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Nebraska Wheat Crop Report for May 6

For the week ending May 1, 2016, conditions were cool and wet across much of the state according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. Snow blanketed the southwest as well as Panha... Read More

(AUDIO) Gov. Ricketts Proclaims May as Beef Month in Nebraska

Today, Gov. Pete Ricketts proclaimed May as Beef Month in Nebraska at a ceremony to recognize the important role the beef community contributes to the state.  Nebraska Agriculture Director Greg Ibach and representatives for Nebraska Cattlemen and Ne... Read More

Historic Trading Post in Carter Canyon gets TLC Friday

Local, regional and statewide volunteers were gathered Friday morning for repair and restoration activities at the historic Robidoux Trading Post in Carter Canyon to culminate a week of events to commemorate National Tourism Week. When the Trading... Read More

Tickets still available for

There are still tickets available for the Saturday evening performance of "The Hit Men" at the Midwest theater, the concluding event of the theater's 70th anniversay week. The band's members have played with Frankie Valli, Carole King, Jim Croce ,... Read More

Scottsbluff girls capture first district soccer title in 12 years(With Audio)

The Scottsbluff girls soccer team was not to be denied Thursday playing in the B8 District title game at the Landers Memorial Complex. Before an excitable home crowd the Cats struck early and often in a 4-1 win over Kearney Catholic.    Kaylee ... Read More

Signup Completed for Conservation Reserve Program

WASHINGTON (DTN) -- The Farm Service Agency has accepted enrollment of more than 800,000 acres in the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) through the program's latest signup period. The CRP pays farmers to idle marginally productive land to improve w... Read More

Huskers Battle Michigan State This Weekend

Lincoln - Fresh off a series win at Rutgers, the Nebraska baseball team (28-16, 9-6 Big Ten) will try to win its fifth league series of the year when it visits East Lansing, Mich., for a three-game series against the #24 Michigan State Spartans (28-1... Read More

Two meets in one at Gering

Monument Shadows Golf Course in Gering hosted two meets yesterday.  The Gering Golf Invitational also doubled as the Western Conference Meet. Scottsbluff shot a season low 316 to win the Western Conference title, while Cheyenne Central won the Ge... Read More

Knife long enough to be deadly, Nebraska Supreme Court rules

The Nebraska Supreme Court has ruled that a knife with a blade longer than 31/2 inches is indeed a deadly weapon that a Lincoln resident should not have had in his vehicle. Court records say Bao Nguyen (bow wihn) was convicted of possessing drugs... Read More

Kimball wins WTC tourney

The Kimball Longhorns hosted and won the Western Trails Conference golf tournament Thursday a Four Winds Golf Course. The Longhorns totaled a 316 to outdistance second place Bridgeport by 31 strokes.  Gordon-Rushville was third in the team standi... Read More

Region IX championship softball action today

The Region IX Championship Series between No. 1 Western Nebraska Community College and No. 2 Trinidad State Junior College will be played today at Volunteer Field. The games were originally slated for Saturday, but because of weather concerns, the... Read More