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DOJ Queries Farmers on Deere-Precision Planting Deal

It's not every day that the government comes a-callin', so when the Washington, D.C., phone number popped up on his cellphone on September 28, Illinois farmer Matt Foes couldn't resist answering. He'... Read More

WNCC comes back to down Otero

The No. 2 Western Nebraska Community College volleyball team survived a thriller Thursday night against Otero Junior College. The Cougars were facing a 2-0 deficit and came back to capture the five-game win 19-25, 22-25, 25-15, 25-23, 15-5. It was t... Read More

National FFA Organization Names Stars Over America

INDIANAPOLIS - (National FFA Organization)– FFA members from Oklahoma, Minnesota and South Dakota earned the most prestigious honor awarded to a student by the National FFA Organization Thursday at the 89th National FFA Convention & Expo in Ind... Read More

Major League Baseball

LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES (Best-of-7; x-if necessary American League Cleveland 4, Toronto 1 Friday, Oct. 14: Cleveland 2, Toronto 0 Saturday, Oct. 15: Cleveland 2, Toronto 1 Monday, Oct. 17: Cleveland 4, Toronto 2 Tuesday, Oct. 18: Toronto 5,... Read More

High School Football Scores

Thursday's Scores< By The Associated Press= PREP FOOTBALL= Allen 47, Wausa 20 Alma 56, Southwest 34 Anselmo-Merna 62, Maxwell 22 Ansley-Litchfield 44, Pleasanton 42, OT Bloomfield 62, Stuart 32 Blue Hill 55, Shelton 8 Boone Central/Newman... Read More

High School Volleyball Scores

By The Associated Press= VOLLEYBALL= Anselmo-Merna def. Maxwell, 22-25, 25-22, 25-17, 25-17 Aurora def. Holdrege, 25-8, 28-26, 25-18 Clarkson/Leigh def. Mead, 25-16, 25-14, 26-24 Conestoga def. Johnson County Central, 22-25, 25-18, 25-9, 25-12 ... Read More

Undefeated Huskers Prepare for Purdue

Lincoln, Neb. - The Nebraska football team practiced in helmets, shoulder pads and shorts for 90 minutes Thursday afternoon. Both the defense and offense started with stretching and individual drills in Memorial Stadium, before the defense moved... Read More

Nebraska Tractor Test Lab Still Going Strong

For nearly a century, tractor manufacturers from around the world have looked to the Nebraska Tractor Test Laboratory at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln for a seal of approval. The success of a new tractor is decided long before it sees soil at... Read More

Noted historian and broadcaster Ron Hull recognized by  Nebraska tourism industry

Noted historian Ron Hull was recognized Thursday by the Nebraska Tourism Commission with the Henry Fonda Award, the state tourism industry's highest award. Hull has spent his life dedicated to promoting the history and culture of Nebraska through ... Read More

Scottsbluff Schools conduct annual district-wide emergency drill

Scottsbluff Public Schools conducted their annual district-wide emergency response simulation Thursday afternoon. Emergency responders participating in the drill included Scottsbluff and Gering Police Departments, Scotts Bluff County Sheriff’s O... Read More

USDA Announces Streamlined Guaranteed Loans and Additional Lender Category for Small-Scale Operators

WASHINGTON, Oct. 20, 2016 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced the availability of a streamlined version of USDA guaranteed loans, which are tailored for smaller scale farms and urban producers. The program, called EZ Guarant... Read More