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Scientists Demonstrating Future Potential of Insect Control Traits

DuPont Pioneer researchers have discovered a protein from a non-Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) bacterium source that exhibits promise as an alternative means for controlling corn rootworm in North Americ... Read More

Nebraska Looks To Take Down Illinois On Homecoming

Nebraska is now 4-0 and continues to play solid football. This week they play an Illinois team that is struggling and holds a 1-2 record. The 15th ranked Huskers battled with Northwestern but eventually came out on top winning by a score of 24-13.... Read More

High School Volleyball Scores

Friday's Scores ^VOLLEYBALL= Amherst def. Elm Creek, 25-19, 25-21, 19-25, 25-18 Anselmo-Merna def. Brady, 19-25, 17-25, 25-23, 25-23, 15-13 Cody-Kilgore def. Sioux County, 25-23, 11-25, 25-11, 25-14 Hyannis def. Arthur Co... Read More

High School Football Scores

^Friday's Scores< ^By The Associated Press= ^PREP FOOTBALL= Adams Central 17, Grand Island Central Catholic 13 Alma 44, Cambridge 30 Anselmo-Merna 48, Brady 28 Ansley-Litchfield 51, Central Valley 28 Aquinas 56, Davi... Read More

High School Softball Scores

Friday (09/30/2016) Central City 5, Adams Central 1 Crete 12, Northwest 0 Crete 5, York 3 Crete 6, Central City 2 Seward 3, Central City 0 York 1, Seward 0 York 13, Aurora 0  ...... Read More

United States Hog Inventory Up 2 Percent , NE Up 9, IA Up 7 and KS Up 2

United States inventory of all hogs and pigs on September 1, 2016 was 70.9 million head. This was up 2 percent from September 1, 2015, and up 4 percent from June 1, 2016. Breeding inventory, at 6.02 million head, was up 1 percent from last year, ... Read More

Sept. 30, 2016

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 2.68 (-0.01) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 2.68 (-0.01) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 2.68 (-0.01) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 2.97 (steady) New Alliance / Alliance – 2.97 (steady) Frenchman Val... Read More

Update to Packers and Stockyards Act Passes Congress

Congress voted to modernize the nearly 100-year-old Packers and Stockyards Act (P&S) on Thursday. The vote in the Senate took place just before Congress left on recess, a break that will last until after the elections in November. Introduced by ... Read More

Autopsy on Chadron State football player reveals sickle cell trait

Authorities are releasing more information about the 20-year-old Chadron State College football player who died during an August 11 practice. An autopsy completed by Forensic Pathologist Dr. Pete Schilke at Regional West Medical Center and an in-d... Read More

Gov. Ricketts Announces Cheyenne County as Nebraska’s Newest Livestock Friendly County

Governor Pete Ricketts announced today that Cheyenne County has become the newest county in the state to be designated as a Livestock Friendly County  through a program administered by the Nebraska Department of Agriculture. “Officials and resi... Read More

Seven apply for Scotts Bluff County Correction Director

Seven people have applied for the open Scotts Bluff County Correction Director's position that became vacant following the resignation of Ron Johns this past summer. Scotts Bluff County Board Chair Mark Masterton is pleased the county has a good p... Read More