FARM Program Report Shows Continued Widespread Adoption of Animal Care Practices

ARLINGTON, VA – Dairy farmers nationwide continue to demonstrate widespread adoption of industry standards that assure high-quality care for their animals, according to a report released today by th... Read More

NFU Says WTO Ruling On COOL Shows USDA Moving in Right Direction

WASHINGTON (Oct. 23, 2014) – National Farmers Union (NFU) President Roger Johnson said that the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) recent ruling on Country-of-Origin Labeling (COOL) clearly shows U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is headed in r... Read More

Bearcat Jr. Basketball accepting registrations

Bearcat Jr. Basketball is accepting registrations for the upcoming season.  Bearcat Jr. Basketball is a feeder program for the Scottsbluff  High School basketball program.  it is open to boys in 3rd through 6th grades.  Participants will be provi... Read More

Cougars to host scrimmage Friday

The Western Nebraska Community College men’s basketball team will host Gillette College in a scrimmage on Friday, Oct. 24 at 6 p.m. at Cougar Palace. The scrimmage is free to the public. The scrimmage will be a battle between two of the top team... Read More

October 23, 2014

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney, 5.37 (Steady) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport, 5.37 (Steady) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman, 5.37 (Steady) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford, 5.10 (Steady) Frenchman Valley Co-Op/Kimball, 5.31 (Steady) West Plains LLC/Gering, 5.35 (Ba... Read More

Los Angeles City Officials To Consider GMO Free Zone

The Los Angeles City Council has approved a proposal to ask the City Attorney’s office to draft a measure to make the city GMO free. The proposal, largely supported by council member Paul Koretz, would ban the sale and planting of any genetically... Read More

Rahmig headed to Chadron State

Gering High School senior Sam Rahmig has decided to attend Chadron State College next fall and will continue her golf career with the Eagles. "It's exciting.  I'm getting a full ride," she said.  "It's close to home too so I can come home when I... Read More

Cougars sweep NJC

STERLING, Colo. – The 8th-ranked Western Nebraska Community College volleyball team remained unbeaten in sub-region play after they swept past Northeastern Junior College 25-13,25-14, 25-17 in action Wednesday at Sterling, Colo. With the win, th... Read More

Cougars set to host playoff soccer

The last time the Western Nebraska Community College men’s soccer team had 10 wins in a season was 2003, the inaugural season, and WNCC freshman Blake Wills was just a first grader at Westmoor Elementary in Scottsbluff. Now, 11 years later, Will... Read More

Gering, Munoz agree to new lease at golf course restaurant

The city of Gering has approved a one year lease with Sal Munoz to operate the Monument Shadows Golf Course restaurant. The new lease approved by the city council requires Munoz to pay the city $1,500 a month through October 31st of next year to c... Read More

Plans under consideration to repair and renovate SPLASH Arena

The contract between the City of Scottsbluff and Scottsbluff Public School District for operation and maintenance of the SPLASH indoor facility at the High School will expire in July of 2015. Both the City and the School District have been looking at... Read More