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Cozad Fire and Rescue Gives Back in a Big Way

$5,000 Donation to Help Pediatric Patients at Nebraska Medicine Omaha, Neb – For the last ten years, members of Cozad Fire and Rescue have made a difference in the lives of pediatric patients... Read More

Kansas school district realignment bill paused after concern

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -- The chairman of the Kansas House Education Committee says it's unlikely that any action will be taken on a bill that would force the consolidation of more than half of the state's school districts. Republican state Rep. Ron Hi... Read More

Kansas Senate plan would hinder KU bonding move

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -- A new budget proposal from Kansas legislators could force the University of Kansas to raise private funds to pay off construction bonds issued out-of-state. The Senate Ways and Means Committee added the measure Monday to a bil... Read More

Kansas Senate panel approves bill to balance state budget

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -- A Kansas Senate committee has approved a bill that would balance the state budget for the fiscal year beginning July 1. The measure approved Monday by the Ways and Means Committee would eliminate a projected deficit of nearly ... Read More

Fischer endorses Rubio for President

Nebraska's first term Republican U.S. Senator Deb Fischer today announced her endorsement of U.S. Senator Marco Rubio for President of the United States. Fischer said she has "always been impressed with Rubio and knows him as a strong and trusted ... Read More

Kansas Saw 5 Percent Growth in Number of Businesses in 2015

ASSOCIATED PRESS - The Kansas secretary of state’s office says the number of businesses in the state grew by 5 percent last year. Secretary of State Kris Kobach’s office reported Monday that Kansas had about 179,000 businesses at the end of 20... Read More

Report shows groundwater levels on the rise

The 2015 Nebraska Statewide Groundwater-Level Monitoring Report reveals that much of the state is beginning to recover from the 2012-13 drought. From spring 2014 to spring 2015, water levels began to rise after significant declines resulting from ... Read More

Senator: Oversight still needed for ACCESS Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ The chairwoman of a committee that investigated problems with Nebraska's public benefits service says the system has improved, but lawmakers should continue their oversight.  Sen. Sara Howard of Omaha said Monday that ACCESS Neb... Read More

Husker Recruiting Profile

Nebraska’s highest rated recruit is Lamar Jackson. The 4-star product, who is also 71st in the ESPN Top 300, hails from Elk Grove, California and has all of the tools to make an immediate impact right away for the Huskers. Jackson is listed as an a... Read More

Central Plains Irrigation Conference planned for Feb. 23-24

KEARNEY, Neb. – The 2016 Central Plains Irrigation Conference and Exposition will take place Feb. 23-24 at the Holiday Inn Convention Center in Kearney, Nebraska. Kansas State University, Colorado State University, the University of Nebraska and th... Read More

APHIS Seeks Public Comment on Proposed Biotechnology Regulations

OMAHA (DTN) -- USDA is asking for the public's input on whether the agency should draw up new rules to regulate biotechnology products, according to a notice filed in the Federal Register this week. The Animal Plant Health Inspection Service h... Read More