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Uncertainty Ahead for Organic Animal Welfare Rule

While the outgoing administration dumped a last-minute organic animal welfare rule on agriculture,  Congress seems poised to block the new regulation, according to Politico. Bipartisan leadership fro... Read More

NHL Scores

NHL Thursday's Games Ottawa 2, Columbus 0 N.Y. Islanders 3, Dallas 0 N.Y. Rangers 5, Toronto 2 Washington 7, St. Louis 3 Minnesota 4, Arizona 3 Nashville 4, Calgary 3 Anaheim 2, Colorado 1 San Jose 2, Tampa Bay 1 Friday's Games(equals) Pit... Read More

High School Basketball Scores

Thursday's Scores By The Associated Press BOYS BASKETBALL Adams Central 56, Central City 46 Alma 54, Loomis 44 Amherst 85, Gibbon 53 Battle Creek 74, Laurel-Concord/Coleridge 55 Bertrand 68, Maywood-Hayes Center 36 Bishop Neumann 84, Blair 53... Read More

Penn State Pulls Away from Huskers Late

University Park, Pa. - Jessica Shepard notched her 20th career double-double and 10th of the season with 20 points and 12 rebounds, while Rylie Cascio Jensen added a career-high 15 points off the bench, but it was not enough to prevent Penn State f... Read More

Two taken to Regional West after crash west of Scottsbluff

At least two people have been taken to Regional West Medical Center for treatment of injuries after a collision between a tractor and a pickup west of the Riverview Golf Course on Highway 92. The Nebraska State Patrol says the people taken to the ... Read More

Fifteen felony sexual assault charges filed against golf coach

Former Scottsbluff Girls Golf Coach Mike Klein has been charged with 15 felony counts of sexual assault of a minor concerning inappropriate touching and sexual contact with two members of his golf teams. The 61 year old is also charged with five coun... Read More

Indiana Selected as Host for 2017 Big Ten Baseball Tournament

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – On Thursday, the Big Ten Conference announced that the 2017 Big Ten Baseball Tournament will be held at Bart Kaufman Field on the campus of Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana. The eight-team tournament will take place Ma... Read More

Weekly Ethanol Production At A New All-Time High

According to EIA data analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association, ethanol production averaged 1.054 million barrels per day (b/d)—or 44.27 million gallons daily. That is up 5,000 b/d from the week before and a new all-time high. This marks the thi... Read More

Rep. Bacon Statement on Secretary of Agriculture Nominee Sonny Perdue

U.S. Representative Don Bacon (NE-02) released the following statement regarding President-elect Donald Trump’s nomination of former Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue to lead the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA): “The Secretary of Agriculture... Read More

Jan. 19, 2017

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 3.10 (-0.10) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 3.10 (-0.10) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 3.10 (-0.10) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 3.53 (-0.10) New Alliance / Alliance – 3.53 (-0.10) Frenchman Valle... Read More

Proposed Rule on Biotech a Progressive Step for Plant Breeding Innovation

The American Soybean Association (ASA) responded positively today to a notice of proposed rulemaking from USDA on the regulatory framework for plant breeding innovation. ASA welcomed the proposed rule, which continues to require pre-market approval b... Read More