Resolution Recognizes Value of Locally-Led Soil and Water Conservation Efforts

WASHINGTON, DC--March 30, 2015--A bipartisan, concurrent resolution recently introduced in the U.S. Senate and House recognizes the value of locally-led soil and water conservation and the rol... Read More

Conventional Soybean Oil Fattens Mice in New Study

ST. LOUIS (DTN) -- Soybean oil might be making Americans fatter and sicker, according to new research from University of California-Riverside (UCR) scientists. They found that, despite eating the same amount of food, mice fed with a diet rich in con... Read More

Tractor Program Still in Effect

USDA NRCS continues to accept applications for FY2015 funding consideration under the EQIP National Air Quality Initiative (NAQI).  The NAQI priorities are placed on replacing and destroying in-use off-road farm equipment powered by Tier 0 diesel en... Read More

Greetings from the University of Nebraska Rodeo Association

It’s another exciting year for the University of Nebraska Rodeo Association, and we’re pleased to share this information with our alumni, friends and members. Join us for our 2015 rodeo Please join us April 17 – 18 for the University of ... Read More

Huskers bring brooms and complete sweep of the Longhorns

Lincoln – The Nebraska baseball team (21-7, 3-0 Big Ten) completed a three-game sweep of the No. 16 Texas Longhorns (17-11, 5-1 Big 12) on Sunday afternoon at Hawks Field with a 6-2 win. The Huskers have posted sweeps in each of their last three we... Read More

Bearcats sweep Torrington in soccer

In a split doubleheader Scottsbluff topped Torrington in boys  and girls soccer Saturday. The girls played in Torrington and topped the Trailblazers 8-to-1.  The boys played at the Landers Complex in Scottsbluff and nipped the Blazers 3-to-2. ... Read More

Chadron State smashes three home runs in the top of the 7th to pull out win

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The Chadron State College softball team smashed three home runs in the top of the seventh inning to beat the University of Colorado Colorado Springs, 6-2, in a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference match up. Chadron State (8... Read More

April 6th Is Date For 4-H Public Speaking Contest

The Custer County 4-H Public Speaking Contest will be held Monday, April 6 at the 4-H Building in Broken Bow, beginning at 6:30 p.m., according to Colleen Peterson, 4-H Aide at the Nebraska Extension - Custer County Office. Registrations are due by M... Read More

LGBT Community Forum set for Monday in Scottsbluff

The Scotts Bluff County Democratic Party, in coordination with the Human Rights Campaign and Nebraska ROOTS, will be hosting an LGBT Community Forum on Monday, March 30, 2015 at 6:00 pm in the Community Room at 1906 Broadway in the Law Offices of Mic... Read More

Scottsbluff sweeps Gering in two close duals

Because of team defections the Binfield Relays at Scottsbluff  turned into two duals between the Bearcats and Gering Saturday.  What resulted was two narrow wins for Scottsbluff.  They won the Boys dual 295.5-to-276.5 and the girls dual 266-to-257... Read More

Sidney sweeps titles at own invite

The Sidney Red Raiders opened the outdoor track and field season Saturday with a sweep of the boys and girls titles at their own invite. The boys edged Ogallala 150-to-143 while the girls raced past second place Gothenburg 143-to-110. The Sidne... Read More