Hastings College Picks Up The Win

Bellevue, NE - The Hastings College volleyball team fell behind two sets to none before its offense truly found its groove taking the next three sets to pull off the road victory against Bellevue on W... Read More

Dawson county injury accidents investigated

The Dawson County Sheriff's Office was kept busy early Wednesday by a couple of injury accidents. At  6:11 a.m. ,  a  three-vehicle accident occured one-mile west  of Lexington on Highway 30. A 1996 Ford Escort driven by 49 year old Paul Li... Read More

U.S. Dairy Groups Upset Over Possible Trade Deal

U.S. dairy groups said this week they are concerned that provisions in the proposed European Union-Canadian free trade agreement on geographical indications (GIs) and reallocation of a portion of the World Trade Organization tariff rate quota for che... Read More

Southern Power District to Raise Awareness for Breast Cancer Month

Southern Power District will be lightening up this month with pink hard hats to help raise awareness for breast cancer. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month across the country.  The 80 plus year old company is very pleased to be participating th... Read More

United States and Brazil Reach Agreement to End WTO Cotton Dispute

WASHINGTON, Oct. 1, 2014 - Today, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman announced that the United States and Brazil have reached agreement to settle the longstanding Cotton dispute in the World Trade Organizat... Read More

USDA Announces Commodity Credit Corporation Lending Rates for October 2014

WASHINGTON, Oct. 1, 2014 — The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC) today announced interest rates for October 2014. The CCC borrowing rate-based charge for October is 0.125 percent, unchanged from 0.125 percent in Se... Read More

Huskers Ranked Number 1

Lincoln, Neb.- The Nebraska women's bowling team was voted the number one nationally rated team by the National Tenpin Coaches Association (NTCA) Wednesday afternoon. NU received 11 of the 23 first-place votes in the poll (664 points), in front of se... Read More

Volvo Trucks move into Lexington

A new business is predestined for the community of Lexington. Volvo Trucks of Omaha is setting up shop at 602 Frontier St E. The new 21,000 square foot facility will be used as a dealership along with a mechanic shop for many brands of trucks. RR... Read More

NSP Names 2015 Legislative Committee Members

LUBBOCK, Texas — National Sorghum Producers board of directors Chairman J.B. Stewart has appointed four new members to the NSP Legislative Committee. These members include: Kent Winter of Kansas, Danny Beyer of Texas, Ethan Branscum of Arkansas, an... Read More

Midwest economic index drops in September

A monthly economic survey index for nine Midwestern and Plains states suggests economic growth in the region will slow down in the months ahead. A survey report issued Wednesday says the overall September index dropped nearly three points to 54.3,... Read More

U.S. Biodiesel industry Challenges EU Trade Barriers

WASHINGTON -The National Biodiesel Board (NBB) on Tuesday filed comments with the European Commission challenging unfair trade duties that have blocked U.S. biodiesel from being exported to Europe since 2009. NBB urged the commission to allow duti... Read More