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Program to explore ‘Creatures of the Night’

The public is invited to learn about and search for “Creatures of the Night” at Chadron State Park. On Saturday, July 21, Nebraska Game and Parks Commission outdoor education specialist Amanda Filipi will lead attendees on a journey to explore t... Read More

Miss USA Sarah Rose Summers presented key to the city during Scottsbluff visit

Nebraska's first Miss USA winner made an appearance in Scottsbluff today at the Fairfield Inn and Suites. Sarah Rose Summers of Omaha was crowned Miss USA back in May, and will now represent the United States in the Miss Universe Pageant this wint... Read More

July 18, 2018

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 4.33 (-0.03) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 4.33 (-0.03) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 4.38 (-0.03) Crossroads Co-op/Gering – 4.42 (-0.03) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 4.50 (-0.03) New Alliance / ... Read More

Just three days to buy ducks for annual United Way Duck Dash

  Just a few days before the United Way of Western Nebraska's annual rubber duck dash, First State Bank hosted their sixth annual Ducks and Donuts event. For several hours this morning, residents could get a free donut for purchasing ducks... Read More

NBB, Biodiesel Producers Ask EPA to Raise RFS Volumes and Ensure They Are Met

YPSILANTI, MI – Today, executives from the National Biodiesel Board (NBB) and its member companies are testifying at the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Public Hearing for Proposed Renewable Fuel Standards (RFS) for 2019 and Biomass-Based... Read More

Vitalix hits roadblock on reconstructing at former Alliance site

After meeting federal and state resistance to rebuilding on their previous site at the Alliance airport, Vitalix officials are looking at other alternatives for reconstruction. The Vitalix plant was destroyed last month in a fire and the Alliance ... Read More

JBS USA Suspends Shipments from Kentucky Farm After Video

DENVER (AP) — JBS USA, the U.S. branch of the world's largest meat producer, says it has suspended shipments from a pig farm where workers were shown hitting, kicking and throwing pigs on undercover video. The Colorado-based company said it made... Read More

Aguallo selected as new Airport Director

The Scotts Bluff County Airport Authority has selected long-time assistant director Raul (Rowl) Aguallo as their replacement for retiring director Darwin Skelton. After considering a national search for Skelton's replacement, the board decided... Read More

Brown Returns to Nebraska Staff as Director of Player Development

Nebraska Head Coach Scott Frost announced Wednesday that Ron Brown has joined the Cornhusker football staff as Director of Player Development. Brown has 24 previous years of coaching experience at Nebraska, serving as an assistant coach from 1987 ... Read More

Nebraska Corn congratulates Deb Gangwish on her election to the NCGA corn board

At the National Corn Growers Association’s biannual Corn Congress event, Deb Gangwish was elected to serve on NCGA’s corn board. Deb is a farmer from Shelton, Nebraska, and is a director for the Nebraska Corn Growers Association. “I am humbled... Read More

Wyoming Bull Breeders Provide Mini Bulls for Young Riders

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Clad in ornate chaps, protective vests and straw cowboy hats, little cowpokes crowded the Albany County Fairgrounds bucking chute return, anxiously eyeing the horned beasts to their left and right. Cowboys and cowgirls, aged... Read More

Alliance man to face charge for Scottsbluff commercial burglary

  A 49 year old Alliance man will make his first appearance Wednesday in Scotts Bluff County Court on a burglary charge stemming from a December break-in at Buskirk Trucking shop building in Scottsbluff. Anthony Woodard was arrested by Sco... Read More

Mexico and Canada Want NAFTA Conclusion This Year

Mexico and Canada want to wrap up the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement this year, according to the Hagstrom Report. While in Washington, D.C. this week, The Mexican ambassador to the United States says the incoming Mexican ... Read More

Nebraska's first ever Miss USA in Scottsbluff today

Nebraska's first ever Miss USA will be in Scottsbluff today for a public meet and greet at the Fairfield Inn from 11:30 to 1:30 p.m. Sarah Rose Summers was crowned Miss USA 2018 on May 21st. She is the first Nebraskan to ever be crowned Miss USA ... Read More