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An Old-Fashioned Lesson

After many years spent working in and teaching about commodity markets, I don't ever recall equating my job to the way a country minister might talk to his congregation. Not until recently, that is, a... Read More

Gering High School Educator Named Claes Nobel Educator of Distinction

Kristian Schank, an educator at Gering High School was recently selected as a Claes Nobel Educator of Distinction by The National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS). A role model to pupils, Kristian was nominated by a student for outstanding... Read More

GHS 1 of 5 Nebraska Finalists in Phase II of Samsung Contest

The Robotics and Physics classes at Gering High School will design, build and test an eye controlled wheelchair to assist in the mobility of quadriplegics or anyone unable to use their limbs to navigate their environment. Instructor Brett Moser sa... Read More

Farmers buoyed but cautious as China resumes buying soybeans

The resumption of soybean sales to China this week is encouraging to American farmers who have seen the value of their crop plummet amid a trade war with the world's second-largest economy, but producers see it only as a small step and say they need ... Read More

High School Basketball Scores

Friday's Scores By The Associated Press BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Amherst 67, Axtell 45 Archbishop Bergan 67, Nebraska City Lourdes 43 Auburn 51, Freeman 38 Aurora 63, York 42 Bayard 49, Garden County 30 Bennett County, S.D. 60, Gord... Read More News: December 14, 2018

Today on News:  YMCA Campaign Update- plus big news from the Y's Lola Gonzales; Scottsbluff distillery receives awards at regional competition Banner County freshman honored as PVC Star Student of the Week Bill Boyer with your ... Read More

Gov. Ricketts, Nebraska National Guard Celebrate National Guard’s 382nd Birthday

Today, Governor Pete Ricketts and Major General Daryl Bohac joined more than 100 members of the Nebraska Army and Air National Guard to mark the National Guard’s 382nd birthday and Nebraska National Guard’s 164th birthday. “Happy birthday to... Read More

“Ranching for Profitability” Meeting to be held as webinar across Nebraska

Efficiency and sustainability are important topics to beef consumers and the future success of the beef industry. These topics are also the theme of Nebraska Extension’s Ranching for Profitability session in 2019. In January, Ranching for Profit... Read More

Shearing Schools Announce 2018-19 Dates

A handful of shearing schools have announced their dates for 2018 and 2019. In addition to learning to shear in a hands-on manner, the schools offer teaching on equipment, animal welfare and staying in shape for the physically demanding task. Equi... Read More

Dec. 14, 2018

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 4.58 (-0.02) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 4.58 (-0.02) Crossroads Co-op/Lisco – 4.58 (-0.02) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 4.58 (-0.02) Crossroads Co-op/Gering – 4.58 (-0.02) Farmers Co-Op/Hem... Read More

NPPD customers to see stable electric rates into 2019

Nebraska Public Power District retail and wholesale customers will see no overall increase in average electric rates for 2019, following action Thursday by the utility’s Board of Directors. This will be the second consecutive year of no rate inc... Read More