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Retail Fertilizer Trends DAP, 10-34-0 Hit Four-Month Lows

Average retail fertilizer prices remained virtually unchanged for the third week of October, coming off nine weeks of steady decline, according to fertilizer retailers surveyed by DTN. All eight of th... Read More

Scottsbluff man facing multiple firearms charges

A 29 year old Scottsbluff man is facing multiple felony charges after police learned he had purchased 8 handguns from a local dealer while having an active protection order against him. Jose Arellano was arrested October 14th after Scottsbluff Pol... Read More

Nebraska State Director Maxine Moul Names Tami Bailey as Project Manager of the Year

South Sioux City, Neb., October 27, 2016—USDA Rural Development State Director Maxine Moul today presented a plaque to Tami Bailey for her excellence in performance as Project Manager for South Sioux City, Nebraska and the South Sioux City Communit... Read More

Dow AgroSciences Sees Growth in Q3

Dow AgroSciences division of Agricultural Sciences reported third quarter sales of $1.2 billion, up 6 percent versus the year-ago period. Price and volume each rose 3 percent.   Strong demand conditions in Latin America drove double-digit sales g... Read More

Playoff football preview: Scottsbluff vs. Blair

After an 8-1 regular season for the Scottsbluff Bearcats it's time to see if they can make some hay in the 16 team Class B playoff bracket. That push starts tomorrow night as Scottsbluff hosts 5-4 Blair in a 5:30 showdown at Bearcat Stadium. Bl... Read More

Local businesses helping students get into SHS playoff game

Several local businesses are making a push to pay for admission for students that want to attend the Scottsbluff/Blair district playoff football game Friday. Ralph Paez says student passes that work during the regular season games do not apply for... Read More

Phase 1 of missile site cleanup near Cheyenne complete

The first phase of a cleanup project at a former nuclear missile site east of Cheyenne is complete, but it will be about a year before officials know if it is working. The Wyoming Tribune Eagle reports that during the last few months CB&I, a c... Read More

4th annual Save a Rack at Backaracks another huge success

Over 70 decorated bras were auctioned off last night during the 4th annual Save-A-Rack at Backaracks bra auction fundraiser for Festival of Hope. KNEB Director of Sales Kendra Feather says they don't have a final tally as they still had food and t... Read More

New Nationwide Poll Shows Trump Leading in Farm Country

WASHINGTON, Oct. 26, 2016 - A new nationwide poll indicates that a strong majority of farmers and ranchers favor Donald Trump over Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential election. Some 55 percent of those surveyed in the latest Agri-Pulse Farm and... Read More

Dixie State added as RMAC's 16th member

The Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference (RMAC) Presidents' Council has unanimously approved the addition of Dixie State University (DSU), a premier NCAA Division II institution located in St. George, Utah, as the conference's 16th member. The applicat... Read More

Already Planning to Feed More Kids than Ever During Summer 2017

Now that summer has come and gone, I’m happy to announce that this season the USDA Rural Housing Service was able to partner with the USDA Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) to feed more kids than ever before. Three hundred and five Rural Housing Ser... Read More