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Huskers Sweep Rams in Front of Full House in Kearney

Kearney, Neb. – In front of a packed house of 2,040 fans at Kearney High School on Saturday afternoon, the Nebraska volleyball posted a 25-17, 25-16, 25-17 sweep of the Colorado State Rams. With ... Read More

Candidates Sought For National Sorghum Checkoff Board

LINCOLN – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is seeking nominations for sorghum producers to serve on the United Sorghum Checkoff Program board of directors.  There are five producer positions that will become vacant on the United Sorghum C... Read More

Nebraska preliminary March jobless rate drops to 3.1 percent

The Nebraska Labor Department says the state's preliminary unemployment rate dropped a tenth of a point in March, hitting 3.1 percent compared with 3.2 percent in February. The January rate was 3.3 percent. The department said in a report relea... Read More

USDA to Consider Release of GM Moths, GM Virus

ROCKVILLE, Md. (DTN) -- In the past two weeks, USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has released documents on proposals to release two genetically modified (GM) organisms: diamondback moths and a virus designed to control the ci... Read More

Dow Blasts AP for Chlorpyrifos Article

This week, the Associated Press published an article about chlorpyrifos and Dow’s push to ignore findings from federal scientists; however, Dow released a statement today (April 21) noting that the article “contained a number of misleading and in... Read More

WI State Lawmaker: Canada Doesn't Grasp Urgency of Milk Crisis

A Wisconsin state lawmaker says Canadian officials don't appear to have a sense of urgency about helping dozens of Wisconsin dairy farmers who face going out of business after a change in Canada's domestic pricing policy evaporated demand for U.S. mi... Read More

Nebraska Chicken and Egg Numbers

Lincoln, Neb. April 21, 2017 -- All layers in Nebraska during March 2017 totaled 8.42 million, down from 8.74 million the previous year, according to the USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service. Nebraska egg production during March totaled... Read More

Nebraska Game & Parks adopts big game recommendations

The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission adopted staff recommendations for 2017 big game hunting seasons at its meeting April 21 in Norfolk. Among the big game changes to Commission orders: -- Twenty-six either-sex and 54 doe/fawn antelope permits we... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

Major league baseball   Sat., Apr. 22 INTERLEAGUE= Final Pittsburgh 6 N-Y Yankees 3 AMERICAN LEAGUE= Final Baltimore 2 Boston 0 Final Houston 6 Tampa Bay 3 Final Texas 6 Kansas City 2 Final Cleveland 3 Chi White Sox 0 Final Minnes... Read More

NBA Scores

NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION PLAYOFFS= Sat. ,  Apr. 22 Final Boston 104 Chicago 87 Final Oklahoma City 115 Houston 113 Final L.A. Clippers 111 Utah 106...... Read More

NHL Scores

NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE PLAYOFFS= Sat., Apr. 22 Final OT Washington 2 Toronto 1 Final SO Boston 3 Ottawa 2...... Read More