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Farm Bill Delay Possible as Deadline Looms

The farm bill deadline at the end of the month could pass without a new farm bill or an extension. As the pace of the farm bill committee stalls, leadership says the actual deadline that would have an... Read More News: September 18, 2018

Today on News:  Twin Cities Development officials talk about the need for a vibrant retail business environment Senator John Stinner says the state needs to brace for a possible increase in Medicaid expansion Scottsbluff council a... Read More

Cause of Bellevue trailer

Deputy State Fire Marshall Ryan Sylvester says "improper disposal of smoking materials" was the cause of a fire that destroyed a trailer in the Bellevue subdivision last Friday. Sylvester says the occupant had an ashtray outside and something likely... Read More

Bayer donates Living Billboards Harvest to St. Louis Area Foodbank

For the past month, motorists travelling along St. Louis' two major highways have witnessed a feast of lush, leafy collards, kale and chard growing on two "living billboards" featuring the iconic St. Louis Arch standing tall in front of the downtown ... Read More

Cattlemen's Association opposes proposed ban on strychnine to control gophers

EDMONTON - The Canadian Cattlemen's Association says Ottawa should continue to allow producers to use strychnine to kill prairie gophers. Health Canada is proposing to ban the use of the poison to control the rodents formally known as the Richards... Read More

Business Groups Criticize Strategy to Keep Upping the Tariff Ante Between US, China

OMAHA  -- In the latest round of tariffs, China responded Tuesday to the U.S. by announcing new 5% to 10% tariffs on $60 billion in U.S. goods after President Donald Trump late Monday announced similar tariffs on roughly $200 billion in goods from C... Read More

Kelley Bean provides donation to United Way Day of Caring

   Kelley Bean Company recently hosted a luncheon to benefit the United Way’s upcoming Food Packaging event to help fight food insecurity in our communities. They presented a $1,052 donation to United Way to help sponsor the packaging even... Read More

Missouri teacher shares love of sheep with students

COLUMBIA, Mo.  — "Do you have any more silly sheep stories?" Sam Garrett frequently fields the question from her third-graders at Fairview Elementary School. "I actually make a list of stories and cross them off if I tell them that one so I ... Read More

Holdenville Livestock Market to host World Livestock Auctioneer Championship qualifier October 1

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Holdenville Livestock Market, 3233 N 370 Cr, will host the first of three regional qualifying events for the World Livestock Auctioneer Championship (WLAC). The midwestern regional qualifying event will be October 1. Opening ce... Read More

Ricketts to visit Scottsbluff Friday

Governor Pete Ricketts will participate in a couple of events as he makes a visit to Scottsbluff Friday. Ricketts is scheduled to make remarks at the POW/MIA program scheduled for 10 a.m. at the Clark Williams Multicultural Center on the WNCC camp... Read More

Kimball road rage shooter gets two to four years in prison

A Florida man arrested following a July road rage incident on Interstate 80 near Kimball has been sentenced to two to four years in prison. 47 year old Kevin Austin of Cocoa, Florida is the man accused of shooting from one vehicle into another on ... Read More