USDA Disaster Assistance to Help Thousands of Honeybee, Livestock and Farm-Raised Fish Producers

WASHINGTON, Nov. 24, 2014 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA today announced that nearly 2,500 applicants will receive disaster assistance through the Emergency Assistance for Livestock, Hon... Read More

Switching to soybeans? Make sure fields are ready.

INDIANAPOLIS — Nov. 24, 2014 — Thinking about putting soybeans back into your rotation next season? If you’ve been following a corn-on-corn cropping strategy in recent years, plan ahead to make sure your fields are ready for the switch to so... Read More

West Point Theater Sells Its 100,000th Ticket

  The  West Point Community Theater last week sold their 100-thousandth movie ticket to DesiRae Svehle from Snyder. She has won a free movie pass and popcorn each movie weekend for a year. "Some where back in our thoughts we thought it... Read More

Immigration Orders Won’t Help Milk Producers

Last week’s announcement of executive orders on immigration will not help the future needs of dairy farmers, according to the National Milk Producers Federation. President and CEO Jim Mulhern said "We still need congressional action." Mulhern said ... Read More

Cady Leads Huskers To Win

Lincoln, Neb. - Emily Cady scored a career-high 25 points and added nine rebounds as No. 16 Nebraska rolled to a 66-43 women's basketball win over Utah on Sunday afternoon at the Bob Devaney Sports Center. The Huskers, who played their first game on ... Read More

NHL Scores

NHL Sunday's Games= St. Louis 4, Winnipeg 2 N.Y. Rangers 5, Montreal 0 Anaheim 2, Arizona 1 Vancouver 4, Chicago 1 Monday's Games= Pittsburgh at Boston, 7 p.m. Philadelphia at N.Y. Islanders, 7 p.m. Ottawa at Detroit, 7:30 p.m. Minnesot... Read More

NBA Scores and Schedule

NBA Sunday's Games= Memphis 107, L.A. Clippers 91 Miami 94, Charlotte 93 Portland 94, Boston 88 Golden State 91, Oklahoma City 86 Denver 101, L.A. Lakers 94, OT Monday's Games= Portland at Philadelphia, 7 p.m. L.A. Clippers at Charlotte,... Read More

Oregon GMO ballot Heads to Likely Recount

The Oregon GMO labeling fight is not over yet as the ballot issue appears headed for a recount. The Oregonian reports new totals show the initiative losing by fewer than 1,500 votes. Measure 92 moved into range of an automatic recount after Multnomah... Read More

FSA Holds Educational Meeting On Farm Bill Today In West Point

The Farm Service Agency and University of Nebraska Extension will hold an educational meeting in West Point from 1 -4  today at the Nielsen Community Center. Cuming County FSA Executive Director Don Kampschneider says the meeting is one of severa... Read More

Huskers Fall to Rhode Island in OT, 66-62

Kingston, R.I. – Shavon Shields had 25 points and nine rebounds, but Jared Terrell scored six of his 12 points in overtime, lifting the Rams to a 66-62 win over No. 21 Nebraska Saturday night. Shields turned in a strong performance in a losing e... Read More

Husker Block Party Spurs Senior Night Sweep

LINCOLN - Behind the dynamic defensive duo of Cecilia Hall and Amber Rolfzen, the No. 11 Nebraska volleyball team posted a 25-23, 25-20, 25-21 sweep against Michigan on Senior Night at the Bob Devaney Sports Center on Saturday. The Huskers (20-7,... Read More