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New Pipeline Infrastructure Key to Rail Backlog, Helping America's Farmers

WASHINGTON, July 22, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Expanding America's pipeline infrastructure would relieve the nation's overburdened freight rail network and improve service for farmers nationwide... Read More

Fremont residents taken into custody on drug charges

Four residents of Fremont were apprehended after a III-CORPS Drug Task Force on Tuesday. According to the Fremont Tribune, 49-year old Scott A. Campbell, 45-year old Shauna Kaufman, and 52-year old Laurie Vanampting, 52 were each charged with poss... Read More

Workshop To Examine Stewardship of Antimicrobial Drug Use in Livestock

Stewardship of medically-important antimicrobial drugs in food animals is the subject of workshop targeted to livestock producers, their feed suppliers and veterinarians in the Southeast United States. The workshop will be Sept. 16 2015 at the Gatewa... Read More

First Case of West Nile Virus in Douglas County

The first case of West Nile Virus has been confirmed in Douglas County. The man affected by the Virus is in his 50's. KETV reports he was not placed in the hospital....... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

INTERLEAGUE Final  Pittsburgh     10  Minnesota      4 Final  Arizona         8  Seattle        2 Final  Baltimore       2  Atlanta        0 Final  Toronto         8  Philadelphia   2 Fina... Read More

Tiemann Elected New U.S. Grains Council Chairman

MONTREAL, CANADA – Alan Tiemann, a farmer from Nebraska, was elected today as U.S. Grains Council chairman during the organization’s 55th Annual Board of Delegates Meeting in Montreal, Canada.  “Markets don’t just happen, we have to work... Read More

Council Bluffs man seriously injured

A 23-year old Council Bluffs man sustained serious injuries on Tuesday when he struck a deer with his motorcycle. The Omaha World-Herald reports Corey Danker was transported to Jennie Edmundson Hospital following the 1:30 a.m. crash. Danker sus... Read More

Storm Chasers shutout by Round Rock

The Omaha Storm Chasers were blanked 5-0 at Round Rock Wednesday night. Brett Eibner was 2-4 in the losing effort for Omaha. The Storm Chasers go at it again with Round Rock on Thursday. First pitch is scheduled for 7:05 p.m....... Read More

 Council Bluffs dad, son killed in semi crash in Connecticut

STONINGTON, Conn. (AP) - Authorities say a man and his young son from Council Bluffs, Iowa, were killed Monday night in a semitrailer truck crash on Interstate 95 in Stonington, Connecticut. Connecticut State Police said Sergio Amilear Cas... Read More

AQuESTT to build a broader, bolder & better school system

KEARNEY - Public Schools and School Districts will now receive classifications this upcoming fall after a new system, AQuESTT is put into place. The announcement was made to approximately 1,000 school administrators Wednesday morning during Administ... Read More

Soybean Yield Calculator: A New Mobile App from K-State

A new mobile app for estimating soybean yields is now available from Kansas State University. KSUSoyYieldCalc is a native Android application that helps with yield estimation of soybeans before harvest following the conventional approach of counti... Read More