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Japanese Trade Organization Leader to Speak at University of Nebraska

Lincoln, Nebraska, Aug. 24, 2016 – Hiroyuki Ishige, chairman and CEO of the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), will speak at the University of Nebraska on Sept. 13 as a guest of the developi... Read More

Grassley Calls for Hearing in September to Look at Seed, Chemical Mergers

OMAHA (DTN) -- Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee, announced Tuesday that his committee would hold a hearing on the current state of the agricultural seed and chemical industries, in light of the number of mergers an... Read More

BPI Dropping Some from “Pink Slime

ABC news reporters Diane Sawyer and Jim Avila and American Broadcasting Companies Inc. remain as defendants in $1.2 billion lawsuit brought by Beef Products Inc. in Dakota Dunes, SD. However, the beef company that pioneered the product dubbed "pink s... Read More

Mitchell man arrested for attack on stepfather

A 37 year old Mitchell man has been arrested for aggravated assault after allegedly beating his step-father Tuesday. A Mitchell Police court affidavit says Daniel Magdaleno drove into a Mitchell trail park and chased Raymond Magdaleno to his trail... Read More

18-year-old facing drug and weapons charges following June pursuit

An 18-year-old Scottsbluff man is facing a slew of felony charges following his Tuesday arrest stemming from a July warrant. Pedro Morales- Courtesy Scotts Bluff County Detention Center Pedro Morales is charged with 3 counts of Felon in Posses... Read More

High School Softball Scores

Tuesday (08/23/2016) Aquinas Catholic 7, Bishop Neumann 0 Arlington 14, West Point-Beemer 1 Central City 10, Polk County 0 Chase County 16, Blue Hill 1 Conestoga 13, Omaha Mercy/Brownell Talbot 5 Elkhorn South 11, Papillion-LaVista South 0 G... Read More

Major League Baseball

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL AMERICAN LEAGUE Tuesday's Scores Baltimore 8, Washington 1 Pittsburgh 7, Houston 1 Toronto 7, L.A. Angels 2 Boston 2, Tampa Bay 1 Cincinnati 3, Texas 0 Kansas City 1, Miami 0 Chicago White Sox 9, Philadelphia 1 Detroit... Read More

Huskers Set Sights on Season Opener

Lincoln, Neb. --- The Nebraska football team practiced for two hours in full pads and helmets on Tuesday afternoon. The defense practiced inside the Hawks Championship Center while the offense practiced outside on the Ed and Joanne Gass Practice Fie... Read More

USDA to Purchase Surplus Cheese with NMPF Statement

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced plans to purchase approximately 11 million pounds of cheese from private inventories to assist food banks and pantries across the nation, while reducing a cheese surplus that is at its highest... Read More

Scottsbluff girls claim Sidney Golf Invite

On Tuesday afternoon in Sidney it was the Scottsbluff Lady Bearcats earning the team title at the Sidney Golf Invitational. Scottsbluff shot a combined score of 364, good for a 21 shot win over second place Ogallala. Sidney finished third followed... Read More

Second LGBT Pride Picnic Announced

Now in its second year, the 2016 LGBT Panhandle Pride Picnic will take place in Gering this weekend. Jeff Leanna is the chair of this year's picnic, and he says everybody is welcome to attend,  and it doesn't matter if they are a member of the LG... Read More