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Abengoa Says It Plans to Restart Ravenna, Ne Plant

Abengoa SA will not sell its assets or seek more secured debt to finance operations at an idled corn-ethanol plant in Ravenna, Nebraska, before creditors are made whole, an attorney for Abengoa Bioene... Read More

Bluffs police: No connection at this time between Scottsbluff and Rapid City robberies

The Scottsbluff Police Department confirms it has been in contact with Rapid City Police about a pharmacy robbery that had occurred in their jurisdiction on the same day of the Scottsbluff Safeway robbery. But Scottsbluff Police Sergeant Lance kite s... Read More

Bluffs school board approves two year contract with faculty

The Scottsbluff School Board Thursday morning approved a new two year contract with the district's teachers that is effective at the beginning of the next school year. Superintendent Rick Myles says the contract raises base pay $475 the first year... Read More

Nebraska to Host Inaugural Midwest Farm to School Conference

Lyons, NE – More than 200 farmers, ranchers, school food service personnel, and community members working to improve students health and economic opportunities for farmers and ranchers will gather in Nebraska City, NE for the first ever Midwest... 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