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William Reed murder trial scheduled to start Monday

The trial for a Box Butte County man charged with the murder of his brother last spring will start Monday with jury selection. 40 year old William Reed, who is charged with second degree murder and... Read More

Appellate Court making first ever visit to panhandle

george Ledbetter, CSC adron State College will host the first-ever Nebraska Court of Appeals session in the Panhandle when the court convenes at the Student Center Tuesday, April 11. The court is inviting college students and area high school clas... Read More


Brandon Benitz continues his weekly “Chat with the Chancellor” series, this time joined by the President of the University of Nebraska system, Dr. Hank Bounds, for his monthly segment. This month, they talked about Dr. Bounds' biggest takeaway... Read More

Looking back at the Blizzard of '49

As KNEB Farm Director Chabella Guzman continues her year long series of covering 150 Years of Ag History in Nebraska, it's only fitting that this week's segment coincides with our recent snow storm. The Blizzard of '49 devastated farmers and ranch... Read More

Learning to Fly: Casper business in Scottsbluff to create aviation buzz

A Scottsbluff native has been at Western Nebraska Regional Airport  this past week in an effort to get locals to learn to fly. Crosswind Aviation is based in Casper, but flight instructor James Butcher is a Scottsbluff native. He's in the midst o... Read More

Julie Marshall new Regional West Foundation Director

Regional West Health Services announced Friday that Julie Marshall of Scottsbluff has accepted the position of Regional West Foundation Director. Marshall will succeed current Foundation Director, Shelley Knutson who will retire at the end of April. ... Read More

Scottsbluff woman federally indicted for bank fraud

A 44-year-old Scottsbluff woman has been charged in a six-count indictment by United States Attorney Deborah R. Gilg for the federal Grand Jury for the District of Nebraska. Christine Darley is facing six charges of bank fraud. The charge alleges ... Read More

Snowstorm pushes back Panhandle Polar Plunge one week

People who were looking forward to either participating or watching the 2017 Panhandle Polar Plunge will have to wait another week. Due to the issues that Thursday's snowstorm has created, organizers decided to postpone the annual fundraiser for t... Read More

Nebraska senators kill bill to allow debit cards for keno

Nebraska lawmakers have killed a bill that would have let bar patrons play more games of keno per hour and allowed them to pay with debit and prepaid cards. Senators voted 24-9 on Friday to indefinitely postpone the measure for the year. Gambling ... Read More

Russian String Orchestra to perform at Midwest Theater Monday evening

The Russian String Orchestra, which includes some of Russia's finest young string players, will perform at the Midwest Theater Monday evening as part of the Theater's Performing Arts Series. Founded in 1991, the orchestra has carved a niche for it... Read More

Alliance begins vetting finalists for city manager

The Alliance city council has begun the vetting process on the five finalists for the city manager. Interim City Manager Rick Kuckkahn says the council is completing initial "Skype" interviews this week with the candidates to gain a first impressi... Read More