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Grindle to be new public address announcer for Husker football games

From the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Athletic Dept.:   “Yesterday, the University was made aware of a social media comment posted last year by the newly-named football public address a... Read More

Gordon Back With Royals

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) _ The Royals activated All-Star outfielder Alex Gordon from the disabled list and welcomed new outfielder Jonny Gomes in a series of moves before Tuesday night's game against Detroit. Gordon has been out since July 8, when he cr... Read More

Attorneys to Argue Scope of WOTUS

A federal judge in North Dakota is giving attorneys until Tuesday night to file briefs arguing the scope of his injunction blocking a new Environmental Protection Agency water rule. U.S. District Judge Ralph Erickson last week issued a temporary ... Read More

Ricketts: Still seeking lethal injection drugs; awaiting signature verification on death penalty repeal

Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts says his administration is still pursuing lethal injection drugs for executions; but will not decide how to proceed until state officials verify the signatures on a petition to keep capital punishment legal. Ricket... Read More

September 1, 2015

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney, 3.97 (-0.06) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport, 3.97 (-0.06) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman, 3.97 (-0.06) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford, 4.11 (-0.04) New Alliance / Alliance, 4.11 (-0.04) Frenchman Valley Co-Op/Kimball, 3.97 (-0.06)... Read More

9th Wyo-Braska Coin & Stamp show a success

The 9th Annual Wyo-Braska Coin & Stamp Collectors Show took place last Saturday, August 29 at the Gering Civic Center. The expanded larger show had the best attendance ever with over 180 people attending. Dealers from four states were busy sellin... Read More

Farm Bureau, Caterpillar Inc. Announce New Partnership

WASHINGTON, D.C., September 1, 2015 – American Farm Bureau Federation and Caterpillar Inc. announce a new partnership that will provide members up to $2,000 in purchase incentives on Cat machines. In addition, Caterpillar plans to support Farm Bure... Read More

Cattle Herd Expansion Well Underway, But Beef Supplies Remain Tight

MANHATTAN, Kan. – U.S. cattle producers are responding to recent record-high prices by expanding their herds, but Americans’ appetite for beef will play a crucial role in how the larger supply will play out for the producer’s bottom line, accor... Read More

Scottsbluff Priest says Pope emphasizing forgiveness and unification in new directive

A Scottsbluff priest says Pope Francis' new directive Tuesday intended to help post-abortive women more readily find forgiveness within the Catholic Church is part of the Pope's effort to bring all Catholics together. Father Vince Parsons with St.... Read More

NSP successful during 3-day I-80 challenge

Nebraska recorded zero fatalities on Interstate 80 during the three day I-80/I-35, Border-to-Border Traffic Safety Initiative this past weekend. The multi-state, multi-agency high visibility traffic enforcement operation encompassed 455 miles of I... Read More

Ricketts launches new site to highlight where Nebraska ranks

Governor Pete Ricketts unveiled a new webpage to show how Nebraska ranks in a variety of categories. The site is part of the Governor’s continued commitment to apply business principles to government by measuring performance, improving operatio... Read More