BMS Principal advises families of passing of 6th grader

BMS Principal advises families of passing of 6th grader

The principal of Bluffs Middle School Saturday issued a letter advising parents and students of the passing of one of their classmates. In the letter, Principal Jana Mason said 6th grader Aylin Portillo Peinado had died Friday from injuries suffered in a motor vehicle crash. Mason says the Crisis Response…
Commission will Consider Big Game Hunting Recommendations

Commission will Consider Big Game Hunting Recommendations

The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will consider staff recommendations for 2024 deer, antelope and elk hunting seasons when it meets April 25 at Ponca State Park. The meeting will begin at 8 a.m. at the Missouri River Resource and Education Center, 88090 Spur 26 E, Ponca. A public hearing…
To Live and Die on the Plains – Jeff Barnes Presentation

To Live and Die on the Plains – Jeff Barnes Presentation

Although the greatest peacetime emigration in the history of the world took place across the plains of Nebraska, an astounding number of the emigrants met their end suddenly, unexpectedly, and sometimes violently in the Cornhusker State. In fact, says historian Jeff Barnes, by driving on Nebraska’s Interstate 80 one could…
Plan Ahead for a Safe Ride Home: Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

Plan Ahead for a Safe Ride Home: Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

Drugged driving is on the rise in Nebraska. To help keep drug-impaired drivers off the roads, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is teaming up with the Scottsbluff Police Department April 19-21, 2024 to spread the message that drug-impaired driving of any kind is dangerous…
KNEB.tv News: April 19, 2024

KNEB.tv News: April 19, 2024

Today on KNEB.tv News: A Scotts Bluff County jury finds local man guilty on all counts following October altercation Alliance City Council meets new Police Chief David Leavitt Scottsbluff Council OK's fee increases for city parks and facilities Nebraska lawmakers wrap up 2024 legislative session Gov. Jim Pillen says special…
Alliance Council Meets New Police Chief David Leavitt

Alliance Council Meets New Police Chief David Leavitt

The Alliance City Council this week had the opportunity to meet face to face with new Police Chief David Leavitt. City Manager Seth Sorensen said that the first few weeks have gone well as the Chief gets situated in the community. The police chief job posting drew nine applications from…
Supporters Seek Justice for Friend Slain in Scottsbluff

Supporters Seek Justice for Friend Slain in Scottsbluff

A group of local supporters are campaigning for justice for a young man that was murdered late last year in Scottsbluff 22-year-old Wilson Coleman III was fatally shot at the Rebecca Winters Apartments in November. One person had been arrested in connection to the investigation, but the charges have since…
Stinner honored by Behavioral Health Education Center of Nebraska

Stinner honored by Behavioral Health Education Center of Nebraska

As leader of the Nebraska Legislature’s budget-writing Appropriations Committee, former Sen. John Stinner held a uniquely powerful post that allowed him to help direct how state tax dollars were invested. In that role, the lawmaker from Gering proved to be a powerful champion for behavioral health, said Erin Schneider, EdD,…