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UNMC receives $5.5 million grant to launch mobile simulation initiative in rural Nebraska

The University of Nebraska Medical Center has received a $5.5 million grant from The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust to use mobile, high-tech simulation trucks to provide training oppo... Read More

West Point City Council Reviews Proposed Budget

The West Point City Council spent just over an hour Tuesday night at a special meeting to hear City Administrator Tom Goulette go over the latest proposed budget figures for 2016-17. Goulette says the city is in really good shape financially. "... Read More

Fremont City Council Approves Redevelopment Plan For Costco Poultry Complex

Fewer than 200 people turned out Tuesday night for Fremont city council's final public hearing on efforts to bring a Costco/Lincoln Premium Poultry chicken processing  plant to town. The council voted 8 to nothing to approve the plan, which spell... Read More

Storm Chasers lose late lead at Express

The Omaha Storm Chasers lost 4-3 at Round Rock Tuesday night. Omaha struck for three runs in the 7th only to see Round Rock respond with 3 of their own in the 8th. The two teams play again on Wednesday with first pitch set for 7:05 p.m. at the ... Read More

Greeley Remembers Native Son

Greeley-Sam Foltz's hometown of Greeley is remembering the popular Husker punter this week. Citizens gathered at the park on Tuesday night and painted 54 N's that will line Hwy 281 and Hwy 56 for the Foltz Family. Sam's number with the Huskers was 27... Read More

Certified Angus Beef LLC to receive Don L. Good Impact Award

Certified Angus Beef LLC, the world’s largest and most successful branded beef program, has been selected to receive the 2016 Don L. Good Impact Award. With nearly four decades of leadership in the beef business, the CAB brand in fiscal 2015 report... Read More

(Video) Big Ten Football Media Day 2 Report

The annual Big Ten Football Media Days wrapped up on Tuesday in Chicago. Jayson Jorgensen has this report. https://youtu.be/_k4TzNnmPMQ...... Read More

NMPF Introduces FARM Environmental Stewardship

The Farmers Assuring Responsible Management (FARM) Program, administered by the National Milk Producers Federation (NMPF), is assuming management of the Farm Smart Program, previously managed by Dairy Management, Inc. Farm Smart, an environmental ste... Read More

(Video) Leidner Hopes To Leave His Mark

Chicago-This will be the final go around for Minnesota Senior Quarterback Mitch Leidner. The native of Lakeville, Minnesota is heading into his final season with the Gophers.  Last year he played through ligament damage in his toes to lead Minnesota... Read More

Authorities identify 2 people killed in small plane crash

LESHARA, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities have identified the two people who were killed in a weekend plane crash in eastern Nebraska. The Saunders County Sheriff's office says 61-year-old Ron Panting of Papillion and 27-year-old Michael Trubilla both died... Read More

High Caterpillar Populations in Corn, Soybeans and Cotton

ROCKVILLE, Md. (DTN) -- It's a good year to be a caterpillar. Bollworm populations are thriving in the Midsouth, and entomologists from Michigan, Ohio, Indiana and New York are reporting higher than normal numbers of western bean cutworm. Growers wh... Read More