USDA Accepting Applications for the Conservation Stewardship Program

Salina, Kansas, January 27, 2015—The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) will make available $100 million this year through the Conservation Stewa... Read More

Sen. Moran Sponsors Bipartisan Legislation to Lift Cuba Travel Ban

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) today joined U.S. Senator Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) and a bipartisan group of senators to introduce legislation to end travel restrictions to Cuba. The Freedom to Travel to Cuba Act of 2015, S. 299, w... Read More

Mother of Scottsbluff girl killed in Colorado rollover listed in critical condition

The mother of a 10 year old Scottsbluff girl killed Thursday in a rollover accident in Weld County, Colorado is listed in critical condition at a Cheyenne hospital. Lisa Benavidez and her one year old son were both taken to the Cheyenne Regional M... Read More

Nebraska lawmakers seeking support for medical marijuana bill

Lawmakers say friends and family members who suffered from chronic illnesses have convinced them that Nebraska should allow medical marijuana. Senators on Friday rallied behind the Cannabis Compassion and Care Act, introduced by Sen. Tommy Garrett... Read More

January 30, 2015

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney, 4.88 (Steady) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport, 4.88 (Steady) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman, 4.88 (Steady) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford, 4.83 (-0.04) Frenchman Valley Co-Op/Kimball, 4.79 (-0.04) West Plains LLC/Gering, 4.84 (-0.0... Read More

Sugar Valley Rally school is Saturday

The Sugar Valley Rally is one of the largest vintage and collector car rallies in the country, and the event will celebrate its 27th anniversary this June.  Co-founder Dan Dickinson is proud that the Rally has been successful for a long run. ... Read More

Kansas Soybean Commission to Meet March 10

The Kansas Soybean Commission (KSC) will conduct a regular meeting Tuesday, March 10, at the Kansas Soybean Building in Topeka. It will begin at 8 a.m. During that meeting, the commissioners will discuss current and future research projects, marke... Read More

Torrington basketball coach resigns

First  year boys basketball coach John Boswell has resigned that position at Torrington High School. Boswell's resignation was effective Thursday.  The Blazers were off to an 1-11 start this season following a Tuesday night loss at Gering. Th... Read More

Wyoming guns in schools bill draws no debate in House

A bill that would allow people who hold concealed carry permits to take guns into most public places, including schools has cleared its first two votes in the Wyoming state House without any debate. House Bill 114 drew no debate or questions among... Read More

Corn outlook less favorable for 2015

After U.S. farmers set a record of number of corn acres planted last year,  one ag expert thinks margins will be tougher for the next few years. Sam Miller delivered the news to a group yesterday at Westco's Young Producers meeting in Gering. ... Read More

KNEB News Extra - January 30, 2015

WNCC Vocal Music Instructor Rita Stinner joins Kevin Mooney on KNEB's News Extra program Friday morning to promote the 25th Annual "A Gala Evening" on Friday and Saturday, February 20th and 21st at the Gering Civic Center. "Diamonds, Dreams ... Read More