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Tyson Foods Cuts Profit Forecast on Weak Beef Business

Tyson Foods Inc (TSN.N), the biggest U.S. meat processor, cut its profit forecast for the year ending September, citing export market disruptions in its beef business and high cattle costs. Tyson's... Read More

Sheriff's Department releases information on Saturday cemetary crash

A Gering woman remains in critical but stable condition following a car crash in the Minatare East Lawn Cemetery on Saturday. Around 12:20 p.m., 27-year-old Yesenia  Rios was driving eastbound on Highland Road and crashed into the cemetery, strik... Read More

Assistance Helps Beginning Farmer Improve Operation

A rich background in agriculture helped Wade Kloepping make the decision to come home to Dawson County after college and take over the family farm near Eustis, Nebraska. Two years before graduating from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Kloe... Read More

(Video) Armstrong Ready To Prove Critics Wrong

Fall camp begins this week for the Huskers under new head coach Mike Riley. Junior Tommy Armstrong is back for his third year at Quarterback for the Big Red. Some have doubted his ability to lead Nebraska to the next level. He talked about answering ... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

INTERLEAGUE Houston 4 Arizona 1 Texas 2 San Francisco 1 L.A. Dodgers 5 L.A. Angels 3, 10 Innings AMERICAN LEAGUE Sunday's Games Toronto 5, Kansas City 2 Detroit 6, Baltimore 1 Tampa Bay 4, Boston 3 Houston 4, Arizona 1 N.Y. Yankees 12, Ch... Read More

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 think water should be managed when abnormally dry wea... Read More

Air Link out of service after forced landing

Regional West's Air Link helicopter is currently out of service for repair after warning lights forced an unscheduled landing Friday night. Peter Meyer, medical director for Air Link, said the incident occurred Friday evening on a trip to Oshkosh.... Read More

Tickets on sale for 15th annual Zoobilee to raise money for Chimp expansion

The 15th annual Riverside Discovery Center Zoobilee is scheduled for Saturday, August 22nd with this year's theme" Chimpalooza!  to raise money for the zoo's new chimpanzee expansion! Executive director Anne James the money raised will allow the ... Read More

Scottsbluff High School coaches honored in Lincoln

Two Scottsbluff High School Coaches received awards of recognition at the Nebraska Coaches Association 48th Annual Awards Banquet held on July 19th in Lincoln. SHS Golf Coach Mike Klein was recognized as a 2014-2015 State Champion Coach for Class ... 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