Calder Takes Plea Deal, Agrees to Testify in Separate Sex-Trafficking Case

Calder Takes Plea Deal, Agrees to Testify in Separate Sex-Trafficking Case

A Scottsbluff businessman arrested in January as part of a sex-trafficking investigation has accepted a plea deal in which he's agreed to testify against another defendant in a related case. Jeffrey Calder last month entered pleas of no contest to amended charges of Solicitation of Prostitution, two counts of Attempted…
Morrill Superintendent Contract Will Not Be Extended

Morrill Superintendent Contract Will Not Be Extended

Morrill Public Schools will soon be on the hunt for a new superintendent, that after the District's Board of Education decided not to renew Joe Sherwood's contract this week. Board President Dave Sherrod tells KNEB News the timeline for a search has yet to be determined, but it can be…
KNEB.tv News: October 19, 2021

KNEB.tv News: October 19, 2021

Today on KNEB.tv News: School districts in the Twin Cities prepare for the worst case scenarios during an mock emergency drillNew restaurant coming to ScottsbluffNew COVID cases spike again in the Panhandle Bill with your weather; Chabella with your ag news; catch those stories and a whole lot more- right…
Patrons Blast Gering School Board During Monday Meeting

Patrons Blast Gering School Board During Monday Meeting

Gering Public Schools Board of Education members heard from a number of concerned patrons during a public comment period during Monday night's regular monthly board meeting. Patrons voiced their opinions on a recently implemented and now completed mask mandate, and what they feel is a lack of communication from administration…
New Restaurant Opening Soon in Scottsbluff

New Restaurant Opening Soon in Scottsbluff

The Scottsbluff City Council had a quick yet efficient meeting Monday night at City Hall, giving the green light to three redevelopment projects. The council gave unanimous approval to the 26 Group Fuel Station West and the Flyover Brewing Company Expansion Projects redevelopment plans. The first project is spearheaded by…
Preparing Students & Staff For Worst Case Scenarios

Preparing Students & Staff For Worst Case Scenarios

On Monday morning, many students in the Twin Cities participated in the annual Emergency Response Simulation drills. The goal is to ensure that everybody in the school building is on the same page in the event of a potentially serious situation. At Scottsbluff High School, the scenario was a armed…
Unified Command Highlights COVID Booster Update; Latest Case Numbers

Unified Command Highlights COVID Booster Update; Latest Case Numbers

Moderna and Johnson & Johnson boosters are now awaiting final decision from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP). The FDA approved the boosters late last week. Residents will be notified when available in the Panhandle. Booster? Is it right for you? Moderna…
KNEB.tv News: October 18, 2021

KNEB.tv News: October 18, 2021

Today on KNEB.tv News: Dozens of Nebraska Army National Guard members sent off in style ahead of a nine month deploymentGering teacher of Solve for Tomorrow fame lands new, local gigFinal preparations underway for 9th Annual Save a Rack at Backaracks Bill with your weather; Chris with your sports- catch…