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Ed Morrow Jr. Announces Decision to Transfer

Lincoln – University of Nebraska Men’s Basketball Coach Tim Miles announced Wednesday that sophomore forward Ed Morrow Jr. has elected to transfer from the Husker basketball program following the ... Read More

USDA Announces Loan Rates for Wheat, Feed Grains, Oilseeds, Rice and Pulse Crops

WASHINGTON, March 29, 2017 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Commodity Credit Corporation today announced the 2017 marketing assistance loan rates by county for wheat, corn, grain sorghum, barley, oats, soybeans and each “other oils... Read More

Smith: Failure to repeal and replace Obamacare

Third District Congressman Adrian Smith of Gering says the failure of House Republicans last week to repeal and replace Obamacare with their own proposal is just part of the process needed to eventually get health care reform passed. Smith told re... Read More

Chadron State To Upgrade Facilities

CHADRON, Neb.  -- As part of the first phase of the Chadron State College Sports Complex, administrators, coaches and the Chadron State Foundation announced $8.6 million in funding of the $11.1 million needed has been secured to renovate Don Beebe S... Read More

NFU Urges Trump Administration to Oppose Dow-DuPont Merger

WASHINGTON – Following European Union approval of the proposed merger between Dow Chemical Co. and DuPont Co., National Farmers Union (NFU) is calling on the Trump Administration to block the deal. The merger, if approved by the U.S. Justice Depart... Read More

Loup Basin RC&D Assisting Kansas Ranchers

The Loup Basin Resource Conservation and Development (RC&D) Council announces today that the nine county organization in central Nebraska is accepting donations to assist the Kansas ranchers recently devastated by fire.  The immediate need for t... Read More

Man wanted for questioning in Ogallala death

The Nebraska State Patrol is seeking the public's assistance in locating a man wanted for questioning in the investigation of a suspicious death early Tuesday morning in Ogallala. Troop D State Patrol Lieutenant Tim Arnold says the man, whose name... Read More

Out of state women arrested on drug violations

Two out of state women who came up on a Nebraska State Patrol vehicle at a high rate of speed and when they were stopped had evidence of a variety of drugs in their possession are in the Scotts Bluff County jail. Court documents say 26 year old Ma... Read More

Former California Ag Secretary to Deliver Heuermann Lecture

Lincoln, Nebraska, March 29, 2017 – Former California Secretary of Agriculture Arthur Gen "A.G." Kawamura will discuss water and global resources during the next Heuermann Lecture at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. The free lecture, sponsore... Read More

EPA CAFO Info Release Scope Narrowed Under Settlement

Information released to environmental groups about concentrated animal feeding operations, or CAFOs, will be scaled back under a settlement reached Monday in a multi-year legal dispute between a number of agriculture interest groups and the U.S. Envi... Read More

Trump Executive Order Reverses American Climate Change Progress, Leadership

WASHINGTON – In a sweeping and regressive executive order on energy, President Donald Trump today reversed years of progress in the U.S.-led fight against climate change. The order dismantles critical Obama-era policies that prepare the United Stat... Read More