Disturbance In Scribner Leads To Police Chase Into Omaha

  One person is in custody following a pursuit which stemmed from a domestic disturbance in Scribner. Just before 12:30 p.m. Monday, troopers responded to reports of a possible assault an... Read More

WTO says US has not complied with meat labeling ruling

ENEVA (Reuters) - The United States has not done enough to change its meat labeling rules after losing a World Trade Organization challenge brought by Mexico and Canada, the WTO said on Monday. The WTO ruled in June 2012 that the U.S. meat labeling ... Read More

Douglas County Farm Bureau Donates to Omaha Children’s Museum Farm Exhibit

OMAHA, NEB. Oct. 2014 – Douglas County Farm Bureau has donated $25,000 to become the lead sponsor of the Omaha Children’s Museum “Once Upon a Farm” exhibit, Larry Hadan, president of the Douglas County Farm Bureau said Oct. 18. “Agricult... Read More

Export Exchange this week

Export Exchange 2015 kicks off October 20 in Seattle. The event, sponsored by the U.S. Grains Council and the Renewable Fuels Association, brings export customers to U.S. exporters. Trade teams from 30 top destinations for U.S. corn, barley, sorghum ... Read More

Perdue Farms Antibiotic Free

A Perdue Farms brand is now verified as antibiotic free, made with no antibiotic, ever. The company announced last week its’ Simple Smart brand of fully cooked, frozen breaded products are now USDA Process Verified for being made from chickens rais... Read More

European Farm Groups Asked EU to Approve GM Varieties

Six European farm groups asked the European Union last week to approve eight genetically modified grain varieties to be used in food and feed processing before the current commission leaves office on November 1. The groups said in a joint release tha... Read More

Deadly Weekend On Nebraska Roads Includes West Point Man

A West Point teenager was killed in a traffic accident Saturday on Highway  16 in Thurston County. 17-year-old Francisco Rodriguez Madueno of West Point was driving westbound Saturday morning around 6 when his vehicle rolled over. He was ejected fro... Read More

Illinois topples Huskers in four

Lincoln - The No. 13 Nebraska volleyball team (11-6, 5-3 Big Ten) fell to No. 15 Illinois (14-5, 6-2 Big Ten) at the Bob Devaney Sports Center on Saturday afternoon, 3-1 (23-25, 25-21, 25-27, 21-25). Alicia Ostrander had a career-high ... Read More

Big second half leads Huskers past Northwestern

Evanston, Ill. - No. 19 Nebraska needed no last-minute touchdown or Hail Mary this time. Instead, the Huskers got a dominant second-half defensive effort and a career-high four touchdowns from Ameer Abdullah in a 38-17 win at Ryan Field on Saturd... Read More

GACC Claims Its First Class C State Softball Title

After three years of coming up short, the fourth time was the charm for Guardian Angels Central Catholic. The Bluejays avenged a blowout loss to Ashland-Greenwood on Thursday and by beating them twice Friday afternoon at the Smith Softball Complex... Read More

AgriFuture 2014

CURTIS, Neb. — Agriculture producers, students, agribusinesses and policy leaders are invited to the first "AgriFuture" conference in Nebraska on Oct. 28-30 in Kearney. Students and faculty from the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture at C... Read More