USDA Provides One-Time Extension of Deadline to Update Base Acres or Yield Histo

New Bill To Encourage Tourists To Visit More Of The State

Cedar Bluffs Look To Break Ground On New Vocational Center

Walthill Man Sentenced To 3 Years In Prison For Punching Girlfriend

Hall County Highway Special Enforcement

Judge Issues Stop On Seizure Of York County Land For Pipeline

New Bill To Try To Close Nebraska's Health Care Coverage Gap

3 People Killed 5 Injured in 2-Vehicle Collision


USDA Opens Public Comment Period for Agricultural Conservation Easement Program

Walmart Shoplifters Arrested In Norfolk

New Bill Looks To Improve Self-Defense Laws In Nebraska

I-80 Accident Results In 1 Fatality

NRD To Hold Public Hearing on New Groundwater Rules

House Agriculture Committee Begins Full Review of the SNAP

Survey Reveals Data Security and Transfer Concerns, Misunderstanding


Be Wary Of Door To Door Sales Scams

Fremont Teen Set To Be Arraigned In Shooting Death of Roomate

Midwest Medical Transport Has Been Bought Out

Lutheran High School A Possibility in Columbus

Nebraska Farm Bureau Seeks Extension for Farm Bill Sign-Up

"Take a Second for Safety" is the Message During Grain Bin Safety Week

$380,000 awarded for Beginning Farmer/Rancher Trainings

NCTA hosts District 11 FFA contest

Chairman Roberts Holds First Senate Ag Hearing

Thune Statement on Agreement to End West Coast Ports Dispute

Study Quantifies Positive Impacts of U.S. Ethanol Production

Sasse Releases Video "U.S.-Iran Talks: The Real Story"

