Governor's Ag Conference Set for Kearney

NORFOLK – Many big ticket issues surrounding agriculture will be on display in March at the 27th Governor's Ag Conference in Kearney. Governor Pete Ricketts announced in a conference call Thursda... Read More

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Republican Ben Sasse has been named chairman of the U.S. Senate Agriculture Committee's Subcommittee on Livestock, Marketing, and Agriculture Security. A news release Wednesday announcing the appointment says the sub... Read More

OMAHA -- The National Weather Service in Omaha has issued a Wind Advisory now in effect until 7 am CST tomorrow (Thursday) morning. Strong winds will develop by mid evening and continue much of the night. Winds with sustained speeds from around 25 ... Read More

HUMPRHREY - A Platte County 4-H group has qualified for a state robotics competition next month. The Memory Minions took home the first place trophy in the FIRST LEGO League Regional in Nebraska City on Saturday and are now preparing for the S... Read More

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Wild-West-like crime called “cattle rustling” appears to have resurfaced. Authorities say three Omaha residents are suspected of stealing cattle from Northeast Nebraska and Western Iowa. Fifty-seven-year-old Ervin Jaco... Read More

MADISON - At-risk youth who get suspended or removed from school will soon have a new place to go in Norfolk. The Madison County Board of Commissioners Tuesday agreed to lease space in The Centrum building on Fourth Street in Norfolk to host a juv... Read More

NELIGH - The trial of a woman accused of stealing from the Village of Oakdale has been delayed. Thirty-one year old Megan Brandt appeared in Antelope County District Court Wednesday. District Judge Mark Johnson approved a motion to continue the tr... Read More

NELIGH - A Boone County man is avoiding additional jail time, but is facing fines for his involvement in a cattle-theft scheme in Antelope County. Twenty-seven year old Benjamin Johnson of St. Edward was sentenced to five years of probation and gi... Read More

WASHINGTON (AP) — Herding cattle. Counting fish. Taking an animal's temperature. Applying pesticides. The president of the National Farmers Union says that when it comes to drones, "your imagination can go pretty wild in terms of what would be p... Read More

COLUMBUS - A Columbus man facing felony child abuse charges is making his first appearance in court Wednesday morning. Court documents state that 24 year-old Ryan Roberts appeared before Platte County Court Wednesday morning at 10:30 A.M. Rober... Read More

NORFOLK - Buzzer beaters are starting to become a nightly occurrence in Northeast Nebraska. Norfolk Catholic had two on Tuesday night. The Knights played host to the O'Neill Eagles, coming into the contest 7-9 on the year. David Engelhaupt kick... Read More