Husker Men come up empty in loss to Hoosiers

Husker Men come up empty in loss to Hoosiers

Lincoln, Neb. – Bryce McGowens had a team-high 20 points, but Indiana was able to hold off Nebraska and post a 78-71 victory over Nebraska Monday evening at Pinnacle Bank Arena.The Huskers (6-13, 0-8 Big Ten) trailed by as many as 10 in the second half, but rallied and was within 73-67 with 2:56 remaining.…
Markowski Captures Back-to-Back Big Ten Freshman Honors

Markowski Captures Back-to-Back Big Ten Freshman Honors

Nebraska's Alexis Markowski captured her fourth Big Ten Freshman-of-the-Week award of the season, when the conference announced its weekly honors for women's basketball on Monday, Jan. 17. Markowski, a 6-3 forward/center out of Lincoln Pius X High School, erupted for a career-high 27 points on a career-best 6-of-7 three-point shooting to lead…
New Signs to be More than for Library Programs, Patrons

New Signs to be More than for Library Programs, Patrons

The Lied Scottsbluff Public Library is pleased to announce the addition of 3 digital signs that will be used to connect with the community. The signs are mounted on the pergola at the front of the library, and face 3rd Avenue, 4th Avenue, and 18th Street. The signs will be…
SHS Air Force Jr. ROTC Cadet Receives Award Toward Pilot’s License Training

SHS Air Force Jr. ROTC Cadet Receives Award Toward Pilot’s License Training

Maxwell AFB, AL – Michael Mickey a cadet First Lieutenant Air Force Junior ROTC cadet at Scottsbluff High School has received a scholarship to attend an accredited aviation university participating in a Private Pilot Certificate training program in the summer of 2022.  Cadet Mickey is one of 200 Air Force…
2022 Angus Women Connected application is now open

2022 Angus Women Connected application is now open

The American Angus Auxiliary invites women to attend the 2022 Angus Women Connected Conference March 23-25 at the Elms Hotel and Spa in Excelsior Springs, Missouri. Applications close Jan. 23. Applicants will be notified of acceptance status no later than Feb. 15. The Auxiliary will select twenty women, age twenty-one…
Republican State Senator to Challenge Fortenberry in Primary

Republican State Senator to Challenge Fortenberry in Primary

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - A Republican state senator and former speaker of the Legislature is challenging Congressman Jeff Fortenberry who is facing federal charges as he runs for re-election. State Sen. Mike Flood of Norfolk announced Sunday that he will challenge Fortenberry in the state's First CongressionalDistrict. Flood will face…
Bison Are Coming to Stock Show

Bison Are Coming to Stock Show

DENVER, CO (January 17, 2022) – Put away the hair dryers, clippers and brushes: the bison are coming to the National Western Stock Show this week.            Roughly 100 head of North America’s top bison will be arriving at the Stock Show on Wednesday (also known as Bison Hump Day), for…
Jan. 14, 2022  |  Area Cash Prices

Jan. 14, 2022 | Area Cash Prices

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney/Lisco/Mitchell – 6.92 (-0.15)Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport/Torrington – 6.92 (-0.15)Crossroads Co-op/Gering/Lyman – 6.92 (-0.15)Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 7.30 (-0.15)New Alliance / Alliance – 7.30 (-0.15)Frenchman Valley Co-Op/Kimball – 6.95 (-0.15)West Plains LLC/Gering – 6.95 (-0.15)West Plains/Alliance – 7.32 (-0.15)Pine Bluffs Feed & Grain/Pine Bluffs – 6.95 (-0.15)Scoular Grain/Sidney – 6.91 (-0.15)Oshkosh…
Scottsbluff, Gering weekend wrestling results

Scottsbluff, Gering weekend wrestling results

The Scottsbluff and Gering wrestling teams were in action over the weekend in separate locations. Gering picked up a second place finish at the Gothenburg Dual Tournament while the Bearcats finished second at the Schuyler Invitational. Below you'll find a recap of both. Gering finishes 2nd in Gothenburg Team Standings…
WNCC women beat EWC for 17th win of season

WNCC women beat EWC for 17th win of season

 TORRINGTON, Wyo. – The 10th-ranked Western Nebraska Community College women’s basketball team put four in double figures while burying 10 3-pointers in rolling to an 81-60 win over Eastern Wyoming College Sunday afternoon in Torrington, Wyoming. The win was the Cougars 12th straight win and it was also the 12th straight hold…