class="page page-id-544 page-parent page-template page-template-page-templatesnews-php custom-background group-blog masthead-fixed full-width singular wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-4.5.3 vc_responsive"
Judge's order strikes down Nebraska ban on gay marriage

A federal judge has issued a permanent injunction striking down Nebraska's now-negated ban on gay marriage and civil unions. The injunction issued Thursday by U.S. District Court Judge Joseph Bata... Read More

Nebraska Lawmakers End Ban on Packer-Owned Hogs

Lawmakers have passed a bill that would end Nebraska's status as the only state which prohibits in-state meatpackers from owning hogs. Senators voted 34-14 on Friday to approve the measure, which divided the state's farm groups and rural senators.... Read More

Casper man dies in fatal accident near Chugwater

A fatal crash north of Chugwater, Wyoming has resulted in the death of 25 year old Casper, Wyoming resident Michael L. Cooper. The crash occurred at 12:35 p.m. on February 1st near mile post 65 on Interstate 25 southbound approximately 11 miles north... Read More

Bayer rejects EPA request to pull insecticide from U.S. market

CHICAGO - The agricultural unit of German chemicals company Bayer AG said on Friday it will fight a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) request to pull one of its insecticides from the marketplace amid concerns that it could harm organisms in ... Read More

31st KNEB Farm & Ranch Expo underway in Mitchell

A free hot breakfast kicked of the 31st annual KNEB Farm & Ranch Expo, going on today  and tomorrow at the Pepsi Event Center on the Scotts Bluff County Fairgrounds in Mitchell. Despite the winter storm that began the week with a couple of ex... Read More

Wyoming attracts record number of tourists, money

Wyoming attracted a record number of tourists and their money in 2015. State Office of Tourism Executive Director Diane Shober says lower fuel prices, well executed marketing campaigns and more foreign travelers all had a part in boosting travel ... Read More

For the 16th straight year Theatre West will present Broadway in the Bluffs, featuring stars of past Theatre West productions singing and dancing Broadway songs at 7:30 Saturday at the WNCC Little Theater. Executive Director Judy Chaloupka says th... Read More

CSC wrestlers move to 12-1 on the season

CHADRON, Neb. - With the team score knotted at 16-16, it all boiled down to the heavyweight match here Thursday night, and Chadron State's Cooper Cogdill answered the call by pinning fellow freshman Corbin Grenowich, giving the Eagles a 22-16 victory... Read More

Cougar women win in the Springs

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The 21st-ranked Western Nebraska Community College women’s basketball team put five players in double figures in registering their 19th win of the season with a 75-56 win over Air Force Prep Thursday evening in Colorado ... Read More

Cougar men get big win at McCook

MCCOOK – The Western Nebraska Community College men’s basketball team received 23 points from Daylon Harris while shooting 61 percent as a team in registering a 96-94 win over McCook Community College in a Region IX South Division contest Thursda... Read More

Hesston’s 100,000th Windrower to Roll Off Production Line

Hesston by Massey Ferguson, the industry’s leading hay equipment brand of AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO) — who introduced the self-propelled windrower to the agricultural harvesting world more than 60 years ago — will complete the production of i... Read More