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Walk to End Alzheimer's Thursday in Cozad

A  "Walk to End Alzheimer's"   is coming up Thursday  in Cozad. Susie Peterson is Community Outreach Specialist for the Alzheimer's Association in Kearney.  According to Peterson,  the walk in C... Read More

RFA Applauds EPA for Recalculating 2014 Ethanol Export Estimates

Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) President and CEO Bob Dinneen applauded a recent decision by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to recalculate its ethanol export estimates for 2014. In a memorandum, which was placed on the RVO docket on July... Read More

Nebraska paper carrier helps woman trapped in pickup

KEARNEY, Neb. A 9-year-old newspaper carrier is being hailed as a hero for rescuing a Nebraska woman who was trapped in her pickup for more than an hour. Skyler Wilson was on his route delivering the Kearney Hub newspaper on July 20 when he heard ... Read More

Dawson County Raceway Results

Dawson County Raceway 8/3/2015 IMCA Modified 50c Colton Osborn 81 Mike Densberger 97m David Murray Jr XII Jay Steffens 4c Charley Brown 2 Jeremy Herbst 34jw Cole Hodges 19 Chuck Stryker Grand National Late Models 8... Read More

Nebraska State Fair to show ag in different shapes, sizes

Agriculture will appear in a variety of forms at this year's Nebraska State Fair, from trading cards to the newest farm machinery. The Grand Island Independent reports that in addition to the regular equipment displays, visitors can also collect agr... Read More

Tyson Foods Cuts Profit Forecast on Weak Beef Business

Tyson Foods Inc (TSN.N), the biggest U.S. meat processor, cut its profit forecast for the year ending September, citing export market disruptions in its beef business and high cattle costs. Tyson's shares slumped 9.6 percent to $40.09 in premarket... Read More

Assistance Helps Beginning Farmer Improve Operation

A rich background in agriculture helped Wade Kloepping make the decision to come home to Dawson County after college and take over the family farm near Eustis, Nebraska. Two years before graduating from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Kloe... Read More

(Video) Armstrong Ready To Prove Critics Wrong

Fall camp begins this week for the Huskers under new head coach Mike Riley. Junior Tommy Armstrong is back for his third year at Quarterback for the Big Red. Some have doubted his ability to lead Nebraska to the next level. He talked about answering ... Read More

Death penalty group `cautiously optimistic' about signatures

Organizers of a campaign to reinstate Nebraska's death penalty say they're cautiously optimistic they'll gather enough signatures to place the issue on the 2016 ballot. Nebraskans for the Death Penalty has less than a month remaining to gather abo... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

INTERLEAGUE Houston 4 Arizona 1 Texas 2 San Francisco 1 L.A. Dodgers 5 L.A. Angels 3, 10 Innings AMERICAN LEAGUE Sunday's Games Toronto 5, Kansas City 2 Detroit 6, Baltimore 1 Tampa Bay 4, Boston 3 Houston 4, Arizona 1 N.Y. Yankees 12, Ch... Read More

Americans Favor Farmers and Food During Drought

A new Associated Press-GfK poll finds most Americans think of water as a limited resource that can be depleted if people use too much. The national survey provides a glimpse into how Americans think water should be managed when abnormally dry wea... Read More