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April Milk Production in the United States up 0.6 Percent

Milk production in the United States during April totaled 18.4 billion pounds, up 0.6 percent from April 2017. Production per cow in the United States averaged 1,961 pounds for April, 9 pounds above A... Read More

Ricketts Cuts Ribbon on New Flex Fuel Pumps in Grand Island to Highlight Renewable Fuels Month

On Friday, Governor Pete Ricketts celebrated Renewable Fuels Month during a ribbon cutting event at Bosselman Travel Center in Grand Island. At the event, Governor Ricketts pumped gas for motorists, highlighting the new flex fuel pumps now offering a... Read More

Scottsbluff Police investigating rash of BB gun vandalism

Since the first of May, Scottsbluff Police have investigated eight reported vandalism calls involving BB guns. Captain Tony Straub says the incidents have been scattered around the community, and appear to be random with no specific areas targeted... Read More

Huskers Win Season Closer

Huskers Close Season with 11-8 Win Over Illinois Champaign, Ill. – A six-run seventh inning helped Nebraska finish its season with an 11-8 victory over Illinois at Illinois Field on Saturday afternoon. Junior Angelo Altavilla led the Husker of... Read More


In the Northern Plains Region (Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota) there were 32,000 workers hired directly by farm operators on farms and ranches during the week of April 8-14, 2018, unchanged from the April 2017 reference week, accord... Read More

Over 9 inches of rain reported; heavy rain floods streets, roads and basements

Heavy rain Friday night and into Saturday has closed some Scotts Bluff County Roads, caused some minor flooding on city streets, and flooded basements. As of 3 pm Saturday afternoon, official rainfall totals in the region included: Scotts Blu... Read More

Former student to produce film about Hiram Scott College

KNEB News has learned that a former Hiram Scott College student is planning to produce a movie about the experiences of four students at the college. The movie by Matt Donahue of DRW Media emphasizes the fact that Hiram Scott was used by students,... Read More

(Day 1 Complete) State Track & Field: Class C

Here are the results from Class C for day one of the State Track and Field Championships at Burke Stadium in Omaha. BOLD indicates either a finals race (labeled FINALS) or that athlete has qualified for the finals tomorrow. Class C (G) FINAL... Read More

Blomenkamp's building new Runza in Chadron

Residents in Chadron are getting excited, as a popular restaurant chain will soon be one of the offerings up in Dawes County. Neal and Lora Blomenkamp will be opening a new Runza in Chadron later this year. They say their sons Spencer and Tanner w... Read More News: May 18, 2018

Today on News:  Neal and Lora Blomenkamp are expanding their Runza operations, and plan to open a new Runza restaurant in Chadron later this year Gering Senator John Stinner meets with constituents for an end of the year wrap-up sess... Read More

Statement by Steve Nelson, President, Regarding Failure of House to Pass Farm Bill

LINCOLN, NEB. – “We are extremely disappointed in the outcome of today’s failed vote in the House to secure passage of a new farm bill. This is not only a blow to Nebraska farm and ranch families who have dealt with farm income falling for five... Read More