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Op-Ed: Ensuring a Strong Future for Agriculture

Last week was National Ag Week, and Nebraska has a lot to celebrate. Thanks to the hard work and innovative practices of our farmers and ranchers, the Third District is the top-producing agriculture d... Read More

Avian Influenza Spreads to Georgia

Georgia, the nation’s top poultry-producing state, confirmed Monday the likely presence of low pathogenic avian influenza. The state's agriculture department confirmed the presumptive low pathogenic avian influenza in a northwestern Georgia county ... Read More

NBA Scores

March 28th NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION= Final Toronto 131 Orlando 112 Final N-Y Knicks 109 Detroit 95 Final San Antonio 103 Cleveland 74 Final Oklahoma City 92 Dallas 91 Final Sacramento 91 Memphis 90 Final Utah 108 New Orleans 100...... Read More

NHL Scores

March 28th NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE= Final Nashville 3 N-Y Islanders 1 Final OT Detroit 4 Carolina 3 Final Buffalo 4 Florida 2 Final OT Tampa Bay 5 Chicago 4 Final St. Louis 4 Arizona 1 Final Calgary 4 Colorado 2...... Read More

Gering council delays decision on controversial rezoning request for two weeks

The Gering city council will wait until April 10th to make a decision on a  controversial rezoning request for a vacant area at the northwest corner of Five Rocks Road and Country Club Road. Mayor Tony Kaufman continued the public hearing after a... Read More

National Coalition Launches Pilot Research Project to Improve Sustainability in US Beef Industry

ARDMORE, Okla. — Environmental, social and economic sustainability is a long-held objective of the United States beef industry and the focus of a new, national research project. McDonald’s USA, Tyson Foods, The Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation,... Read More

U.S. Beef Industry to President Trump: Please Help Get U.S. Beef Back into China

The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association today sent a coalition letter to President Donald Trump, urging him to raise the restoration of U.S. beef access to China when he meets with Chinese President Xi Jinping in April. Leaders from the U.S. Mea... Read More

Huskers Lose Series Finale to Minnesota

Lincoln - A trio of timely hits helped power No. 8 Minnesota to an 8-1 victory over the Nebraska softball team Sunday at Bowlin Stadium. Each of the Gophers' final six runs scored with two outs, as Minnesota produced a two-out two-run double in ... Read More News: March 27, 2017

Today on News: Storm spotter training courses being held this week in Scottsbluff, Alliance and Chadron Scottsbluff City Clerk Cindy Dickinson gets top honors from the Nebraska Municipal Clerks Association Beatlemania hits the Mid... Read More

President Signs Resolution to Repeal BLM Planning 2.0

President Trump today signed a congressional resolution directing the Bureau of Land Management to repeal their Planning 2.0 Rule. Wyoming rancher and NCBA and PLC member Joel Bousman was in attendance at the White House for the signing. Ethan Lane... Read More

Weather spotter training seminars scheduled in the panhandle this week

The National Weather Service will hold its annual severe weather spotter training seminars in the panhandle this week. Meteorologist Chad Hahn says the Scottsbluff seminar is scheduled for 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Harms Center. Hahn will present a 75... Read More