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FMD Language Included in Defense Authorization Act

The National Defense Authorization Act approved last week includes language to require an analysis on Foot and Mouth Disease, or FMD. Language included in the bill by Iowa Republican Senator Joni E... Read More

Gering council approves Disc Golf proposal

The Gering City Council Monday evening approved adding disc golf as an activity at Oregon Trail Park, but not without opposition from a member of the public and a no vote by one of its members. Long-time resident Larry Lacy spoke against the idea,... Read More

USDA Weekly Crop Progress Report- Neutral Again for Corn, Soybeans, Wheat

OMAHA (DTN) -- Corn and soybean harvest and winter wheat planting all lagged the five-year average pace during the week ended Sept. 24, according to USDA's latest Crop Progress and Condition report issued Monday. USDA estimated that 51% of corn was ... 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