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National Farmers Union Announces Farm Bill Priorities

The National Farmers Union is calling on Congress to increase funding for farm programs in the farm bill and pass the legislation as soon as possible. Announcing the organization's farm bill priori... Read More

Fort Worth Hosts National Biodiesel Conference & Expo

The National Biodiesel Conference & Expo opens today at the Fort Worth Convention Center and offers a vehicle showcase and ride-and-drive opportunity alongside demonstrations and presentations on the latest in the industry. And this year’s c... Read More

Pioneers announce player signings, promo nights

GERING, NE – The Western Nebraska Pioneers of the Expedition League today announced the addition of three players. They are middle infielder Lane Harvey of Sidney, Nebraska, a junior at Morehead State University; first/third baseman Colin Ludwig o... Read More

Federal District Courts Have Jurisdiction to Review WOTUS, Stay to be Lifted

The U.S. Supreme Court Monday ruled that federal district courts, not the federal court of appeals, have jurisdiction to review the 2015 Waters of the U.S. rule. The decision, according to the American Farm Bureau Federation, “brings greater cla... Read More

NDA SEEKS PROPOSALS FOR SPECIALTY CROP GRANTS—DEADLINE FEB. 9

LINCOLN – The Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) is currently accepting grant proposals for its 2018 Specialty Crop Block Grant Program (SCBGP). NDA administers the program, which is funded through the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The dead... Read More

Huskers Falter Late Against OSU

Columbus, Ohio - Despite a career-high 34 points from James Palmer Jr., No. 13 Ohio State edged Nebraska, 64-59, Monday evening at Value City Arena. Palmer set an arena record with his 34-point effort, as he went 11-of-18 from the field, including fi... Read More

Kimball residents killed in Highway 71 collision

Authorities say two Kimball residents have been killed in a western Nebraska collision on an icy state highway. The crash occurred on Nebraska Highway 71 around 4:45 p.m. Monday in Kimball County, about 2 miles north of the Colorado state line. T... Read More

*Audio* Senate Votes to End Government Shutdown

Senate leaders have reached an agreement to end the government shutdown, passing a bill to fund the government until February 8th. Minority Leader Chuck Schumer agreed to end a filibuster on the spending bill, in exchange for Majority Leader Mitch Mc... Read More

NHL Scores

Monday NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE= Final Detroit 3 New Jersey 0 Final Colorado 4 Toronto 2 Final Minnesota 3 Ottawa 1 Final Tampa Bay 2 Chicago 0 Final OT Buffalo 2 Calgary 1 Final OT Arizona 3 N-Y Islanders 2 ___=...... Read More

NBA Scores

Monday NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION= Final Charlotte 112 Sacramento 107 Final Atlanta 104 Utah 90 Final Memphis 105 Philadelphia 101 Final 2OT New Orleans 132 Chicago 128 Final Houston 99 Miami 90 Final Milwaukee 109 Phoenix 105 Final Da... Read More

Gering council approves keno recommendations

The Gering city council Monday night approved with little comment  five recommendations from the city's Keno Committee. Approved was $14,000 to help purchase a new heating unit for the Legacy of the Plains Museum. The Museum had asked the Keno Co... Read More