April 6th Is Date For 4-H Public Speaking Contest

The Custer County 4-H Public Speaking Contest will be held Monday, April 6 at the 4-H Building in Broken Bow, beginning at 6:30 p.m., according to Colleen Peterson, 4-H Aide at the Nebraska Extension ... Read More

Cougar softball team moves to 33-11 with sweep of Lamar

Whitney Fields struck out nine in tossing a five-hit shutout and the Western Nebraska Community College softball team earned a sweep over Lamar Community College Saturday afternoon at Volunteer Field. In the opener, Courtney Medina had a home run ... Read More

Cougars drop doubleheader to Trinidad

The Western Nebraska Community College baseball team still struggles in getting that clutch hit as the Cougars dropped a doubleheader to Trinidad State Junior College in Empire Conference action Saturday afternoon at Cleveland Field. In the opener... Read More

Chadron State and Colorado Colorado Springs split doubleheader

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Chadron State College's Taylor Bauer and Shea Graham each drove in two runs and Tayler Hall tossed a complete game to lift the Eagles to an 11-3 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference victory over the University of Colorado Colo... Read More

CSC hits six provisional marks Saturday

The Chadron State men's and women's track and field teams boasted six national provisional marks and two school records in its opening meets for the 2015 outdoor season. The squads split into two with half travelling to Colorado School of Mines and t... Read More

Huskers win 16 titles in Arizona

Tempe, Ariz. - The Nebraska track and field team picked up 16 individual titles in the outdoor season-opening Pac-12 vs. Big Ten Invitational at Sun Angel Stadium. Nebraska, Michigan, Indiana, Arizona, Arizona State and UCLA all competed in the meet... Read More

Huskers knock off No. 11 Arizona in sand volleyball finale

Tucson, Ariz. - The No. 15 Nebraska sand volleyball team capped off a remarkable week of action with its biggest win of the season, defeating unbeaten No. 11 Arizona 3-2 on Saturday morning to win the Wildcat Spring Challenge. The Huskers finishe... Read More

Corn Sales to Western Hemisphere Surge

As of March 12, the Western Hemisphere claimed nearly 708.6 million bushels in outstanding sales and accumulated exports of U.S. corn for the 2014/2015 marketing year, 102 million bushels more than last year at the same time, the U.S. Grains Councol ... Read More

Focus On Summer Camp

Summer camp is a great opportunity for kids to branch away from home and make new friends. However, the idea of leaving home for the first time can be scary for children. It isn’t unusual for first-time campers to feel uncertain about being away fr... Read More

March 31 Deadline for Farm Bill Approaching; Extension Available in FSA Offices

With less than one week until the sign-up deadline, 77 percent of farmers have made their election into the farm bill risk management program, according to USDA Farm Services Agency officials testifying today at a hearing of the House Agriculture Sub... Read More

Nebraska USDA Rural Development Launches New Website

Lincoln, March 26, 2015 – USDA Rural Development has launched a new website in Nebraska to enhance program accessibility and customer service.   The new website (http://www.rd.usda.gov/ne) features quicker and more intuitive access to pr... Read More