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Several Ag and Industry Groups Ask Court to Ditch EPA’s Water Rule

The American Farm Bureau Federation,  National Cattlemen's Beef Association, Public Lands Council, and 11 other agricultural and industry groups today asked a federal court to vacate the controversia... Read More

Meat and Dairy to Eclipse Biofuel in Agriculture Demand

Changing diets in emerging countries will boost global demand for meat and dairy products in the next 10 years, shifting grain supply towards livestock feed as use of crop-based biofuel is curbed by lower oil prices, the FAO and OECD said. In thei... Read More

CNPPID Board deadlocked on eminent domain issue

(HOLDREGE, Neb.) — The Central Nebraska Public Power and Irrigation District’s board of directors deadlocked on a vote at a special meeting Thursday to authorize the use of the District’s eminent domain authority to acquire land associated with... Read More

Northfield Elementary playground renovations underway

Volunteers from the Northfield Elementary Booster Club are working to make one of the favorite assets for students new-and-improved for the start of the new school year. Booster Club President Zac Karpf says they are trying to make the entire ar... Read More

Charge to be filed in death of German man

A 29 year old Scottsbluff woman will face a charge of misdemeanor motor vehicle homicide in the death of a 68 year old German man who died as the result of injuries sustained after being struck by a car Sunday evening. Scotts Bluff County Attorney... Read More

July 2, 2015

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney, 5.38 (-0.01) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport, 5.38 (-0.01) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman, 5.38 (-0.01) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford, 5.33 (+0.06) Frenchman Valley Co-Op/Kimball, 5.40 (-0.01) West Plains LLC/Gering, 5.37 (Steady)... Read More

Casper man dies in I-25 crash north of Wheatland

A 62 year old Casper man died at the scene of a crash Tuesday morning on I-25 north of Wheatland. The Wyoming Highway Patrol announced Thursday that Brad Cool was southbound on I-25 about 5.5. miles north of Wheatland at 6:25 Tuesday morning when ... Read More

Simpson happy and disappointed with recent national meet

After earning the silver medal at the NCAA Division II National Indoor Championships in March and winning the gold medal at the Outdoor Championships in May, he placed seventh among the nation's best long jumpers, most of them now professionals, at t... Read More

Firework retailers expecting sales to end with a bang this week

With a full week of firework sales in the books, retailers are saying sales have been good. However with the long weekend coming up, they are expecting the highest volume of foot traffic in the next few days. Greg Trautman of Fireworks Unlimited ... Read More

Husker frosh leads Australia

Heraklion, Crete - Behind a double-double from Jack McVeigh, Australia pulled off the only upset of the day at the FIBA Under-19 World Championship with a 69-56 win over Serbia on Wednesday. McVeigh posted 18 points 6-of-15 shooting from the field... Read More

Cheyenne County Judge sentences woman to 15 to 25 years on child porn charges

A Sterling, Colorado woman will be spending the next 15-to-25 years behind bars after pleading guilty to charges related to child pornography. 31-year-old Brandee Christensen received the sentence on the Class II Felony charge of Attempted Visual ... Read More