Two hospitalized following Highway 26 bypass crash

A teenage girl from Gering and a Scottsbluff woman are in good condition at Regional West Medical Center following a three vehicle accident on the Highway 26 bypass. The Nebraska State patrol says ... Read More

Mitchell man enters plea in Gering teen's fatality

A 21 year old rural Mitchell man charged in an accident that killed a 17 year old girl in May has entered a no contest plea to a felony charge of procuring alcohol for a minor resulting in death. The plea by Chris Miller concerned the May 27th rol... Read More

U.S. Wheat Farmers Anticipate Increased Trade with Cuba

The National Association of Wheat Growers (NAWG) and U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) applaud President Obama’s announcement today that the United States will begin discussions to renew diplomatic relations with Cuba, which will make it easier for Cuba ... Read More

Bruning files Federal lawsuit challenging Colorado's legalization of pot

Nebraska Attorney General Jon Bruning was joined today (Thursday) by Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt in filing a lawsuit in the U.S. Supreme Court seeking a declaration that Colorado’s legalization of marijuana violates the United States Con... Read More

Deere Sells Crop Insurance Arm

Deere has sold its crop insurance unit to Farmer's Mutual Hail Insurance Co. In a memo to agents obtained by Reuters, Deere said it would make an official announcement regarding the sale later Thursday. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. A D... Read More

China approval may spur financial settlements for Syngenta-lawyers

Dec 18 (Reuters) - Chinese government approval for imports of a controversial type of Syngenta AG biotech corn increases the likelihood the seed maker will pay settlements to more than 100 U.S. farmers and exporters suing for damages from grain shipm... Read More

Letter: Western Sugar sustains financial loss in 2013 crop year

A letter from Western Sugar to shareholders obtained by KNEB News says the company sustained a loss of just over $320 per acre in a "difficult" 2013 crop year and fiscal year 2014. The letter tells patrons that because of the loss in 2013 Western wil... Read More

Scottsbluff Burger King now open

After having it's opening delayed a couple of times by construction issues, the much anticipated Scottsbluff Burger King is open on 27th Street at the former Haiston Oil location. Calvin Keller, who is franchise Co-owner along with Diane Morehead,... Read More

CME Changes Limits On Cattle Futures

CME Group, the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today announced it will change daily price limits in its CME Feeder Cattle futures effective Thursday, December 18, pursuant to its emergency action authority. The current da... Read More

Vilsack Speaks on New Course for U.S.-Cuba Relations

WASHINGTON- "Throughout history, agriculture has served as a bridge to foster cooperation, understanding and the exchange of ideas among people. I have no doubt that agriculture will continue to play that powerful role as we expand our relationship w... Read More

Reuwsaat earns track honor

OLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Chadron State College's Stachia Reuwsaat has been named the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference's Female Field Athlete of the Week following her stellar performance at Colorado Mines Saturday, Dec. 13. Reuwsaat, a sophomore... Read More