NAWG Weekly Update

NAWG President Blankenship Attends White House Briefing On Tuesday, NAWG’s newly elected president Brett Blankenship attended a briefing at the White House with senior Administration officials to d... Read More

Statement on Budget from John D. Floros, Director of K-State Research and Extension

MANHATTAN, Kan. – As explained in today’s statement from Kansas State University President Kirk Schulz, the Education Subcommittee of the Senate Committee on Ways and Means in the Kansas Legislature issued its recommendations yesterday for fiscal... Read More

Columbus man apprehended in threats case

  A 23-year-old Columbus man was taken into custody Friday afternoon at a Columbus house that was surrounded by law enforcement for several hours. Stephen Knott was being sought in connections with threats made early Friday morning and a Platte... Read More


Central Valley Ag Humphrey     Corn -    352    Beans - 918 Oakland    Corn -    347    Beans - 918 Tekamah    Corn -    347    Beans - 918 West Point    Corn -    352    Beans - 918 East Grain Hub    Corn ... Read More

Nebraska, Kansas & Colorado Continue Cooperation with Water Agreement

(Manhattan, Kan.) Today, reflecting the continued spirit of cooperation, Colorado, Kansas and Nebraska, along with the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, have reached an agreement that will ensure more certainty to the basin’s water users in both Nebraska... Read More

Huskers poised for conference wrestling meet

The Nebraska wrestling team heads to Columbus, Ohio over the weekend for the Big Ten Championships at St. John Arena. The conference tournament begins on Saturday at 9 a.m. (CT) with the first session. Session II, also on Saturday, starts at 5 p.m... Read More

Windbreak Workshop Hosted by Nebraska Forest Service at Upper Big Blue NRD

The Upper Big Blue NRD and the Nebraska Forest Service will be hosting a free Windbreak Workshop on March 20, 2015, at the Upper Big Blue NRD Office in York from  9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon.   The York office is located at 105 N. Lincoln Avenue. &n... Read More

Nebraska Medicaid Losses Top $400 Million

Lyons, Nebraska - Since Jan 1, 2014, Nebraska has been forfeiting $930,096 per day in federal funds that could provide health insurance for over 54,000 low-income, working Nebraska families and individuals. OnMarch 6th, the amount of forfeited feder... Read More

ARC or PLC? Free Webinar March 12 to Address Farm Bill Programs

Helping farmers choose the right farm bill risk coverage package will be the topic of a free DTN webinar March 12, co-sponsored by the National Corn Growers Association. Farmers and ranchers will have to decide soon which risk coverage package is ... Read More

NBA Scores and Schedule

NBA Thursday's Games= Chicago 108, Oklahoma City 105 Portland 94, Dallas 75 Friday's Games= Utah at Philadelphia, 7 p.m. Miami at Washington, 7 p.m. Sacramento at Orlando, 7 p.m. Chicago at Indiana, 7 p.m. Toronto at Charlotte, 7 p.m. C... Read More