COTTSBLUFF — Local youth lifted off during the Lied Scottsbluff Public Library’s universe of activities Thursday as part of this year’s theme “A Universe of Stories.” Read more
Recent Youth Headlines
SCOTTSBLUFF — The Lied Scottsbluff Public Library is about to blast off with a spaced out summer reading program for all ages. Read more
GERING — Geil Elementary students enjoyed a unique day of learning April 22 during the school’s first STEM day. Read more
SCOTTSBLUFF — Twenty-three Scottsbluff High School students qualified to compete in the state journalism contest, which was held Tuesday in Norfolk at Northeast Community College. The Bearcats placed in 22 of the 25 contested categories in newspaper, yearbook and broadcasting and won the Cla… Read more
SCOTTSBLUFF — When you think of the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture in Curtis, you’d probably imagine students who focus on animal husbandry and health and large animal veterinary technology training. Read more
GERING — The Gering High School music department performed the musical “Mamma Mia!” April 11-13 after two months of rehearsals. Read more
SCOTTSBLUFF — Preschoolers were all abuzz on Wednesday as they learned about events in the springtime and how beneficial bees are to the environment. Read more
SCOTTSBLUFF — Panhandle FFA Chapters celebrated National FFA week from Saturday, Feb. 16 to Saturday, Feb. 23, with activities to promote agricultural education and leadership opportunities. Read more
Sophie Sheridan is planning her wedding and would like for her father to walk her down the aisle, however, she doesn’t know who he is. Read more
Hundreds of cyclists will ride through western Nebraska communities as the Tour de Nebraska brings its bicycling adventure tour through several communities. Read more
SCOTTSBLUFF — The view from above is often peaceful and relaxing, which is what attracts individuals to become pilots. Read more
SCOTTSBLUFF — An estimated 35,000 people were buried along the emigrant trails from the 1840s to the 1860s. There is a grave every 300 feet al… Read more
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Residents are getting their first chance to weigh in on changes to a California measure that would give state public health officials oversight of doctors who grant a high number of medical exemptions for vaccinations and schools with vaccination rates less than 95%.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jim Pike, co-founder and lead singer of The Lettermen, whose lush vocal harmonies made the Grammy-nominated trio one of the most popular vocal groups of the 1960s, has died at age 82.
REYKJAVIK, Iceland (AP) — A pair of seasoned performers received a warm welcome Wednesday in Iceland, where the two beluga whales that previously lived at an aquarium in China will help populate a sanctuary for formerly captive marine mammals.
NEW YORK (AP) — The guru of a cult-like self-improvement group that attracted heiresses and Hollywood actresses was convicted Wednesday of turning his female devotees into his sex slaves through such means as shame, punishment and nude blackmail photos.
LONDON (AP) — Ralph Lauren has collected an accolade from Prince Charles and it's a doozy: Honorary Knight Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire for Services to Fashion.