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NU's  Free Fall Continues

Iowa City, Iowa – The No. 19 Iowa Hawkeyes (30-11, 13-2 Big Ten) finished off a three-game sweep of the Nebraska baseball team (30-16, 6-9 Big Ten) on Sunday afternoon with a doubleheader sweep. The... Read More

NACD President Participates in Climate Change Panel

WASHINGTON, DC-- April 24, 2015—National Association of Conservation Districts (NACD) President Lee McDaniel represented the nation's 3,000 conservation districts at a climate change forum yesterday in Lansing, Michigan. McDaniel participated in a ... Read More

Ricketts weighs on Child Abuse Prevention Month

In recognition of Child Abuse Prevention Month, Governor Pete Ricketts reminded Nebraskans about the importance of parents and communities having the information and resources they need to care for children to prevent their maltreatment. “Everyo... Read More

USDA’s New Climate Strategy A Positive Step Forward For Agriculture And Environment

The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced today a new national climate strategy aimed at reducing emissions from the agriculture and forestry sectors. USDA will partner with farmers and ranchers on voluntary and incentive-based approaches to imple... Read More

Scottsbluff Bear Cub Preschool accepting applications

The Scottsbluff Bear Cub Preschool is accepting applications for its half day program for the 2015-2016 school year. Openings are available in both the three and four year old programs. Children must be three or four years old on or before July 31... Read More

UNL scholar among team that quantifies ecosystem loss in Science study

A University of Nebraska-Lincoln rangeland ecologist is among the co-authors of a study published in Science that has quantified land use change and the reduction of ecosystem and cropland productivity stemming from large-scale expansion of oil and g... Read More

Gering captures Alliance Golf Invitational

The Gering High Bulldogs won their first meet of the season Saturday, winning the Alliance Golf Invitational at the SkyView Golf Course. Gering posted its second best score of the season with a 344 to win the  Division I title.  The Bulldogs pla... Read More

McCook edges Scottsbluff for tennis invite title

Scottsbluff swept singles titles at its own tennis invitational Saturday but had to settle for a second place team finish one point behind McCook. Zoe Holscher captured the No. 1 singles title and Christina Villarreal won six straight matches to c... Read More

Cats split with Thunderbirds

It was a day for the road teams to get wins Saturday as Scottsbluff took on Cheyenne East in boys and girls soccer. The Scottsbluff boys traveled to Cheyenne and won a 2-to-1 OT match, while the girls hosted the defending Wyoming 4A state champs a... Read More

CSC grad honored as top Special Educator in South Dakota

2013 Chadron State College graduate Tami Hughson recently received the parent-nominated Special Education Teacher of the Year award for the state of South Dakota. Hughson, a graduate of Mitchell High School in Nebraska, received the award at the S... Read More

Nebraska Wheat Crop Report

According to the USDA Crop Progress and Condition Report dated April 20, 2015, an inch or more of precipitation was common throughout the state, with two to three inches reported in west central counties. Temperatures averaged six degrees above n... Read More