Hughes to resign from Nebraska Wheat Board

Hughes was appointed to NWB in 2006, and reappointed for a second term in 2011. In that time he has represented NWB and Nebraska’s wheat farmers on a national and global level. He’s participated i... Read More

Monument Summit Road open evenings this weekend

The Summit Road at Scotts Bluff National Monument will be open, weather permitting, from 4:30 pm to 8:00 pm on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday this weekend so visitors may view the holiday lights of the surrounding area. Entrance fees will not be charge... Read More

Alliance man charged with robbery of Scottsbluff woman

A 30 year old Alliance man has been arrested for the robbery of a Scottsbluff woman in her home this past Sunday. Ernest Cabello is charged with robbery and use of a firearm to commit a felony. Court documents say the victim told Scottsbluff Poli... Read More

 Grassroots Effort to Stop Second Beef Checkoff Assessment Successful

LINCOLN – Nebraska Cattlemen today released the following statement regarding U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack’s announcement to withdraw his plan to create a second beef checkoff assessment under the 1996 generic act. “Over the yea... Read More

Nine CSC cross country runners honored by RMAC

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Nine Chadron State College men's and women's cross country student-athletes have been named to the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference All-Academic teams. Rebecca Volf, a junior from Wood River, Neb., is a first team selec... Read More

Vehicle slides off 10th Street just short of river bridge

There were no injuries Friday morning when a minivan slipped over the edge of the northbound 10th Street river bridge in Terrytown. Scotts Bluff County Sheriff's Deputy Dave Ojeda says 47 year old Maria Favela of Gering was traveling northbound on... Read More

CSC men to host basketball clinic

The Chadron State College men’s basketball team is hosting a Christmas basketball clinic Monday and Tuesday at the Chicoine Center. The camp, which costs $35, is open to boys and girls in third through eighth grade. Payments may be made to CSC M... Read More

Huskers hand out football awards

Senior I-back Ameer Abdullah led the way in team awards announced on Thursday. Abdullah was named the overall Team Most Valuable Player for the second straight year, and also earned Offensive MVP honors. Abdullah was also selected as the winner of th... Read More

Mead criticized by Goshen County GOP

Thirty-three members of the Goshen County Republican Party have signed a letter that rebukes Republican Gov. Matt Mead for not doing more to fight same-sex marriage in Wyoming. The letter also calls on GOP officeholders to heed the Wyoming Republ... Read More

Ag education program targets urban users

Omaha, Neb. – Consumers are becoming more involved in food choices and urban gardening. Farmer’s markets number more than 8,100 nationwide, nearly doubling over the past five years, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Community le... Read More

NHL Scores

NHL Thursday's Games= Florida 2, Philadelphia 1, SO Pittsburgh 1, Colorado 0, OT Carolina 4, Toronto 1 Washington 5, Columbus 4, OT Anaheim 2, Montreal 1 Los Angeles 6, St. Louis 4 San Jose 4, Edmonton 3 Friday's Games= Tampa Bay at New... Read More