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Busy Labor Day weekend expected at Lake Minatare

The Labor Day holiday weekend many times produces the lowest attendance at the Lake Minatare State Recreation Area among the three summer holiday weekends. But that might not be the case this year ... Read More

Highest Labor Day travel numbers projected since 2008

AAA Travel projects 35.5 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home during the Labor Day holiday weekend, the highest volume for the holiday since 2008.  This will mark the fourth consecutive year of overall travel growth for the ... Read More

Electronic road sign to be installed on 385 in Box Butte County

Drivers on US-385 will soon be able to get up-to-date information from the Nebraska Department of Roads. Work is scheduled to begin next week so crews can install new Dynamic Message System boards which will help communicate road conditions with d... 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

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. Pine Bluffs businessman Toby Kimzey says the sale o... Read More

ND Judge Will Decide WOTUS Fate

A federal court in North Dakota will decide whether an injunction it issued last week to stop implementation of the waters of the United States rule in 13 states will apply to all 50 states. Immediately following the U.S. District Court for the Dist... Read More

Cheapest Labor Day gas prices in over a decade

Gas Buddy.com  says Americans hitting the road this weekend stand to see the cheapest Labor Day prices at the pump in over a decade, leading to huge savings- $1.4 billion- over the four day weekend. Patrick DeHaan, senior petroleum analyst for Ga... Read More

Haller named to head Wyoming Highway Patrol

Kebin W. Haller, deputy director of the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI), is set to become the next colonel and administrator of the Wyoming Highway Patrol, effective Sept. 21. Haller’s appointment was announced Aug. 21 by WYDOT Dir... 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