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Ag Hit by Chinese Tariffs

OMAHA (DTN) -- Leaders from the American Soybean Association could only respond in dismay Friday after President Donald Trump announced he was going ahead with $34 billion in tariffs against Chinese t... Read More

Pollinator week kicks off Monday June 18

National Pollinator Week June 18–24, will see a Syngenta team  embark on a road trip up the Monarch Highway (Interstate 35) to bring awareness to some of the people who contribute to pollinator health and stewardship. The I-35 corridor is recogniz... Read More

Commissioners to discuss Information Systems Director Position

The Scotts Bluff County Commissioners will discuss and consider their Information Systems Director position when they meet Monday afternoon. Board Chair Mark Masterton says the county has received proposals from three individuals and two corporati... Read More

Pioneers Sunday series finale cancelled

Sunday’s series finale in Aberdeen against the Hotshots has been cancelled, due to weather. The Pioneers finish their season-long road trip with a record of 5-1. The Pioneers return home Monday to take on the Pierre Trappers at Oregon Trail P... Read More

Administration Approves $50 Billion in 301 Tariffs

Farmers for Free Trade Executive Director Brian Kuehl (Keel) says the Trump Administration’s approval of $50 billion worth of imported goods from China is “scary.” The tariffs on Chinese imports will result in heavy retaliatory tariffs negot... Read More

Nebraska Corn disappointed by Chinese tariffs

This morning, President Trump announced his plans to move forward with Section 301 tariffs on $50 billion in Chinese imports. The first round, $34 billion in tariffs, would go into effect July 6, 2018. The remaining tariffs are expected to be impleme... Read More

Schreiber Named ABCA/Rawlings All-American

Senior Scott Schreiber collected third-team All-America honors from ABCA/Rawlings on Saturday. He was eligible for the honor by virtue of achieving first-team All-Region accolades from ABCA/Rawlings on Wednesday. Schreiber earns the 103rd All-Ame... Read More

Mountain Lion hunting season under consideration in Nebraska

The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will hold a public hearing In Ogallala on a proposal to open up a season for mountain lion hunting. The proposed season would allow eight mountain lions to be killed in portions of Pine Ridge in northwestern ... Read More

Village of Potter to host a pit-stop for coast-to-coast antique automobile race

110 years ago, the Great Auto Race captivated the world's audience, as cars circumnavigated the globe. The race began in New York and ended in Paris, and the winning driver covered three continents, more than 22,000 miles in 169 days. More than... Read More

Four community activists, Platte Valley Companies earn Festival of Hope awards

Four very deserving community activists and a local Corporation were honored Saturday during the 16th annual Festival of Hope event at the Scotts Bluff County Fairgrounds The Festival of Hope award is given to those who have made significant and s... Read More

Classic car owners show off their vehicles at 20th annual Show

Over 300 cars were in Gering Friday and Saturday for the 20th annual High Plains Auto Club Father’s Day Rock N Roll Classic Car Show. Classes included  original intent, modified, under 21, trucks and street rods. The cars arrived Friday for ... Read More