Bethel Lutheran Church having presentation

Bethel Lutheran Church in Holdrege is having a presentation on Saturday called "Culture Wars in the Christian Church." Pastor Jamie Strickler has more. "In the late 1700's in the Enlightenment Peri... Read More

Work on airport's terminal project to start soon

The executive director of the Central Nebraska Regional Airport says demolition work should begin soon for its passenger terminal project. The $14.1 million passenger terminal is the largest project the airport has ever undertaken. The new term... Read More

NFU Says WTO Ruling On COOL Shows USDA Moving in Right Direction

WASHINGTON (Oct. 23, 2014) – National Farmers Union (NFU) President Roger Johnson said that the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) recent ruling on Country-of-Origin Labeling (COOL) clearly shows U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is headed in r... Read More

Overton Teacher receives funds for Going to Game Night

Overton Public School's Alicia Lassen had a $173 Going to Game Night project funded through U.S. Cellular's Calling All Teachers program. Lassen, who is 6th Grade Language Arts & Media, says she applied for the funds online. "I submitted an id... Read More

Los Angeles City Officials To Consider GMO Free Zone

The Los Angeles City Council has approved a proposal to ask the City Attorney’s office to draft a measure to make the city GMO free. The proposal, largely supported by council member Paul Koretz, would ban the sale and planting of any genetically... Read More

Troopers' PAC backs Davis for Kansas governor

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A political action committee representing Kansas Highway Patrol troopers has endorsed Democratic challenger Paul Davis in the Kansas governor's race. Davis has a Statehouse news conference Thursday to publicize his backing fr... Read More

Kansas Contractors Struggling To Fill Skilled Jobs

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A survey finds that many Kansas contractors are having trouble filling skilled jobs in the construction industry. The survey is by the Associated General Contractors and was released Wednesday. Ninety percent of the 20 Kansa... Read More

Lopers Picked 7th

Kearney, Neb. – The Nebraska-Kearney men's basketball team is picked seventh in the MIAA preseason coaches poll. Head coaches vote on the makeup of the poll; they cannot vote for their own teams. UNK returns four starters off last year's 15-13 (10-... Read More

Aerodynamics receives Airport Authority recommendation

The first step has been taken so passengers flying from Scottsbluff to Denver will be on a 50 seat jet that can complete the flight in less than half an hour. The ScottsBluff County Airport Authority Board Wednesday chose Atlanta based Aerodyn... Read More

Iowa Farmer Says Someone stole Soybeans by Harvesting Them

A La Motte, Iowa farmer claims someone harvested his soybeans in Jo Daviess County, Illinois.  Matt Schuster says he’s missing more than 1,600 bushels of soybeans after someone took the crops. He noticed the theft when he checked the land last wee... Read More

Weather too good as new storm warnings debut

The Storm Prediction Center has two new threat levels for its weather outlooks, but the weather is too nice for anyone to really notice. Effective Wednesday, the center can say if days with a ``slight risk'' of severe weather should instead be lab... Read More