Fairley and Stedman Take Home Young Farmer and Rancher Awards
Dustin Fairley of Fairbury was selected as the winner of Nebraska Farm Bureau's 2013 Young Farmers and Ranchers Discussion Meet, and Stephanie Stedman of Burr was named the recipient of the 2013 Young Farmers and Ranchers Excellence in Agriculture award.
Tracking Snow Moving In
A winter weather advisory is effective across the Omaha metro and most of the Heartland beginning at 3 AM until 6 PM Sunday.
Fairbury Woman Arrested After Police Say She Stole More Than $17,000
During the investigation police discovered Dux wrote over $17,000 in checks that were unauthorized.
Nebraska Teen Honored for Saving Man from Drowning
A Fairbury teenager was nominated more than 75 times to the American Red Cross for saving a man's life this past Labor Day.
Health law business insurance site delayed 1 year
The Obama administration is delaying yet another aspect of the health care law, putting off until next November the launch of an online portal to the health insurance marketplace for small businesses.
Mali's coup leader arrested
Authorities say a suspect sought in the deaths of a Kansas mother and her three young children has been captured after a manhunt.
'Cosmic artist' Jack Armstrong accused of rape
An Ohio couple committed a crime when they recently gave child welfare officials a 9-year-old boy they raised from infancy, a prosecutor has said.
Italy Senate expels 3-time ex-Premier Berlusconi
Since the government began requiring ethanol be added to gasoline, the states of Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and Nebraska have lost 2.8 million acres of land set aside in the U.S.... Pheasants once drew hundreds of weekend hunters to Fairbury, Neb., each fall, filling the 45 rooms at Randy Brown's Capri Motel with sportsmen ... (more)