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Youth Animal Science Field Day Thursday in Curtis

By NCTA News Service Put a stethoscope to the side of a horse? Check out the reproductive tract of a …Read More

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3rd Bird Flu Case Discovered in Nebraska

By: Associated Press PONCA, Neb. (AP) – The Nebraska Department of Agriculture has announced a third case of avian flu …Read More

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NSAA Board Votes not to Extend Contract of Blanford-Green

  By: Associated Press LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – The Nebraska School Activities Association board of directors has voted not extend …Read More

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Ricketts Appeals to Public to Flip Death Penalty Votes

By: Associated Press LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts is ramping up pressure on lawmakers to try to …Read More

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Nebraska Senators Urge EPA to back Biofuels Industry

By: Associated Press LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – Nebraska senators are pushing the Environmental Protection Agency to hold its support for …Read More

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Western Livestock Challenge coming to Rushville

A new event to our area, the Western Livestock Challenge will be held on Thursday, May 28, at the Sheridan …Read More

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Personal Property Tax Break for Nebraska Businesses Passes

By: Associated Press Nebraska farmers and business owners could get a property tax exemption under a bill passed by lawmakers. …Read More

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Nebraska Senators Pass Cannabis Study for Seizure Sufferers

By: Associated Press LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – Nebraska residents suffering from intractable seizures could have one more treatment option under …Read More

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Scottsbluff Man Facing Drug Charges Accused of Stealing from Father

By: Associated Press GERING, Neb. (AP) – A 27-year-old Scottsbluff man who faces three drug charges also is accused of …Read More

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Search Continues for Missing North Platte Teens

By: Associated Press NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) – Divers are expected to enter a rushing river in western Nebraska on …Read More

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NDOR Releases April Traffic Fatality Toll

APRIL TRAFFIC FATALITY TOLL 16 During the month of April 2015, sixteen persons were killed in traffic crashes on Nebraska …Read More

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Ricketts Signs $8.7 Billion Budget

By: Associated Press Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts has signed a new two-year budget that includes $408 million in state money …Read More

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Lawmakers Appprove Bill to Abolish Death Penalty

By GRANT SCHULTE Associated Press LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – Nebraska lawmakers gave final approval to a bill abolishing the death …Read More

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Nebraska Farm Income Down in 2014

By: Associated Press OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – A recent report from the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City shows lower …Read More

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Summer Hours Expand at the Monument

  Scotts Bluff National Monument will expand hours for the summer starting Saturday, May 23. To better serve visitors, the …Read More

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Most of the Corn/Soybean Crop in, Despite Wet Weather

By: Associated Press LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – Farmers had trouble getting out in the field last week because of widespread …Read More

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Nebraska Poultry Events can continue despite Bird Flu

By: Associated Press OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – Nebraska officials have decided to monitor poultry events at county fairs and other …Read More

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South Platte Ebbing after Minor Flooding

By:Associated Press NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) – A flood warning remains in effect but the South Platte River has crested …Read More

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Boating Ban at Bridgeport State Recreation Area due to Loose Moose

Officials of the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission have implemented a temporary boating ban on Center Lake at Bridgeport State …Read More

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New Fuel Tax Will Help Fund Nebraska Road Construction Projects

By GRANT SCHULTE Associated Press LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – Nebraska officials say the state’s upcoming fuel tax increase will help …Read More

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2 Marines with Nebraska Ties Die in Nepal Helicopter Crash

By: Associated Press LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – Two U.S. Marines with Nebraska ties were among the six Marines and two …Read More

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Sidney Man gets Life Sentence for Murder Conviction

By: Associated Press LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – The Nebraska Supreme Court has affirmed the first-degree murder conviction of a western …Read More

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