class="page page-id-544 page-parent page-template page-template-page-templatesnews-php group-blog masthead-fixed full-width singular wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-4.3.4 vc_responsive"
(AUDIO) Gov. Ricketts Reveals Sesquicentennial License Plate Design

GRAND ISLAND – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts and First Lady Susanne Shore revealed the design for the Nebraska Sesquicentennial Commission’s special issue license plate. The design for the Nebr... Read More

2 of 3 men charged in Nebraska ATM theft plead guilty

WAYNE, Neb. (AP) _ Two men accused of stealing an ATM from a northeast Nebraska bank have taken deals and pleaded guilty. A sentencing hearing is scheduled on Nov. 4 for 22-year-old Cody Murphree and 23-year-old Jacob Christiansen, both of Norfolk... Read More

West Point-Beemer set to take on North Bend Central Friday night

Friday night's High School Football game on 107.9 the Bull features West Point-Beemer against North Bend Central. West Point-Beemer Head Coach Nate Blankenship says the Tigers have good size. "Yeah they look like they're big all across the boa... Read More

ND Judge Will Decide WOTUS Fate

A federal court in North Dakota will decide whether an injunction it issued last week to stop implementation of the waters of the United States rule in 13 states will apply to all 50 states. Immediately following the U.S. District Court for the Dist... Read More

U.S. ethanol industry sputters on cheap gas prices

The closure of two ethanol plants this week and proposed sale of a third highlight the growing challenges faced by small producers located far from cheap feedstock supplies in the U.S. Corn Belt, as demand for alternative fuels heads lower. Profit... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

September 2nd INTERLEAGUE Final Texas 4 San Diego 3, 10 Innings AMERICAN LEAGUE< Final L.A. Angels 9 Oakland 4 Final N-Y Yankees 13 Boston 8 Final Baltimore 7 Tampa Bay 6, 11 Innings Final Toronto 5 Cleveland 1 Final Minnesota 3 Ch... Read More

Boone County man gets jail, probation for neglecting horses

PETERSBURG, Neb. (AP) _ A man has been given probation and six months in jail instead of the 60 days that prosecutors recommended as part of a plea agreement with a man convicted of neglecting horses on his Boone County property. According to repo... Read More

Syngenta Seeks to Appease Angered Investors

Syngenta AG, which fended off a $47 billion takeover approach from Monsanto Co., moved to shore up investor support for its independence with a plan to buy back more than $2 billion of shares and sell a vegetable-seeds business. The Swiss make... Read More

Nebraska city switching utilities to get better rates

SOUTH SIOUX CITY, Neb. (AP) _ One northeast Nebraska city will get electricity from a different utility as part of an effort to get better rates and more renewable power. South Sioux City decided to start buying power from Lincoln Electric System ... Read More

Dodge County Assessor arrested shortly after resigning

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) _ A Dodge County official who resigned Wednesday has been accused of using an official credit card to fill her own gas tank. Dodge County's Assessor Brittny King resigned Wednesday morning during a contentious meeting where coun... Read More

ISU Women Picked No. 1 Nationally, Men Ranked No. 25

AMES, Iowa - The Iowa State women’s cross country team will open the 2015 season as the No. 1 program in the nation, the United State Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced Tuesday afternoon. The Cyclone men are... Read More