A former Scottsbluff vehicle dealership employee has pleaded guilty to embezzling while working there. Court documents say 58-year-old Terry Weddle is scheduled to be sentenced July 3. The documents say the owner of Fremont Motors told police ... Read More
Cattlemen Applaud Gov. Terry Branstad's Confirmation As Ambassador to China: "Ideal person to help facilitate the U.S. beef industry’s return to the Chinese market"
WASHINGTON-- Craig Uden, president of the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, today released the following statement in response to the U.S. Senate’s confirmation of Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad to be the U.S. Ambassador to China: “As the six... Read More
The rotisserie-cooking chain Boston Market announced plans to source chickens certified by the Global Animal Partnership and processed via a controlled-atmosphere system. A Meating Place Dot Com article says the pledge will take effect in 2024. Ch... Read More
President Donald Trump’s budget is expected to be released on Tuesday and it’s still not known if or how much the president is expected to cut from farm subsidies and other programs that serve rural areas. Early press reports indicate that farm s... Read More
Even though an application for a requested rezoning of a Gering property for a proposed barbecue restaurant was withdrawn, the City of Gering was taken to task Monday night for not granting the rezoning. Despite gaining approval from the Gering Pl... Read More
Planting and emergence were running close to the average pace for both corn and soybeans last week, while winter wheat conditions saw a slight boost from the previous week, according to USDA's weekly Crop Progress report released Monday. USDA esti... Read More