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West Point-Beemer set to take on North Bend Central Friday night

Friday night's High School Football game on 107.9 the Bull features West Point-Beemer against North Bend Central. West Point-Beemer Head Coach Nate Blankenship says the Tigers have good size. "... Read More

Boone County man gets jail, probation for neglecting horses

PETERSBURG, Neb. (AP) _ A man has been given probation and six months in jail instead of the 60 days that prosecutors recommended as part of a plea agreement with a man convicted of neglecting horses on his Boone County property. According to repo... Read More

Syngenta Seeks to Appease Angered Investors

Syngenta AG, which fended off a $47 billion takeover approach from Monsanto Co., moved to shore up investor support for its independence with a plan to buy back more than $2 billion of shares and sell a vegetable-seeds business. The Swiss make... Read More

Nebraska city switching utilities to get better rates

SOUTH SIOUX CITY, Neb. (AP) _ One northeast Nebraska city will get electricity from a different utility as part of an effort to get better rates and more renewable power. South Sioux City decided to start buying power from Lincoln Electric System ... Read More

Dodge County Assessor arrested shortly after resigning

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) _ A Dodge County official who resigned Wednesday has been accused of using an official credit card to fill her own gas tank. Dodge County's Assessor Brittny King resigned Wednesday morning during a contentious meeting where coun... Read More

ISU Women Picked No. 1 Nationally, Men Ranked No. 25

AMES, Iowa - The Iowa State women’s cross country team will open the 2015 season as the No. 1 program in the nation, the United State Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced Tuesday afternoon. The Cyclone men are... Read More

Ihm, Ip, and Sindlinger Named to B1G Watch List

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Three members of the University of Iowa women's golf team -- senior Amy Ihm, junior Jessie Sindlinger, sophomore Jessica Ip-- have been selected to the 2015-16 Big Ten Women's Golfers to Watch List, the conference announced Wednesd... Read More

Yankovich, Knoll, Schaake Named to B1G Players to Watch List

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Three University of Iowa men's golfers -- senior Nate Yankovich, and juniors Raymond Knoll and Carson Schaake -- have been named to the 2015-16 Big Ten Men's Golfers to Watch List, the conference announced Wednesday. Yankovich, ... Read More

Charger JV Volleyball Wins Morningside Tournament

After dropping their first match of the tournament in three sets to Buena Vista by scores of 30-28, 23-25 and 15-12, Briar Cliff's junior varsity volleyball team responded with back-to-back W's to win the Morningside tournament. The Chargers d... Read More

Mustangs score with six minutes left to win men's soccer opener

Drew Gerch scored a goal with six minutes left in the game to lift the Mustang men’s soccer team to a 2-1 victory against Waldorf in its season opener on Tuesday in Forest City, Iowa. The Mustangs, who improved their all-time record in season op... Read More

Samuelson sparks Mustangs to opening game win

Morningside overcame an early 1-0 deficit when it opened the women’s soccer season with a 3-1 victory against Waldorf on Tuesday in Forest City, Iowa. The Mustangs trailed 1-0 after Waldorf’s Brittney Thornton opened the scoring 18 minutes int... Read More