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Kansas Jury Awards $218M to Kansas Farmers in Syngenta Suit

A federal jury in Kansas has awarded nearly $218 million to farmers who sued Syngenta over its introduction of a genetically engineered corn seed variety. Friday's verdict after a three-week trial ... Read More

Mitchell crossing blocked due to derailment expected to be open again late Friday

Mitchell City Administrator Jeff Sprock says he's been told the 19th Avenue crossing where a derailment occurred Thursday should be open again by the end of the day Friday. A couple cars from the train that was carrying gravel toppled over onto th... Read More

NMPF Leaders Applaud European High Court Ruling Preventing Imitators from Using Dairy Names

PARIS, FRANCE – The recent European Court of Justice ruling upholding European Union regulations that prevent plant-based dairy alternatives from using terms like “milk,” “cheese” and “yogurt” is a victory for the same battle occurring ... Read More

Richter no-hitter leads Z's to win, Gering falls at home

For the first time in program history the Westco Zephyrs played at Bridgeport last night. It was a lovely 75 degrees at first pitch and even more lovely than the weather for the Z's was the effort on the mound from Trent Richter as Westco won 9-0.... Read More

Potter man sentenced to prison for knife attack

A Potter man has been sentenced to three years in prison for a January 2nd assault that resulted in a male victim having his throat cut with a knife. 20-year-old Christian Willey received the maximum sentence for second degree assault, a Class III... Read More

GoFundMe for Mika Exceeds Goal

The GoFundMe page for food industry lobbyist Matt Mika who was injured in last week’s shooting at a congressional baseball game practice has exceeded it’s $50,000 goal. Mika was shot multiple times during last Wednesday’s shooting at a Repub... Read More

Eastern Canada Dairy Producers Get Quota Increase

Canada's dairy producers in the nation's eastern provinces will receive a five percent quota increase July first. Five provinces in eastern Canada have approved the increase. The move follows a series of smaller increases that began last year. Dai... Read More

USDA Halts Brazilian Beef Imports

The U.S. Department of Agriculture Thursday evening announced that it would halt imports of fresh Brazilian beef. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue in a statement said: “Ensuring the safety of our nation’s food supply is one of our critical m... Read More

Kansas Wheat Harvest Dodging Rains, Disease

Farmers near Radium, in Stafford County, are taking their combine passes in the fields slowly as they cut through dense, tough and abundant straw. Yields in the area are expected to be higher than average, but some fields planted earlier last fall ... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

Thursday AMERICAN LEAGUE= Final Chi White Sox 9 Minnesota 0 Final Texas 11 Toronto 4 Final Houston 12 Oakland 9 Final L.A. Angels 10 N-Y Yankees 5 Final Cleveland 6 Baltimore 3 Final Seattle 9 Detroit 6 ___= NATIONAL LEAGUE= Final P... Read More

Horned Frogs advance in CWS

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ Sean Wymer struck out national player of the year Brendan McKay in two key situations while pitching 4 1/3 innings of shutout relief, and TCU was on the right side of two close plays in a 4-3 win over Louisville in a College World ... Read More