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Alliance sweeps Jr/Sr games from Westco

It was a wild affair last night at Cleveland Field between the WESTCO Zephyrs and the Alliance Spartans. In the end, a 13-12 win for the visitors in extra innings. Alliance jumped out to a early... Read More

Arrest made in connection with Thursday Ft. Laramie stabbing death

A Ft. Laramie, Wyoming resident has been arrested in connection with a stabbing that occurred Thursday. The Goshen County Sheriff's Office says deputies were dispatched to a reported stabbing in Ft. Laramie at 3:11 p.m. Thursday. EMS personnel ... Read More

Gov. Ricketts Hosts Special Adviser to Japan’s Prime Minister Abe

LINCOLN – Thursday, Governor Pete Ricketts welcomed Kentaro Sonoura, Special Adviser to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, to the State Capitol.  The meeting comes in advance of the 50th Annual Midwest U.S.–Japan Association Conference, which... Read More

USDA-EPA Discuss Year-Round E15

U.S. Department of Agriculture and Environmental Protection Agency officials met today to discuss ways to increase ethanol usage and to address refiner concerns about volatility in the market for biofuel credits. An Agri-Pulse report says the meet... Read More

Morning Wildflower Walk Saturday begins Monument programs

Gering, NE – Memorial Day weekend marks the start of the season at Scotts Bluff National Monument. The park hours will change on Saturday, May 26, 2018. The Visitor Center will be open 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.; vehicles will be allowed up Summit R... Read More News: May 24, 2018

Today on News: Summer is nearly here, and so is the seasonal opening of Scottsbluff's Westmoor Pool Gering teen sentenced in November attempted sexual assault on teacher Governor recognizes troopers for massive drug busts last mon... Read More

CropLife America Wants More Time to see how Proposal Affects Pesticides

OMAHA (DTN) -- The EPA has extended the public comment period on a proposal to require science that can be replicated in rulemaking, after a number of the more than 96,400 commenters online asked for an extension. The deadline for comments currently... Read More

Trump's Cabinet Releases Joint Statement on H-2A Agricultural Worker Visa Modernization

(Washington, D.C., May 24, 2018) — When President Trump addressed the American Farm Bureau Federation in January of this year, he reminded the audience that his commitment to our farmers has been clear since the day his Administration began:  “... Read More

OIE declares Brazil free of foot-and-mouth with vaccination

PARIS (Reuters) - The World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) declared Brazil free of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) with vaccination on Thursday, opening new export prospects for the world’s largest beef exporter. The OIE already considered mo... Read More

Scotts Bluff election: Two recounts needed, Reichert officially a winner

Scotts Bluff County Election Commissioner Vera Dulaney says two of the three tight races in last Tuesday's primary are going to require a recount. Dulaney says after the County's Election Canvassing board completed their work the Scotts Bluff Coun... Read More