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Splash Foundation reports successful first few months

It has been nearly two months since members from the Splash Foundation has taken over operations at the indoor Splash Arena, and board members say the transition has gone "swimmingly." Currently, t... Read More

Ag community mourning the death of long-time extension agent

The agriculture community is mourning the death earlier this week of long-time University of Nebraska Extension educator Tom Holman. The 65 year old Holman, who died Tuesday after a battle with cancer, served Scotts Bluff and Morrill counties sinc... Read More

(AUDIO) Sixth Judicial Circuit Stays WOTUS Implementation

WASHINGTON (Oct. 9, 2015) – Citing a substantial possibility of success on the merits of their claims and casting suspicion on the rulemaking process, the Sixth Judicial Circuit Court of Appeals today ordered that the EPA and Army Corps’ “Water... Read More

Early Childhood Conference set for Saturday in Gering

Nearly 200 child-care providers, teachers, and educators are set to attend the 2015 Annual Western Nebraska Early Childhood Conference this weekend in Gering. Building a Strong Foundation through STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) ... Read More

A National Food Policy

At the same moment the nation is watching a showdown over the scientific basis for the soon-to-be released national dietary guidelines, a group is fighting for the limelight with their idea of not just guidelines, but a national food policy. The gro... Read More

Anticipation building for 3rd benefit bra auction

For a third straight year, the Save-a-Rack at Backaracks bra auction fundraiser for Festival of Hope is coming up on October 28th to cap off Breast Cancer Awareness month. Meticulously and hilariously decorated bras in a wide range of themes will ... Read More

Livingston honored posthumously by Police and Sheriff Associations

Late Scottsbluff Police Chief Jim Livingston was honored this week by the Nebraska Sheriff and Police Association  as he was inducted posthumously into the organization's Hall of Fame. Scottsbluff Police Chief Kevin Spencer and Scotts Bluff Count... Read More

Arrest made in Scottsbluff stolen vehicle investigation

A 19-year-old Scottsbluff man was arrested early this morning for his alleged involvement in stealing a vehicle and causing several hit-and-run accidents. Jesse Lowe was arrested by Scottsbluff Police Friday morning on charges of Motor Vehicle the... Read More


Road teams still perfect in MLB postseason The Kansas City Royals and Toronto Blue Jays finished with the American League's best records during the regular season, but they find themselves trailing in the division series after dropping their opene... Read More

October 8, 2015

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney, 4.19 (-0.04) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport, 4.19 (-0.04) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman, 4.19 (+0.04) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford, 4.42 (-0.04) New Alliance / Alliance, 4.42 (-0.04) Frenchman Valley Co-Op/Kimball, 4.18 (-0.05)... Read More

Elkhorn Valley Bank & Trust Receives Top Honors from USDA Rural Development; Bank First Also Honored

Elkhorn Valley Bank  & Trust in Norfolk was recognized today by USDA Rural Development Nebraska State Director Maxine Moul as a $2 Million Club Lender for Fiscal Year 2015 USDA Rural Development’s Guaranteed Rural Housing (GRH) loan program. ... Read More