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Grassley Calls for Hearing in September to Look at Seed, Chemical Mergers

OMAHA (DTN) -- Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee, announced Tuesday that his committee would hold a hearing on the current state of the agricultural seed and chemica... Read More

Major League Baseball

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL AMERICAN LEAGUE Tuesday's Scores Baltimore 8, Washington 1 Pittsburgh 7, Houston 1 Toronto 7, L.A. Angels 2 Boston 2, Tampa Bay 1 Cincinnati 3, Texas 0 Kansas City 1, Miami 0 Chicago White Sox 9, Philadelphia 1 Detroit... Read More

West Point-Beemer Football Preview

Team: West Point-Beemer Mascot: Cadets Colors: Red and White Class: C-1 Head Coach: Troy Schlueter (1st season) 2015 record: 2-7 Returning Starters: 5 offense 5 defense Overview: The West Point-Beemer Cadets are under new leader... Read More

New Administrator At St. Joseph Retirement Community

The St. Joseph Retirement Community in West Point has a new administrator. Lyons Mayor Andy Fuston  took over this month having previously served at Hooper Care Center and Logan Valley Manor in Lyons. Also new is Emma Stokely, in the position ... Read More

Huskers Set Sights on Season Opener

Lincoln, Neb. --- The Nebraska football team practiced for two hours in full pads and helmets on Tuesday afternoon. The defense practiced inside the Hawks Championship Center while the offense practiced outside on the Ed and Joanne Gass Practice Fie... Read More

Thurston County to display 'In God We Trust' in courthouse

PENDER, Neb. (AP) _ A divided Thurston County Board of Supervisors has decided to add the motto ``In God We Trust'' on a prominent place in the county courthouse. According to reports, the supervisors voted 4-2 on Monday to put the phrase in lette... Read More

USDA to Purchase Surplus Cheese with NMPF Statement

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced plans to purchase approximately 11 million pounds of cheese from private inventories to assist food banks and pantries across the nation, while reducing a cheese surplus that is at its highest... Read More

West Point-Beemer Girls Golf starts season this week

The West Point-Beemer Girls Golf Team kicks off their season Thursday morning with the West Point-Beemer Invite. Head Coach Keith Eriksen says there are only a few girls out for the team this year. "We have three girls returning. The returning sta... Read More

Storm Chasers blanked and swept by Sounds

The Nashville Sounds completed a four-game sweep of Omaha at Werner Park on Tuesday, winning 7-0. The Storm Chasers recorded just three hits. Omaha starts a four-game series at Iowa on Thursday with first pitch set for 6:38 p.m....... Read More

Green Plains to Purchase Three Abengoa Bioenergy Ethanol Plants Including York

Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) Tuesday announced that it was the successful bidder on three ethanol plants for sale by Abengoa Bioenergy conducted under the provisions of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code. The company will purchase the Madison, Ill., Mount V... Read More

Midland names Steinke Head Tennis Coach

FREMONT, Neb. – Midland University has announced the hired of John Steinke as the institution's next head tennis coach. Steinke, a former NCAA DII tennis player, will oversee the Warrior men's and women's programs. "I'm very excited about the op... Read More