WHO Monitoring New Threat to Animal Health and the Poultry Industry

A new strain of bird flu is being closely monitored by the World Health Organization and other groups on animal health as it is being considered a new threat to animal health and the poultry industry.... Read More

US Airstrikes Under Way in Syria

(WASHINGTON) -- American airstrikes against ISIS targets are under way in Syria, according to a Pentagon official. "I can confirm that U.S. military and partner nation forces are undertaking military action against ISIL terrorists in Syria using ... Read More

Legacy of the Plains part of Smithsonian's

GERING, Nebr. – Sept. 22, 2014 – Legacy of the Plains Museum will open its doors free of charge on Sept. 27 as part of the Smithsonian magazine’s tenth annual Museum Day Live! A nationwide event, Museum Day Live! offers free admission to visito... Read More

Morgan Stanley fuels doubts over US corn, soy acreage data

So just how much corn and soybeans did US farmers plant this year? Morgan Stanley stoked ideas grew that officials may be overstating estimates for US soybean and, in particular, corn plantings by on Monday underlining a lower estimate for planti... Read More

Prosecutors: Meth was sold from Denver taco wagon

Authorities say a Colorado drug ring was selling methamphetamine out of a taco wagon after importing it from Mexico through California. The Colorado Attorney General's Office said Monday 15 people were arrested and two others are being sought on ... Read More

September 22, 2014

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney,                   4.83 (Steady) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport,         4.83 (Steady) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman,                   4.83 (Steady) Farmers Co-Op/Hemi... Read More

Three Huskers named as top prospects

Lincoln – A total of three Huskers have been named to Baseball America’s Top Prospect List from across 20 summer leagues and Team USA. Sophomore Ryan Boldt (Northwoods), senior pitcher Josh Roeder (Coastal Plains) and senior catcher Tanner Lubac... Read More

Three former Huskers selected to represent USA

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Three former Husker volleyball players will represent Team USA at the FIVB Women's Volleyball World Championship Italy 2014 later this month. Team USA Head Coach Karch Kiraly and his staff released their roster of 14 pl... Read More

Abdullah picks up honor

Nebraska's Ameer Abdullah is the co-offensive player of the week in the Big Ten along with Wisconsin's Melvin Gordon.  Abdullah recorded 313 all-purpose yards, including 229 yards rushing, in the Cornhuskers' victory over Miami. Abdullah carried a c... Read More

Cougar soccer splits on Saturday

The Western Nebraska Community College men's and women's soccer teams split contests with Northwest College Saturday afternoon at the Landers Soccer Complex. The Cougar men ran their winning streak to four matches as they received a late goal by D... Read More

Pokes star at own rodeo

With three event winners, one runner-up and the men’s team championship to their credit, the Chadron State College rodeo was a whopping success for the hosts over the weekend. Chadron State’s winners were bareback rider Wyatt Clark of Wellflee... Read More