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Highway Construction to Begin on US-30 in Deuel County

Weather permitting, work is scheduled to begin August 23 on US-30, from Reference Post 87.39 to Reference Post 108.07, east of Chappell to the Deuel County line. Cozad based Paulsen, Inc.  has th... Read More

Scottsbluff natives among five new NSP troopers coming to panhandle

On Friday, the 58th Basic Recruit Class of the Nebraska State Patrol graduated at  the Rotunda of the Nebraska State Capitol. Remarks were provided by Governor Pete Ricketts, Attorney General  Doug Peterson, and Major Russ Stanczyk, Acting S... Read More

HS softball scores from Friday

Gering and Scottsbluff both opened the high school softball season with road games on Friday. Gering finishes 2-1 at Aurora Tournament Gering 7, Aurora 6...Kaetlyn Todd finished 4-4 with two runs scored, Delany Dean went 3-6 with two RBI, while... Read More

Rural residents advised to mark land not available to eclipse visitors

Scotts Bluff County Chief Deputy Troy Brown says rural residents worried about trespassing on their property need to get the land marked and signed so eclipse visitors know they are not welcome. Brown says if people are trespassing on your propert... Read More

Roberts, McCaskill Discuss Protecting Nation's Food Supply

Two U.S. senators from Kansas and Missouri say an emphasis on protecting the nation's food supply has waned since the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks and it's time to make the issue a priority again. Sen. Claire McCaskill, a Democrat from Missouri, and... Read More

Lexington Knocks Off Scottsbluff

Lexington-Lexington opened up the season with a 4-0 victory over Scottsbluff on Friday. The Minutemaids scratched across single runs in the 3rd and fourth innings and then put the game away with two more runs in the bottom of the 6th. Makenna Johnson... Read More News: August 18, 2017

Today on News: U.S. Senator Deb Fischer hosts another round of listening sessions Two Nebraska women vying to become next 12th Judicial District Judge  RWMC gearing up for any and all scenarios ahead of Monday's eclipse Chabell... Read More

West Nile Virus Confirmed in Kansas Horse

MANHATTAN, Kan. — The Kansas Department of Agriculture Division of Animal Health (KDA–DAH) was notified in August by the Kansas State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory that a horse in Reno County has tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV). The... Read More

Andrea Miller and Lea Wroblewski finalists for 12th District Judgeship

It only took the Judicial Nominating Commission a few hours to select their finalists to forward to Governor Pete Ricketts to fill the judge vacancy for the 12th Judicial District. Andrea Miller of Simmons Olsen Law Firm and Lea Wroblewski of Lega... Read More

Aug. 18, 2017

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 3.10 (+0.01) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 3.10 (+0.01) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 3.10 (+0.01) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 3.64 (Steady) New Alliance / Alliance – 3.64 (Steady) Frenchman Val... Read More

Huskers Nearing Close of Training Camp

Lincoln, Neb. --- The Nebraska football team continued to work through its final week of training camp Friday morning, practicing inside Memorial Stadium for two and a half hours in full pads. Head Coach Mike Riley spoke to the media following ... Read More