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Head to Lincoln, Neb., for a Cattlemen’s Boot Camp

Cattle producers, mark your calendars. A Cattlemen’s Boot Camp will be hosted Sept. 21-22 at the Animal Science Complex on the University of Nebraska’s East Campus in Lincoln, Neb. The educatio... Read More

Gering, Bridgeport pick up postseason wins

Gering Platte Valley Companies rallied yesterday for a 9-7 win over Ogallala on day one of the Class B Area 7 Tournament in Chadron. Things didn't look good early as Gering trailed 6-2 after three and a half innings. Gering then put together tw... Read More

Director of detention center equine program fired

Scotts Bluff County has fired the director of the equine program at the county's detention center. Board Chair Mark Masterton told KNEB News Saturday Steve Smith was fired Thursday for personnel issues that had nothing to do with a Nebraska State ... Read More

Scottsbluff man only western Nebraska delegate at Democratic National Convention

Scottsbluff resident Jeff Leanna will be heading to Philadelphia as western Nebraska’s only delegate to the Democratic National Convention. In fact, he is the only delegate elected west of the Lexington, NE area. This will be Leanna’s fourth n... Read More

Companies Will Wait for GMO Labeling Rules

Rules for labeling foods made with genetically modified organisms (GMO) will be drafted by USDA and food companies are waiting to see what the rules will look like before modifying their existing labeling policies. "We look forward to reviewing the ... Read More

Out of state firms recruiting Wyoming mine workers

Out-of-state mining companies looking for workers are finding fertile recruiting ground in Campbell County. About 600 coal miners in the county have been laid off this year because of the downturn in Wyoming's energy industry. Colorado-based New... Read More

TPP On Agenda for Obama Confab With Mexico's President

Trade issues, including the controversial Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement, are expected to be high on the agenda when President Barack Obama meets Mexico's Enrique Pena Nieto on Friday. "I would anticipate that the two leaders will s... Read More

Nebraska unemployment rate remains one of lowest in nation

Nebraska's unemployment rate stayed at 3% for the 13th straight month in June, keeping the state #3 in the nation behind South Dakota at 2.7% and New Hampshire at 2.8%. The national rate for just was 4.9%. The Scottsbluff Micropolitan Statistical ... Read More

(AUDIO) Spring Weather Brought Crop Damage And So Could Summer Heat

The 2016 growing season brought several crop damaging weather events. Not all areas impacted across the state, but summer heat can be just as worrisome. Spring storms brought flooding, wind and hail – all taking their tole on fields. Dr. Roger E... Read More

Updated schedule for B-7 Legion Tournament, Bridgeport at C-7

After opening night of the Class B Area 7 legion baseball tournament was rained out in Chadron there have been a few adjustments to the schedule. The first game of the tournament will take place Saturday morning at ten with top seed Chadron playin... Read More

(AUDIO) Kingsley Dam and Lake McConaughy Turns 75

The Kingsley Dam and Lake McConaughy are having their 75 anniversary of completion on July 23. Several different activities are taking place to celebrate. A dinner was held on Friday night to kick off the festivities. In attendance were two women... Read More