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Heuermann Lecture to Focus on Immigration

Lourdes Gouveia, professor emerita of sociology and co-founder of the Office of Latino/Latin American Studies (OLLAS) at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, will speak at the first Heuermann Lecture ... Read More

Pork Checkoff’s Asian Trade Mission Offers Insight

With a clearer vision on how to elevate U.S. pork as the global protein of choice, three National Pork Board officers and two members of the senior leadership team have returned from an Asian trade mission. The team representing the Pork Checkoff tou... Read More

4-H members head to nationals

TORRINGTON, Wyo. - Goshen County  4-H members are preparing for competition in the 47th Annual Arabian Horse Judging contest held during the Arabian & Half-Arabian Championship Horse Show in Tulsa, Okla. on Oct. 27. Kylie Carson, Cora Frederi... Read More

Bluffs man arrested for sexually assaulting and punching health care professionals

A Scottsbluff man is facing felony charges after reportedly molesting a CNA and  punching a nurse Friday night in the Emergency Room. Court documents say that 53-year-old Michael Eagle Road Sr. was a patient in the Emergency Room at Regional West... Read More

U.S. Corn Ethanol Producers Aim to Out-Pump Competitors

CHICAGO (Reuters) - U.S. ethanol makers, taking advantage of low corn prices, are ramping up production and expanding capacity to try to squeeze less-efficient competitors out of an overcrowded market. The ethanol industry, which for years bolstered... Read More

Arkansas Moving Closer to Seasonal Dicamba Ban

Arkansas is now one step away from establishing a seasonal dicamba ban. The Arkansas State Plant Board advanced a proposal last week saying the use of dicamba should be prohibited from April 16th to October 31st, 2018. The move comes after farmers... Read More

Rural Mainstreet Index Lower

The Rural Mainstreet Index fell to its lowest level of the year last month as farmland prices declined and agriculture equipment sales were dismal. The index, compiled by Nebraska’s Creighton University, surveys bank CEO’s in ten Midwestern st... Read More

Froman Says NAFTA Withdraw a Very Real Prospect

Former U.S. Trade Representative during the Obama administration Michael Froman says a U.S. withdrawal from the North American Free Trade Agreement is still “a very real prospect.” Froman spoke last week in Washington, D.C. at an event hosted ... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

Sunday INTERLEAGUE= Final Boston 5 Cincinnati 4 AMERICAN LEAGUE= Final Minnesota 10 Detroit 4 Final Toronto 9 N-Y Yankees 5 Final Baltimore 9 Tampa Bay 4 Final Chi White Sox 8 Kansas City 1 Final Oakland 8 Texas 1 Final Cleveland 4 S... Read More

(Video) Laser light show celebrates Nebraska's sesquicentennial

A laser light show lit the Nebraska State Capitol building on Friday night as the "Salute to the Good Life"  celebrated 150 years of statehood. Video: "Salute to the Good Life" ...... Read More

Regional West receives Oncology Outpatient award

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb., – Regional West was recently recognized with an Excellence through Insight award for Overall Patient Experience Outpatient-Oncology by HealthStream, Inc. Regional West was awarded this honor for its commitment to excellence. T... Read More