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Nebraska bill to prevent tax increase clears key hurdle

A bill designed to prevent federal tax changes from triggering a tax increase in Nebraska has cleared a key hurdle in the Legislature. Members of the Revenue Committee voted 7-0 on Tuesday to advance... Read More News: February 20, 2018

Today on News: Monday night house fire destroys rural Mitchell home and displaces a family of four Scottsbluff High School ready to welcome students to their new Freshman Academy Petition beginning to circulate the state to create ... Read More

WNCC to Honor Coral Richards at Retirement Open House

A person who been synonymous with WNCC for six decades and has seen the college grow from a small city college to an institution serving 12 1/2 counties with campuses in three separate communities is retiring. A reception will be held Wednesday af... Read More

Promoting Livestock For Future Growth

Raising livestock has always been a part of life in Nebraska. Our ranchers have made beef Nebraska’s largest industry. In 2017, we exported $1.26 billion worth of beef, making Nebraska the largest beef exporting state in the country for two years i... Read More

United Airlines plane slides off runway in Gillette, no injuries

A passenger jet carrying 33 people slid off the runway at the Gillette-Campbell County Airport in northeast Wyoming. No one was hurt in the incident involving United Airlines flight 5117 from Denver Monday afternoon, but it caused the runway to be... Read More

Zoetis Develops First Holstein Reference Genome

PARSIPPANY, — Zoetis has developed the first complete Holstein de novo reference genome, giving geneticists the ability to map regions of the genome influencing a range of health and disease outcomes. This significant development will promote adv... Read More

Feb. 20, 2018

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 4.05 (-0.07) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 4.05 (-0.07) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 4.05 (-0.07) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 4.71 (-0.07) New Alliance / Alliance – 4.71 (-0.07) Frenchman Valle... Read More

2017 Outstanding Pork Service Award Winners Announced

LINCOLN– Russ Vering, President of the Nebraska Pork Producers Association recognized the 2017 Outstanding Pork Service Award winners at a ceremony held in conjunction with NPPA’s Annual Meeting. The Outstanding Pork Service Awards are given ann... Read More

Scottsbluff considering adding

The Scottsbluff City Council Tuesday evening will conduct a public hearing to consider an LB-840 Review Committee recommendation to expand the city's economic development plan to allow "film production." City Manager Nathan Johnson says when the C... Read More

Erdman property tax bill likely stuck in committee

A measure designed to reduce Nebraska property tax bills appears to be stuck in a legislative committee as its supporters focus on a ballot petition drive. The Revenue Committee considered the proposal during an executive session Tuesday but did ... Read More

Cause of rural Mitchell fire still undetermined

The cause of a fire that destroyed a rural Scotts Bluff County home is still undetermined. Mitchell Fire Chief Jon Wurdeman says Deputy State Fire Marshall Ryan Sylvester is still investigating the blaze that demolished the home of Chris and Sara ... Read More