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Spring Wheat Tour Preview

ROCKVILLE, Md. (DTN) -- When crop scouts hit the road next week for the Wheat Quality Council's annual Hard Spring Wheat and Durum Tour, they'll take plenty of water, said tour organizer and council p... Read More

Nebraska high court rejects Norfolk bank killer's appeal

The Nebraska Supreme Court has rejected a postconviction appeal by a death-row inmate who helped carry out one of the deadliest bank shootings in U.S. history. The state's high court on Friday upheld a lower court decision rejecting _without an ev... Read More

Dairy Queen raising money for Children's hospitals on Thursday's Miracle Treat Day

Dairy Queen is encouraging people to eat dessert later this week to help raise money for children's hospitals. The restaurant chain will donate at least $1 from every Blizzard sold Thursday as part of the annual fundraiser  to benefit Children's... Read More

Livestock Haulers Visit Washington, D.C.

en livestock haulers from Iowa, as well as several U.S. pork producers, traveled to Washington this week to meet with government officials about a pending mandate from the Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (... Read More

Ag sector weakness weighing heavily on rural economy

Drought conditions in some areas and weak grain prices are among factors weighing heavily on the rural economy in parts of 10 Plains and Western states. The overall Rural Mainstreet Index for the region plummeted to 40.7 in July from June's index... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

Friday's Scores and Saturday's Games INTERLEAGUE= Final N-Y Mets 7 Oakland 5 AMERICAN LEAGUE= Final Houston 8 Baltimore 7 Final Texas 4 Tampa Bay 3, 10 Innings F... Read More

Cheyenne hospital loses Medicaid and Medicare standings

Cheyenne Regional Medical Center recently lost its standing that hospitals need to serve Medicare and Medicaid patients. The Wyoming Tribune Eagle reported Friday that the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services removed the medical cen... Read More

House Appropriations Committee Adopts H-2A Program Amendment 

The House Appropriations Committee this week adopted an amendment to the fiscal 2018 Homeland Security spending bill that expands the number of businesses that can apply for the H-2A visa program for temporary or seasonal agriculture workers and remo... Read More

KNEB.tv News: July 21, 2017

Today on KNEB.tv News: Area veterans get a huge upgrade- as local and national groups pool resources to buy new Ford Fusion van for trips to VA Clinic in Hot Springs Scottsbluff teen hospitalized following late night rollover on Lake Minatare... Read More

Mark Fowler Joins U.S. Wheat Associates as Vice President of Overseas Operations

U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) announced a change to its senior staff, naming Mark Fowler as the new Vice President of Overseas Operations, following the transition of Vince Peterson to President on July 1, 2017. In this role, Fowler will be responsible... Read More

United States Cattle on Feed Up 4 Percent

Cattle and calves on feed for the slaughter market in the United States for feedlots with capacity of 1,000 or more head totaled 10.8 million head on July 1, 2017. The inventory was 4 percent above July 1, 2016. The inventory included 6.96 million st... Read More