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Trump Administration Invests $776,960 in Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy for Rural Nebraska

Investment to Help 39 Agricultural Producers or Businesses   Lincoln, Neb.  Sept. 4, 2020 – The Trump Administration today announced that the United States Department of Agriculture (US... Read More

AUDIO: Thursday Fontanelle Final Bell With Kyle Bumsted of Allendale Inc.

Thursday brought about another strong day of gains in the grain market. Soybeans continue to hold well over the $10 mark. Looking at a continuous chart that puts soybeans back towards highs not seen since early 2018 before the US China trade war kick... Read More

Veterans' Day Parade in Scottsbluff Cancelled for 2020

Representatives of the Veterans' of Foreign Wars Post 1681 in Gering say they've made the decision to cancel the Veterans' Day Parade this November in Scottsbluff due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In a release from Post Commander Tom Arends, the organ... Read More

House expected to pass Peterson led SRE provisions

The House Committee on Energy and Commerce this week released legislation containing provisions to provide transparency into the Environmental Protection Agency’s granting of small refinery exemptions. The provisions stem from legislation by Hou... Read More

Corn, featured crop at Legacy of the Plains Museum Harvest Festival

The corn and potatoes are ready for picking at this year's 24th annual Legacy of the Plains Museum Harvest Festival to be held Sept. 19-20, outside of Gering.  The museum's highlighted crop is corn, and the festival will feature many pieces of ha... Read More

Wyoming Health Authorities Announce 2nd Goshen Co. COVID-Related Death

A Goshen County resident who tested COVID positive and was being treated in another state has been added to Wyoming’s count of coronavirus-related deaths. The Wyoming Department of Health says the older man died earlier this month after being ho... Read More

Appointment of New Kimball City Administrator Rejected by Council

The City of Kimball will have to reset the search for a new City Administrator after the City Council this week voted 3 to 1 against Mayor Keith Prunty's selection of City Treasurer Annette Brower to fill the post. During council consideration of ... Read More

Possible COVID Exposure Prompts Access Limits at Alliance Library

Due to a possible COVID-19 exposure, staffing at the Alliance Public Library will be limited for the next few days. For that reason, the facility will be closed but materials will be available for pick up between 10:00 a.m and 1:00 p.m through the... Read More

All CU Students Urged to Quarantine for 2 Weeks Amid Virus Spike

All students at the University of Colorado's main campus are being told to self-quarantine starting Wednesday for the next two weeks to stem an alarming rise in coronavirus cases. Jeffrey J. Zayach, executive director of Boulder County Public Heal... Read More

Smith Triumphs at Nebraska Senior Match Play

Semifinals and Final Conducted Wednesday at York Country Club YORK (September 16, 2020) -  It was a triumphant victory for Omaha's Kirby Smith at York Country Club on Wednesday, as he defeated Bennington's Steve Buroker in the Final of the 10th Ne... Read More

Aksarben Purple Ribbon Auction rewards hard-working youth | Aksarben Stock Show Spotlight

The Aksarben Purple Ribbon Auction takes place at the culmination of the week's activities and serves as the fundraising vehicle for the Aksarben scholarship program. Annually, hundreds of youth participate in the Aksarben Stock Show from a 14-sta... Read More