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House Speaker Promises Regulation Relief in Next Congress

House Speaker Paul Ryan promises to provide regulatory relief during the next Congress. The Wisconsin Republican over the weekend used agriculture as an example of needing relief during a CBS 60 Mi... Read More

High School Basketball Scores

Monday's Scores By The Associated Press= BOYS BASKETBALL= North Platte St. Patrick's 57, Sandhills/Thedford 33 GIRLS BASKETBALL= Ansley-Litchfield 44, Arcadia-Loup City 35 North Platte St. Patrick's 48, Sandhills/Thedford 20 Omaha Roncalli 54,... Read More

NFBF President Calls on Governor, Legislature to Broaden Sales Tax Base to Reduce Property Taxes

The President of Nebraska’s largest general farm organization called on Gov. Pete Ricketts and members of the Nebraska Legislature to pass legislation initiating state tax reform that would broaden Nebraska’s sales tax base as a means to offset a... Read More

Commissioners revisiting need for detention center expansion

The Scotts Bluff County Commissioners have decided to re-evaluate  the need for a planned $11.6 million, 134 bed  expansion of the jail facility. The 25,000 square foot addition was being considered to alleviate overcrowding that has put the... Read More

Commissioners move forward on transit plan, Admin building remodel

The Scotts Bluff County commissioners have agreed to move forward with two proposed fixed routes for the Scotts Bluff County Public Transit program. The idea, which is funded mostly by federal and state funds with a 10% county match, received posi... Read More News: December 5, 2016

Today on News; Scottsbluff Fire Marshal Anthony Murphy says that a Terrytown trailer fire may not have been accidental. Also, community leaders seeking input for a couple of projects in Scottsbluff- including a community garden. In sports,... Read More

Whiteclay beer stores reapply for Nebraska liquor licenses

Four beer stores in Whiteclay are reapplying for licenses to sell alcohol in the unincorporated village next to South Dakota's Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. The Nebraska Liquor Control Commission received the applications late last week. In No... Read More

Nebraska Adds Donté Williams to Football Staff

Head Coach Mike Riley has filled the opening on the Nebraska football coaching staff by hiring Donté Williams as an assistant coach. Williams joins the Nebraska staff after spending the 2016 regular season on the defensive staff at the University... Read More

Scottsbluff Public Schools receives AdvancED Accreditation

The Scottsbluff Public School System Monday was presented a plaque signifying they have met the highest standards in their recent accreditation review. The AdvancED accreditation visit by the Nebraska Department of Education is done every five or ... Read More

Terrytown trailer fire

Authorities continue to investigate a trailer fire that started in Terrytown Sunday evening, and now say it may not be accidental. Fire crews were called to a home on McGuire Street around 6 p.m. Scottsbluff Rural Fire Chief Paul Reisig says th... Read More

Bayer and FaunaPhotonics Collaborate to Develop Sensor Technology for Monitoring Insects

 Bayer and FaunaPhotonics, Copenhagen, Denmark, have entered into a three-year research cooperation to develop new sensor solutions for improved monitoring of agricultural insect pests as well as non-target insects including beneficials. Efficient p... Read More