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Farmland Movie To Be Shown During Cattlemen's Classic

The movie "Farmland" will be shown at the World Theatre in Downtown Kearney, Ne while the Nebraska Cattlemen's Classic is taking place at the Buffalo County Fairgrounds. The showing will take place... Read More

Myles says legislature focusing on the wrong area when addressing high property taxes

Scottsbluff Superintendent Rick Myles says he disagrees with Governor Ricketts property tax relief measures that focus on school spending rather than school funding. Ricketts measure would limit spending growth of school districts at about three p... Read More

ASA Pledges to Defend Crop Insurance

The American Soybean Association (ASA) took a hard look at the budget proposal for fiscal year 2017 issued Tuesday from President Barack Obama. The association expressed strong opposition to a proposed $18 billion cut to crop insurance and a lack of ... Read More

February 10, 2016

February 10, 2016 Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney, 3.65 (Steady) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport, 3.65 (Steady) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman, 3.65 (Steady) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford, 3.73 (-0.02) New Alliance / Alliance, 3.73 (-0.02) Frenchman Valley Co-... Read More

NeFB Foundation for Agriculture 2016 Teachers of the Year Announced

LINCOLN, NE – The Nebraska Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture’s Board of Directors, Promotion and Education Committee and staff have selected two teachers as their 2016 Teachers of the Year. Anica Brown, a seventh grade teacher at Pound Mi... Read More

High School Basketball Scores

Tuesday's Scores< The Associated Press= BOYS BASKETBALL= Ainsworth 68, Stuart 45 Anselmo-Merna 47, South Loup 42 Auburn 70, Syracuse 58 Axtell, Kan. 62, Pawnee City 46 Bancroft-Rosalie 54, Howells/Dodge 46 Battle Creek 54, Neligh-Oakdale 4... Read More

CME Group Announces More Changes to Livestock Markets

CHICAGO, Feb. 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- CME Group, the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today announced it will take a number of steps designed to further enhance its livestock markets. Reduction of CME livestock trading ... Read More

Sidney names new City Manager

After a national search, the City of Sidney named Ed Sadler their new city manager. Sadler is currently city manager of Webster City, Iowa, where he is responsible for overseeing day-to-day operations of all municipal departments and managing pers... Read More

Nebraska net tax receipts higher than expected in January

Nebraska's net tax receipts were slightly higher than estimated in January. The Department of Revenue said Wednesday that the state collected $372 million, which is nearly 2 percent higher than the certified forecast of $366 million. Net indivi... Read More

Monsanto to pay $80 million in SEC settlement over Roundup earnings

Monsanto Co (MON.N) will pay $80 million to settle civil accounting violations after it allegedly misstated its earnings in connection with its top-selling Roundup product, U.S. securities regulators said on Tuesday. The Securities and Exchange Co... Read More

Rapid City, Scottsbluff Police investigating connections to pharmacy robberies

Rapid City Police say they plan to contact Scottsbluff Police about the apparent connections between an unsuccessful Tuesday morning pharmacy robbery in their community and the robbery that occurred in Scottsbluff Tuesday night. Police Communicati... Read More