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Democratic Senators Seek Assurances From Trump Pick for FDA

A group of U.S. senators led by Elizabeth Warren is pushing President Donald Trump's nominee to head the Food and Drug Administration for more information on how he plans to staff the agency. The M... Read More

Best in the West Track and Field results from Tuesday night

The top area track and field performers were all on hand Tuesday night for a chilly, and at times, windy, Best in the West meet at Scottsbluff's Bearcat Stadium. Some of the top performers for the girls included Morrill's Jessica Harvey. Harvey wa... Read More

Scottsbluff man arrested following early morning high speed pursuit

An early morning pursuit that began  in Gering lands a Scottsbluff man in jail. Around 12:15 a.m., officers noticed a PT Cruiser speeding on U Street in Gering. The vehicle continued at a high rate of speed onto 17th Street, U Street, and then Fi... Read More

Fischer Welcomes Executive Order for Agriculture & Rural America

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Deb Fischer (R-Neb.), a member of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works, today released the following statement after President Donald Trump signed an executive order to strengthen agriculture and prom... Read More

Scottsbluff girls soccer takes it to Newcastle

The Scottsbluff girls soccer team improved to 6-8 on the season on Tuesday night with a 9-0 win at home over Newcastle, Wyoming. Kaylee Bentley and Kieyerah Twombly each scored four goals while Jadyn Block tallied the other score. Scottsbluff h... Read More

Perdue Joins White House “Farmers Roundtable” as President Trump Issues Executive Order on Agriculture

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today joined President Trump for a “Farmers Roundtable” at the White House to address issues facing the American agriculture community, as the president signed an Executive Order establishing an Interage... Read More

Soy Growers Look to White House Task Force to Lead on Key Issues

The American Soybean Association (ASA) welcomed today’s establishment by the White House of a task force to address the challenges facing America’s farmers. According to an executive order issued by the White House, the task force, to be led by A... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

April 25th INTERLEAGUE= Final Toronto 6 St. Louis 5, 11 Innings AMERICAN LEAGUE= Final Houston 4 Cleveland 2 Final Tampa Bay 2 Baltimore 0 Final Detroit 19 Seattle 9 Final Minnesota 8 Texas 1 Final Chi White Sox 10 Kansas City 5 Fina... Read More

Huskers Hang On to Edge Creighton

Omaha, Neb. - The Nebraska softball team posted its fifth straight win over Creighton on Tuesday, scoring early before holding on for a 5-4 win over the Bluejays on a cold and wet night at the CU Sports Complex. Nebraska (21-25) scored the first... Read More

Huskers Hit Three Home Runs in Win Over Omaha

Lincoln – The Nebraska baseball team (24-15-1, 7-4-1 Big Ten) hit a season-high three home runs in a 13-2 victory on Tuesday night at Hawks Field, including a grand slam from senior Jake Schleppenbach. Luke Roskam and Scott Schreiber also homered i... Read More

Corn, Soybean Planting Considerations for this Week’s Cold Snap

With this week’s forecasted low temperatures projected to dip into the high 30s (°F) with potential rain events, growers have asked if/how germination will be affected for corn and soybean planted this week. Imbibitional (fast) water uptake occ... Read More