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Nebraska Trial Judges Select Leadership for Upcoming Year

Judges from across the state were elected to lead their respective associations at their annual meetings in Papillion in October. Kearney County District Court Judge Terri S. Harder is pres... Read More

Squires Reaches Milestone With UNK Win

Kearney, Neb. – Middle hitters Josie Cox and Tara Ziegelbein combined for 15 kills and 12 blocks to power seventh-ranked Nebraska Kearney over Southwest Baptist (-12, -19, -13) Friday evening in Bolivar, Mo. UNK (22-1, 9-1) wins a seventh straight... Read More

Nebraska auditor accuses woman of embezzlement

ALVO, Neb.  -- The Nebraska Auditor's Office has accused a woman of embezzling $265,000 from two small communities and is examining spending at a third village where she worked. The Omaha World-Herald reports that 60-year-old Ginger Neuhart has b... Read More

R-Project Transmission Line Question and Answer Session to be Held

DENVER – The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is hosting an informal question and answer session about the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) and supporting draft documents for the Nebraska Public Power District’s (NPPD) 225-mile-long R-... Read More

ASA Supports Congressional Letter’s Charge to Foster Ag Innovation

On Tuesday, October 17th, a bipartisan group of 79 Members of Congress sent a letter to Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue, Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Scott Gottlieb and Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt, urgin... Read More

Unemployment rate for Nebraska remains unchanged from August

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ The Nebraska Labor Department says the state's preliminary unemployment rate remained unchanged in September at 2.8 percent. The department said in a report released Friday that the figure matched that of August, which was als... Read More

USDA Issues Safety-Net Payments to Nebraska Farmers

(LINCOLN, Neb.) Oct. 20, 2017 – USDA Nebraska Farm Service Agency (FSA) Acting State Executive Director (SED) Mike Eller announced that approximately 85,000 Nebraska farms enrolled in safety-net programs established by the 2014 Farm Bill will re... Read More

Authorities release information on Friday morning fatal accident

The Scotts Bluff County Sheriff's Office has released the name of the man who was killed following a Friday morning accident west of Mitchell. Chief Deputy Troy Brown says 64-year-old Michael Weimer of Morrill was killed after a grain truck he was... Read More

Area runners compete in state cross country meet

KEARNEY - The 2017 girls and boys state cross country meet once again is being held at the Kearney Country Club. Find full team and individual results below. Class D girl results. Malcolm as a team placed second and McCool Junction finished in ... Read More

NBB Holds Firm In Its Request for 2.5 Billion Gallons of Biomass-Based Diesel, 4.75 Billion Gallons of Advanced Biofuels

Yesterday the National Biodiesel Board (NBB) responded to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Notice of Data Availability (NODA), focusing on the advanced biofuel standard for 2018 and the 2019 volume for biomass-based diesel under the... Read More

Broken Bow's Nebraska 150 observance awarded

La Vista, Neb. (Oct. 18, 2017)— It was a celebration of Nebraska and the growing tourism industry. Wednesday night, Nebraska’s tourism industry professionals honored their peers at he Celebrate Nebraska Awards Banquet at the La V... Read More