KNEB.tv News: January 25, 2022

KNEB.tv News: January 25, 2022

Today on KNEB.tv News: The key player in a 2021 sex trafficking investigation set to stand trial this spring; Bluffs drug dealer accused of slinging heroin, meth and fentanyl behind bars; ESU 13 names new Administrator https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kgboPCcYtkw
Alleged Heroin, Meth, Fentanyl Dealer Apprehended

Alleged Heroin, Meth, Fentanyl Dealer Apprehended

A Scottsbluff man caught with dealer amounts of methamphetamine, heroin, and nearly 500 fentanyl pills is behind bars, and will answer to the charges in District Court later this week. KNEB.tv's Ryan Murphy has the story: https://youtu.be/4Prbch5rUhI
Jan. 25, 2022  |  Area Cash Prices

Jan. 25, 2022 | Area Cash Prices

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney/Lisco/Mitchell – 7.82 (+0.17)Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport/Torrington – 7.82 (+0.17)Crossroads Co-op/Gering/Lyman – 7.82 (+0.17)Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 8.20 (+0.17)New Alliance / Alliance – 8.20 (+0.17)Frenchman Valley Co-Op/Kimball – 7.85 (+0.17)West Plains LLC/Gering – 7.84 (+0.16)West Plains/Alliance – 8.21 (+0.16)Pine Bluffs Feed & Grain/Pine Bluffs – 7.85 (+0.17)Scoular Grain/Sidney – 7.80 (+0.16)Oshkosh…
Nebraska Unemployment Drops to New National Low Again

Nebraska Unemployment Drops to New National Low Again

Nebraska's unemployment rate dipped to an historic, national low once again last month. The Nebraska Department of Labor reports a state unemployment rate of 1.7% in December. Nebraska retained its spot as the state with the lowest rate, followed by Utah with a 1.9% rate and Oklahoma with 2.3%. Nebraska's…
Nebraska & Kansas Milk Production

Nebraska & Kansas Milk Production

Milk production in Nebraska during the October-December 2021 quarter totaled 352 million pounds, down 5% from the October-December quarter last year, according to the USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service. The averagenumber of milk cows was 58,000 head, 2,000 head less than the same period last year. Milk production in Kansas…
Jordan Diedrich Joins TCD as Executive Director

Jordan Diedrich Joins TCD as Executive Director

The Twin Cities Development Board of Directors has announced that Jordan Diedrich has been selected to serve as their Executive Director. Jordan has a history of being involved in the community. He has lived in Nebraska for the past ten years, six of those years have been here in the…
SHS Junior Riley Ibero Aces ACT

SHS Junior Riley Ibero Aces ACT

Scottsbluff High School Junior Riley Ibero has earned a perfect composite score of 36 on the ACT assessment. According to ACT.org, only two-tenths of one percent of students who take the ACT, which is a standardized test many colleges use for admission, earn a composite score of 36. The ACT…
Land management, farm resiliency workshop

Land management, farm resiliency workshop

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Center for Agricultural Profitability will present a land management workshop in Grant to address financial resiliency for agricultural operations to sustain risk while remaining profitable. “Building Farm and Ranch Resiliency in the Age of Financial Uncertainty” will be presented from 9 a.m. to noon MST Feb.…