United Way shopping spree generates over $700 for backpack programs

Missi Iasillo, the coordinator of the local Pup and Cat Backpack programs, ade a great run during her "shopping spree" at Main Street Market Saturday. Missi collected $716.28 during her several minute... Read More

Cougar season ends at nationals

CASPER, Wyo. – The Western Nebraska Community College volleyball team’s season came to an end at the NJCAA national tournament Friday evening, but it wasn’t without a fight. The Cougars, after dropping a five-set first round contest to Arizo... Read More

Creighton volleyball sweeps to Big East title

OMAHA, Neb. - The Creighton women's volleyball team claimed the outright BIG EAST volleyball regular season title with a 3-0 sweep of Villanova on Friday, Nov. 21. Game scores for the match were: 25-13, 25-9 and 25-10, which was played in front of ... Read More

UNK runs  past Chadron State

CHADRON - Balanced scoring and strong shooting led the University of Nebraska-Kearney men's basketball team to a 78-62 non-conference victory over Chadron State College Friday at the Chicoine Events Center. Chadron State's Roderick Bulter and Dava... Read More

12th rated Wayne State romps against CSC women

WAYNE, Neb. - Wayne State's Jordan Spencer scored a game-high 22 points and grabbed eight rebounds to lead the 12th-ranked Wildcats to an 88-50 non-conference victory over Chadron State College Friday. Wayne State, now 4-0 this season, led 40-30 a... Read More

Huskers To Honor Pollmiller

The No. 11th Nebraska volleyball team brings a seven-match win streak into tonight's Senior Night match against Michigan at 7 p.m. at the Bob Devaney Sports Center. The Huskers will honor their lone senior, setter Mary Pollmiller, at the match. Nebra... Read More

ASA Reacts to EPA’s Deferral of Biodiesel RVO Number Until 2015

WASHINGTON (November 21, 2014) – In response to today’s announcement from the Environmental Protection Agency that the EPA would not finalize the 2014 Required Volume Obligations (RVO) will not before the end of the year, American Soybean Associa... Read More

Nebraska graduation rate up to nearly 90 percent

Nebraska's public high-school graduation rate increased slightly this year, but came up just shy of the 90 percent goal set by state officials. The Department of Education announced Friday that 89.7 percent of high school seniors graduated in 2014... Read More

National Corn Growers Association Responds to EPA's Decision

The following is a statement from Chip Bowling, Maryland farmer and president of the National Corn Growers Association, in response to today's EPA announcement related to the Renewable Fuel Standard: "Today's announcement by EPA shows the Administ... Read More

November 21, 2014

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney, 5.46 (+0.02) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport, 5.46 (+0.02) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman, 5.46 (+0.02) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford, 5.42 (+0.01) Frenchman Valley Co-Op/Kimball, 5.41 (Basis Change) West Plains LLC/Gering, ... Read More

Bluffs man arraigned on theft and alcohol charges

A 20 year old Scottsbluff man facing possible revocation of probation was arraigned on charges of felony theft by receiving stolen property and minor in possession in Scotts Bluff County District Court Friday. Court documents say Nebraska State Pa... Read More