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Secretary Perdue applauds broadband investment included in Omnibus

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue on Friday, March 23,  applauded the robust investment of $600 million in rural broadband for the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), which was included i... Read More

Huskers Drop Big Ten Opener to Gophers, 5-1

Lincoln, Neb. – The Nebraska baseball team (12-10, 0-1 Big Ten) fell to Minnesota, 5-1, in its Big Ten opener at Hawks Field on Friday evening. Senior right-hander Luis Alvarado made his sixth start of the season and threw 5.0 innings, giving u... Read More

Drivers Reminded to Watch for Ag Equipment

MARCH 23, 2018 (LINCOLN, NEB.)  — As National Ag Week comes to a close, the Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) is reminding drivers to watch for agriculture producers working near and traveling on Nebraska’s roads. “Agriculture is Nebraska’s n... Read More

NHL Scores

NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE= Friday's scores Final Montreal 3 Buffalo 0 Final OT New Jersey 4 Pittsburgh 3 Final OT Winnipeg 3 Anaheim 2 Final St. Louis 4 Vancouver 1 Final Boston 3 Dallas 2  ...... Read More

Trump Signs $1.3T Spending Measure

President Donald Trump on Friday signed a $1.3 trillion spending measure, which contains many sections and provisions affecting agriculture and food. The House on Thursday voted 256-167 to approve the bill, which provides $1.3 trillion in appropriat... Read More

NBA Scores

NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION Friday's scores Final Indiana 109 L.A. Clippers 104 Final Denver 108 Washington 100 Final Toronto 116 Brooklyn 112 Final Cleveland 120 Phoenix 95 Final Minnesota 108 N-Y Knicks 104 Final Milwaukee 118 Chicag... Read More

Gering and Scottsbluff High DECA students excel at state competition

Gering and Scottsbluff High DECA teams once again had a very successful Nebraska State Career Development Conference in Lincoln last weekend Students competed in a variety of events from written tests and judged role plays to written marketing resear... Read More News: March 23, 2018

Today on News: Gering Senator John Stinner's plea to pass budget bill falls on enough deaf ears this morning in Lincoln, as the bill stalls for the second time this week Scottsbluff's 42nd Street project one step closer to becoming a... Read More

Checkoff Scientists Help McDonald’s USA  Create Dairy-Focused Offerings

Dairy checkoff scientists who work onsite at McDonald’s headquarters have helped the chain launch three items that continue its commitment to elevate dairy and provide customers with great-tasting menu choices. Scientists working for Dairy Manag... Read More

Nebraska Cattlemen Statement on Ag Provisions in Government Spending Bill

LINCOLN, NE (March 23, 2018) -  Nebraska Cattlemen welcome the news that Congress included key policy provisions affecting agriculture in the omnibus spending bill, which funds the government for the remainder of the 2018 fiscal year. Electroni... Read More

Nebraska Agricultural Leadership Council elects new officers

Lincoln, Neb. — The Nebraska Agricultural Leadership Council elected new officers and board members during its annual meeting on March 9. Newly elected officers include: chairman of the board, Stephanie Liska of Wayne; vice chair, Brad Lubben of... Read More