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Icahn to Help Trump Fill EPA Slot

One of the top advisers President-elect Donald Trump is consulting as he prepares to nominate the next chief of the Environmental Protection Agency is a multibillionaire whose firm is facing hundreds ... Read More

WNCC women top Central Wyoming

Sladjana Rakovic poured in 28 points and the Western Nebraska Community College women’s basketball team picked up a win over Central Wyoming College 86-62 in the second day of the Central Wyoming Classic on Saturday. The win was the Cougar’s nin... Read More

Dec. 2, 2016

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 2.59 (+0.11) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 2.59 (+0.11) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 2.59 (+0.11) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 3.14 (+0.06) New Alliance / Alliance – 3.14 (+0.06) Frenchman Valle... Read More

Torrington prison has new Deputy Warden

A Panhandle native who graduated from Chadron State College in 1995 has been promoted to deputy warden at the Wyoming Medium Correctional Institution in Torrington. Curt Moffat replaces Ruby Ziegler, who became warden of the Wyoming Honor Farm in Riv... Read More

Farmland Lease Considerations

A couple of co-workers and I adapted a publication to reflect cropland rent lease considerations.  If you would like a copy, contact the office and we can get you one.  It is a one page handout that gives a laundry list of items that can be conside... Read More

WNCC men fall to LCCC

The Laramie County Community College Golden Eagles men’s basketball team won their seventh straight game in capturing a Region IX South conference contest over Western Nebraska Community College 76-68 Saturday afternoon in Cheyenne, Wyoming. WNCC ... Read More

Terrytown man displaced by trailer fire

A Terrytown man has been displaced after a trailer fire Sunday evening that is still under investigation. Scottsbluff Rural Fire Chief Paul Resig says Jessie Russell was not home at the time firefighters were called shortly to #61 McGuire Street befo... Read More

Proxy Advisory Firms Recommend Monsanto Vote

Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) announced that two leading independent proxy advisory firms have recommended that Monsanto shareowners vote "FOR" the proposal to adopt the Agreement and Plan of Merger providing for the acquisition of Monsanto by Bayer. ... Read More

Iowa, Nebraska lawmakers prepare push for gun-rights laws

Iowa and Nebraska legislators are preparing a new push for gun-rights laws next year, and they may be in a good position to succeed after past failures. Republicans will soon control both the Iowa House and Senate, and in Nebraska, a leading gun-r... Read More

ASI Works With Military to Improve Uniforms

The American Sheep Industry Association participated with U.S. Army researchers to develop a wool-based fabric blend, aiming to improve combat uniforms. The fabric consists of 50 percent wool, 42 percent Nomex, 5 percent Kevlar and 3 percent P140 ant... Read More

NU Continues Struggles Under New Coach

Lincoln - Nicea Eliely pumped in a career-high 19 points, but it was not enough to prevent unbeaten California from running to an 86-65 win over the Nebraska women's basketball team at Pinnacle Bank Arena on Sunday afternoon. The Huskers fell to 3-5 ... Read More