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Monsanto Gives $50,000 to Support Fire Relief Efforts

Monsanto has donated $50,000 to Kansas Farm Bureau's (KFB) Foundation in support of young and beginning ranchers affected by recent wildfires. The funds will support a Young Farmers & Ranchers ... Read More

Cargill Faces Criticism Over Non-GMO Verification

Cargill faced many questions over social media this week on their association with the Non-GMO Project organization.    Their mission on their website claims, "The Non-GMO Project is a nonprofit organization committed to preserving and building so... Read More

HS sports rundown from Thursday, T&F today at Scottsbluff

Weather was an issue in the region for high school soccer on Thursday night. The Scottsbluff vs. Torrington game at the Landers Complex in Scottsbluff was called off during the first half due to lightning. A make up date will be announced at a lat... Read More

Day Two of Spring Practice Complete, Cowboys to Don Full Pads on Saturday

Laramie, Wyo. (March 23, 2017) --  The second day of spring practice for the Wyoming Football team was completed on Thursday with progress being shown at wide receiver, linebacker and running back.  But a potential season-ending injury was also sus... Read More

Eagles to begin spring football practice Monday

CHADRON, Neb. -- March 23, 2017 -- About 80 players will begin taking part in spring football practice at Chadron State College on Monday.  The roster is about evenly split among lettermen and redshirt freshmen and transfers who will be going throug... Read More

Senate Ag Chairman Calls for Quick Vote to Advance Sonny Perdue's Nomination

Sonny Perdue, President Donald Trump's nominee for Agriculture secretary, seemed to reassure every senator on every issue during his confirmation hearing Thursday, and Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman Pat Roberts, R-Kan., said he would schedule ... Read More

Trump administration approves Keystone XL pipeline

The Trump administration has issued a presidential permit to pipeline builder TransCanada to build the Keystone XL pipeline. White House press secretary Sean Spicer tweeted that President Donald Trump would discuss the pipeline later Friday morni... Read More

Feedlot Manager Accused of Fraud, Tax Evasion

Prosecutors say a 45-year-old man who had managed a feedlot in central Nebraska has been given five years of probation for wire fraud and other crimes. Court records say Alan Ostrander, of Omaha, was sentenced Thursday in U.S. District Court in Om... Read More

Nebraska man sentenced in wire fraud and tax cases

Acting United States Attorney Robert C. Stuart announced that on March 23, 2017, United States District Judge John M. Gerrard sentenced Alan Ostrander, 45 years old of Omaha, Nebraska, to five years’ probation following his guilty pleas to criminal... Read More

Nebraska gun rights advocates push to carry without a permit

Gun rights advocates say requiring Nebraska residents to obtain concealed-carry permits violates their constitutional rights, but gun control supporters argue carrying without a permit could lead to more shootings. Both groups spoke Thursday to ... Read More

Major League Baseball Spring Training

Thursday scores Final Boston 10 Pittsburgh 7 Final Minnesota 4 Philadelphia 2 Final Oakland 15 Milwaukee 5 Final Chi White Sox 4 Cincinnati 2 Final Cleveland 8 Colorado 3 Final San Diego 6 L.A. Angels 2 Final Atlanta 2 Detroit 1 Final L.A. ... Read More