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Buzzer beater gives Sidney thrilling come-from-behind win at Gering

If you look at the numbers Gering probably should have beaten 5th rated Sidney Friday night at Gering High School,  but after the buzzer sounded the scoreboard read Sidney 70, Gering 69. Senior Br... Read More

High winds to return Saturday to southeast Wyoming

The National Weather Service says high winds are possible in a large part of southeast Wyoming starting Friday night and persisting through Saturday. Gusts up to 70 mph are possible. That's bad news for travelers because the strong winds blow ... Read More

Judge's order strikes down Nebraska ban on gay marriage

A federal judge has issued a permanent injunction striking down Nebraska's now-negated ban on gay marriage and civil unions. The injunction issued Thursday by U.S. District Court Judge Joseph Bataillon was largely a formality, as a Supreme Court ... Read More

Hughes No Longer On NU Coaching Staff

University of Nebraska head football coach Mike Riley announced Friday that assistant coach Hank Hughes will not return to the staff in 2016.“I want to thank Hank for his hard work and contributions to our football program over the past year,” Ri... Read More

3 Arrested in Chadron WING Drug BustS

Three people have been arrested in Chadron following  investigations by the WING Drug Task Force. On Thursday afternoon, WING conducted three controlled purchases of suspected marijuana from two different individuals; 19-year-old Brandon T. Mi... Read More

Groundwater levels increasing according to new state report

North Platte NRD Director John Berge says a new state report that says Nebraska groundwater is recovering from the drought that ran from early 2012 through summer 2013. But he cautions that there are still areas in this region, despite a good precipi... Read More

Nebraska Lawmakers End Ban on Packer-Owned Hogs

Lawmakers have passed a bill that would end Nebraska's status as the only state which prohibits in-state meatpackers from owning hogs. Senators voted 34-14 on Friday to approve the measure, which divided the state's farm groups and rural senators.... Read More

Casper man dies in fatal accident near Chugwater

A fatal crash north of Chugwater, Wyoming has resulted in the death of 25 year old Casper, Wyoming resident Michael L. Cooper. The crash occurred at 12:35 p.m. on February 1st near mile post 65 on Interstate 25 southbound approximately 11 miles north... Read More

Bayer rejects EPA request to pull insecticide from U.S. market

CHICAGO - The agricultural unit of German chemicals company Bayer AG said on Friday it will fight a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) request to pull one of its insecticides from the marketplace amid concerns that it could harm organisms in ... Read More

31st KNEB Farm & Ranch Expo underway in Mitchell

A free hot breakfast kicked of the 31st annual KNEB Farm & Ranch Expo, going on today  and tomorrow at the Pepsi Event Center on the Scotts Bluff County Fairgrounds in Mitchell. Despite the winter storm that began the week with a couple of ex... Read More

Wyoming attracts record number of tourists, money

Wyoming attracted a record number of tourists and their money in 2015. State Office of Tourism Executive Director Diane Shober says lower fuel prices, well executed marketing campaigns and more foreign travelers all had a part in boosting travel ... Read More