NHL Scores

NHL Thursday's Games= Florida 2, Philadelphia 1, SO Pittsburgh 1, Colorado 0, OT Carolina 4, Toronto 1 Washington 5, Columbus 4, OT Anaheim 2, Montreal 1 Los Angeles 6, St. Louis 4 San Jose ... Read More

Two hospitalized following Highway 26 bypass crash

A teenage girl from Gering and a Scottsbluff woman are in good condition at Regional West Medical Center following a three vehicle accident on the Highway 26 bypass. The Nebraska State patrol says the accident occurred  at the intersection across... Read More

New Herbicide Traits Not a Silver Bullet for Weed Resistance

If you are under the impression that the two new herbicide-tolerant trait technologies nearing commercialization will be your next one-shot answer to weed control, Kevin Bradley would like to set you straight. "They are just another tool in the tool... Read More

Kuckkahn responds to citizen complaints on slow clearing of streets

Scottsbluff residents have been angered over the slow response of city crews in clearing the streets after Monday's snow storm. City Manager Rick Kuckkhan says it boils down to a storm that exceeds the manpower the city has. He says if they had tw... Read More

December 18, 2014

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney, 6.29 (-0.02) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport, 6.29 (-0.02) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman, 6.29 (-0.02) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford, 6.20 (+0.03) Frenchman Valley Co-Op/Kimball, 6.28 (+0.02) West Plains LLC/Gering, 6.23 (+0.02) ... Read More

Mitchell man enters plea in Gering teen's fatality

A 21 year old rural Mitchell man charged in an accident that killed a 17 year old girl in May has entered a no contest plea to a felony charge of procuring alcohol for a minor resulting in death. The plea by Chris Miller concerned the May 27th rol... Read More

U.S. Wheat Farmers Anticipate Increased Trade with Cuba

The National Association of Wheat Growers (NAWG) and U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) applaud President Obama’s announcement today that the United States will begin discussions to renew diplomatic relations with Cuba, which will make it easier for Cuba ... Read More

Bruning files Federal lawsuit challenging Colorado's legalization of pot

Nebraska Attorney General Jon Bruning was joined today (Thursday) by Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt in filing a lawsuit in the U.S. Supreme Court seeking a declaration that Colorado’s legalization of marijuana violates the United States Con... Read More

Deere Sells Crop Insurance Arm

Deere has sold its crop insurance unit to Farmer's Mutual Hail Insurance Co. In a memo to agents obtained by Reuters, Deere said it would make an official announcement regarding the sale later Thursday. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. A D... Read More

China approval may spur financial settlements for Syngenta-lawyers

Dec 18 (Reuters) - Chinese government approval for imports of a controversial type of Syngenta AG biotech corn increases the likelihood the seed maker will pay settlements to more than 100 U.S. farmers and exporters suing for damages from grain shipm... Read More

Letter: Western Sugar sustains financial loss in 2013 crop year

A letter from Western Sugar to shareholders obtained by KNEB News says the company sustained a loss of just over $320 per acre in a "difficult" 2013 crop year and fiscal year 2014. The letter tells patrons that because of the loss in 2013 Western wil... Read More