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ASA Looks Ahead as TPA Bill Emerges from House, Senate Committees

WASHINGTON (April 24, 2015) – Following the passage of a bill by the House Ways and Means Committee and the Senate Finance Committee that would grant trade promotion authority to President Barack Ob... Read More

2 missing sisters found in Michigan after nearly 2 weeks

CRISP POINT, Mich. (AP) _ Two sisters from Oklahoma and Nebraska missing for nearly two weeks in Michigan have been found alive in the Upper Peninsula. State police Sgt. Brent Rosten describes Leslie Roy and Lee Marie Wright as a ``little weak'' but... Read More

Monsanto Announces Five Regional Winners In 2015 America's Farmers

ST. LOUIS (Apr. 24, 2015) – When Monsanto opened its search for the 2015 America’s Farmers Mom of the Year, the company knew it would get a lot of fantastic nominations. This year, though, the judging was particularly difficult because of all the... Read More

Lopers To Hold Spring Game

Kearney, Neb. – The Nebraska-Kearney football team will finish up spring practice with a game this Saturday, April 25th, at Ron & Carol Cope Stadium at Foster Field. The contest will start at 1:00 and last to approximately 3:00 p.m. There will ... Read More

Lexington Police make arrests in probation search and domestic order

The Lexington Police Department is investigating an attempted theft of wheels and tires from a shop in the 700 block of N.Adams Street. It was reported around 2:30am on April 20th. Suspects ran when owner approached and a suspect vehicle was towed. ... Read More

EU approves more GM food as row simmers

BRUSSELS (AP) _ The European Union has authorized the use of more genetically modified food and feed amid a row over whether EU member states should be able to independently ban certain GM products. The EU's executive commission said Friday that i... Read More

Lawmakers Press EPA to Approve RFS That Matches Purpose of 2005 Law

OMAHA (DTN) -- The biofuels industry received a boost from a bipartisan group of United States senators who on Thursday leaned on EPA to finalize a Renewable Fuels Standard that sparks continued growth in the industry. EPA announced on April 1... Read More

Ne. Press Women holds conf. in Lexington

LEXINGTON – Nebraska media professionals are invited to head to Lexington in west central Nebraska for the Nebraska Press Women’s 2015 spring conference on Saturday, April 25. Theme for the conference will be, “Growing for the Future.” Act... Read More

Paw Prints in Dawson County looks to reduce unwanted pets

A new legal nonprofit organization has formed in Dawson County with hopes of reducing homeless animals/pets. Paw Prints in Dawson County are working to raise enough funds to spay or neuter animals for homeowners who don't have the funds to do it them... Read More

Monsanto's Fraley discusses agricultural innovations, challenges

The public gathered Tuesday at Nebraska Innovation Campus to hear from Monsanto Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer Robert Fraley during the final Heuermann Lecture of the 2014-2015 season. The lecture was titled "2050: Agricultu... Read More

This Arbor Day put more green in spring with American Ethanol

LINCOLN, NEB. – From creating a cleaner air environment to forming windbreaks that stabilize the soil, planting trees is a sustainable effort that all Nebraskans are encouraged to participate in this Arbor Day. Also joining this sustainable effort ... Read More