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Memorial day activities and programs planned throughout the county

Fairview Cemetery, Scottsbluff         -        -        -        -        9:00 am   Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery, Scottsbluff      -       ... Read More

Pet health fair stresses importance of vaccinations

The Panhandle Humane Society held its fourth annual Pet Health Fair on May 24, at the YMCA Trails West Pavilion. The public lined up with their cats and dogs, way before the clinic opened. "This is just a way for us to help citizens in our comm... Read More

Gering pool will open with new slide still being installed

Swimmers will start arriving at the Gering municipal pool June 1st, but they will be enjoying the pool while construction on the replacement for the major slide is still being completed. Gering Parks Director Ron Ernst says footings and the beginn... Read More

US Cabinet Officials: Farm Exports a Priority in NAFTA

Both U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue emphasized that the Trump administration has no intention of jeopardizing U.S. agricultural exports to Canada and Mexico, noting they have specific marching orders to pr... Read More

Cheyenne County Sheriff's office benefits from drug bust

Cheyenne County Sheriff John Jenson says his office will benefit from one of the vehicles seized during amajor drug bust by the WING Drug Task Force. Jenson said during the latter part of 2016, the WING Drug Task force, Cheyenne County Sheriff’s... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

Saturday scores INTERLEAGUE Final L.A. Angels 5 Miami 2 AMERICAN LEAGUE Final N-Y Yankees 3 Oakland 2 Final Toronto 3 Texas 1 Final Minnesota 5 Tampa Bay 3 Final Chi White Sox 3 Detroit 0 Final Boston 6 Seattle 0 Final Kansas City... Read More

Maryland eliminates Huskers from Big Ten Tournament

Bloomington, Ind. – The Nebraska baseball team (35-20-1) was eliminated from the Big Ten Tournament after dropping an 8-5 decision to Maryland at Bart Kaufman Field on Friday night. Sophomore right-hander Ethan Frazier made his fourth start and ... Read More

Elkhorn South Star to Walk On at Nebraska

Lincoln – University of Nebraska Coach Tim Miles announced Friday that Justin Costello will join the program as a walk-on for the 2017-18 season. Costello, a 6-foot-1, 180-pound guard, was a four-year starter for Elkhorn South and Coach Nolan Reill... Read More

Summer programs begin at Scotts Bluff National Monument

(GERING, NE) Scotts Bluff National Monument kicks off their summer programs on Memorial Day weekend. Blue skies, green grass and wildflowers; start the summer on this note of beauty. Come take a wild flower walk with Steven Rolfsmeier, Chadron Sta... Read More

Purple Color in Corn Seedlings: A Valid Concern Affecting Yields?

The rainy season in combination with a long period of unusual low temperatures are causing slow plant growth for all summer crops, including corn. Cold temperatures and saturated soils are not only affecting corn stands through uneven emergence and l... Read More

Autopsy confirms Bluffs man found in drainage canal died of hypothermia

Scottsbluff Police say an autopsy on the body of a man found the evening of April 29th near a drainage canal in Scottsbluff confirmed he died from hypothermia. Captain Brian Wasson says the autopsy showed intoxicants in the body of 45 year old Bil... Read More