Former Sidney man sentenced for federal sex offender registration violation

Former Sidney man sentenced for federal sex offender registration violation

United States Attorney Susan Lehr announced that Jack Brown Wilson, 44, of Big Springs, Nebraska, was sentenced February 27, 2024, in federal court in Lincoln, Nebraska for failing to register under the Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act (SORNA). Senior United States District Court Judge John M. Gerrard sentenced Wilson…
KNEB.tv News: February 28, 2024

KNEB.tv News: February 28, 2024

Today on KNEB.tv News: A jury trial set for next month for a woman nabbed in a large drug bust at a Scottsbluff motel Cheyenne Co. sex offender sentenced in federal court for registration violation Update on Betty's Way Fire burning in central Nebraska Nebraska lawmakers talk phasing out inheritance…
Chambers files for yet another round in the Nebraska Legislature

Chambers files for yet another round in the Nebraska Legislature

The man often referred to in the past as the "Lion of the Legislature" has decided to seek another term in the Nebraska Unicameral. According to the Secretary of State's office, Ernie Chambers has filed for the District 11 seat in north Omaha, which is currently held by Terrell McKinney.…
Backaracks to Expand Hours; Breakfast Menu Available at 6 a.m.

Backaracks to Expand Hours; Breakfast Menu Available at 6 a.m.

Folks in Scottsbluff looking for a new breakfast spot will have a new option starting later this week. Backaracks is now offering breakfast and will be officially open to the public this Friday, March 1st starting at 6 a.m. https://youtu.be/-PsCCB3q2ng Owner Tammy Cooley and her crew had a soft opening…
Douglas- PHS Pet of the Week

Douglas- PHS Pet of the Week

Meet Douglas, the Panhandle Humane Society Pet of the Week! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CWmoLmtr2hA Do you ever find yourself judging people just by their facial expression? Well Douglas seems to have the grumpy dog face pretty much perfected. But then two seconds later he switches it up and decides he'd rather stick his…
March Jury Trial Set For Man Caught With Half Pound of Meth, 47 Guns

March Jury Trial Set For Man Caught With Half Pound of Meth, 47 Guns

A 45-year-old rural Mitchell man who had been on the lam for five years following a massive drug and weapons charges is set to stand trial here in a few weeks. Shaun Turner was arrested after authorities found more than half a pound of methamphetamine and nearly a pound of…
Gering opens application period for grants from hotel occupation tax

Gering opens application period for grants from hotel occupation tax

The application period is now open for the very first round of grants the City of Gering will be making with funds generated by the city's hotel occupancy tax. The grants can be used by City departments, City facilities and non-profit entities and organizations producing annual events and activities, with…
Evnen announces Presidential slate for May primary

Evnen announces Presidential slate for May primary

Nebraska Secretary of State Bob Evnen identified the presidential candidates for Nebraska’s primary ballot. Nebraska’s statewide primary is May 14, 2024. https://youtu.be/53eQbi79Uj8 The candidates are listed below in alphabetical order (by last name) under their respective party. Republican Party: Nikki Haley, Perry Johnson (by petition), Donald J. Trump Democratic Party:…