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Cargill Faces Criticism Over Non-GMO Verification

Cargill faced many questions over social media this week on their association with the Non-GMO Project organization.    Their mission on their website claims, "The Non-GMO Project is a nonprofit or... Read More

Trump administration approves Keystone XL pipeline

The Trump administration has issued a presidential permit to pipeline builder TransCanada to build the Keystone XL pipeline. White House press secretary Sean Spicer tweeted that President Donald Trump would discuss the pipeline later Friday morni... Read More

Feedlot Manager Accused of Fraud, Tax Evasion

Prosecutors say a 45-year-old man who had managed a feedlot in central Nebraska has been given five years of probation for wire fraud and other crimes. Court records say Alan Ostrander, of Omaha, was sentenced Thursday in U.S. District Court in Om... Read More

Nebraska man sentenced in wire fraud and tax cases

Acting United States Attorney Robert C. Stuart announced that on March 23, 2017, United States District Judge John M. Gerrard sentenced Alan Ostrander, 45 years old of Omaha, Nebraska, to five years’ probation following his guilty pleas to criminal... Read More

Nebraska gun rights advocates push to carry without a permit

Gun rights advocates say requiring Nebraska residents to obtain concealed-carry permits violates their constitutional rights, but gun control supporters argue carrying without a permit could lead to more shootings. Both groups spoke Thursday to ... Read More

Major League Baseball Spring Training

Thursday scores Final Boston 10 Pittsburgh 7 Final Minnesota 4 Philadelphia 2 Final Oakland 15 Milwaukee 5 Final Chi White Sox 4 Cincinnati 2 Final Cleveland 8 Colorado 3 Final San Diego 6 L.A. Angels 2 Final Atlanta 2 Detroit 1 Final L.A. ... Read More

NBA Scores

Thursday's scores NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION= Final Brooklyn 126 Phoenix 98 Final Toronto 101 Miami 84 Final Dallas 97 L.A. Clippers 95 Final San Antonio 97 Memphis 90 Final Portland 110 N-Y Knicks 95  ...... Read More

NHL Scores

Thursday's scores  NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE= Final SO Washington 2 Columbus 1 Final Tampa Bay 6 Boston 3 Final Florida 3 Arizona 1 Final Carolina 4 Montreal 1 Final SO Ottawa 2 Pittsburgh 1 Final Toronto 4 New Jersey 2 Final Philadelphia 3... Read More

Huskers Take Opener at Cal Poly

San Luis Obispo – The Nebraska baseball team (10-9, 0-0 Big Ten) held off a late charge by the Cal Poly Mustangs (7-13, 0-0 Big West) on Thursday night at Baggett Stadium, as the Huskers took the series opener 3-2. The Huskers had a 3-0 lead aft... Read More

NDA Magazine Tells Story of Nebraska Agriculture

LINCOLN – The Nebraska Department of Agriculture’s (NDA) weeklong celebration of National Ag Week continues with the release of the fifth edition of the popular magazine, Nebraska Agriculture and You. The magazine,  available in print and online... Read More

Even One Infected Chicken Could Have a Global Impact

LAUREL, Miss.-- With the USDA's confirmation of Avian Influenza in southern Tennessee, Alabama, and now Kentucky, the virus has struck the United States for the fourth year in a row. Since the first reported case in 2014, over 40 million chickens an... Read More