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Standing Up For Rural America

Shortly after the founding of our nation, American citizens engaged in a debate about what kind of country they and later generations would live in. No one understood the value of rural Americans more... Read More

Corn Market May Need Disruption

A banking official from Nebraska says the market may need “some disruption in production,” to reach higher prices for corn. Tom Jensen of First National Bank of Omaha told the Omaha-World Herald there is nothing on the horizon to increase corn pr... Read More

NHL Scores

NHL Monday Night NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE= Final Colorado 2 Pittsburgh 1 Final SO Dallas 2 N-Y Rangers 1 Final N-Y Islanders 3 Washington 1 Final OT Florida 2 Detroit 1 Final Winnipeg 5 Vancouver 1 Final Anaheim 3 Carolina 2...... Read More

Farm financial workshops in five locations

MANHATTAN, Kan. — With farm profitability rivaling the low levels of the 1980s, K-State Research and Extension is offering confidential, one-on-one financial planning assistance to agricultural producers in five locations in early 2018. Through ... Read More

NBA Scores

NBA Monday ___= NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION= Final Miami 107 Memphis 82 Final Houston 130 New Orleans 123 Final Chicago 108 Boston 85 Final Charlotte 116 Oklahoma City 103 Final L.A. Clippers 96 Toronto 91 Final Golden State 111 Portl... Read More

High School Basketball Scores

^BOYS BASKETBALL= Chadron 65, Hot Springs, S.D. 60, OT McCool Junction 62, Heartland Lutheran 41 Pender 55, Allen 40 ^GIRLS BASKETBALL= Chadron 49, Hot Springs, S.D. 22 Gering 65, Wheatland, Wyo. 34 Hartington Cedar Catholic 57, Norfolk Cathol... Read More

Gering council approves financing ordinance for athletic fields

The Gering city council Monday approved an ordinance that authorizes the sale of up  to four million dollars in bonds to pay for the city's athletic fields project. Mayor Tony Kaufman says the funding will cover the cost for the new baseball stad... Read More

Major changes coming to Nebraska high school football classifications in 2018

The Nebraska Schools Activities Association released the official football classifications Monday for the next two years, which is bringing major changes to many classes in western Nebraska. The new classification system, which will be in place fo... Read More

U.S. soy processors build new capacity at fastest rate in 20 years

CHICAGO (Reuters) - U.S. agricultural cooperatives are building new soybean crushing plants at the fastest rate in two decades as farmers in the world’s top producer prepare to sow another record area with soy. The growth worldwide in the number... Read More

USDA Reports Preview

USDA isn't expected to say much in its December round of numbers, which means there's not much to say in this month's preview. USDA will release its latest Crop Production and World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) reports at... Read More

NBB Welcomes Longtime Grassley Aide to Lead DC Office

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Biodiesel Board (NBB) is pleased to announce that Kurt Kovarik, a senior adviser and legislative director of U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), has accepted the position of Vice President of Federal Affairs. Kovar... Read More