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Gering Expedition League team name announced

The Expedition League’s Western Nebraska franchise today announced the team’s name and unveiled the official logo. The team name is the Western Nebraska Pioneers and the logo, designed by Keith... Read More

Nebraska Volleyball's Albrecht, Hunter Collect B1G Weekly Awards

Nebraska volleyball senior outside hitter Annika Albrecht was named the Big Ten Player of the Week on Monday, while fellow senior Kelly Hunter was selected as the Big Ten Setter of the Week. The team captains guided the Huskers to a pair of road s... Read More

2018 Nebraska Cattlemen Foundation Retail Value Steer Challenge

The Nebraska Cattlemen Foundation (NCF) is seeking donations of steers for its 19th Annual Retail Value Steer Challenge (RVSC) feeding competition. This is the primary fund raiser for the Foundation and by participating in the RVSC you join other Neb... Read More

Sept. 25, 2017

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 3.32 (+0.04) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 3.32 (+0.04) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 3.32 (+0.04) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 4.09 (+0.04) New Alliance / Alliance – 4.09 (+0.04) Frenchman Valle... Read More

Bass Pro completes $4 billion acquisition of Cabela's

Bass Pro Shops' roughly $4 billion acquisition of rival outdoor retailer Cabela's is complete, but the small western Nebraska town that has been home to Cabela's is still wondering about its future. Monday's closing announcement didn't address how... Read More

Countdown to Census: What You Need To Know

WASHINGTON – Sept. 25, 2017 – In just a couple months, farmers and ranchers across the nation will start receiving the 2017 Census of Agriculture. Producers can mail in their completed census form, or respond online via the improved web questio... Read More

Chadron residents accused of theft of debit card and drug use

Two Chadron residents have been charged with using a stolen credit card to make over $2,300 in purchases along with several drug violations. 20 year old Tristan King and 19 year old Jesse Shafer are accused with the unauthorized use of the card, w... Read More

WNCC Soccer: Women fall, Men win at Northeast

WNCC women fall to Northeast Hawks The Western Nebraska Community College women’s soccer team played hard throughout the match, but couldn’t squeak out the win, falling to Northeast Community College 3-0 Sunday in Norfolk. WNCC coach Todd Ras... Read More

Heuermann Lecture to Focus on Immigration

Lourdes Gouveia, professor emerita of sociology and co-founder of the Office of Latino/Latin American Studies (OLLAS) at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, will speak at the first Heuermann Lecture of the season Oct. 3. Gouveia will examine the ro... Read More

Kimball commissioners give approval to larger wind project

The Kimball County Commissioners gave their approval to the establishment of a new larger wind farm near Kimball after a public hearing Monday on the wind energy site plan and permit application provided by owner Kimball Wind, LLC. The constructio... Read More

Bunge acquires stake in mid-sized Brazil grains trader

The Brazilian unit of U.S.-based commodities trader Bunge Ltd said on Friday it reached an agreement to acquire a minority stake in Agrícola Alvorada, a mid-sized grains trader located in Brazil’s top soy producing state of Mato Grosso. Bunge sai... Read More