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US - Chinese Talks Falter in WTO Farm Subsidy Spat

U.S. and Chinese trade officials were unable to resolve their disagreements over the Obama administration's allegations that Beijing provided more than $100 billion in "illegal" government subsidies f... Read More

Low temperatures in region plunge to -30

Temperatures around the region early this morning ranged from lows of -2 in Chadron to -30 in Casper. The temperature in Casper even at nine Thursday morning was still -24. The low temperature in Scottsbluff this morning was -9 Other temperatur... Read More

2017 Offutt Air Show canceled due to increased operational demand

Officials with Offutt Air Force Base south of Omaha say the base's popular annual air show and open house set for next summer has been canceled. The base's 55th Wing sent a news release Wednesday announcing the cancellation of the 2017 Defenders o... Read More

Winning lottery ticket sold in Gering

Nebraska Lottery says someone is holding a $22,000 winning ticket sold at the Cyclone Express Mart on 10th Street in Gering. Lottery spokesman Neil Watson says it's a 2by2 ticket sold for yesterday's drawing The winning numbers from Wednesday's 2b... Read More

Statement by AFBF President Zippy Duvall, Regarding Appointment of New EPA Chief

“President-elect Trump’s selection of Scott Pruitt to lead the Environmental Protection Agency is welcome news to America’s farmers and ranchers—in fact, to all who are threatened by EPA’s regulatory overreach—and should help provide a ne... Read More

Wendy's Joins U.S. Roundtable for Sustainable Beef

DUBLIN, Ohio, /PRNewswire/ --  Wendy's® announced its partnership with the U.S. Roundtable for Sustainable Beef and a commitment to advancing sustainability efforts throughout the U.S. beef value chain. With a forty-six year commitment to serving o... Read More

Creighton Beats Nebraska Again

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Maurice Watson Jr. scored a season-high 25 points, Cole Huff added 13 and No. 10 Creighton dominated the second half in a 77-62 victory over in-state rival Nebraska on Wednesday night. The Bluejays (9-0) have won 15 of 18 meeting... Read More

NBA Scores

NBA Wednesday's Games Boston 117, Orlando 87 Charlotte 87, Detroit 77 Atlanta 103, Miami 95 Brooklyn 116, Denver 111 Cleveland 126, New York 94 Houston 134, L.A. Lakers 95 Milwaukee 115, Portland 107 Sacramento 120, Dallas 89 Indiana 109, P... Read More

NHL Scores

NHL Wednesday's Games Minnesota 3, Toronto 2 Washington 4, Boston 3, OT Anaheim 6, Carolina 5, SO Ottawa 4, San Jose 2 Thursday's Games(equals) St. Louis at N.Y. Islanders, 7 p.m. Edmonton at Philadelphia, 7 p.m. Colorado at Boston, 7 p.m. ... Read More

Lincoln chancellor informs faculty of possible cutbacks

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln chancellor has told the faculty that the state's projected revenue shortfall could require the Lincoln campus to cut $6 million from its budget next spring. Last month university system President Hank Bounds ord... Read More

Holdrege Man Successful on Bighorn Sheep Hunt

Nebraska’s only bighorn sheep hunting permit holder for 2016, Brett Roberg of Holdrege, ended his hunt successfully at Fort Robinson State Park on Monday afternoon by harvesting a trophy-class ram. The Rocky Mountain bighorn ram, estimated to be 1... Read More