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Wyoming proposal to let schools eliminate tenure is defeated

Wyoming lawmakers have defeated a proposal to let school districts eliminate teacher tenure programs. The Casper Star Tribune reported that the House Education Committee rejected the bill on a 9-0... Read More

William Reed murder trial scheduled to start Monday

The trial for a Box Butte County man charged with the murder of his brother last spring will start Monday with jury selection. 40 year old William Reed, who is charged with second degree murder and use of a weapon to commit a felony, is accused in... Read More

(VIDEO) NCC Names Supreme Row Bull And Heifer

Supreme Row judging was held at the Nebraska Cattlemen's Classic on Saturday night.  All the winners from all the breeds throughout the week come back to name a grand champion bull and female. Winning the Supreme Row bull this year was the Balanc... Read More

Huskers Fall to No. 8 Beavers, 5-2

Surprise, Ariz. – For the second time in three days the Nebraska baseball team (1-4, 0-0 Big Ten) was unable to upset the No. 8 Oregon State Beavers (6-1, 0-0 Pac-12) at Surprise Stadium. The Beavers held on for a 5-2 win on Saturday night after po... Read More

VA, Housing Partners of Western Nebraska partner to help homeless Veterans

Housing Partners of Western Nebraska and the VA Black Hills Health Care System have announced the award of $63,000 to provide a permanent home to 20 Veterans and their families who are experiencing homelessness in Western Nebraska. The supportive ... Read More

Regional West ranked as one of top 100 Rural and Community hospitals

Regional West Medical Center was recently named one of the Top 100 Rural & Community Hospitals in the United States by iVantage Health Analytics and The Chartis Center for Rural Health. Regional West scored in the top 100 of rural and communit... Read More

Cattle Groups Duel Over Latest COOL Video

NCBA Friday called an editorial on Country of Origin Labeling #FakeNews that recently aired on Tomi Lahren's show. Lahren's show on The Blaze gets quite a bit of internet airplay and she again took on the issue of Country Of Origin Labeling on bee... Read More

Father and son get set to open distillery in Scottsbluff

If all goes well, Great Plains Distillery in Scottsbluff will begin pouring its spirits made almost entirely from local crops by May. The father and son owned distillery has been under construction for the past couple of years and after a lot of w... Read More

Appellate Court making first ever visit to panhandle

george Ledbetter, CSC adron State College will host the first-ever Nebraska Court of Appeals session in the Panhandle when the court convenes at the Student Center Tuesday, April 11. The court is inviting college students and area high school clas... Read More


Brandon Benitz continues his weekly “Chat with the Chancellor” series, this time joined by the President of the University of Nebraska system, Dr. Hank Bounds, for his monthly segment. This month, they talked about Dr. Bounds' biggest takeaway... Read More

(AUDIO) SportsTalk: Scottsbluff boys coach Scott Gullion

The boys B-6 District Tournament starts today in Ogallala with the bunny bracket play-in game between Sidney and McCook. The winner will play Scottsbluff on Monday night at 5 p.m. The other semifinal game Monday night is already set, with Alliance... Read More