class="page-template page-template-page-templates page-template-news page-template-page-templatesnews-php page page-id-544 page-parent custom-background group-blog header-image full-width singular wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-5.4.4 vc_responsive"
(VIDEO) Excitement surrounds UNK unveil of long-awaited STEM building

Courtesy/ University of Nebraska-Kearney. Construction of the UNK’s new $30 million STEM building – which has not yet been named – will begin spring 2018, and the project is expected to be complete in fall 2019.   KEARNEY – Excitin... Read More

Trump Administration Appoints Nancy Johner to Serve as State Executive Director for USDA’s Farm Service Agency in Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. -- The Trump Administration recently appointed Nancy Johner as the new State Executive Director (SED) for the USDA Nebraska Farm Service Agency (FSA). Johner will join the Nebraska FSA team on Monday, Nov. 27. Johner comes to FSA fr... Read More

Cyber Shopping Security: Don’t Let Holiday Grinches Steal Your Information

Omaha, Neb. (November 20, 2017) – Each year, approximately 122 million consumers break out their digital devices and credit cards to shop for holiday deals on Cyber Monday. According to the National Retail Federation, 29 million people will shop ... Read More

High School Football Scores

Monday's Scores By The Associated Press PREP FOOTBALL Class B State Championship York 31, Omaha Skutt Catholic 0 Class D1 State Championship East Butler 36, South Loup 14 Class D2 State Championship Bruning-Davenport/Shic... Read More

NFL Scores

Mon., Nov. 21   NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE Final Atlanta 34 Seattle 31...... Read More

‘Farming for the Future’ program set in four Kansas locations

MANHATTAN, Kan. – Historically low crop prices and slipping farmland values continue to weigh on the bottom line for farmers and ranchers. To address those challenges and support producers as they plan for what’s to come, Kansas State University ... Read More

Huskers Expecting Hawkeyes Physical Defense

Lincoln, Neb.- The Nebraska football team practiced inside the Hawks Championship Center and outside on the Ed and Joyanne Gass practice fields for just less than two hours on Monday evening in full pads. Offenseive Coordinator Danny Langsdorf... Read More

(Video) Ag Groups Celebrate Livestock Development

"Putting the Pieces Together" was the theme of the 2017 Alliance For the Future of Ag (AFAN) and We Support Ag (WSA) Annual Meeting. "We focused on building our resources," said AFAN/WSA executive director Kristen Hassebrook of the 2017 year.  "T... Read More

CCC Takes 9th At National Tourney

The Central Community College volleyball team defeated Iowa Central Community College, 3-2, at the NJCAA Division II National Tournament. The victory gives the Raiders a 9th place finish in the tournament. The Raiders took the first two sets with... Read More

Nebraska Cattlemen Announce Young Cattlemen's Conference Class of 2018

Nebraska Cattlemen announced the 2018 class of the Young Cattlemen's Conference (YCC). YCC nominees were accepted from throughout the state and selected by committee to participate in the two-year leadership program. The Class of 2018 includes: A... Read More

Charges filed against six York College students for Halloween BB gun incidents

YORK, Neb. - Six York College students have been charged for their roles in allegedly shooting trick-or-treaters with BB guns on Halloween in York. The six were accused of stealing BB Guns from a local business and using them to shoot children trick-... Read More

Livestock Haulers Get Waiver From ELDs Regulation

WASHINGTON, D.C., Nov. 20, 2017 – The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) has granted drivers who haul livestock a 90-day waiver from a regulation that could have negative effects on animal well-being, a move hailed by the National Pork Prod... Read More

NCBA on 90-Day ELD Waiver:

WASHINGTON (Nov. 20, 2017) - Craig Uden, president of the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, today released the following statement in response to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA’s) announcement that it is issuing a... Read More

Farmers and Ranchers College Opens with David Kohl Dec. 7

Risk management and beef production lead the workshop topics for the 2017-18 Farmers and Ranchers College. Now in its 17th year, the program provides educational workshops for producers in south central Nebraska through a collaborative effort of b... Read More