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EPA Administrator to Cattlemen: “You Care Deeply About Clean, Healthy Environment”

WASHINGTON (March 30, 2017) – U.S. EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt addressed cattlemen and women at the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association annual legislative conference today in Washington D.C. ... Read More

Crawford felon arrested on weapons charge

A 25-year-old convicted felon from Crawford is facing a felony charge stemming from a Tuesday night altercation near the Chadron McDonald's. Chadron Police say they received a report about an disturbance where a handgun was displayed. They tracked... Read More

Fischer: New agreements with countries from vacated trade partnerships need to be priority

Nebraska U.S. Senator Deb Fischer says she told U.S. Trade Representative Nominee Robert Lighthizer he needs to act swiftly to protect the country and Nebraska's interests in trade partnerships the Trump Administration has vacated. The Trump Admi... Read More

NCGA Applauds EPA Decision on Chlorpyrofis

The National Corn Growers Association today applauded the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for dismissing a petition related to the crop protection tool chlorpyrifos. “We are pleased with the EPA’s decision today to deny a petition against... Read More

Friends of the Midwest Theater has received two grants to support the upcoming world premiere of SNOWCATCHER. $1,500 from the Nebraska Sesquicentennial Commission and a $1650.00 grant from the Nebraska Arts Council for the one-woman play SNOWCATCHER.... Read More

NSP ID's man wanted for questioning in Ogallala death

The Nebraska State Patrol is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a man wanted for questioning in the investigation of a suspicious death early Tuesday morning in Ogallala. Keith County Attorney Randy Fair says 25-year-old John Fratis was... Read More

(AUDIO) Gering's Stark signs to swim at Occidental College in L.A.

On Wednesday afternoon at Gering High School, Scottsbluff/Gering Seacat senior John Stark signed to further his education and continue his swimming career at Occidental College in Los Angeles, California. Stark made the announcement in front of fa... Read More

Huskers Open Big Ten Play at Indiana

Lincoln - Coming off an 11-1 win over Kansas State on Tuesday night, the Nebraska baseball team (13-10, 0-0 Big Ten) heads to Bloomington, Ind., this weekend for its first Big Ten series of the year. The Huskers will meet the Indiana Hoosiers (14-9-1... Read More

Second Half Surge Lifts the Pokes Past Coastal Carolina

LARAMIE, Wyo. – The Cowboys caught fire in the second half of Wednesday night’s must-win game against the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers, rattling off 48 points for an 81-57 win and forcing a third and final game for the College Basketball Invitat... Read More

CSC to build $11 million sports complex

 Chadron State College has announced plans for a  new $11.1-million dollar Sports Complex that replace the existing grandstand and press box at Elliott Field/Don Beebe Stadium, convert the field to artificial turf, and build a track to the sout... Read More

Smith Visits with Nebraska 4-H Students During National Conference Trip

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) welcomed Nebraska 4-H students Leah Treffer of Cozad and Tigh Renken of Bertrand to the U.S. Capitol today.  The students also went with Smith to the House floor. Treffer and Renken were selected to attend the Nati... Read More