Marathon kids run more than 5,000 miles

Marathon kids run more than 5,000 miles

More than 5,000 miles ran over the course of the summer by kids who participated in Nebraska Extension Marathon Kids. More than 200 runners signed up for the summer program, and 70 runners completed marathons. Marathon Kids is a national running program designed to motivate kids by utilizing running logs,…
OWBF Sunrise Launch Goes Off Without a Hitch

OWBF Sunrise Launch Goes Off Without a Hitch

More than a thousand people were up before the crack of dawn to convene at the Old Mitchell Air Field for this morning's Old West Balloon Fest Morning Ascension. https://youtu.be/H83LlxAXQ9U Dozens of balloons launched from there and the Scenic Knolls Golf Course promptly at 7 a.m., filling the clear morning…
SBPS Receives $100,000 Grant to Address Educator Shortage

SBPS Receives $100,000 Grant to Address Educator Shortage

Scottsbluff Public Schools is one of just four school districts across the state who is a recipient of the newly created Nebraska Department of Education Educator Pipeline Grant. SBPS received a Tier 2 award for $100,000 to be used for strategies supporting the recruitment, preparation, and retention of teachers, paraprofessionals,…
KNEB.tv News: August 11, 2022

KNEB.tv News: August 11, 2022

Today on KNEB.tv News: More details emerge in regards to a fatal shooting earlier this week in Morrill CountyDate set for murder trial in Dawes CountyOld West Balloon Fest activities get in full swing with Night Glow at WNCC Catch those stories and a whole lot more- right now on…
Old West Balloon Fest Night Glow Draws Thousands to WNCC

Old West Balloon Fest Night Glow Draws Thousands to WNCC

The community spirit was lifted, ironically by grounded balloons, Wednesday evening in Scottsbluff. The annual night glow, a staple of the Old West Balloon Fest, commandeered the back field behind Western Nebraska Community College. KNEB.tv's Ryan Murphy caught up with one of the pilots, who says the Valley is truly…
Affidavit Shines More Light on Events Leading Up to Broadwater Fatal Shooting

Affidavit Shines More Light on Events Leading Up to Broadwater Fatal Shooting

An arrest affidavit obtained by KNEB News details the events that led up to a deadly shooting in Broadwater. https://youtu.be/sl7313fSsRY Authorities say that 32-year-old Joseph Bennett was at his father's house and began arguing about chores. Bennett grabbed a .22 caliber revolver from the top of the fridge and fired…
Scottsbluff Gets New Carrier for Recycling Services

Scottsbluff Gets New Carrier for Recycling Services

A new provider will be hauling Scottsbluff resident’s recycling to Denver. https://youtu.be/L0e0cTgzNTk During last week's Scottsbluff City Council meeting, "U and U Trucking, LLC" was awarded the contract to haul for the City after the previous carrier declined to pick up the option to continue. Public Works Director Mark Bohl…
Three Day Jury Trial Set for Chadron Murder Suspect

Three Day Jury Trial Set for Chadron Murder Suspect

A Chadron man charged with First Degree Murder and Felony Use of a Firearm was back in court this week, and a trial date has been set. https://youtu.be/X5l1FKEfNwo Ian “Sage” Little Moon is accused of killing 72-year old John Martinez, who was in a relationship with Little Moon’s 33-year old…
KNEB.tv News: August 10, 2022

KNEB.tv News: August 10, 2022

Today on KNEB.tv News: A man charged with shooting his cousin during a Thursday altercation makes his first court appearanceThe City of Scottsbluff's 5.8 mile mile extension of the Monument Valley Pathway is officially complete70-year-old Minatare man gets prison for 2019 sexual assault of child Catch those stories and a whole…