KTIC NewsCenter Morning Update 12-7-22

KTIC NewsCenter Morning Update 12-7-22

Governor Ricketts has made it known that he hopes to be appointed US Senator to take over when Ben Sasse resigns. A company that employed children as young as 13 to clean dangerous equipment in meat packing plants has been ordered by a judge to comply with child labor laws.…
Farmer Sentiment Unchanged Despite High Costs, Rising Interest Rates

Farmer Sentiment Unchanged Despite High Costs, Rising Interest Rates

There wasn’t much movement in the November Purdue University/CME Group Ag Economy Barometer. The index read 102 for the month, unchanged from October. However, the Current Conditions Index dropped three points to 98, while the Future Expectations Index rose two points to a reading of 104. Even though producer sentiment…
Market Forces Changing Across Ag, Machinery, and Truck Industries as Year End Approaches

Market Forces Changing Across Ag, Machinery, and Truck Industries as Year End Approaches

LINCOLN, Neb.,  /PRNewswire/ -- The latest market reports from Sandhills Global reveal mixed signals across Sandhills marketplaces. Used heavy-duty truck and semitrailer markets, for example, are still accruing inventory, continuing a recovery trend that began in Q2 2022 after a period of historic inventory lows. As inventory grows, used heavy-duty truck and trailer…
Iowa Men fall to Duke in Jimmy V Classic

Iowa Men fall to Duke in Jimmy V Classic

NEW YORK – The University of Iowa men’s basketball team fell, 74-62, to No. 15 Duke in the Jimmy V Classic on Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden. Iowa moves to 6-2 on the season. Redshirt junior Patrick McCaffery and freshman Dasonte Bowen led the Hawkeyes in scoring with 12 points, apiece. Bowen’s points came…
PSC Awards Second Round of Grants for Nebraska Broadband Bridge Program

PSC Awards Second Round of Grants for Nebraska Broadband Bridge Program

Lincoln, DECEMBER 6, 2022 – The Nebraska Public Service Commission today, Tuesday,December 6, approved an order (C-5368) awarding 37 grants totaling $20,351,778.01 from theNebraska Broadband Bridge Program (NBBP). “As expected, the second-year of the NBBP grant program has surpassed the initial fundingyear,” said Commission Chair Dan Watermeier. “We have a…
CCC Men fall at North Platte

CCC Men fall at North Platte

The CCC Men's Basketball Team lost 89-84 at North Platte Tuesday night. Trey Deveaux had 30 points to lead the Raiders. Central hosts the Hastings JV on Thursday at 6:00 p.m.
Creighton Volleyball Trio named All-Region

Creighton Volleyball Trio named All-Region

OMAHA, Neb. -- Three women from the Creighton Volleyball team were honored by the American Volleyball Coaches Association on Tuesday with All-Region honors. Sophomores Norah Sis and Kendra Wait were named First Team All-East Region for the second straight season, while senior Kiana Schmitt landed a spot on the All-East Region Honorable Mention Team. The East Region…