European Union Gives Power to Ban GM Crop Cultivation

BRUSSELS (AP) _ The European Union is giving member states the power to ban the cultivation of genetically-modified crops even if they have been approved by the bloc's food safety authority. The 28 E... Read More

Gering girl recovering at Denver hospital following fatal accident

A ten year old Gering girl has been flown to Children's Hospital in Denver for teatment of injuries from a fatal accident Sunday morning that killed her grandmother. Madison Hill was in the back seat of a car driven by her 35 year old mother Brand... Read More

Notice of Special Committee Meeting of Board of Directors

In accordance with Section 84-1411 R.R.S. Nebraska 1943, the following notice is being filed.   A Special Committee Meeting of the Board of Directors is scheduled for March 10, 2015 at 8:30 AM and March 11, 2015 at 8:30 AM at the Cornhuske... Read More

Ricketts denounces same-sex marriage ruling

Gov. Pete Ricketts is denouncing a federal judge's decision to strike down Nebraska's constitutional amendment that defines marriage as between one man and one woman. The Republican governor said Monday that the issue should be left to Nebraskans... Read More

EPA Likely to Receive Budget Cut

To no one's surprise, Republicans appear unlikely to grant the president's request for $8.59 billion to fund the Environmental Protection Agency in the coming fiscal year. EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy testified last week before the House Appropria... Read More

Soy Checkoff Positions U.S. Soy Industry as Global Leader

ST. LOUIS (Feb. 27, 2015) – When farmer-leaders of the United Soybean Board (USB) wrote the organization’s current long-range strategic plan, they included their vision that U.S. soybeans will be the leader of the global oilseed industry. This su... Read More

HS Girls Basketball: C2-6 District - Hemingford vs North Platte St Pats


KNEB News Extra - March 2, 2015

10th grader Courtney Shaneman and 5th grader Madison Tarr are members of the Woolpack 4-H club. They joined Kevin Mooney on KNEB's News Extra program Monday morning to talk about their "Clovering" fundraiser. From March 6th through April 1st, mem... Read More

Announcement for new Jim Brickman concert date expected soon.

Jim Brickman fans eagerly anticipating his show on Sunday February 22,2015  at the Midwest Theater will have to wait a few more months as the show has been postponed due to severe weather in North Eastern and Denver-Metro Colorado area. “Jim ... Read More

CPNRD Approves Project SENSE: New Nitrogen Management Program

(GRAND ISLAND, NE) On Thursday, the Central Platte Natural Resources District’s board of directors approved participation in the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Project SENSE pilot program in the amount of $16,500/ year for three years.  The pi... Read More

Federal judge blocks Nebraska's gay marriage ban

A federal judge has blocked Nebraska's gay marriage ban, but the decision will not take effect until March 9. U.S. District Judge Joseph Bataillon on Monday ordered the state to not enforce its ban. Seven same-sex couples filed a lawsuit last y... Read More