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$2,500 reward being offered in apprehension of Torrington suspect

Authorities are offering a $2,500 reward for information leading to the arrest of a Torrington man following the execution of an October search warrant on his residence. The Goshen County Sheriff's... Read More

CAB offers $40,000 in Colvin Scholarships

Certified Angus Beef LLC (CAB) is now accepting applications for its annual Colvin Scholarship, awarded to college juniors, seniors and graduate students committed to the beef industry. The Colvin Fund honors CAB co-founder and executive director ... Read More

Lt. Governor visits the Twin Cities to discuss economic development

Lieutenant Governor Mike Foley had a busy Thursday here in the Valley, as he spoke with government officials, business owners, and several organizations about Nebraska, its economy, and the issues the state is facing. Nebraska's second in command ... Read More

Dec. 14, 2017

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 3.14 (+0.02) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 3.14 (+0.02) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 3.14 (+0.02) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 4.28 (+0.02) New Alliance / Alliance – 4.28 (+0.02) Frenchman Valle... Read More

Senator Roberts & K-State Pres. Gen. Myers Look Ahead to Safeguard Agriculture

WASHINGTON, D.C. – With Kansas State University President General Richard Myers’ critical testimony on the remaining challenges to agriculture security before the U.S. Senate Agriculture Committee, U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts (R-Kan.) Wednesday said ... Read More

Nebraska Extension offers 2018 training for commercial, noncommercial pesticide applicators

Lincoln, Neb., Dec. 14, 2017 -- Training dates are set for Nebraska's commercial and noncommercial pesticide applicators seeking first-time certification, or recertification of their license, to use or purchase restricted use pesticides (RUPs) ... Read More

Canada and Mexico Working to Strengthen Trade Ties

While the North American Free Trade Agreement negotiations are in between rounds, Mexico and Canada are still busy talking trade. Canada’s Ag Minister just wrapped up a two-day trip to Mexico City aimed at strengthening their bilateral relationship... Read More

Frost wins Eddie Robinson coach of the year award

DALLAS - Scott Frost, who led Central Florida to a perfect regular season before taking the Nebraska job, has won the Eddie Robinson Award as the national coach of the year. The Football Writers Association of America and the Sugar Bowl announced ... Read More

GHS students win state award again in Samsung Solve for Tomorrow contest

For the second year in a row, students in Gering High School teacher Justin Reinmuth's engineering class have won the state award in the National Samsung Solve for Tomorrow contest. Reinmuth's students' project this year is a three-stage filtering... Read More

Kansas Water Authority Approves 2018 Surplus Water Report

This week the Kansas Water Authority (KWA) met in the city of McPherson for their December meeting. They also had the opportunity to tour the Kansas Municipalities Utilities (KMU) Facility. The KWA received updates on vital water projects and issues... Read More

Legacy of the Plains

The Legacy of the Plains Museum has announced its newest upcoming Christmas event. Yuletide Lights on the Prairie will take place this Friday from 5 to 8 p.m. and are inviting everyone to come see the museum in a whole new light. Staff and vol... Read More