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Royals Trade For Zobrist

Kansas City continued to bolster its  team this week as they have acquired infielder Ben Zobrist from the Oakland Athletics. In return Oakland gets pitching prospects Sean Manaea and Aaron Brooks. Th... Read More

Man dies in accident

A 30-year old Papillion man died after his vehicle rammed the back of a semi-tractor trailer in Saunders County. The Omaha World-Herald reports Stanley Bane was traveling 90 mph. The driver of the semi was uninjured....... Read More

DuPont Trims Outlook on Ag Sector Weakness

Chemical company DuPont has seen shares tumble, after it trimmed its full-year earnings forecast, lowering expectations for sales in its farm segment due to "continuing weakness in global agricultural markets". The US conglomerate, for which relie... Read More

Woman critically injured in wreck

A 21-year old Papillion woman sustained critical injuries in a two-vehicle accident Sunday night at the Douglas-Sarpy County Line. The Omaha World-Herald reports Cayla Hawkins was transported to Nebraska Medical Center in critical condition. Th... Read More

Man in critical condition after being shot in leg

A 27-year old man was listed in critical condition on Monday after being shot in the backyard of a northeast Omaha house on Sunday. According to the Omaha World-Herald, Ran'dell Busch was transported with life threatening injuries to Creighton Uni... Read More

NCGA tells EPA to “Stay the Course” on Renewable Fuel Standard

In comments submitted to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Monday, the National Corn Growers Association highlighted the importance of the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) and urged the Agency to restore the 2014-16 corn ethanol volume to statut... Read More

Trade Policy Talks, Priorities Take Center Stage at USGC Annual Meeting

MONTREAL, CANADA – U.S. Grains Council (USGC) delegates received powerful insights into the global grain trade and trade policy’s role in the future dynamics of the market during Monday's opening general session. Informa Economics Vice Presid... Read More

Eight applicants for legislative seat

There are eight applicants for the South Omaha legislative seat vacated by State Senator Jeremy Nordquist. The Omaha World-Herald reports the candidates include John Synowiecki, Anthony Vargas, Zachary Wyatt-Gomez, Bill Steckis, Darren Garrean, Vi... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

INTERLEAGUE Monday's Games Baltimore 2 Atlanta 1, 11 Innings Arizona 4 Seattle 3, 10 Innings Tuesday's Games Atlanta (Teheran 6-5) at Baltimore (U.Jimenez 7-6), 7:05 p.m. Philadelphia (Morgan 1-2) at Toronto (Doubront 1-0), 7:07 p.m. Pittsbu... Read More


LINCOLN - “Nebraska Agriculture,” a video commissioned by the Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) and viewed by thousands on YouTube and at the Nebraska State Fair, recently was named a Golden ARC award winner by a national agriculture profe... Read More