobilee at the zoo this Saturday. Tickets are $25 for members, $35 for non-memb...
The Volunteers and Friends of Regional West are pleased to introduce a new opportunity to its volunteer roster...the Emergency Department Patient Amba...
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) With the launch of the Wyoming Lottery just over a month away, officials will begin a statewide advertising campaign and training ...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) Billionaire Warren Buffett decided it was time to upgrade his 2006 Cadillac DTS after General Motors CEO Mary Barra pointed out how m...
The Denver Coach Shuttle in Gering will start operations Saturday after the purchase of the business by a Gering couple. Wally & Becki Sch...
Two people had 1st appearances Wednesday in Scotts Bluff County Court on drug related charges after a search of their Scottsbluff home by law enforcem...
The Scotts Bluff County Airport Authority Wednesday rejected a bid by Great Lakes Airlines to serve the Scottsbluff to Denver essential air ser...
A Michigan man is Alliance's new Public Works Director. Ronald Perry of Hope, Michigan began overseeing the Water/Sewer Department, Street De...