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(VIDEO) Cattlemen Applaud Re-establishment of Congressional Beef Caucus

WASHINGTON (March 29, 2017) – At a Capitol Hill news conference today, the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) applauded the re-establishment of the bipartisan Congressional Beef Caucus. ... Read More

Teen driver charged with vehicular homicide in fatal crash

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ Police say a 15-year-old driver involved in a crash that killed a teenage passenger in his car has been charged as a juvenile with felony motor vehicle homicide. Omaha police say that the 15-year-old boy was arrested and booked ... Read More

Lex Development Dream Becomes Reality

LEXINGTON - A plan 20 years in the making is finally reaching fruition as the Lexington City Council approved the start of construction for the Southwest 1st division (SW1st) at their meeting on Tuesday. "We recognized the need for more and better... Read More

(AUDIO) KAAPA Ethanol Celebrates The Ravenna Plant and Expansion

KAAPA Ethanol hosted an open house and ribbon cutting for their Ravenna facilities on Tuesday. They purchased the plant after Abengoa Bioenergy filed bankruptcy. KAAPA Ethanol took over operations on October 1, 2016. Yesterdays event, provided for... Read More

USDA Announces Loan Rates for Wheat, Feed Grains, Oilseeds, Rice and Pulse Crops

WASHINGTON, March 29, 2017 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Commodity Credit Corporation today announced the 2017 marketing assistance loan rates by county for wheat, corn, grain sorghum, barley, oats, soybeans and each “other oils... Read More

AAA's Rose White Receives Top Safety Honors

AAA – The Auto Club Group’s top public affairs official in Nebraska, and KRVN monthly contributor, was honored this week with the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) Lifesaver’s Public Se... Read More

Lexington Soccer Off To A Quick Start

It has been a very impressive start to the season for the Lexington boys soccer team, the Minutemen are 5-0 after beating Holdrege on Tuesday. Along with it's win over the Dusters, Lexington has beaten Omaha Benson, Omaha Westside, Omaha Skutt and Yo... Read More

Chadron State To Upgrade Facilities

CHADRON, Neb.  -- As part of the first phase of the Chadron State College Sports Complex, administrators, coaches and the Chadron State Foundation announced $8.6 million in funding of the $11.1 million needed has been secured to renovate Don Beebe S... Read More

NFU Urges Trump Administration to Oppose Dow-DuPont Merger

WASHINGTON – Following European Union approval of the proposed merger between Dow Chemical Co. and DuPont Co., National Farmers Union (NFU) is calling on the Trump Administration to block the deal. The merger, if approved by the U.S. Justice Depart... Read More

Woman who stole nearly $37K from employer gets 90 days

MADISON, Neb. - A woman who stole nearly $37,000 from her Norfolk employer has been sentenced to 90 days in Madison County Jail. At her hearing Monday in Madison, Tonya Pearson also was sentenced to three years of probation and ordered to pay near... Read More

Nebraska ref target of death threats after Kentucky loss

OMAHA, Neb. - Referee John Higgins of Omaha has contacted law enforcement to report he's received death threats after Kentucky's loss to North Carolina in the NCAA South Regional final. A person with knowledge of the situation told The Associated ... Read More