Northeast Nebraska Father Sentenced For Attack On Son

An Omaha man accused of choking his son at a Norfolk wrestling meet has been sentenced to 120 days in jail for the January incident. The Norfolk Daily News reports that 38-year-old DeAndrew Staplet... Read More

Can Crude Drop to $20 Per Barrel?

How low can it go — and how long will it last? The 50 percent slump in oil prices raises both those questions and while nobody can confidently answer the first question (I will try to in a moment), the second is pretty easy. Low oil prices will ... Read More

(VIDEO) Independent Cattlemen of Nebraska hold annual meeting

The Independent Cattlemen of Nebraska, ICON, met today in Brewster. The event was held at Uncle Buck's Lodge and drew in producers from much of the state. The day featured an "Up Close and Personal" conversation with Senator Al Davis about what's hap... Read More

DAILY CASH GRAIN BIDS FOR FRIDAY DEC 19, 2014

Central Valley Ag Humphrey     Corn -    371    Beans - 964 Oakland    Corn -    360    Beans - 957 Tekamah    Corn -    360    Beans - 957 West Point    Corn -    366    Beans - 959 East Grain Hub    Corn ... Read More

Hughes to resign from Nebraska Wheat Board

Hughes was appointed to NWB in 2006, and reappointed for a second term in 2011. In that time he has represented NWB and Nebraska’s wheat farmers on a national and global level. He’s participated in multiple trade shows and educational events, ser... Read More

USDA Releases APH Yield Exclusion to Help Manage Risk

The U. S. Department of Agriculture’s Risk Management Agency (RMA) announced program details related to a new Farm Bill initiative that will provide relief to farmers affected by severe weather, including drought. Information made available include... Read More

Jon Doggett Named NCGA Executive Vice President

The National Corn Growers Association today announced the promotion of Jon Doggett to Executive Vice President, effective January 1. In his new role, Doggett will lead efforts to expand NCGA’s alliances and strategic partnerships, and elevate it... Read More

 Grassroots Effort to Stop Second Beef Checkoff Assessment Successful

LINCOLN – Nebraska Cattlemen today released the following statement regarding U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack’s announcement to withdraw his plan to create a second beef checkoff assessment under the 1996 generic act. “Over the yea... Read More

Early Morning Accident Near West Point Hospital

This van rolled over around 8 o'clock this morning in West Point. It happened about one block east of St. Francis Memorial Hospital. No other information was available....... Read More

Ag education program targets urban users

Omaha, Neb. – Consumers are becoming more involved in food choices and urban gardening. Farmer’s markets number more than 8,100 nationwide, nearly doubling over the past five years, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Community le... Read More

NHL Scores

Friday's Results:   Final 2OT  New Jersey      3  Tampa Bay   2 (SO New Jersey 1-0) Final      Ottawa          6  Anaheim     2 Final      N-Y Islanders   2  Detroit     1 Final      Winnipeg... Read More