Slavin Delivers ARS 2015 W.O. Atwater Memorial Lecture at Experimental Biology

BOSTON, March 31, 2015—"Food is not a talisman: Reflections on the science and practice of nutrition," is the subject of Joanne L. Slavin's 2015 W.O.A. Memorial Lecture, which she delivers today at ... Read More

Photos released from Alliance Shopko robbery

The Alliance Police Department has released several photos from an armed robbery that took place Monday afternoon. Lieutenant Ken Hart says that around 12:13 p.m . an armed man went to the Shopko pharmacy, pointed two handguns at the pharmacist ... Read More

LB 106, introduced by Senator Dan Watermeier, adopts the Livestock Operation Siting and Expansion Act

LB 106: ·       Balances local control, orderly development and economic opportunities in rural Nebraska. ·       Provides predictability and certainty, uniformity, and clear parameters for livestock expansion. ·       E... Read More

Scottsbluff High School scores well in NSAA Cellular Cup competition

Each year, U.S. Cellular® and the Nebraska School Activities Association recognize the most successful interscholastic high school activities programs in state championship-level competition. Public and private NSAA member schools in four classific... Read More

MAIZALL Leaders Meet with U.S. Officials on Common Goals

Leaders from MAIZALL, the international alliance for maize, were in Washington last week for discussions with senior U.S. officials from the Department of Agriculture, State Department and Office of the U.S. Trade Representative regarding ongoing coo... Read More

Regional Economic Development Plan recommends coalition

A joint meeting that included members of city councils, village and county boards of area communities involved in a Regional Economic Development Plan drew a crowd of around 70 people at the Gering Civic Center Monday evening. Tom West, VP of Econ... Read More

More Than Three Dozen Attend LGBT Forum

More than three dozen citizen from across the Panhandle attended the LGBT Forum co-hosted by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), Nebraska ROOTS and the Scotts Bluff County Democratic Party in Scottsbluff. LGBT stands for lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans... Read More

Cougars walk-off with sweep of NJC

  Dionisio Diaz and Joe Moran came up with clutch walk-off base hits to help the Western Nebraska Community College baseball team earn a sweep of Northeastern Junior College Monday in Empire Conference contests at Cleveland Field. Diaz had... Read More

NBA Scores and Schedule

NBA Monday's Games= L.A. Lakers 113, Philadelphia 111, OT Boston 116, Charlotte 104 Atlanta 101, Milwaukee 88 Toronto 99, Houston 96 Memphis 97, Sacramento 83 Utah 104, Minnesota 84 Portland 109, Phoenix 86 Tuesday's Games= Atlanta at D... Read More

NHL Scores

NHL Monday's Games= Tampa Bay 5, Montreal 3 Vancouver 4, St. Louis 1 Chicago 4, Los Angeles 1 Calgary 5, Dallas 3 Edmonton 4, Colorado 1 Buffalo 4, Arizona 1 Tuesday's Games= Florida at Boston, 7 p.m. Carolina at Washington, 7 p.m. New... Read More

Spring Training

SPRING TRAINING Monday's Games= Pittsburgh 18, Philadelphia 4 St. Louis 6, Washington 2 Atlanta 4, Detroit 2 Tampa Bay 6, Baltimore 6, tie, 10 innings N.Y. Mets 7, Miami 1 Seattle 5, L.A. Angels 3 Chicago Cubs 8, San Francisco 5 San Diego ... Read More