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Today on News:  Lt. Gov. Mike Foley applauds Scottsbluff High School's new partnership with Aulick Industries that offers apprenticeship opportunities to Juniors and Seniors Panhandle Superintendent stands trial today in Garden Count... Read More

Garden County Court judge takes Superintendent case under advisement

A judge is considering a verdict after the trial of a western Nebraska school superintendent accused of assaulting a student. Judge Randin Roland heard testimony Wednesday about Garden County Schools Superintendent Paula Sissel. A video of th... Read More

Nebraska Motor Fuels Tax Rate to Drop July 1

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska motorists could soon pay less to the state at gas pumps. The Department of Revenue announced Wednesday that the state motor fuels tax will drop fourth-tenths of a cent on July 1, to 28 cents per gallon (nearly 4 lit... Read More

Reclamation will lower Guernsey Reservoir for annual silt run

MILLS, Wyo. - The Wyoming Area Office of the Bureau of Reclamation in Mills, Wyo., will be lowering the water level in Guernsey Reservoir in preparation for the annual silt run. “The silt run is an operation which provides silt-laden water to Go... Read More

NSAA Final Cup Standings

The 2017-2018 NSAA Cup Final Standings have been released. Click here to view standings...... Read More

$20,000 Agricultural Safety Grants Offered by National Children’s Center

Proposals are now being accepted by the National Children’s Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety for grants up to $20,000 to support small-scale projects and pilot studies that address prevention of childhood agricultural disease and... Read More

Dates Adjusted on 2020 Non-Conference Schedule

In order to assist with scheduling changes and agreements for multiple schools around the country, Nebraska has agreed to change the order and dates of opponents on the 2020 non-conference football schedule. Nebraska’s September home games with So... Read More

Scottsbluff's West 42nd project Phase III begins

Construction has begun on phase III of the West 42nd Street reconstruction project in Scottsbluff between Sandstone/Avenue G and Avenue B. Public Works Director Mark Bohl told KNEB News this latest phase should be finished by the end of July, and ... Read More

Over $45,000 raised during Festival of Hope

Festival of Hope representatives say unofficially over $45,000 was raised last Saturday during the 16th annual event at the Scotts Bluff County Fairgrounds.  Numbers are still being tallied and that figure could grow. The money raised will be use... Read More

Nebraska Cattlemen Sent Two Young Leaders to the 2018 NCBA Young Cattlemen's Conference

LINCOLN, NE (June 20, 2018) - In early June, 61 upcoming cattlemen and women leaders from across the Nation gathered together for the week long National Cattlemen's Beef Association 2018 Young Cattlemen's Conference. Among those participants were two... Read More

Aulick, Scottsbluff schools recognized for Youth Apprenticeship program

Another partnership between the Scottsbluff school district and a major local employer was recognized Thursday  by the state of Nebraska and the U.S. Department of Labor. Following a signing ceremony Wednesday, Aulick Industries is now the first ... Read More

Denver Broncos' stadium gets a new, temporary name

DENVER (AP) _ The home of the Denver Broncos will be known as Broncos Stadium at Mile High while the team continues to look for a new naming-rights sponsor. The team announced the temporary name change Wednesday following a vote by the district th... Read More

June 20, 2018

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 4.19 (+0.06) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 4.19 (+0.06) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 4.19 (+0.06) Crossroads Co-op/Gering – 4.19 (+0.06) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 4.61 (+0.06) New Alliance / ... Read More

Erin Fitzgerald Hired to Lead U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance as New CEO

ST LOUIS, Mo., (June 20, 2018) - In its ongoing mission to earn consumer trust in American agriculture, the U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance has selected Erin Fitzgerald to lead the organization as its next chief executive officer. Erin Fitzger... Read More