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Senators Urge Trump to Rejoin TPP

A group of Republican Senators is urging President Donald Trump to rejoin the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement. The 25 lawmakers, including many from western and farm states, encouraged Tr... Read More

Weighing Possible Huge Merger

OMAHA (DTN) -- The possible merger of two of the world's largest grain and oilseed processing companies likely wouldn't move prices for farmers. However, it likely would have a bigger impact on farmers outside the heart of the Corn Belt. That's the ... Read More

Scottsbluff council approves adding

The Scottsbluff City Council Tuesday evening approved an LB-840 Review Committee recommendation to expand the city's economic development plan to allow "film production." City Manager Nathan Johnson says when the Coen brothers recently shot portio... Read More

NU Picks Up Must Win Over Indiana

Lincoln – The Nebraska men’s basketball team overcame a one-point halftime deficit and used a gritty second-half effort to tie a school record for conference victories in a 66-57 win over Indiana on Tuesday night. The Huskers shot just 31.4 perc... Read More

Bluejays Continue To Struggle

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) _ Kelan Martin hit five of Butler's 14 3-pointers and finished with 26 points to lead the Bulldogs to a 93-70 win over Creighton on Tuesday night. Martin was 10-of-15 shooting. Paul Jorgensen had 17 points, hitting 3 of 4 from 3-poi... Read More

Farmer suicide rate is concerning

MANHATTAN, Kan. — American farmers may have a higher rate of suicide than veterans. While comparing these numbers from two separately conducted studies from two different entities isn’t conclusive, the trends that have emerged are alarming. Acc... Read More

Two Panhandle natives competing in The Honda Classic golf tournament

Two golfers will be representing the Panhandle this week in the PGA Tour's The Honda Classic in Florida. PGA Tour rookie and Mitchell native Nate Lashley will look to make his third cut of 2018 when he tees of Thursday morning, and Gering native A... Read More

High School Basketball Scores

Tuesday's Scores By The Associated Press BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Class B Sub-District B-1 Platteview 64, Waverly 44 B-2 Omaha Skutt Catholic 67, Omaha Roncalli 48 B-3 Elkhorn South 57, Gretna 53 B-4 Bennington 73, Schuyler 4... Read More

New juvenile detainee contract with Wyoming facility approved

A contract with a new Laramie County juvenile detention center in Cheyenne to hold local detainees was approved Tuesday by the Scotts Bluff County Commissioners. The county is looking to solve their problem of having to house juvenile detainees 4... Read More

Commission rescinds church exemption vote, officially denies request

The Scotts Bluff County Commissioners Tuesday rescinded their vote that gave a small Gering church an exemption on its 2016 property taxes after the pastor failed to file properly for the exemption nearly two years ago. After rescinding the vote, the... Read More

Nebraska bill to prevent tax increase clears key hurdle

A bill designed to prevent federal tax changes from triggering a tax increase in Nebraska has cleared a key hurdle in the Legislature. Members of the Revenue Committee voted 7-0 on Tuesday to advance the measure for debate in the full Legislature. ... Read More