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New Playground Equipment for Morrill Public Schools Early Childhood Building

In September 2017, Morrill Public Schools completed their playgrounds for the new early childhood building. This building houses the Tri-Community Preschool, the PRIDE Cub Care, and Morrill Public Sch... Read More

Nebraska Concludes Preparation For Iowa

Lincoln, Neb. – The Nebraska football team practiced for approximately two hours on Wednesday in shoulder pads and helmets. The offense was in Hawks Championship Center and the defense was in the Cook Pavilion. Following practice, the Huskers par... Read More

USDA Scientists Honored as AAAS Fellows

Two USDA scientists have been honored as 2017 Fellows by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Dr. Chavonda Jacobs-Young, who serves as Administrator for USDA’s Agriculture Research Service as well as Acting Deputy Unde... Read More

Deere's shares surge after earnings beat estimates

(Reuters) - Deere & Co’s (DE.N) shares surged on Wednesday after the equipment maker beat quarterly earnings estimates and predicted further improvements in the coming year, amid strong sales in South America and higher demand in the United Sta... Read More

Nebraska Concludes Preparation For Iowa

Lincoln, Neb. – The Nebraska football team practiced for approximately two hours on Wednesday in shoulder pads and helmets. The offense was in Hawks Championship Center and the defense was in the Cook Pavilion. Following practice, the Huskers pa... Read More

One hospitalized after noon hour accident west of Scottsbluff

A Scottsbluff woman is in fair condition at Regional West after she was involved in a two vehicle accident during the noon hour  Wednesday just west of Scottsbluff on Highway 26. 23 year old Kaci Lockwood was hospitalized when her 1994 Crown Vict... Read More

Preparations being made for annual Thanksgiving in the Valley meal

Preparations have begun at the Scottsbluff Elks Club as Randy Thruston and his crew start cooking the 34th annual Thanksgiving in the Valley Dinner, to be served from 11 to 1 Thursday at the Guadalupe Center. Well over 700 people are expected to b... Read More

Injured Bluffs woman dies at Omaha hospital

A Scottsbluff woman injured in an accident west of Mitchell Monday has died at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha. Nebraska State Patrol Trooper Manuel Jimenez told  KNEB News  he was notified earlier today (Wednesday) that 41 ye... Read More

Soggy corn raises costs for U.S. grain exporters

CHICAGO, (Reuters) - Wet corn is piling up in the U.S. Midwest, boosting premiums for dry grain and raising costs for exporters who already have been undercut in global markets by cheaper Argentine supplies, traders said on Tuesday. The slowest U.S.... Read More

Cattlemen Applaud Court-Ordered Stay in CERCLA, EPCRA Reporting Mandate

WASHINGTON (Nov. 22, 2017) -- Craig Uden, president of the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, today released the following statement in response to the DC Circuit Court’s decision to stay a mandate that agricultural entities file reports unde... Read More

Independent Cattlemen of Nebraska Prepare for Annual Meeting

Independent Cattlemen of Nebraska (ICON) will be hosting their Twelfth Annual Meeting in Valentine, NE, on Saturday, December 16, 2017, at the Niobrara Lodge. The day starts at 10 a.m. with registration. At 11 a.m., the ICON Board of Directo... Read More