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NeFB Young Farmers and Ranchers Maintain Optimism

The future of agriculture relies upon the ability of young people to maintain and grow their farms and ranches. While the recent downturn in the agricultural economy could lead one to be pessimistic a... Read More

Companies Will Wait for GMO Labeling Rules

Rules for labeling foods made with genetically modified organisms (GMO) will be drafted by USDA and food companies are waiting to see what the rules will look like before modifying their existing labeling policies. "We look forward to reviewing the ... Read More

TPP On Agenda for Obama Confab With Mexico's President

Trade issues, including the controversial Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement, are expected to be high on the agenda when President Barack Obama meets Mexico's Enrique Pena Nieto on Friday. "I would anticipate that the two leaders will s... Read More

(AUDIO) Spring Weather Brought Crop Damage And So Could Summer Heat

The 2016 growing season brought several crop damaging weather events. Not all areas impacted across the state, but summer heat can be just as worrisome. Spring storms brought flooding, wind and hail – all taking their tole on fields. Dr. Roger E... Read More

(AUDIO) Kingsley Dam and Lake McConaughy Turns 75

The Kingsley Dam and Lake McConaughy are having their 75 anniversary of completion on July 23. Several different activities are taking place to celebrate. A dinner was held on Friday night to kick off the festivities. In attendance were two women... Read More

Major League Baseball

INTERLEAGUE= Final San Francisco 2 N-Y Yankees 1, 12 Innings AMERICAN LEAGUE= Detroit at Chi White Sox 2:10 p.m. Final Seattle 14 Toronto 5 Final Baltimore 5 Cleveland 2 Final Houston 7 L.A. Angels 2 Final Minnesota 11 Boston 9 ... Read More

Excessive Heat Warning Continues Today

An excessive heat warning remains in effect one more day in northeast Nebraska and western Iowa. The National Weather Service has extended it until 7 p.m. tonight. Temperatures will cimb into the lower and mid 90's during the afternoon. That, c... Read More

University of Nebraska Engineers Develop Drone to Ignite Prescribed Burns

OMAHA (DTN) -- Ranchers who use prescribed burns to control invasive plant species on their pastures could soon receive some help from above. Researchers at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln have developed a prototype unmanned aerial vehicle -- com... Read More

$38.5M bond measure part of school districts' merger plan

OAKLAND, Neb. (AP) _ A $38.5 million bond measure will be presented to voters as part of a merger plan by two northeast Nebraska school districts. According to reports, school boards for the Oakland-Craig and Tekamah-Herman school districts voted ... Read More

Walt named new men's hockey assistant coach at Midland

FREMONT, Neb. – The Midland University men's hockey program has named Jarret Walt as its new assistant coach. The former Warrior center will join head coach Jason Cirone on the bench beginning in the 2016-17 season this fall. "Retaining Jarr... Read More

WSC men's basketball program hosting Elite Camp July 30th

The Wayne State College men's basketball program will host an Elite Camp on Saturday, July 30th in Rice Auditorium on the Wayne State campus for players in grades 9-12. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. with the first session of the camp running fr... Read More