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Nebraska Beef to be Featured on Secretary Perdue's Trip to China

(Washington, D.C., June 26, 2017) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue will travel to China this week, joining with U.S. Ambassador to China Terry Branstad, to formally mark the return of ... Read More News: June 26, 2017

Today on News: U.S. Senator Deb Fischer stops in Gering over the weekend to announced bid for re-election Kids gets get schooled during Safety Safari at Riverside Discovery Center United Way of Western Nebraska's Rubber Duck Dash g... Read More

Duck sales begin for 20th United Way of Western Nebraska Duck Dash

The United Way of Western Nebraska kicked off sales for the 20th annual Rubber Duck Dash Monday morning at Team Auto Center in Scottsbluff. This year's Dash will be held on Saturday, July 29th, with one slight change that may increase your chances... Read More

Maine Takes Lead in Food Sovereignty Movement

Maine Governor Paul LePage recently signed a bill into law that affirms the rights of cities and towns to regulate local food production in their areas. A Press Herald Dot Com report says that makes Maine the second state in the U.S. to allow consume... Read More

Nebraska Farm Bureau Awards Projects Grants to 4H and FFA Students

LINCOLN, NEB. – Nebraska Farm Bureau Student Project Grants were awarded to four deserving student Farm Bureau members in Hitchcock, Chase, Antelope, and Saline Counties. Each student was awarded one thousand dollars to be used to either begin or e... Read More

Moran, Manchin Call on FCC to Expand Broadband Access in Rural America

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) and Joe Manchin (D-W.V.) recently sent a letter urging the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to move forward with the Remote Areas Fund (RAF). The senators urged the FCC to structure the RAF in ... Read More

Green Jailed On Child Abuse Charges

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) _ Former Green Bay Packers running back Ahman Green is jailed in Brown County, Wisconsin, on suspicion of child abuse. Online records show Green was booked into the jail Monday on a possible charge of child abuse-intentionally ca... Read More

Aulick Industries awarded 2017 Nebraska Developing Youth Talent Initiative Grant

Governor Pete Ricketts announced today that Aulick Industries of Scottsbluff is one of three companies across Nebraska  as a 2017 grant recipients for the Nebraska Developing Youth Talent Initiative. The program that connects young Nebraskans to ... Read More

Kimball Police seeking assistance in vandalism spree

The Kimball Police Department is investigating a recent rash of vandalism in the southern panhandle town. Police Chief Andy Bremer says in the early hours of Saturday morning, a group of unknown individuals vandalized the City of Kimball Municipal... Read More

County looking to take final steps before beginning detention center remodel

The Scotts Bluff County Commissioners will hold a special meeting at 4:30 this afternoon to set a bond amount for the detention center remodel project . The commissioners and Construction Manager at Risk FCI have set a guaranteed maximum price of ... Read More

China Corn Acreage Down

BEIJING (DTN) -- There are very diverse survey reports in China recently, showing the disagreement of different organizations in corn crop acreage, but most of the reports showed that Chinese farmers may have cut more corn acreage. With summer... Read More