Resources and information available to aide Farmers’ Markets

MANHATTAN, Kan. –In efforts to continuously support farmers’ markets in the state, the Kansas Department of Agriculture, through the From the Land of Kansas agriculture trademark program, has coll... Read More

Congressional caseworker to visit North Platte

  Washington, D.C. – Constituents of Third District Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) who need assistance dealing with a federal agency are invited to attend a “Caseworker in Your Community” event on Wednesday, April 1, from 9:00 a.m. to ... Read More

Omaha Headed To Frozen Four

SOUTH BEND, Ind. – For the first time in school history, the Omaha hockey team earned a berth in the NCAA Frozen Four, beating RIT 4-0 in the Midwest Regional finals on Sunday night at Compton Family Ice Arena at Notre Dame. Ryan Massa made 40 save... Read More

Two county I-80 pursuit Sunday ends at Cozad

One person was arrested following a 26-mile pursuit Sunday afternoon on Interstate 80 in Lincoln and Dawson counties. According to initial information from Nebraska State Patrol, a trooper began the pursuit of an eastbound vehicle about 2 miles west ... Read More

Conventional Soybean Oil Fattens Mice in New Study

ST. LOUIS (DTN) -- Soybean oil might be making Americans fatter and sicker, according to new research from University of California-Riverside (UCR) scientists. They found that, despite eating the same amount of food, mice fed with a diet rich in con... Read More

Tractor Program Still in Effect

USDA NRCS continues to accept applications for FY2015 funding consideration under the EQIP National Air Quality Initiative (NAQI).  The NAQI priorities are placed on replacing and destroying in-use off-road farm equipment powered by Tier 0 diesel en... Read More

State Plane Flew Lawmaker To Vote

ASSOCIATED PRESS - State records show Rep. Virgil Peck of Montgomery County used a state plane to fly from western Kansas to Topeka and back to vote on school finance bill. Peck was the only passenger on the plane from Coffeyville to Topeka on Mar... Read More

(VIDEO) Roof Pros warehouse building destroyed in Sunday fire

  A building comprised mostly of wood and metal sheeting that once housed a lumber yard and a rental equipment business went up in flames Sunday. Lexington Fire Chief Dahlas Holbein tells the Rural Radio Network that firefighters were s... Read More

Bid approved for Fieldhouse building construction

  The Lexington City Council accepted a bid from T.L. Sund Constructors of Lexington Tuesday to construct the new Fieldhouse Facility at soccer fields to the north of the Optimist Outdoor Recreation complex. Sund's submitted the lowest of 5 b... Read More

Greetings from the University of Nebraska Rodeo Association

It’s another exciting year for the University of Nebraska Rodeo Association, and we’re pleased to share this information with our alumni, friends and members. Join us for our 2015 rodeo Please join us April 17 – 18 for the University of ... Read More

Huskers bring brooms and complete sweep of the Longhorns

Lincoln – The Nebraska baseball team (21-7, 3-0 Big Ten) completed a three-game sweep of the No. 16 Texas Longhorns (17-11, 5-1 Big 12) on Sunday afternoon at Hawks Field with a 6-2 win. The Huskers have posted sweeps in each of their last three we... Read More