class="page-template page-template-page-templates page-template-news page-template-page-templatesnews-php page page-id-544 page-parent group-blog masthead-fixed full-width singular wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-5.0.1 vc_responsive"
Winter Storm Warning in effect through Friday morning

MAJOR WINTER STORM TO IMPACT THE REGION THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING Last Updated: 145 PM MST Wed Feb 22 2017 ...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 11 AM MST FRIDAY... Including ... Read More

RRN to attend Hearing from the Heartland: Perspectives on the 2018 Farm Bill from Kansas

U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry Chairman Pat Roberts, R-Kan., and Ranking Member Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich.,  will hold its first field hearing of the 115th Congress in Manhattan, Kan., on the upcoming Farm Bill reauthoriz... Read More

Snow Emergency to be in effect for Twin Cities, Alliance, Bayard

Due to the predicted weather conditions, the Cities of Scottsbluff, Gering and Terrytown are declaring a snow emergency beginning Thursday at 6 a.m.   until further notice. Those people living along the snow routes will need to have their vehicl... Read More

NE Wheat Farmers Talk Issues in D.C.

Members of the Nebraska Wheat Board (NWB) and the Nebraska Wheat Growers Association (NWGA) recently returned from a four-day trip to Washington, DC where they discussed the challenges facing both the Nebraska and United States wheat industries with ... Read More

Wyoming Legislature approves bill to collect online sales tax

Online retailers who sell goods to Wyoming residents will soon be required to collect the state's sales tax on transactions as the Legislature has approved a bill moving the tax burden from residents to businesses. The Wyoming Tribune Eagle repor... Read More

Wyoming bill allowing out of state inmates signed by Governor Mead

Legislation that would allow Wyoming counties to accept out of state inmates has been signed by Wyoming Governor Matt Mead. Mead signed the legislation Tuesday according to a clerk with the Wyoming legislative office. The legislation has been watc... Read More

Feb. 22, 2017

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 3.25 (+0.06) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 3.25 (+0.06) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 3.25 (+0.06) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 3.69 (+0.06) New Alliance / Alliance – 3.69 (+0.06) Frenchman Valle... Read More

Woman charged with theft and forgery of checks

A local woman has been charged with second degree forgery and theft by deception after she allegedly stole three checks from a Gering residence and forged the victim 's signature to cash checks at Wal Mart and a local bank. Court documents say the... Read More

New Nebraska Dairy Princess Crowned in Columbus

COLUMBUS, Nebraska – Marta Pulfer, a 17-year-old from Wayne, Nebraska, was crowned the Nebraska Dairy Princess during the annual Nebraska State Dairy Convention in Columbus Feb. 21. Pulfer is the daughter of Kent and Jodi Pulfer, and is a seni... Read More

Region expected to receive heavy snow in next 36 hours

Winter Storm Watches were issued yesterday for much of the region, including all areas in the lower elevations of southeast Wyoming and all of western Nebraska. KNEB Meteorologist Don Days says the potential exists for some areas to see a foot or ... Read More

High School Students Invited to Apply for NAYI 2017

The Nebraska Agricultural Youth Institute (NAYI) brings together high school juniors and seniors from around the state to explore the ag industry, discover potential ag-related careers and strengthen their appreciation for agriculture. Applications f... Read More