Vesicular Stomatitis Diagnosed in Wheeler County Nebraska

LINCOLN – According to State Veterinarian Dr. Dennis Hughes, the Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) has confirmed a diagnosis of Vesicular Stomatitis (VS) in cattle on two farms in Wheeler Cou... Read More

Switching to soybeans? Make sure fields are ready.

INDIANAPOLIS — Nov. 24, 2014 — Thinking about putting soybeans back into your rotation next season? If you’ve been following a corn-on-corn cropping strategy in recent years, plan ahead to make sure your fields are ready for the switch to so... Read More

Immigration Orders Won’t Help Milk Producers

Last week’s announcement of executive orders on immigration will not help the future needs of dairy farmers, according to the National Milk Producers Federation. President and CEO Jim Mulhern said "We still need congressional action." Mulhern said ... Read More

Cady Leads Huskers To Win

Lincoln, Neb. - Emily Cady scored a career-high 25 points and added nine rebounds as No. 16 Nebraska rolled to a 66-43 women's basketball win over Utah on Sunday afternoon at the Bob Devaney Sports Center. The Huskers, who played their first game on ... Read More

NHL Scores

NHL Sunday's Games= St. Louis 4, Winnipeg 2 N.Y. Rangers 5, Montreal 0 Anaheim 2, Arizona 1 Vancouver 4, Chicago 1 Monday's Games= Pittsburgh at Boston, 7 p.m. Philadelphia at N.Y. Islanders, 7 p.m. Ottawa at Detroit, 7:30 p.m. Minnesot... Read More

NBA Scores and Schedule

NBA Sunday's Games= Memphis 107, L.A. Clippers 91 Miami 94, Charlotte 93 Portland 94, Boston 88 Golden State 91, Oklahoma City 86 Denver 101, L.A. Lakers 94, OT Monday's Games= Portland at Philadelphia, 7 p.m. L.A. Clippers at Charlotte,... Read More

Chautauqua coming to Kearney and Alliance

The Nebraska Chautauqua is set to be in Alliance and Kearney in June of 2015. Program Manager Kristi Hayek Carley says each city has a historical background with the Chautauqua. "Well we looked at where we've been already, or where we've visited a... Read More

Kansas prisons face staffing shortages

ASSOCIATED PRESS - The interim director of the Kansas Association of State Employees says state correctional officers are being put at risk because of critical staffing shortages in state prisons. The Lawrence Journal-World reports that Rebecca Pr... Read More

Depletion Of Ogallala Aquifer Empties Streams

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP)- The depletion of the Ogallala Aquifer is causing western Kansas to lose many of its perennial streams. A water expert said at a workshop in Lawrence last week that many streams in western Kansas used to be fed by the aquifer ... Read More

Oregon GMO ballot Heads to Likely Recount

The Oregon GMO labeling fight is not over yet as the ballot issue appears headed for a recount. The Oregonian reports new totals show the initiative losing by fewer than 1,500 votes. Measure 92 moved into range of an automatic recount after Multnomah... Read More

School funding suit complicates Kansas budget fix

TOPEKA, Kansas (AP) — Even before state courts decide whether Kansas spends enough money on public schools, an education funding lawsuit is complicating efforts by legislators and Gov. Sam Brownback to close budget shortfalls. A three-judge pane... Read More