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Today on News: A strong showing of community giving for the inaugural WyoBraska Gives 24 hour fundraiser A movie with local ties to make a premiere in Scottsbluff later this week Ge... Read More

R-CALF USA Substantiates Claims the NCBA calls

 In a recent statement, the National Cattlemen's Beef Association (NCBA) took exception to claims made by R-CALF USA regarding its beef checkoff litigation, calling those claims "phony allegations." R-CALF USA's CEO Bill Bullard stated in their... Read More

Nov. 13, 2018

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 4.32 (-0.01) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 4.32 (-0.01) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 4.32 (-0.01) Crossroads Co-op/Gering – 4.32 (-0.01) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 4.43 (-0.07) New Alliance / ... Read More

Large donation has WyoBraska Gives climb past $300,000 for area non-profits

The organizers of WyoBraskaGives had a $200,000 goal for today but a major donation of $147,500 has pushed them far past that goal. Co-Chair Becky Horne said the anonymous donation to the Regional West Medical Center Foundation is the "perfect exa... Read More

No school for all SPS schools Tuesday,  November 20th

There will be no school at all Scottsbluff Public Schools Tuesday November 20th to allow students staff and families to attend the Class B state Championship game in Lincoln. For SHS students who are not members of the football team, cheer squad, ... Read More

AEM Releases Latest U.S. Ag Tractor and Combine Sales Report

MILWAUKEE (November 13, 2018) - The Association of Equipment Manufacturers’ (AEM) October U.S. Ag Tractor and Combine Report shows overall sales remained positive year-to-date, although a few categories recorded October declines. U.S. sales of s... Read More

Scotts Bluff Sheriff's Office asking for public's help locating suspect

Scotts Bluff County Sheriff Mark Overman is asking for the public's assistance locating a Mitchell man charged with a variety of crimes. Overman says his office is looking for 34-year-old Joseph Anaya, who  is wanted on multiple felony warrants,... Read More

Five Opportunities for Farmers, Ranchers with Federal Tax Code Changes

Nebraska Farm Bureau is encouraging farmers and ranchers to examine how they could benefit from changes in the federal tax code as the end of the year approaches. In December of 2017, Congress passed, and President Trump signed the most sweeping chan... Read More

Square and The National Christmas Tree Association Reveal Why Millennials Might Be Saving the Christmas Tree Industry

Square, Inc.  in partnership with the National Christmas Tree Association released a data report analyzing Square sales from thousands of Christmas tree farmers and sellers across the country. The findings reveal price fluctuations throughout the ho... Read More

Nebraska has 2nd highest rate of kids in foster care at 19

A new report says Nebraska has the nation's second-highest rate of children who remain in foster care through age 19. The report released Tuesday includes national data to assess how young people fare when transitioning from foster care to adultho... Read More

National Pork Board and U.S. Meat Export Federation to Partner on Pork 2040

DES MOINES, IOWA – Nov. 13, 2018 – The National Pork Board, the U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF) and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced today that they will engage in a foresight-based marketing study called Pork 2040. The stu... Read More