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Mandatory evacuations issued for parts of Sterling

A mandatory evacuation order has been issued for residents in the Globe Meadows area on the north side of Sterling after the North Sterling Reservoir inlet ditch spilled over its banks. The Northea... Read More

NBA

^Friday, May 22= Cleveland 94, Atlanta 82, Cleveland leads series 2-0 ^Saturday, May 23= Golden State 115, Houston 80, Golden State leads series 3-0 ^Sunday, May 24= Atlanta at Cleveland, 8:30 p.m. ^Monday, May 25= Golden State at Houston, 9 p... Read More

National Hocky League

^Friday, May 22= N.Y. Rangers 5, Tampa Bay 1, series tied 2-2 ^Saturday, May 23= Chicago 5, Anaheim 4, 2OT, series tied 2-2 ^Sunday, May 24= Tampa Bay at N.Y. Rangers 8 p.m. ^Monday, May 25= Chicago at Anaheim, 9 p.m. ^Tuesday, May 26= N.Y. ... Read More

Nine Memorial Day programs this weekend

There are nine Memorial day programs this weekend.... Sunday, May 24th..... Creighton Valley Cemetery east of Gering on Highway 92-County Road U and 27th and 1/2 mile south- 2:30 p.m. Monday, May 25th Fairview Cemetery, Scottsbluff....... 9 ... Read More

Gering man acquitted on child abuse charges

A 24 year old Gering man has been acquitted of two counts of felony child abuse. A Scotts Bluff County District Court jury last Thursday found Alex Godfrey not guilty of the charges following a trial that began Wednesday. Godfrey was arrested last... Read More

Panhandle athletes shine at State track!

The State track and field meet at Burke Stadium in Omaha wrapped up on Saturday and featured some standout team, and individual performances. In Class B the boys team title came down to the final race of the day, the 4 x 400 meter relay. Scottsblu... Read More

Fischer pleased with passage of Trade Promotion Act

Senator Deb Fischer applauded passage Friday of the Trade Promotion Authority Act in the Senate. Fischer said, "The bipartisan Trade Promotion Authority legislation ensures the United States will have a strong voice at the negotiating table. She a... Read More

Groundwater Levels Rise in the Upper Big Blue NRD

During March-April 2015, the NRD measured 513 observation wells throughout the District and then averaged the data of all these wells.  Observation wells are measured in the spring of each year, allowing the water table to rebound from the previous ... Read More

Nebraska senators urge EPA to back biofuels industry

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska senators are pushing the Environmental Protection Agency to hold its support for renewable fuels when drafting rules that could limit amounts of ethanol blended with gasoline for fuel. Forty-two of Nebraska's 49 senat... Read More

Flash Flood Watch for: Banner, Cheyenne, Goshen, Kimball, Laramie, Morrill, Scotts Bluff

...THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL WILL DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT... .THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP FROM SOUTH TO NORTH THIS AFTERNOON OVER MUCH SOUTHEAST WYOMING AND THE WESTERN NEBRASKA PANHANDLE...AND WILL CONTINUE OV... Read More

NeFB Pleased With Passage of TPA

LINCOLN, NEB., – Statement by Steve Nelson, Nebraska Farm Bureau President - “Action by the Senate to pass Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) is a critical step toward expanding trade opportunities for Nebraska agriculture commodities and agricultur... Read More