New Consortium Launched to Conserve Monarch Butterfly Habitat in Iowa

AMES, Iowa — Enhancing the monarch butterfly’s habitat in rural and urban Iowa is the goal of a new, broad-based statewide effort. The Iowa Monarch Conservation Consortium, established thr... Read More

Early morning fire destroys rural Bushnell home

A rural Bushnell home was destroyed in an early morning fire Monday. Bushnell Fire Chief Dave Miller told KNEB News the three residents of the home were able to evacuate, and there were no injuries. The call came in just before 6 a.m. Monday mo... Read More

Wyoming releases 2025 football schedule

Home games in three of the season’s first four weeks highlight the University of Wyoming’s 2015 football campaign, as the Mountain West office announced the conference’s complete schedule on Monday. Game times and television coverage will be an... Read More

HS Girls Basketball: B-6 District - Scottsbluff vs Sidney


European Union Gives Power to Ban GM Crop Cultivation

BRUSSELS (AP) _ The European Union is giving member states the power to ban the cultivation of genetically-modified crops even if they have been approved by the bloc's food safety authority. The 28 EU member states on Monday approved the rule that n... Read More

Nebraska winner-take-all bill clears first-round vote

An effort to reinstate the winner-take-all system in presidential elections has cleared a first-round vote in Nebraska's Legislature. Lawmakers voted 31-17 on Monday to advance the bill through the first of three required votes. Supporters of the ... Read More

Scottsbluff vandalism spreads to area homes

On Saturday night, more than 40 vehicles in Scottsbluff were reportedly shot at by vandals using a B.B. gun. Now, there have been several homes that have sustained damage as a result to this latest crime spree. The areas in red were the neighb... Read More

Kokesh earns top seed at tourney

Five Huskers earned top-five pre-seeds for this weekend’s Big Ten Championships when the conference announced them on Monday. Senior Robert Kokesh, a two-time All-American, leads Nebraska with the top spot at 174 pounds. Kokesh holds a perfect 3... Read More

Forest Service 'Champion' Recognized for Corps Program Leadership

WASHINGTON, March 2, 2015 – The Partnership for the 21st Century Conservation Service Corps recently recognized a Forest Service employee as a 2015 "21CSC Champion of the Year" for her outstanding contributions in connecting people to the land. ... Read More

Williams wins conference award

After a victorious Masters Classic win over the weekend, the Nebraska women’s gymnastics team earned its sixth weekly honor this season as freshman Grace Williams captured Big Ten Freshman of the Week, announced by the conference Monday. William... Read More

Gering girl recovering at Denver hospital following fatal accident

A ten year old Gering girl has been flown to Children's Hospital in Denver for teatment of injuries from a fatal accident Sunday morning that killed her grandmother. Madison Hill was in the back seat of a car driven by her 35 year old mother Brand... Read More