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Major League Baseball Scores

INTERLEAGUE Tuesday's Games Pittsburgh 5 Detroit 4, 14 Innings Minnesota 8 Cincinnati 5 Chi White Sox 2 St. Louis 1, 11 Innings Colorado 2 Oakland 1 Seattle 5 San Diego 0 Wednesday's Games= ... Read More

Midwest Farmers Cooperative Breaks Ground on Shuttle Facility

Syracuse, NE will be the home of the new Midwest Farmers Cooperative Grain Shuttle Facility. Tuesday, a groundbreaking was held for the new facility, which will feature over 2 million bushels upright and ground storage, 40 semi trucks per hour unl... Read More

Bird flu raises fears over vaccine supply, human risk

Lawmakers are raising concerns that the avian influenza outbreak that has devastated Midwest poultry producers could threaten supplies of human vaccines and possibly spread to people through swine. Top members of the House Energy and Commerce Comm... Read More

Mobile drug lab found in man's trunk

A 21-year old Bellevue man is facing felony drug charges after a mobile drug lab was discovered in his car's trunk Sunday morning. According to the Washington County Pilot-Tribune & Enterprise, Andrew Wesolowski has been charged with possessio... Read More

USDA Sees Record Soybean Planted Acreage

Corn and soybean stocks as of June 1 came in near pre-report estimates, at 4.45 billion bushels and 625 million bushels, respectively. USDA also expects record soybean acreage at 85.14 million acres, up from March's Prospective Plantings estimate of... Read More

2016 Dairy Margin Program Sign-Up Begins This Week

Sign-ups for the 2016 Dairy Margin Protection Program begin July 1. A U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) news release says the voluntary program provides financial assistance to participating dairy operations when the margin – the difference bet... Read More

Ostrander leads her national team to title

NEW ORLEANS, La. - Alicia Ostrander's U.S. Collegiate National Team squad took first place at the program's round-robin tournament held in conjunction with the USA Volleyball Girls' Junior National Championships. Ostrander's CNT Blue Team defeated... Read More

Two injured in wreck that caused power outage

Power was temporarily knocked out in Arlington and Kennard following a two-vehicle accident Sunday afternoon. The Arlington Citizen reports 67-year old Joann Hilgenkamp, of Omaha, turned in front of a vehicle driven by 83-year old Harold Boettner,... Read More

Valley® Irrigation Appoints Dixon as Vice President of Global Operations

Valley® Irrigation, The Leader in Precision Irrigation®, has appointed Joshua Dixon as the vice president of global operations. An experienced global manufacturing executive, Dixon has extensive knowledge of lean enterprise, supply chain organiz... Read More

Columbus man enters no contest plea to manslaughter charge

The 20-year old Columbus man accused of stabbing and killing his grandma last summer has pled no contest to manslaughter. The Columbus Telegram reports Chase Micklevitz avoided a murder trial by entering the plea. Micklevitz is scheduled to be ... Read More

UNO holding Saturday concert

UNO's Henningson Memorial Campanille is going to be playing classical songs about patriosm, freedom and celebration on Saturday. WOWT reports carillonneur Brent Shaw will perform inside the 168 foot campanile. He will perform a total of 16 song... Read More