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Hunters Helping the Hungry program continues to grow

Nebraska’s Hunters Helping the Hungry (HHH) program continues to grow, as 2016 saw a 23 percent increase in the number of deer donated. Established in 2012 by the Nebraska Legislature, HHH is a pro... Read More

Scottsbluff Police investigating body of man found near drainage canal

Scottsbluff Police are working to determine the circumstances leading to the death and discovery of a  body Saturday afternoon. Scottsbluff Police Captain Brian Wasson said in a media release that police responded to the 1300 block of East 17th S... Read More

Big Sky Ford in Torrington sold to Colorado transportation firm

A large family owned auto, commercial truck, RV, trailer sales and manufacturing company based out of Colorado has purchased Big Sky Ford in Torrington. Transwest, based out of Brighton, Colorado, closed on the sale Friday with former Big Sky owne... Read More

Take Your Support of Nebraska 4-H and FFA on the Road

Take your support of "Making the Best Better" and "Learning to Do" wherever you go with the new license plates showcasing Nebraska 4-H and Nebraska FFA! The Nebraska 4-H Foundation and Nebraska FFA Association in cooperation with the Nebraska FFA Alu... Read More

Gerry Drafted by Eagles in Fifth Round

Nebraska safety Nathan Gerry is the first Husker selected in the 2017 NFL Draft. Gerry was taken by the Philadelphia Eagles with the 184th overall pick in the fifth round of the draft on Saturday. Gerry was a fixture on the Blackshirt defense for... Read More

EWC receives donation of $10,000 from Black Hills Energy

TORRINGTON, Wyo. - Black Hills Energy is the latest investor in Eastern Wyoming College’s Agriculture Technology Education Center (ATEC) with a donation of $10,000. EWC applied for a grant from the energy company, as their goals complimented eac... Read More

Lung specialist returns to provide care locally

A physician who specializes in lung health again is offering care locally. Before joining Banner Health, pulmonologist Michael Shedd, MD, worked in Scottsbluff. He moved to Greeley, Colorado, to work with Banner Medical Group and now will spend on... Read More

WNCC softball games moved to Monday

The Western Nebraska Community College and Lamar Community College Region IX first round softball contest has been moved back a day to start on Monday, May 1st because of wet grounds. Monday’s contests will start at 1 p.m. WNCC and Lamar will pl... Read More

Bearcat Basketball Camps

The Scottsbluff High School boys’ basketball program is offering a youth basketball camp for any interested boys in western Nebraska.  The camp will be instructed by Scottsbluff High School head boys’ basketball coach, Scott Gullion.  Current a... Read More

Facing Deadline, Most Wisconsin Dairy Farms Find New Buyer

A dairy group says most of Wisconsin's 58 dairy farms desperately looking for new milk buyers before a Monday deadline have found them. The Dairy Business Milk Marketing Cooperative said in a news release Thursday the group believes most farmers d... Read More

Local tourism figures reinforce need to celebrate tourism

Local tourism leaders say their industry continues to have a big impact on the Scotts Bluff County economy. As they gave the media a preview of activities scheduled for National Tourism Week May 8th through the 13th, Gering Visitors Bureau Directo... Read More