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Nebraskans push for increased commitment to renewable energy in hearing

LINCOLN--Sens. Ken Haar of Malcolm and Tyson Larson of O'Neill heard testimony Wednesday from leaders from around the state calling for a response to the growing threat of climate change and an incr... Read More

ASSOCIATED PRESS - Authorities have cleared a western Kansas police officer of wrongdoing in a shooting death. Ellis County Attorney Thomas Drees said in a release Thursday that no crime occurred because the Hays officer was acting in self-defense... Read More

New Fort Riley Commander

ASSOCIATED PRESS - The Army has named a new commander at Fort Riley, Kansas, to replace an officer who was fired Monday, just weeks before soldiers from the 1st Infantry Division deploy to Iraq. Maj. Gen. Joseph Martin is assuming command of the d... Read More

Nebraska State Patrol IDs 3 killed in fiery I-80 crash

(GIBBON, NEB.) — The Nebraska State Patrol has released the names of the three people killed in a fiery multiple vehicle crash on Interstate 80 on Friday, Sept. 23. The crash, which occurred about a mile east of the Gibbon exit, claimed the liv... Read More

Local Red Cross seeks nominations for Heartland Heroes

GRAND ISLAND, NEB. September 30, 2016 – The American Red Cross of Central and Western Nebraska has opened the nomination process for “Heartland Heroes: A Centennial Celebration.” Through October 28, Nebraskans are encouraged to visit our we... Read More

Prosecutor: Unarmed man shot to death when he charged deputy

LOUISVILLE, Neb. (AP) _ A county prosecutor says an unarmed 23-year-old Louisville man killed by a Cass County deputy during a traffic stop last week had charged the deputy before he was shot. Cass County Attorney Nathan Cox said in a written rele... Read More

Grants Available to SD 4-H Clubs and FFA or FCCLA Chapters

The South Dakota Department of Agriculture (SDDA) announces that grant funding is now available through the Building Our South Dakota Rural Communities (BOSDRC) grant program. As summer comes to an end and school begins across the state, we start ... Read More

(AUDIO) House Passes WRDA Bill

Yesterday the House of Representatives passed the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) of 2016 by a vote of 399-25.  The Senate passed its version of WRDA on September 15.  The House and the Senate now need to meet via conference to reconcile the... Read More

York man ejected from vehicle near Bradshaw; vehicle becomes engulfed in flames

BRADSHAW – A 19-year-old York man was involved in a one vehicle rollover Thursday morning that completely engulfed his vehicle in flames. The York Fire Department was dispatched to the intersection of Road 13 and Road I or approximately two mile... Read More

Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Memory of Shimon Peres

LINCOLN – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts, in accordance with a proclamation from President Barack Obama, announced that all U.S. and Nebraska flags are to be flown at half-staff in memory of Shimon Peres, former President and Prime Minister of ... Read More

Southern Corn Rust Strikes Again in Midwest

ROCKVILLE, Md. (DTN) -- David Brown, of Carmine, Illinois, probably wouldn't call himself a Southerner. But the corn, soybean and wheat farmer is getting a taste of Southern crop management this year, after southern corn rust breached the Mason-Dixon... Read More