Strong economic growth continues in rural parts of 10 states

Strong economic growth continues in rural parts of 10 states

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new monthly survey of bankers in rural parts of 10 Plains and Western states suggests strong economic growth continues in the region. The overall economic index for the region improved in October to 66.1 from September’s already-strong 62.5 reading. Any score above 50 suggests growth.…
“Every Woman Matters” Celebrates 30 years of Serving Nebraskans

“Every Woman Matters” Celebrates 30 years of Serving Nebraskans

This month marks 30 years for Nebraska’s federally funded Every Woman Matters (EWM) program. Every Woman Matters helps women receive lifesaving screening for breast and cervical cancer. The program has served over 100,000 women since the program began. The goal of the screening program is to find cancers early when…
Fort Robinson Christmas Dinner Canceled Again

Fort Robinson Christmas Dinner Canceled Again

Fort Robinson State Park has canceled its annual historical Christmas dinner because of coronavirus concerns, but two other holiday events that take place completely outdoors will continue. The park will host its outdoor Haunted Halloween festivities from 4:30-7 p.m. Oct. 30. The event, based at the Soldier Creek Campground near…
Certified Angus Beef offers summer internships

Certified Angus Beef offers summer internships

Hands-on experiences are the fastest way to excel in a career after college. Students who intern at Certified Angus Beef (CAB) leave prepared for a job in the beef industry with practical work examples and personal connections. CAB is accepting applications for three communications internship positions for Summer 2022.Effective communication…
WNCC races past Lamar on sophomore recognition night

WNCC races past Lamar on sophomore recognition night

Holleigh Jaime had a sophomore night for the No. 16 Western Nebraska Community College volleyball Friday evening against Lamar Community College. The 5-foot-3 defensive specialist from Soldotna, Alaska, opened the match with nine straight service points and then closed out the match with a kill from the front row in…
Midwest sheep and goat report for the week of October 23rd

Midwest sheep and goat report for the week of October 23rd

Bull Tackle Feed in Lexington Nebraska sponsors this weekly report. Neal said he has fresh feed in and ready for you. If you're weaning calves or wanting livestock in good shape before winter talk to Neal for products currently on hand.  https://www.facebook.com/search/top?q=bull%20tackle%20feed%20company For the week ending October 23rd  the Midwest…
Torrington’s Novak Honored As AARP Wyoming’s Andrus Award Winner

Torrington’s Novak Honored As AARP Wyoming’s Andrus Award Winner

It was a handshake and a willingness for two friends to serve on each other’s boards of directors that started Paul Novak down a path of 45 years spent supporting senior services in Goshen County, Wyo. Today, AARP Wyoming announced Paul Novak of Torrington is being honored for that service…
KNEB.tv News: October 22, 2021

KNEB.tv News: October 22, 2021

Today on KNEB.tv News: Bayard man succumbs to injuries following semi-rollover near AllianceScotts Bluff County Sheriff Deputies diffuse tense situation Wednesday afternoon at U.P.'s South Morrill rail yardKeep Scottsbluff/ Gering Beautiful hosting annual pharmaceutical takeback on Saturday at Scottsbluff Main Street Market https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FSiB66Amlgk