Kansas hosts regional water supply meetings

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) _ Kansas is planning a series of public meetings across the state this month to set regional water supply goals and priorities. The state plans to hold 26 meetings hosted by wate... Read More

USGS: More data needed to assess any fracking-pollution link

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) _ A new study by the U.S. Geological Survey says more data is needed to be able to say for sure if a link exists between unconventional oil and gas development and degraded water quality. The study published in the American Geo... Read More

Top 25 College Basketball Scores

College Basketball Scores= By The Associated Press= EAST= Duquesne 81, Fordham 66 Miami 67, Pittsburgh 63 NJIT 71, Howard 62 Ohio St. 77, Penn St. 67 Providence 79, Seton Hall 66 Richmond 56, UMass 53 Saint Joseph's 55, La Salle 50 ... Read More

Spring Training

SPRING TRAINING Wednesday's Games= Philadelphia 3, N.Y. Yankees 1 Toronto 4, Pittsburgh 1 Detroit 5, Baltimore 4 N.Y. Mets 8, Atlanta 2 Cleveland 4, Cincinnati 2 Seattle 4, San Diego 3, 10 innings Oakland 9, San Francisco 2 Kansas City 1... Read More

Nebraska lawmakers advance black-tailed prairie dog repeal

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ A prairie-dog management law criticized by Nebraska wildlife advocates could be in jeopardy. Nebraska lawmakers voted 32-12 on Wednesday to advance a bill that would repeal the 2012 law. The law gives counties the option to... Read More

Illinois pulls away for win over the Huskers

Champaign, Ill. – Shavon Shields led three Huskers in double figures with 14 points, but Illinois pulled away in the final minutes for a 69-57 win over the Huskers Wednesday evening. Ravonte Rice scored 18 of his 23 points in the second half, in... Read More

Husker baseball heads to Houston

Following a 2-1 series victory over the Loyola Marymount Lions in Los Angeles, the Nebraska baseball team (6-4, 0-0 Big Ten) heads back on the road for the fourth straight weekend with a trip to Houston, Texas, for the Houston College Classic. One of... Read More

ISU Scientists Identify a Seed Treatment to Curtail Soybean Sudden Death Syndrome

Ames, Iowa — Researchers at Iowa State University are leading a regional research project to identify farm management practices that help reduce Sudden Death Syndrome (SDS) in soybeans. SDS is caused by a fungus that can destroy a small patch to... Read More

Kansas Farm Bureau celebrates safety during Kansas Agriculture Month

MANHATTAN – Keeping Kansas safe has always been an important mission of Kansas Farm Bureau (KFB). During Kansas Agriculture Month, KFB encourages farmers and ranchers to be aware of the farm safety programs available to keep friends and family safe... Read More

‘Fuel Greatness’ Effort Aims to Grow School Breakfast Awareness

ROSEMONT, Ill. – Fuel Up to Play 60, the nation’s largest in-school health and wellness program, will launch “Fuel Greatness” to grow awareness about the importance of school breakfast to students and school leaders. The effort aims to ele... Read More

KDA Animal Health Board To Meet March 10

MANHATTAN, Kan. – The Kansas Department of Agriculture’s (KDA) Division of Animal Health Board will meet at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, March 11. This is a regularly scheduled board meeting. The meeting will be held at the Bank of America Building, 2... Read More