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Nebraska Farm Bureau Supports TPP Trade Deal

Statement by Steve Nelson, Nebraska Farm Bureau President, Regarding Trans-Pacific Partnership Trade Deal LINCOLN, NEB., – “The completion of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement... Read More

CSC student arrested for threats against other students and staff

A Chadron State College student was arrested early this (Monday) morning in a college dorm on a felony charge of terroristic threats and misdemeanor counts of 3rd degree assault, disturbing the peace, and MIP. 18-year old Kyle Mousseau was taken to t... Read More

Legislative committee told about

Local and regional officials told the Legislature's transportation Committee Monday it is time to support alternative funding, including bonding , to finish  the 99 miles left in the Heartland Expressway and the rest of the state's expressway system... Read More

Huskers Plan for Physical Wisconsin Offense

Lincoln, Neb. --- The Nebraska football team practice for just under 90 minutes in sweats on Monday afternoon inside the Hawks Center, as it prepares to welcome the Wisconsin Badgers to Lincoln on Saturday. Defensive coordinator Mark Banker spoke ... Read More

 USDA Weekly Crop Progress - U.S. Soybeans 42% Harvested; Corn 27%

OMAHA (DTN) -- The nation's corn harvest advanced to 27% complete as of Oct. 4, according to USDA's latest weekly Crop Progress and Conditions report. That's a bit behind the five-year average of 32%. Corn conditions held steady in the past week. "S... Read More

USDA Provides Support to Native American Businesses and Rural Communities

Lincoln, Nebraska, Oct. 5, 2015 – Agriculture Under Secretary Lisa Mensah today announced 28 grants for $4.3 million to support business and economic development in Tribal communities in 14 states.  Nebraska is the recipient of two grants totaling... Read More

Wong-Orantes Wins Co-Defensive Player of the Week

Nebraska junior libero Justine Wong-Orantes has been named Big Ten Co-Defensive Player of the Week, the conference office announced on Monday. Wong-Orantes helped lead the fourth-ranked Huskers to a 3-2 comeback win over No. 1 Penn State on Friday... Read More

Sen. Sasse Defends Renewable Fuels Standard

LINCOLN, Neb. – The U.S. fuel ethanol industry watched with great interest as U.S. Senate Bill  S. 1372 was heard by the Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee last week. Of particular concern to Association of Nebraska Ethanol Producers ... Read More

October 5, 2015

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney, 4.17 (+0.01) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport, 4.17 (+0.01) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman, 4.17 (+0.01) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford, 4.40 (+0.02) New Alliance / Alliance, 4.40 (+0.02) Frenchman Valley Co-Op/Kimball, 4.17 (+0.02)... Read More

Fuel Up to Play 60 Launches Spanish-Language Resources to Encourage More Healthy Lifestyles

ROSEMONT, Ill. – Fuel Up to Play 60, the nation’s largest in-school wellness program founded in part by the dairy checkoff, is now providing resources to help Spanish-speaking communities live healthier lifestyles through good nutrition, includin... Read More

Gering looking for new operator of Golf Course restaurant

The city of Gering is looking for a new operator of the Monument Shadows Golf Course restaurant after Sal Munoz declined to renew his current contract as the owner of "Caddies". Council Recreation Committee Chair Justin Allred says Munoz did not o... Read More