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Huskers Hang On to Edge Creighton

Omaha, Neb. - The Nebraska softball team posted its fifth straight win over Creighton on Tuesday, scoring early before holding on for a 5-4 win over the Bluejays on a cold and wet night at the CU Sp... Read More

Names and charges released in Regional Drug Task Forces major drug sweep

The U.S. Attorney's Office says a cooperative effort Tuesday between two regional drug task forces has led to the arrest of eleven individuals. The charges vary from Conspiracy to Distribute Methamphetamine, Possession of a Controlled Substance wi... Read More News: April 25, 2017

Today on News: The Gering City Council approves $78,000 in Keno funding requests North Platte NRD concerned about current legislative bill in the Nebraska Unicameral Sentencing for October fatal accident postponed (again) Bill B... Read More

Trump Slaps Tariff on Canadian Softwood Lumber and Possibly Dairy

The Trump administration moved Monday to impose a 20 percent tariff on softwood lumber entering the United States from Canada, escalating an intensifying trade dispute between the two countries. The president announced the decision during a gather... Read More

Ricketts says he

Governor Ricketts said today he does not support a bill passed by lawmakers that would eliminate the state’s two-year waiting period for felons to vote. The measure would let them vote as soon as they complete their sentences, including any parole ... Read More

Sasse to New Agriculture Secretary:

Today, shortly after Sonny Perdue was sworn in as the U.S. Agriculture Secretary, U.S. Senator Ben Sasse invited the new secretary to Nebraska and urged him to "be a champion for free trade" inside the administration. "As you assume your new posit... Read More

SWBC Career Fair Thursday seeking to hire 25 part-time people

SWBC is looking to hire 25 or more part-time Payment Reminder Services Representatives during a Career Fair from 2-7 Thursday at their Scottsbluff office across from the Harms Center. Call center experience is preferred and offers will be made onsite... Read More

Sonny Perdue Sworn in as 31st U.S. Secretary of Agriculture

Sonny Perdue was sworn in as the 31st U.S. Secretary of Agriculture by fellow Georgian and Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court Clarence Thomas in a brief ceremony today at the Supreme Court building.  The U.S. Senate confirmed Secretary Perd... Read More

2016 fire prompts need for burn education to Goshen County residents

Providing immediate, correct medical care to a person who has suffered burns to his body can greatly impact how bad the person’s injuries are including whether he or she survives. With that knowledge, leaders at Community Hospital in Torrington ... Read More

WNCC baseball game moved to Wednesday

The Western Nebraska Community College baseball game that was slated for Thursday, April 27 has been moved to Wednesday, April 26 against McCook Community College. The one, 9-inning game will begin at 2 p.m. The Empire Conference contest is importan... Read More

WNCC softball will host Lamar in Region IX first round on Sunday

The Western Nebraska Community College softball team will open the Region IX tournament on Sunday at 12 noon when they host Lamar Community College in a best of three series. WNCC and Lamar will play two games on Sunday with an if-necessary game on M... Read More