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WNCC kicks off 90th anniversary celebration with unveiling of logo

Western Nebraska Community College kicked off their year long 90th anniversary celebration with the unveiling Wednesday of a logo that will be used throughout the next twelve months to document the ev... Read More

All Stars Named For Nebraska vs Wyoming Battle

ALBION – All Star Football players from Nebraska and Wyoming will once again meet this summer in the Nebraska vs Wyoming Six Man Shoot Out.  Wyoming currently holds the edge in the annual competition with a 3-1 record over the last four years. Neb... Read More

Sidney man sentenced to 40 to 80 years for sexually assaulting teen

A 26-year-old Sidney man  accused of sexually assaulting a 14-year-old victim has been sentenced to prison. On Wednesay, Joshua Woolery was sentenced on two counts of First Degree Sexual Assault of a Child, class IB felony.  He was sentenced to... Read More

May Proclaimed as Renewable Fuels Month in Nebraska

Ethanol and soy biodiesel have become major markets for Nebraska corn and soybeans—and are providing significant economic, environmental and consumer benefits. In recognition of the importance of renewable biofuels to the state, Governor Pete Ricke... Read More

Sorghum Checkoff Launches New, Mobile-Friendly Website

LUBBOCK, Texas – Serving as a premiere information resource for the sorghum industry, the Sorghum Checkoff recently launched a new, mobile-friendly website that will host the latest user-friendly technology and provide accurate, current sorghum inf... Read More

World Tap Dance Champion featured tonight at Midwest Theater

The Midwest Theater's week long celebration of their 70th anniversary continues this evening with a performance that features World Tap Dance Champion Kyle Van Newkirk of Torrington. Thursday evening May 5th there will be two concerts by the Scott... Read More

Nebraska Crop Reports - Update

Extension Crop Reports Wednesday, May 4 Sarah Schlund, Extension Educator in Dawson County: Quite a bit of corn has been planted in the area. With all of the rain over the past couple of weeks and more anticipated for this weekend, producers ha... Read More

Colorado Frack Ban Axed

OMAHA (DTN) -- Local bans on hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, in Colorado are now unconstitutional following a pair of rulings handed down by the Colorado Supreme Court Monday. The rulings are considered good for farmers and ranchers, particularly... Read More

Short Gering pursuit Monday leads to arrest

A 25 year old woman was arrested by Gering Police Monday evening after a short pursuit in the south part of Gering. Brittany DeCrocker was taken into custody after police were alerted to a blue Chevy Blazer driving erratically on 10th Street in Ge... Read More

Scottsbluff season's to continue; Gering campaign ends(With Audio)

The Scottsbluff Bearcats lived to see another day after Tuesday wins in the B8 District Soccer Tournament at the Landers Memorial Socccer Complex. The boys, coached by Nate Rock, wrapped up their first district title since 2010 with a 3-1 win over... Read More

9th Avenue Railroad Crossing in Scottsbluff closed for repairs

The City of Scottsbluff in conjunction with BNSF railroad would like to advise the motoring public that the railroad crossing at 9th Avenue will be closed to traffic today until about 3 p.m.  This closure is for regular track maintenance. Detour... Read More