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Central Valley Ag Humphrey     Corn –    327    Beans – 890 Oakland    Corn –    323    Beans – 890 Tekamah    Corn –    323    Beans – 890 West Point   ... Read More

Assistance Helps Beginning Farmer Improve Operation

A rich background in agriculture helped Wade Kloepping make the decision to come home to Dawson County after college and take over the family farm near Eustis, Nebraska. Two years before graduating from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Kloe... Read More

(Video) Armstrong Ready To Prove Critics Wrong

Fall camp begins this week for the Huskers under new head coach Mike Riley. Junior Tommy Armstrong is back for his third year at Quarterback for the Big Red. Some have doubted his ability to lead Nebraska to the next level. He talked about answering ... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

INTERLEAGUE Houston 4 Arizona 1 Texas 2 San Francisco 1 L.A. Dodgers 5 L.A. Angels 3, 10 Innings AMERICAN LEAGUE Sunday's Games Toronto 5, Kansas City 2 Detroit 6, Baltimore 1 Tampa Bay 4, Boston 3 Houston 4, Arizona 1 N.Y. Yankees 12, Ch... Read More

Americans Favor Farmers and Food During Drought

A new Associated Press-GfK poll finds most Americans think of water as a limited resource that can be depleted if people use too much. The national survey provides a glimpse into how Americans think water should be managed when abnormally dry wea... Read More

Correctionville man who fled area appears in court

A Correctionville , Iowa man appeared in court on Wednesday on a charge of Flight to Avoid Prosecution. According to, Mitchell Meyer was taken into custody in Mexico last month after he spent 16 years on the run to avoid prosecut... Read More

Former CEO arrested

A former Pride Group CEO has been taken into custody after allegedly stealing a John Deere tiller owned by the Le Mars, Iowa company. According to the Le Mars Daily Sentinel,  a warrant was issued 55-year old Michael Porter, of Le Mars, for secon... Read More

Southern Rust and Gray Leaf Spot Increasing in NE Corn

Southern rust (Figure 1 above) continues to be confirmed in samples from numerous counties in eastern and south central Nebraska, as indicated on the IPM PIPE website. The disease has reportedly been confirmed at low incidence and severity in the fie... Read More

Plymouth County, Iowa Fair king and queen crowned

The Plymouth County, Iowa Fair king and queen were crowned on Wednesday. The Le Mars Daily Sentinel reports the new queen is 17-year old Christina Stuerman, of Hinton. The new king is 18-year old Nick Schroeder, of Le Mars. There were a total o... Read More

Authorities announce death of woman

State authorities have announced the death of a woman who died in late April after being struck by a vehicle. The Omaha World-Herald reports 49-year old Elena Castle, of Omaha, was critically injured on April 17th and died 12 days later. Her de... Read More

Omaha man charged with arson after allegedly setting home on fire

A 36-year old Omaha man faces a first-degree arson charge as he is suspected of starting his home on fire after his wife refused his sexual advances. The Omaha World-Herald reports Gilberto Garcia waived a preliminary hearing and is set to stand t... Read More