Girls State Basketball Tournament to tipoff Thursday without Hemingford

A C2-6 District final loss, 53-to-49, to North Platte St. Pat's Saturday night in Sidney stung the Hemingford Bobcats, but it looked like the hurt would be soothed by a wild card bid to next weeks Gir... Read More

Kansas State University's Everest and Danby are top Kansas planted wheats

Kansas Wheat Alliance varieties continue to be the leading hard red winter and hard white wheat varieties planted in the state of Kansas. Both developed by Kansas State University, the top hard red winter wheat was Everest and the top hard white whea... Read More

National Wheat Foundation Announces Wheat Yield Competition

PHOENIX, AZ – February 26, 2015 – Today the National Wheat Foundation (NWF) announced the creation and implementation of a National Wheat Yield Contest during a press conference at Commodity Classic. Through the primary support of BASF, NWF is ab... Read More

CSC freshman sets RMAC long jump record

GUNNISON, Colo. - Chadron State College freshman Damarcus Simpson broke both the school and conference records while winning the long jump Friday during the first day of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Indoor Championships. The Lafayette, G... Read More

Husker Men Lead After Day One at B1G Championships

GENEVA, Ohio - After the first day of competition at the Big Ten Track and Field Indoor Championships, the Nebraska  men are in first place with 39.5 points through five events. The Husker women are in seventh with 20 points through six events. ... Read More

Charyse Geurts released from jail; refuses to speak about trial or daughter Juliette

The mother of a Gering toddler who was savagely beaten to death in July, 2008 by her boyfriend is keeping quiet. Charyse Geurts was released from the Scotts Bluff County Detention Center shortly before 5 p.m. Thursday. She was arrested for being i... Read More

West Point Officials Updated On Wimmer's Plant Closing

West Point city officials met Friday morning with a couple of representatives from the Land O'Frost Wimmer's plant to discuss the announced closing of the plant later this Spring. Mayor Marlene Johnson says one of the topics they discusses concern... Read More

USDA Releases Data Showing How Trans Pacific Partnership Benefits All 50 States

WASHINGTON, Feb. 26, 2015 - In conjunction with a series of Made in Rural America Executive Actions announced today by President Obama and the White House, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) released data today showing the opportunities for ag... Read More

Two Seacat relays to swim on Saturday

The final day of the Nebraska State Swimming and Diving Championships Saturday will feature two Scottsbluff/Gering Seacats boy's relay teams swimming in the consolation finals. The 200 Medley Relay team of James Maag, Jonathon Hastings, Ian Galind... Read More

Huskers drop series opener at LMU

Los Angeles – The Nebraska baseball team (4-4, 0-0 Big Ten) took a 1-0 lead in its series opener against the Loyola Marymount Lions (6-2, 0-0 WCC) on Friday night, but the Lions scored the final four runs of the game to take the opener, 4-1 on Frid... Read More

Three CSC wrestlers still alive at regionals

PUEBLO, Colo. - Three Chadron State College wrestlers are still in the hunt for a berth in the Division II National Championships after the opening two sessions of the NCAA West Super Regional Friday in Pueblo, Colorado. Sophomores Taylor Summers ... Read More