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Gering council approves financing ordinance for athletic fields

The Gering city council Monday approved an ordinance that authorizes the sale of up  to four million dollars in bonds to pay for the city's athletic fields project. Mayor Tony Kaufman says the funding will cover the cost for the new baseball stad... Read More

Torrington prison inmate dies Sunday

A Wyoming prison inmate who was confined at the Wyoming Medium  Correctional Facility in Torrington has died after a lengthy illness. The Wyoming Department of Corrections says 81-year-old Paul C. Alberts died Sunday. Alberts was serving a li... Read More

KNEB.tv News: December 11, 2017

Today on KNEB.tv News: Staff at the Riverside Discovery Center gearing up for the debut of their new bear cubs First State Bank's Truck of Love has another successful year Scotts Bluff County Fair and KNEB announce that KANSAS will be head... Read More

Nebraska State Fair wins awards at industry convention

Officials with the Nebraska State Fair announced it was the recipient of 12 awards during the International Association of Fairs and Expositions convention in Las Vegas. The State Fair won first place in five categories, as well as five second place ... Read More

Alliance Police recover stolen vehicle

The Alliance Police Department says it has recovered a stolen 2014 Ford Explorer and a teenage suspect is believed responsible for the theft. Police say at noon Sunday they received a report the vehicle was taken from a residence on the 2000 block... Read More

$50,000 Powerball ticket sold in Scottsbluff

It was a winning weekend for one lucky Nebraska Lottery player, with a $50,000 winner sold at the Ampride on Avenue B in Scottsbluff. The Nebraska Lottery says the winning ticket matched 4 of the 5 white balls, as well as the Powerball number. ... Read More

KNEB Presents KANSAS at the 2018 Scotts Bluff County Fair

One of American’s most iconic classic rock bands will appear at the 2018 Scotts Bluff County Fair. KNEB Radio announced Monday morning that they have secured KANSAS to appear at the annual Scotts Bluff County Fair concert on Saturday, August 4th... Read More

Beatrice School District passes on Scottsbluff principal for superintendent position

The Beatrice school board wants to hire Ord's superintendent to lead its district. KWBE radio reports that the Beatrice board on Saturday offered the job to Jason Alexander. Initially, the Beatrice board deadlocked on three votes, and had trouble... Read More

Wyoming senator on key tax bill committee

Wyoming U.S. Sen. Mike Enzi has been appointed to the conference committee that will negotiate a final tax reform bill in Congress. The Republican is chairman of the Senate Budget Committee and a senior member of the Finance Committee. The House ... Read More

North Platte NRD hosting holiday food drive

(Scottsbluff, NE) The North Platte Natural Resources District (NRD) is hosting a food drive now through December 14th at 1:30 p.m., proceeds and donated food items will be given to Community Action Partnership of Western Nebraska (CAPWN) for distribu... Read More

WNCC Ag Students Plant Knowledge  Among Elementary Schools

Western Nebraska Community College students in the Applied Agriculture Technologies Program sat down with kindergartners from Longfellow Elementary Thursday morning to read "Before We Eat" by Pat Brisson as part of the Nebraska Farm Bureau Foundation... Read More

UW discusses sexual assault prevention

The University of Wyoming is studying its lighting and landscaping and considering using a cellphone safety app to help improve safety on campus. The effort comes after a female was tackled and sexually assaulted by a stranger last month on campu... Read More

Chadron man successful in bighorn hunt

Nebraska’s limited bighorn sheep season wrapped up Thursday afternoon, when the second of two permit holders harvested a ram near Fort Robinson State Park’s Cheyenne Buttes. Jack Nemeth of nearby Chadron, who won the permit by lottery, said he ... Read More

Scottsbluff Fire Chief Dana Miller placed on administrative leave

Scottsbluff Fire Chief Dana Miller has been placed on paid administrative leave. Miller confirmed the action was taken on Wednesday, November 29th, pending an investigation by the city. Miller says he was told not to talk to city employees or b... Read More