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Nebraska One Step Closer to Meatpackers Owning Hogs

Nebraska lawmakers moved one step closer Tuesday to lifting the state's ban on meatpacker-owned hogs, despite objections by senators who say it protects small and independent producers. The measure w... Read More

Legislature wants input on fracking wastewater process

Local residents will have an opportunity to testify from a remote video conference site at the ESU #13 building when the legislature's Natural Resources Committee takes public testimony Wednesday on a bill regarding a more thorough review of hydrauli... Read More

Nebraska's Miles receives contract extension through 2019-20

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska men's basketball coach Tim Miles has had his contract extended one year through the 2019-20 season. Athletic department spokesman Shamus McKnight confirmed the extension Tuesday. McKnight did not have information on i... Read More

Nebraska Rifle Adds Pair of Walk-ons

Lincoln, Neb. --- Nebraska head rifle coach, Ashley Rose-MacAllister announced the addition of two walk-ons to the Nebraska rifle team.  Jordan Miller and Kaitlyn (Katie) Brown are the team’s newest members, joining Rachel Yager, Hannah Virga an... Read More

Riverside Park closing due to flooding concerns, river expected to crest in coming days

Representatives from across Scotts Bluff County met with Region 22 Emergency Management at the Emergency Operations Center in Scottsbluff Tuesday afternoon to discuss the potential flooding along the North Platte River. The National Weather Servic... Read More

Ricketts vetoes bill that would abolish Nebraska death penalty

Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts has vetoed a bill to abolish the death penalty in the traditionally conservative state, sending it back to lawmakers who will attempt an override. Nebraska lawmakers passed the bill last week with a veto-proof, 32-... Read More

CSC extends advertising reach touting online components

If you're in Denver anytime soon, look for Chadron State College advertisements on billboards at locations like the Denver Performing Arts Center, the Colorado Convention Center...even on taxi cabs in Denver. Director of College Relations Alex Hel... Read More

Flood Warnings for the North Platte & Laramie Rivers

Updated: 8:30 PM - Tuesday, May 26, 2015 (Regular updates are made between 8:00 and 10:00 each morning and evening. Additional updates posted as needed.) Latest Updates (Last 24 Hours): SCHEDULED UPDATE: All river stages and forecast informa... Read More

May 26, 2015

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney, 4.80 (-0.22) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport, 4.80 (-0.22) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman, 4.80 (-0.22) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford, 4.66 (-0.22) Frenchman Valley Co-Op/Kimball, 4.74 (-0.22) West Plains LLC/Gering, 4.70 (-0.22) ... Read More

Peterson Farm Brothers Release New Video

The Peterson Farm Brothers are back at it,releasing a new video this week.  The latest video is titled "Takin' Care of Livestock" and can be seen below. The Peterson Farm Brothers took the internet by storm in 2012 after creating a parody video ... Read More

Goshen County officials keeping busy with flood damage

With major flooding occurring in parts of eastern Wyoming, Goshen County Roads and Bridge Supervisor Jerry Hort and his crews have been keeping quite busy. Hort tells KNEB News that LaGrange and the Horse Creek area are the two hardest hit portio... Read More