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Gordon Back With Royals

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) _ The Royals activated All-Star outfielder Alex Gordon from the disabled list and welcomed new outfielder Jonny Gomes in a series of moves before Tuesday night's game against Det... Read More

Lexington Woman Killed; Infant injured after Struck by Vehicle

A vehicle-pedestrian accident on Monday in Lexington,  claimed the life of a Lexington woman and critically injured an infant. Alejandra Zamora, 32, Lexington was killed and Eileen Arredondo, a female infant she was pushing in a stroller, was cri... Read More

Gov. Ricketts Unveils New “How Nebraska Ranks” Webpage

LINCOLN – Tuesday, Governor Pete Ricketts unveiled “How Nebraska Ranks,” a new webpage that will track how Nebraska ranks in a variety of key categories.  The webpage is part of the Governor’s continued commitment to apply business principle... Read More

Cattle Herd Expansion Well Underway, But Beef Supplies Remain Tight

MANHATTAN, Kan. – U.S. cattle producers are responding to recent record-high prices by expanding their herds, but Americans’ appetite for beef will play a crucial role in how the larger supply will play out for the producer’s bottom line, accor... Read More

August survey suggests economic doldrums ahead for Midwest

OMAHA, Neb.  An August survey suggests there will be little or no economic growth over the next three months in a nine-state region of the Midwest and Plains. A report issued Tuesday says the overall Mid-American Business Conditions Index dropped... Read More

New Nebraska LEAD Class Announced

LINCOLN, Neb. -- Nebraska LEAD Group 35 participants were announced by Terry Hejny, director, Nebraska LEAD (Leadership Education/Action Development) Program. The newest members of Nebraska's premier two-year agricultural leadership development progr... Read More

(Video) Mobile Drip Irrigation Seeking Foothold in Western Kansas

GARDEN CITY, Kan. – In a region where some of the United States’ most productive farmland lies, Kansas State University researchers are putting a water-saving technology on the fast track. Agricultural engineer Isaya Kisekka said he and other ... Read More

Nebraska High School Football Rankings

CLASS A 1. Millard North (1-0), def. Millard South 14-10, at Millard West. 2. Bellevue West (1-0), def. Omaha Westside 42-22, Papillion-La Vista South. 3. Millard West (1-0), def. Omaha North 21-19, Millard North. 4. Creighton Preparatory... Read More

Carly Fiorina: EPA Strangling Life Out of Ag Industry

Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina on Aug. 30 said the EPA is strangling the life out of many agriculture industries with overregulation. “I have seen the agriculture industry almost destroyed in the state of California by bad policie... Read More

 Kansas crops making progress as fall harvest nears

ASSOCIATED PRESS - The latest government progress report on Kansas crops shows more crops maturing as fall harvest nears. The National Agricultural Statistics Service reported Monday that 16 percent of the Kansas corn crop was now mature. About... Read More

Huskers Receive Blackshirts

Lincoln -- For the Nebraska football defense, Monday’s practice marked an exciting and long-awaited day. Among their red and black practice jerseys, there were speckles of black throughout, as a select few players received Blackshirts today. Byerso... Read More