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Simpson Receives Helping Hand Award for Commitment to Community

The Nebraska FFA Foundation has awarded Mr. Phillip Simpson, Burwell FFA advisor, with the 2020 Gary Scharf Helping Hand Award. Simpson, FFA advisor for the Burwell FFA chapter, was nominated for t... Read More

Single car accident results in minor injuries

YORK- On 04/01/2020 at approximately 5:15 pm a 2004 Lexus SUV was attempting to enter Interstate 80 on the eastbound side from the York interchange.  The driver of the vehicle, Glanda Starvaggi of York, Nebraska, drove the vehicle off the right-side... Read More

National Nebraska Day, Song Dedicated to FFA- Friday Five (April 3, 2020)

National Nebraska Day and distinguished UNL alumni are featured on this week's episode of Friday Five. Plus, one FFA member from Kentucky has dedicated an entire song to the organization. Join Alex and Rebel to learn more about this singer/songwri... Read More

Waco man charged with sexual assault of a child and possession of child pornography

YORK- A Waco man has been formally charged with multiple felonies involving an alleged sexual assault of a child and possession of child pornography. Phillip K. Wooby, 44 of Waco faces the following charges, first-degree sexual assault of a child, a ... Read More

Price Declines & Nebraska Agriculture

Price movements and volatility over the past month for commodities have been striking. Figure 1, prepared by the Federal Reserve Bank in Kansas City, shows price changes and volatility indexes this year compared to last year for selected commodities ... Read More

Maresh, Mowinkel named 2020 FFA Advisors of the Year

 The Nebraska Farm Bureau Foundation selected two recipients for the FFA Advisor of the Year award. Gary Maresh from Central City High School and Dan Mowinkel from Logan View High School in Hooper were honored during a Facebook LIVE ceremony on the ... Read More

Updated COVID-19 Testing Information for People and Providers

LINCOLN – Public health officials, health care providers, and laboratories are working daily to increase Nebraska’s capacity to test more people for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). ”As a state, we are making progress increasing COVID-1... Read More

York businesses can apply for city's CDBG funds

YORK- Businesses in York can now apply for financial assistance through the city's Community Development Block Grant during the COVID-19 pandemic. On Thursday night the city council voted unanimously that the remaining money in the fund should be all... Read More

Food Bank of Lincoln to distribute food in York Saturday

YORK- The Food Bank of Lincoln will be in York tomorrow, Saturday, April 4th, at noon. The food distribution will take place at the East Hill Church of Christ. They originally planned to be in town today, but with the icy conditions, they had to resc... Read More

Hit-and-run accident results in Columbus woman's death

COLUMBUS- Authorities say deputies found and arrested a man suspected of leaving the scene near Columbus after his pickup truck fatally struck a woman walking on a street. The 56-year-old man was driving west a little before 1 a.m. Thursday when the ... Read More

AUDIO: Market Commentary with Daily Brokers

Summary It's been another wild week in the market trade with records set on both the highs and the lows. Both actually in the energy markets. On Wednesday the latest data from the department of energy showed that US gasoline demand dropped 6.659 m... Read More