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 2016 HRW Tour Final Report- Kansas Tour Pegs 382.4 MB Crop

MANHATTAN, Kansas (DTN) -- This year's hard red winter wheat tour was a rubbernecker compared to the previous year. The tour estimated total production would come in around 382.4 million bushels. Sco... Read More

Ricketts endorses Elmshaeuser in 47th District legislative race

Governor Pete Ricketts Thursday announced his support of Republican candidate Karl Elmshaeuser in the District 47 Legislative race. In a prepared media release Ricketts said Elmshaeuser's "background in rural economic development will make him a k... Read More

Cinco de Mayo activities planned for this weekend

With Cinco de Mayo landing on a Thursday this year, all of the associated celebrations and activities in the Valley are being held this weekend. Events will include the King and Queen Royalty Pageant at the Guadalupe Center in Scottsbluff Friday even... Read More

Are Farm Co-ops Feeling the Pressure to Merge?

What could China possibly have to do with a wave of mergers sweeping American farm co-ops? More than you might think, if you ask Todd Ludwig, CEO of the CFS (Central Farm Service) co-op in Minnesota. “Syngenta is basically the Chinese governm... Read More

Bayard sweeps MAC track titles

Host Bayard swept the Minuteman Athletic Conference track and field titles Wednesday.  For the girls it was a third straight title, and for the boys it was the second consecutive crown. The girls outscored second place Potter-Dix 138-126.5.  Mea... Read More

Convicted TierOne executives ordered to make three million dollars in restitution

Three former bank executives must pay over $3.1 million for their roles in a fraud scheme that led to Lincoln-based bank's collapse. The Lincoln Journal Star reports a judge Wednesday ordered former TierOne CEO Gilbert Lundstrom, former President... Read More

Chadron State hires new men's basketball coach

CHADRON, Neb. - Chadron State College Athletic Director Joel R. Smith announces the addition of Houston Reed to the athletic department staff as head men's basketball coach. "I'm excited about the enthusiasm Houston brings to Eagle men's basketbal... Read More

(AUDIO) The 2016 Red Hard Winter Wheat Tour

The 2016 hard red winter wheat tour kicks off in Manhattan, Kan., on Tuesday, May 3. The second night ends in Colby and the third in Wichita. This year's tour will not conclude in Kansas City, but in Manhattan. Six different routs are taken by the s... Read More

Monsanto Works to Reassure Growers

Monsanto wrote a letter to growers of it’s Roundup Ready 2 Extend soybeans yesterday reassuring them about growing the new beans this season. The letter says, “Both of the single traits, Roundup Ready 2 Yield® and dicamba-tolerant soybeans, a... Read More


NHL PLAYOFFS Monday, May 2 Pittsburgh 3, Washington 2 Tuesday, May 3 Tampa Bay 5, NY Islanders 4, OT, Tampa Bay leads series 2-1 Nashville 4, San Jose 1, San Jose leads series 2-1 St. Louis 6, Dallas 1, St. Louis leads series 2-1...... Read More

Major League Baseball

INTERLEAGUE Wednesday's Games L.A. Angels 7 Milwaukee 3 Washington 13 Kansas City 2 Tampa Bay 8 L.A. Dodgers 5 AMERICAN LEAGUE Wednesday's Games Seattle 9, Oakland 8 Cleveland 4, Detroit 0 N.Y. Yankees 7, Baltimore 0 Toronto 4, Texas 3 B... Read More