Wisconsin Dairy Grade A Permit Suspended One Month

More than 75 agribusiness, commodity, state government leaders to visit Cuba

Amid Labor Dispute, Congressional Leaders Urge President Obama to Keep Ports Ope


Center urges a Return to Balanced Taxes in Nebraska

Study finds invasive weed's resistance to well-known herbicide stems from increa

Five Nebraska School Districts Receive $120,000 to Replace Old Diesel Buses with

Nebraska Dairy Convention Slated for March 10

Norfolk Man Arrested

Study finds climate change may dramatically reduce wheat production

NPPA Regional Meetings Feature Dr. Larry Coleman

York High School Bomb Threat Under Investigation

Speeding Stop leads to Marijuana Seizure

Missouri Soybean Merchandising Council joins Soy Transportation Coalition


USFRA Announces Nine New affiliates

USDA Secretary to Keynote Commodity Classic

UNMC and Nebraska Medicine Have Big Impact On Economy

Web Sites to help with Farm Bill Decisions

ASI Supports Veterinary Loan Repayment Program

Textile Organization Applauds USTR for Confronting China on Illegal Export Subsi

NCBA Applauds House Efforts to make Permanent Section 179 of Tax Code

NMPF President Thanks Wisconsin Congressional Leaders for Focusing on Expanded D

House Votes to Permanently Extend Favorable Tax Treatment of Farmers' Capital Pu

Cattle Market Shrugs Off BSE Finding in Canada

Port Disruptions Causing Challenges for South Dakota Ag Producers and Retailers

NFU Praises Introduction of Freedom to Export to Cuba Act of 2015

Landowners Request for Temporary Injunction Granted Against TransCanada

Norfolk Dog Rescue Group Recieving Donations For Injured Pit Bull

Counties May Receive Grants For Livestock Development Under New Bill

State Energy Office May Adopt Integrated State Energy Plan Under New Bill

4 UNL Students Appear In Court

House Agriculture Committee reviews 2015 agenda for the Commodity Futures Tradin

NCBA to Host Bull Selection Webinar

St. Louis Fed Quarterly Ag Survey: Farm Income Continues To Decline in Midwest a

New Bill To Revoke Motorcycle Helmet Law

2 Area Schools To Recieve New Buses

Group Fights to Stop Chinese-Controlled Industrial Hog Farms in Nebraska

Nebraska Senator Opens Door to Chinese Meat Racket

Federation of State Beef Councils Takes Action at 2015 Annual Meeting

5 Horses Rescued From Boone County Owner

3 Injured In Monastery Road Car Accident

Criminal Mischief At Behlen Manufacturing

Protective Order Stops EPA From Releasing Data

Millennials Drive A New Set of Animal Welfare Expectations

Ag Champions contest announced for Nebraska FFA chapters

WIC Sites To Help Children's Mouth Health

NECC Student Recognized For Work In Theatrical Production

Nebraska Chamber of Commerce and Industry Honor Members

Chairman Roberts Announces New Hires for Senate Agriculture

Outstanding Students Awarded CME Beef Industry Scholarship

NCBA Effort Places Renewed Focus on Young Beef Leaders

Call for 2015 ASI Council and Committee Members

Alltech strengthens its on-farm presence and agri-environment credentials with t

Thurston County Jail

NEST Scholarship Money

Norfolk Shoplifter

Whooping Cough Cases Increasing

Groundwater Levels

Refuge Compliance Report Shows Increased Compliance in 2014

Statement from Secretary Vilsack on Fiscal Year 2016 Budget Proposal

EPA Withdraws Water Guidance as Result of NMPF Objections

Nebraska Cattlemen Announces Legislative Priorities

Gov. Ricketts Announces the 27th Annual Governor's Ag Conference

25x'25 Responds to Questionable Assessment of Bioenergy Production

114th Congress Will Include a Large, Bipartisan Dairy Farmer Caucus

Dispute Must Be Resolved Now To Protect U.S. Exports

Nebraskans Speak on Wind

New Leaders Program Takes Place in Des Moines

Nebraska Farm Bureau Names 2015 Leadership Academy Members

Nebraska Cattlemen Voices Support for LB 85, Encourage Amended Fee Structure

Chairman Conaway Announces Subcommittee Assignments

High Voltage Power Line

Stenberg Elected President of NAUPA

NECC President On Tax Levy

Bar Closing Times

We Must Cut Taxes

Late Winter Nutrition Tips

Statement from Secretary Vilsack on Expanded Market Access for U.S. Grown Apples

Statement from Secretary Vilsack on Efforts by Agricultural Producers to Urge th

2015 Leopold Conservation Award Applications Available

NPPC Will Lead Effort To Pass Legislation Essential For Closing Global Trade Dea

USDA Reminds Producers of Upcoming Livestock Disaster Assistance Deadline

Chairman Roberts Announces New Hires for Senate Agriculture Committee

ASI Market App Gets an Update

Highly Pathogenic H5N8 Avian Influenza Confirmed in Commercial Turkey Flock in


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UNMC College of Nursing To Provide Early Admission IN RN To BSN Program

Norfolk Man Accused Of Communicating With Robbery Suspects

Lincoln Man In Custody After Short Pursuit

Central Community College Budgets For Improvements To Facilities

Nebraska Farmers Examine Export Markets in South America

Nebraska Farm Bureau Backs Bills Providing a "Foundation" for Property Tax Relie

Reminders on Feeding Alfalfa as Protein to Cattle


American Agri-Women's Doris Mold appointed to Commodity Futures Trading Commissi

State Patrol At Midlands International Auto Show

Bill Introduced Gives Opporunities To High School Students

Candidates For Director Of The Nebraska Department of Corrections


BASF wins two 'Product of the Year' awards by No-Till Farmer magazine

Nebraska Farm Bureau Offers Help with Farm Bill Decision Making

Peterson Statement on Introduction of Free Trade with Cuba Act

Death Penalty

Lincoln's Finest 2015

Newly Elected Nebraska Board of Education Member Denounced

UNMC Welcomes Special Visitor

NCGA Priority and Policy Conference Yields Insight into Top Issues

Higher Protein Content Boosts Value of Crop

U.S. Wheat Associates Leadership Changes in Asia

Ansley Mick to Serve as Smith's Agriculture Liaison

Iowa Firm Recalls Beef Products Due To Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens

