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(Audio) Thayer Central Schools Serving Locally Grown Nebraska Beef

Yesterday a celebration was held at Thayer Central High School to kickoff their new school lunch program that will include fresh locally raised beef donated by area producers. "We are very excited ... Read More

Anti-Death penalty group remains optimistic

In the wake of petitioners collecting enough signatures to allow voters to decide on capital punishment in Nebraska, at least one group remains optimistic that the death penalty will no longer be an option in the Cornhusker State. Nebraskans for A... Read More

Smith signs pro contract

Lincoln – Former Husker Leslee Smith became the second Husker to sign a professional contract this offseason, as he signed to play with La Salle in Bolivia. La Salle plays in the Liga Sudamericana and the season runs from late September until Decem... Read More

Husker volleyball starts this weekend

The No. 5 Nebraska volleyball team opens the 2015 regular season with the Nebraska Invitational at the Bob Devaney Sports Center this weekend. The Huskers will host Tulsa on Friday night at 7 p.m. in the season opener. NU will then play Grand Cany... Read More

Gering volleyball scrimmage moved to tonight

The Annual Gering High School Blue-Gold Volleyball Scrimmage originally scheduled for Saturday has been moved to tonight at 6 p.m. at the Gering High School gym. The public is invited to attend the price of attendance is a bottle of water. &nbs... Read More

USDA Awards Energy Funding to 23 Nebraska Recipients

Twenty-three Nebraska applicants have been selected to receive $486,026 in grants from USDA Rural Development through the Rural Energy for America Program (REAP).  Funds will be used to install renewable energy systems and make energy efficiency imp... Read More

I-80 / I-35 Border to Border Traffic Safety Inititative planned for Wyoming/Nebraska

In an effort to reduce serious injury and fatality crashes on our Nation’s interstate system, the Wyoming Highway Patrol will be participating in a multi-state traffic safety initiative that will be in effect August 28th through August 30th on Inte... Read More

Ag Sec Vilsack Promising More Money to Protect Sage Grouse

U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack says his agency plans to spend more than $200 million over the next three years on programs to protect greater sage grouse , regardless of whether the bird receives federal protections. Vilsack told The Asso... Read More

Top Five Named in Nebraska’s Best Burger Contest

Online voting for the fifth annual Nebraska’s Best Burger contest has closed resulting in the following top five nominees (in alphabetical order): Cellar Bar & Grill – Kearney, NE Goonie’s Kozy Keno Bar – Terrytown, NE Sozo American ... Read More

Death penalty supporters submit 166,000 signatures for verification

Members from the group Nebraskans for the Death Penalty have delivered petitions to the Secretary of State's office this afternoon to put the measure on the ballot in November 2016. During this past legislative session, state lawmakers repealed th... Read More

August 26, 2015

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney, 4.05 (+0.01) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport, 4.05 (+0.01) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman, 4.05 (+0.01) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford, 4.16 (Steady) New Alliance / Alliance, 4.16 (Steady) Frenchman Valley Co-Op/Kimball, 4.04 (Stea... Read More