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Kansas Farm Bureau unites farmers and foodies at Zest and Zing event

MANHATTAN, KAN. – More than 100 foodies and farmers attended “Zest and Zing” April 30 at Abode Venue in Wichita. This event offered foodies the opportunity to meet the farmers who grow their foo... Read More

Senators Vote Down Wind Energy Credits

A bill designed to attract more wind farms to Nebraska has stalled in the Legislature. Conservative senators mounted a filibuster Tuesday to block the proposed tax credit, arguing that the state shouldn't subsidize wind energy. Senators voted 30-... Read More

Day One of Kansas Wheat Tour Shows Stressed Fields

Crop scouts on the 2015 Hard Red Winter Wheat Tour reported that fields of stunted, stressed wheat were the norm Tuesday as they made their way west from Manhattan toward Colby, Kansas. In many instances, the crop appearance and yield estimates mirr... Read More

High School Soccer Scores

Tuesday (05/05/2015) Bellevue East 3, Papillion-LaVista 2 Blair 3, Omaha Roncalli Catholic 0 Columbus Scotus 4, Schuyler 1 Gretna 5, Waverly 0 Hastings 5, York 0 Lexington 10, Scottsbluff 0 Lincoln North Star 1, Grand Island 0 Millard West ... Read More

NBA Scores and Schedule

NBA PLAYOFFS Tuesday, May 5= Atlanta 106, Washington 90, series tied 1-1 Memphis 97, Golden State 90, series tied 1-1 Wednesday, May 6= Chicago at Cleveland, 7 p.m. L.A. Clippers at Houston, 9:30 p.m.  ...... Read More

NHL Scores

Tuesday, May 5= Chicago 1, Minnesota 0, Chicago leads series 3-0 Calgary 4, Anaheim 3, OT, Anaheim leads series 2-1 Wednesday, May 6= N.Y. Rangers at Washington, 7:30 p.m. Montreal at Tampa Bay, 7 p.m.        ..... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

INTERLEAGUE N-Y Mets 3 Baltimore 2 Wednesday's Games= Baltimore (U.Jimenez 2-1) at N.Y. Mets (deGrom 2-3), 7:10 p.m. AMERICAN LEAGUE= Tuesday's Games= N.Y. Yankees 6, Toronto 3 N.Y. Mets 3, Baltimore 2 Boston 2, Tampa Bay 0 Kansas Ci... Read More

(Video) Dawson County Ag Groups Donate Beef To Area Schools

The Dawson County Cattlemen and Farm Bureau joined forces along with Tyson Fresh Meats to offer the beef as part of a healthy and nutritious lunch.   Dawson County Farm Bureau President Britt Anderson says the idea came from a county office in West... Read More

US trade deficit jumps to 6-year high of $51.4 billion

WASHINGTON (AP) _ The U.S. trade deficit in March jumped to the highest level in more than six years as a small increase in exports was swamped by a flood of imports from autos to cellphones. The Commerce Department says the deficit rose to $51.4 ... Read More

Energy-producing states blast Obama climate change plan

WASHINGTON (AP) _ Attorneys general from two energy-producing states say the Obama administration's far-reaching plan to address climate change would cause job losses and lead to higher electricity prices. West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Mo... Read More

Kansas and Missouri beef farmers cashing in on high prices

LA CYGNE, Kan. (AP) _ If beef is on the menu, firing up the grill this year will cost you more than ever before. And not just a bit more. The average price of a sirloin steak is up almost 20 percent from a year ago. An 8-ounce filet mignon costs ... Read More