US Cattle-On-Feed Down 1 Percent

From feedlot surveys, USDA estimated cattle and calves on feed for slaughter market in the United States for feedlots with capacity of 1,000 or more head totaled 10.1 million head on Oct. 1, 2014. The... Read More

Scottsbluff enters playoffs with big win against Alliance

The Scottsbluff Bearcats had just the right balance of offense and defense Friday night in Alliance closing out their regular football season with a 45-14 win against the Bulldogs. The win moved district champ Scottsbluff's record to 8-1 on the se... Read More

Alliance debt declining

Alliance City Manager J.D. Cox says he is taking issue with public comments that have been posted in social media about the city going further in debt. Cox says just the opposite is true. Cox says in 2008 that city had a debt service of 12 mill... Read More

Regional West Takes Steps to “Be Prepared” for Ebola

Since the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed the first travel-associated case of Ebola to be diagnosed in the United States on September 30, Regional West’s Administration, Infection Control and Emergency Management staff have bee... Read More

Producers discuss latest research at Purina Animal Nutrition Cattle VIP events

Shoreview, Minn. – Nearly 1,000 U.S. cattle producers and industry leaders gathered at the Purina Animal Nutrition Center in 2014 for a series of educational and networking events hosted by Purina Animal Nutrition. In total, six Cattle VIP even... Read More

Woman arraigned on felony theft charge

A 42 year old woman charged with felony theft following a Nebraska State Patrol investigation regarding an internal theft of money from Marketing Consultants and Paradise Carwash in Scottsbluff was arraigned in Scotts Bluff County District Court Frid... Read More

Man charged with felony child abuse arraigned in District Court

A 25 year old Scottsbluff man accused in the severe beating and bruising of his girlfriend's three year old daughter was arraigned in Scotts Bluff County District Court Friday. Cody Olbricht entered a not guilty plea to a class 2 felony charge of ... Read More

October 24, 2014

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney, 5.26 (-0.11) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport, 5.26 (-0.11) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman, 5.26 (-0.11) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford, 5.02 (-0.08) Frenchman Valley Co-Op/Kimball, 5.20 (-0.11) West Plains LLC/Gering, 5.24 (-0.11) ... Read More

Regional sporting goods chain to locate in former Wal-Mart building at Monument Mall

RockStep Capital, the new owner of the Monument Mall, announced Friday Dunham's Sports, a regional sporting goods store with over 200 stores in 19 states, will locate a 41,000 foot store in the old Wal-Mart building on the north end of the Monument M... Read More

Mountain lion killed by landowner near Chadron

Authorities say a young female mountain lion has been killed on a ranch south of Chadron in the Nebraska Panhandle. The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission said in a news release Friday that the animal was shot in the ranch's yard near the landowne... Read More

Huskers picked 17th in preseason poll

Nebraska was picked as the preseason No. 17 team in the country among the College Sports Madness Top 44 women's basketball programs on Thursday, Oct. 23. The Huskers return four starters from last season's Big Ten Tournament championship team that... Read More