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Alcohol Inspections Conducted in Hamilton, Merrick Counties

APRIL 23, 2019 (GRAND ISLAND, NEB.)  — During the even hours of Friday, April 19, Investigators with the Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) conducted alcohol inspections at businesses in Hamilton and... Read More

Nebraska Cooperative Development Center – Twenty Years Strong

Since 1999, the Nebraska Cooperative Development Center has provided technical assistance, education and training to groups who are developing or are considering the development of a cooperatively owned business. The primary objective has been ... Read More

Walmart to Create Angus Beef Supply Chain

(Reuters) - Walmart Inc said on Wednesday it would enter the U.S. beef industry by creating an end-to-end supply chain of Angus beef, as it looks to offer higher quality meat to customers in an intensely competitive grocery industry. The world’s... Read More

New technologies for range and pasture management

As technology improves and continually moves forward, more and more information can be gathered remotely to make informed decisions on Nebraska's farms and ranches. Remote sensing is the science of obtaining information about objects or areas from a ... Read More

Going to Celebrate Kearney? Here are some helpful tips

KEARNEY – Friday’s Celebrate Kearney event will treat area residents and visitors to the sights, sounds, tastes and aromas of the “Love Local” experience – along with opportunities to experience, hands-on, Kearney’s businesses and in... Read More

Bertrand woman sentenced to prison for stabbing uncle's wife

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ A 32-year-old Bertrand woman who was paid $200 and given methamphetamine by her brother cut off his wife's hair and scar her face has been sentenced to prison for the 2016 stabbing. The Lincoln Journal Star reports that Athea ... Read More

White House announces more trade talks with China

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says a U.S. delegation will travel to Beijing next week to continue trade negotiations, and a Chinese delegation will return to Washington for additional talks starting May 8. President Donald Trump has slapped ... Read More

UNK celebrates milestone in STEM building construction

KEARNEY – The University of Nebraska at Kearney’s new STEM building reached a milestone Tuesday afternoon. Representatives from UNK and the construction team gathered for a ceremonial beam signing and topping-out event to celebrate the continu... Read More

Huskers drop 2-1 decision to Bluejays

Omaha, Neb. – The Nebraska baseball team (22-14) fell to Creighton, 2-1, in the series rubber match at TD Ameritrade Park on Tuesday night. Nebraska saw pitching appearances from Ethan Frazier (2.2 innings), Ben Klenke (1.0), Mike Waldron (2.1), ... Read More

Some lawmakers still looking to cut Nebraska's corporate tax

Lincoln, Neb. -- Some Nebraska lawmakers are still looking for ways to cut the state's top corporate income tax rate so that it matches the rate paid by individuals. Members of the Legislature's Revenue Committee discussed the idea Tuesday but hav... Read More

NCBA CEO Kendal Frazier Announces Plans for Retirement

DENVER (April 23, 2019) - After 34 years with the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA), the past four as CEO, Kendal Frazier announced his plans for retirement this morning. Kendal’s career began as a farm broadcaster in Kansas, where he... Read More