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BBB Advises College World Series Fans: Be Smart When Buying Tickets Online

Omaha, Neb. —There are thousands of fans around the country searching for tickets for the NCAA College World Series (CWS) that begins on June 16th – June 27th in Omaha, Nebraska. Better Business Bureau (BBB) serving Nebraska, South Dakota, The ... Read More

Nebraska to implement good behavior game in some schools

Omaha, Neb. -- Some Nebraska schools may have students play a game next year that officials say help disruptive students behave and can potentially prevent violence, drug abuse and suicide. The Omaha World-Herald reports that the Nebraska Board of... Read More

Vote to put Lake Ogallala on list of top U.S. fishing destinations

LINCOLN, Neb. – Send in your vote to nominate Lake Ogallala as one of the Top 10 Mom-Approved Places to Fish and Boat in the Nation. The Top Mom-Approved Places to Fish and Boat was created for moms, by moms in partnership with the Recreational ... Read More

Effort will combat sex trafficking in Omaha during CWS

Omaha, Neb -- State and local officials have announced an effort to combat sex trafficking in Omaha during the NCAA Men's College World Series this month. The Omaha World-Herald reports that a panel of officials _ including Omaha Mayor Jean Stothe... Read More

Introducing the 2018 Concordia Athletic Hall of Fame class

SEWARD, Neb. – The Concordia Athletic Hall of Fame Committee has announced its selections for the class of 2018. The Concordia Athletic Hall of Fame will welcome the following members into elite company this fall: Carol Pankoke Cepak, Brandon Sief... Read More

Dalmation Toadflax – invasive species in western Nebraska

Early Detection and Rapid Response (EDRR) is a concept to identify potential invasive species prior to or just as the establishment of the invasive is taking place.  An Integrated Pest Management plan (IPM) can be developed to manage, contain and er... Read More

Mountain Lion hunting season under consideration in Nebraska

Lincoln, Neb. -- The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission are considering opening up a season for mountain lion hunting. A public hearing will be held at 9 a.m. June 22 at the Mid-Plains Community College in Ogallala. The proposed season would allo... Read More

Saltdogs come up short in series opening in Cleburne

CLEBURNE, TX – The Lincoln Saltdogs tallied four more hits than the Cleburne Railroaders but lost 6-5 in the series opener on Friday night. The game featured three lead changes and a couple ties.  The two teams blasted three homers: a solo sh... Read More

Nebraska Farm Bureau fears tariffs will hurt trade with China

Nebraska Farm Bureau President Steve Nelson says he fears Friday's action by the Trump administration to move forward with $50 billion worth of tariffs on Chinese products will only amplify the major issues in America's trading relationship with Chin... Read More

Neb. AG announces $100 million settlement with  Citibank for manipulating interest rate benchmarks

Lincoln, Neb. -- Attorney General Doug Peterson today announced a $100 million settlement with Citibank for fraudulent conduct involving U.S. Dollar (USD) LIBOR. This is a benchmark interest rate that affects financial instruments worth trillions of ... Read More

Special Cozad City Council meeting set to discuss Cozad nursing facility

A special meeting of the Cozad City Council will be held at 3:30pm Monday June 18th to meet with representatives of Klaasmeyer and Associates. The healthcare consulting firm was appointed in late March to manage 21 nursing home facilities across the ... Read More

Gov. Ricketts, Adult Protective Services Team Highlight Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Lincoln, Neb. --  Governor Pete Ricketts  on Friday visited with team members at the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), as he and the agency observed World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. The Adult Protective Service (APS) teammate... Read More

(Video) Friday Five- Top Stories in Agriculture (June 15, 2018)

Bryce Doeschot and Alex Voichoskie recap top agriculture stories from the week! 5: June Crop Production and WASDE Reports  4: Motorcycle Promoting Ethanol 3: Transporting Livestock Across America Safely Act Introduced in U.S. House of R... Read More

The Bander that Fits

Question: I always cut (castrate) my calves at birth, but as I get older, that gets harder to do. I am thinking about waiting and castrating them closer to weaning and banding them. If I do, what is the best bander? I am also confused about vaccinat... Read More