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Task force investigation in Cozad results in two arrests

Two males were arrested on weapons charges following a CODE Drug Task Force operation in Cozad Monday afternoon. Following correspondence on social media, an undercover officer made contact with a pas... Read More

Troopers seize 50 pounds of marijuana in Kimball traffic stop

Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol have arrested two men and seized 50 pounds of marijuana during a traffic stop on Interstate 80 near Kimball. On Sunday afternoon a trooper observed an eastbound 2018 Ford EcoSport speeding near mile marker 18 ... Read More

JBS employees agree to contract extension, pay increase

Hundreds of workers at a Greeley-based meat processing company have ratified a contract extension that will include annual pay raises and continued health coverage. The Greeley Tribune reports the current agreement for workers at JBS USA, which ... Read More

2 apartment residents, 3 officers hospitalized after fire

Lincoln, Neb. -- Authorities say police officers rescued a 48-year-old woman from a fire in her Lincoln apartment. Three officers, the woman and a 30-year-old man who lives with her were hospitalized after Tuesday morning's blaze. The man told ... Read More

Ag Must Be Part Of U.S.-EU Trade Deal, Groups Insist

WASHINGTON, D.C., Dec. 18, 2018 – An ad hoc coalition of more than 50 food and agriculture organizations is insisting that any trade deal between the United States and the European Union include agriculture and that it address the EU’s restrictiv... Read More

USDA Cites JBS With P&S Violation

JBS Agrees to Restitution for Producers Who Sold to Grand Island, Nebraska, Plant OMAHA (DTN) -- USDA has imposed a $50,000 civil penalty against JBS USA Food Co., also known as Swift Beef Co., and required restitution to producers after JBS' ... Read More

Era to end for York County Sheriff's Office

YORK, Neb. - An era will come to an end for York County in mere days. On December 28th, York County Sheriff, Dale Radcliff, will have his "last call" after 24 years of service as the Sheriff of York County. On Tuesday, The York County Board of ... Read More

NCGA: USDA Trade Aid Comes Up Short, Again

The National Corn Growers Association expressed disappointment that corn farmers impacted by trade tariffs and ongoing trade uncertainty would receive virtually no relief through the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Market Facilitation Progr... Read More

Ricketts picks legislative attorney for open Nebraska seat

LINCOLN –  Governor Pete Ricketts announced the appointment of Andrew La Grone, an attorney and small business owner from Gretna, to fill an upcoming vacancy in Legislative District 49. “Andrew’s experience in private practice and work with... Read More

NCGA Announces 2018 Yield Contest Winners

With improved seed varieties, advanced production techniques and innovative growing practices, corn growers achieved impressive yields despite weather-related adversity in the National Corn Growers Association 2018 National Corn Yield Contest. The... Read More

CWD detected for first time in Valley, Keya Paha counties

LINCOLN, Neb. – The presence of chronic wasting disease (CWD) in deer has been detected for the first time in central and north-central Nebraska counties of Valley and Keya Paha, according to the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. Game and Park... Read More