New Herbicide Traits Not a Silver Bullet for Weed Resistance

If you are under the impression that the two new herbicide-tolerant trait technologies nearing commercialization will be your next one-shot answer to weed control, Kevin Bradley would like to set you straight. "They are just another tool in the toolbox," the University of Missouri weed scientist to...

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New Herbicide Traits Not a Silver Bullet for Weed Resistance

If you are under the impression that the two new herbicide-tolerant trait technologies nearing commercialization will be your next one-shot answer to weed control, Kevin Bradley would like to set you straight. "They are just another tool in the toolbox," the University of Missouri weed scientist to...

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Nebraska Joins Lawsuit Over Colorado Marijuana Law

Nebraska Attorney General Jon Bruning was joined today (Thursday) by Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt in filing a lawsuit in the U.S. Supreme Court seeking a declaration that Colorado’s legalization of marijuana violates the United States Constitution. Bruning says Federal law undisputedl...

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Deere Sells Crop Insurance Arm

Deere has sold its crop insurance unit to Farmer's Mutual Hail Insurance Co. In a memo to agents obtained by Reuters, Deere said it would make an official announcement regarding the sale later Thursday. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. A Deere spokesman said an announcement regarding the ...

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CME Changes Limits On Cattle Futures

CME Group, the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today announced it will change daily price limits in its CME Feeder Cattle futures effective Thursday, December 18, pursuant to its emergency action authority. The current daily price limit for CME Feeder Cattle futures is $...

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University Responds To Pelini's Alleged "Rant"

Bo Pelini lambasted Nebraska athletic director Shawn Eichorst in a profanity-filled talk during his final meeting with his players. The Omaha World-Herald on Wednesday reported that it obtained an audiotape of Pelini’s address to the players on Dec. 2 at a Lincoln high school. Pelini, who wa...

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Dec
19
Fri
all-day Dodge Residents Power Outages
Dodge Residents Power Outages
Dec 19 all-day
A small number of Dodge Residents may experience power outages in the following weeks. Customers will be called one day in advance if they will be affected. CCPPD Crews will be proactively changing out power[...]
10:00 am West Point Chamber Coffee
West Point Chamber Coffee
Dec 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
West Point Chamber Coffee Friday, December 19th at 10am at CharterWest National Bank in West Point.
Dec
20
Sat
all-day Pathfinder Chorus Christmas Concert
Pathfinder Chorus Christmas Concert
Dec 20 all-day
Pathfinder Chorus Christmas Concert Saturday, December 20th at 2pm at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Fremont. Free will offering going to the Salvation Army in Fremont.
7:30 am American Red Cross Blood Drive
American Red Cross Blood Drive
Dec 20 @ 7:30 am – 12:30 pm
American Red Cross Blood Drive Saturday, December 20th from 7:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at City Auditorium in Arlington.To learn more and make an appointment to donate blood, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS. Walk-ins[...]
8:30 am 2nd Annual Small Town Christmas
2nd Annual Small Town Christmas
Dec 20 @ 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
2nd Annual Small Town Christmas Saturday, December 20th from 8:30am to 3pm at Stanton Community Building in Stanton. Over 20 vendors, free face painting, Santa arriving at 1:30pm, pictures with Santa with free will donation,[...]
5:30 pm Relay For Life Cancer Kickers Te...
Relay For Life Cancer Kickers Te...
Dec 20 @ 5:30 pm – Dec 20 @ 7:30 pm
Relay For Life Cancer Kickers Team Spaghetti Dinner Saturday, December 20th from 5:30pm to 7:30pm at the Craig Legion Hall in Craig. Meal includes choice of spaghetti or rotini noodles; choice of red sauce, with[...]
Dec
22
Mon
7:00 am John A Stahl Library Poloar Express
John A Stahl Library Poloar Express
Dec 22 @ 7:00 am – Dec 22 @ 9:00 pm
John A Stahl Library Poloar Express Monday, December 22nd at 7pm at John Stahl Library in West Point. People of all ages are invited to join & they may wear their pajamas.
7:00 pm Cuming Choraliers Christmas Concert
Cuming Choraliers Christmas Concert
Dec 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Cuming Choraliers Christmas Concert Monday, December 22nd at 7pm at Grace Lutheran Church in West Point. Guest appearance by Grace Lutheran Bell Choir.

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