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EPA Releases RFS; Ethanol Volumes Below Statute, Boost for Biodiesel

While the proposed Renewable Fuel Standard keeps corn-based ethanol below the statutory 15 billion gallons for 2015 and 2016, the proposal released by EPA Friday would provide a much-needed boost for biodiesel. In 2014, the rule proposes 13.25 billion gallons of corn-based ethanol -- or what was al...

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EPA Releases RFS; Ethanol Volumes Below Statute, Boost for Biodiesel

While the proposed Renewable Fuel Standard keeps corn-based ethanol below the statutory 15 billion gallons for 2015 and 2016, the proposal released by EPA Friday would provide a much-needed boost for biodiesel. In 2014, the rule proposes 13.25 billion gallons of corn-based ethanol -- or what was al...

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Gov. Ricketts names CIO

Lincoln – Thursday, Governor Pete Ricketts announced Ed Toner as the new Chief Information Officer for the State of Nebraska. His appointment comes at the conclusion of a search for a director who will assist the Governor with initiatives to utilize technology to better deliver government services...

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Ethanol Supporters Not Happy with EPA's RVO Decision, Praise for Infrastructure

Today, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its proposed Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) renewable volume obligations (RVOs) for 2014, 2015 and 2016. Unfortunately, the EPA continues to cling to the “blend wall” methodology that falsely claims ethanol has reached its saturation point...

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(AUDIO) Rotarians converge in Gothenburg this weekend

Rotary Clubs from western and central Nebraska are meeting in Gothenburg this weekend for their District Conference. The featured speaker will be Amanda Wirtz a Rotarian, two-time combat veteran and a research scientist from California. She says she's involved "in supporting health initiatives not o...

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(VIDEO) LePorte to retire from KRVN Radio

Longtime KRVN Farm Director Mike LePorte will retire on June 1, 2015 after 25 years with the radio station. LePorte started his broadcast career in 1966 and his Farm Broadcast career in 1983. Since 1990 he has been at KRVN and the Rural Radio Network. He has been the Farm Director for the last 19 ye...

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Apr
28
Tue
all-day Dawson County Historical Society... @ Dawson County Museum
Dawson County Historical Society... @ Dawson County Museum
Apr 28 – Jun 20 all-day
The Dawson County Museum will have several quilts on display in the art gallery along with a “quilting bee” in the center of the art gallery for anyone that would like to add some stitches[...]
May
26
Tue
8:30 am Hope Evangelical Lutheran – Smit...
Hope Evangelical Lutheran – Smit...
May 26 @ 8:30 am
Vacation Bible School  Tuesday through Friday
May
29
Fri
1:00 pm Overton Football Program Fundrai...
Overton Football Program Fundrai...
May 29 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The Overton football program is once against hosting a fundraiser golf tournament this spring. Its a two man scramble set for Friday May 29th beginning with a shotgun start at 1pm at the Overton golf[...]
6:00 pm Friday with Friends – Lexington @ Mac's Creek Winery
Friday with Friends – Lexington @ Mac's Creek Winery
May 29 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Friday with Friends is every Friday (May – September) from 6-9pm. – $5 Cover Charge (For Entertainment) – Picnic Baskets & Smore Baskets Available (Kitchen Closes at 8:45pm) – No Wine Tastings during Friday with[...]
6:00 pm Pleasanton Community Theatre – S... @ Pleasanton High School
Pleasanton Community Theatre – S... @ Pleasanton High School
May 29 @ 6:00 pm
Dinner & Theatre   6pm Dinner $16.00 for adults & $8.00 for children (12 & under)  Just Theatre  7:30 pm  $6.00 for adults & $4.00 for children (12 & under)  To order tickets or for further[...]

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