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Americans Favor Farmers and Food During Drought

A new Associated Press-GfK poll finds most Americans think of water as a limited resource that can be depleted if people use too much. The national survey provides a glimpse into how Americans thi... Read More

Southern Rust and Gray Leaf Spot Increasing in NE Corn

Southern rust (Figure 1 above) continues to be confirmed in samples from numerous counties in eastern and south central Nebraska, as indicated on the IPM PIPE website. The disease has reportedly been confirmed at low incidence and severity in the fie... Read More

State inmate sentences adjusted prior to release

The Nebraska Department of Correctional Services says that of 390 prisoners who have or will be released between June 10 and Aug. 31, more  than two dozen had miscalculated release dates. Prisons director Scott Frakes said Friday that of the 29 ... Read More

Coalition opposes JBS-Cargill Pork merger

Today, American Antitrust Institute, Food & Water Watch, Iowa Farmers Union, Missouri Rural Crisis Center and National Farmers Union demanded that the U.S. Department of Justice investigate the proposed JBS-Cargill pork packing acquisition. The p... Read More

Zeorian Harvesting, Three Generations of Dedication

For Tracy Zeorian, being a custom harvester is more than a job, it’s a family tradition. The third generation in a family of custom harvesters, Tracy, her husband Jim, and their two youngest of four daughters leave their home in Manley, Neb. and sp... Read More

(Video) Gerry And The Blackshirts Look For Better Results

The last couple of years were not kind for the Nebraska Blackshirt Defense. In 2014, the Huskers gave up 26 points and 383 yards per game.  On top of that were the numerous subpar performances including the humiliating 54-29 loss at  Wisconsin. New... Read More

Estimated $30,000 damage when vehicle veers off Highway 26 onto Bomgaars property

The Nebraska State Patrol says there was an estimated $30,000 damage in an  an accident Friday evening involving a vehicle that  veered off Highway 26 onto the Bomgaars store property  on the southeast end of Scottsbluff . The Patrol says the a... Read More

Cardinals blank Rockies

ST. LOUIS (AP) _ Matt Carpenter homered for the third time in two games, Michael Wacha pitched seven crisp innings and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Colorado Rockies 7-0 on Friday night. Jhonny Peralta added a two-run homer for the Cardinals (6... Read More

Minatare Police taking action to remove abandoned vehicles

New Minatare Police Chief Robert McFarland will begin a special enforcement this Saturday, August 1st to remove abandoned cars from public streets. McFarland says the Police department will be spending the weekend identifying vehicles and trailers... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

Major League Baseball ^AMERICAN LEAGUE= ^ ^Saturday's Games= Kansas City 7, Toronto 6 Boston 11, Tampa Bay 7 L.A. Dodgers 3, L.A. Angels 1 Baltimore 6, Detroit 2 Houston 9, Arizona 2 Chicago White Sox 8, N.Y. Yankees 2 Minnesota 3, Seattl... Read More

NTC on the NASCAR circuit Saturday

Nebraska Transport Company of Gering is headed down a road not yet traveled.  They are delivering a sponsorship on the JD Motorsports with Gary Keller 01 car, driven by Utah driver Michael Self, in the NASCAR Xfinity Series Saturday night at the Iow... Read More