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Wet Harvest Possible With El Nino

Wide swings in precipitation during the upcoming fall and winter due to El Nino have weather agency forecasters cautious about the impact on harvest conditions, river flow and fire potential in the up... Read More

EWC completes expansion of Lancer Hall

One of the biggest issues facing Eastern Wyoming College over the last few years is going to be greatly reduced this semester. This winter, two new wings were built onto Lancer Hall to help alleviate housing needs. The $3.4 million expansio... Read More

Cougars introduce new athletics website

Western Nebraska Community College, in partnership with PrestoSports, has unveiled a redesigned athletics website. The new site can be found at and will serve as the home for all news, information, scores, and schedules for all seve... Read More

18th National Night Out event scheduled for Tuesday in Scottsbluff

The 18th annual National Night Out crime and prevention event is slated to be held Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. in downtown Scottsbluff. National Night Out, co-sponsored locally by area police agencies and neighborhood associations, will involve over ... Read More

County Fair and Ballon Festival royalty crowned

New Royalty for the 2015 Scotts Bluff County Fair and the revival of the Old West Balloon Festival were crowned Saturday night. The royalty are..... MISS DIVISION Miss Scb Co: Allison Baird Miss Old West Balloon Fest: Claire Holsinger 1 RU: ... Read More

NTC car finishes 32nd at Iowa Speedway

Nebraska Transport Company of Gering dipped its toes into the NASCAR circuit Saturday at the Xfinity Series U.S. Cellular 250 at the Iowa Speedway in Newton. NTC helped sponsor the 01 car of JD Motorsports with Gary Keller, driven by Michael Self.... Read More

Tyson Foods Cuts Profit Forecast on Weak Beef Business

Tyson Foods Inc (TSN.N), the biggest U.S. meat processor, cut its profit forecast for the year ending September, citing export market disruptions in its beef business and high cattle costs. Tyson's shares slumped 9.6 percent to $40.09 in premarket... Read More

Sidney runaway located in California

A 16-year-old Sidney boy who has been missing since Tuesday has been located in Colton, California. Sidney Police Major Joe Aiken says that Daniel Virgil was reported found around 1:50 a.m. Sunday. He says that Virgil is being held pending arrange... Read More

Cardinals get walk-off win against Rockies

ST. LOUIS (AP) _ Brandon Moss had his first big hit with St. Louis, a game-ending single in the ninth inning, and Randal Grichuk had a two-run homer to lead the Cardinals to a 3-2 win over the Colorado Rockies on Sunday. Moss' one-out hit to left... Read More

Huskers hire new men's assistant basketball coach

Lincoln - University of Nebraska men’s basketball coach Tim Miles announced over the weekend the hiring of Phil Beckner as an assistant coach for the Husker basketball program. Miles believes that Beckner’s coaching experience on the collegiat... Read More

Sheriff's Department releases information on Saturday cemetery crash

A Gering woman remains in critical but stable condition following a car crash in the Minatare East Lawn Cemetery on Saturday. Around 12:20 p.m., 27-year-old Yesenia  Rios was driving eastbound on Highland Road and crashed into the cemetery, strik... Read More