Rain Keeps Riders Stuck At Cuming County Fairgrounds

More than 300 riders on three separate trail rides are on their way to Omaha as part of the River City Rodeo and Stock Show. About 40 riders are participating in the Northeast Nebraska trail ride, whi... Read More

Politicians Gather In New GOP Office In West Point

State Senator Lydia Brasch, Congressman Jeff Fortenberry,  Republican Gubernatorial Candidate Pete Ricketts and his running mate Mike Foley gathered in West Point Tuesday for the opening of a new campaign office for Brasch and Ricketts. About thr... Read More

Facing Likely Defeat, EPA Abandons Key Farm Case in West Virginia

WASHINGTON, D.C., September 22, 2014 -- The EPA’s decision not to appeal a key federal ruling in favor of West Virginia farmer Lois Alt highlights the cynicism that drives the agency’s water agenda, the American Farm Bureau said today. The U.S... Read More

 USDA Weekly Crop Progress Corn 7% Harvested; Soybeans 3%

OMAHA (DTN) -- Forty-two percent of the nation's corn crop had reached maturity as of Sept. 21 and 7% of the crop had been harvested, according to USDA's latest weekly Crop Progress and Condition reports. The maturity percentage rose 15 percentage p... Read More

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WHO Monitoring New Threat to Animal Health and the Poultry Industry

A new strain of bird flu is being closely monitored by the World Health Organization and other groups on animal health as it is being considered a new threat to animal health and the poultry industry. the H5N6 strain of avian influenza first reported... Read More

Ricketts And Brasch Open New Campaign Office In West Point This Morning

Republican gubernatorial candidate Pete Ricketts and his running mate Mike Foley will join State Senator Lydia Brasch in West Point this morning for the grand opening of their new campaign office at 130 East Walnut. Also joining them will be Congr... Read More

Woodhead to miss rest of the year

Chargers coach Mike McCoy says running back Danny Woodhead has a broken lower right leg and will miss the rest of the season. Woodhead was hurt on the first drive of the Chargers' 22-10 win at Buffalo. He was stopped after a 1-yard gain by diving def... Read More

General Mills Shareholders Urged to Vote Against No GMO Proposal

Shareholders of General Mills are set to vote Tuesday  on a company proposal to remove genetically modified organisms from its products. The National Center for Public Policy Research is urging the investors to vote down the proposal during the annu... Read More

DAILY CASH GRAIN BIDS FOR MONDAY SEPT 22, 2014

Central Valley Ag Humphrey     Corn -    308    Beans - 863 Oakland    Corn -    288    Beans - 855 Tekamah    Corn -    274    Beans - 855 West Point    Corn -    294    Beans - 858 East Grain Hub    Corn ... Read More

Killer Found Dead In Cell

A 58-year-old Nebraska man who had been sentenced to life in prison for killing his ex-wife and his divorce lawyer last November has been found dead in his cell. Prison officials said Michael Petersen was found shortly after 6 a.m. Monday, and ef... Read More