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Three Council Bluffs Schools to offer free meals

Thomas Jefferson High Kirn Middle, and Hoover Elementary Schools will be offering free breakfast to students come this next school year. According to the Daily Nonpareil, the three schools join eig... Read More

Woman accused of shooting at son's father

A 21-year old Omaha woman has been charged with shooting at the father of her son three times this past weekend. According to the Omaha World-Herald, Princess Williams was ordered held on $150,000 bail on Tuesday. Williams faces unlawful and in... Read More

Soil Sampling Goes High-Tech

Tom McGraw has seen a lot of changes in agriculture over the past six decades, but soil sampling isn't one of them. "We haven't gotten professional enough at it yet," the owner of ag consulting group Tom McGraw Consulting told a crowd gathered for... Read More

(Video) Riley Ready To Get The Season Started

Nebraska Head Coach Mike Riley met with the Media at Big Ten Media Days in Chicago on Friday.  He was asked about coaching players that he didn't recruit.    Video Below. https://youtu.be/9JMfJyzVziY   Riley also spoke about one of ... Read More

Body ID'd

The man whose body was found in the Missouri River on Sunday has been identified. The Omaha World-Herald reports the body was identified as 37-year old Jeffrey Kahler, of Omaha. Foul play is not suspected in the death....... Read More

Army Corps Memos Reveal Dysfunction, Secrecy and Misconduct at EPA, American Farm Bureau Says

A cache of internal memos that federal regulators intended to keep private reveals a culture of secrecy, falsehood and dysfunction that permeated the Waters of the U.S. rulemaking process. Yesterday, the House Committee on Oversight and Government... Read More

(Video) Stave Ready To Lead the Badgers

New Wisconsin head coach Paul Chryst is counting on senior quarterback Joel Stave to be the leader of the Badger offense this fall. While Stave has had some up and downs in his career, his is still 21-7 over the the last three years as a starter. At ... Read More

Research into E. coli Promising

New research could reduce the probability of E.coli in lettuce. Scientists with the US Department of Agriculture have found the bacterium that causes foodborne illness in humans, is more likely to contaminate lettuce when downy mildew is already pres... Read More

Officials investigate death of Iowa man found by motorcycle

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) _ Authorities are investigating the death of a western Iowa man found near a motorcycle. Pottawattamie County Sheriff Jeff Danker says the body of 52-year-old Albert J. Giramonti, of Crescent, was found Tuesday morning in... Read More

Poultry, Africa, and U.S. Exports: 6 Facts About International Ag Development

The USDA Poultry & Egg Export Council knows firsthand how even developing countries can quickly become a major market for agricultural products. “We’re relatively new to exporting,” said Greg Tyler, the council’s vice president of mark... Read More

Anniversary activities being held in Fremont area

Woodcliff Lakes south of Fremont is holding anniversary activities this weekend. The Fremont Tribune reports Friday activities include a free dance from 9:00 p.m.-1:00 a.m. There will be a kids play zone and a beer and brats garden from 11:00 a... Read More