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Pro-science advocate, Mark Lynas to present Heuermann Lecture October 10, 2016

British environmental writer and pro-science advocate, Mark Lynas, who has devoted his career to speaking around the world on climate change, biotechnology and nuclear power will present  “GMOs ar... Read More

Scotts Bluff County Democrats hosting Presidential Debate watch party

The Scotts Bluff County Democratic Party will be hosting a Presidential Debate Watch Party tonight at 6 p.m. in the Community Room at Mike Meister’s Law Office in Scottsbluff. “Our Party is excited to hots the first of four watch parties lead... Read More

Nebraska State Patrol Issues 486 Citations during Regional Speed Enforcement

The Nebraska State Patrol issued 486 speeding tickets statewide over the weekend during participation in the area’s first Regional Speed Enforcement Campaign, spearheaded by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administrationand the State Highway Sa... Read More

Water Symposium, Law Conference Set for Oct. 20-21

Lincoln, Nebraska, Sept. 26, 2016 – Panels will look at water basin management in Nebraska at the University of Nebraska's annual water symposium and water law conference Oct. 20 and 21. The back-to-back events will be at Nebraska Innovation Cam... Read More

Sept. 26, 2016

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 2.66 (-0.08) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 2.66(-0.08) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 2.66 (-0.08) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 2.65 (-0.07) New Alliance / Alliance – 2.65 (-0.07) Frenchman Valley... Read More

Agricultural merger mania fuels fears among small seed sellers

The U.S. Justice Department is looking into concerns that global consolidation among major seed and agricultural chemical companies may squeeze supplies of the building blocks for widely used genetically modified seeds, a farm group told Reuters. ... Read More

Nebraska Farm Bureau Opposes $369 Million Southeast Community College Bond Measure

LINCOLN, NEB. – The Nebraska Farm Bureau announced today its opposition to the Southeast Community College (SCC) $369 million bond proposal that seeks to secure funds for projects across the Southeast Community College system, including constructio... Read More

Troop E Lieutenant promoted to NSP Captain in North Platte

One of the leaders at Nebraska State Patrol Troop E will be heading east to accept a promotion. Lieutenant Marty Denton will be replacing Captain Lynn Williams, whose retirement from Troop D Headquarters in North Platte was announced on Monday.  ... Read More

Green Plains sees China buying U.S. distillers grains despite duties

Green Plains Inc, one of the largest U.S. ethanol producers, on Friday said that China's decision to slap anti-dumping duties on U.S. distillers dried grains won't hurt business. Beijing earlier said it would introduce anti-dumping duties of 33.8 ... Read More

Armstrong Earns Big Ten Honor

University of Nebraska quarterback Tommy Armstrong Jr. was honored for his performance against Northwestern, as he was named Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week. Armstrong accounted for 378 yards of total offense, as the Huskers improved to 4-0 o... Read More

Froman Reiterates Post-Brexit Trade Talks with UK on Back Burner

Negotiating a trade deal with the United Kingdom (UK) is not a top priority, U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman said in an interview, echoing President Barack Obama’s pre-Brexit vote warning that a decision to leave the European Union (EU) wo... Read More