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Husker Men fall at MSU

East Lansing, Mich. – Tai Webster posted his first career double-double with 19 points and 10 rebounds, but a 15-3 Michigan State run to close the first half proved to be too much in the Spartans’... Read More News: February 23, 2017

Today on News: Winter storm blankets the region with upwards of two feet of snow; communities digging out Bayard Elementary students acting "fishy" amidst hands on science project in partnership with Nebraska Game and Parks Commission... Read More

Nebraska senator renews quest to ban mountain lion hunting

Nebraska's longest-serving senator is once again trying to outlaw mountain lion hunting, describing the animals as majestic and no threat to humans. Sen. Ernie Chambers of Omaha argued in a committee hearing Thursday that lawmakers never should h... Read More

Precision Ag Makes Farming More Sustainable, Profitable

Lincoln, Neb. — Farmers have numerous sources of technology and data available to use in their operations, but many producers struggle with what kind and how much technology they need.  Understanding which technologies and datasets are important... Read More

Drone project pushes GHS into Top Ten Finalists in Samsung contest

Out of 51 state winners, Gering High School has been named one of ten National Finalists in the Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Contest, a program that encourages teachers and students to solve real-world issues in their community using classroom skills i... Read More

Alliance the snow capital of the panhandle with 22

The KNEB studios have received 13 inches of snow, wand while that may be a lot, other comunities in the region have received much more.  Alliance as of 1:30 had received 22" of snow, Wheatland 20", Torrington 14" , Melbeta and Bayard 10" and Bridgep... Read More

HS basketball postseason games being rescheduled

The massive winter storm hitting the Panhandle is now forcing more changes to the high school basketball postseason schedule. Here's what we know so far. Girls C2-6 District Championship Hemingford vs. Cambridge at Creek Valley High School has... Read More

WNCC softball picks up two wins

NORFOLK – Jasmine Wessel and Lauren Oxford each had two home runs and the Western Nebraska Community College softball team combined for 26 runs and 32 hits in taking a doubleheader from Northeast Community College Wednesday evening in Norfolk. Oxf... Read More

Alliance Council approves redevelopment plan for new hotel

This week the Alliance City Council approved Tax Increment Financing (TIF)  on a redevelopment plan for the area on Highway 385 between Westco and Pepsi, where Alliance Lodging LLC plans to build a new hotel. Interim City Manager Rick Kuckkahn sa... Read More

USDA Offers First Forecast for Spring Planting

USDA projects soybean acres will grow to 88 million acres planted this spring, up 4.6 million acres from last year, while corn planting will be 90 million acres, down 4 million from last year. In a broader perspective, USDA projects farmers will hav... Read More

HS basketball scoreboard: Gering, Scottsbluff girls teams beaten at districts

Here's the rundown of the high school basketball action from the postseason on Wednesday night. Girls B6 District Tournament Sidney 72, Scottsbluff 57...Top seeded Lady Raiders earn a spot in the district title game with the double digit win. A... Read More