Airport board reinstates director after investigation

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. - (KNEP) - Western Nebraska Regional Airport sees the return of their director after under administrative leave.

The board received allegations back in January that Raul Aguallo had airport employees working on his house while on airport time.

Upon the results of a Nebraska State Patrol investigation, the board has since reinstated Aguallo. He states he is happy to be back and is glad the board had faith in him. Aguallo also learned to have paperwork for everything.

The reinstatement does include a 60-day probation to address policy changes.