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 Nebraska Corn Board Elects New Officers

LINCOLN, NEB. — The Nebraska Corn Board met and elected officers for the 2015-2016 fiscal year at their board meeting on Monday, August 31 at The Embassy Suites Hotel in Lincoln. The board met to co... Read More

Seward County rollover fatality

The Seward County Sheriff's Office investigated  a  one-car rollover north of  Goehner  early Thursday that resulted in injuries for two men, one of whom died. 33 year Thaddeus Louthan and 33 year old  Thomas Wooten, both of Goehner were not wea... Read More

Nebraska fairgoer hurt after leaping onto inflated bag

GRAND ISLAND, Neb.  Officials say a woman has been injured after leaping onto an inflated bag at the Nebraska State Fair in Grand Island. The fair said in a news release that the woman was hurt around 12:30 p.m. Thursday at the Stunt Jump attract... Read More

(Audio) Goonie Burger – 2015 Nebraska's Best Burger

Friday, September 4, the 2015 Nebraska's Best Burger was awarded at State Fair. This is the fifth annual Nebraska's Best Burger contest hosted by the Nebraska Beef Council. The five finalists prepared their burgers in the Raising Nebraska Building. ... Read More

Hamiltons give $100K for UNK locker room project

KEARNEY – The University of Nebraska at Kearney is entering the final stage of fundraising to renovate its football locker room with a $100,000 lead gift from Brian and Carey Hamilton of Omaha. The Hamiltons are University of Nebraska alumni an... Read More

Brownback Says Kansas Public Pension System on Right Track

ASSOCIATED PRESS - Governor Sam Brownback says the public pension system in Kansas is on a solid financial footing, though he’s still open to changes such as moving toward a 401(k)-style plan for new teachers and government workers. The Republi... Read More

Wheat Farmers Take the Stage at Risk & Profit Conference

Four Kansas wheat farmers took center stage during the 2015 Risk & Profit Conference August 20 to 21, 2015 to share stories of farming and farm policy with fellow producers, extension specialists and agricultural economists from across the stat... Read More

Egg Board Accused of Hurting 'Eggless Mayonnaise' Marketing

WASHINGTON (AP) — The slogans are familiar: "The Incredible Edible Egg," ''Pork: The Other White Meat," and "Got Milk?" They've all been part of promotional campaigns overseen by the Agriculture Department and paid for by the industries that vot... Read More

FSA Will Make Sequestered Cuts to Program Payments

Art Barnaby, Ag Economist from Kansas State University has learned that program payment will be cut due to sequestration. All of the payments will suffer a sequestered cut of 7.3% for 2014/15 and 2015/16 payments.  The sequestered cut for 2016/17 is... Read More

Huskers Face Tough Opener

This opening game for most Husker fans is a more unconventional season opener. In the past the season openers have been more like “cupcake” match ups, except for the 37-34 scare against Wyoming in 2013. BYU is the real deal when it comes to a foo... Read More

Team Jack Radiothon raised more than $75k

Yesterday's Team Jack Radiothon raised more than $75,000 in donations towards it's efforts in funding pediatric brain cancer research.  Team Jack Foundation Director Kylie Dockter described the day as a huge success with some donations still coming ... Read More