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Chemigation certification training scheduled for western Nebraska

Nebraska Extension will conduct chemigation certification training sessions beginning in February through early April at Scottsbluff, Sidney, Bridgeport, Alliance and Valentine, as well as other sites... Read More

Farmers asked to participate in UNL custom rate survey

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Department of Agricultural Economics is asking farmers and ranchers for help in compiling its annual report on Nebraska Farm Custom rates. Every year many farmers and ranchers inquire about prevailing rates paid ... Read More

Sorghum Checkoff seeks applicants for Leadership Sorghum

The Sorghum Checkoff is accepting applications for Leadership Sorghum Class IV, a program designed to develop the next generation of sorghum leaders. During the 15-month leadership program, class members will be exposed to various aspects of the s... Read More

Several local communities declare snow emergencies

In preparation for the major winter storm, several area cities and villages have declared snow emergencies. Snow emergencies are in effect for the cities of Scottsbluff/Gering/Terrytown, Bayard, Morrill, Alliance, Sidney, and Chadron. Those peo... Read More

Soroptimists help young women with career development

Soroptimist International of Scotts Bluff County honored its graduates from the program “Dream It Be It” on Thursday, Jan. 18, at the Scottsbluff Country Club. The program provides girls with access to professional role models, career educatio... Read More

Monument-al Shutdown

The federal government has shut down, and is affecting local federal employees- including rangers at the Scotts Bluff National Monument. Signage went up Saturday morning alerting patrons that due to the lapse in federal appropriations, the Nationa... Read More

Cougars knock home 22 3-pointers in 110-55 win

The Western Nebraska Community College men’s basketball team connected on 22 3-pointers and put five players in double figures in rolling to a 110-55 Region IX South sub-region win over North Platte Community College Friday evening at Cougar Pala... Read More

Students, faculty and alumni involved in third annual Range Day

CHADRON – Chadron State College students, faculty and alumni totaled more than half the nearly 200 attendees at the Upper Niobrara White Natural Resource District’s (UNWNRD) annual Range Day on campus Tuesday, Jan. 16. Others in attendance, accor... Read More

USDA invests in e-Connectivity to restore rural prosperity

HUGO, Colo. – Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development Anne Hazlett today announced that USDA is investing in e-connectivity which will provide virtual access to job training, educational, and health care opportunities for rural communities... Read More

Thoughts from the gym tonight: Including the Cats making the plays

On a night off from the microphone i had the chance to get into three local gyms tonight. Just gonna offer up some thoughts here on some things i saw tonight in the Twin Cities. Obviously the game of the night took place at Scottsbluff where th... Read More

High School Basketball Scores

Friday's Scores By The Associated Press BOYS BASKETBALL Alliance 80, Ogallala 60 Arcadia-Loup City 52, Ravenna 50 Aurora 58, Seward 45 Bancroft-Rosalie/Lyons-Decatur 70, Humphrey/Lindsay Holy Family 45 Bellevue West 51, Omaha North 37 Bishop ... Read More