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Sen Grassley: McConnell to Help Lift Hold On Northey for Key USDA Role

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., has committed to help get the hold lifted that Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, put in place on USDA nominee Bill Northey, Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, told repor... Read More

NBA Scores

Wednesday Scores Final Philadelphia 101 Portland 81 Final Cleveland 119 Brooklyn 109 Final OT Charlotte 129 Washington 124 Final Miami 104 Boston 98 Final L.A. Clippers... Read More

Huskers Sweep Northwestern, Win 12th Straight

EVANSTON, Ill. - The No. 5 Nebraska volleyball team moved one step closer to a second straight Big Ten title after a 3-0 (25-13, 25-20, 25-21) sweep at Northwestern at Evanston Township High School in front of a crowd of 1,007 on Wednesday night.... Read More

Nebraska Concludes Preparation For Iowa

Lincoln, Neb. – The Nebraska football team practiced for approximately two hours on Wednesday in shoulder pads and helmets. The offense was in Hawks Championship Center and the defense was in the Cook Pavilion. Following practice, the Huskers par... Read More

USDA Scientists Honored as AAAS Fellows

Two USDA scientists have been honored as 2017 Fellows by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Dr. Chavonda Jacobs-Young, who serves as Administrator for USDA’s Agriculture Research Service as well as Acting Deputy Unde... Read More

Deere's shares surge after earnings beat estimates

(Reuters) - Deere & Co’s (DE.N) shares surged on Wednesday after the equipment maker beat quarterly earnings estimates and predicted further improvements in the coming year, amid strong sales in South America and higher demand in the United Sta... Read More

Nebraska Concludes Preparation For Iowa

Lincoln, Neb. – The Nebraska football team practiced for approximately two hours on Wednesday in shoulder pads and helmets. The offense was in Hawks Championship Center and the defense was in the Cook Pavilion. Following practice, the Huskers pa... Read More

One hospitalized after noon hour accident west of Scottsbluff

A Scottsbluff woman is in fair condition at Regional West after she was involved in a two vehicle accident during the noon hour  Wednesday just west of Scottsbluff on Highway 26. 23 year old Kaci Lockwood was hospitalized when her 1994 Crown Vict... Read More

Preparations being made for annual Thanksgiving in the Valley meal

Preparations have begun at the Scottsbluff Elks Club as Randy Thruston and his crew start cooking the 34th annual Thanksgiving in the Valley Dinner, to be served from 11 to 1 Thursday at the Guadalupe Center. Well over 700 people are expected to b... Read More

Injured Bluffs woman dies at Omaha hospital

A Scottsbluff woman injured in an accident west of Mitchell Monday has died at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha. Nebraska State Patrol Trooper Manuel Jimenez told  KNEB News  he was notified earlier today (Wednesday) that 41 ye... Read More

Soggy corn raises costs for U.S. grain exporters

CHICAGO, (Reuters) - Wet corn is piling up in the U.S. Midwest, boosting premiums for dry grain and raising costs for exporters who already have been undercut in global markets by cheaper Argentine supplies, traders said on Tuesday. The slowest U.S.... Read More