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Husker Softball falls to UCLA

Cathedral City, Calif. --- The Nebraska softball team (9-4) couldn't find an offensive rhythm against No. 3 UCLA (11-0), falling to the Bruins 5-0 on Friday night. The Huskers were unable to cr... Read More

Winter Slumber Party Who's Sleeping in Your Fields?

ROCKVILLE, Md. (DTN) -- If bugs snored, the din from your corn and soybean fields would be deafening right now. Let's brush up on the most common pests bedding down in your field-wide sleepover this winter: THE BT BUGS The western corn rootw... Read More

Michigan agriculture director joining Trump administration

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The head of Michigan's agriculture department is resigning to work for the Trump administration. Gov. Rick Snyder says Jamie Clover Adams will be an adviser to the U.S. agriculture secretary. She's been head of the state ag... Read More

Kimball School Board negotiating with superintendent finalist

Kimball School Board President Lynn Vogel says the Board is negotiating with one of its three finalists for superintendent and plans to meet Tuesday evening to act on a contract. Vogel did not name which one of the three finalists is being considered... Read More

Bayard's Emma Henkel named PVC Star Student of the Week

Seventh grader Emma Henkel excels both in and out of the classroom, earning her the nomination of Platte Valley Company's 'Star Student of the Week.' Associates Tevyn Baldwin and Katy Gompert surprised Emma this week in her science class to presen... Read More News: February 23, 2018

Today on News: Scotts Bluff County officials discuss funding issues for county road projects United Way of Western Nebraska awards annual campaign trip to one lucky winner Platte Valley Companies honor the Star Student of the Week ... Read More

United States Cattle on Feed Up 8% *AUDIO*

OMAHA (DTN) -- Cattle and calves on feed for the slaughter market in the United States for feedlots with capacity of 1,000 or more head totaled 11.6 million head on Feb. 1, 2018, USDA reported Friday. The inventory was 8% above Feb. 1, 2017. Listen ... Read More

Feb. 23, 2018

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 4.02 (-0.02) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 4.02 (-0.02) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 4.02 (-0.02) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 4.69 (-0.02) New Alliance / Alliance – 4.69 (-0.02) Frenchman Valle... Read More

Kansas Senate approves chicken house expansion

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas lawmakers have advanced a bill that would allow industrial chicken farms to house more birds closer to homes and communities despite a public outcry last year over a proposed Tyson Foods chicken plant. The Topeka Capit... Read More

Ohio teen accused of posting viral

Authorities in Springfield Ohio have arrested a 16 year old girl they believe is responsible for a viral threat on Facebook about a school shooting involving "SHS". Scottsbluff Police Captain Brian Wasson says WHIO TV in Springfield, Ohio reported... Read More

I-80 Traffic Stops Yield Seizure of 218 pounds of marijuana

Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol have arrested three people and seized more than 200 pounds of marijuana during two traffic stops on Interstate 80. The first traffic stop occurred just before 4 p.m. Thursday near Lincoln when a trooper obse... Read More