Dairy Farmers Have Less than Two Weeks Left to Enroll in New Farm Bill Dairy Program

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow, Chairwoman of the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry, today encouraged dairy farmers to register by Dec. 5 for the new dairy Margin Pr... Read More

South Dakota capitol selects Aerodynamics for Essential Air Service

A decision by the Pierre, South Dakota City Commission could have an impact on Scottsbluff depending upon the Department of Transportation's approval of an EAS carrier for that community and for Scottsbluff. City leaders in Pierre voted Tuesday to... Read More

RDC: Anesthetic reaction caused zebra foal's death

A sobbing Executive Director of the Riverside Discovery Center says a physical reaction to anesthesia during a  routine castration procedure caused the death of the zoo's zebra foal Olaf last week. Anne James told reporters Wednesday morning duri... Read More

NCBA's Cattlemen's College Lineup Set for Feb. 3-4 in San Antonio

DENVER— The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association’s Cattlemen’s College, now celebrating its 22nd year, has established a reputation as one of the most thorough cattle producer education programs in the nation. Sponsored by Zoetis, the 2015 e... Read More

Chairwoman Stabenow to Convene Hearing on Voluntary Partnerships to Improve Water Quality

Washington, DC – Senator Debbie Stabenow, Chairwoman of the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry, will convene a Committee hearing, “Farmers and Fresh Water: Voluntary Conservation to Protect our Land and Waters” will ex... Read More

MAC All-Conference Football Team recently announced

The Minuteman Athletic Conference All-Conference Football Team was recently announced.    D2 Playoff team Garden County led the way with five first team selections. First Team Offense Matt McCarthy, Jr. Garden County; Mason Zorn, So. Garden ... Read More

No injuries in train-vehicle accident

The Scotts Bluff County Communications Center says there were no injuries in a train-vehicle accident at the South Morrill Highway crossing at County Road F and County Road 7 four miles south of Morrill. The communications center says all of the p... Read More

Theriot named to Wade watch list

Lincoln - Nebraska junior Rachel Theriot had her name added to another women's basketball national player-of-the-year watch list on Tuesday, when she was included among 25 players on the Wade Watch list. The Wade Trophy is the official national p... Read More

Huskers Rally For Win At Home

Associated Press-Lincoln, Shavon Shields scored a career-high 35 points, 21 of them in the first half, to lead slow-starting Nebraska past Omaha 80-67 on Tuesday night. Nebraska (3-1) trailed by as many as 16 early but opened up a double digit lead l... Read More

Pilger bank president, Iowa teen to be honored at Friday football game

A Nebraska bank president and an Iowa teenager who kept their cool and saved others will be honored during halftime of the Nebraska-Iowa ``Heroes'' football game on Friday. Gene Willers is president of Midwest Bank in Pilger (PIHL'-gur), and on Ju... Read More

Petteway named to Robertson watch list

Petteway Named to Oscar Robertson Trophy Watch List Lincoln – University of Nebraska guard Terran Petteway was honored this week, as he was named to the Oscar Robertson Trophy Watch List. The Oscar Roberson Trophy is presented to the national pl... Read More