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Scouting for Stalk and Ear Rot Diseases

Stalk Rot Diseases Anthracnose stalk rot (with top dieback symptoms caused by the fungus Colletotrichum graminicola) has been especially common this year. The disease can cause the premature death of... Read More

NE Corn is Now Accepting Applications for Seven College Internships

Nebraska Corn is now accepting applications for seven internships starting in May 2017. Qualified college students will have the opportunity to apply for internships hosted in Lincoln, Nebraska, across the United States and internationally. Two op... Read More

OTCF donation helps provide new awning for Kimball's Goodhand Theater

The Oregon Trail Community Foundation is helping out the effort to revive the Goodhand Theater in Kimball with a $1,500 grant that has replaced the aged and rotted wooden awning at the theater. Friends of the Goodhand Theater Secretary/Treasurer J... Read More

Congress Ratifies International Plant Genetic Treaty

U.S. Congress this week made a “historic” move and passed the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture — something the seed industry has been advocating for more than a decade. “The treaty is a win for the A... Read More

Sept. 29, 2016

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 2.69 (-0.04) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 2.69 (-0.04) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 2.69 (-0.04) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 2.97 (-0.04) New Alliance / Alliance – 2.97 (-0.04) Frenchman Valle... Read More

National travel writers convene on Panhandle to help boost local tourism

For the fourth straight year, more than a dozen travel writers for national publications have convened  in the Valley to share some of the amazing places and sites here in Western Nebraska. This week the Gering Convention & Visitors Bureau an... Read More

Scottsbluff at McCook tops Friday night schedule

Scottsbluff at McCook. Tradition. Talent. Excellent coaching staffs. Great teams year after year. Just some of the things that come to mind when you talk about two of the more consistent high school football programs in Class B. Scottsbluff ... Read More

NFL Scores

NFL Thursday's Games Cincinnati 22, Miami 7 Sunday's Games(equals) Indianapolis at Jacksonville, 9:30 a.m. Carolina at Atlanta, 1 p.m. Tennessee at Houston, 1 p.m. Seattle at N.Y. Jets, 1 p.m. Detroit at Chicago, 1 p.m. Buffalo at New Englan... Read More

High School Softball Scores

Thursday (09/29/2016) Bishop Neumann 6, Arlington 5 Blair 6, Gretna 5 Boone Central/Newman Grove 8, St. Paul 0 Cozad 10, Gothenburg 4 Elkhorn South 10, Blair 0 Elkhorn South 9, Waverly 2 Falls City 4, Syracuse 3 Fort Calhoun 9, Ashland-Gree... Read More

Major League Baseball

AMERICAN LEAGUE Thursday's Games Cleveland at Detroit, ppd. N.Y. Yankees 5, Boston 1 Baltimore 4, Toronto 0 Minnesota 7, Kansas City 6 Tampa Bay 5, Chicago White Sox 3 Seattle 3, Oakland 2 Friday's Games Baltimore (Gallardo 5-8) at N.Y. Ya... Read More

High School Volleyball Scores

AP-NE-VOL--Neb Prep Scores,7th Ld-Writethru,1229< Thursday's Scores< By The Associated Press= VOLLEYBALL= Allen def. Walthill, 20-25, 25-17, 25-22, 25-23 Archbishop Bergan def. Omaha Brownell-Talbot, 25-13, 25-12, 25-13 Axtell def. Bertra... Read More