KNEB.tv News: November 29, 2021

KNEB.tv News: November 29, 2021

Today on KNEB.tv News: Authorities investigating yet another shots fired incident in ScottsbluffGering Senator John Stinner delivers remarks at annual Pre-Legislative BreakfastRecord setting year for Thanksgiving in the Valley Bill Boyer with your weather, Chris Cottrell with your sports- catch those stories and a whole lot more right now on…
Hotel Room Seizure Leads to Scottsbluff Drug Bust

Hotel Room Seizure Leads to Scottsbluff Drug Bust

A Sunday morning medical call turned into a sizable drug bust with the seizure of drugs, cash, and a firearm. Court records show that Scottsbluff Police were dispatched to a local hotel after staff was alerted to narcotics in a room where a guest was having a seizure. Officers made…
Biden Healthcare Vaccination Rule Blocked in Nebraska, Wyoming and 8 other states

Biden Healthcare Vaccination Rule Blocked in Nebraska, Wyoming and 8 other states

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A federal judge has blocked President Joe Biden's administration from enforcing a coronavirus vaccine mandate on health care workers in 10 states, including Nebraska and Wyoming. The preliminary injunction issued Monday applies to a coalition of suing states: Alaska, Arkansas, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, New…
Latest Nebraska 511 Update Promises New Tools for Winter Weather Season

Latest Nebraska 511 Update Promises New Tools for Winter Weather Season

The Nebraska Department of Transportation (NDOT), together with the Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) and the National Weather Service (NWS), Monday announced an updated Nebraska 511, which promises to bring better service to Nebraskans as they plan for winter travel. Nebraska 511 has been a staple for Nebraskans and travelers alike…
Lee Enterprises tries to ward off hostile takeover by Alden

Lee Enterprises tries to ward off hostile takeover by Alden

DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) - The Lee Enterprises newspaper chain has adopted a "poison-pill" plan to protect itself from a hostile takeover while it considers an unsolicited offer from hedge fund Alden Global Capital to buy Lee for $24 ashare. The plan would take effect if Alden gains control of more…
Friday Feeders: Family grows cattle operation

Friday Feeders: Family grows cattle operation

The Meyring Cattle Company is nestled between Alliance and Hay Springs in Sheridan County. Jay Meyring co-owner and operator of the cattle and row crop business said his parents moved there in 1996. To hear more listen below:
CDC and FDA Expand Eligibility for COVID-19 Booster Shots to All Adults

CDC and FDA Expand Eligibility for COVID-19 Booster Shots to All Adults

On Friday, November 19, 2021, Center of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) expanded recommendations for booster shots of the COVID-19 vaccine in populations to now include all adults ages 18 years and older who received a primary mRNA COVID-19 vaccine series (Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna). Under the new recommendations, all adults…
Scottsbluff House, Vehicle Struck in Friday Gunfire Incident

Scottsbluff House, Vehicle Struck in Friday Gunfire Incident

Scottsbluff Police say no one was injured in a gunfire incident this extended holiday weekend. According to a release issued by the department, officers were called to the area of the 1700 block of 6th Ave in reference to reports of gun shots at about 7:20 p.m. Friday night. Sgt. Steven…
COVID-19 Brings New Scams for Senior Citizens

COVID-19 Brings New Scams for Senior Citizens

Billions of dollars are estimated to be lost by senior adults each year to scammers, according to the National Council on Aging. Now, with the confusion and fear over the coronavirus, scammers try to capitalize. Federal, state and local officials across the country have alerted consumers, particularly older people, to…