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Tickets available for Old West Balloon Weekend Music Festival

The Old West Balloon Fest Entertainment Committee have announced the line-up for the Music Festival to be held at the Scotts Bluff County Fairgrounds on September 5, 2015. An eleven hour music festiva... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

AMERICAN LEAGUE Friday's Games Cleveland 5, Pittsburgh 2 N.Y. Yankees 7, Tampa Bay 5, 12 innings Detroit 8, Toronto 6 Houston 12, Boston 8, 10 innings L.A. Angels 8, Texas 2 Chicago White Sox 1, Baltimore 0 Kansas City 3, Minnesota 2, 10 inni... Read More

Nebraska's 1st woman American Legion Senior Vice Commander from Bluffs

Beth Linn of Scottsbluff was elected Nebraska's first woman Senior Vice Commander for the American Legion at the State Convention in Kearney last week. Linn is a member of the American Legion Wright-Iron Post #5, and told KNEB News as a wartime Ve... Read More

New Alumni Relations Director ready to engage WNCC alumni

Gering native Jennifer Sibal was recently named Alumni Relations Director at Western Nebraska Community College. WNCC welcomes Sibal into this vital position for developing engagement and connectedness among the nearly 200,000 alumni of WNCC and ... Read More

Nebraska AG says university violated open meetings act

Nebraska's attorney general says the University of Nebraska violated the state's open meetings law when it held private meetings as part of its search for a new president. The Lincoln Journal Star reports Attorney General Doug Peterson concluded t... Read More

Cabela's hosting

SIDNEY, Neb. – Cabela’splans to host the traveling memorial photo exhibit, “Remembering Our Fallen,” in the main atrium of the company’s corporate building at 1 Cabela Drive in Sidney, Monday, July 6 through Friday, July 10. “The ‘Re... Read More

Former Chadron State player headed overseas

Former Chadron State College men's basketball player Kendrick Holliman has signed a professional contract to play in Luxembourg for the Black Star Mersch, a club team in the Federaton of Luxembourgian Basketball Total League. Holliman, a 6-foot-4 ... Read More

Several Ag and Industry Groups Ask Court to Ditch EPA’s Water Rule

The American Farm Bureau Federation,  National Cattlemen's Beef Association, Public Lands Council, and 11 other agricultural and industry groups today asked a federal court to vacate the controversial new rule redefining the scope of federal jurisdi... Read More

Grand jury finds Sidney police justified in fatal shooting

A grand jury has determined two Sidney police officers were justified in fatally shooting a man they say confronted them with a knife in April. The Sidney Sun-Telegraph reports the Cheyenne County grand jury determined Wednesday that the use of de... Read More

Health Alert Issued for Sutherland Reservoir in Lincoln Co

The state has issued a health alert for toxic blue-green algae at Sutherland Reservoir in Lincoln County.  This is the first health alert issued in the 2015 recreational season.  Weekly sampling has been conducted at 50 public lakes in Nebraska sin... Read More

NSP recruiting new troopers for next camp

Applications for the 2015 Sworn Officers Selection Process for the position of Nebraska State Patrol Trooper are currently being accepted through September 8, 2015, for consideration for the 57th Basic Recruit Camp scheduled to begin on February 22, ... Read More