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LINCOLN - “Nebraska Agriculture,” a video commissioned by the Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) and viewed by thousands on YouTube and at the Nebraska State Fair, recently was named a Golde... Read More

Crop Progress and Condition Report

Nebraska For the week ending July 26, 2015, Nebraska experienced near normal temperatures throughout the State, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. Portions of the southeast received up to four inches of rain, while t... Read More

Midwest Theater announces 2015-16 Performing Arts Series

A return December visit by the Grammy award winning Soweto Gospel Choir, two other Grammy winners and a one man comedy act that had a sold-out Broadway run highlight the Midwest Theater's 2015-16 Performing Arts Series. Grammy winner Terrance Sime... Read More

(Audio) Nebraska Student Named American Star Farmer Finalist

The National FFA Organization has selected four students from throughout the United States as finalists for its 2015 top achievement award: American Star Farmer. The American Star Farmer Award represents the best of the best among thousands of Am... Read More

Torrington doctor trading in stethoscope for spatula

A board certified doctor who has served Goshen County for the past 16 years is changing his specialty this week; going from family medicine to baker. Dr. Ezdan Fluckiger, more commonly known in Torrington as 'The Bread Doctor,' is opening up his n... Read More

Alliance P.D. investigating vandalism to cruiser

The Alliance Police Department is seeking the public's help to locate a suspect who vandalized one of their police cars. Early Saturday morning, someone threw a large piece of concrete through the rear window of a parked cruiser while officers wer... Read More

Sexten Leads CBA Supply Development

Certified Angus Beef LLC (CAB) has hired Justin Sexten to lead its Supply Development team as director of that division. The Ohio native brings to his new post a broad expertise in beef production, research and education. “As the cattle cycle en... Read More

Detours in place on 2nd Avenue with turn lane installed on 27th Street

Work is underway along Scottsbluff's 27th Street at 2nd Avenue, where a turn lane is being added, along with new traffic control signals at the intersection. Public Works Director Mark Bohl tells KNEB News the closure of 2nd Avenue on both the nor... Read More

PADD about a month away from naming new director

PADD - the Panhandle Area Development District - is getting closer to naming a new executive director, but it will be a few more weeks at least. Nebraska Northwest Development Corporation Director Deb Cottier is Chadron's representative on the PAD... Read More

Additional arrests made in Friday prisoner escape

The Scottsbluff Police Department has arrested two additional women connected to a prisoner who briefly escaped from a patrol car Friday. 19-year-olds Taure Lame and Kelly Lemay have been charged with Aiding Escape and Possession of a Controlled S... Read More

NCBA: TPP Must Deliver

Beef producers from five Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) member countries are calling for a high-quality market access deal on beef to be secured at the TPP ministerial meeting in Hawaii this month. Negotiators and trade ministers from the 12 TPP ... Read More