Scotts Bluff County Democrats elect new leadership

The Scotts Bluff County Democratic Party is proud to announce that two new officers have been elected to fulfill the terms of outgoing Chair Jeff Leanna and Treasurer Michelle Boydston. Stan Kontogian... Read More

US trade deficit in January falls 8.3 pct to $41.8 billion

WASHINGTON (AP) _ The U.S. trade deficit in January dropped sharply as both exports and imports fell. The Commerce Department says the deficit fell 8.3 percent to $41.8 billion in January, down from $45.6 billion in December. The shrinking trade g... Read More

Statement on Budget from John D. Floros, Director of K-State Research and Extension

MANHATTAN, Kan. – As explained in today’s statement from Kansas State University President Kirk Schulz, the Education Subcommittee of the Senate Committee on Ways and Means in the Kansas Legislature issued its recommendations yesterday for fiscal... Read More

Nebraska, Kansas & Colorado Continue Cooperation with Water Agreement

(Manhattan, Kan.) Today, reflecting the continued spirit of cooperation, Colorado, Kansas and Nebraska, along with the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, have reached an agreement that will ensure more certainty to the basin’s water users in both Nebraska... Read More

Nebraska Master Naturalist program offers 2015 training opportunities

Since 2010, Nebraska Master Naturalists have provided 22,000 plus hours in volunteer service and nature conservation, valued at over $490,000. Master Naturalists learn about Nebraska Ecosystems, plants, animals, interpretation and more. Program... Read More

HS Girls Basketball: State Class B - Scottsbluff vs Lincoln Pius X


Heineman fined in flap over NU Presidency application

Former Gov. Dave Heineman has agreed to pay $250 to the state for using public resources to announce that he was applying for University of Nebraska presidency. Heineman will make the payment as part of a settlement approved Friday by the Nebrask... Read More

Huskers poised for conference wrestling meet

The Nebraska wrestling team heads to Columbus, Ohio over the weekend for the Big Ten Championships at St. John Arena. The conference tournament begins on Saturday at 9 a.m. (CT) with the first session. Session II, also on Saturday, starts at 5 p.m... Read More

Overman: No county expenses for marijuana lawsuit trip to D.C.

Scotts Bluff County Sheriff Mark Overman says the county had no expenses when he traveled to Washington D.C for a Thursday news conference to announce that he is one of ten sheriffs from three states challenging the constitutionality of Colorado's ma... Read More

Windbreak Workshop Hosted by Nebraska Forest Service at Upper Big Blue NRD

The Upper Big Blue NRD and the Nebraska Forest Service will be hosting a free Windbreak Workshop on March 20, 2015, at the Upper Big Blue NRD Office in York from  9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon.   The York office is located at 105 N. Lincoln Avenue. &n... Read More

Pair pilfer $9,000 worth of panties from Wyoming store

Police say a man and woman have stolen more than $9,000 worth of women's undergarments from the J.C. Penney store in Cheyenne. Cheyenne Police spokesman Officer Dan Long says the shoplifters made off with just over 1,000 pairs of panties from the ... Read More