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Australia Approves $1 Billion Dairy Takeover By Chinese Buyer

SYDNEY (Dow Jones) -- Australian authorities approved the sale of one of the country's biggest infant-formula makers to a Chinese buyer, but imposed certain conditions on the deal amid increased scrut... Read More

Educational program for cattlemen Nov. 21

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. — The Lincoln County Cattlemen’s meeting for November will include educational programs from Nebraska Extension as part of West Central Cattlemen’s educational series. The Lincoln County Cattlemen’s meeting November 21 will... Read More

Shoplifting and Felony Drug Arrest Leads To Two Chadron Arrests

Two Chadron residents are facing felony drug charges following a shoplifting arrest on Friday. Chadron Police say officers were dispatched to Walmart where they arrested 23 year old Andrew Russell for shoplifting. During his arrest, officers locat... Read More

Panel to discuss ag production needed to meet global demands

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Panelists at a discussion in Lincoln will cover strategies for increasing agricultural production to meet global demand. The discussion is part of the Heuermann Lecture series sponsored by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln... Read More

Huskers Stay Undefeated

Lincoln - Nicea Eliely posted her second straight double-double with game highs of 13 points and 10 rebounds to power Nebraska to a 63-49 women's basketball win over SIUE on Sunday afternoon at Pinnacle Bank Arena. The 6-1 senior wing from Colorado S... Read More

Perdue defends, celebrates USDA agency moves to Missouri

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue said Friday that he has “absolutely zero regrets” about moving the headquarters of two research agencies from Washington, D.C., to Kansas City, despite continuing criticism that... Read More

Joe Diffie to Headline Sutherland Rodeo Concert Next Summer

Country Superstar Joe Diffie, boasting hits such as “Pickup Man” and “John Deere Green” will headline the concert following the Sutherland Rodeo on July 3rd. Sutherland Longhorn Bar owner Tim Aden and Sutherland Rodeo Committee spokesperso... Read More

Hemingford Teen Dies in Scotts Bluff County Rollover

A Saturday morning rollover north of Scottsbluff has claimed the life of a Box Butte County teen. Scotts Bluff County Sheriff Mark Overman says at 4:22 a.m.,the Scotts Bluff County Communications Center received a report of a vehicle “parked in a ... Read More

Market Facilitation Program Signup Ends December 6

Signup for the 2019 Market Facilitation Program (MFP)--ongoing since September—will end Friday, December 6, 2019.  All producers MUST make application for this program through their local FSA office by close of business December 6. Late-filed appl... Read More

Tri-State expands opportunity for community solar

Rural electricity consumers will have expanded opportunities to participate in community solar under a new program recommended by the membership of Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association, and approved by the cooperative’s board of direct... Read More

Scottsbluff advances to title game with epic win over Roncalli

They don't always live up to the hype. But on Friday night in Omaha, Scottsbluff defeated Roncalli, 63-56, in one that delivered on the week-long build up and then some as the Bearcats were able to advance to the Class B State Title game for the s... Read More