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New Pipeline Infrastructure Key to Rail Backlog, Helping America's Farmers

WASHINGTON, July 22, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Expanding America's pipeline infrastructure would relieve the nation's overburdened freight rail network and improve service for farmers nationwide... Read More

Kansas budget director to outline spending cuts Thursday

ASSOCIATED PRESS - Gov. Sam Brownback’s budget director is preparing to outline $50 million in adjustments to keep the current Kansas budget from resulting in a deficit. Budget director Shawn Sullivan scheduled a news conference for 4 p.m. Thurs... Read More

15th Annual Sandhills Open Road Challenge August 6-8

The 15th Annual Sandhills Open Road Challenge is coming up on August 6-8, and there are 140 cars registered from 40 different states.   Starting at 8:30 a.m. on August 8th, cars will line up in Arnold racing 56 miles down the road to Dunning. This ... Read More

Indians avoid winless homestand, beat Royals 12-1

CLEVELAND (AP) _ Corey Kluber took a shutout into the ninth, rookie Francisco Lindor hit a three-run homer and had a career-high four RBIs, and the Indians avoided a winless homestand with a 12-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday. M... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

INTERLEAGUE Final  Pittsburgh     10  Minnesota      4 Final  Arizona         8  Seattle        2 Final  Baltimore       2  Atlanta        0 Final  Toronto         8  Philadelphia   2 Fina... Read More

Tiemann Elected New U.S. Grains Council Chairman

MONTREAL, CANADA – Alan Tiemann, a farmer from Nebraska, was elected today as U.S. Grains Council chairman during the organization’s 55th Annual Board of Delegates Meeting in Montreal, Canada.  “Markets don’t just happen, we have to work... Read More

AQuESTT to build a broader, bolder & better school system

KEARNEY - Public Schools and School Districts will now receive classifications this upcoming fall after a new system, AQuESTT is put into place. The announcement was made to approximately 1,000 school administrators Wednesday morning during Administ... Read More

Soybean Yield Calculator: A New Mobile App from K-State

A new mobile app for estimating soybean yields is now available from Kansas State University. KSUSoyYieldCalc is a native Android application that helps with yield estimation of soybeans before harvest following the conventional approach of counti... Read More

Three arrests made in Kearney Credit Union robbery

  United States Attorney Deborah R. Gilg announces the arrests of three men believed to be responsible for the October 17, 2014, robbery of the Kearney Eaton Employees Credit Union.   At approximately 9:15 a.m., two men wearing wor... Read More

AK-47 Bandit strikes again

It is believed the AK-47 Bandit struck again; this time in Mason City, Iowa. On Tuesday, July 28, 2015, at approximately 9:55 a.m. the Heartland Community Credit Union at 1602 S. Monroe Avenue was robbed. The lone male suspect was described as a whit... Read More

New Green Coats: NJAA Board of Directors

Twelve young men and women represent the Angus breed as the National Junior Angus Board (NJAB). In their easily recognizable green coats, the juniors serve as friendly helpers, compassionate mentors and dedicated leaders. During the 2015 National Jun... Read More