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State Patrol investigating fatal crash in Hamilton County. The Nebraska State Patrol is investigating a Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office pursuit that ended with a fatal crash Saturday night. Preliminary information shows that a Hamilton County Sheriff’s Deputy attempted a traffic stop at approximately 10:15 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3.
HAMILTON COUNTY, NE
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Officer-involved shooting in Gering under investigation

The Nebraska State Patrol is conducting an officerinvolved shooting investigation in Gering. The incident involving the Gering Police Department occurred at approximately 11:25 a.m. MT Thursday, Dec. 1. Officers with the Gering Police Department had responded to a report of a man threatening self-harm at a residence at 1200 M...
GERING, NE
News Channel Nebraska

Scottsbluff police issues 46 citations during special Thanksgiving enforcement

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (KNEP) - The Scottsbluff Police Department received a grant to patrol for more hours to make sure people are practicing safe driving habits. During Thanksgiving weekend the Scottsbluff Police Department was patrolling more of Scottsbluff and Terrytown to monitor the streets. The patrol officers were able to work overtime due to a grant received from the Nebraska Department of Transportation Highway Safety office.
SCOTTSBLUFF, NE
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Annual Christmas Cookie Crawl set to take place in City of Michell

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (KNEP) - The second annual Christmas Cookie Crawl takes place this Friday, December 9th from 3:00pm-5:00pm. This event will feature Santa, Music, Hot chocolate, and so much more. The way it works is, you begin at the Happy Dackle in Mitchell to receive your cookie box and a...
SCOTTSBLUFF, NE
News Channel Nebraska

Gift drive held for Scottsbluff family impacted by fatal accident

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (KNEP) - A member of the Scottsbluff community is helping the Charvot family during a difficult holiday season. On Nov. 8 Dylon Charvat lost his life in an accident at the Sugar Factory Terminal in Gering. Susan Whitaker is reaching out to members of the community to help the family out this holiday season.
SCOTTSBLUFF, NE
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Town Talk: Creative District meeting to be held Monday

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (KNEP) - A meeting will be held next week to discuss the proposed Creative District in Scottsbluff. On Dec. 12 at the Midwest Theater, The Western Nebraska Arts Council will be discussing the district and what people can expect and how they can get involved with the district.
SCOTTSBLUFF, NE
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Tina Worthman introduced as Midwest Theater new Executive Director

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (KNEP) - The Midwest Theater introduces Tina Lyles Worthman as their new Executive Director. Tina is a Gering native and is selected after The Midwest Theater Board of Directors narrowed down their search from 20 applicants with different backgrounds and experiences to five total. Last week the Board...
GERING, NE
News Channel Nebraska

Winkler Named Gering Interim Boys Basketball Coach

GERING - Late Wednesday morning, Gering Public Schools sent out a press release stating that Gering Bulldog Head Boys Basketball Coach Kyle Cotton would no longer be serving in that capacity, effective immediately. Former Gering head basketball coach Rick Winkler has been named as interim head coach and will finish out the rest of the season.
GERING, NE

Scottsbluff police respond to crash, drug paraphernalia found

Today at approximately 10:16 a.m. Scottsbluff police were called to a two vehicle non-injury accident at the intersection of West 26th Street and Ave E in Scottsbluff. "A 2006 Silver Chevy HHR driven by 22-year-old Scottsbluff resident Demetria Mills was driving westbound on West 26th Street with two passengers," Scottsbluff Police Corporal Andrew Soucie said. "The Chevy HHR failed to yield to the right of way and entered the intersection as a 2022 orange Freightliner Semi truck with no trailer, driven by 31-year-old Scottsbluff resident Tervarus Ages, was driving south bound on Ave E. The silver Chevy HHR contacted the driver’s side of the orange Freightliner in the intersection causing damage."
SCOTTSBLUFF, NE
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Wild Lights returns to Riverside Discovery Center

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (KNEP) - The Holiday season is in full swing and an annual event returns December 9th. Riverside Discovery Center presents Wild Lights and will feature festive light displays, music, and more through December 30th. Tickets for this event are $8 for non-members and $4 for members (per person),...
SCOTTSBLUFF, NE
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Uptown Scottsbluff set to host pet friendly event

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (KNEP) - Uptown Scottsbluff is hosting Santa Paws December 11th from 1:00pm-2:00pm. This event will be held at Center Court and will feature a photoshoot of your pet for purchase or a selfie for free with Santa. All dog and cats are welcome, but they must be on...
SCOTTSBLUFF, NE
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Local restaurant holds specialty pizza donation for United Way

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (KNEP) - Sam & Louie’s restaurant in Scottsbluff will donate $1 of every specialty pizza ordered in the month of December to United Way of Western Nebraska. This donation will help support United Way campaign goal of $400,000. In addition, to every donation that is made your...
SCOTTSBLUFF, NE
North Platte Telegraph

Bayard woman killed in crash in Nebraska Panhandle

SCOTTSBLUFF — A Bayard woman died as the result of a crash near Melbeta on Thursday. Syrena Parks, 25, died at Regional West Medical Center after being injured in a two-vehicle crash on Nebraska 92 just west of Melbeta. The crash occurred at about 10:15 p.m., according to information released by the Nebraska State Patrol.
BAYARD, NE
News Channel Nebraska

Authorities charge driver involved in Scottsbluff accident with narcotics possession

SCOTTSBLUFF - A driver involved in a two-vehicle accident in Scottsbluff Monday morning was charged with possession of narcotic paraphernalia. Scottsbluff Police Cpl. Andrew Soucie says Demetria Mills, 22, of Scottsbluff, had the paraphernalia on her when she was involved in an accident with a 2022 Freightliner semi-tractor at the intersection of West 26th Street and Ave E at 10:16 a.m.
SCOTTSBLUFF, NE
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Panhandle Coop set to host Plaza Christmas this weekend

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (KNEP) - Panhandle Coop will host a free event December 10th from 12:00pm-7:00pm. Plaza Christmas will feature a scavenger hunt, Santa, kid crafts, adult beverage tastings, barrel train, 10¢ off gas, horse carriage, food trucks, door prizes, and so much more. If you are looking for a...
SCOTTSBLUFF, NE
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Slip-And-Fall Case Illustrates Legal Options for School Districts

Whenever someone is injured participating in sports, schools and recreation providers often find themselves on the receiving end of a lawsuit. While it is true that accidents happen, and that service providers are not liable for every injury, it is also true that in most cases the lawsuits claim that the school or recreation providers were negligent and that their failure to exercise reasonable care resulted in the person’s injury.
SCOTTSBLUFF, NE
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Gering’s Madison Seiler Heading to Kennesaw State University

GERING, Neb. (KNEP) - Gering High School student athlete Madison Seiler will be heading south to continue her education and athletic career. Seiler signing to become a student athlete at Kennesaw State University in Georgia. Seiler will leave Gering High School as one of the most decorated student athletes in...
GERING, NE
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Road work taking place on parts of U Street in Gering

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (KNEP) - The City of Gering wants to remind residents about road work taking place on U Street. Road work will be taking place from the intersection at U Street and Pacific Boulevard down to 11th Street with the the eastward parking lanes and the intersections of 12th Street and 13th Street being closed to have Black Hills Energy install a gas main. Parking will not be allowed on U Street until the work is done.
GERING, NE