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Supreme Court to hear former Sidney Police Chief appeal

The Nebraska Supreme Court will hear an appeal from Sidney's former police chief who was convicted of obstructing government operations. Byron Wilkinson was convicted after pleading no contest in ... Read More

DHHS raises cost concerns about Nebraska Medicaid proposal

The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services is once again raising cost concerns about a proposal to insure thousands of low-income residents with Medicaid funding under the Affordable Care Act. The department on Tuesday released a consult... Read More

ARC Yield Lawsuits Possible

Law firms and grain marketers are pushing for possible legal action against the U.S. Department of Agriculture over the way USDA came up with the final county yield totals for the Agriculture Risk Coverage program. Complaints have festered since l... Read More

Weekend storm brings WHP reminder to be prepared when in vehicles

The Wyoming Highway Patrol is reminding everyone when traveling in inclement weather to keep your fuel tanks full, have extra blankets, a shovel, non-perishable food and water that can help you survive an extended time if you become stranded on a hig... Read More

Small Changes Expected in February Reports

Compared to January’s market-movers, the February USDA reports are projected to include relatively small adjustments. “Traders are looking forward to the USDA report on Tuesday with the hope of getting new news to create greater movement in pr... Read More

Gering cruises past Ogallala

After two heartbreaking home losses the Gering High Bulldogs were able to turn the tables and get a big win on the home hardwoods, downing Ogallala Monday night 69-43. Senior Austin Hoffman paced Gering with a game high 26 points, 13 coming in the... Read More

Court of Appeals overturns Scottsbluff man's child abuse conviction

A Scottsbluff man who was sentenced to 18 to 30 years in prison last spring after being convicted of intentional child abuse causing serious bodily injury has had his conviction reversed and sentence vacated. 26-year-old Cody Olbricht's appeal to ... Read More

Ground Shifts Under Wheat Trade

The global trade map in wheat is being redrawn by people like Greg Harvey. For years, Singapore-based Mr. Harvey has used Australian wheat in the grain mills he manages throughout Southeast Asia. Last December, he turned to a different source: Arg... Read More

Top 25 College Basketball

TOP-25 COLLEGE BASKETBALL ( 3) Oklahoma 63 (24) Texas 60 Duke 72 (13) Louisville 65 Tuesday's Games No. 1 Villanova at DePaul, 8:30 p.m. No. 5 Xavier at Creighton, 8 p.m. No. 6 Kansas vs. No. 10 West Virginia, 7 p.m. No. 7 Virginia vs. Virgi... Read More


NHL Monday's Games N.Y. Rangers 2, New Jersey 1 Pittsburgh 6, Anaheim 2 Ottawa 5, Tampa Bay 1 Detroit 3, Florida 0 Tuesday's Games Los Angeles at Boston, 7 p.m. Florida at Buffalo, 7 p.m. Edmonton at New Jersey, 7 p.m. Anaheim at Philadelph... Read More


NBA Monday's Games Cleveland 120, Sacramento 100 Indiana 89, L.A. Lakers 87 L.A. Clippers 98, Philadelphia 92, OT Charlotte 108, Chicago 91 Brooklyn 105, Denver 104 Toronto 103, Detroit 89 New Orleans 116, Minnesota 102 Portland 112, Memphis... Read More