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Cause of Monday morning Gering fuel fire unknown

A potential disaster was averted in Gering Monday morning after an explosion and fire at a bulk fuel station was quickly extinguished on it's own. Gering Firefighters were dispatched to 7th Street ... Read More

PADD Director retires, moves to new chapter in life

The Director of the Panhandle Area Development District has retired from that position, but he will still be working on a part-time basis for another area agency. Chuck Karpf retired from PADD effective June 30th but he told KNEB  News he will no... Read More

Traders Recall the Buzz as Famed Pit Trading Ends

Pete Meegan had every intention of going back to college, but then he got a summer job in the Chicago trading pits and fell in love with the ``roar'' of the floor, the excitement  of ``4,000 people yelling, `Buy! Buy! Buy!''' and decided no more cl... Read More

Nebraska Game and Parks to consider early teal season dates

The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will consider 2015 early teal season dates at its meeting this month in Sidney. Commissioners will consider September 5th-20 for Low Plains and September 12th through 20th for High Plains when they convene on... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

INTERLEAGUE Pittsburgh 5 Cleveland 3 ^Sunday's Games= Tampa Bay 8, N.Y. Yankees 1 Toronto 10, Detroit 5 Boston 5, Houston 4 Baltimore 9, Chicago White Sox 1 Kansas City 3, Minnesota 2 Seattle 2, Oakland 1 L.A. Angels 12, Texas 6 Monday'... Read More

Feds Plan to Update Regs on Biotechnology

The White House on Thursday announced a one-year plan to update federal regulations overseeing the biotechnology industry. In a memo to USDA, the Food and Drug Administration and the Environmental Protection Agency, the White House stated that a rev... Read More

Short-lived tornado damages rural Morrill farmstead

A short-lived tornado damaged a rural Morrill farmstead Sunday afternoon. Shane Trompke told KNEB News that his wife's grandparents' farmstead was damaged around 5 p.m. Sunday. The farmstead is located about a mile northwest of Morrill. An o... Read More

Heavy rains flood areas south of Mitchell - again

For the second time in less than three weeks, areas south of Mitchell are flooding. Flash flooding closed South Mitchell road between Mitchell and Highway 92 Sunday evening. This section of road was closed on June 16th after heavy rains flooded th... Read More

Lightning knocks out power in Gering; Hail, 90 MPH winds pound other areas

Residents of western Nebraska were surveying the damage Sunday evening after several powerful thunderstorms brought all kinds of severe weather to the region Sunday afternoon. The first storms of the day formed in Box Butte and Morrill counties, w... Read More

Riding groups booted from Frontier Days pre-rodeo show

In an effort to retain customers, Frontier Days officials are swapping out local riding groups with educational videos in their pre-rodeo show this year. The Wyoming Tribune Eagle reports Frontier Days Chief Executive Tom Hirsig says the decisio... Read More

Concerns over US winter wheat may boost low crop prices

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) _ Concerns about the quantity and quality of the U.S. winter wheat crop and an El Nino weather pattern blamed for dry conditions in other wheat producing nations have sparked a recent run up in wheat prices. Normally, the flood ... Read More