Scottsbluff man arrested for spring 2014 burglary

A 26 year old Scottsbluff man is being held on $100,000 bond with a ten percent cash provision after being charged with burglary Friday regarding items stolen last spring from an East Overland busines... Read More

Seton Hall edges Creighton by one...again

NEWARK, N.J. -- Angel Delgado's putback with 15.9 seconds left provided the winning margin as Seton Hall defeated Creighton 67-66 on Saturday afternoon in Newark, N.J. The win was the third straight game between the schools decided by one point, and ... Read More

Girls State Basketball Tournament to tipoff Thursday without Hemingford

A C2-6 District final loss, 53-to-49, to North Platte St. Pat's Saturday night in Sidney stung the Hemingford Bobcats, but it looked like the hurt would be soothed by a wild card bid to next weeks Girls State Basketball Tournament for the 21-3 team. ... Read More

Bill to change investigation, punishments of livestock cruelty cases

LINCOLN--Testimony at a public hearing Tuesday was equally divided on a bill that would change the way livestock cruelty cases are investigated and penalized. Legislative Bill 393, introduced by Sen. Ken Schilz of Ogallala, would do three things... Read More

Polar Plunge raises record $35,000 for Nebraska Special Olympics

The 4th annual Scotts Bluff County Polar Plunge blew all the previous records for participants and donating " out of the water". 143 participants, over 40% more than last year, took part in jumping into the frigid North Platte River at Riverside P... Read More

Kansas State University's Everest and Danby are top Kansas planted wheats

Kansas Wheat Alliance varieties continue to be the leading hard red winter and hard white wheat varieties planted in the state of Kansas. Both developed by Kansas State University, the top hard red winter wheat was Everest and the top hard white whea... Read More

National Wheat Foundation Announces Wheat Yield Competition

PHOENIX, AZ – February 26, 2015 – Today the National Wheat Foundation (NWF) announced the creation and implementation of a National Wheat Yield Contest during a press conference at Commodity Classic. Through the primary support of BASF, NWF is ab... Read More

CSC freshman sets RMAC long jump record

GUNNISON, Colo. - Chadron State College freshman Damarcus Simpson broke both the school and conference records while winning the long jump Friday during the first day of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Indoor Championships. The Lafayette, G... Read More

Charyse Geurts released from jail; refuses to speak about trial or daughter Juliette

The mother of a Gering toddler who was savagely beaten to death in July, 2008 by her boyfriend is keeping quiet. Charyse Geurts was released from the Scotts Bluff County Detention Center shortly before 5 p.m. Thursday. She was arrested for being i... Read More

West Point Officials Updated On Wimmer's Plant Closing

West Point city officials met Friday morning with a couple of representatives from the Land O'Frost Wimmer's plant to discuss the announced closing of the plant later this Spring. Mayor Marlene Johnson says one of the topics they discusses concern... Read More