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(Video) Major winter storm to bring heavy snow, strong winds, difficult travel

A major winter storm is expected to severely hamper travel across most of the High Plains this weekend, with heavy snow and strong winds to create hazardous conditions. The National Weather Service... Read More

Cougars knock home 22 3-pointers in 110-55 win

The Western Nebraska Community College men’s basketball team connected on 22 3-pointers and put five players in double figures in rolling to a 110-55 Region IX South sub-region win over North Platte Community College Friday evening at Cougar Pala... Read More

Students, faculty and alumni involved in third annual Range Day

CHADRON – Chadron State College students, faculty and alumni totaled more than half the nearly 200 attendees at the Upper Niobrara White Natural Resource District’s (UNWNRD) annual Range Day on campus Tuesday, Jan. 16. Others in attendance, accor... Read More

Thoughts from the gym tonight: Including the Cats making the plays

On a night off from the microphone i had the chance to get into three local gyms tonight. Just gonna offer up some thoughts here on some things i saw tonight in the Twin Cities. Obviously the game of the night took place at Scottsbluff where th... Read More

High School Basketball Scores

Friday's Scores By The Associated Press BOYS BASKETBALL Alliance 80, Ogallala 60 Arcadia-Loup City 52, Ravenna 50 Aurora 58, Seward 45 Bancroft-Rosalie/Lyons-Decatur 70, Humphrey/Lindsay Holy Family 45 Bellevue West 51, Omaha North 37 Bishop ... Read More

Perdue Outlines USDA Services in the Event of a Government Shutdown

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue Friday outlined U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) services available in the event of a government shutdown. “USDA is committed to safeguarding life and property through the critical services we prov... Read More

Nebraska Extension offering Land Application Training in February

 LINCOLN, Neb. – Eight Nebraska Extension offices across the state will offer workshops in February providing livestock and crop farmers with information on how to turn manure nutrients into better crop yields while protecting the environment. ... Read More

Two people file for County Board seat representing Gering

The  incumbent Scotts Bluff County Commissioner from Gering  and a challenger for that seat have filed with the county clerk. Incumbent Sherry Blaha filed earlier this week and County Management Accountant Jerry Crable, who plans to retire at th... Read More

Police investigate cattle thefts in southeast Wyoming

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The Laramie County Sheriff's Office is investigating the theft of $10,000 worth of cattle from a pasture in southeast Wyoming. Lt. Don Hollingshead says nine head were taken from the Duck Creek Grazing Association between A... Read More

Lori Cox Named as New Executive Director of Nebraska State Fair

The Nebraska State Fair Board made official Friday the announcement of Lori Cox as the new Nebraska State Fair Executive Director. Cox comes from the Big Sky Country State Fair in Montana and an agricultural background. In visiting with the Rural ... Read More

USDA Announces a Near-Record Year for Farm Loans

WASHINGTON,  – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) announced another year of high activity in its farm loan programs. Hard-working farm families across the country accessed nearly $6 billion in new credit, either di... Read More