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(Audio) Center For Rural Affairs Releases Assessment Of Small Business Needs And Concerns

(Click news/podcast tab above to hear interview with John Crabtree) The Center For Rural Affairs in Lyons has released its 5th biennial assessment of rural small business trends, needs and concerns... Read More

Branstad Accepts Position Of China Ambassador

President-elect Donald Trump has announced his choice of Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad to be the next U.S. ambassador to China. Trump announced his pick of Branstad on Wednesday at a Manhattan fundraiser. A Trump transition spokesman confirmed that Bra... Read More

Central men and women top Mount Marty JV

The Raider Men displayed a balanced offensive and defensive attacked in a 110-74 victory over Mount Marty JV on Tuesday night at Raider Fieldhouse. CCC shot 56 percent from the floor, forced 20 turnovers and outrebounded the Lancers, 55-30. Four R... Read More

(AUDIO) Nebraska Farm Bureau Delegates Set Agriculture Policy Positions, Elect New Leaders

Delegates representing farm and ranch families from all 93 Nebraska counties outlined key agriculture policy priorities and elected new leaders for the Nebraska Farm Bureau Federation as part of the organization’s 99th Annual Meeting and Convention... Read More

Trump Picks EPA Chief

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump is expected to nominate Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to lead the Environmental Protection Agency, a source close to Pruitt said Wednesday. Environmental groups quickly denounced the choice. ... Read More

Creighton downs Omaha

Omaha, Neb. -- Junior Audrey Faber delivered a game-high 24 points, including 12 from long range, as the Creighton women's basketball team routed Nebraska-Omaha 82-45 on Wednesday, Dec. 7. The win pushed the Bluejays to 4-3 on the season, while th... Read More

(VIDEO) NE Farm Bureau Gets Set to Celebrate Centennial

Nebraska Farm Bureau just concluded their 99th annual meeting. Awards were given out and policies past. President Steve Nelson discusses conference and what next year, their centennial, will bring. More information on the centennial can be found a... Read More

National Pork Board Releases Statement on Discovery of Antibiotic-Resistant Gene

The National Pork Board today reacted to the recent research paper from the Ohio State University research study detailing the researchers’ discovery of an antibiotic-resistant gene in one farrowing barn. According to the National Pork Board, an... Read More

Weekly Ethanol Production for 12/02

According to EIA data analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association, ethanol production averaged 1.023 million barrels per day (b/d)—or 42.97 million gallons daily. That is up 11,000 b/d from the week before and tied for the largest total in 15 weeks... Read More

(Audio) West Point To Partner With Northeast Community College On Tech Training Facility

(click on news/podcast tab above to hear Mayor Johnson's comments) WEST POINT, NE – The City of West Point will collaborate with Northeast Community College to construct a technical training facility addition to the city-owned Nielsen Community ... Read More

USDA Announces New Conservation Opportunities to Improve Water Quality and Restore Wildlife Habitat

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will offer farmers and ranchers more opportunities to participate in the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP). The announcement includes new CRP practices ... Read More