KNEB.tv News: July 1, 2022

KNEB.tv News: July 1, 2022

Today on KNEB.tv News: Canal breach west of Lingle causes evacuationsAllred Brothers Firework Show set for SaturdayBusy weekend expected at Lake Minatare State Recreation AreaRiverside Discovery Center hosting Ice Cream Safari Monday Catch those stories and a whole lot more- right now on KNEB.tv News: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y-Af-9het9M
Medical Cannabis Petition Drives Facing Potential Failure

Medical Cannabis Petition Drives Facing Potential Failure

Nebraskans for Medical Marijuana say their drive to collect valid signatures on a pair of petition drives faces potential failure. Campaign Manager Crista Eggers said in a news release Friday that without 35,000 new signatures in the next six days, the campaign is in serious jeopardy of not having the…
NSP Encourages Safe Travel this Independence Day Weekend

NSP Encourages Safe Travel this Independence Day Weekend

Fireworks will fill the sky and vehicles will fill the roads during this busy Independence Day weekend. Nebraska State Troopers will be on patrol across the state to help maintain safe roadways and assist motorists in need of help. “As we celebrate our great country this weekend, we encourage all…
Busy 4th of July Weekend Expected at Lake Minatare

Busy 4th of July Weekend Expected at Lake Minatare

If you're looking to spend some nights at the Lake Minatare Recreation Area this Independence Day holiday, you'll likely need to be prepared to 'rough it' a little. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OcFgrY_7Lw8 Superintendent Alex Lohrmeyer with Game and Parks Commission says reservable sites have been taken for a long time, first-come first-served sites…
Allred Brothers Fireworks Show Set for Saturday

Allred Brothers Fireworks Show Set for Saturday

An annual tradition since the mid 1990's will light up the sky Saturday evening. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fnW5VzF0Sh0 The Allred Brothers Fireworks show is set for Saturday at Five Rocks Amphitheater in Gering. Gates open at 7 p.m. with the show expected to start at 9:15 p.m. Admission is free, but donations are…
Crews Work to Repair Breach of Interstate Canal West of Lingle

Crews Work to Repair Breach of Interstate Canal West of Lingle

A breach of the Interstate Canal west of Lingle has prompted a flood advisory along Highway 26 in that area until at least 7:15 Friday evening. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=etF9Gikt6K8 "It appears that we had a gopher dig in our bank, it definitely doesn't have anything to do with that the rain we…
Stoddard to Step Down as Banner Co. Treasurer

Stoddard to Step Down as Banner Co. Treasurer

Banner County Treasurer Monty Stoddard will be stepping down from his post. County Attorney Mark Kovarik confirmed to KNEB News that Stoddard told the County Board of his decision during their Thursday meeting, but Kovarik said the resignation was not effective immediately. Sources told KNEB News Stoddard read the text…
KNEB.tv News: June 30, 2022

KNEB.tv News: June 30, 2022

Today on KNEB.tv News: Outgoing Senator John Stinner honored for his years of serviceNew beef processing plant coming to GeringRotary donates $70,000 to Northfield Haven project Catch those stories and a whole lot more- right now on KNEB.tv News: https://youtu.be/0WiPflst2E8
Nebraska Politicians Hail Supreme Court Clean Power Plan Decision

Nebraska Politicians Hail Supreme Court Clean Power Plan Decision

Nebraska leaders are expressing approval of a U.S. Supreme Court decision issued Thursday that struck down the Clean Power Plan rule adopted during the Obama administration. Through the rule promoted by the Environmental Protection Agency, States would have been required to achieve carbon emission reductions for coal-fired power plants by…
Rotary Donates $70,000 to Gering’s Northfield Haven Project

Rotary Donates $70,000 to Gering’s Northfield Haven Project

Earlier this year, the Scottsbluff/ Gering Rotary Club hosted their 'Rotary Gold' fundraiser event, and Tuesday night they were able to make their largest donation to date. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GOFBCZx3hJ8 This year's recipient is the Northfield Haven Project, which will providing housing for intellectually and developmentally disabled adults. Board President Pam Richter…