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Sponsors needed for additional entries in Old West Balloon Fest

In the past 10 days, another six balloons have been secured for next Saturday's Old West Balloon Festival Re-Inflated, and organizers are still looking for more sponsors. Event Co-Chair Becky Horne... Read More

Huskers Open Season With Sweep of Tulsa

  Lincoln - The No. 5 Nebraska volleyball team began the 2015 season with a 25-22, 25-14, 25-16 sweep of Tulsa at the Nebraska Invite at the Bob Devaney Sports Center on Friday night before 8,028 fans. Annika Albrecht led the Huskers with... Read More

Gering drops opener to Hastings, finds plenty of building blocks

At the end of the day a loss is a loss, but first year Gering Head Coach Todd Ekart should find plenty of positives following his team's opening night 25-14 loss at home to Hastings. After an 0-9 season last year finding some early success was goi... Read More

Bearcats dominate Lexington in opener, 41-0

The Scottsbluff Bearcats are off and running for the 2015 high school football season.  The Cats rushed for 485 yards on 50 carries en route to a 41-0 win over visiting Lexington Friday night at Bearcat Stadium. Junior Max Mason lead the ground a... Read More

Deere Unveils New 9RX Series

The line includes seven models - four in "ag" trim and three scraper machines. The four ag models are the 9470RX, 9520RX, 9570RX and 9620RX with the model number denoting engine horsepower. Three models - the 9470RX, 9520RX and 9570RX are available i... Read More

EPA: Clean water rule in effect despite court ruling

WASHINGTON (AP) _ The Environmental Protection Agency says it is going forward with a new federal rule to protect small streams, tributaries and wetlands, despite a court ruling that blocked the measure in 13 central and Western states. The EPA sa... Read More

High speed chase suspect has case bound over to District Court

A 25 year old Scottsbluff man who led authorities on a high speed chase through Wyoming and Scotts Bluff County was back in court Friday afternoon. Joshua Jaso was arrested on August 14th after reaching speeds exceeding 100 m.p.h. He is charged wi... Read More

4th Congressional Hearing Planned on Colorado Mine Blowout

DENVER (AP) _ A fourth congressional hearing is planned on the release of tainted wastewater from a Colorado gold mine that affected three states. The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee announced Friday it plans a hearing on Sept. 16. ... Read More

Banner Health announces joint administrator for southern Wyoming hospitals

Banner Health announced Friday that Platte County Memorial Hospital Chief Executive Officer Shelby Nelson has been named executive officer of Banner’s southern Wyoming operations. In this new role, Nelson will lead an executive team that will be re... Read More

RWMC Chief Financial Officer resigning

KNEB News has learned that Regional West Medical Center Chief Financial Officer David Griffiths is resigning. Griffiths announced the resignation at the Regional West Health Services Board meeting Thursday evening, indicating it will be effective ... Read More

Senator Al Davis has faith in voters in death penalty decision

Earlier this week, enough signatures were collected to allow voters to decide whether or not the death penalty should be used in Nebraska. The move comes months after the Nebraska Legislature overrode Governor Pete Rickett's veto to repeal the dea... Read More