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Second annual “NAHTF Award” winners announced

  July 7, 2020 (LINCOLN, NEB.) – The Nebraska Commission on Housing and Homelessness (NCHH), in collaboration with the Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED), has officially announce... Read More

(Audio) JBS USA to invest $4 million in Nebraska communities

JBS USA is investing $4 million in Nebraska to support local communities as part of its new Hometown Strong initiative. Cameron Bruett, head of corporate affairs for JBS USA, said the investment is part of a $120 million global social commitment, ... Read More

Troopers Arrest 16 Impaired Drivers during Fourth of July Weekend

Lincoln, Neb. -- Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) removed 16 impaired drivers from the road during the weekend surrounding Independence Day. During the enforcement effort, which ran from Friday, July 3, through Sunday, July 5, troopers ... Read More

CNPPID: July Board Meeting Summary

(HOLDREGE, Neb.) -- The Central Nebraska Public Power and Irrigation District board of directors approved a budget revision at Monday’s July board meeting for a new remote terminal unit (RTU) near Midway lake and governor upgrades for the Jeffrey, ... Read More

Body identified as that of missing person

  The Johnson County Attorney's Office reports a body found near Tecumseh has been tentatively identified as a 56-year-old Beatrice man. Mark A. Swarthout had been reported missing on June 24th. Further testing will be done to confirm his ide... Read More

AUDIO: Market commentary with daily brokers

Summary Markets pumped the breaks on Tuesday. Outside of the NASDAQ, which put in new highs, equities dipped through out the day. Traders are torn between the positive economic data and the possibility it will turn around as states pause or revers... Read More

The Fontanelle Final Bell Tuesday with Kyle Bumsted of Allenadle Inc.

Kyle Bumsted, Allendale Inc, joins the Fontanelle Final Bell from a dirt road near Ericson Nebraska. The market discussion centers around livestock. Heat is not only taking it's toll on the row crops, but it also impacting cattle. This could help to ... Read More

Propane Council urges producers to plan harvest energy needs

With corn and soybean plantings up substantially compared to last year, the Propane Education & Research Council is reminding producers across the Midwest to plan well in advance of harvest season to ensure they have access to enough propane this... Read More

North Platte Woman Claims Sixth Truck$ & Buck$ Truck

Lincoln, NE –July 7, 2020–Bunny Bokoskie of North Platte is the sixth winner of a silver 2020 Ford F-150 XLT 4x4 SuperCrew Flex Fuel truck in the 25th edition of the Nebraska Lottery’s $2 Truck$ & Buck$ Scratch game. Bokoskie purchased h... Read More

Dry conditions and tough decisions ahead for cattle producers

Drought conditions are building in western Nebraska and eastern Wyoming, with one hot, windy day after another drying out pastures and grazing lands. The U.S. Drought Monitor released weekly, shows areas of Nebraska, Wyoming, Colorado, and Kansas in... Read More

Another Nebraska prisons staffer positive for COVID-19

Omaha, Neb. --  Nebraska officials say another state prisons employee has tested positive for the novel coronavirus. A news release from the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services says the staffer is employed at the Lincoln Correctional Cen... Read More