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Cheyenne hospital loses Medicaid and Medicare standings

Cheyenne Regional Medical Center recently lost its standing that hospitals need to serve Medicare and Medicaid patients. The Wyoming Tribune Eagle reported Friday that the federal Centers for Medi... Read More

Nebraska Forest Service promoting forest management to reduce wildfires

The Nebraska Forest Service would like to work with forest landowners in the Wildcat Hills and Pine Ridge areas to reduce the timber that could lead to wildfires. The Wildcat Hills, Pine Ridge and Niobrara Valley forests in the Valentine area are ... Read More

United States Cattle on Feed Up 4 Percent

Cattle and calves on feed for the slaughter market in the United States for feedlots with capacity of 1,000 or more head totaled 10.8 million head on July 1, 2017. The inventory was 4 percent above July 1, 2016. The inventory included 6.96 million st... Read More

Governor Ricketts Attends NCSA Summer Meeting

“What an amazing view,” exclaimed Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts on his first trip to the Dismal River Golf Club (DRGC) south of Mullen. He was a guest and keynote speaker of the Nebraska Cattlemen Sandhills Affiliate (NCSA) which had their fift... Read More

July 21, 2017

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 3.91 (-0.08) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 3.91 (-0.08) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 3.91 (-0.08) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 4.51 (-0.09) New Alliance / Alliance – 4.51 (-0.09) Frenchman Valle... Read More

Bluffs man charged with breaking into friend's parents home to party

A 26 year old Scottsbluff man has been charged with the burglary of a friend's parent's home last October. Court documents say Lawrence Callahan, Jr. is accused in a burglary that occurred while the victim was on an international trip. The documen... Read More

A ceremony will be held Saturday to mark an area thirteen miles northeast of Guernsey being designated as the 27th national historic landmark in Wyoming. Hell Gap is recognized for its archaeological contribution to the knowledge of the earliest p... Read More

Agriculture Appropriations Bill Passes Senate Appropriations Committee with Sen. Moran’s Support

U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) this week applauded the Senate Appropriations Committee’s approval of the Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations bill to support farmers and ranchers, enco... Read More

Programs Available for Nebraska Farmers and Ranchers Suffering from Drought

The Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) is providing information to Nebraska’s farmers and ranchers in need of assistance due to prolonged dry conditions in the state. “The U.S. Drought Monitor has updated its drought status. In Nebraska... Read More

Expansion in Soy Acres Drives Checkoff Investments

The U.S. soybean industry is turning a corner. This year, soy acres closed in on corn acres, narrowing the gap between the two crops. At the United Soybean Board’s (USB) July meeting, the booming supply of soy was a topic of discussion – as was t... Read More

Scottsbluff man federally indicted for illegal reentry

A 34-year-old Scottsbluff man has been federally indicted by a federal Grand Jury for the District of Nebraska. Acting United States Attorney Robert C. Stuart announced that Alejandro Camacho- Perez is charged with illegal reentry after deportatio... Read More