Friday night football scores

^By The Associated Press= ^PREP FOOTBALL= ^Class A= ^First Round= Grand Island 40, Columbus 0 Kearney 14, Norfolk 10 Millard North 62, Bellevue East 27 Millard West 37, Omaha Westside 13 Omaha... Read More

Sec. Gale: Plenty to motivate voter turnout in general election

With the November general election looming, Secretary of State John Gale is excited about the prospect for a strong voter turnout. After reviewing relevant data, he is hopeful it will reach 50 percent. With a major petition initiative on the ballo... Read More

Bunge CEO forecasts strong soy U.S. crush margins

Oilseed processors will profit from strong U.S. soybean crushing margins through the beginning of next year, as demand from domestic livestock producers and importers remains strong, the chief executive officer of Bunge Ltd said on Thursday. U.S... Read More

Domina talks about running for U.S. Senate

Democrat Dave Domina is running for the U.S. Senate seat in Washington. Domina says he was encouraged to run during the government shutdown. "Well I was approached by people who encouraged me to get in. At the time the Government had been shutdown... Read More

Huskers Ranked 21st To Open The Season

Lincoln – The Nebraska basketball program opens the season ranked 21st in the Associated Press Poll released Friday morning. The Huskers, who return all five starters from a team that went 19-13 and reached the NCAA Tournament, totaled 309 points f... Read More

Farmers and Ranchers Encouraged to Make Their Voices Heard

WASHINGTON, Oct. 31, 2014 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is encouraging farmers and ranchers to make their voices heard by voting in the upcoming Farm Service Agency (FSA) County Committee elections. FSA Administrator Val Dolcini annou... Read More

NU presidential finalists could be named Monday

The University of Nebraska's presidential search committee could name four finalists for the job on Monday. The committee has amended its agenda for a scheduled meeting to allow for a vote on names that would be presented to the university's Board... Read More

Kansas Wants Terraces Exempt from CWA

Officials in Kansas argue they see plenty of evidence contrary to EPA's science on water connectivity, especially in the western part of the state. Kansas officials filed comments on Wednesday in the Federal Register asking EPA to withdraw its propo... Read More

Online Registration Open for  AFBF’s 96th Annual Convention and IDEAg Trade Show

Online registration is now open for the American Farm Bureau Federation’s 96th Annual Convention and IDEAg Trade Show, which will be held Jan. 10-14, 2015, in San Diego. Before registering online at, farmer and rancher memb... Read More

College Aggies Online Individual Winners to Receive Full Scholarship to 2015 Collegiate Congress

October 30, 2014 –The College Aggies Online (CAO) program, an initiative led by the Animal Agriculture Alliance, announces the addition of a full scholarship to AgChat Foundation’s 2015 Collegiate Congress scheduled for January 17-18, 2015. The C... Read More

Judge: State inmates not entitled to minimum wage

A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit by a Nebraska prisoner who argued that he should be making minimum wage for his work behind bars. Stephen Cavanaugh sued several state prison officials earlier this year, saying that over the past year, he w... Read More