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State Ag and Rural Leaders Explore How CommonGround Bridges Gap with Consumers

Earlier this month, CommonGround volunteer Dawn Caldwell, who farms and ranches in Edgar, Neb., spoke about how the program addresses consumers concerns about food, farming and ranching as part of a p... Read More

Processing issues at Western Sugar's Bluffs and Ft. Morgan factories a benefit to Torrington

Western Sugar's factories at Scottsbluff and Fort Morgan were expected to begin operations again this past Friday after they were temporarily shut down due to continuing issues in their plan to consolidate processing functions in this region to the t... Read More

High School Basketball Scores

Saturday Scores BOYS BASKETBALL= Ainsworth 61, Ogallala 58 Alliance 55, Wheatland 45 Arcadia-Loup City 58, Ord 56, OT Bancroft-Rosalie/Lyons-Decatur 51, Stanton 42 Bellevue West 78, Omaha Central 49 Boyd County 66, Elkhorn Valley 44 Boys To... Read More

Record amount of unclaimed property returned in 2016

Nebraska State Treasurer Don Stenberg says more than $16.3 million was returned to owners of unclaimed property in 2016Associated Associated press ord. Stenberg says the amount returned last year exceeded the previous record of $14 million set in... Read More

Hundreds on hand for SHS ribbon cutting ceremony and open house

It was a monumental day for Scottsbluff High School, as district officials ushered in a new era for their newly renovated school. On Saturday morning, an official ribbon cutting ceremony took place in front of the school's south entrance to commem... Read More

Farm Tractors Part of Inauguration Day Parade

As a way of honoring the crucial role that Rural America played in the 2016 presidential election, there was a Rural Tractor Brigade of American-made tractors at President Trump's Inauguration Day Parade Friday. Drivers representing their respecti... Read More

(AUDIO) Friday night hoops recap, SB vs. Gering preview

Dru Kuxhausen's dominant senior season continued last night in Sidney as he scored 38 points to lead Scottsbluff to an impressive 64-47 win. We've all known about the deadly shooting ability from outside but this season Kuxhausen has taken his gam... Read More

Scotts Bluff and Banner Counties have a new mass-notification system. “Region 22 Alert” is the official emergency alert and notification system for Scotts Bluff and Banner Counties. This system is used to send alerts to the public during emerg... Read More

NFL Scores

NFL CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIP GAMES Friday-Saturday No games scheduled Sunday NFC: Green Bay at Atlanta, 3:05 p.m. AFC: Pittsburgh at New England, 6:40 p.m.    ...... Read More

Huskers Rally Past Gophers for 10th Win of Season

Minneapolis, Minn. – Trailing 11-3 at the halfway point, No. 5 Nebraska (10-1, 4-1 Big Ten) won each of the last five matches against No. 12 Minnesota on its way to a 21-11 win at the Sports Pavilion on Friday night. No. 5 Tim Lambert (125) spar... Read More

Points of Leverage for Cattle Operations

Give me a lever long enough … and single-handed I can move the world. -- Archimedes High points of leverage in a cattle production system are places where strategic inputs of time and resources potentially have impacts that are beneficial and s... Read More