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Fifth Round of NAFTA Talks Moving Slowly

The fifth round of negotiations on the North American Free Trade Agreement got off to a slow start and continue to move slowly this week. A source tells CBC dot com that negotiators have talked throug... Read More

Commissioners reject invitation for private meetings

The Scotts Bluff County Commissioners have rejected an invitation to meet privately with the co-owner of a popular organic health farm who opposes approving a conditional use permit for neighboring land to accommodate a proposed asphalt plant. Cou... Read More

Farmers Receive 11 Cents of Thanksgiving Retail Food Dollar, NFU Farmer’s Share Shows

WASHINGTON – Farmers and ranchers take home just 11.4 cents from every dollar that consumers spend on their Thanksgiving dinner meals, according to the annual Thanksgiving edition of the National Farmers Union (NFU) Farmer’s Share publication. T... Read More

Operation Christmas Child loads over 4,600 shoeboxes

Since it's beginning, the Operation Christmas Child’s Shoebox Collection effort has delivered gift filled shoeboxes to millions of children in need around the world. Monday evening, volunteers pitched in to load 4,684 of the boxes into a Brown T... Read More

Monsanto Asks Judge to Overturn Arkansas Dicamba Ban

An Associated Press report says Monsanto went before an Arkansas judge on Friday to ask the court to stop the state’s plan to ban dicamba use from April through October. Dicamba has been a source of complaints from farmers across the state, who ... Read More

Bluffs council approves

The Scottsbluff city council Monday evening approved a resolution declaring a large parcel of property on the west side of the city blighted and substandard so it can be readied for redevelopment. The over 120 acres is located south and west of Wa... Read More

Pioneers Add Assistant Coach, Players

GERING, NE – The Western Nebraska Pioneers of the Expedition League today announced the addition of Josh Teichroew as Assistant Coach, and announced five players who have signed contracts to play for the 2018 season. Teichroew, a native of Yankt... Read More

Free Workshop on Ag Liens, Loans & Leases

You are welcome to attend a free workshop on Ag Liens, Loans, and Leases.   The workshops will be held in Davenport, (December 13, 2017) at the Community Center and Holdrege, (December 14, 2017) at the Phelps Co Ag Center.  With a lunch provided a... Read More

Trump Administration Appoints Nancy Johner to Serve as State Executive Director for USDA’s Farm Service Agency in Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. -- The Trump Administration recently appointed Nancy Johner as the new State Executive Director (SED) for the USDA Nebraska Farm Service Agency (FSA). Johner will join the Nebraska FSA team on Monday, Nov. 27. Johner comes to FSA fr... Read More

High School Football Scores

Monday's Scores By The Associated Press PREP FOOTBALL Class B State Championship York 31, Omaha Skutt Catholic 0 Class D1 State Championship East Butler 36, South Loup 14 Class D2 State Championship Bruning-Davenport/Shic... Read More

Huskers Expecting Hawkeyes Physical Defense

Lincoln, Neb.- The Nebraska football team practiced inside the Hawks Championship Center and outside on the Ed and Joyanne Gass practice fields for just less than two hours on Monday evening in full pads. Offenseive Coordinator Danny Langsdorf... Read More