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Application Period Extended for Rebate Program for Replacements of Diesel Irrigation Engines

The Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality’s 2018 Clean Diesel Rebate Program has re-opened the application submission period for rebates to replace eligible diesel irrigation engines with a... Read More

Sheridan County Deputy arrested on child abuse charges sentenced

The Sheridan County Deputy who was arrested last summer for child abuse was sentenced today in Box Butte County District Court. 40-year-old Chris Henry was sentenced Friday afternoon to 36 months of probation on a Class 3A felony charge of Intenti... Read More News: January 18, 2019

Today on News: Grass fire north of Scottsbluff causes 100+ acres worth of damage Garden County pursuit lands man behind bars Sheridan County Deputy arrested over summer for child abuse sentenced today Bridgeport High School seni... Read More

Alliance PD Chief looking at Zuercher systems for his department

The Alliance Police Department is looking at the possibility of switching their dispatch and records management systems to Zuercher, the same system installed last year for law enforcement agencies in Scotts Bluff County. Chief John Kiss tells KNE... Read More

Semi-final and final rounds of Voice in the Valley this weekend

Eight singers will take the stage tonight at the Elks in Scottsbluff for the semi-final round of the Voice in the Valley fundraiser for Theater West. The field was narrowed from about 30 contestants in the first two rounds last weekend, and Lauren... Read More

Bridgeport Senior Trevor Krason named PVC Star Student of the Week

This week's Platte Valley Companies Star Student of the Week is the real deal. Trevor Krason not only has a solid 4.0 grade point average, but has a great work ethic, and is actively involved with the Bridgeport High School Speech Team. These ... Read More

Nichols pans proposal to add degrees at Wyoming colleges

University of Wyoming President Laurie Nichols is opposing proposed legislation that would authorize community colleges in the  state to offer bachelor's degrees. Senate File 111 is sponsored by Republican Sen. Tara Nethercott, of Cheyenne, and ... Read More

Gering man arrested following alleged violent assaults

A 37-year-old Gering man is being held on a $311,500 bond after reportedly hospitalizing a man following an apparent drug  deal gone wrong in one incident, and beating a woman with a beer bottle in another incident. Jared Rutter is charged with 1... Read More

Man arrested following Garden County rollover

Charges have been filed against a 39-year-old man who led authorities on a Wednesday night pursuit. The Garden County Sheriff's Office says deputies were investigating a suspicious vehicle at Ash Hollow State Park. When deputies approached, the su... Read More

Goshen County looking at four day school weeks

The Goshen County School District's Board of Trustees are considering moving to a four-day school week starting this fall. Board of Trustees Chair Katherine Patrick says the idea came up earlier this year by district administrators, and they have ... Read More

Perdue Foods LLC Recalls Simplysmart Organics Gluten Free Chicken Nugget Products Due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination

Perdue Foods, LLC, a Perry, Ga. establishment, is recalling approximately 68,244 pounds of ready-to-eat chicken nugget products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically wood, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food S... Read More