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Today on News:  Twin Cities Development officials talk about the need for a vibrant retail business environment Senator John Stinner says the state needs to brace for a possible incre... Read More

Business Groups Criticize Strategy to Keep Upping the Tariff Ante Between US, China

OMAHA  -- In the latest round of tariffs, China responded Tuesday to the U.S. by announcing new 5% to 10% tariffs on $60 billion in U.S. goods after President Donald Trump late Monday announced similar tariffs on roughly $200 billion in goods from C... Read More

Kelley Bean provides donation to United Way Day of Caring

   Kelley Bean Company recently hosted a luncheon to benefit the United Way’s upcoming Food Packaging event to help fight food insecurity in our communities. They presented a $1,052 donation to United Way to help sponsor the packaging even... Read More

Missouri teacher shares love of sheep with students

COLUMBIA, Mo.  — "Do you have any more silly sheep stories?" Sam Garrett frequently fields the question from her third-graders at Fairview Elementary School. "I actually make a list of stories and cross them off if I tell them that one so I ... Read More

Holdenville Livestock Market to host World Livestock Auctioneer Championship qualifier October 1

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Holdenville Livestock Market, 3233 N 370 Cr, will host the first of three regional qualifying events for the World Livestock Auctioneer Championship (WLAC). The midwestern regional qualifying event will be October 1. Opening ce... Read More

Ricketts to visit Scottsbluff Friday

Governor Pete Ricketts will participate in a couple of events as he makes a visit to Scottsbluff Friday. Ricketts is scheduled to make remarks at the POW/MIA program scheduled for 10 a.m. at the Clark Williams Multicultural Center on the WNCC camp... Read More

Kimball road rage shooter gets two to four years in prison

A Florida man arrested following a July road rage incident on Interstate 80 near Kimball has been sentenced to two to four years in prison. 47 year old Kevin Austin of Cocoa, Florida is the man accused of shooting from one vehicle into another on ... Read More

Caskey to Join NCGA as Vice President of Communications

(ST. LOUIS) -- The National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) today announced that Neil Caskey has been selected to serve as NCGA Vice President of Communications, beginning Monday, October 15. Caskey will build upon the organization’s ongoing comm... Read More

U.S. Soy Global Trade Exchange Attracts International Buyers

International soy and grain buyers, transportation representatives and officials, agriculture producers, government officials and industry experts all gathered at the U.S. Soy Global Trade Exchange in Kansas City, Mo. August 28–30. Before headin... Read More

K-State boosts efforts to address questions on African Swine Fever virus

With recent occurrences of African Swine Fever Virus (ASFV) and Classical Swine Fever Virus (CSFV) in countries important for U.S. trade, there have been many questions about how to best prevent foreign animal disease transmission into U.S. swine her... Read More

Casper man dies in I-25 crash near Wheatland Monday

A 47 year old Casper man died from injuries after a crash on I-25 near Wheatland, Wyoming Monday afternoon. The Wyoming Highway Patrol says the crash occurred in a construction zone, where northbound traffic is diverted to the southbound side of t... Read More