Nebraska Science Festival

State Patrol Seat Belt Initiative

CHI Health Layoffs

Smith Votes to Defund President's Amnesty Actions

House takes broad aim at Obama on immigration

Educational Efforts to Focus on Teen Drivers & Seat Belts

Renowned Agriculture Ethicist to discuss Farm and Food Issues

Columbus Officials Have New Way To Battle Snowpacked Roads

Nebraska Helmet Law

University of Nebraska Announces New President

New Officers Elected for Nebraska Beef Council

Fuel Price Drop

ADM to Release Fourth Quarter Financial Results on Feb. 3, 2015

Farmers Gather for NCGA Priority and Policy Conference

Nearly $190 Million Invested in Rural Nebraska in 2014


U.S. Corn Crop Remains Strong Despite Yield Reduction

Fortenberry Named Co-Chair of Religious Minorities Caucus

Fortenberry Named Co-Chair of Religious Minorities Caucus

2015 NCBA Trade Show Breaks another Record

?Why I Want to Go to College? Writing Contest

Soup 'R Art

Stolen Dogs

"Enterprise Zone"

Waverly Man Charged with DUI and Possession of Marijuana

Grand Island Man Killed In Car Accient

More than Half of Nation's Dairy Producers Enroll in New Margin Protection Progr

Treasurer Stenberg, Omaha Storm Chasers Announce 13th Annual 'Why I Want to Go

Finalists for Excellence in Ag & Top 4 Discussion Meet Winners

Agri/Eco-Tourism Workshop

Norfolk Man Arrested On Several Charges

Nebraska Farmers Union To Begin Crop Producer Workshops

Peterson Sworn In As 32nd Attorney General

Supreme Court Tosses Keystone XL Lawsuit

Agri/Eco-Tourism Workshop to be held in February


Nebraska Farm Bureau's Ag Edge Conference focuses on Farm Technology, Ag Markets

Forty Hours Is Full Time Act

Seward Man Dies After Incident With Officer

Former Offutt Air Force Base Director Now Apart Of New Command

Norfolk Woman Arrested For Several Warrants

Corn Growers Joins Cuba Coalition in Call for Level Playing Field on Trade

Money-Saving Early Registration for 20th Commodity Classic Ends January 15

Fischer Cosponsors Resolution to Limit Congressional Terms

Pesticide Training Starts January 28

Mike Johanns joins Deere board

Ben Sasse Sworn Into Office

Nebraska Legislature Begins 2015 Session

Wind Chill Warnings Across Northeast Nebraska

America?s 1st High-Speed Rail System to Be Constructed Using World's Cleanest &


Crop Protection Helps Growers Produce Nutritious Food

Education Plan for State Wards Implemented

Fortenberry Sworn into 114th Congress

McConnell Names Sen. Fischer as Counsel to Senate Majority Leader

Application To Begin For Nebraska Enterpise Zone Act

Platte County Sheriff's Office To Donate To Sammy's Superheroes

City Council Letting Staffers Help Improve Council Chambers

See For Yourself ? To Soybeans and Beyond


Thune Calls on Obama EPA to Withdraw Backdoor National Energy Tax


Latino Beginning Farmer and Rancher Workshops Coming to Southeast Nebraska

LiveWell Team Challenge Opens Registration

New Report Says Rural Nebraskans Pay More Taxes Then Urban Residents

Nebraska Poll Worker Hall of Fame Announces Poll Worker Hall of Fame

23rd Street In Columbus Closed

"You Drink & Drive You Lose" Campaign Wraps Up

Possible Salmonella contamination prompts pet food recall

You Drink & Drive, You Lose Enforcement Stats

Nebraska man faces 13 counts of livestock neglect

Report shows improved Midwest economic outlook

USDA Announces Commodity Credit Corporation Lending Rates for January 2015

Elanco, Novartis combination brings value, more innovation to customers

A Nebraska State Patrol Captain Graduates from FBI National Academy

Attoney General-Elect Annouces Senior Staff Members

Columbus Woman Waives Hearing

Nebraska Agribusiness Club Recognizes Three Honorees


Tennessee Firm Recalls Chicken Products Due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allerg

Norfolk Area Economic Development Council Receives Two Awards

Central Community College To Host Tax Workshop

2 Injured In Highway 81 Collision

HQ Troop Commander Rogers Graduates from FBI National Academy

Agriculture industry group releases 2015 safety fact sheet

Balancing Access to Markets, Technology Plays Key Role in Team Discussions

USDA Report Reaffirms Food Safety in the U.S.

