Early 2015 Climate Outlooks Show Colder Weather

Review of the new long range climate outlooks released from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Climate Prediction Center indicate that the wide variability in temperature swings o... Read More

States Explore Trading with Cuba

Following the President’s announcement of starting normal relations with Cuba, states are looking into trade opportunities that may develop once the markets are opened up. American Farm Bureau President Bob Stallman said “Farm Bureau has long cal... Read More

Fireworks Unlimited to donate portion of New Year's proceeds to student hunger programs

Fireworks Unlimited announced Friday they will donate 10% of total sales during the upcoming New Year’s fireworks season to the Cooperative Ministries Council, which coordinates the Cat Pack and Pup Pack Programs in Scotts Bluff County. The Cat ... Read More

Survey: Nebraska economic growth could slow a little in spring of 2015

University of Nebraska-Lincoln economist Eric Thompson says economic growth could slow in Nebraska in spring 2015. Thompson says for the second time in three months, the state's Leading Economic Indicator index fell, dropping 1.3 percent in November,... Read More

Lenders Telling Growers Tough Times Ahead

Buckle up your safety belts.  Crop producers will need to drive defensively in 2015. It's still early in the new-crop season. True, 2015 corn prices have climbed more than 70 cents since bottoming in late September. There's even a chance corn futur... Read More

Snow emergency restrictions being enforced, Travel alerts lifted

Scottsbluff Police Captain Bian Wasson says his officers will be enforcing the parking restrictions included in the snow emergency that has been imposed for the cities of Scottsbluff, Gering and Terrytown. Wasson says cars should not be parked on the... Read More

Nebraska surgeon could face state disciplinary action

The Nebraska attorney general's office is seeking disciplinary action against a Lincoln orthopedic surgeon and former Husker football player who is accused of practicing medicine while impaired. The petition filed this week alleges that Dr. Scott... Read More

Pot brownies not a good thing in parts of western Nebraska

Possession of a pot brownie will result in a fine in most of Nebraska, but in some western counties it could land you in jail. The Lincoln Journal Star reports that some counties near Colorado are treating marijuana extracts used in food as a Sch... Read More

NHL Scores

NHL   Thursday's Games= No games scheduled   Friday's Games= No games scheduled           ...... Read More

Men's Top 25 College Basketball Scores

COLLEGE BASKETBALL TOURNAMENTS< Hawaiian Airlines Diamond Head Classic Championship at Stan Sheriff Center Final  George Washington   60  Wichita St.   54 Third Place at Stan Sheriff Center Final  Hawaii           ... Read More

Scottsbluff crews out Christmas day clearing roads

Scottsbluff City Manager Rick Kuckkahn says a snow emergency exists once again for Scottsbluff, Gering, and Terrytown after the twin cities area was dumped on with another eight to ten inches of snow on Christmas day, possibly heavier in some areas. ... Read More