World Dairy Expo Announces New Board Leadership

MADISON, WIS. – World Dairy Expo held its annual Board of Director and Committee Meetings March 2 and 3 at the Alliant Energy Center in Madison, Wis. Major stakeholder groups from across North Ameri... Read More

Bill to free Nebraska motorcyclists from helmet law advances

A bill to repeal Nebraska's mandatory helmet law for motorcyclists will be debated by the full Legislature. The eight-member Transportation and Telecommunications committee voted 6-2 on Thursday to advance the measure by Sen. Dave Bloomfield of Ho... Read More

Nebraska Banker Continues as ICBA Past Chairman

Orlando, Fla. (March 4, 2015)— After serving the past 12 months as immediate past chairman of the Independent Community Bankers of America® (ICBA), Jeffrey L. Gerhart, president and chairman of Bank of Newman Grove, Newman Grove, Neb., will contin... Read More

Terrytown considering tying into Scottsbluff or Gering water

It may be a year away, but the city of Terrytown is talking to both Gering and Scottsbluff about tying into their water systems. Terrytown has had to shut down one of their two water wells due to federal arsenic standards and Mayor Kent Greenwalt ... Read More

Governor Ricketts Kicks off His First Ag Conference

Governor Pete Ricketts is holding his first Governor's Ag Conference in Kearney this week and the Rural Radio Network's Joe Gangwish gets an update from him on what he's covering during his inaugural conference. Read More

Men-Only Rule on 114-Year-Old Farm Coming to End

(Bloomberg) -- The Danners have been in the farming business for four generations in Aledo, Illinois. During that time -- 114 years in all -- they’ve never had a woman running their corn and soybean operation. Until now. Kate Danner, 26, is g... Read More

Pius topples Bearcats in first round state tourney game

David vs Goliath.  It looked as if there would be a new verse written for the Bible story in the first round of the Nebraska Girls State Basketball Tournament in Lincoln as underdog Scottsbluff battled top seeded Lincoln Pius X Thursday morning at P... Read More

Sheriffs challenging Colorado marijuana law with federal suit

Ten sheriffs from three different states, including Scotts Bluff County Sheriff Mark Overman, are suing Colorado for legalizing marijuana. The sheriffs are from Colorado, Kansas and Nebraska. They say in a lawsuit filed Thursday that Colorado’s ... Read More

Search is on for RDC Education Curator

The search is on for a new Education Curator at Scottsbluff's Riverside Discovery Center with the departure of Kim Miedema, who has left the position to be closer to family in Michigan. Executive Director Ann James says they will begin phone inter... Read More

Commodity Classic Reaches New Heights in 2015

ST. LOUIS (March 4, 2015) – With nearly 8,000 total attendees, the 2015 Commodity Classic convention and trade show, which took place last week in Phoenix, Arizona, shattered previous records for the landmark event. “The 2015 Commodity Classic... Read More

KNEB News Extra - March 5, 2015

Midwest Theater Director Billy Estes joins Kevin Mooney on KNEB's News Extra program Thursday morning to promote tonight's Brad Colerick performance at the theater. Showtime is 7:30 p.m. and tickets are still available. For tickets or informati... Read More