Colfax County To Receive 911 Text Messages

Elkhorn Valley History Museum To Host Hands-On History Saturdays

Three-State Beef Conference To Begin Next Month

A Norfolk Man Has Been Arrested For Possession Of Marijuana

Rural Housing Funding is More Than $114 Million through USDA Rural Development

U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance® Launches HOW-TO Video Series about Farming and

Farm Bill Help Available

Influenza Considered "Widespread" In Nebraska

Three Missing Dogs Found Dead In Hastings

Stanton County Semi Accident

Two Men Have Been Arrested For Fleeing Columbus Police

Ag Park to Recycle Christmas Trees

Central Nebraska Veterans' Home receives notification of federal funds

ALB Is Gearing Up For Lamb Lovers Month

UNMC 2014 Scientist Laureate Has Been Announced

Nebraska State Patrol SWAT Team Serve Columbus Warrant

UNL To Offer Ag Workshops

USDA Invites Public Comment on Proposed Changes to Dairy Import Licensing Progra

FSA Announces New Yield Data for Safety Net Calculations

NCGA DuPont New Leaders Program Announces Second Class

Nebraska Top 10 Healthiest States

Project Includes Temporary Closure of N-14 underpass in Aurora

Human Trafficking Awareness Vigil

Estate Planning Workshop - January 7


DuPont Pioneer to Sell Alfalfa Research and Production Assets to S&W Seed Compan

Senate Ag Committee Members Announced

A Finalist for The University of Nebraska Presidency Is Visiting Nebraska

Northeast Community College Faculty Recieves Funding

Former Owners of Nebraska Gun Shop Caught for Tax Evasion

Nebraska Man Pleades Guilty to Exposing Himself

Death Penalty Year End Review

Jon Doggett Named NCGA Executive Vice President


NCGA Announces 2014 Yield Contest Winners

USDA Chief Pulls Back Beef Checkoff Proposal

ADM Participates in U.S.-China Joint Commission on Commerce and Trade Meeting

USDA in Nebraska Seeks Applications for Grants to Help Finance Rural Broadband

Corn and Soybean Checkoff Tour Coming to Four Districts

Don?t Miss the Opportunity to Apply for the CME Group Beef Industry Scholarship

4 Lanes 4 Nebraska Program

Northeast Community College Adds 2 Athletic Programs

Kearney Manufacturing Plant Cited for Safety Violations

Loup Power District Phone Scams

Flags Will Be Presented to Town of Pilger

American Red Cross Coming To Columbus

U.S. Wheat Farmers Anticipate Increased Trade Opportunities with Cuba

Senate Approves Short-Term Extension of Renewable Energy Tax Credits, But Congr

Pilger Residents Donate Christmas Decorations

Midland University Has Announced It's New President

Lincoln Woman Senenced to 5 Years Probation

Saunders County Latest Livestock Friendly County

Merrick County Single Vehicle Accident

Governor Heineman Announces Saunders County Designated Livestock Friendly

NMPF Thanks House and Senate for Sending Section 179 Extension to the White Hous

ASA Hails Senate Passage of One-Year Tax Extenders Package, Renews Call for Long

Draw Your Dreams Scholarship Winners Announced

ACLU of Nebraska is Suing State Prison Officals

Columbus Man Under Arrest for Numerous Charges

Columbus Man Charged With Unauthorized Use of Financial Transaction

National Blood Donor Month Begins January 1st

Statement by Steve Nelson, President, Nebraska Farm Bureau Federation, Congress

FMD Outbreaks Persist in South Korea Despite Wishful Thinking by Ag Secretary an

24 Year Old Killed in Polk County Accident

Replica of Higgins Mermorial Set for Normandy Beach

Woman Injured in Accident With Son

New Chairman Elected to Keep Moving Checkoff Forward

Nebraska Cattlemen Announce 2014 Industry Service Awards and Hall of Fame Honore

Joint Statement by NCBA and PLC on Senate Passage of Funding Bill


Nebraska Deer Harvest Is Up Slightly

Commodity Classic Releases Updated Mobile App

Rural Futures Institute Helping Rural Communities

Ricketts Announces Replacement in State Legislature

Groundwater Contaminated in Grand Island

UNMC Professor and Chairman Receives 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award

