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Lancers release season schedule

RALSTON, NE – The Omaha Lancers, in conjunction with the United States Hockey League, have released their full schedule for the 30th anniversary season which begins on Friday, September 25th on the ... Read More

Creighton Men's Soccer Ranked Sixth in Preseason NSCAA Top 25 Poll

Kansas City, Mo. - The Creighton men's soccer team enters 2015 ranked sixth in the NSCAA's (National Soccer Coaches Association of America) Preseason Top 25 Poll released on Monday, August 3. Fifth-year head coach Elmar Bolowich leads Creighton... Read More

Creighton Men's Basketball Announces Non-Conference Schedule

OMAHA, Neb. -- Head coach Greg McDermott announced the non-conference schedule for the 2015-16 Creighton men’s basketball team on Friday. Eight home games, two contests in Las Vegas at the 2015 MGM Grand Main Event and road tests at Indiana, Loyola... Read More

Beckner Named Assistant Coach at Nebraska

Lincoln - University of Nebraska men’s basketball coach Tim Miles announced Saturday the hiring of Phil Beckner as an assistant coach for the Husker basketball program. Beckner joins the Nebraska coaching staff after spending the 2014-15 season ... Read More

July survey suggests economic slowdown ahead for Midwest

A July survey suggests there will be slow to no economic growth over the next three to six months in nine Midwest and Plains states. A survey report issued Monday says the overall Mid-America Business Conditions Index slumped to 50.6 in July from... Read More

Lawsuit hatched over Nebraska woman's backyard chickens

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ A Nebraska woman's six backyard chickens have ruffled her neighbors, who want a judge to force her to immediately get rid of the birds. Stacy Williams has chicken coops, a compost pile and a fruit and vegetable garden in her bac... Read More

Crop Progress/Condition Report

Nebraska For the week ending August 2, 2015, most of Nebraska received one inch of rain or less, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. The lack of rainfall contributed to dryland stress in some areas, although irrigated... Read More

Patrol says 1 dead, 4 hurt in crash near Ashland

ASHLAND, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities have identified a man killed in a single-vehicle rollover crash on Interstate 80 in eastern Nebraska. The Nebraska State Patrol says 35-year-old Ka Paw Shee, of Omaha, was a passenger in the vehicle traveling westb... Read More

DAILY CASH GRAIN BIDS FOR MONDAY AUG 01, 2015

Central Valley Ag Humphrey     Corn –    327    Beans – 890 Oakland    Corn –    323    Beans – 890 Tekamah    Corn –    323    Beans – 890 West Point    Corn –    323    Beans – 890 East Grai... Read More

Wet Harvest Possible With El Nino

Wide swings in precipitation during the upcoming fall and winter due to El Nino have weather agency forecasters cautious about the impact on harvest conditions, river flow and fire potential in the upper Missouri River basin. The region extends from ... Read More

RFA Applauds EPA for Recalculating 2014 Ethanol Export Estimates

Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) President and CEO Bob Dinneen applauded a recent decision by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to recalculate its ethanol export estimates for 2014. In a memorandum, which was placed on the RVO docket on July... Read More