McPherson Rejects Calls To Step Down

A Nebraska education member is refusing to leave office despite a vote from his colleagues that called for his resignation after racist content appeared on his blog. The Nebraska State Board of Ed... Read More

Smith Stands for Nebraska Agriculture at Trade Hearing

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) participated today in a House Ways and Means Committee hearing on the U.S. trade policy agenda.  In the hearing, Smith raised concerns to U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman about workforce d... Read More

ASA to EPA: Where Are Your Renewable Fuel Priorities?

WASHINGTON (January 27, 2015) – The farmer leaders of the American Soybean Association (ASA) today voiced their exasperation, confusion and anger at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency following an announcement that the EPA will ... Read More

Saunders County Livestock Association Summary

About 550 people attended the Saunders County Livestock Association banquet Tuesday night. It was held at the Starlite Ballroom near Wahoo. Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts spoke following dinner, touching on two familiar themes: The negative effec... Read More

Wisner-Pilger Defeats Clarkson-Leigh In Basketball

Wisner-Pilger's boys and girls defeated Clarkson-Leigh in  basketball action Tuesday night in games heard on 107.9 the Bull. Click on sports/podcast above to hear Tom McMahon's interviews with the coaches....... Read More

Some Activists Oppose Ag Director's Reappointment

Animal welfare advocates are urging Nebraska lawmakers to oppose the governor's reappointment of the state agriculture director. Testifiers accused the department Tuesday of failing to enforce punishments against commercial breeders who mistreat dog... Read More

St. Francis CEO Briggs Will Retire In May

Ronald O. Briggs, MHA, FACHE, President and CEO of St. Francis Memorial Hospital since 1995, announced his retirement effective May 1. Briggs is wrapping up a 44 year career in healthcare. He began as a respiratory therapist before entering health a... Read More

Governors Speak At Saunders County Livestock Assoc. Banquet

About 550 people attended the Saunders County Livestock Association banquet Tuesday night. It was held at the Starlite Ballroom near Wahoo. Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts spoke following dinner, touching on two familiar themes:  The negative effe... Read More

NBA Scores and Schedule

NBA Tuesday's Games= Toronto 104, Indiana 91 Milwaukee 109, Miami 102 Cleveland 103, Detroit 95 Memphis 109, Dallas 90 Chicago 113, Golden State 111, OT Washington 98, L.A. Lakers 92 Wednesday's Games= Detroit at Philadelphia, 7 p.m. Po... Read More

NHL Scores

NHL Tuesday's Games= Philadelphia 4, Arizona 3, SO N.Y. Islanders 4, N.Y. Rangers 1 Pittsburgh 5, Winnipeg 3 Columbus 4, Washington 3 Carolina 4, Tampa Bay 2 Montreal 3, Dallas 2 Detroit 5, Florida 4 Nashville 4, Colorado 3, OT Calgary 4,... Read More

Proposed egg farm drawing complaints in Turner County

PARKER, S.D. (AP) _ A Sioux Falls-based company hopes to more than double the number of egg-laying hens in South Dakota by opening a large chicken operation near Parker. Sonstegard Foods hopes to put 6 million birds on a farm in Turner County. Sup... Read More