Northeast Community College Receives Donationi

The Buy-A-Brick Paver Campaign Is Underway

Discussion Has Been Tabled on Pilger Middle School Rebuild

Nebraska Corn Growers Association Elects New Officers Also Gives Golden Ear Awar

ASA Announces 2015 Officers and Committee Assignments

House Passes Trillion Dollar Funding Package for 2015

Norfolk Man Arrested On Numerous Charges

Three Local Nominations for Judgeship Opening

Congressman Introduces Legislation on Alien Minors to Subcommittee

TierOne Bank Fraud Allegations

Keyston XL Pipeline in Jeopardy?

ADM to Establish Tech Center in Erlanger, Kentucky



Federal Spending Bill Catastrophic for Rural Priorities

EPA Approves Bayer CropScience's Registration Application for ILeVO®

Two Nebraska Recipients of USDA Awards for Producers of Advanced Biofuel

Nebrask Employment Expecting Record High

NAMA Executive Director Philip H. Kimball steps down

Nebraska Farm Bureau Delegates Outline Positions on Taxes, Beef Checkoff; Elect

Deadline Aproaching for Health Insurance

Battle Creek Man Pleaded Guilty to Motor Vehicle Homicide

Local farmers, citizens and businesses deserve praise for sustaining our natural

Johanns Delivers Farewell Address

Fortenberry Legislation to Designate Chief Standing Bear Trail Passes House of R

BASF helps fight hunger with $75,000 donation to Feeding America

EPA Announces New ENERGY STAR Tool for Homeowners to Save Money, Energy This Win

Gov. Heineman: Nebraska Named Top Five Best Run State

Transfer Station Ribbon Cutting

Wayne State College President Set to Retire Next Year

Nebraska State Patrol Working Overtime During Holiday Season

Semi Struck By Train Near David City


Fischer Releases Highlights of 113th Congress

Dec. 15 PIN Tag Requirement Nears for Free SECD Testing

Kansas State University epidemiologist publishes model on the impact of a region

Shane Greckel and Ben and Jamie Keep Take Home Young Farmer and Rancher Awards

NFBF Selects Hruby Family as 2014 Young Farmers and Ranchers Achievement Winners

Impaired Drivers Focus of Holiday Enforcement

Grants Announced to Encourage Students to Seek Careers in Agriculture and Apicul

Last Call! Deadline for College Ag Scholarship Applications Fast Approaching


Nebraska Farm Bureau President Says Nebraska Tax Structure and School Funding Sy

Ricketts Announces Four Appointments for State Government Jobs

Wayne State College Suspends Fraternity

Nebraska State Fair Looking To Improve In 2015

Norfolk Man Arrested on Several Warrants

Missing Woman's Body Found in Lincoln

The Honor of a Lifetime

Data-driven Insights on the California Drought

Local Board Guides Programming

Nebraska Cattlemen Announce 2015 Class of Young Cattlemen's Conference

Congressional Letter on Bighorn Gets USDA Response

Columbus Man Pleads Guilty fo Assaulting Area Man

There are Five Local Applicants to Replace Charlie Janssen

Possible Arson Case in Grand Island Fire

Nebraska Firm Recalls Pork Belly Product Produced Without Import Inspection

Nebraska's New Health Insurance Marketplace

Nebraskan Elected to CoOportunity Health Governing Board of Directors

Nebraska Football Announces New Head Coach

USDA Extends Application Deadline for Dairy Margin Protection Program to Decembe

Three Suspects In Custody For Norfolk Robbery

UNL Collegiate Farm Bureau Organizes Coalition Effort Against Meatless Mondays C

ASA Hails Barge Fuel Increase to Fund Waterways

With Passage of Tax Extenders Stopgap, ASA Callsfor Longer-Term Solution

Fortenberry Cosponsored ABLE Act Passes House of Representatives

Nebraska Joins 16 States in Challenge of President?s Unconstitutional Abuse of P

Police Investigate Wire Theft

Crash Injures Thurston County Deputy

Bayer CropScience Looking for the Best Young Sustainable Farmers

USDA Announces $9.7 Million in Dedicated Outreach and Technical Assistance to Di

Union Pacific Dispute

Tune In For High School Basketball Friday On KZ-100

