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The Mid-Plains Center for Enterprise offers free ATV Training for kids ages 6-16

More these days, farmers are turning to ATV use for transportation around the farm and ranch. With kids being able to drive ATV's it is important that they are driving safely. The Mid-Plains Center fo... Read More

Group works to plant native prairie grass on Nebraska land

  NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) _ Thanks to a $700,000 grant and an organization's efforts, around 15,500 acres of land south of North Platte is looking greener.   Four of Nebraska's Natural Resource Districts bought the land and formed ... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

AMERICAN LEAGUE Final  Detroit        9  Baltimore       8 Final  Toronto        5  Kansas City     2 Final  Boston         8  Chi White Sox   2 Final  Texas          7  N-Y Yankees     6 ... Read More

Ne Gov. Ricketts Announces Trade Mission to Japan

Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts announced that he and Lt. Governor Mike Foley will lead trade delegations to Japan in September in a continuing effort to grow Nebraska’s economy through foreign trade and investment. Gov. Ricketts will lead a del... Read More

NCGA to Congress: Farmers Need Safe, Reliable Roads & Bridges

The National Corn Growers Association today expressed disappointment that Congress failed to pass a long-term highway funding bill before its August recess. Congress voted to extend the United States Highway Trust Fund’s authorization through Oct. ... Read More

NU President Bounds visits communities to learn more about the state

The President of the University of Nebraska system says he's learned a great deal about the institution he heads and Nebraska in his first  110 days on the job.  NU President Hank Bounds is visiting some communities in west-central, central and sou... Read More

Astray SUV wraps camper around tree

COZAD - An eastbound SUV hauling a camper rolled into the south ditch coming to rest on the driver side at approximately 3:00 p.m. on Thursday afternoon at mile marker 226 on Interstate 80 or four miles east of Cozad. Nebraska State Patrol Trooper... Read More

Mountain Lion spotted in Wayne

A mountain lion was reportedly spotted in Wayne Wednesday evening. The Wayne Herald reports local residents reported seeing the mountain lion on the walking trail by the southwest corner of the Wayne Bark Park. Another mountain lion sighting wa... Read More

Digital Platforms Spread Beef Message to Consumers

The beef checkoff program's national digital advertising effort, now in its second year, is having tremendous success in a competitive marketplace. Already this year, digital advertising netted a 700 percent increase in the acquisition rate of ne... Read More

3-semi accident closes westbound I-80 traffic for almost 5 hours

ELM CREEK - The Nebraska State Patrol shut down westbound Interstate 80 from Odessa to Elm Creek for nearly five hours on Thursday after a three-vehicle accident. An over-dimensional semi hauling a wind turbine tower base was involved in two semi's c... Read More

Holdrege shooting suspect arrested

  On Friday July 24 the Holdrege Police Department obtained an arrest warrant for Julio Valenzuela, for the shooting of 34 year old Donald Handy III of Cozad. Thursday morning, July 30th the Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jul... Read More