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On One-Year Anniversary, Chairman Roberts Hears Secretary Perdue’s ‘State of Rural America’ Update

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Pat Roberts, R-Kan., Chairman of the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, today held a hearing titled, “The State of Rural America.”... Read More

Bearcat Basketball Youth Summer Camp

The Scottsbluff High School boys’ basketball program is offering a youth basketball camp for any interested boys in western Nebraska.  The camp will be instructed by Scottsbluff High School head boys’ basketball coach, Scott Gullion.  Current a... Read More

Scottsbluff / Western Conference Golf Invite results

The Scotts Bluff Country Club hosted two tournaments wrapped into one on Monday. Cheyenne East took home the team title for the Scottsbluff Invite in the top flight with Kimball earning the top spot for Division Two. Sidney was the team champio... Read More

Mexico/European Union Reach Trade Deal

The European Commission announced over the weekend that the European Union and Mexico had reached a free trade deal. A CNN Money report says the deal virtually eliminates tariffs on “practically all goods” traded between EU members and Mexico. ... Read More

(UPDATE w/ AUDIO) Tim Moser takes over men's basketball program at E.W.C.

Below you'll find the official press release from EWC on the hiring of Tim Moser as the new men's basketball coach. Also, I talked with Coach Moser this morning and here's what he had to say about taking over the Lancer men's program: Tim M... Read More

Wildfire Livestock Losses Will Qualify for Financial Help

Livestock producers who lost animals in the central plains’ wildfires may qualify for the USDA Farm Service Agency’s Livestock Indemnity Program (LIP). An Oklahoma State University Extension report says the LIP program provides assistance to p... Read More

Comprehensive New NAFTA Coming Soon

Negotiators from Mexico, the U.S., and Canada are still pushing hard to get a “comprehensive” new North American Free Trade Agreement in place. Politico says negotiators from the three NAFTA countries have been meeting regularly in recent weeks, ... Read More

Gering council appoints new city engineer

The Gering city council Monday evening officially appointed a new city engineer Brendan Lilley will replace Paul Snarr, who had been the city engineer for most of five years during two stints before he left in late November to go back to Idaho wit... Read More

KNEB.tv News: April 23, 2018

Today on KNEB.tv News: One Panhandle Senator says a lot more work could have been tackled during this past legislative session Powerline safety for farmers addressed by one local public power district Candidates for Scotts Bluff County Com... Read More

Gov. Ricketts Issues Veto to Protect Ranchers

LINCOLN – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts vetoed LB 449, which proposed repealing the Black-Tailed Prairie Dog Management Act.  LB 449 was introduced by State Senator Ernie Chambers of Omaha and opposed by agriculture groups, sportsmen, and local o... Read More

Future's One USDA Crop Progress *AUDIO*

Audio of the report: http://post.futurimedia.com/krvnam/playlist/futures-one-usda-crop-progress-report-3994.html OMAHA (DTN) -- Soybean planting is on an average pace nationwide, but corn planting remains well behind average in the week ended Apr... Read More