McDonald's Changing Chicken

NEW YORK (AP) _ McDonald's says it plans to start using chicken raised without antibiotics important to human health and milk from cows that are not treated with the artificial growth hormone rbST. ... Read More

Panhandle gasoline prices remain lowest in Nebraska

With a statewide average price of $2.41 cents per gallon for regular unleaded gasoline, panhandle residents are still enjoying lower average prices. Patrick DeHaan with GasBuddy.com says gasoline inventories have been decreasing over the last few ... Read More

HS Boys Basketball: B-6 District - Scottsbluff vs Alliance

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HS Boys Basketball: D1-6 District - Minatare vs Cody Kilgore

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HS Boys Basketball: B-6 District - Scottsbluff vs Alliance

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Sierra Club wants legislation to stop fracking waste disposal until regulations are in place

The Sierra Club of Nebraska says legislation should be introduced in the Unicameral to stop the disposal of fracking wastewater in Nebraska until regulations regarding the practice are in place. Ken Winston, who will be speaking to a meeting Sunda... Read More

Roundtable on sustainable American beef created; diverse participant list covers farm-to-fork

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (March 3, 2015) - A group of U.S. beef value chain participants including producers, processors, retailers, foodservice operators, packers, allied industry and non-governmental organizations today announced the launch of the U.S. ... Read More

Gering man sentenced on jail assault

A 23-year-old Gering man has been sentenced for his role in an inmate assault that happened earlier this year. John Marsh pleaded no-contest to an amended charge of Attempted Assault on a Confined Person. On February 3rd, Marsh attacked an inma... Read More

Soy Checkoff Recognizes Market Developer, Biodiesel Board

ST. LOUIS (March 3, 2015) – The United Soybean Board (USB) recently awarded two of its highest honors to a market developer and an organization that have been instrumental in developing major new opportunities for U.S. soybeans that have greatly im... Read More

REGIONAL SCIENCE FAIR NETS 6 STATE QUALIFIERS

19 students competed Tuesday at the Nebraska Junior Academy of Sciences Regional Science Fair, with six of the top students from Mitchell, Leyton and Garden County now eligible to compete at the Academy’s State Science Fair in Lincoln in April. ... Read More

Minatare to Boy's State Tourney for First Time Since WW II

In a game heard on 94-1 The Brand, the Minatare boy's basketball team defeated Cody - Kilgore 61 - 41 to qualify for the State Tournament.  It's the first trip to Lincoln for Minatare to the  tournament since World War II.   Juan Garfio's 19 poin... Read More