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$145,000 Up for Grabs:  Farm Bureau Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge

The American Farm Bureau Federation today announced applications for the Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge will be accepted beginning June 1 through June 30. Entrepreneurs will compete for $145,000 in ... Read More

Buffett says next Berkshire CEO needs operations background

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ Billionaire Warren Buffett says Berkshire Hathaway's next CEO will need to have experience running a company, not just investing. The topic of Berkshire's future came up at Saturday's annual meeting as Buffett celebrated 50 years o... Read More

GPAC Track And Field Results

(Sioux Center, Iowa) – The Doane College women and Concordia University men claimed team titles on Saturday at the 2015 Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) Outdoor Track and Field Championships. The Tiger women scored 225 points, while the Bull... Read More

Valmont Coatings Division Wins the Prestigious

OMAHA, Neb., April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Valmont Industries, Inc. (NYSE: VMI), is a global leader, designing and manufacturing highly engineered products that support global infrastructure development and agricultural productivity.  Its products ... Read More

Buffett says new oil train rules will affect BNSF railroad

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ The federal government's new standards for shipping crude oil by rail will have a significant impact on Berkshire Hathaway's BNSF railroad and its Union Tank Car business. Berkshire CEO Warren Buffett says he hasn't studied the rul... Read More

SWC Track & Field Results

Results from Saturday's Meet SWC 2015 Results...... Read More

Minimum wage cut? Nebraska teens say they need the money

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska legislators who support a proposed minimum wage cut for student workers argue pay is less important for young employees than learning the value of hard work, but some teens say they're saving for college or helping pay f... Read More

Zoetis Accepting Nominations for Pig Caregivers Award

Do you know a pig caregiver who goes above and beyond to consistently provide superior pig care? Nominate him or her for the Honoring Caregivers award from Zoetis. Nominations for the Honoring Caregivers award — which recognizes exemplary pig ca... Read More

Nebraska Danger come from 15 points down to win in overtime

After a game highlighted by the inability to put the ball in the end zone, the Nebraska Danger beat the Billings Wolves 64-61 in overtime at the Heartland Event Center Saturday night. The first quarter saw the score go back and forth. A Jameel Sew... Read More

Another Loper Gets NFL Chance

Kearney, Neb. – Former Nebraska-Kearney offensive linemen Cole Manhart signed a free agent deal with the Philadelphia Eagles Saturday night. The two-time Division II All-American is the 10th Loper since 2000 to sign a free agent contract or rece... Read More

Storm's season comes to an end with Game 4 loss

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Sioux Falls Stampede defeated the Tri-City Storm 7-3 in Game 4 of the Western Conference Final on Saturday night at the Denny Sanford Premier Center, putting an end to the Storm’s season by winning the series three game... Read More