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Wildland fire risk is above normal in central, southern Plains

The central and southern Plains, including much of Texas, Oklahoma and Kansas have a higher than usual potential of wildland fire through April, according to Kansas State University scientists and a g... Read More

Trends, Issues and Production Topics Headline  Nebraska Dairy Convention

Fourth generation California dairy farmer Brad Scott, whose 1,000-cow dairy farm Scott Brother’s Dairy was featured on the television show “Undercover Boss,” is among the featured speakers at the 2018 Nebraska Dairy Convention February 27 at ... Read More

Nebraska Corn Board celebrates 40th anniversary in 2018

The Nebraska Corn Board is celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2018. Throughout its 40-year history, the state’s corn checkoff has remained committed to its mission of promoting the value of corn by creating opportunities. Instated in 1978 as pa... Read More

Firefighters respond to fully engulfed Morrill house fire

Firefighters this morning have responded in freezing temperatures to a fully engulfed house fire in Morrill. The fire at 201 Jirdon Avenue was reported around 7 a.m. and firefighters were greeted with smoke and flames. Firefighters from the Mor... Read More

High school basketball rundown from Tuesday night

Here's a look at the scores from across the region from Tuesday night including a couple of doubleheaders and some conference tournaments. (G) #2 Mitchell 62, Pine Bluffs 50...Lady Tigers jumped out early 16-4 and withstood a run from the Lady Hor... Read More

Scottsbluff burglary suspect arrested in Grand Island

A 40-year-old man who is believed to have broken into Burger King and Backaracks in 2017 has been arrested on burglary charges in Hall County. John  Hay is charged with two counts of burglary in Scotts Bluff County; in Hall County he is facing tw... Read More

Four Associate Members Join RFA

The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) is pleased to announce four new associate members have joined in recent weeks. The new members are: NALCO Water, Whitefox Technologies, Renewable Fuels Nebraska, and K Coe Isom. NALCO Water, based in Napervill... Read More

Lady Cougars rout Nebraska All-Stars

The Western Nebraska Community College had three players score 20 or more points in picking up their 18th win of the season with a 107-32 victory over the Nebraska All-stars Tuesday evening at Cougar Palace. WNCC was led in scoring by Jaleesa Ave... Read More

Senator Ernst Suggests Trump is Softening on NAFTA Threats

U.S. Senator Joni Ernst of Iowa told the Iowa Corn Growers Association this week that President Donald Trump appears to be reassessing his position on the North American Free Trade Agreement. Ernst told farmers Monday that “I think he has doubts... Read More

NBA Scores

  Tuesday ___= NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION= Final Orlando 108 Minnesota 102 Final OT New Orleans 116 Boston 113 Final Denver 105 Dallas 102 Final Portland 118 Phoenix 111...... Read More

Husker women defeat Iowa

Lincoln - Maddie Simon poured in 19 points, Hannah Whitish added 18 and Taylor Kissinger contributed 12 points, including Nebraska's final four points at the free throw line, as the young Huskers battled their way to a 74-65 women's basketball win ov... Read More