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Shareholders File Class Action Suit Against Chipotle

A New York law firm last week announced it would lead a class action lawsuit against Chipotle by the company’s shareholders. The lawsuit was filed against Chipotle Mexican Grill and its officers, on... Read More

Hubbard man sentenced for killing estranged wife in Iowa

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) _ A Northeast Nebraska man found guilty of second-degree murder in northwest Iowa for the death of his estranged wife has been sentenced to 50 years in prison. Rogelio Morales, of Hubbard, was found guilty last month of killi... Read More

(Audio) August Learning Circle Dates Announced For Women Farmers And Landowners

(click on podcasts to hear interview with Kirstin Bailey with the Center For Rural Affairs in Lyons)   Women farmers and landowners are invited to attend a series of learning circles next month.   The learning circles  are peer... Read More

(Audio) Official Ground-Breaking For New American Veterans Park In West Point

(Click on news/podcast tab above to hear comments from the ceremony)   The official ground-breaking ceremony was held for the new American Veterans Park on Main Street in West Point on Friday.   Phil Burns, chairman of the board... Read More

City of Pierce imposes watering restrictions

PIERCE, Neb. (AP) _ A Northeast Nebraska city has placed water restrictions on residents. According to reports, the city of Pierce has imposed lawn watering rules: Residents who live on the even side of a street may water only on even-numbered day... Read More

Kathol named new vice president at Northeast Community College

NORFOLK, NE – Northeast Community College has named Lyle Kathol as its new vice president of educational services. He has been serving as interim vice president since April. In his new role, Kathol will oversee the Educational Services Division ... Read More

Rural Banker Survey Index Drops Dramatically in July

Drought conditions in some areas and weak grain prices are among factors weighing heavily on the rural economy in parts of 10 Plains and Western states. The overall Rural Mainstreet Index for the region plummeted to 40.7 in July from June's index... Read More

(UPDATE) South Dakota teen killed in Northeast Nebraska crash Identified

Update: BRUNSWICK, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities have released the name of a South Dakota teenager who died after a car accident in northeast Nebraska. He's been identified as 16-year-old Jordan Rossiter, who lived in Yankton. The accident was rep... Read More

(UPDATE) Motorcyclist killed in collision with semitrailer identified

Update: VALLEY, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities in eastern Nebraska have identified a man killed in a motorcycle crash. The Nebraska State Patrol says 24-year-old Blake Escamilla, of Fremont, died when the motorcycle he was driving collided with a semitra... Read More

Traveling 9/11 memorial to make appearance in Nebraska

A national memorial for thousands of service members killed after the September 11, 2001, attacks will be making its debut in Nebraska before traveling throughout the country. The Lincoln Journal Star reports that the Remembering Our Fallen Nation... Read More

(Audio) Cattle At Risk Under High Heat Index

(click on news/podcast tab above to hear interview with Mary Drewnoski)   Humans are better at coping with a high heat index than cattle. Especially if it's in combination with high humidity and low wind speed.   Debbie Drewnosk... Read More