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Rabobank Releases Report Exploring the Unexpected Geography of U.S. Cow Herd

The beef cow population in the United States is expected to grow by over three million head in the next three to five years. The economic signals for building/rebuilding the herd are clear, and in th... Read More

Moose spotted near Morrill

The public is urged to use caution after a moose was spotted near the Morrill Sand Pits. According to Morrill resident Russ Reisig, the moose was spotted about half-a-mile south of Highway 26 just east of the Sand Pits. Moose are wild animals a... Read More

August 3, 2015

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney, 4.27 (-0.03) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport, 4.27 (-0.03) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman, 4.27 (-0.03) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford, 4.41 (-0.03) New Alliance / Alliance, 4.41 (-0.03) Frenchman Valley Co-Op/Kimball, 4.27 (-0.03)... Read More

Wet Harvest Possible With El Nino

Wide swings in precipitation during the upcoming fall and winter due to El Nino have weather agency forecasters cautious about the impact on harvest conditions, river flow and fire potential in the upper Missouri River basin. The region extends from ... Read More

RFA Applauds EPA for Recalculating 2014 Ethanol Export Estimates

Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) President and CEO Bob Dinneen applauded a recent decision by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to recalculate its ethanol export estimates for 2014. In a memorandum, which was placed on the RVO docket on July... Read More

Sioux County Sheriff to be Morrill County Deputy

Sioux County Sheriff Lyle Staudenmaier will become one of the additional deputies Morrill County needs to fulfill a contract to provide law enforcement for the city of Bridgeport. Staudenmaier's resignation notice from his current job is scheduled... Read More

Colquitt takes pay cut for Broncos

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) _ Two years after becoming the league's highest-paid punter, Britton Colquitt has increased his chances of making the Denver Broncos' roster by agreeing to a $1.4 million pay cut. Colquitt now will make $1.6 million this seas... Read More

EWC completes expansion of Lancer Hall

One of the biggest issues facing Eastern Wyoming College over the last few years is going to be greatly reduced this semester. This winter, two new wings were built onto Lancer Hall to help alleviate housing needs. The $3.4 million expansio... Read More

Cougars introduce new athletics website

Western Nebraska Community College, in partnership with PrestoSports, has unveiled a redesigned athletics website. The new site can be found at and will serve as the home for all news, information, scores, and schedules for all seve... Read More

18th National Night Out event scheduled for Tuesday in Scottsbluff

The 18th annual National Night Out crime and prevention event is slated to be held Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. in downtown Scottsbluff. National Night Out, co-sponsored locally by area police agencies and neighborhood associations, will involve over ... Read More

County Fair and Ballon Festival royalty crowned

New Royalty for the 2015 Scotts Bluff County Fair and the revival of the Old West Balloon Festival were crowned Saturday night. The royalty are..... MISS DIVISION Miss Scotts Bluff County: Allison Baird Miss Old West Balloon Fest: Claire Hols... Read More