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Torrington Police looking for information on child abuse case

Weeks said the department opened a child abuse investigation, and as part of that attempted to interview anyone with close contact with the child. The investigation has not proceeded, however, as some of the individuals involved have refused to either be interviewed or take a polygraph.

STAR-HERALD - 2018-08-16 01:45:00

Police seeking information, assistance

Lieutenant Doug Weeks, who is in charge of the investigation, said the department has opened a child abuse case. Weeks said he’s tried to interview people who might have information but they have refused to cooperate. The investigation has now stalled, making it impossible to eliminate people who ma

TORRINGTON TELEGRAM - 2018-08-16 00:00:00

Woman arrested in Scottsbluff for stabbing man with steak knife

During a later interview, authorities say Ladeaux told them the argument was over a missing speaker and she was at the very intoxicated at the time, but she did not remember having a physical altercation with anyone.

KSNBLOCAL4.COM - 2018-08-15 12:33:00

A new country and rock bar is making its way to Scottsbluff

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb.A first of its kind establishment is making its way to the City of Scottsbluff. The Dark Horse will provide frequent country and rock entertainment for the community.The Dark Horse will start off by only being open on the weekends. For right now, they aren’t going to serve food but

KSNBLOCAL4.COM - 2018-08-15 15:44:00

Industrial Park Road gets facelift

“You can get more bang for your buck when you do little projects in conjunction with bigger projects,” said Buck Klemola withWyDOT. “Your bigger costs on those projects is mobilization, so if there is equipment already mobilized, it can be done for a better cost.”

TORRINGTON TELEGRAM - 2018-08-16 18:09:47

EWC moves up in state ranking

But President, Dr. Leslie Travers, did share one tidbit of good news with trustees: No longer is EWC the smallest institution in the Wyoming Community College system.

TORRINGTON TELEGRAM - 2018-08-16 18:09:53

Downtown business owners says he'll open new events center

Buy NowChad Leeling has been busy getting his new Dark Horse event center ready for opening. The center, located in the former Montgomery Ward building in downtown Scottsbluff, will feature live music three nights a week.JERRY PURVIS/Star-Herald

STAR-HERALD - 2018-08-16 02:00:00

Scottsbluff Police Will Participate in "You Drink and Drive You Lose"

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. - (KNEP)Scottsbluff Police Department will participate in the “You Drink and Drive You Lose” campaign over the course of the next couple of weeks.The program will begin on Friday, August 17th and run through September 3rd.

KSNBLOCAL4.COM - 2018-08-16 14:23:00

Getting my wireless wires crossed and confused

They grow up on computers, iPads and cell phones. They take for granted that they know how to download programs, upload photos and can Skype Grandma on a whim.

NORTH PLATTE TELEGRAPH - 2018-08-15 08:00:00

THS football opens season with high expectations

TORRINGTON –In the last five seasons, Torrington High School’s football team has gone 35-15, and with that, comes raised expectations as the march back to Laramie and War Memorial Stadium began Monday for the Trailblazers.

TORRINGTON TELEGRAM - 2018-08-15 15:30:39

Adrian Smith speaks in Gering about recent tax reforms

“We are holding these events around the district to focus on the economy and ultimately tax reform and what that has done for the workforce,” Smith said. “We know that we have workforce shortages. I’ve been working on legislation that is focusing on that. We have literally millions of people on the

STAR-HERALD - 2018-08-15 23:04:00

Local man turns Cornhusker Roast into a popular, fun business

Buy NowScott Fulk, owner of the Cornhusker Roast, stands in front of his trailer at the Scotts Bluff County fairgrounds last week in Mitchell.BRIANNA ECKERBERG/Gering Courier

STAR-HERALD - 2018-08-15 22:54:00

A Three-Car Crash Sent Three to the Hospital Tuesday Morning

According to Scottsbluff Police, who responded to the accident along with Scottsbluff Fire and Valley Ambulance, just before 10:30 am a minivan failed to stop at a red light at the intersection of Highway 26 and Avenue I.


Family-built stagecoach mainstay at parades

TORRINGTON — For 30 years, the Brooks family out of Torrington has been rolling out their stagecoach at local parades, partly for fun and partly to remember patriarch Howard. H. Brooks.


After Trying to Run from the Police, Scottsbluff Man Arrested Monday

According to Sheriff Mark Overman, around 10:41 this morning an office saw 24-year-old Ray Torres driving on West 42nd street near Highway 71. After confirming multiple arrest warrants out for him, the officer attempted to stop the vehicle.


Donation is a lifeline for firefighters

Dan Morford, left, superintendent of the Scotts Bluff National Monument, presented Gering Rural Fire Department Captain Troy Cowan with several emergency fire shelters for use among the department's firefighters.IRENE NORTH/Star-Herald


Krist challenges Ricketts to debate in Scottsbluff

In a letter sent out Monday, written by Bob Krist for Governor Campaign communications director Dan Parsons and sent to the governor’s campaign, Parsons proposes the debate be broadcast by the Gray Television Network, including station KNEP in Scottsbluff, and moderated by local journalists.


World Witnesses Last Solar Eclipse in 2018

An eclipse occurs almost every 173 days during the so-called eclipse season, as the moon's orbit intersects twice a year with the sun's orbit for 34 days, causing the eclipse three times.


Scottsbluff Public Schools offers new resources for 2018-19 academic year

As the district wraps up the second phase of construction, Scottsbluff Public Schools Director of Communications Melissa Price is excited for the new cosmetology and ROTC programs. “It took a while to be able to get the health regulations and do the things to offer [cosmetology] in high school,” sai


Scooter's Coffee celebrates 20th anniversary with special treat

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (KNEP) -The Midwest based coffee franchise, Scooter’s Coffee, is celebrating their 20th anniversary with a special treat.