Huskers Roll At Home

Lincoln, Neb. – No. 13 Nebraska (7-1, 4-1 Big Ten) held a 10-6 lead after four matches before winning five in a row on its way to a 26-9 triumph over No. 21 Rutgers at the Devaney Center on Sunday a... Read More

Fremont Teen Arrested For Manslaughter

An 18-year-old Fremont man has been arrested in connection with the death of a 19-year-old Fremont man. Andrew R. Marty has been charged with manslaughter, a Class III felony, and use of a firearm in commission of a felony in the death of the man ... Read More

Employment Workshop to be held in Bellevue Next Month

An employment workshop will be held before next month’s hiring fair in Bellevue for veterans, service members and military spouses.  The workshop will focus on resume preparation, how to navigate hiring fairs, how to translate military skills ... Read More

Morgan Leaves Local YMCA for Blair Family YMCA

YMCA of the Prairie CEO Jeff Morgan has been hired as the CEO of the Blair Family YMCA in Blair, Nebraska. His last day as the CEO of the YMCA of the Prairie and the Orthman Community YMCA in Lexington will be Feb. 13.   Morgan was hired as the Pro... Read More

Boatmans Honored as Hereford Herdsman of the Year

KANSAS CITY, Mo. ¬¬¬— Tom and Tammy Boatman, Rockford, Ill., were selected as the 2015 Hereford Herdsman of the Year at the National Western Stock Show (NWSS) in Denver. Tom and Tammy were selected for the award by their peers — other Hereford... Read More

Drones for Ag featured at National Farmers Ag Business Conference

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Jan. 23, 2015)—What’s a smart farmer to do when someone comes to him and tells him he needs a drone if he wants to step up his grain game the way he wants? Aaron Sheller buys one; then he teams up with other smart aggies and sta... Read More

VanMatre and Bicak Appointed to CPNRD Board of Directors

(GRAND ISLAND, NE) The Central Platte Natural Resources District’s board of directors appointed two new directors to serve on the board for two-year terms at their January board meeting on Thursday.  Deb VanMatre of Gibbon was elected to Subdistri... Read More

NBA Scores and Schedule

NBA Sunday's Games= Miami 96, Chicago 84 Cleveland 108, Oklahoma City 98 L.A. Clippers 120, Phoenix 100 New Orleans 109, Dallas 106 Atlanta 112, Minnesota 100 Indiana 106, Orlando 99 San Antonio 101, Milwaukee 95 Toronto 114, Detroit 110 ... Read More

NHL Scores

NHL Sunday's Game= Team Toews 17, Team Foligno 12 Monday's Games...... Read More

Census of Ag Analysis Provides Valuable Insight into Value of Industry to Elected Officials

Today, the U.S. Department of Agriculture released its analysis of statistics from the 2012 census of agriculture as they relate to Congressional districts. This document, which provides insight into the characteristics and value of farming and ranch... Read More

Nebraska Water Use Drops in 2014,  Aquifer Conditions Sustainable

Water used for crop irrigation dropped by 30% across a wide swath of Nebraska in 2014 and a recent report indicates that, on average, thecondition of the Ogallala Aquifer in Nebraska is stable and significantly healthier thanin all other states overl... Read More