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Northeast showcases agriculture, applied technology programs at Husker Harvest Days

GRAND ISLAND, NE – The “world’s largest totally irrigated farm show” served as a perfect backdrop for Northeast Community College to showcase one of its newest programs as well as its students... Read More

Early sugar beet harvest to run smoothly into regular harvest

Early harvest of the sugar beet crop has been underway since Sept. 4. The weather has been mild and hot, but the beets haven’t been affected. “Weather doesn’t really affect us in early harvest, as we only purchase enough beets to say ahead o... Read More

(Audio) Vala's  Adds Fireworks and  Apples To Pumpkin Patch

(click here to hear interview or go to podcast page)     Vala's Pumpkin  Patch has added Friday night fireworks and an apple orchard  to its list of activities this year.     Kyla Vala Shaver says more kids act... Read More

Sen. Fischer talks trade, Opioid Crisis, Prescription drug costs and Future Senate topics with RRN

U.S. Sen. Deb Fischer touched on several topics in an interview with the Rural Radio Network at the KRVN Radio studios on Thursday September 20th.   KRVN News Director Dave Schroeder hosted the interview.  International trade is an issue she close... Read More

Meadow Grove man killed in crash near Wayne

WAYNE, Neb. (AP) _ A Meadow Grove man has died in a three-vehicle crash near Wayne. According to reports, the crash happened about 2 p.m. Wednesday on Highway 35 about four miles west of Wayne. The Wayne County Sheriff's Office says three vehicles co... Read More

(AUDIO) Bancroft-Rosalie holding school musical this weekend

Bancroft-Rosalie's School Musical The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee is taking place this weekend. Director Daniel Bridges. "We'll be performing at 2:00 on Sunday afternoon at the Bancroft-Rosalie there. And pretty excited. We actually have a... Read More

This week in history:  Farm Aid III fills Memorial Stadium

The year: 1987.   The venue: Memorial Stadium. The lineup included Wille Nelson, Neil Young, Vince Gill, among others. The purpose was was to save the family farm. ---- September 19th was the 31st anniversary of Farm Aid III,  an e... Read More

WP Optimist Club Updated On Rachel's  Challenge

The West Point Optimist Club held its monthly meeting Wednesday at  Pizza Ranch.     Members heard from St  Paul PTO President Rene Schmid, who shared information on the recent school  assembly on Rachel's Challenge, an anti-bul... Read More

(AUDIO) West Point Woman appears on Wheel of Fortune

West Point-Beemer Elementary School Teacher Tina Johnson was on the popular television game show Wheel of Fortune recently. Johnson says the game itself didn't go as well as she would have liked, but it was still a great experience. "Unfortunately, I... Read More

(Audio) Antique Auction To Be Held In South Sioux City

(click  here or go to podcasts to hear interview with Stacy Tracy)     Taylor  and Martin will be holding an antique auction Wednesday night at 6 p.m. at the fairgrounds in South Sioux City.  It'll be kicked off with a social re... Read More

(Audio)  ESU Updates West Point Beemer School Board On P2T

(click here or go to podcasts to hear interview with DJ Weddle)   The West Point Beemer school board was updated on the Pathways To Tomorrow (P2T) program at last night's meeting.  Mary Janata with ESU 2 says the program continues to grow... Read More