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Scotts Bluff County Corrections Director gives notice of retirement

Scotts Bluff County officials confirm that Corrections Director Ron Johns informed them Wednesday he is retiring, effective June 1st. County Management Accountant Jerry Crable told KNEB News Johns ... Read More

Huskers Head to Virginia Tech for ACC/Big Ten Challenge

The Nebraska women's basketball team will square off with Virginia Tech in the 2016 ACC/Big Ten Challenge in Blacksburg, Va., on Thursday, Dec. 1. The Huskers learned their matchup in the 10th annual conference challenge series when the Big Ten an... Read More

Final preparations being made for Westmoor Pool opening

The Scottsbluff Parks and Recreation Department is gearing up for a busy summer. Earlier this week, staff began filling up Westmoor Pool for the summer season. Recreation Supervisor Trinity Burgner says this year, the pool will open on Friday, Ju... Read More

Minnesota and Land O’Lakes, Inc. Announce Public-Private Partnership to Improve Water Quality

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) _ The state of Minnesota and Land O'Lakes announced a partnership Wednesday to improve water quality in farm country, leveraging the farmer-owned cooperative's retail network to help expand a state program that encourages farmers to ... Read More

It's Official: PenAir Coming to Scottsbluff

Beginning this Fall, Alaska based PenAir will be the Essential Air Service carrier serving Western Nebraska Regional Airport with flights to and from Denver. Airport Manager Darwin Skelton told KNEB News they just got the news Wednesday afternoon.... Read More

Gov. Ricketts Urges Nebraskans To Drive Safely Over Holiday Weekend

Today, Governor Pete Ricketts joined Nebraska law enforcement and safety officials to urge Nebraskans to drive safely during the upcoming Memorial Day holiday weekend.  At the news conference, the Governor highlighted three initiatives to help encou... Read More

Nebraska's Hannah Huston finishes third on

A Lincoln schoolteacher has finished third on "The Voice," NBC's singing contest. Hannah Huston (HYOO'-stuhn) lost Tuesday night to former child actress Alisan Porter and runner-up Adam Wakefield. Celebrity coaches aided the competing singers on ... Read More

(AUDIO) Nebraska Extension Offers Updated Publication on Managing Cattle to Avoid Heat Stress

As cattlemen plan for the summer months, they need to understand and develop plans to deal with heat and humidity. They may need to consider some guidelines to help them reduce additional stress on cattle during these events and incorporate some of t... Read More

Gering has walk-off win in season opener(With Audio)

It looked like the Platte Valley Companies crowd might go home disappointed Tuesday night.  The home team gave up a run to Chadron in the top half of the seventh inning and trailed 3-2 heading to its final at bat, but a one out walk-off single by Au... Read More

SWBC announces layoffs of 35  employees

SWBC has announced Wednesday they have laid off 35 of their 327 local employees, a 10.7% reduction. Media representative Lisa Pinto told KNEB News  the layoffs will take place over the next 90 days and involve all ranks of employees. Pinto says t... Read More

(AUDIO) Livestock Crisis Management Seminar Offered

Livestock producers will have the chance to create crisis management plans at an upcoming event. The Livestock Crisis Management Seminar is being hosted by We Support Agriculture on June 14 in Kearney. “So, this idea originally stems from our co... Read More