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(AUDIO) House Passes WRDA Bill

Yesterday the House of Representatives passed the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) of 2016 by a vote of 399-25.  The Senate passed its version of WRDA on September 15.  The House and the Senat... Read More

SWBC announces fourth round of layoffs this year

KNEB news has been able to confirm there have been 15 additional layoffs at SWBC's Scottsbluff facility today. Assistant Vice President of Public Relations and Corporate Communications Lisa Pinto says the people impacted are all in one division. ... Read More

More Details Emerge on Initial Brazil Beef Shipments to US

The first shipment of Brazilian beef has arrived in the U.S., with reports saying the initial shipment is a small one that arrived via an American Airlines flight Sept. 27 in Miami and was alerted by Brazilian Agriculture Minister Blairo Maggi in com... Read More

USDA Reports Preview- The Goldilocks Scenario

Solid arguments could be made for corn and soybean quarterly stocks numbers to be bullish, bearish or neutral when released by USDA. QUARTERLY STOCKS Let's change things up a bit and start by looking at soybeans. The Sept. 30 Quarterly Stocks r... Read More

American Farm Bureau Insurance Services and Granular Announce Alliance To Simplify Crop Insurance

American Farm Bureau Insurance Services (AFBIS Inc.), a Managing General Agent (MGA) for Approved Insurance Providers (AIP's), has partnered with Granular, leading provider of farm management software, to streamline the crop insurance data collection... Read More

Village of Morrill begins search for new Chief of Police

It has been three weeks since Morrill Police Chief Josh Catlin submitted his resignation, and now efforts are underway to find his successor. Village Clerk Janine Schmidt says they have the position advertised through the League of Nebraska Munic... Read More

NRD Annual Conference Has Increased Attendance Educating Public About Water and Soil Conservation

The Nebraska Association of Resources Districts (NARD) Annual Conference was held at the Younes Conference Center in Kearney, September 26th – 27th and focused on protecting the future of Nebraska’s natural resources.  This year more than 400 Na... Read More

Chadron Marine from WWII accounted for 73 years later

An October 6 burial has been scheduled for a Chadron Marine who died in battle during the peak of World War II. 23-year-old Sgt. Fae V. Moore was unaccounted for, but nearly 73 years later, his family has received an update on what happened that f... Read More

WNCC volleyball sweeps McCook

The No. 1 Western Nebraska Community College volleyball team captured their 13th straight victory in registering a 25-17, 25-21, 25-20 Region IX South win over McCook Community College Wednesday evening in McCook. The Cougars, with the win, pushed... Read More

Proposed Estate Tax Regulations Threaten Family Businesses

The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association along with more than 3,800 organizations and family-owned enterprises sent a letter to Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew adamantly opposing and asking for withdrawal of the newly proposed estate tax regulations ... Read More

Huskers Sweep Illinois

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - The top-ranked Nebraska volleyball team finished its three-game road stretch to open Big Ten play with a 25-18, 25-22, 25-21 win at No. 24 Illinois on Wednesday before 2,911 fans at Huff Hall. Nebraska (12-0, 3-0 Big Ten) took care ... Read More