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Farmland Prices Fall in Much of Central U.S.

Farmland values dropped across much of the Midwest in the fourth quarter, according to Federal Reserve reports on Thursday, a symptom of continued weakness in the agricultural sector fueled by several... Read More

Russia Bans US Corn and Soybeans

Russia will ban imports of U.S. soybeans and corn (used for popcorn production) from Feb. 15 due to what they say are phytosanitary concerns, according to several media reports quoting Russia’s ag watchdog agency Rosselkhoznadzor. According to a r... Read More

Bunge expects challenging year; earnings miss estimates

Feb 11 Bunge Ltd expects a challenging year in 2016, Chief Executive Officer Soren Schroder said on Thursday, as the global grain trader reported a lower-than-expected quarterly profit. The company, which is also a major agricultural processor, fa... Read More

Wisconsin Too Much For Huskers

Madison, Wis. – Nebraska ran into a hot-shooting Wisconsin team Wednesday night, as the Badgers hit 11 3-pointers in a 72-61 win over the Huskers. Wisconsin (15-9, 7-4) hit 11-of-18 from 3-point range, including four consecutive 3-pointers after Ne... Read More

Top 25 College Basketball

TOP-25 COLLEGE BASKETBALL Wednesday's Games? Texas Tech 85 (14) Iowa St. 82, OT Alabama 63 (15) Texas A&M 62 Tulsa 82 (16) SMU 77 Marquette 96 (20) Providence 91, 2OT (21) Baylor 82 Kansas St. 72 Thursday's Games No. 4 Iowa at Indiana, 9 ... Read More

NHL

NHL Wednesday's Games Detroit 3, Ottawa 1 N.Y. Rangers 3, Pittsburgh 0 Vancouver 2, Arizona 1 Thursday's Games Los Angeles at N.Y. Islanders, 7 p.m. Buffalo at Philadelphia, 7 p.m. Anaheim at Columbus, 7 p.m. Colorado at Ottawa, 7:30 p.m. W... Read More

NBA

NBA Wednesday's Games Charlotte 117, Indiana 95 Sacramento 114, Philadelphia 110 San Antonio 98, Orlando 96 Memphis 109, Brooklyn 90 Boston 139, L.A. Clippers 134, OT Denver 103, Detroit 92 Atlanta 113, Chicago 90 Minnesota 117, Toronto 112 ... Read More

Access to Garden County's Blue Lake Temporarily Closed

All access to Blue Lake in Garden County has been closed temporarily by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission because of deteriorating road conditions. Above-freezing temperatures in recent days have caused the 2.7-mile two-track trail to the lake ... Read More

Car wash death being investigated by Gering Police

Gering Police are investigating the death of a 53 year old Gering man whose body was found in a vehicle in a Gering car wash early Wednesday morning . Captain Jason Rogers says the body discovered by patrol officers at the Kimball Avenue  car was... Read More

Wentz headed to Southwest Minnesota State

Kelli Wentz has become the 10th Scottsbluff High School senior to ink a college athletic scholarship offer.  She signed on the dotted line Wednesday afternoon at SHS to play soccer at Southwest Minnesota State. "I am super excited," she said."Whe... Read More

Farmland Movie To Be Shown During Cattlemen's Classic

The movie "Farmland" will be shown at the World Theatre in Downtown Kearney, Ne while the Nebraska Cattlemen's Classic is taking place at the Buffalo County Fairgrounds. The showing will take place at the World on Wednesday, February 17th at 7:00 ... Read More