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Pine Bluffs businessman new owner of Wyoming's Y Cross Ranch

The new owner of a ranch that belonged to foundations at the University of Wyoming and Colorado State University says he plans to keep running the cattle operation without making any big changes. P... Read More

Judge takes Morris molestation case under advisement

Morrill County Court Judge Paul Wess will take some time to determine whether a 70 year old Harrisburg man charged with molesting a 13-year old girl should be bound over to district court. After a Wednesday preliminary hearing that lasted a little... Read More

U.S. ethanol industry sputters on cheap gas prices

The closure of two ethanol plants this week and proposed sale of a third highlight the growing challenges faced by small producers located far from cheap feedstock supplies in the U.S. Corn Belt, as demand for alternative fuels heads lower. Profit... Read More

Woman gets 5 years in federal prison for Sidney bank robbery

A woman has been given five years in federal prison for robbing a bank in Sidney last year. The Lincoln Journal Star reports that Janetta Lenstrom, of Potter, was sentenced last week in U.S. District Court in Lincoln. She'd robbed Sidney Federa... Read More

High speed chase in northern panhandle leads to arrest

A high-speed chase on Highway 20 east of Chadron yesterday afternoon landed a man in the Dawes County jail. The Nebraska State Patrol is expected to release the man's identity later today. Trooper Tim Flick says he was eastbound near the Dawes-She... Read More

Team Jack Radiothon -- Listen Live; DONATE NOW HERE!

KNEB is proud to be a partner of the 3rd Annual Team Jack Radiothon TODAY! Listen live on 94.1 The Brand, or click here from 6am to 5pm today as the Team Jack Radiothon is LIVE from the UNL Student Union Plaza in Lincoln. There will be celebri... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

September 2nd INTERLEAGUE Final Texas 4 San Diego 3, 10 Innings AMERICAN LEAGUE< Final L.A. Angels 9 Oakland 4 Final N-Y Yankees 13 Boston 8 Final Baltimore 7 Tampa Bay 6, 11 Innings Final Toronto 5 Cleveland 1 Final Minnesota 3 Ch... Read More

Attendance at the Nebraska State Fair up nearly 21% in first four days

Attendance at the Nebraska State Fair in Grand Island is up nearly 21% from last year after its first four days. Executive Director Joe McDermott said  that almost 120,000 people had made it to the fair as of Tuesday morning . The nearly 62,000 w... Read More

Syngenta Seeks to Appease Angered Investors

Syngenta AG, which fended off a $47 billion takeover approach from Monsanto Co., moved to shore up investor support for its independence with a plan to buy back more than $2 billion of shares and sell a vegetable-seeds business. The Swiss make... Read More

Box Butte County gets new United Way Director

The United Way of Western Nebraska has announced that Karen Benzel of Alliance has accepted the position of Director for the United Way of Western Nebraska serving Box Butte County. Executive Director Steph Black tells KNEB News that Benzel is pla... Read More

Hot, Dry Conditions Create High Fire Danger in SD

RAPID CITY, S. D.  – Abundant summer rainfall has created heavy grass fuel loadings across the state and these grass fuels are starting to cure with hotter weather. Very hot weather is forecasted across the state in the next 48 hours and the Divis... Read More