Tune In For High School Basketball Friday On 93.5 The Hawk

Clear Creek Home Intruder

Norfolk Cigarettes & More Robbery

Norfolk Robbery

Boys Town Columbus Ribbon Cutting

Columbus is recertified until October 2019

USDA Announces Support for Producers of Advanced Biofuel

NCBA and PLC Accepting Summer Internship Applications

Vote for Your Favorite Entries in Fields-of-Corn Photo Contest

Sign-Up Deadline for the New Dairy Safety Net Is End of This Week

Norfolk Man Arrested For Felony Assault

Norfolk Propane Fire

Stenberg Says Dec. 10 Deadline Approaching to Enter iPad Sweepstakes While Learn

Body Found At Columbus Truck Stop

Children and grain handling don't mix: here's why

Animal Scientist Funston Gets Regional Extension Award

Nebraska Fires Pelini

Pilger Bank President To Be Honored

Flood Warning For Hall County

Livestock On 2 Nebraska Farms Quarantined

Lincoln Man Convicted Of Recording Employees

Soil Health Partnership Field Days Generate Farmer Discussions




Heat's Bosh out for season with blood clots
Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh will miss at least the remainder of the season after developing blood clots on one of his lungs, the team announced Saturday.
Fast and furious: Rousey wins in 14 seconds
Ronda Rousey needed less than a minute to submit Cat Zingano.
Cowboys tell Bryant's agent they will tag WR
The Dallas Cowboys informed the agent for Dez Bryant they will place the franchise tag on the All-Pro wide receiver by Monday's deadline
BYU ends Gonzaga's 41-game home streak
Kyle Collinsworth scored 20 points as BYU beat No. 3 Gonzaga 73-70 on Saturday night, ending the Bulldogs' school-record 22-game winning streak and likely costing them a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament.
Westbrook has facial surgery, will sit Sunday
Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook underwent facial surgery on Saturday.
Former Knick fan favorite Mason dies at 48
Anthony Mason, a longtime NBA player who helped the New York Knicks reach the 1994 NBA Finals, has died at the age of 48.
No. 7 Zona survives thriller vs. No. 13 Utah
Gabe York scored five of his 12 points in the final 2 minutes as No. 7 Arizona scored the last eight points to rally past No. 13 Utah 63-57 on Saturday night.
With Kane out, Blackhawks deal for Vermette
The Chicago Blackhawks acquired forward Antoine Vermette from the Arizona Coyotes in exchange for a 2015 first-round pick and defenseman Klas Dahlbeck, the team announced Saturday.
Welcome back: Stanton already hit by pitch
Giancarlo Stanton was plunked in the hip by a Henderson Alvarez fastball during an intrasquad scrimmage Saturday.
New Dodger Rollins: Mets were No. 2 choice
Jimmy Rollins spent a lot of years with the Philadelphia Phillies antagonizing New York Mets fans with his swagger and competitive spirit. He was among a select group of opposing players that fans in Flushing Meadows most loved to hate.
Lost and found: Police find stolen No. 44 car
The Team Xtreme No. 44 car that had been stolen from a Georgia hotel parking lot was found early Saturday morning.
Kentucky (29-0) routs Arkansas, wins SEC
Andrew Harrison and Trey Lyles each scored 18 points, and top-ranked Kentucky rolled past No. 18 Arkansas 84-67 Saturday to clinch the Southeastern Conference regular season title.
K-State tops Iowa St. to notch another upset
Wesley Iwundu capped a 22-9 scoring run with a two-handed slam that gave Kansas State a 70-69 win over No. 12 Iowa State on Saturday and back-to-back Top 25 wins.
Rose begins knee rehab 1 day after surgery
Just one day after having a meniscectomy to repair a torn medial meniscus in his right knee, Derrick Rose was back at the Chicago Bulls' training facility on Saturday beginning his rehab process.
Fish out of water: Rays RHP hurt exiting pool
Tampa Bay Rays reliever Ronald Belisario, who will miss the start of the season with a fractured left shoulder which he suffered getting out of a swimming pool.