Nebraska Farm Bureau Names 2015 Leadership Academy Members

Ten farmers and ranchers from across Nebraska have been selected for Nebraska Farm Bureau’s 2015 Leadership Academy. The selected farmers and ranchers will begin the program Jan. 29-30 in Kearney. ... Read More

HS Boys Basketball: Torrington at Gering - January 27, 2015


Gering couple arrested for drug violations, tampering with evidence

A Gering couple has been arrested for drug violations, tampering with evidence and theft after a raid on their home stemming from a stolen IPhone at a Gering elementary school. 31 year old Dustin Adams and 27 year old Jessica Marchington were arre... Read More

KNEB News Extra - January 28, 2015

Lion's Club members Becca Tompkins and Rick Tuggle join Kevin Mooney on KNEB's News Extra program Wednesday morning. They are on the program to talk about the annual Lions Club Classic Youth Basketball Tournament. It will be held on February 21... Read More

Smith Stands for Nebraska Agriculture at Trade Hearing

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) participated today in a House Ways and Means Committee hearing on the U.S. trade policy agenda.  In the hearing, Smith raised concerns to U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman about workforce d... Read More

Nebraska ed. board member rejects calls for his resignation

A Nebraska education member is refusing to leave office despite a vote from his colleagues that called for his resignation after racist content appeared on his blog. The Nebraska State Board of Education voted 6-2 on Wednesday for member Pat McPhe... Read More

ASA to EPA: Where Are Your Renewable Fuel Priorities?

WASHINGTON (January 27, 2015) – The farmer leaders of the American Soybean Association (ASA) today voiced their exasperation, confusion and anger at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency following an announcement that the EPA will ... Read More

City of Scottsbluff looks to expand recycling program in 2015

The City of Scottsbluff hopes to further expand its single stream recycling program in 2015. City Manager Rick Kuckkahn tells KNEB News that the expansion will be considered during the next budget session planning meeting. "This summer we'll di... Read More

January 27, 2015

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney, 4.94 (-0.05) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport, 4.94 (-0.05) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman, 4.94 (-0.05) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford, 4.93 (-0.04) Frenchman Valley Co-Op/Kimball, 4.89 (-0.05) West Plains LLC/Gering, 4.94 (-0.04) ... Read More

Saunders County Livestock Association Summary

About 550 people attended the Saunders County Livestock Association banquet Tuesday night. It was held at the Starlite Ballroom near Wahoo. Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts spoke following dinner, touching on two familiar themes: The negative effec... Read More

Some Activists Oppose Ag Director's Reappointment

Animal welfare advocates are urging Nebraska lawmakers to oppose the governor's reappointment of the state agriculture director. Testifiers accused the department Tuesday of failing to enforce punishments against commercial breeders who mistreat dog... Read More