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Ready, Set, Grill: K-State Will Host Barbecue 101 Workshop May 30 in Hays

MANHATTAN, Kan. – Kansas State University is presenting Barbecue 101, a one-day workshop for novice grillers and seasoned (pardon the pun) veterans alike, on Saturday, May 30 in Hays. K-State specia... Read More

Ashland man gets 20-25 years for punching, shaking baby son

WAHOO, Neb.  A 22-year-old Ashland man has been imprisoned for injuring his 2-month-old son. The office of Saunders County Attorney Steven Twohig  says Scott Neemann was given 20 to 25 years in prison for child abuse. Online court records say... Read More

The International Year of Soils: Soils Clean and Capture Water

MANHATTAN, Kan. – Picture transitioning from a rural setting that includes woodlands, wildlife habitat and farms, to urban areas that consist of concrete, parking lots, streets and buildings. Rural land in a more natural state has the ability to so... Read More

(Video) Coach John Cook Excited About New Setter

Nebraska will be breaking in a new setter this year in Sophomore Kelly Hunter who will be taking over for Mary Pollmiller. Head coach John Cook feels she did a great job in the spring match against Kansas State and the future is bright.  In three se... Read More

Fort Hays State Vaulter Has Big Day

Brady Tien broke the 34-year old outdoor pole vault record at FHSU with an automatic qualifying mark in a winning effort at the Emporia State Mid-Week Open. Tien became the first Tiger in history to reach the 17-foot mark in pole vault (indoor or out... Read More

North Platte man arrested for burglary

Lincoln County Sheriff's Deputies and North Platte Police Officers were summoned to the Haz-Mat Response building  shortly after 11 p.m. Sunday  at 4501 Rodeo Road in North Platte. A  representative from the business arrived and said several light... Read More

High School Rodeo Results from McCook

The high school rodeo season is underway.  McCook hosted events Saturday and Sunday. Saturday's top all-arounders were Cody Darnell of Gordon and Jayde Atkins of Broken Bow.  Atkins also took female all-around honors Sunday, while Devin Dibbern ... Read More

Search begins for next Robert B. Daugherty Water for Food Institute executive director

The University of Nebraska announced today that it has begun an international search for the next executive director of the Robert B. Daugherty Water for Food Institute. The next director will succeed founding executive director Roberto Lenton, who i... Read More

28-year-old Kearney man found dead from gunshot wound

KEARNEY - The Kearney Police Department is investigating the death of a 28 year-old Kearney male who died from a single gunshot wound at a residence in north central Kearney. The Kearney Police Department was conducting a check welfare call at the re... Read More

Beef Fuels Team Beef at the 2015 Boston Marathon

The national beef checkoff, through its Northeast Beef Promotion Initiative (NEBPI) and in partnership with the South Dakota Beef Industry Council, ensured that beef was proudly represented during the historic running of the 119th Boston Marathon on... Read More

Seventeen Trait Approvals Cap Wild Week for Biotech in Brussels

WASHINGTON (April 24, 2015) - After expressing severe frustration with the European Commission’s proposal to allow EU member states to opt out of the import of food and feed containing biotechnology traits earlier in the week, the Ame... Read More