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Balloons take to skies once again over North Platte Valley

Traffic was backed up for miles Saturday morning as thousands of people made their way to the old Mitchell Airport for the Old West Balloon Festival Re-Inflated. Despite cloudy skies and a weather ... Read More

College Football Scores

Friday's Finals TOP-25 COLLEGE FOOTBALL Final  ( 4) Baylor          56  Southern Methodist  21 Final  ( 5) Michigan State  37  Western Michigan    24 Final  (23) Boise State     16  Washington          13 Sat... Read More

High School Football Scores

Friday's Scores By The Associated Press PREP FOOTBALL Ainsworth 24, Centura 20 Alma 39, Northern Valley, Kan. 24 Anselmo-Merna 86, Stapleton 6 Archbishop Bergan 52, Freeman 13 Arthur County 44, McPherson County 0 Ashland-Greenwood 35, Syrac... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

AMERICAN LEAGUE Friday's Games N.Y. Yankees 5, Tampa Bay 2 Baltimore 10, Toronto 2 Cleveland 8, Detroit 1 Boston 7, Philadelphia 5 Chicago White Sox 12, Kansas City 1 Houston 8, Minnesota 0 Seattle 11, Oakland 8 L.A. Angels 5, Texas 2 Satur... Read More

 Nebraska Corn Board Elects New Officers

LINCOLN, NEB. — The Nebraska Corn Board met and elected officers for the 2015-2016 fiscal year at their board meeting on Monday, August 31 at The Embassy Suites Hotel in Lincoln. The board met to conduct regular board business and hold election of ... Read More

Gering drops to 0-2 as Chadron rolls, 42-13

In a week one loss to Hastings the Gering Bulldogs left a positive impression on just about everyone. Played hard. Played well at times. Handled adversity well. Found a lot of positives to build on. Friday night's loss to Chadron wasn't quite the ... Read More

(Audio) Goonie Burger – 2015 Nebraska's Best Burger

Friday, September 4, the 2015 Nebraska's Best Burger was awarded at State Fair. This is the fifth annual Nebraska's Best Burger contest hosted by the Nebraska Beef Council. The five finalists prepared their burgers in the Raising Nebraska Building. ... Read More

WNHO contracts with retired GHS  teacher

The Board of Directors of Western Nebraska Housing Opportunities (WNHO) announced Friday they have contracted with retired Gering High School teacher Bob Anderson for management oversight of construction projects. Bob was the Gering High School co... Read More

Egg Board Accused of Hurting 'Eggless Mayonnaise' Marketing

WASHINGTON (AP) — The slogans are familiar: "The Incredible Edible Egg," ''Pork: The Other White Meat," and "Got Milk?" They've all been part of promotional campaigns overseen by the Agriculture Department and paid for by the industries that vot... Read More

FSA Will Make Sequestered Cuts to Program Payments

Art Barnaby, Ag Economist from Kansas State University has learned that program payment will be cut due to sequestration. All of the payments will suffer a sequestered cut of 7.3% for 2014/15 and 2015/16 payments.  The sequestered cut for 2016/17 is... Read More

Husker Pavilion returns this season

The Husker Nation Pavilion will be open Saturday, Sept. 5 at 11:30 a.m. (three hours before kickoff) for Nebraska's game against Brigham Young at Memorial Stadium. The Pavilion, located north of Memorial Stadium on the Gass Practice Field, offers fu... Read More