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The Center for Rural Affairs in Lyons is getting a $99,000 federal grant to provide training and business assistance to two small businesses that will specialize in growing vegetables.
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The Western Nebraska Veterans' Home in Scottsbluff, Nebraska recently received its fifth deficiency-free survey from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
7 hrs ago | Roll Call
Rep. Lee Terry, R-Neb., has a history of making races closer than they need to be - and 2014 appears to be no different.
10 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com
The U.S. Department of Agriculture says about 54 percent of the state's wheat crop has now been harvest, which is slightly behind the average of 61 percent.
13 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle
University of Nebraska Medical Center and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln researchers have been working since 2008 with the U.S. Army's Joint Warfighter Medical Research Program to develop miniature robotic technology.
17 hrs ago | KLKN
A 16-year-old Fullerton boy has died after being ejected from a car during a rollover crash in central Nebraska.
19 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald
Nearly a dozen states believe they've found a way to encourage people to save more money - and have fun doing it.
19 hrs ago | KBMT
Courtesy NBC News IDEAL, South Dakota - Facing the sunrise on a frigid morning, Rosebud Sioux tribal leader Royal Yellow Hawk offered an ancient prayer in song, his voice periodically muffled by the whistling prairie wind.
Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over the Ukraine on Thursday, and Sunday night Nebraskans held a vigil in Grand Island.
"Heaven Is for Real" : In this family drama, Colton Burpo, the angelic 4-year-old son of a Nebraska pastor, has emergency surgery and while under anesthesia experiences a series of visions, including watching his own operation, observing the prayers of his anguished parents and meeting Jesus.
An incredible new photographic journalism project is documenting the lives and stories of a handful of queer kids across America through a project titled " We Are The Youth ."
This story starts in 2005-current Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman was then serving out a term having succeeded Mike Johanns who left to become Bush's Secretary of Agriculture.
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A Custer County man sentenced to life in prison last month for kidnapping and assaulting his ex-wife has been denied a new trial.
Good thing I had pulled off the interstate for gas in central Nebraska, or I would have missed a terrific side trip.
James Franklin and his staff pulled off a double play Saturday morning as Penn State picked up its 18th commit for the Class of 2015 in four-star New Jersey wide receiver Irvin Charles today, and landed its first commit for the Class of 2016 in four-star running back Miles Sanders of Pittsburgh.
Deborah Gilg, the U.S. Attorney for Nebraska, announced that 47-year-old Bobby Gene Clark Jr., of York, was sentenced Friday in Lincoln's federal court.
Updated: Mon Jul 21, 2014 09:51 pm
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