We are the only locally-owned newspaper in the Twin Cities of Gering and Scottsbluff, Nebraska. Our award-winning, weekly print and eEdition covers Gering and Scottsbluff news with regional high school sports coverage of nearby Mitchell, Morrill, Minatare, Bayard, and Banner County schools. We cover the community's happenings, civic affairs, cultural events and advocate for the citizens of our community. We are the Gering Citizen, a new citizen for a new century.
We are members of the Nebraska State Press Association and the National Newspaper Association. We are proud to reflect the community we serve, providing a weekly record of our area, its people, our hopes and joys for the generations that follow us.
We are proud to be the newspaper of record for the City of Gering, Gering Public Schools, City of Minatare and Minatare Public Schools, and the City of Terrytown, in addition to being among the newspapers of record for the Scotts Bluff County.
We hope you enjoy the content provided on our website, which represents only a portion of what we produce weekly in the pages of the Gering Citizen. If you would like to see more of the Gering Citizen's content, please consider subscribing to our print or eEdition.
Lisa Betz, Owner, Publisher, Editor
Nina Betz, Owner, Office Manager, Bookkeeper
Jerry Purvis, News Editor
Elizabeth Gross, Reporter, Columnist
Doug Harris, Reporter, Columnist, Copy Editor, Circulation Coordinator
Joni-Lee Campbell, Designer, Sales
Brian Hale and Andi Hale, Web Development
Dick Littell, Distribution
Doug Harris, Columnist
Contributing Writers: Terry Gaston, Philip Eckerberg, Lauren Kuckkahn
Photography: Spectrum Photo, Sheila Weber, Jesse Deines, Jessica Olson Mikoloyck
Creative Staff: Lisa Betz, Jon-Lee Campbell, Andi Hale
Columnists: Nina Betz, Glenn Hascall, Cher Maybee, Tim Nolting, Joy Rutherford, Kendall Uhrig
The Gering Citizen can be purchased at the following locations:
The Gering Citizen website was developed in partnership with Hale Multimedia.
You can contact us in the following ways:
P.O. Box 532
Gering, NE 69341
Phone: (308) 633-6397
Fax: (308) 633-6398