Bluffs man receives prison for child pornography conviction

A 30-year-old Scottsbluff man convicted on two counts of possession and  distributing child pornography was sentenced Friday to serve seven to fourteen years in prison. 30-year-old James Larive wa... Read More

December 19, 2014

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney, 6.06 (-0.23) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport, 6.06 (-0.23) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman, 6.06 (-0.23) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford, 6.02 (-0.18) Frenchman Valley Co-Op/Kimball, 6.08 (-0.20) West Plains LLC/Gering, 6.06 (-0.17) ... Read More

Bluffs woman appears in court on felony forgery charge

A 44 year old Scottsbluff woman had a first appearance in Scotts Bluff County Court Friday on a felony forgery charge after allegedly cashing a stolen check for nearly $4,000. Court documents say bank employees contacted Scottsbluff Police after B... Read More

USDA Releases APH Yield Exclusion to Help Manage Risk

The U. S. Department of Agriculture’s Risk Management Agency (RMA) announced program details related to a new Farm Bill initiative that will provide relief to farmers affected by severe weather, including drought. Information made available include... Read More

Jon Doggett Named NCGA Executive Vice President

The National Corn Growers Association today announced the promotion of Jon Doggett to Executive Vice President, effective January 1. In his new role, Doggett will lead efforts to expand NCGA’s alliances and strategic partnerships, and elevate it... Read More

Monument Summit Road open evenings this weekend

The Summit Road at Scotts Bluff National Monument will be open, weather permitting, from 4:30 pm to 8:00 pm on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday this weekend so visitors may view the holiday lights of the surrounding area. Entrance fees will not be charge... Read More

 Grassroots Effort to Stop Second Beef Checkoff Assessment Successful

LINCOLN – Nebraska Cattlemen today released the following statement regarding U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack’s announcement to withdraw his plan to create a second beef checkoff assessment under the 1996 generic act. “Over the yea... Read More

Nine CSC cross country runners honored by RMAC

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Nine Chadron State College men's and women's cross country student-athletes have been named to the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference All-Academic teams. Rebecca Volf, a junior from Wood River, Neb., is a first team selec... Read More

Vehicle slides off 10th Street just short of river bridge

There were no injuries Friday morning when a minivan slipped over the edge of the northbound 10th Street river bridge in Terrytown. Scotts Bluff County Sheriff's Deputy Dave Ojeda says 47 year old Maria Favela of Gering was traveling northbound on... Read More

CSC men to host basketball clinic

The Chadron State College men’s basketball team is hosting a Christmas basketball clinic Monday and Tuesday at the Chicoine Center. The camp, which costs $35, is open to boys and girls in third through eighth grade. Payments may be made to CSC M... Read More

Huskers hand out football awards

Senior I-back Ameer Abdullah led the way in team awards announced on Thursday. Abdullah was named the overall Team Most Valuable Player for the second straight year, and also earned Offensive MVP honors. Abdullah was also selected as the winner of th... Read More