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Bayer and FaunaPhotonics Collaborate to Develop Sensor Technology for Monitoring Insects

 Bayer and FaunaPhotonics, Copenhagen, Denmark, have entered into a three-year research cooperation to develop new sensor solutions for improved monitoring of agricultural insect pests as well as non... Read More

Scottsbluff hosting community meeting to discuss potential community garden

Scottsbluff residents are being invited to attend a community meeting Monday night to talk about plans and locations for a community garden. City Planner Annie Folck says the meeting will start at 7 p.m. at the Guadalupe Center on December 5th. Th... Read More

HS basketball weekend wrap up

Many expected a close, exciting boys championship game of the Western Conference Tournament on Saturday night. What they got was more Scottsbluff dominance over their rival, as the Bearcats cruised to a 87-60 title game win. Landon Walker had t... Read More

WNCC women top Central Wyoming

Sladjana Rakovic poured in 28 points and the Western Nebraska Community College women’s basketball team picked up a win over Central Wyoming College 86-62 in the second day of the Central Wyoming Classic on Saturday. The win was the Cougar’s nin... Read More

Dec. 2, 2016

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 2.59 (+0.11) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 2.59 (+0.11) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 2.59 (+0.11) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 3.14 (+0.06) New Alliance / Alliance – 3.14 (+0.06) Frenchman Valle... Read More

Torrington prison has new Deputy Warden

A Panhandle native who graduated from Chadron State College in 1995 has been promoted to deputy warden at the Wyoming Medium Correctional Institution in Torrington. Curt Moffat replaces Ruby Ziegler, who became warden of the Wyoming Honor Farm in Riv... Read More

Farmland Lease Considerations

A couple of co-workers and I adapted a publication to reflect cropland rent lease considerations.  If you would like a copy, contact the office and we can get you one.  It is a one page handout that gives a laundry list of items that can be conside... Read More

WNCC men fall to LCCC

The Laramie County Community College Golden Eagles men’s basketball team won their seventh straight game in capturing a Region IX South conference contest over Western Nebraska Community College 76-68 Saturday afternoon in Cheyenne, Wyoming. WNCC ... Read More

Terrytown man displaced by trailer fire

A Terrytown man has been displaced after a trailer fire Sunday evening that is still under investigation. Scottsbluff Rural Fire Chief Paul Resig says Jessie Russell was not home at the time firefighters were called to  #61 McGuire Street shortly  ... Read More

Proxy Advisory Firms Recommend Monsanto Vote

Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) announced that two leading independent proxy advisory firms have recommended that Monsanto shareowners vote "FOR" the proposal to adopt the Agreement and Plan of Merger providing for the acquisition of Monsanto by Bayer. ... Read More

Iowa, Nebraska lawmakers prepare push for gun-rights laws

Iowa and Nebraska legislators are preparing a new push for gun-rights laws next year, and they may be in a good position to succeed after past failures. Republicans will soon control both the Iowa House and Senate, and in Nebraska, a leading gun-r... Read More