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Lexington Police make arrests in probation search and domestic order

The Lexington Police Department is investigating an attempted theft of wheels and tires from a shop in the 700 block of N.Adams Street. It was reported around 2:30am on April 20th. Suspects ran when o... Read More

Paw Prints in Dawson County looks to reduce unwanted pets

A new legal nonprofit organization has formed in Dawson County with hopes of reducing homeless animals/pets. Paw Prints in Dawson County are working to raise enough funds to spay or neuter animals for homeowners who don't have the funds to do it them... Read More

Monsanto's Fraley discusses agricultural innovations, challenges

The public gathered Tuesday at Nebraska Innovation Campus to hear from Monsanto Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer Robert Fraley during the final Heuermann Lecture of the 2014-2015 season. The lecture was titled "2050: Agricultu... Read More

This Arbor Day put more green in spring with American Ethanol

LINCOLN, NEB. – From creating a cleaner air environment to forming windbreaks that stabilize the soil, planting trees is a sustainable effort that all Nebraskans are encouraged to participate in this Arbor Day. Also joining this sustainable effort ... Read More

UNL to break ground on new Veterinary Diagnostic Center

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is scheduled to break ground on a new Veterinary Diagnostic Center April 29 on UNL's East Campus. The groundbreaking is scheduled for 4 p.m. with a reception afterward in the Ken Morrison Life Sciences Research Cent... Read More

Hastings teacher accused of improper student relationship

HASTINGS, Neb.  A Hastings High School teacher has been arrested, accused of sexually assaulting a student. The Hastings Tribune reports that 38-year-old Johnathan Shafer was arrested on a warrant Thursday evening. Online jail records say he rema... Read More

Monsanto Ranks No. 43 on the 2015 DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity

ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 24, 2015-- For the seventh year in a row, DiversityInc(R) has recognized Monsanto Company for its commitment to diversity and inclusion by naming the sustainable agriculture company to its 2015 Top 50 Companies for D... Read More

House Ways and Means Committee Passes TPA Legislation

Last night, the House Ways and Means Committee passed Trade Promotion Authority legislation (H.R. 1890) by a bi-partisan vote of 25 to 13. National Cattlemen’s Beef Association President and Chugwater, Wyo. cattleman Philip Ellis issued the foll... Read More

Gothenburg Golf Invite Results  4-23

Gothenburg Invite 4-23 Jonah Wright, Scottsbluff                     72 Noah Hoffman, McCook                        73 Kort Steele, North Platte                       74 John Kenn... Read More

Group Warns that Budget Woes Threaten Kansas Highway Program

ASSOCIATED PRESS - A research group is warning the state’s 10-year highway program could be threatened if the Kansas Legislature continues to use State Highway Fund money for other state expenses. The Lawrence Journal-World reports state transpo... Read More

Cities, Colleges, Utilities Recognized for Planting Efforts

Over 100 cities, colleges, and utilities were recognized at the annual Tree City USA Recognition Day in Lincoln on April 1st. Courtesy/Nebraska Forest Service Cities recognized include Lexington, Cozad, Gothenburg, Holdrege, Arapahoe, Cambridg... Read More