Saunders County Livestock Association Summary

About 550 people attended the Saunders County Livestock Association banquet Tuesday night. It was held at the Starlite Ballroom near Wahoo. Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts spoke following dinner, to... Read More

Proposed egg farm drawing complaints in Turner County

PARKER, S.D. (AP) _ A Sioux Falls-based company hopes to more than double the number of egg-laying hens in South Dakota by opening a large chicken operation near Parker. Sonstegard Foods hopes to put 6 million birds on a farm in Turner County. Sup... Read More

Top 25 College Basketball Scores

Tuesday TOP-25 COLLEGE BASKETBALL< Final (14) VCU 72 George Washington 48 Final (17) West Virginia 65 Kansas St. 59 Final Oklahoma St. 64 (20) Baylor 53 Final Xavier 66 (21) Georgetown 53 TOP-25 WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL< Final ... Read More

Huskers go cold in Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, Mich. -  Michigan used an 18-2 run to take control, while the Wolverines shot 54 percent in the second half to earn a 58-44 victory over Nebraska Tuesday night. The Wolverines (13-8, 6-3 Big Ten) used a balanced attack despite being wi... Read More

Wyoming falls at Utah State

The University of Wyoming men’s basketball team dropped a 56-44 game at Utah State on Wednesday night in Smith Spectrum. The Cowboys (17-4, 6-2 MW) trailed by three at halftime and double digits early in the second half as the Aggies (12-8, 5-3 MW)... Read More

Obama aide asks Congress for enhanced trade-deal authority

The Obama administration's top trade official says Congress must return enhanced negotiating powers to the White House in order to cut important trade deals with Pacific-rim nations and others. U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman told Congre... Read More

Temp swings continue to cause quality issues in sugar beet piles

With the annual sugar beet campaign at 82 percent complete locally, Western Sugar Cooperative is continuing to see condition issues in the beets they're processing due to fluctuating temperatures. Jerry Darnell with Western Sugar tells KNEB News t... Read More

Chamber honors trio of community leaders

Annual awards were presented this evening (Tuesday) as the Scottsbluff Gering United Chamber of Commerce held their annual banquet at the Gering Civic Center. Each of the three awards were presented by last year's recipient. First of all, last yea... Read More

District settles on route for power line through Sandhills

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska Public Power District has settled on a final route for a new high-voltage power line that will cross several counties in the state's environmentally sensitive Sandhills region. The district announced the decision on ... Read More

Obama floats offering first-ever drilling lease in Atlantic

WASHINGTON (AP) _ The Obama administration is proposing to open up drilling off a broad swath of the Atlantic Coast for the first time, even as it restricts drilling off Alaska. The plan, unveiled Tuesday, envisions auctioning areas off Virginia, ... Read More

Food Processing Center Offers Seminar for Entrepreneurs

Lincoln, Neb., Jan. 27, 2015 – The Food Processing Center at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln provides the National Food Entrepreneur Program, which is specifically designed to assist individuals who want to start a food business.       The p... Read More