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Northey Nomination Still on Hold

The nomination of Bill Northey to a top Department of Agriculture post remains on hold following a White House meeting on the Renewable Fuels Standard. The meeting, requested by Texas Republican Se... Read More

Search for permanent Police Chief in Torrington continues

The City of Torrington is taking a few steps back in their search for a new permanent Chief of Police. Interim Police Chief Doug Weeks was offered the official appointment to lead the Torrington Police Department last week. However after mulling t... Read More News: December 14, 2017

Today on News:  Lt. Governor Mike Foley spent his Thursday talking economic development with local leaders. Gering High School teacher Justin Reinmuth does it again, helping Gering win the state level of the Samsung Solve for Tomorro... Read More

$2,500 reward being offered for apprehension of Torrington suspect

Authorities are offering a $2,500 reward for information leading to the arrest of a Torrington man following the execution of an October search warrant on his residence. The Goshen County Sheriff's Department says the  The Bureau of Alcohol, Toba... Read More

Fischer Backs Legislation to Help NE Producers Mitigate Drought

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Deb Fischer (R-Neb.), a member of the Senate Commerce Committee, announced she has cosponsored legislation to reauthorize the National Integrated Drought Information System (NIDIS). Across the country, NIDIS w... Read More

Resistance, safety are key factors in private pesticide applicator training

Lincoln, Neb., Dec. 14, 2017 -- Private pesticide applicators holding licenses that expire in 2018, as well as anyone seeking first-time private applicator certification, can contact their local Nebraska Extension office for information on pestic... Read More

Black Hills wildfire 50% contained at 47,000 acres

The Legion Lake Fire in the Black Hills, which went from burning 4,000 acres to more than 47,000 acres in just 24 hours, is now about 50% contained. A fallen power line is believed to have started the wildfire on Monday has become the third-larges... Read More

CAB offers $40,000 in Colvin Scholarships

Certified Angus Beef LLC (CAB) is now accepting applications for its annual Colvin Scholarship, awarded to college juniors, seniors and graduate students committed to the beef industry. The Colvin Fund honors CAB co-founder and executive director ... Read More

Lt. Governor visits the Twin Cities to discuss economic development

Lieutenant Governor Mike Foley had a busy Thursday here in the Valley, as he spoke with government officials, business owners, and several organizations about Nebraska, its economy, and the issues the state is facing. Nebraska's second in command ... Read More

Dec. 14, 2017

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 3.14 (+0.02) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 3.14 (+0.02) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 3.14 (+0.02) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 4.28 (+0.02) New Alliance / Alliance – 4.28 (+0.02) Frenchman Valle... Read More

Senator Roberts & K-State Pres. Gen. Myers Look Ahead to Safeguard Agriculture

WASHINGTON, D.C. – With Kansas State University President General Richard Myers’ critical testimony on the remaining challenges to agriculture security before the U.S. Senate Agriculture Committee, U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts (R-Kan.) Wednesday said ... Read More