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Midwest Farmers Cooperative Breaks Ground on Shuttle Facility

Syracuse, NE will be the home of the new Midwest Farmers Cooperative Grain Shuttle Facility. Tuesday, a groundbreaking was held for the new facility, which will feature over 2 million bushels uprig... Read More

2016 Dairy Margin Program Sign-Up Begins This Week

Sign-ups for the 2016 Dairy Margin Protection Program begin July 1. A U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) news release says the voluntary program provides financial assistance to participating dairy operations when the margin – the difference bet... Read More

Ostrander leads her national team to title

NEW ORLEANS, La. - Alicia Ostrander's U.S. Collegiate National Team squad took first place at the program's round-robin tournament held in conjunction with the USA Volleyball Girls' Junior National Championships. Ostrander's CNT Blue Team defeated... Read More

Two injured in wreck that caused power outage

Power was temporarily knocked out in Arlington and Kennard following a two-vehicle accident Sunday afternoon. The Arlington Citizen reports 67-year old Joann Hilgenkamp, of Omaha, turned in front of a vehicle driven by 83-year old Harold Boettner,... Read More

Valley® Irrigation Appoints Dixon as Vice President of Global Operations

Valley® Irrigation, The Leader in Precision Irrigation®, has appointed Joshua Dixon as the vice president of global operations. An experienced global manufacturing executive, Dixon has extensive knowledge of lean enterprise, supply chain organiz... Read More

Columbus man enters no contest plea to manslaughter charge

The 20-year old Columbus man accused of stabbing and killing his grandma last summer has pled no contest to manslaughter. The Columbus Telegram reports Chase Micklevitz avoided a murder trial by entering the plea. Micklevitz is scheduled to be ... Read More

UNO holding Saturday concert

UNO's Henningson Memorial Campanille is going to be playing classical songs about patriosm, freedom and celebration on Saturday. WOWT reports carillonneur Brent Shaw will perform inside the 168 foot campanile. He will perform a total of 16 song... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

INTERLEAGUE Monday's Games= Cincinnati 11 Minnesota 7 Oakland 7 Colorado 1 Tuesday's Games= Pittsburgh (G.Cole 11-3) at Detroit (Verlander 0-1), 7:08 p.m. Minnesota (P.Hughes 6-6) at Cincinnati (DeSclafani 5-5), 7:10 p.m. Chicago White Sox... Read More

Nebraska Joins Multistate Lawsuit Challenging New EPA WOTUS Rule

Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson joined with Attorneys General from twelve other states in filing a lawsuit against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) over the EPA’s new rule defining ... Read More

Car smashes into West Point home

A car left the highway and crashed into a house near the West Point Super 8 over the weekend. According to West Point News, the homeowners were uninjured. The driver was taken to the hospital. Their condition is unknown....... Read More

(Video) United Suppliers, Land O’Lakes Announce Merger

 Land O’Lakes, Inc. and United Suppliers, Inc. of Ames, Iowa today announced their intent to merge their crop inputs businesses. Together, the two organizations will provide owner customers’ expanded product offerings, enhanced precision agricul... Read More