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WNCC's Marshall inks with Dickinson State for volleyball, track

Kadara Marshall’s passion for sports runs deep and after spending two seasons at Western Nebraska Community College playing volleyball, the 5-foot-9 middle hitter will be heading to the next level t... Read More

NBA Scores

NBA Monday ___= NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION= Final Miami 107 Memphis 82 Final Houston 130 New Orleans 123 Final Chicago 108 Boston 85 Final Charlotte 116 Oklahoma City 103 Final L.A. Clippers 96 Toronto 91 Final Golden State 111 Portl... Read More

High School Basketball Scores

^BOYS BASKETBALL= Chadron 65, Hot Springs, S.D. 60, OT McCool Junction 62, Heartland Lutheran 41 Pender 55, Allen 40 ^GIRLS BASKETBALL= Chadron 49, Hot Springs, S.D. 22 Gering 65, Wheatland, Wyo. 34 Hartington Cedar Catholic 57, Norfolk Cathol... Read More

Gering council approves financing ordinance for athletic fields

The Gering city council Monday approved an ordinance that authorizes the sale of up  to four million dollars in bonds to pay for the city's athletic fields project. Mayor Tony Kaufman says the funding will cover the cost for the new baseball stad... Read More

Major changes coming to Nebraska high school football classifications in 2018

The Nebraska Schools Activities Association released the official football classifications Monday for the next two years, which is bringing major changes to many classes in western Nebraska. The new classification system, which will be in place fo... Read More

U.S. soy processors build new capacity at fastest rate in 20 years

CHICAGO (Reuters) - U.S. agricultural cooperatives are building new soybean crushing plants at the fastest rate in two decades as farmers in the world’s top producer prepare to sow another record area with soy. The growth worldwide in the number... Read More

USDA Reports Preview

USDA isn't expected to say much in its December round of numbers, which means there's not much to say in this month's preview. USDA will release its latest Crop Production and World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) reports at... Read More

NBB Welcomes Longtime Grassley Aide to Lead DC Office

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Biodiesel Board (NBB) is pleased to announce that Kurt Kovarik, a senior adviser and legislative director of U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), has accepted the position of Vice President of Federal Affairs. Kovar... Read More

Monsanto offers cash to U.S. farmers who use controversial chemical

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Monsanto Co (MON.N) will give cash back to U.S. farmers who buy a weed killer that has been linked to widespread crop damage, offering an incentive to apply its product even as regulators in several U.S. states weigh restrictions ... Read More

Husker Women Sweep Big Ten Weekly Honors

Nebraska sophomore Hannah Whitish was named the Big Ten Player of the Week, while freshman Kate Cain added her third Big Ten Freshman-of-the-Week award in the season's first five weeks, when the conference announced its honors on Monday. Whitish, a... Read More

Torrington prison inmate dies Sunday

A Wyoming prison inmate who was confined at the Wyoming Medium  Correctional Facility in Torrington has died after a lengthy illness. The Wyoming Department of Corrections says 81-year-old Paul C. Alberts died Sunday. Alberts was serving a li... Read More