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American Farm Bureau Strongly Endorses Perdue for USDA

WASHINGTON, D.C., January 18, 2017 – The following statement may be attributed to Zippy Duvall, President, American Farm Bureau Federation: “The nomination of former Georgia Governor Sonny Perd... Read More

Bluffs man passes away following fall from Deadwood hotel veranda

A Scottsbluff man has passed away following a New Year's Day accident at the Franklin Hotel in Deadwood. 64-year-old Tracy Ford was helping with the annual Deadwood Ball Drop on New Year's Eve. On Sunday, January 1st Ford was helping put away the ... Read More

NCTA Livestock Team judges at National Western

Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture livestock judging team members, from left, are Eleanor Aufdenkamp, North Platte; Braden Wilke, Columbus; and Emilye Vales, DeWitt. Vales placed 11th and Aufdenkamp tied for 12th in the National Western Livest... Read More

Early mountain snowpack levels good news for irrigators

The snow storms that have moved through our area during the holiday season and afterward have generated large amounts of snow in the mountains. KNEB meteorologist Don Day says the snow has been so heavy there shouldn't be much concern about irriga... Read More

Bluffs man convicted of drug distribution and false imprisonment going to prison

A 36 year old Scottsbluff man convicted of possessing meth for distribution and forcibly restraining  a woman in a local motel has been sentenced to four to five to five years in prison. Trevor Ballheim was sentenced by Judge Leo Doborovlny t... Read More

Bluffs man gets 4 to 6 years on meth distribution conviction

A 36-year-old Scottsbluff man convicted of possessing meth for distribution and forcibly restraining  a woman in a local motel has been sentenced to four to five to five years in prison. Trever Ballheim was sentenced by Judge Leo Dobrovolny to th... Read More News: January 18, 2017

Today on News; after having his trial date pushed back multiple times, the man accused of fatally stabbing his brother in Scottsbluff will stand trial beginning on February 21. Plus: Scottsbluff Police investigating a new wave of coun... Read More

USDA Expands Grasslands Conservation Program to Small-Scale Livestock Producers

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) Administrator Val Dolcini today announced USDA will accept over 300,000 acres in 43 states that were offered by producers during the recent ranking period for the Conservation Reserve Pr... Read More

Community invited to participate in developing EWC presidential profile

The Eastern Wyoming College Board of Trustees is beginning the search for a new president and are committed to offering the community opportunities to provide input. Members of the community are invited to participate in a community forum to provi... Read More

Regional West Cancer Treatment Center unveils new CT simulator

Regional West Foundation and Regional West Cancer Services hosted a public open house and ribbon-cutting at The Cancer Treatment Center and tours of the new Infusion Center on Tuesday evening.'s Ryan Murphy was in attendance, and gives you... Read More

USDA Announces $18.9 Million Available to Support Agricultural Education at 1890s Land-grant Institutions

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) today announced $18.9 million in funding for eligible 1890 land-grant colleges and universities to obtain or improve agricultural and food sciences faciliti... Read More