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(Video) Frost Looks For Improvements For Blackshirts

As Nebraska head coach Scott Frost gets ready for his second year in Lincoln the Huskers find themselves a popular pick to win the Big Ten West. There is plenty of reason for excitement for the Big Re... Read More

Canal breach threatens irrigation season for Nebraska, Wyoming Ag Producers

A breach on the Ft. Laramie Canal in Wyoming south of Ft. Laramie will force a stop to irrigation water deliveries for North Platte Valley ag producers on the south side of the river in both Wyoming and Nebraska. Jay Dallman, Public Affairs Repres... Read More

USDA Announces $16 Million Funding Opportunity to Support Socially Disadvantaged and Veteran Farmers and Ranchers

The U.S. Department of Agriculture today announced up to $16 million in available funding to help socially disadvantaged and veteran farmers and ranchers own and operate successful farms. Funding is made through the USDA’s Outreach and Assistance f... Read More

50 Years Later, Hot Dogs are Still Out of this World

This week as the United States commemorates 50 years since the Apollo 11 astronauts landed on the moon, the National Hot Dog and Sausage Council (NHDSC) celebrates one of the first foods eaten by Neil A. Armstrong and Edwin E. “Buzz” Aldrin Jr. o... Read More

(AUDIO) Potential Heat Stress this Week

The July weather pattern is posing to offer challenges this week for feedlot operators and cattle producers. Above average rain fall across the state has created greater humidity and has deteriorated pen conditions.  The seven-day forecast is callin... Read More

Day 12, Kansas Wheat Harvest Report

This is day 12 of the Kansas Wheat Harvest Reports, brought to you by the Kansas Wheat Commission, Kansas Association of Wheat Growers and the Kansas Grain and Feed Association. Wheat harvest is wrapping up in central Kansas and in full swing ... Read More

Man takes plea deal in Stanton County crash death

STANTON, Neb. (AP) _ The defendant in the crash death of a 22-year-old man in northeast Nebraska has taken a plea deal. According to reports, 25-year-old Tucker Lanz, of Norfolk, pleaded no contest Tuesday to felony vehicular homicide. Prosecutors ha... Read More

Recent local Hwy 26 break-ups not a sign of future infrastructure failure

Nebraska Department of Transportation officials say a series of recent pavement fractures on Highway 26 in Scotts Bluff County isn't an epidemic, nor is it a symptom of problems with roadway construction. Two concrete break-ups near Morrill and on... Read More

Funding Deadline Soon For Farm Rain Gullies

Nebraska farmers have until July 19th to apply for funding via a new pilot program to help repair ephemeral gullies on their fields. Ephemeral gullies are those areas in fields where small gullies appear after heavy rains. Nebraska is one of five sta... Read More

Minden, Nebr. Native Named Angus Regional Manager

Levi Landers, a Minden, Nebraska, native, has been selected as the American Angus Association® regional manager for Nebraska and Colorado. He joins the Association from American Hereford Association where he has been a field manager for Nebraska, S... Read More

(AUDIO) Cuming County Planning Commission approves second application from Bluestem Energy Solutions for Single Wind Turbine Facility

The Cuming County Planning Commission approved Bluestem Energy Solution's reapplication for a conditional use permit for a single wind turbine facility to be built in Cuming County by a 5-2 vote at Monday night's meeting. The Cuming County Board of S... Read More