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William Reed murder trial postponed again

The trial for a Box Butte County man charged with the murder of his brother has been postponed once again. On Wednesday morning, William Reed's 2nd Degree Murder trial was scheduled to start Februa... Read More

Bluffs man gets 4 to 6 years on meth distribution conviction

A 36-year-old Scottsbluff man convicted of possessing meth for distribution and forcibly restraining  a woman in a local motel has been sentenced to four to six years in prison. Trever Ballheim was sentenced by Judge Leo Dobrovolny to three to fo... Read More News: January 18, 2017

Today on News; after having his trial date pushed back multiple times, the man accused of fatally stabbing his brother in Scottsbluff will stand trial beginning on February 21. Plus: Scottsbluff Police investigating a new wave of coun... Read More

Community invited to participate in developing EWC presidential profile

The Eastern Wyoming College Board of Trustees is beginning the search for a new president and are committed to offering the community opportunities to provide input. Members of the community are invited to participate in a community forum to provi... Read More

Regional West Cancer Treatment Center unveils new CT simulator

Regional West Foundation and Regional West Cancer Services hosted a public open house and ribbon-cutting at The Cancer Treatment Center and tours of the new Infusion Center on Tuesday evening.'s Ryan Murphy was in attendance, and gives you... Read More

VA Black Hills Healthcare transition to take three years

Officials with the VA's Black Hills Health Care System indicated at a Tuesday night town hall meeting in Gering it will take three years to complete the transition of the Hot Springs medical facility to a community based outpatient clinic. The cha... Read More

WNCC capital campaign exceeds $8.95 million goal

The Western Nebraska Community College Foundation announced Wednesday it has met and exceeded the $8.95 million goal for its WNCC Works: Expanding the Possibilities Campaign. In just 21 months, a total of $9.6 million has been contributed to support ... Read More

Fischer Again Named to Senate Leadership

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) has announced  that U.S. Senator Deb Fischer (R-Neb.) will continue to serve as a counsel to the majority leader in the 115th Congress. “I am grateful that Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has ... Read More

Trial scheduled for Box Butte County man accused in the murder of his brother

The trial for a Box Butte County man charged with the murder of his brother is scheduled to start February 21st. William Reed, who is charged with second degree murder and use of a weapon to commit a felon, appeared for a pre-trial hearing Wednesd... Read More

Bluffs council delays action again on purchase of industrial park land

The Scottsbluff city council Tuesday evening tabled consideration of cost sharing with the City of Gering on the purchase of 83 acres on the east edge of Gering for an industrial site. The council postponed action until the property can be annexed... Read More

Two BNSF workers killed near Edgemont, South Dakota

The Burlington Northern Santa Fe railroad  says 2 workers were killed Tuesday morning when they were struck by a train just north of Edgemont, SD. BNSF spokeswoman says the accident occurred around 10:15 by the Highway 18 overpass, but declined t... Read More