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Senators Call for National Security Review of Brazilian Acquisition of U.S. Beef Company

A group of U.S. Senators are calling for a national security review of the Brazilian acquisition of a U.S. beef company. Senator Chuck Grassley of Iowa, along with Ranking Senate Agriculture Committee... Read More

Nebraska lawmakers finish contentious 2018 legislative session

Nebraska lawmakers have finished a contentious legislative session dominated by disputes over the budget, taxes and social policy. Senators adjourned for the year on Wednesday after voting on more than two-dozen last-minute bills, including new r... Read More

Sen. Schumer Calls On USTR to Get Changes in Canada Dairy Policy

The U.S. needs to secure "meaningful concessions from Canada to provide stable market access for our dairy producers," according to Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., in a letter to U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer. With report... Read More

Huskers stunned by UNO

Lincoln, Neb. – Nebraska’s rally attempt fell short against Omaha at Hawks Field on Wednesday night, as the Huskers dropped an 8-7 decision to the Mavericks. The Huskers trailed 8-2 after the top of the sixth before scoring five unanswered run... Read More

KNEB.tv News: April 18, 2018

Today on KNEB.tv News:  The Scottsbluff Herberger's in Monument Mall learns it fate, as all Bon-Ton stores will be closing in the coming months Leadership Scotts Bluff donates $32,000 from their March Hoops 4 Heroes event to four local non-p... Read More

(AUDIO) Hay Needed Urgently by Ranchers in Western Oklahoma Wildfire Area

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla., April 16, 2018 – Large wildfires in Western Oklahoma sparked last week and continue to burn encompassing over 300,000 acres and growing. Chancey Hanson Updates on Wildfires “Hay is the number one need right now,” sai... Read More

COMMITTEE APPROVED: House Ag Committee Advances Agriculture and Nutrition Act

Washington, D.C. – The House Agriculture Committee today passed out of committee the Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 (H.R.2)  – critical legislation to address the economic challenges facing the nation’s farmers and ranchers, while ma... Read More

Stinner, Erdman on different sides as workforce housing bill gains final approval

A workforce housing bill that Gering Senator John Stinner has championed for two years has gained final approval by the legislature and is on its way to Governor Ricketts for his signature. The bill will allow communities in Nebraska to use tax in... Read More

Court: Herberger's going out of business sale commences Thursday

A U.S. Bankruptcy Court Wednesday approved the sale of Bon-Ton Stores Inc. to two liquidators, who have been ordered to commence going out of business sales Thursday at all of the firm's stores, including the Herberger's at Monument Mall in Scottsblu... Read More

Gov. Ricketts Meets with Trade Delegation from Kenya

LINCOLN – On Tuesday, Governor Pete Ricketts met with members of a trade delegation from Kenya to discuss the potential for a mutually beneficial trade relationship between Kenya and Nebraska.  The delegation consisted of members of the Parliamen... Read More

Nebraska State Fair to launch custom license plate

Grand Island, NE— Nebraska State Fair, in collaboration with the Nebraska State Fair 1868 Foundation, will launch a custom license plate featuring a nighttime panoramic view of the midway during the annual state fair as soon as the minimum number o... Read More