Creighton volleyball sweeps to Big East title

OMAHA, Neb. - The Creighton women's volleyball team claimed the outright BIG EAST volleyball regular season title with a 3-0 sweep of Villanova on Friday, Nov. 21. Game scores for the match were: 25... Read More

ASA Reacts to EPA’s Deferral of Biodiesel RVO Number Until 2015

WASHINGTON (November 21, 2014) – In response to today’s announcement from the Environmental Protection Agency that the EPA would not finalize the 2014 Required Volume Obligations (RVO) will not before the end of the year, American Soybean Associa... Read More

Nebraska graduation rate up to nearly 90 percent

Nebraska's public high-school graduation rate increased slightly this year, but came up just shy of the 90 percent goal set by state officials. The Department of Education announced Friday that 89.7 percent of high school seniors graduated in 2014... Read More

National Corn Growers Association Responds to EPA's Decision

The following is a statement from Chip Bowling, Maryland farmer and president of the National Corn Growers Association, in response to today's EPA announcement related to the Renewable Fuel Standard: "Today's announcement by EPA shows the Administ... Read More

November 21, 2014

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney, 5.46 (+0.02) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport, 5.46 (+0.02) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman, 5.46 (+0.02) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford, 5.42 (+0.01) Frenchman Valley Co-Op/Kimball, 5.41 (Basis Change) West Plains LLC/Gering, ... Read More

Bluffs man arraigned on theft and alcohol charges

A 20 year old Scottsbluff man facing possible revocation of probation was arraigned on charges of felony theft by receiving stolen property and minor in possession in Scotts Bluff County District Court Friday. Court documents say Nebraska State Pa... Read More

Woman accused of stealing from mother has 1st Court appearance

A 19 year old woman accused of breaking into her mother's office to steal cash, and using a credit card stolen from her mother's vehicle, had a first appearance in Scotts Bluff County Court Friday. Court documents accuse Mariha Munoz of using her ... Read More

USDA Top Lender Honors Presented to Banks in York

York, NE—Midwest Bank and Cornerstone Bank were recognized yesterday in York as Top 10 Lenders in Fiscal Year 2014 for USDA Rural Development’s Guaranteed Rural Housing (GRH) loan program.  Cornerstone Bank provided nearly $3.3 million for 37 ho... Read More

Bruning: Justice was served with Cardeilhac conviction

Attorney General Jon Bruning says "justice was served" with the second degree murder conviction Wednesday night of 16 year old Dylan Cardeilhac. Cardeilhac was convicted in the fatal attack in his jail cell that killed Scotts Bluff County corrections... Read More

EPA delays decision on Renewable Fuels Standard

WASHINGTON (AP) _ The Obama administration is delaying a decision on whether to reduce the amount of ethanol in the U.S. fuel supply. Last year the Environmental Protection Agency proposed to reduce the amount of ethanol in fuel for the first time... Read More

21st Century Equipment acquires Frank Implement

SCOTTSBLUFF, NEBRASKA—21st Century Equipment and Frank Implement Company have jointly announced the acquisition of Frank Implement Company’s John Deere dealerships by 21st Century Equipment LLC. This transaction is expected to be complete in e... Read More