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The Cattlemen’s Black Book

For years, Angus producers from across the country have kept herd records using the pocket-sized Beef Record Services (BRS)/AngusSource®black books. Stacks of the books, some dating back more than 30... Read More

NFU Urges Congress to Vote Against COOL Repeal Bill

National Farmers Union (NFU) President Roger Johnson last week urged members of Congress to vote against recent legislation passed in the House Agriculture Committee that would repeal portions of Country-of-Origin Labeling (COOL), citing possible foo... Read More

NHL Scores

NHL PLAYOFFS Monday, May 25= Anaheim 5, Chicago 4, OT, Anaheim leads series 3-2 Tuesday, May 26= N.Y. Rangers at Tampa Bay, 8 p.m....... Read More

NBA Scores and Schedule

NBA PLAYOFFS Monday, May 25= Houston 128, Golden State 115, Golden State leads series 3-1 Tuesday, May 26= Atlanta at Cleveland, 8:30 p.m.  Cleveland leads series 3-1...... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

INTERLEAGUE L.A. Angels 4 San Diego 3 Tuesday's Game San Diego (Despaigne 2-3) at L.A. Angels (Shoemaker 3-4), 10:05 p.m. AMERICAN LEAGUE= Monday's Games= N.Y. Yankees 14, Kansas City 1 Baltimore 4, Houston 3 Minnesota 7, Boston 2 Oa... Read More

Northbound lanes of Highway 71 closed for several hours Sunday morning due to tanker rollover

The northbound lanes of Highway 71 three miles north of Kimball were closed a little over four hours Sunday morning when a semi pulling a tanker trailer rolled and flipped over on its side. The Nebraska State Patrol says 3,500 gallons of fuel spil... Read More

Historic flooding on Laramie River near Ft. Laramie

Major flooding continues on the Laramie River near Fort Laramie, and officials are preparing for even more water, which will push the river above historic levels. The National Weather Service said the stage at the gauge at Fort Laramie was just ov... Read More

Death Penalty repeal veto expected to be the big item left for lawmakers

Nebraska lawmakers are on a 4-day holiday weekend with just 5 days left in this year's session. Senator Al Davis of Hyannis says they probably needed the break even without the holiday because of the heavy pace of work on bills this past week. The... Read More

Major and potentially record flooding expected on North Platte River this week

Residents and property owners along the North Plate River should prepare for flooding on the river exceeding 2010 and 2011 levels, and possibly approaching record territory. The National Weather Service issued Flood Warnings for the river from Hen... Read More

Legislation expands issues that can be voted on by mail

Secretary of State John Gale says the passage of L.B. 575 will expand the types of issues decided during special elections conducted by mail. Vote by mail in special elections on economic issues has become very popular in counties across the state... Read More

Prosecutors trying to convict registered sex offender as Habitual Criminal

A Gering man convicted on a 2002 sexual assault of a child charge in Cheyenne County could be facing a lot more time behind bars. 36-year-old John Eitzen is facing numerous charges in Scotts Bluff County Court for failing to report every 6 months.... Read More