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Huskers split with Boilermakers

Lincoln - The Nebraska softball team pounded out 10 hits against Big Ten ERA leader Lilly Fecho on Friday, but the Huskers could not come up with enough clutch hits in a 4-3 eight-inning loss to Pur... Read More

Farmers Battle Insurance When It Comes to Covers

Kevin Glanz doesn't believe his crop insurance policy should be put in jeopardy because he's following a cover-cropping practice approved by USDA's Risk Management Agency. Yet Glanz has already been told his corn crop will face a quality control aud... Read More

Stinner addresses filibusters, need for tax reform, corrections during post-legislative talk

State Senator John Stinner of Gering says a priority in his remaining years of the legislature will be trying to find a way to restructure the state's tax system. Stinner spoke Friday before a crowd of around 20 people at the Runza community room as ... Read More

USDA Offers New Loans for Portable Farm Storage and Handling Equipment

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will provide a new financing option to help farmers purchase portable storage and handling equipment. Farm Service Agency (FSA) Administrator Val Dolcini and Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) Administrator Ela... Read More

National Junior Angus Association Accepting Applications for Award

To recognize Angus youth who exemplify what it means to be a true leader, the National Junior Angus Association (NJAA) presents the Jim Baldridge Outstanding Leadership Award each year at the National Angus Convention. The prestigious award is bas... Read More

Ethanol Emerging Issues Forum Wraps Up Busy Session

RRN's Chad Moyer was in La Vista this week for the 2016 Ethanol Emerging Issues Forum.   Some interesting opportunities came out of this year's meeting. It's not often the oil industry and ethanol producers seek each other out to partner on a pr... Read More

Sawyer signs with Dixie State

Kenzie Sawyer, Western Nebraska Community College’s career home run leader, will be taking her offensive talents to the next level after committing to Dixie State University in St. George, Utah earlier this week. Sawyer, who is from Cedar City, ... Read More

Scottsbluff adds LB357 meeting for Sunday at Guadalupe Center

The City of Scottsbluff will continue the series of LB 357 ballot question information meetings this Sunday afternoon at the Guadalupe Center. The LB357 ballot question asks voters to decide if a ½ cent sales tax will  be added to the current 1 ... Read More

Reuwsaat placed fourth in long jump at Penn Relays

PHILADELPHIA - Chadron State College's Stachia Reuwsaat placed fourth among 10 contestants in the college women's long jump at the Penn Relays in Philadelphia on Thursday. The junior from Rapid City jumped 5.90 meters, or 19 feet, 4 ¼ inches.  T... Read More

Three Cougar soccer players will make move to next level

Three Western Nebraska Community College women’s soccer players are taking their talents to the next level after signing papers recently. North Platte’s Hannah Wilke will continue her soccer playing days at York College. Corrie McDonald, who p... Read More

Scottsbluff man pleads not guilty to second child sexual assault charge

A 35-year-old Scottsbluff man already facing charges for allegedly groping a 14-year-old girl last summer at Lake Minatare entered a not guilty plea Thursday for sexually assaulting  the girl's 13-year-old male cousin. Last August, Manuel Trevino... Read More