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Gering considering modifications to snow ordinanace

The City of Gering may be considering some modifications to the ordinance related to removal of snow from sidewalks. Councilman Larry Gibbs told KNEB News the Public Works Committee is looking at u... Read More

Senators Say Property, Income Tax Reforms Should Be Linked

Some of Nebraska's largest agricultural groups will push again for lower property taxes in next year's legislative session, but key senators say any proposal should be coupled with income tax cuts. Sen. Jim Smith of Papillion says combining the t... Read More

(Audio) Nebraska Coach Mike Riley Remembers Sam Foltz

Husker Punter Sam Foltz is being remembered as not only a top notch punter, but as a great teammate, role model and a fantastic citizen and student. Foltz was killed in a traffic accident over the weekend near Waukesha, Wisconsin while attending a ki... Read More

RAGBRAI Cyclist Killed In Collision With Pickup

The Register's Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa (RAGBRAI) got off to a sad start Sunday morning when a cyclist was killed in a collision with a pickup truck on Highway 34. The Iowa State Patrol says 72 year old Wayne Ezell, of Jacksonville, Flor... Read More

Head to Lincoln, Neb., for a Cattlemen’s Boot Camp

Cattle producers, mark your calendars. A Cattlemen’s Boot Camp will be hosted Sept. 21-22 at the Animal Science Complex on the University of Nebraska’s East Campus in Lincoln, Neb. The educational event will be hosted jointly by the American A... Read More

NeFB Young Farmers and Ranchers Maintain Optimism

The future of agriculture relies upon the ability of young people to maintain and grow their farms and ranches. While the recent downturn in the agricultural economy could lead one to be pessimistic about the future, after a recent National Affairs v... Read More

Husker punter dead after Wisconsin traffic accident

LINCOLN - The University of  Nebraska has confirmed that senior punter, Sam Foltz, is dead after a traffic accident in Wisconsin. The University of Nebraska Athletics Department is deeply saddened to confirm that senior punter Sam Foltz was tragi... Read More

Is Temperature Changing Genetic Resistance to Pests?

We humans may not have adapted to this summer's sweltering rays, but for a few agronomic pests, warmer weather is what makes them thrive. With temperatures rising and insects adapting, the days of following a "fly-free" date for wheat planting are... Read More

Gering, Bridgeport pick up postseason wins

Gering Platte Valley Companies rallied yesterday for a 9-7 win over Ogallala on day one of the Class B Area 7 Tournament in Chadron. Things didn't look good early as Gering trailed 6-2 after three and a half innings. Gering then put together tw... Read More

Director of detention center equine program fired

Scotts Bluff County has fired the director of the equine program at the county's detention center. Board Chair Mark Masterton told KNEB News Saturday Steve Smith was fired Thursday for personnel issues that had nothing to do with a Nebraska State ... Read More

Scottsbluff man only western Nebraska delegate at Democratic National Convention

Scottsbluff resident Jeff Leanna will be heading to Philadelphia as western Nebraska’s only delegate to the Democratic National Convention. In fact, he is the only delegate elected west of the Lexington, NE area. This will be Leanna’s fourth n... Read More