12 hrs ago
Nebraska's Lt. Governor coming to panhandle
Lt. Governor Lavon Heidemann begins his trip at the Gering Civic Center on Wednesday with remarks at the Gering Business Club's Luncheon.
16 hrs ago
Interlocal contract fuels Monday night debate between SB County Commissioners and Gering council
The City of Gering said they "swallowed" the funding issue and the disagreements they had with it, and now argue that the Scotts Bluff County Commissioner's interlocal agreement needs some sort of timeline.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
School drive collects socks for homeless, foster children
Students at one local elementary school are collecting socks for a good cause this holiday season.
Torrington teen arrested for Mitchell robbery after bragging about it on Facebook
A 15-year-old Torrington teen is arrested in connection to an armed robbery that took place in Mitchell last week.
Man charged in rash of Scottsbluff burglaries waives preliminary hearing
The man believed to be responsible for at least three recent burglaries from Scottsbluff businesses has waived his preliminary hearing in Scotts Bluff County Court.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Trees Along the Trails underway at Legacy of the Plains
It's beginning to look a lot more like Christmas at the Legacy of the Plains Museum as volunteers have decorated trees and a contest is underway.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Driver recovering after rollover accident in Gering this morning
A Gering man is recovering after a rollover accident near the 300 block of M Street this morning in Gering.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Man sentenced in dog abuse case
A judge says a Scottsbluff man who threw a dog against a wall can't own a pet for five years.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Diabetes Care Center hosts community food drive
A major panhandle entity will host a weeklong community food drive to help ensure families are wellfed and eating healthy this holiday season.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Jury deliberates fate of former CI
A jury is deliberating the outcome in a case against a former WING Drug Task Force criminal informant is who allegedly went rogue during the course of a trial he was involvedwith.
New scrutiny for guardians of vulnerable Nebraskans
A group advocating for disabled Nebraskans plans to look into other "guardianship mills" following last week's arrest of a Gering woman who had been named guardian for hundreds of people.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Disease takes a toll on 2013 deer harvest
Deer hunters who may think they were just unlucky this season when came home empty-handed might find comfort knowing they weren't alone, as this season's deer harvest posted significant lows in harvest.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Four Scotts Bluff County businesses fail alcohol compliance checks
Scottsbluff businesses: Maverik, Sam and Louie's, and the Fifth and O gas station, along with Gering's Stage Coach Stop have failed the latest series of alcohol compliance checks.
Authorities Investigating What Caused Scottsbluff Man to Drive Car into Train
Authorities are investigating what happened to a Scottsbluff man who said he became disoriented before driving his vehicle into a moving train.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Gering amends utility shut-off ordinance
The Gering city council revised the ordinance that lays out how residents are fined for water or utility shutoffs that occur after-hours.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Woman accused of stealing money from elderly, disabled
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Audit reveals woman used state payments for personal use
NOW TO THE DEVELOPING STORY STRETCHING FROM LINCOLN TO NEBRASKA'S PANHANDLE: ALLEGATIONS OF WIDESPREAD ABUSE OF VULNERABLE ADULTS-- AND NEBRASKA HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES.
Rita Stinner awarded "Outstanding Music Educator Award"
Rita Stinner, WNCC music program director and choral activities director, was awarded the 2013-14 National Federation of State High School Associations and Nebraska State Activities Association "Outstanding Music Educator Award" at the Nebraska Music Educators Association Fall Conference Clinic in Lincoln, on November 22. The National Federation of ... (more)
Director of Gering Safe Haven charged with felony theft by taking
The Director of Gering's Safe Haven is facing felony charges after an investigation prompted by the Nebraska State Auditor's Office.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Kimball woman receives car from community
Christmas came a little early for a woman in Kimball after a stranger's idea and the help from his community alleviate some stress in her life.