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Grain Traders Rejecting New Soybeans Developed by Monsanto

U.S. grain companies plan to reject Monsanto Co.’s new genetically modified soybeans because of concerns that they could disrupt international trade without a key regulatory approval from the Europe... Read More

Major League Baseball

INTERLEAGUE Monday's Game Milwaukee 8 L.A. Angels 5 Washington 2 Kansas City 0 Tuesday's Game L.A. Dodgers (Kazmir 1-2) at Tampa Bay (Moore 1-2), 7:10 p.m. Washington (Roark 2-2) at Kansas City (Young 1-4), 8:15 p.m. AMERICAN LEAGUE Monday'... Read More

The 2016 Red Hard Winter Wheat Tour

The 2016 hard red winter wheat tour kicks off in Manhattan, Kan., on Tuesday, May 5. The second night ends in Colby and the third in Wichita. This year's tour will not conclude in Kansas City, but in Manhattan. Six different routs are taken by the s... Read More

USDA Weekly Crop Progress USDA Numbers Bearish for Corn, Wheat

OMAHA (DTN) -- Despite what seemed to be a very soggy week in some areas of the Corn Belt, the percentage of the nation's corn crop that was planted increased to 45% as of May 1, according to USDA's weekly Crop Progress report. That's 15 percentage p... Read More

Iowa Senator Grassley Seeking Answers on ARC Yields

Senator Charles Grassley wants USDA to explain disparities in payments for different counties under the Agricultural Risk Coverage program. Grassley, a Republican from Iowa, told reporters in a weekly call Monday that he is sending a letter to Agric... Read More

Husker Football Schedule Taking Shape

Two of Nebraska’s Big Ten Conference road showdowns have been selected for prime-time telecasts by the ESPN family of networks. The Huskers' matchups at Wisconsin on Oct. 29 and at Ohio State on Nov. 5 will both be televised by either ABC, ESPN or ... Read More

Stakeholders praise passage of highway bill,  stress regulatory relief and Heartland Expressway during field hearing

Local stakeholders praised passage of the new 5 year federal Highway Transportation bill during a field hearing on freight Monday in Scottsbluff hosted by U.S. Senator Deb Fischer. Fischer told KNEB News the bill should help improve specific highw... Read More

USDA Announces New Strategy for Lesser Prairie Chicken

WILMORE, Kan. — The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced the release of a three-year conservation strategy that will guide the voluntary restoration of 500,000 acres of habitat for the lesser prairie-chicken, an iconic grassland bir... Read More

Gering man arrested for trying to run woman off road

An early morning police chase lands a Gering man in jail. Around 2:30 a.m. Friday, Gering Police received a call from a woman that a male driver tried to run her vehicle off the road. Officers saw the vehicle and began a pursuit. The pickup- drive... Read More

National Travel & Tourism Week kicked off Monday morning

National Tourism and Travel week festivities began this morning at Monument Shadows Golf Course in Gering. Scottsbluff Area Visitors Bureau Director Brenda Leisy says the initial ceremony always involves having local dignitaries read the Tourism W... Read More

Chadron man arrested for felony domestic assault

A Chadron man is behind bars following a weekend assault. 47-year-old Lawrence Pourier was arrested on a charge of 1st Degree Domestic Assault following an investigation by the Chadron Police Department. Early Saturday morning, officers were di... Read More