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NCBA/PLC Support Confirmation of Rep. Zinke for Secretary of Interior

The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association and the Public Lands Council released the following statements today in support of the confirmation of Congressman Ryan Zinke (R-Mont.) for the Secretary of... Read More

United Way of Western Nebraska at 80% of its goal

The United Way of Western Nebraska is at 80% of its goal and needs to raise approximately $76,000 to meet its $371,000 target . Executive Director Steph Black says they are still optimistic about reaching their figure with  two pacesetters yet tw... Read More

Police Report: Naranjo arrested after passing out in McDonald's parking lot

Details are emerging on how the man who led Scotts Bluff County authorities on a high speed pursuit last month was arrested in Denver. 21-year-old Juan Naranjo was found unresponsive in a vehicle in a McDonald's parking lot on East Colfax in the e... Read More

One Seed Company Pres says Dow-DuPont Merger is Good for the Midwest

Tom Burrus, president of Burrus Hybrids, a seed corn, soybean and alfalfa marketer in the Midwest, believes the merger of Dow and DuPont is good for American agriculture. “Combining the two companies, which have R&D capabilities that complem... Read More

Senator Fischer delivers weekly Republican address

This weekend, U.S. Senator Deb Fischer (R-Neb.) delivered the weekly Republican address to the nation. Senator Fischer discussed the Senate’s passage this week of the resolution paving the way to repeal ObamaCare. You can watch her address below... Read More

WNCC women fall to Lamar

The Western Nebraska Community College women’s basketball shot just 18 percent in the second half and fell to Lamar Community College 64-58 in a South sub-region contest Saturday afternoon at Cougar Palace. The loss snaps a four-game winning strea... Read More

Western Nebraska Community College Foundation Receives $25,000 Grant

Western Nebraska Community College announced today that it has received a $25,000 grant from First National Bank Scottsbluff Branch. The grant will support scholarships for the Powerline Construction & Maintenance program....... Read More

WNCC men top No. 11 Lamar in overtime

The Western Nebraska Community College men’s basketball team got key defensive stops and clutch free throw shooting by Vinnie Shahid down the stretch to upend No. 11 Lamar Community College 71-69 in overtime Saturday afternoon at Cougar Palace in a... Read More

Supreme Court to Hear WOTUS Case

OMAHA (DTN) -- The U.S. Supreme Court will hear a legal challenge as to whether an appeals court in Cincinnati is the proper venue for a number of lawsuits filed on the waters of the United States, or WOTUS, rule. On Friday, the high court ruled... Read More

NFL Scores

NFL DIVISIONAL PLAYOFFS Saturday's Games Atlanta 36, Seattle 20 New England 34, Houston 16 Sunday' Games Green Bay 34, Dallas 31 Pittsburgh 18, Kansas City 16 CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIPS Sunday, Jan. 22 NFC Green Bay at Atlanta, ... Read More

NBA Scores

Sunday's Games Dallas 98, Minnesota 87 Atlanta 111, Milwaukee 98 Toronto 116, New York 101 Houston 137, Brooklyn 112 Chicago 108, Memphis 104 Oklahoma City 122, Sacramento 118 Detroit 102, L.A. Lakers 97 Monday's Games Atlanta at New Y... Read More