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Pocket Field Guide Available for Nebraska Soybean and Corn Growers

 Nebraska farmers have a handy new resource to help them diagnose potential problems in their soybean and corn fields. The Nebraska Soybean & Corn Pocket Field Guide provides photos and facts t... Read More

Trump Administration Commits to Continued Staunch Defense of U.S. Food and Beverage Manufacturers Using Common Food Names

A report on intellectual property issued Friday by the U.S. Trade Representative’s Office (USTR) outlined the Trump Administration’s continuing commitment to curtailing the damaging abuses of geographical indications (GIs) – particularly by the... Read More

Bluffs council to hold second reading of lodging tax ordinance

The Scottsbluff City Council Monday evening will consider on second reading an ordinance that will provide for a four percent occupational tax on hotel accommodations to assist with continued declines in sales tax receipts. Sales tax receipts have... Read More

Scottsbluff Police investigating body of man found near drainage canal

Scottsbluff Police are working to determine the circumstances leading to the death and discovery of a  body Saturday afternoon. Scottsbluff Police Captain Brian Wasson said in a media release that police responded to the 1300 block of East 17th S... Read More

Big Sky Ford in Torrington sold to Colorado transportation firm

A large family owned auto, commercial truck, RV, trailer sales and manufacturing company based out of Colorado has purchased Big Sky Ford in Torrington. Transwest, based out of Brighton, Colorado, closed on the sale Friday with former Big Sky owne... Read More

Take Your Support of Nebraska 4-H and FFA on the Road

Take your support of "Making the Best Better" and "Learning to Do" wherever you go with the new license plates showcasing Nebraska 4-H and Nebraska FFA! The Nebraska 4-H Foundation and Nebraska FFA Association in cooperation with the Nebraska FFA Alu... Read More

Gerry Drafted by Eagles in Fifth Round

Nebraska safety Nathan Gerry is the first Husker selected in the 2017 NFL Draft. Gerry was taken by the Philadelphia Eagles with the 184th overall pick in the fifth round of the draft on Saturday. Gerry was a fixture on the Blackshirt defense for... Read More

EWC receives donation of $10,000 from Black Hills Energy

TORRINGTON, Wyo. - Black Hills Energy is the latest investor in Eastern Wyoming College’s Agriculture Technology Education Center (ATEC) with a donation of $10,000. EWC applied for a grant from the energy company, as their goals complimented eac... Read More

Lung specialist returns to provide care locally

A physician who specializes in lung health again is offering care locally. Before joining Banner Health, pulmonologist Michael Shedd, MD, worked in Scottsbluff. He moved to Greeley, Colorado, to work with Banner Medical Group and now will spend on... Read More

WNCC softball games moved to Monday

The Western Nebraska Community College and Lamar Community College Region IX first round softball contest has been moved back a day to start on Monday, May 1st because of wet grounds. Monday’s contests will start at 1 p.m. WNCC and Lamar will pl... Read More

Bearcat Basketball Camps

The Scottsbluff High School boys’ basketball program is offering a youth basketball camp for any interested boys in western Nebraska.  The camp will be instructed by Scottsbluff High School head boys’ basketball coach, Scott Gullion.  Current a... Read More