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Illinois lawmakers consider letting farmers grow hemp

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Lawmakers in Springfield have been considering a bill that would allow Illinois farmers to grow industrial hemp. The (Springfield) State Journal-Register reports (http://... Read More

NBA Scores

Sunday's Scores NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION PLAYOFFS= WOMEN'S NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION= Final Connecticut 97 Chicago 79 Final Seattle 94 Indiana 70 Final Minnesota 80 San Antonio 66  ...... Read More

Memorial day activities and programs planned throughout the county

Fairview Cemetery, Scottsbluff         -        -        -        -        9:00 am   Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery, Scottsbluff      -        -        11:00 am   Western NE ... Read More

Huskers Qualify 18 For Nationals

AUSTIN, Texas - The Nebraska track and field team clinched nine more bids to the NCAA Championships on the third and final day of the NCAA West Preliminary Round at Mike A. Myers Stadium on Saturday. The Huskers finished with a total of 18 natio... Read More

Saturday's legion baseball scores

Here's the scores from the diamond on Saturday. Gering Seniors Tournament Gering 6, Sidney 5.....Chris Palomo 2-3, HR, 3 runs, 2 RBI at the plate and Dalton Scott went 6 innings with 9 strikeouts and picked up the win. Gering 6, Bridgeport 3... Read More

Fischer says crop insurance education crucial to fighting budget cuts

U.S. Senator Deb Fischer of Nebraska says rural senators have to do a better job of educating their urban counterparts on why funding for things like crop insurance saves the country money. Fischer told KNEB News crop insurance cannot take another... 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

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