Thedford and Stapleton High School Rodeo Results

Thedford and Stapleton High School Rodeo Results

Nebraska High School Rodeo Association student athletes spent their weekend in Thedford and Stapleton. Here are results from both days of rodeo, per the NEHSRA: Day 1: Thedford - Thomas County Fairgrounds NE - Sat May 18  Tie Down NeHSRA #PlaceNameScore/Time4221Schrunk, Kaddo - Pender NE11.8304402Mead, Luke - Norfolk NE12.0802123Drueke, Taylor…
ASI Awarded Additional NADPRP Grant

ASI Awarded Additional NADPRP Grant

The American Sheep Industry Association has been awarded a National Animal Disease Preparedness and Response Program grant for $111,110 to evaluate the traceability of livestock marketed in an auction market setting utilizing electronic identification in a Foot and Mouth Disease outbreak through collaboration with industry and state partners. The purpose…
K-State breaks ground on Global Center for Grain and Food Innovation

K-State breaks ground on Global Center for Grain and Food Innovation

MANHATTAN, Kan. – Kansas State University has launched a project that will bring together two of its strongest agricultural programs under one roof. The university held a groundbreaking ceremony on May 17 for the Global Center for Grain and Food Innovation, to be located just off the corner of Claflin Road…
Supernovas win title

Supernovas win title

OMAHA, Neb. — From preseason favorites to first-ever champions, the Omaha Supernovas (18-8) swept the Grand Rapids Rise (13-13) 25-13, 26-24, 25-22 Saturday in front of 10,678 to become the inaugural PVF Champions.  Saturday marked the third sweep in the month of May for the Supernovas. Omaha had three sweeps combined in the…
Huskers earn 2nd seed in Big Ten tournament

Huskers earn 2nd seed in Big Ten tournament

Nebraska has claimed the No. 2 seed in next week’s Big Ten Baseball Tournament on May 21-26 at Charles Schwab Field in Omaha. The Huskers finished 2nd in the regular season standings to Illinois. The Huskers take on seventh-seeded Ohio State on Tuesday, May 21 at 2 p.m. The winner…
Class D State Track Results from Saturday

Class D State Track Results from Saturday

Class DGirls Shot Put17th- Anastin Geisert- Pender- 33' 4" Girls Triple Jump6th- Isabella Wegner- Howells-Dodge- 34' 10.25"21st- Allie Rutar- Pender- 31' 5.25" Girls 800 M Run5th- Kyla Krusemark- Pender- 2:26.7711th- Jala Krusemark- Pender- 2:29.02 Boys 4x100 M Relay15th- Pender- Aiden Beckman, Trent Hansen, Reece Heineman, Sean Krusemark- 46.97 Boys Discus6th-…
Class C State Track Results from Saturday

Class C State Track Results from Saturday

Class CBoys Pole Vault1st- Jordan Settles- North Bend Central- 14' 00"6th- Walker Ott- Wisner-Pilger- 13' 00"Braxton Siebrandt- Wisner-Pilger- NM Boys Discus17th- Brady Johnson- Oakland-Craig- 143' 1"Braylon Anderson- Oakland-Craig- NM Girls Triple Jump3rd- Maizie Stoklasa- Clarkson/Leigh- 36' 11.25"5th- Jocelynn Skoda- GACC- 36' 2.50"10th- Isabel Hass- GACC- 34' 8.25"14th- Brynn Settje- Clarkson/Leigh-…
NPPC Secure Pork Priorities in House Farm Bill

NPPC Secure Pork Priorities in House Farm Bill

The National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) applauds the U.S. House Agriculture Committee’s unveiling of its 2024 Farm Bill. “America’s pork producers appreciate Chairman G.T. Thompson’s willingness to listen, put pen to paper, and address the most pressing issues facing the agriculture industry across the country – a prime example of…
Greg Wagner (Game & Parks) w/JD Gibbs

Greg Wagner (Game & Parks) w/JD Gibbs

This week when Greg Wagner from Nebraska Game and Parks joined JD Gibbs on Midday in MidAmerica, the guys first talked about this weekend's free fishing and park entry day at Nebraska's state areas. The two also talked about fishing, ticks, turkeys and mushrooms.
Weekly Weather Outlook and Update: May 18, 2024

Weekly Weather Outlook and Update: May 18, 2024

Sunshine and the 80sThe next few days will feature plenty of sunshine and warm temperatures, especially Friday, May 17 when highs should easily exceed 80 statewide. Temperatures may even be every bit of 90 around North Platte, Valentine and Bloomfield on Friday. It will also be relatively breezy, especially in…