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Trump Team: Bayer to Boost Investment with Monsanto

The Trump transition team says Bayer will boost US investment and keep all of the company's existing jobs in the US after completing its planned $57B takeover of Monsanto. Trump spokesman Sean Spic... Read More

Area high school basketball results, schedule

We'll have high school basketball coverage tonight on KNEB as Scottsbluff plays a girls and boys doubleheader at Chadron. Coverage will start on KNEB AM 960, 100.3 FM, and kneb.com at approximately 5:15. Also tonight Alliance hosts Gordon-Rushvill... Read More

Brehm: Town hall meeting needs to have specifics on Hot Springs changes

Scotts Bluff County Veterans Service Officer John Brehm is hoping veterans will get specifics this evening on what kind of community outpatient clinic will be located in Hot Springs following the announcement last month about changes at the facility.... Read More

Angus Foundation Heifer and Featured Packages Raised More Than $265,000 for Youth, Education & Research

The Angus Foundation Heifer Package has been the premier fundraiser for the Angus Foundation to generate funds for Angus youth, education and research efforts. Generous Angus breeders from across the country stepped up as buyers on Wednesday, Jan. 11... Read More

Cattlemen Call on U.S. Senate to Confirm Scott Pruitt as EPA Administrator

WASHINGTON (Jan. 17, 2017) The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association today sent a letter to the U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works expressing strong support for the nomination of Scott Pruitt to be Administrator of the Environm... Read More

Huskers Host Buckeyes Wednesday Night at PBA

The Nebraska men's basketball team returns home for an important Big Ten matchup Wednesday evening, as the Huskers host the Ohio State Buckeyes. A limited number of tickets remain for Wednesday's game for as low as $10 by visiting Huskers.com/tick... Read More

Bluffs man accused in New Year's Eve murder makes first court appearance

A  64-year-old Scottsbluff man charged with the murder of 48-year-old Melissa May of Scottsbluff made his first court appearance Tuesday in Scotts Bluff County Court. Lucio Munoz is charged with first degree murder and use of a weapon to commit a fe... Read More

Tom Vilsack to Take Helm of U.S. Dairy Export Council-Former USDA Secretary to Serve as President and CEO

ARLINGTON, Va., January 17, 2017 – The U.S. Dairy Export Council (USDEC) today announced that former U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack will join the organization as president and CEO, effective Feb. 1, 2017. USDEC is a non-profit... Read More

Grain Marketing Workshop Set for Columbus

A free grain marketing workshop will be held on February 6th at Pinnacle Bank (east), Columbus, from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. This workshop will assist grain producers with developing marketing plans to fit their operation. With the lower commodity pri... Read More

Scottsbluff council to consider joint purchase of land for industrial park

The Scottsbluff city council Tuesday  evening will consider making a final decision on partnering with the city of Gering on the purchase of 83 acres on the east edge of Gering for an industrial site. The Gering council has already agreed to the ... Read More

Study Tracks ‘Memory’ of Soil Moisture

The top 2 inches of topsoil on all of Earth’s landmasses contains an infinitesimal fraction of the planet’s water — less than one-thousandth of a percent. Yet because of its position at the interface between the land and the atmosphere, tha... Read More