More Studies Show Pro-GMO Results

There's nothing new about scientific studies that conclude that genetically engineered (GE) crops, also known as GMO crops, are no more of a health hazard than those produced with earlier technology. ... Read More

Jury foreman, holdout juror speak about process

The foreman on the Dylan Cardeilhac jury admits there were a couple female jurors who were having difficulty with convicting a 16 year old for murder. But Ernest Magdaleno of Minatare told KNEB News defense attorney JIm Mowbray's accusations that the... Read More

Feds open Chadron/Alliance EAS bidding process

The federal Transportation Department has opened the bidding for the 2-year Essential Air Service subsidy contract for service to Denver from Chadron and Alliance. Chadron City Manager Wayne Anderson says the current contracts held by Great Lakes ... Read More

39th Great American Smoke Out today

Today is the 39th Great American Smoke Out. The American Cancer Society held the first one in 1976, and it has the same mission today: encourage smokers to quit for one day, then to quit all together. Tabi Prochazka of the Panhandle Public Health ... Read More

Yeutter Receives Farm Bureau's Highest Honor

Nebraska Farm Bureau has selected Dr. Clayton Yeutter of Eustis, Neb., as the 2014 recipient of its highest honor, the Silver Eagle Award. The award will be presented to Dr. Yeutter on Dec. 9 at the 2014 Nebraska Farm Bureau Convention in Kearney. D... Read More

Creighton rallies to beat No. 18 Oklahoma

OMAHA, Neb. - Down 42-24 early in the second half, the Creighton men's basketball team came all the way back to defeat No. 18 Oklahoma 65-63 on Wednesday, Nov. 19, before 17,393 fans in Omaha. Creighton moved to 3-0 on the season with the second-... Read More

VA meetings on Hot Springs medical center to be held today in Alliance, Scottsbluff

VA officials and representatives of the consultant preparing an Environmental Impact Statement on proposals to close the agency's Hot Springs medical center will hold open house meetings today from 1-3:00 in Alliance at Newberry's and tonight from 6-... Read More

Huskers win at Washington State

Pullman, Wash. - All five Nebraska starters finished in double figures to power the No. 16 Huskers to an 82-61 women's basketball win at Washington State on Wednesday night at Beasley Coliseum. The Huskers improved to 3-0 with their first road wi... Read More

ADM Sues Syngenta Over GE Corn

(Dow Jones) -- Archer Daniels Midland Co. sued Syngenta AG over losses the grain trader and processor said it suffered after Syngenta sold genetically engineered corn in the U.S. that had yet to win approval in China. ADM said Syngenta's push to sel... Read More

Conaway Named as House Ag Chairman

The House Republican Steering Committee this week selected Rep. Michael Conaway, R-Texas, as the chairman of the House Agriculture Committee in the next Congress. "I am humbled and honored to be selected as the 50th chairman of the storied House... Read More