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Valmont Coatings Division Wins the Prestigious

OMAHA, Neb., April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Valmont Industries, Inc. (NYSE: VMI), is a global leader, designing and manufacturing highly engineered products that support global infrastructure developm... Read More

Behind the Words: What Meat Labels Mean

MANHATTAN, Kan. – Overwhelmed, confused and unsure are just a few words to describe how many consumers feel when purchasing foods, particularly meat products. Today, the average meat case at a large retail store has more than 135 different items... Read More

Cougar softball wins Region IX title; Kansas champ up next

STERLING, Colo. The Western Nebraska Community College softball team has been working  all season to become Region IX Champions and Saturday afternoon, it was an electric feeling for the team as the 54-12 Cougars captured their fifth Region IX title... Read More

Cabela's Fritzler earns Community Hero Award

Cabela’s Incorporated network engineer Erik Fritzler received the company’s Community Hero Award Thursday for his work leading a team that upgraded the Sidney Public Schools network over the summer. Chosen by a committee that includes Cabela... Read More

Lancer golf team headed to nationals

The Eastern Wyoming College golf team finished the regular season with a second place regional finish. Due to their performance throughout the season, the team’s overall low stroke average qualified them for an at-large bid from District I.  The L... Read More

Huskers outhit Wildcats but lose 5-to-0

Evanston, Ill. – Behind complete-game shutout from junior Matt Portland, the Northwestern Wildcats (15-30, 5-12 Big Ten) evened its series with the Nebraska baseball team (32-17, 7-10 Big Ten) on Saturday with a 5-0 win. The Huskers outhit the Wild... Read More

Chadron State performs well of day two of RMAC meet

PUEBLO, Colo. - Chadron State College men's and women's track and field teams competed well in the second day of three at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference meet in Pueblo, Colorado Saturday. Freshman Damarcus Simpson became Chadron State Coll... Read More

Kenny Bell headed to Tampa Bay

Nebraska receiver Kenny Bell became the third Husker chosen in the 2015 NFL Draft on Saturday afternoon. The record-setting receiver was taken by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the fifth round, being selected with the 162nd overall pick in the draft. ... Read More

Wyoming's Nzeocha selected by Cowboys in NFL draft

Wyoming senior linebacker Mark Nzeocha traded one Cowboy uniform for another on Saturday, when the Dallas Cowboys selected the former Wyoming Cowboy as the 19th pick in the seventh round of the 2015 NFL Draft.  Nzeocha was the 236th overall selecti... Read More

Cougars lose twice to Trinidad

TRINIDAD, Colo. -- The Western Nebraska Community College dropped two heart-breakers to Trinidad State Junior College Saturday on the road in Empire Conference action. In the opener, WNCC gave up six, third-inning runs to fall 8-6. The second game... Read More

Farm Bureau Applauds  Senate Move to Stop EPA Overreach

The American Farm Bureau Federation praised the bipartisan leadership of Sens. John Barrasso (R-Wyo.) and Joe Donnelly (D-Ind.) today as they introduced the Federal Water Quality Protection Act, which would put in check the Environmental Protection A... Read More